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Ethics panel to investigate Hagan

Ethics panel to investigate Hagan

TAMPA — The Florida Commission on Ethics has agreed to investigate whether Hillsborough County Commissioner Ken Hagan violated state law by not being specific enough on his financial disclosure statement....
Updated: 10 hours ago

St. Petersburg prostitution sweeps net 13 arrests

ST. PETERSBURG — After complaints from local businesses, St. Petersburg police are cracking down on prostitution.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Rays end road trip on losing note

Rays end road trip on losing note

The Rays, who twice led by two runs, lost 5-4 to the Orioles during the finale of the seven game road trip.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Daughter: Joan Rivers ‘resting comfortably’ after cardiac arrest

Daughter: Joan Rivers ‘resting comfortably’ after cardiac arrest

Associated Press
Updated: 11 hours ago
Rays Notes: Innings limit near for Smyly

Rays Notes: Innings limit near for Smyly

Those crisp outings by LHP Drew Smyly that have been so impressive since he arrived from Detroit at the trade deadline will only be available on a limited basis.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Head of survivalist group pleads guilty to weapons charges

Head of survivalist group pleads guilty to weapons charges

TAMPA — The head of a local survivalist group pleaded guilty Thursday to federal weapons charges.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Hyundai makes donation to St. Joe’s

Hyundai makes donation to St. Joe’s

Hyundai Hope on Wheels presented a $75,000 donation to St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Foundation and pediatric oncologist Erin Cockrell on Thursday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Missouri unveils effort to aid Ferguson businesses

Missouri unveils effort to aid Ferguson businesses

ST. LOUIS – Missouri and St. Louis-area economic development groups and lenders are committing $1 million in support to businesses affected by the unrest in Ferguson that followed the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white p...
Updated: 12 hours ago

Military pilot was killed in Virginia F-15 crash

WESTFIELD, Mass. – The pilot of an F-15 jet that crashed this week in remote Virginia mountains was killed, military officials said Thursday.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Russia replies to Canada’s Ukraine ‘Not Russia’ map tweet

Russia replies to Canada’s Ukraine ‘Not Russia’ map tweet

TORONTO — It began with Canada tweeting some not-so-friendly travel tips for the Russian military: a map showing Russia and labeling Ukraine as “not Russia.”
Updated: 13 hours ago