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Saturday, Apr 18, 2015

Buffett’s faithful Parrotheads flock to Amp

Buffett’s faithful Parrotheads flock to Amp

Troubadour Jimmy Buffett and his Coral Reefer Band drew a boisterous flock of Parrotheads — the collective nickname of his colorful fans — to the MidFlorida Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds for a Saturday night show.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Special election to fill House seat only days before session ends

Special election to fill House seat only days before session ends

TALLAHASSEE — Jamie Grant had been the Florida House of Representatives’ champion of technological “disruption.”
Updated: 2 hours ago
GOP White House hopefuls bicker over America's role in world

GOP White House hopefuls bicker over America's role in world

NASHUA, N.H. — Rand Paul lashed out Saturday at military hawks in the Republican Party in a clash over foreign policy dividing the packed GOP presidential field.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Tulsa reserve deputy's attorneys release training records

TULSA, Okla. — Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff’s deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Oilers win NHL draft lottery, chance to select McDavid

The Edmonton Oilers won the NHL draft lottery and the right to select Erie Otters star center Connor McDavid with the top pick.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Rays Notes: Manager remains confident in Jepsen

ST. PETERSBURG — A day later, Rays manager Kevin Cash still wasn’t willing to second-guess his decision to have RHP Kevin Jepsen pitch to Alex Rodriquez with the game tied and a runner on second base during Friday night’s series ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally in D.C.

Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally in D.C.

WASHINGTON – A daylong Earth Day concert had R&B star Usher dancing on crutches today on the National Mall to rally thousands for political action to confront climate change and poverty.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally

Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally

Usher, Gwen Stefani, Mary J. Blige headline Earth Day rally, drawing crowd on National Mall
Updated: 4 hours ago
Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally

Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally

Usher, Gwen Stefani, Mary J. Blige headline Earth Day rally, drawing crowd on National Mall
Updated: 4 hours ago
Bryant gets 1st hit, reaches 5 times as Cubs beat Padres 7-6

Bryant gets 1st hit, reaches 5 times as Cubs beat Padres 7-6

Bryant gets 1st 2 hits, reaches 5 times as Cubs beat Padres 7-6 in 11 innings
Updated: 4 hours ago