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Sunday, Dec 21, 2014

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Tampa’s new courthouse may stay downtown

Tampa’s new courthouse may stay downtown

TAMPA — Court administrators, who were looking at building a new county courthouse on Falkenburg Road, have now expanded their options to include downtown Tampa after hearing concerns from judges, lawyers and business owners....
Updated: 19 hours ago
Hometown Heroes: Tampa pilot flies unwanted pets to safety

Hometown Heroes: Tampa pilot flies unwanted pets to safety

TAMPA — A black and white French Bulldog named Reggie became a milestone for retired businessman Jeff Bennett.
Updated: 19 hours ago
Shoppers flock to malls for ‘Super Saturday’ sales

Shoppers flock to malls for ‘Super Saturday’ sales

TAMPA — If you still have Christmas shopping to do, you officially have waited until the last minute.
Updated: 20 hours ago
Tampa church offers gift of Christmas to needy kids

Tampa church offers gift of Christmas to needy kids

TAMPA — Deona Burney’s two sons — 6-year-old James and 4-year-old Ision — showed up at Water Works Park empty-handed Saturday, but left with a brand new Razor scooter, dinosaur Transformer toy and a coloring book....
Updated: 20 hours ago
Tedford: Was healthy enough to coach Bucs in October

Tedford: Was healthy enough to coach Bucs in October

TAMPA — Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford indicated Friday that he was healthy enough to resume his coaching duties with the team as far back as October.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Tick-tock: Tips for those still Christmas shopping

Tick-tock: Tips for those still Christmas shopping

PORTLAND, Ore. – The clock is ticking, and your holiday shopping list isn’t complete.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Florida protesters: ‘It’s not the time’ for more Cuba ties

Florida protesters: ‘It’s not the time’ for more Cuba ties

MIAMI – Waving U.S. and Cuban flags and chanting “Obama, traitor,” anti-Castro protesters gathered Saturday in a Little Havana park in a show of opposition to the president’s plan to normalize relations with the communist ...
Updated: 22 hours ago
Punch leads to manslaughter charge for St. Pete man

Punch leads to manslaughter charge for St. Pete man

A St. Petersburg man is charged with manslaughter after police say he punched a man in Williams Park who later died.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Raul Castro: Detente with U.S. won’t change Cuban system

Raul Castro: Detente with U.S. won’t change Cuban system

HAVANA — Cuban President Raul Castro sent a blunt message to Washington Saturday as the White House works to reverse a half-century of hostility between the U.S. and Cuba: Don’t expect detente to do away with the communist system.
Updated: 23 hours ago
North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Saturday proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, warning of “serious” consequences if Washington rejects a probe that it believ...
Published: 12/20/14