Hillsborough officials: Put 1-cent transportation tax to vote in 2016

TAMPA — If the Tampa area is to attract young professionals, families and businesses, transportation must be transformed, Hillsborough County Administrator Mike Merrill said Tuesday in annou …


Defense takes aim at veracity of baby's mother in McTear murder trial

TAMPA — Jasmine Bedwell says she knows that Richard McTear Jr. killed her infant son five years ago, when she was a teenager living under the watch of Hillsborough County's foster care agenc …


    Alex Cobb (6-6, 3.76) will start for the Rays, against Milwaukee's Matt Garza (7-7, 3.87).

    For starters, Rays vs. Brewers



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    Frankel joins in Democratic fundraising frenzy over Obama lawsuit/impeachment talk

    Democrats are feasting on dollars raised amid played up concerns over a lawsuit House Republicans are pushing against President Obama and talk of impeachment - talk Republicans accuse Democrats of stoking despite only scattered calls for impeachment....


    Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight says Charlie Crist and Rick Scott could make history by being so unpopular

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