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Find Fourth of July fireworks, parades and other fun in Tampa Bay area

Find Fourth of July fireworks, parades and other fun in Tampa Bay area

You don’t have to spend July 4 in the Tampa area lighting sparklers and burning hot dogs on your backyard grill this year (unless you really want to).
Updated: 4 hours ago
DisneyQuest closing to make way for NBA Experience at Downtown Disney

DisneyQuest closing to make way for NBA Experience at Downtown Disney

DisneyQuest, a landmark at Downtown Disney near Orlando since 1998, will close in 2016 to make way for an NBA-themed attraction and restaurant, the Orlando Sentinel reports....
Updated: 5 hours ago
Website ranks Florida the worst in everything

Website ranks Florida the worst in everything

Florida — a.k.a. the rest of this country’s comedy punching bag — has been dissed again.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Mastering the art of simple cooking

Mastering the art of simple cooking

Our 30-something niece Kim recently came to visit for a week and admitted to me she doesn’t cook much. She said it’s because it isn’t much fun preparing meals just for herself – and her three cherished cats.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Watch Alex Trebek rap the ‘Fresh Prince’ theme on ‘Jeopardy’

If there was ever a set of rap lyrics burned into the collective minds of anyone who lived through the ‘90s, it was the theme song to “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.”
Updated: 7 hours ago
TBOSeen: St. Petersburg among Top 10 cities to celebrate Fourth

TBOSeen: St. Petersburg among Top 10 cities to celebrate Fourth

As with most holidays, Fourth of July celebrations can become expensive. Between fireworks, beverages and cookout supplies, it’s easy to rack up a high bill.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?

Will latest inflammatory comments tarnish Trump's brand?

NEW YORK — Is Donald Trump’s business empire as Teflon-coated as his hair appears to be?
Published: 06/30/15
NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

NBC to Donald Trump: You're fired

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign.The network said it...
Published: 06/29/15
Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce win big at BET Awards

Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce win big at BET Awards

Though she was absent, Beyonce won three BET Awards, including video of the year for “7/11,” while Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj also won multiple awards at the all-star show Sunday night.
Published: 06/29/15
’Ted 2’ lags behind ‘Jurassic World,’ ‘Inside Out’

’Ted 2’ lags behind ‘Jurassic World,’ ‘Inside Out’

LOS ANGELES – A foul-mouthed Teddy bear is no match for a pack of dinosaurs.
Published: 06/28/15