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Friday, Mar 27, 2015

Benghazi panel chief: Clinton wiped email server clean

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton wiped her email server “clean,” permanently deleting all emails from it, the Republican chairman of a House committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said today.
Updated: 6 mins ago
Jury says Silicon Valley firm did not discriminate against female employee

Jury says Silicon Valley firm did not discriminate against female employee

SAN FRANCISCO — A jury decided today that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female employee in a case that debated gender imbalance and working conditions for women in Silicon Valley.
Updated: 11 mins ago

JetBlue pilot who yelled during flight sues airline for $16M

NEW YORK - A JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida during a 2012 trip from New York to Las Vegas sued the airline for more than $16 million today, saying it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he w...
Updated: 19 mins ago
Tampa’s Riverwalk sprouted from small seeds

Tampa’s Riverwalk sprouted from small seeds

TAMPA — The city’s first Riverwalk was a modest wooden-plank boardwalk built in the area where Curtis Hixon Park now lies to mark the nation’s bicentennial in 1976.
Updated: 21 mins ago

Colorado defends pot law, says states free to legalize weed

DENVER - States are free to legalize marijuana, Colorado argued today in a filing to the U.S. Supreme Court in response to a lawsuit from neighboring states that have asked the nation's highest court to shut down Colorado's pot law....
Updated: 26 mins ago
‘Look Book’ previews Target’s Lilly Pulitzer line

‘Look Book’ previews Target’s Lilly Pulitzer line

TAMPA-Target Corp. thrilled legions of floral-print-loving women across the Internet Friday by releasing a #x201c;Look Book#x201d; preview of dresses and home goods designed by the popular designer Lilly Pulitzer. ...
Updated: 46 mins ago
Study: Youth with tattoos skeptical of tattoos, too

Study: Youth with tattoos skeptical of tattoos, too

TAMPA — He heard his mom’s advice so often he finally decided to get it tattooed onto his skin.
Updated: 52 mins ago
Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned by Italy high court

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned by Italy high court

ROME - Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 slaying of Knox's roommate, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case that captivated trial-watchers on both sides o...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Autopsies determine Detroit children found in freezer were slain

Autopsies determine Detroit children found in freezer were slain

DETROIT - A brother and sister whose bodies were found in a deep freezer in their Detroit home had been beaten to death, autopsies determined today, painting a more complete picture of the horrors that unfolded inside the home for years but that appa...
Updated: 1 hour ago

Fetus debate looms following charges in Colo. womb-cutting case

DENVER - Colorado Republicans today vowed to reopen a charged debate over a fetus' legal rights after prosecutors said they could not file homicide charges against a woman who allegedly cut an unborn child from her mother's belly....
Updated: 1 hour ago