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Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014
Obama: Airstrikes to continue despite beheading
The U.S. military continued its attack on the Islamic State, denounced as a “cancer” by the president, despite the militant group’s grisly killing of an American journalist.
SeaWorld's decision to drop its appeal ends any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows. ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO
SeaWorld drops appeal of OSHA violation
About 72 percent of the dogs that have entered the Pet Resources animal shelter this year have left alive, Hillsborough Commissioner Ken Hagen said. TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO
Hillsborough seeks audit of animal shelter ‘live release rate’
Elisha Joy Kingsley
Former St. Pete teacher denies sex allegations


Schools now the frontline in the war on cheeseburgers

Joe Henderson Four years ago, President Barack Obama escalated the war on bacon double cheeseburgers and French fries by signing the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act.

Editorial: Don’t leave pot growers to chance
Editorial: Let new pier process run its course
Editorial: MacDill charter school prudent course of action
‘Yes, we are cranky’
Letters to the editor: Bad experience