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Uber foresees possible deal with regulators in coming months

Uber foresees possible deal with regulators in coming months

Officials with the Uber ride-sharing company say that if all goes well, they might have a preliminary deal with local regulators to operate in Tampa — legitimately — within the next few months, with formal county laws possibly going int...
Updated: 5 mins ago
Busch Gardens offers ‘evil upgrades’ for Howl-O-Scream

Busch Gardens offers ‘evil upgrades’ for Howl-O-Scream

TAMPA — Busch Gardens is offering some “evil upgrades” to make Howl-O-Scream an even scarier event this Halloween season.
Updated: 9 mins ago
Parents: Utah mom didn’t understand abandoning baby

Parents: Utah mom didn’t understand abandoning baby

KEARNS, Utah – The Utah parents of a woman accused of abandoning her baby in a trash can say their daughter didn’t understand what she was doing was wrong.
Updated: 17 mins ago
Parents: Utah mom didn’t understand abandoning baby

Parents: Utah mom didn’t understand abandoning baby

KEARNS, Utah – The Utah parents of a woman accused of abandoning her baby in a trash can say their daughter didn’t understand what she was doing was wrong.
Updated: 19 mins ago

Judge lets ‘X-Men’ director’s accuser drop lawsuit

HONOLULU – A former child model can dismiss his lawsuit that accused “X-Men” director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii, but he has the option to re-file it later, a federal judge ruled today.
Updated: 24 mins ago

Florida Supreme Court asked to rule on gay marriage

TAMPA — The case of a same-sex Tampa couple wanting to dissolve their Massachusetts marriage was sent to the Florida Supreme Court Wednesday by a state appellate court that took the unusual step of asking the high court to decide a case withou...
Updated: 30 mins ago
Hahn not conceding yet in Hillsborough school board race

Hahn not conceding yet in Hillsborough school board race

TAMPA — Stacy Hahn, who finished third in the close countywide race for Hillsborough school board, says she will hold off on conceding until the results of Tuesday’s primary election are made official next week. ...
Updated: 32 mins ago
Lower auto registration fees go into effect next week

Lower auto registration fees go into effect next week

It’ll be cheaper to register your vehicle in Florida starting Monday.
Updated: 40 mins ago
I-75 reopen in Sarasota after tanker crash, fuel spill

I-75 reopen in Sarasota after tanker crash, fuel spill

Northbound lanes on Interstate 75 in Sarasota have reopened after a multi-vehicle crash this morning involving a fuel tanker, officials said.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Fender bender leads to stabbing, Tampa police say

A minor crash on a South Tampa road this afternoon turned into a fight where a driver stabbed the other driver with a knife, the Tampa Police Department said.
Updated: 1 hour ago