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Bishop holds the line as Bolts top Columbus 3-1

Bishop holds the line as Bolts top Columbus 3-1

TAMPA — Top lines, third lines, skill and some grit.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies

Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies

SAN FRANCISCO — Carl Djerassi, the chemist widely considered the father of the birth control pill, has died.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Super Bowl: For Seattle, New England, it’s been there, done that

Super Bowl: For Seattle, New England, it’s been there, done that

PHOENIX — Legacies on the line, dynasties to be determined.
Updated: 15 hours ago

Tampa becoming a hot spot for filing patent cases

TAMPA — Whether their inventions are dummies for boxers to pummel or electronic mapping apps, people who say their ideas were stolen are turning to federal judges in the Middle District of Florida to make things right....
Updated: 15 hours ago
Warming Cuba relations may bring consulate back

Warming Cuba relations may bring consulate back

TAMPA — The threat of violence hung over Tampa in the days after Fidel Castro seized power in Cuba, but not for the reasons you might think.
Updated: 15 hours ago
St. Pete chief’s walk-talk patrols building community goodwill

St. Pete chief’s walk-talk patrols building community goodwill

ST. PETERSBURG — Beneath the glow of fluorescent lights in the Gibbs High School cafeteria, Police Chief Anthony Holloway tells his mostly black audience about the importance of communication and trust between officers and the city’s mi...
Updated: 15 hours ago
School board newcomer Harris held pivotal vote on Elia

School board newcomer Harris held pivotal vote on Elia

TAMPA — As a divided Hillsborough County School Board got ready to cast votes the future of their nationally lauded school superintendent earlier this month, all eyes were on the one member considered the swing vote: Sally Harris. ...
Updated: 15 hours ago
Here’s the latest in the speculation about grocery giant Kroger entering Florida’s market

Here’s the latest in the speculation about grocery giant Kroger entering Florida’s market

One of my earliest memories is going with my Mom to the Kroger store in Worthington, Ohio, to return our empty Coke bottles for recycling. I can still hear the clink of the bottles as they rolled on a conveyor belt and down through a small door into ...
Updated: 15 hours ago
Check out family-friendly South Beach

Check out family-friendly South Beach

For almost a century, Miami’s South Beach (or SoBe for short), a fantasy-land of white-sand beaches and legendary nightlife, has attracted millions of visitors. Since its renaissance and gentrification in the late ’80s, many folks think...
Updated: 15 hours ago

Bolts Beat: All-Stars have no will to win

TAMPA — Last weekend, the NHL gathered in Columbus, Ohio, for the sort-of, somewhat-annual corporate bash that is All-Star weekend.
Updated: 15 hours ago