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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

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Flight diverted after dispute over reclining seat

A combative woman upset over a reclining seat was removed from a flight to West Palm Beach, airport officials said Tuesday, but the woman told authorities she was not aggressive — just upset over the recent death of her two dogs.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Bucs’ official depth chart holds few surprises

Bucs’ official depth chart holds few surprises

TAMPA — Saying it was sure to change at several positions, Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith warned fans not to put too much stock into the depth chart the team released a month ago at the start of the preseason....
Updated: 6 hours ago
Family: Joan Rivers on life support

Family: Joan Rivers on life support

NEW YORK – Joan Rivers’ family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a doctor’s office.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Six militants killed in U.S. Somalia airstrike

Six militants killed in U.S. Somalia airstrike

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A U.S. airstrike in Somalia killed at least six members of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, possibly including its leader who was in a car that was hit.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Tropical Storm Dolly heads for Mexico’s coast

The Associated Press
Updated: 7 hours ago
Tampa Theatre raises $10,000 for new popcorn maker

Tampa Theatre raises $10,000 for new popcorn maker

It took only 10 days for Tampa Theatre donors to raise $10,000 to replace the historic venue’s troubled popcorn maker.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Investigators seek tips into cause of Tampa house fire

Investigators seek tips into cause of Tampa house fire

Tampa fire investigators are seeking the public’s help and offering a reward for information into the cause of a fire at a northeast Tampa home this morning.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Usher sets December concert in Tampa

Usher sets December concert in Tampa

Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Usher has set a Dec. 14 stop at the Forum in Tampa.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Explosion rocks former Juice Bowl facility in Lakeland

Explosion rocks former Juice Bowl facility in Lakeland

An explosion Tuesday morning at the former Juice Bowl packaging plant in Lakeland sent a large boiler tank flying but resulted no injuries, officials said.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Casey Anthony judge joins Morgan law firm

Casey Anthony judge joins Morgan law firm

The Associated Press
Updated: 8 hours ago