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Comedy Central: 'Unfair' to judge Noah based on tweets

Comedy Central: 'Unfair' to judge Noah based on tweets

NEW YORK — Trevor Noah, the newly announced host of “The Daily Show,” rejected the backlash over his graphic tweets targeting Jews and women as an unfair reflection of him and his comedy.
Updated: 4 hours ago

St. Pete’s waterfront plan addresses miles-long stretch of bay coastline

ST. PETERSBURG — The final draft of the plan that will shape and guide the future development of the city’s downtown waterfront will be on public display Wednesday and Thursday.
Updated: 4 hours ago

House keeps guns, ammo in sales tax holiday

TALLAHASSEE — Guns and ammunition remain in a proposed Independence Day sales-tax holiday on hunting gear that is part of a wide-ranging tax cut package that advanced today in the House.
Updated: 4 hours ago
‘Manaphin’ makes splash on social media, among marketers

‘Manaphin’ makes splash on social media, among marketers

ST. PETERSBURG — Until one year ago, this rare sea creature had not been spotted in local waters for decades and was thought by most to be extinct.
Updated: 4 hours ago
FBI identifies man killed in Fort Meade NSA shooting

FBI identifies man killed in Fort Meade NSA shooting

FORT MEADE, Md. - Two cross-dressing men who were fired upon by National Security Agency police when they disobeyed orders at a heavily guarded gate had just stolen a car from a man who had picked them up and checked into a motel, police said today....
Updated: 5 hours ago

No nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadline

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — With stubborn disputes unresolved, negotiators extended nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers past a self-imposed Tuesday midnight deadline in an effort to hammer out the outline of an agreement.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Coalition calls for state House to accept federal money for health insurance

ST. PETERSBURG - A coalition of politicians, business people, consumer advocates and healthcare professionals came together Tuesday to urge the state Legislature to accept federal money to provide health insurance for up 1 million uninsured Floridian...
Updated: 5 hours ago

Video: Pitbull acts like mom to newborn kitten

Can you imagine that a fully grown Pit Bull could take care of a teeny tiny baby kitten?
Updated: 5 hours ago
After uproar, Utah restaurant statue loses prominent feature

After uproar, Utah restaurant statue loses prominent feature

HURRICANE, Utah – The small southern Utah town of Hurricane might become a little quieter after a statue of a copper bull lost its most prominent private feature this weekend.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Pinellas deputies seek missing 90-year-old man

Pinellas deputies seek missing 90-year-old man

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help to locate a missing 90-year-old man.
Updated: 6 hours ago