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Manhunt ends; homicide suspect captured in East Lake

Manhunt ends; homicide suspect captured in East Lake

A two-day manhunt in the East Lake area of Palm Harbor ended Sunday night when the suspect in a fatal stabbing Friday was taken into custody....
Updated: 4 mins ago

2 planes evacuated in Seattle, 3rd flight diverted to Dallas

SEATAC, Wash. — Two planes were evacuated upon arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Sunday due to what a spokesman called a “security concern.”
Updated: 8 hours ago

St. Pete man sets apartment on fire, police say

A St. Petersburg man faces arson charges after police say he barricaded himself inside his apartment Sunday and set it on fire.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Former CIA acting director offers chilling world view

It doesn’t take a CIA officer to figure out that the world is a rather dangerous and complex place.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Small depression opens on same Holiday road where sinkhole swallowed car

HOLIDAY — A small depression opened Sunday in Holiday Travel Park on the same street where a sinkhole swallowed a Hyundai Accent in November, Pasco County spokesman Doug Tobin said.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Opening statements next in murder trial of ex-Pat Hernandez

FALL RIVER, Mass. — Aaron Hernandez once seemed to be a man with a bright future. At age 23 he had a Super Bowl appearance under his belt and a $40 million contract as a star tight end with the New England Patriots. He and his fiancee had sta...
Updated: 8 hours ago

Wrong way driver in Hillsborough faces DUI charges

TAMPA — A 43-year-old Tampa woman was arrested Sunday morning after a Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputy saw her driving the wrong way on West Linebaugh Avenue, the sheriff’s office said.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Kris Keppel, longtime Land O’ Lakes cross country coach, dies

Kris Keppel, longtime Land O’ Lakes cross country coach, dies

Longtime Land O’ Lakes cross country and track coach Kris Keppel died Sunday afternoon after a nearly two-year battle with pancreatic cancer.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Millions of GMO mosquitoes could be set loose in Florida Keys

Millions of GMO mosquitoes could be set loose in Florida Keys

KEY WEST – Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Hillsborough deputies searching for 2-year-old boy

Hillsborough deputies searching for 2-year-old boy

TAMPA — Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office detectives want the public’s help in locating 2-year-old Leroy Tyrese Carlyle to confirm his well-being.
Updated: 12 hours ago