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Rays concert series lineup includes Aoki, Jacksons

Rays concert series lineup includes Aoki, Jacksons

Steve Aoki and The Jacksons top the first acts announced for this year’s Tampa Bay Rays Concert Series.
Updated: 18 hours ago
Oklahoma volunteer deputy disputes claim he lacked training

Oklahoma volunteer deputy disputes claim he lacked training

TULSA, Okla. — A 73-year-old Oklahoma volunteer deputy charged in the fatal shooting of a suspect in Tulsa went on national television Friday to counter criticisms of his qualifications.
Updated: 19 hours ago
ESPN reporter suspended after rant caught on video

ESPN reporter suspended after rant caught on video

A sideline reporter for ESPN has been suspended a week after a video was released that shows her verbally abusing a female towing company employee.
Updated: 19 hours ago
Winston’s attorney: Lawsuit a ‘stunt’ with ‘false’ claims

Winston’s attorney: Lawsuit a ‘stunt’ with ‘false’ claims

A lawsuit filed against the NFL prospect Jameis Winston by a Zephyrhills woman who claims Winston raped her is “false” and a “stunt,” Winston’s attorney said Friday....
Updated: 20 hours ago
Browns’ Manziel hopes to regain ‘trust and respect’ after rehab

Browns’ Manziel hopes to regain ‘trust and respect’ after rehab

CLEVELAND – Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has apologized to the team and its fans and asked for privacy during his recovery from an undisclosed substance problem.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Pinellas man gets 40-year sentence in child ‘sextortion’ case

Pinellas man gets 40-year sentence in child ‘sextortion’ case

A Tarpon Springs man was sentenced to 40 years in federal prison Friday after he pleaded guilty to coercing more than 100 girls to send him sexually explicit photos and videos while befriending them on Facebook.
Updated: 22 hours ago
SpaceX delivers space station’s first espresso maker

SpaceX delivers space station’s first espresso maker

CAPE CANAVERAL — The SpaceX supply ship arrived at the International Space Station on Friday morning, delivering the world’s first espresso machine designed exclusively for astronauts.
Updated: 23 hours ago

Two killed, two hurt in two-car crash in Spring Hill

Two Hernando County residents were killed Thursday night in a two-car crash at Mariner Boulevard and Bali Lane in Spring Hill, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Updated: 23 hours ago
Weekend forecast continues summer-like pattern in Tampa area

Weekend forecast continues summer-like pattern in Tampa area

The summer-like pattern of storms firing up along sea breezes will continue through the weekend amid above-normal temperatures in the Tampa area.
Published: 04/17/15
Study: High school smoking fell as e-cigarette use boomed

Study: High school smoking fell as e-cigarette use boomed

NEW YORK — Teen smoking hit a new low last year while the popularity of electronic cigarettes and water pipes boomed, a government report shows.
Published: 04/17/15