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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

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Tropical Storm Dolly forms off Mexico coast

The Associated Press
Updated: 4 hours ago
No injuries reported after Tampa house fire

No injuries reported after Tampa house fire

No injured were reported after a fire Tuesday morning at a northeast Tampa home.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

The loss spoiled the debut of Miami freshman quarterback Brad Kaaya and was successful ACC debut for Bobby Petrino's second stint as Louisville's coach.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Growing USF campus infuses vitality in downtown St. Petersburg

Growing USF campus infuses vitality in downtown St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — In some corners of the sprawling campus it's hard to tell where the University of South Florida St. Petersburg ends and where its namesake city begins.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Joyce's walk-off single gives Rays the win

Joyce's walk-off single gives Rays the win

Matt Joyce's 10th-inning opposite-field single scored Sean Rodriguez with the winning run in the Rays' 4-3 win against the Red Sox, only the Rays' fourth walk-off win of the season.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Prep cross country: Sickles’ Zentmeyer has eyes on state

Prep cross country: Sickles’ Zentmeyer has eyes on state

After a runner-up finish last season, Sickles' James Zentmeyer is pushing toward an ultimate goal.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went to great lengths all through the offseason and preseason to keep their new, supposedly more modern and up-tempo offensive attack under wraps.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Rays notebook: Geltz gets shot in pressure spot during his debut

Rays notebook: Geltz gets shot in pressure spot during his debut

RHP Steve Geltz, pitching with the tying run on second base, allowed a full-count single to Yoenis Cespedes that scored Mookie Betts and tied the score in a game the Rays won 4-3 in 10 innings.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Spanish Lyric Theatre founder Gonzalez bows out

Spanish Lyric Theatre founder Gonzalez bows out

Rene Gonzalez, 76, has led the theater company since its inception in 1959. His decision to bow out left some theater patrons in disbelief. But "even the pope retired," he says.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Plant City mom on mission to eradicate muscular disease

Plant City mom on mission to eradicate muscular disease

Shawn Santos has a simple explanation for her mission to raise awareness of spinal muscular atrophy, a rare genetic disease.
Updated: 5 hours ago