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Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Prosecution rests in baby-tossing trial
After presenting DNA evidence showing the dead infant’s blood on the defendant’s clothes, the prosecution in the Richard McTear trial rested.
Rays relief pitcher Joel Peralta said he likely acquired the virus was visiting the Domincan Republic over the All-Star break. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
Third chikungunya case in Pinellas involved Rays’ Peralta
Detectives obtained arrested warrants for Frank Brice, left, and Jasper Dudley, both 19, of Manatee County. MANATEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Two sought in fatal shooting of teen outside Manatee theater
This Sunday photo provided by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office shows emergency personnel at the scene of a small plane crash in Caspersen Beach in Venice, Fla. Authorities say a U.S. Army sergeant was killed and his 9-year-old daughter seriously injured while walking on the sand when the plane crash landed.
U.S. Army sergeant killed in Caspersen Beach plane crash


Governor’s lack of outrage is outrageous

Paula Dockery Make no mistake, I am no softie on crime, nor do I believe that criminals should be coddled or treated with kid gloves. Those who break our laws should be held accountable.

Endorsement: Sheldon in attorney general primary
Editorial: Minority discipline disparity
Endorsement: Scott, Crist in primaries
Smoking out unfairness of new cigar law
Letters to the editor: Candidate reply