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Cosplay, female fans rampant at Tampa Bay Comic Con

Cosplay, female fans rampant at Tampa Bay Comic Con

TAMPA — Thousands of comic book, sci-fi, and video game fans braved the torrential weather “IRL” (In Real Life) Saturday to attend the Tampa Bay Comic Con at the Tampa Convention Center.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Apollo Beach man killed in two-car crash

An Apollo Beach man was killed and two people wounded this afternoon during a crash in which weather may have played a part, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office said.
Updated: 6 hours ago
NFL column: Patriots, Cowboys among teams with big question marks

NFL column: Patriots, Cowboys among teams with big question marks

So many questions are blowing in the summer breeze as NFL clubs begin a six-week grind before the games that count.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Bucs Beat: Patience needed as Winston begins rookie learning process

Bucs Beat: Patience needed as Winston begins rookie learning process

Updated: 6 hours ago
Tampa police officer shoots carjacking suspect after pursuit

Tampa police officer shoots carjacking suspect after pursuit

A Tampa police officer shot and wounded a carjacking suspect who made “threatening statements and gestures” during a confrontation today.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Philadelphia teen accused of lighting child on fire, held for trial

PHILADELPHIA – A 16-year-old youth has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he set an 11-year-old boy on fire in west Philadelphia earlier this month.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Researcher in Zimbabwe doubts report of 2nd lion killing

JOHANNESBURG – A lion researcher in Zimbabwe on Saturday cast doubt on a report of the shooting death of a male lion who was a companion of Cecil, a famous lion killed by an American hunter in early July.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Bucs cancel open workout because of weather

TAMPA - The record rainfall in Tampa on Saturday has forced the Buccaneers to cancel their first open workout of training camp.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Florida power company gave $1 million to pro-Bush super PAC

WASHINGTON — The largest Florida corporate donor to a super political action committee backing former Gov. Jeb Bush’s presidential run is NextEra Energy Inc., the company that owns electric utility giant Florida Power & Light.
Updated: 8 hours ago

Trump sues celebrity chef over canceled D.C. restaurant

WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s organization is suing celebrity chef Jose Andres for backing out of a hotel project in Washington.
Updated: 8 hours ago