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Transportation officials, firms unsure of Bollywood impact

Transportation officials, firms unsure of Bollywood impact

City transportation could be tested with up to 30,000 people expected in town for Bollywood, the International Indian Film Academy Awards events from Wednesday through Saturday.
Published: 04/20/14
Updated: 04/21/14
Country singer Kevin Sharp dies at 43

Country singer Kevin Sharp dies at 43

FAIR OAKS, Calif. — Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. He was 43.
Published: 04/21/14

Otto: Hello to Bollywood

Are you feeling the excitement? Got the buzz? Ready to party?
Published: 04/21/14

Miley Cyrus suffers allergic reaction, postpones tour

NEW YORK – Miley Cyrus is postponing her U.S. tour while she recovers from an allergic reaction to antibiotics, but will resume her performances in August.
Published: 04/20/14
Tampa International preps for unexpected with  Bollywood

Tampa International preps for unexpected with Bollywood

TAMPA — George Gyduska is ready for Bollywood, a good thing for those who worked for more than a year to host the International Indian Film Academy awards events in Tampa on Wednesday through Saturday....
Published: 04/20/14
'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

LOS ANGELES — Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.
Published: 04/20/14
Take me out to the sports bar — for food

Take me out to the sports bar — for food

Why, exactly, do we still need sports bars and restaurants?
Published: 04/20/14
India native wove threads of India, Tampa

India native wove threads of India, Tampa

TAMPA — Vijayadhwaja Rao didn’t write any of the checks that helped lure the Bollywood Oscars to Tampa. He didn’t travel to India or Macau to make the local pitch.
Published: 04/20/14
The Art of the Sari: Traditional dress will be common during IIFA

The Art of the Sari: Traditional dress will be common during IIFA

When the green carpets roll out next week for the four-day International Indian Film Academy Awards spectacular known as the “Bollywood Oscars,” stylish saris are expected to dazzle along with the stars.
Published: 04/19/14
Best Bets: Fun stuff to do in the Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun stuff to do in the Tampa Bay area this week

Here are our editors' picks for things to do in Tampa and beyond, from the Florida Orchestra's mash-up with classic video games to Record Store Day at shops around the area.
Published: 04/17/14
Updated: 04/19/14