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Suspect sought in rash of St. Pete car burglaries

Suspect sought in rash of St. Pete car burglaries

St. Petersburg police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a youth seen on home surveillance video during a car burglary.
Updated: 13 hours ago

Moms: Polk inmates hospitalized after traveling in hot van

State officials are investigating after four inmates were left with little ventilation inside a prison van with no air conditioning during a 200-mile trip from Avon Park to a prison hospital and reception facility in Lake Butler.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Live updates: Richard McTear Jr. trial

Live updates: Richard McTear Jr. trial

Testimony continues in the trial Richard McTear Jr., charged with killing the 4-month-old son of his girlfriend, Jasmine Bedwell, in a jealous rage by throwing him out of a car window and onto Interstate 275. Stay with TBO.com for live Twitter update...
Updated: 14 hours ago
Scully to return for 66th season with Dodgers

Scully to return for 66th season with Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Pete Rose’s locker hangs around long after his career ended in disgrace

Pete Rose’s locker hangs around long after his career ended in disgrace

PLANT CITY – Pete Rose isn’t much more than a memory at Plant City Stadium.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Waiting almost over for Rays’ Price

Waiting almost over for Rays’ Price

ST. PETERSBURG — The answer to the question of whether LHP David Price will still be a member of the Tampa Bay Rays after Thursday’s trade deadline is still unknown.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Poll: Americans cool to border-crossing children

Poll: Americans cool to border-crossing children

Americans are wary of granting refugee status to children crossing the U.S. border to flee strife-torn countries in Central America, and most in an Associated Press-GfK poll say the U.S. does not have a moral obligation to accept asylum seekers gener...
Updated: 16 hours ago
Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

DONETSK, Ukraine — International observers turned back Wednesday after making another attempt to reach the site where Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down in eastern Ukraine, and a government official said the area near the zone had been mine...
Updated: 16 hours ago
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

CHICAGO — The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports’ governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn’t go nearly...
Updated: 16 hours ago
Skimmers found on pumps at Shell stations in South Tampa

Skimmers found on pumps at Shell stations in South Tampa

“Tech-savvy” scammers installed skimming chips on pumps at three Shell-Circle K gas station in South Tampa, police said Tuesday.
Updated: 16 hours ago