TBO.com: Tampa Bay Online, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times - breaking news and weather.
Monday, Nov 24, 2014

Local Breaking News

Bucs’ Evans ties franchise record with 4-game touchdown streak

Bucs’ Evans ties franchise record with 4-game touchdown streak

Mike Evans ended one streak Sunday while extending another as the dynamic rookie receiver accounted for Tampa Bay’s lone touchdown.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Running game stymies Bucs, especially during crunch time

Running game stymies Bucs, especially during crunch time

CHICAGO — There was plenty of time left and the Buccaneers needed only one yard.
Updated: 22 hours ago
COLUMN

Scott unbeloved but in synch with most Floridians

GOP landslides such as the one witnessed earlier this month, though rare, happen with just enough frequency to make predicting the aftermath a no-brainer. Democrats will translate their shellacking into a call for Republicans to “reach across ...
Updated: 22 hours ago
Growth may force high-schoolers to change schools in south Hillsborough

Growth may force high-schoolers to change schools in south Hillsborough

RUSKIN — Hundreds of high-schoolers in south Hillsborough County could be reassigned to different schools next year as a way to deal with growth in the area.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Hillsborough continues land search for ferry service

Hillsborough continues land search for ferry service

TAMPA — A high-speed ferry service connecting South Hillsborough County with MacDill Air Force Base has been delayed as Hillsborough County continues to look for a ferry terminal site.
Updated: 23 hours ago

From taxes to texting: First bills filed for 2015 legislative session

TALLAHASSEE — With state lawmakers sworn in last Tuesday and organized for next year’s legislative session, it means one thing: Bring on the bills.
Updated: 23 hours ago

Inflatable obstacles put another twist on traditional 5K

TAMPA — While he sipped beer with a friend in Orlando last year, Stuart Kaul had an idea for a new kind of endurance event.
Updated: 23 hours ago
COLUMN

Second term will tell us who the real Rick Scott is

Rick Scott’s sudden U-turn halfway through his first term as Florida’s governor had tires squealing, rubber burning and heads shaking as people tried to figure him out.
Published: 11/23/14

Father of killed Navy SEAL works to create retreat for vets

The day the helicopter went down, 30 American families were thrust into the depths of despair. And like nearly 7,000 others since the war in Afghanistan began in October 2001, and the war in Iraq 17 months later, they have each been forced to cope in...
Published: 11/23/14
Disastrous quarter ensures another Bucs losing season

Disastrous quarter ensures another Bucs losing season

CHICAGO — Bears fans hadn’t been treated to a game like this since, well, Lovie Smith was their coach.
Published: 11/23/14