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Tampa ‘zombie cat’ recovering after surgery

Tampa ‘zombie cat’ recovering after surgery

Bart, the local cat that literally rose from the grave to return home, is resting comfortably after undergoing an intricate, two-hour surgery Tuesday night, according to the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. ...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Lynch’s new scripted answer: ‘You know why I’m here’

Lynch’s new scripted answer: ‘You know why I’m here’

PHOENIX— Marshawn Lynch found a new way to say nothing.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Calif. officers shoot, kill man who hit police dog with a hammer

STOCKTON, Calif. – Authorities shot and killed a man who hit a Northern California police dog with a hammer and then swung the tool at an officer.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Dog shelter gets $10,150 from ‘In Dog We Trust’ rug auction

Dog shelter gets $10,150 from ‘In Dog We Trust’ rug auction

Mistakes are usually costly, not profitable.
Updated: 3 hours ago

UF to change name of records system known as ‘ISIS’

GAINESVILLE — The University of Florida’s is changing the name of its records management system known as “ISIS,” a move being applauded by a student who is the cousin of a journalist killed by the terrorist organization of...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Frostproof High teacher arrested on marijuana charge

Frostproof High teacher arrested on marijuana charge

A teacher at Frostproof High School was arrested Tuesday afternoon after deputies said they found a small amount of marijuana at his home.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Scott’s $77 billion budget includes $673 million in tax cuts

Scott’s $77 billion budget includes $673 million in tax cuts

TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott rolled out a $77 billion spending plan Wednesday replete with education spending and tax cuts, two of the issues he has focused on throughout his first term in office.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Pasco mom, daughter accused of stealing from elderly woman

Pasco mom, daughter accused of stealing from elderly woman

HOLIDAY — A mother and daughter are accused of coercing an elderly woman to write them over $9,000 worth of checks and using the woman’s credit card to purchase over $6,000 for computers, airline tickets and other items, the Pasco Count...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett among duets set for Grammy Awards

Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett among duets set for Grammy Awards

NEW YORK – The Grammy Awards will feature a number of collaborative performances, including Lady Gaga with Tony Bennett and Adam Levine with Gwen Stefani.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Video: UPS driver throws box, urinates against Texas house

Video: UPS driver throws box, urinates against Texas house

A UPS driver has been fired after a Houston homeowner posted security video that shows the delivery man throwing a parcel over a gate and urinating against a house.
Updated: 6 hours ago