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Sunday, Nov 23, 2014

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USF’s White puts passion, precision on display

USF’s White puts passion, precision on display

USF quarterback Mike White is showing a flair for the dramatic, not to mention redemption. The Bulls are at Memphis this afternoon.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

TAMPA — Today’s high will be in the mid-70s. That means you’ll be nice and toasty when you’re done ice-skating.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Wrong-way driver on S.R. 70 killed in crash with semi

A Bradenton man driving the wrong way on State Road 70 was killed when his car hit a semitrailer Friday night in Myakka City, invesitgators said.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Underground grow house discovered in Lee County

Lee County deputies found an underground marijuana grow house beneath the foundation of a Lehigh Acres home with more than 100 pounds of drugs worth nearly $100,000.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Bradenton man, 87, receives second Purple Heart

An 87-year-old Bradenton resident received his second Purple Heart 63 years after serving in the Korean War.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Pedestrian hit by SUV on Largo road dies

A man walking across a Largo street was struck by a sport utility vehicle and killed late Friday, police said.
Updated: 17 hours ago

Tampa police seek van involved in pedestrian hit-and-run

Tampa police are looking for the driver of a van that fled after striking and critically injuring a pedestrian early Saturday.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Largo hospital expands into Clearwater

Largo hospital expands into Clearwater

Largo Medical Center is expanding into Clearwater with a full-service emergency care facility scheduled to open on Monday.
Updated: 18 hours ago

Hot Reads: Bucs have choices at running back

For the first time this season, Coach Lovie Smith likely will have to choose from among Doug Martin, Bobby Rainey and Charles Sims when deciding who should get the bulk of the carries.
Updated: 18 hours ago

Bucs notes: Defense looks to keep turnovers coming

Two early interceptions last week at Washington sparked the Bucs to a 10-point lead, and there figure to be more chances for takeaways Sunday when Tampa Bay heads to Soldier Field.
Updated: 18 hours ago