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Monday, Sep 15, 2014

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Pasco robbery suspect says he was ‘just kidding’

HOLIDAY — A 22-year-old man is accused of entering a bar with a bandana over his face and demanding money from the cash register while pointing a gun at a bartender, a Pasco County Sheriff’s Office report said.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Video analysis: Bucs lost game well before final play

Video analysis: Bucs lost game well before final play Video

Tribune Bucs beat writer Roy Cummings explains how several plays early in the game contributed to the Bucs’ 19-17 loss to the Rams, and discusses the likelihood Gerald McCoy (broken hand) will miss Thursday’s game at Atlanta.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Funk Fest Tampa, Reggae Rise Up coming to Raymond James Stadium

Funk Fest Tampa, Reggae Rise Up coming to Raymond James Stadium

If you’re a fan of reggae rhythms, or a grown-up R&B vibe, one of the two music festivals coming soon to Raymond James Stadium will probably appeal to you.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Manatee man arrested on federal child-sex charge

Manatee man arrested on federal child-sex charge

A 67-year-old Manatee County man has been accused by federal authorities of trying to arrange a sexual encounter with a 10-year-old girl in Altamonte Springs.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Islamic State issues new school curriculum in Iraq

BAGHDAD — The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music. Classes about history, literature and Christianity have been “permanently annulled.”
Updated: 7 hours ago

U.S. won’t rule out working with Iran against Islamic State

PARIS — Diplomats from around the world pledged to fight Islamic State militants “by any means necessary” as Iraq asked allies to thwart the extremists wherever they find sanctuary. Iran and the United States ruled out coordina...
Updated: 7 hours ago

Domestic violence experts added as NFL advisers

NEW YORK — Three experts in domestic violence will serve as senior advisers to the NFL.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Hurricane Odile slams Mexico’s Baja peninsula

Hurricane Odile slams Mexico’s Baja peninsula

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico — Hurricane Odile hammered Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula overnight, damaging homes and tearing away the facades of luxury resorts, shattering countless car and hotel windows and leaving lobbies swamped and f...
Updated: 8 hours ago
Vikings reinstate Peterson despite abuse charge

Vikings reinstate Peterson despite abuse charge Video

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings reinstated star running back Adrian Peterson on Monday, three days after benching him because he was facing a child-abuse charge in Texas for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Judge: Jill Kelley can pursue suit against government

Judge: Jill Kelley can pursue suit against government

A federal judge says Jill Kelley can pursue her lawsuit alleging that the government invaded her privacy in the scandal involving former CIA director David Petraeus. ...
Updated: 8 hours ago