TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather
Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014

Celebrity

Bartusiak, actress from 'The Patriot,' dies at 21

Skye McCole Bartusiak, young actress from 'The Patriot,' dies at age 21 in Houston apartment
Published: 07/20/14

AP Top News at 10:35 a.m. EDT

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) Escalating their ground offensive, Israeli troops backed by tanks and warplanes battled Hamas militants in a crowded neighborhood of Gaza City early Sunday. The fighting, including heavy Israeli tank fire, killed scores o...
Published: 07/20/14
Film, TV legend James Garner dies at 86

Film, TV legend James Garner dies at 86

NEW YORK – Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
Published: 07/20/14

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Memphis firefighters say an apartment fire started when three small children were playing with a cigarette lighter in the bedroom. PARIS, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee wildlife officials have drained Carroll Lake in western Tennessee ...
Published: 07/20/14

Leslie headlines 2015 women's Hall of Fame class

Lisa Leslie headlines 2015 women's hoops Hall of Fame class, with Budke and Goestenkors
Published: 07/19/14

Correction: Switzerland-Obit-Winter story

Correction: Switzerland-Obit-Winter story
Published: 07/19/14
Tom Hanks in Egypt to film 'Hologram for the King'

Tom Hanks in Egypt to film 'Hologram for the King'

Tom Hanks in Egypt along Red Sea to film parts of upcoming movie 'A Hologram for the King'
Published: 07/19/14

Jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies

New Orleans jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies a few days after his birthday at age 103
Published: 07/19/14

Jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies

New Orleans jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies a few days after his birthday at age 103
Published: 07/19/14

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Jason Taylor, president of the Chattanooga Times Free Press, has been named president and publisher of The Clarion-Ledger. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The title for Lady Antebellum's forthcoming new album, "747," refers to a hook i...
Published: 07/19/14