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Tampa designer gave Jimi Hendrix his wild style

Tampa designer gave Jimi Hendrix his wild style

TAMPA — Jimi Hendrix, hailed by Rolling Stone magazine as the greatest guitarist of all time, was a lefty but played a right-handed instrument, sometimes behind his back or even with his teeth.
Updated: 3 mins ago

Write-in candidate’s court fight could affect local election

TALLAHASSEE — With Election Day fast approaching, a flurry of legal briefs are being filed in the appeal of a disqualified write-in candidate for a Tampa-area seat in the Florida House of Representatives, court dockets show. ...
Updated: 15 mins ago
Glazer Children’s Museum celebrates 4 years of fun

Glazer Children’s Museum celebrates 4 years of fun

TAMPA — The third floor of the Glazer Children’s Museum was full of happy white noise on Sunday afternoon, when excited children’s voices blended with a tinkling xylophone, clapping cymbals and a honking trombone.
Updated: 16 mins ago

$750K grant to help Pinellas offenders adjust to life outside prison

ST. PETERSBURG — Some Pinellas County offenders soon will be getting more guidance and hands-on training from case managers while on probation.
Updated: 18 mins ago
Rays Notes: Karns, Colome suffer through tough outings

Rays Notes: Karns, Colome suffer through tough outings

ST. PETERSBURG — The home slate ended with a whimper Sunday in a 10-5 loss to the White Sox.
Updated: 38 mins ago
Bolts top pick DeAngelo soaking it in during first camp

Bolts top pick DeAngelo soaking it in during first camp

BRANDON — With plenty of focus zeroed in on former first-round picks Jonathan Drouin and Andrei Vasilevskiy at the start of Lightning training camp, Anthony DeAngelo, the 19th overall pick in 2014, slipped into camp with little fanfare....
Updated: 43 mins ago
’Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5M

’Maze Runner’ races past ‘Tombstones’ with $32.5M

NEW YORK – The young-adult adaptation “The Maze Runner” raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate.
Updated: 1 hour ago
NASA’s Maven explorer arriving at Mars after year

NASA’s Maven explorer arriving at Mars after year

CAPE CANAVERAL – It’s showtime at Mars.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Global marches draw attention to climate change

Global marches draw attention to climate change

NEW YORK — Tens of thousands of activists walked through Manhattan on Sunday, warning that climate change is destroying the Earth — in stride with demonstrators around the world who urged policymakers to take quick action.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Rays lose home finale to White Sox, 10-5

Rays lose home finale to White Sox, 10-5

ST. PETERSBURG — Tropicana Field used to be a place where visiting teams went to lose. “The Pit,” Rays manager Joe Maddon liked to call the building.
Updated: 2 hours ago