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Wednesday, Mar 04, 2015

Dragons duo doing what they do best

Dragons duo doing what they do best

With a district title to defend and a strong crop of seniors, the Jefferson High baseball team (5-2) has a number of leaders from which to choose.
Updated: 1 min ago

Gulf gets much-needed win

HOLIDAY — Riding a five-game losing streak heading into Wednesday’s Class 5A-District 8 softball matchup against Anclote High, Gulf needed a win in the worst way.
Updated: 3 mins ago
Dog, shot twice and tied to RR tracks, survives

Dog, shot twice and tied to RR tracks, survives

Tampa police responding to a report of shots fired in Sulphur Springs on Wednesday afternoon made a gruesome discovery: A dog, shot twice, that was tied to the railroad tracks.
Updated: 28 mins ago
Bulls trample UCF 74-45

Bulls trample UCF 74-45

TAMPA — With South Florida’s leading scorer and rebounder sidelined, fans wondered if the Bulls could pull off a win against rival UCF on Wednesday night.
Updated: 47 mins ago

Effort set to recover body found on Mexico’s highest peak

MEXICO CITY – Mexican officials say they will mount an effort to recover a body found buried in snow and ice high on Mexico’s tallest peak.
Updated: 52 mins ago
With Peterson's status in question, Vikings pay a visit

With Peterson's status in question, Vikings pay a visit

With Peterson's status still in question, Vikings decision-makers pay running back a visit
Updated: 56 mins ago
U.S. envoy to S. Korea in stable condition after knife attack

U.S. envoy to S. Korea in stable condition after knife attack

SEOUL, South Korea — U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after being slashed on the face and wrist by a man wielding a 10-inch knife and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police and U.S. officials...
Updated: 56 mins ago

U.S. clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department on Wednesday cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old, but also issued a scathing report calling for sweeping changes in city law enforc...
Updated: 60 mins ago

MLS, players agree in principle to 5-year labor contract

Major League Soccer and its players’ union agreed in principle to a five-year labor contract, averting a possible strike ahead of Friday’s season opener.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Sea fog not likely a factor in our weather

Sea fog not likely a factor in our weather

Sea fog is developing off the Panhandle and the northwest Gulf Coast, but the National Weather Service says it is unlikely there will be significant fog off the Tampa Bay coast.
Updated: 1 hour ago