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Tampa social club El Centro Espanol seeks to rebuild elite status

Tampa social club El Centro Espanol seeks to rebuild elite status

TAMPA — El Centro Español was the most affluent of the city’s social clubs — those organizations that provided immigrants with social services ranging from medical care to banking to entertainment from the late 1800s through...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Kohler introduces odor-eating toilet seat

Kohler introduces odor-eating toilet seat

MILWAUKEE — Blow out the candle and ditch the aerosol can.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON — U.S. troops in Afghanistan may once again engage Taliban fighters, not just al-Qaida terrorists, under new guidelines quietly approved by President Barack Obama, administration officials say.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Dogfighting thrives in years since Vick case

Dogfighting thrives in years since Vick case

JACKSONVILLE – In the squalid Jacksonville dogfighting kennel, a champion named Bulletproof Sam sat in a makeshift wooden cage, his teeth exposed from a missing snout.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Lovie’s return to Chicago is strictly Bucs business

Lovie’s return to Chicago is strictly Bucs business

CHICAGO — He might never say so publicly, but in many ways Chicago is still home for Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith.
Updated: 7 hours ago
NFL column: Bears’ players-only session yields positive results

NFL column: Bears’ players-only session yields positive results

CHICAGO — Like their counterparts in Tampa, the Chicago Bears might have found a defensive identity last week.
Updated: 7 hours ago

Bolts notes: Barberio making most of limited playing time

TAMPA — Mark Barberio has been there, done that when it comes to sitting out long stretches of games before getting into the Tampa Bay Lightning lineup.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Tampa to focus on traffic solutions for trendy SoHo

Tampa to focus on traffic solutions for trendy SoHo

Officials want a consultant to assess trendy South Howard Avenue and suggest improvements for traffic problems that frustrate motorists and endanger pedestrians and bicyclists.
Updated: 9 hours ago
USF’s White puts passion, precision on display

USF’s White puts passion, precision on display

USF quarterback Mike White is showing a flair for the dramatic, not to mention redemption. The Bulls are at Memphis this afternoon.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

Ice rink open for skating at downtown Tampa park

TAMPA — Today’s high will be in the mid-70s. That means you’ll be nice and toasty when you’re done ice-skating.
Updated: 9 hours ago