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Those loud booms? They're from test range Whiskey 470

Those loud booms? They're from test range Whiskey 470

Few people outside of military and aviation circles have heard about Whiskey 470, a test range in the Gulf. But last week, folks as far inland as Gainesville began reporting noises likely emanating from it.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Pasco deputy shoots man during domestic call

Pasco deputy shoots man during domestic call

A man who battered his girlfriend was shot by deputies early Friday after he threatened them with a wooden nightstand at a Holiday home, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said.
Updated: 4 hours ago

Man sought in Buffalo slaying arrested in Pasco

A man sought in connection with a fatal shooting in upstate New York last month has been apprehended at a New Port Richey home, authorities said.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Ex-Bucs OC Tedford headed to CFL as head coach

Ex-Bucs OC Tedford headed to CFL as head coach

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordiator Jeff Tedford has reportedly agreed to become the head coach of the Canadian Football League’s British Columbia Lions.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Hot Reads: McCoy sorry not to play against Rodgers

Hot Reads: McCoy sorry not to play against Rodgers

Tampa Bay's Gerald McCoy sat out the first game he could have played against Packers QB Aaron Rodgers in 2011 because of a torn biceps muscle. He will miss Sunday's game because of a season-ending right knee sprain.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Bucs DT Bowers may get more time but readiness a concern

Bucs DT Bowers may get more time but readiness a concern

Da'Quan Bowers, who lost a starter’s job because he was out of shape during training camp, is still struggling with his conditioning and that could cause him to lose valuable playing again this week.
Updated: 5 hours ago
St. Pete council rejects deal to let Rays look for stadium sites

St. Pete council rejects deal to let Rays look for stadium sites

The future of the Tampa Bay Rays in the area seems more uncertain than ever after the St. Petersburg City Council on Thursday rejected a deal to let the team explore new stadium sites in the region.
Updated: 5 hours ago
New Rays outfielder Souza's journey rocky at times

New Rays outfielder Souza's journey rocky at times

Outfielder Steven Souza and catcher Rene Rivera, two of the players acquired in the Wil Myers trade, are expected to begin the season on the big-league roster and, perhaps, in the Opening Day lineup. For Souza, it's a long climb back after a positive drug test.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Hogan's Beach concerts violate zoning, Tampa official rules

Hogan's Beach concerts violate zoning, Tampa official rules

The city's manager of land development coordination says regular electronic dance music concerts staged at the club, each drawing up to 5,000 people, violate the property's zoning and land use rules. That puts future shows, including a massive New Year's Eve bash, in jeopardy.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Tampa airport reminds fliers what they can take aboard planes

Tampa airport reminds fliers what they can take aboard planes

More than 13 years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks that prompted sweeping changes in airport security, it’s almost mind-numbing to see the number of knives, tools, fireworks and other assorted weapons collected at security checkpoints.
Updated: 5 hours ago