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Christian activist, businesswoman seek school board seat

Christian activist, businesswoman seek school board seat

TAMPA — In less than two weeks, Eastern Hillsborough voters will choose between a conservative Christian activist and a Brandon-area businesswoman for the open District 4 spot on the school board.
Updated: 14 hours ago
Bulls Beat: QB White had fiery look Taggart likes

Bulls Beat: QB White had fiery look Taggart likes

TAMPA — For University of South Florida sophomore QB Mike White, it was probably a low point in his relatively brief career. Saturday afternoon, the Bulls were being routed, down by 20 points at Tulsa as halftime approached. White couldnȁ...
Updated: 15 hours ago

Army Corps rejects Pasco’s permit for SunWest channel dredge

ARIPEKA — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has again rejected Pasco County’s permit for a channel dredge at the future SunWest Park near the Pasco-Hernando County line.
Updated: 15 hours ago
Bolts' Palat overcomes mistake with winning goal

Bolts' Palat overcomes mistake with winning goal

Ondrej Palat found redemption with a winning goal in overtime for a 2-1 victory in Calgary that helped Tampa Bay improve to 2-1 on a five-game road trip.
Updated: 15 hours ago

Ocala double-homicide suspect dies after shootout

OCALA – A north Florida man suspected of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and her mother has died from wounds suffered in a shootout with police.
Updated: 15 hours ago

Miami passenger charged with bomb hoax

MIAMI – Several flights were delayed at Miami International Airport after authorities say an international passenger joked about having a bomb.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Camel maker Reynolds snuffs out workplace smoking

RICHMOND, Va.– Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Lawsuit challenging Fla. voucher expansion revived

TALLAHASSEE – A lawsuit challenging a significant expansion of Florida’s main private school voucher program is being revived.
Updated: 16 hours ago

Slain Volusia kids had told DCF they feared mom

FORT LAUDERDALE— In the months before David Mohney shot his three children, killing two of them and then himself, his wife’s drinking seemed to be tearing the family apart. She was stumbling drunk at times, repeatedly slapped the child...
Updated: 16 hours ago
Survey: Harassment a large part of online life

Survey: Harassment a large part of online life

NEW YORK – A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life.
Updated: 16 hours ago