BRANDON — Lisa Fuillerat and Samara Routenberg thought they had prepared for the violence that came their way early Friday morning. The couple equipped Routenberg's home on Hickory Cre …
Winner of the week
Gus Bilirakis. For …
NEW ORLEANS — A pickup truck plowed into a crowd of spectators at a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans on Saturday evening, injuring 28 people in an episode that the police said was linked to drunken driving.
The annual White House Correspondents dinner will be missing a key guest this year: President Donald Trump.
ATLANTA — Democrats chose former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman Saturday over a liberal Minnesota congressman, capping a divisive campaign that reflected the depths of the party's electoral failures as well as the energy from resistance to President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON — Wilbur Ross is likely to be confirmed as President Donald Trump's secretary of commerce Monday despite unanswered questions about his ownership of a Cyprus bank that caters to wealthy Russians.
DAYTONA BEACH — His sport needs him. It needed him, instantly, after his father died in the 2001 Daytona 500. It needs him more than ever — more than it should, really. Attendance and TV ratings are down. Name drivers such as Jeff Gordon and Tony Stewart are retired. Even as a new wave of drivers takes wing, …
CHICAGO — As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.
Kevin Kiermaier was boarding a flight in Tampa, filing back to the coach seats he booked late heading to a New Year's Eve get-together in Utah with current and ex-Rays teammates and their significant others, when he heard someone calling his name from the first-class cabin.
TAMPA — The Bucs feel the need for speed, especially on offense, where coach Dirk Koetter noted how their fuse kept going out on explosive plays last season.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Florida's nine-game win streak is over thanks to one playmaker.
Winner of the week
Gus Bilirakis. For many U.S. House members, the prospect of holding one chaotic town hall meeting loaded by people worried and/or angry about the Donald Trump/GOP health care agenda sounds like one too many. Bilirakis, the low key Republican everyman representing Pasco and parts of Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, presided over three, listening carefully, respectfully, and earnestly throughout....
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Night with the stars: the 89th Academy Awards...