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Lightning trades Bishop to Kings for package of players

In return, Tampa Bay received goalie Peter Budaj, defense prospect Erik Cernak, a seventh-round draft pick and another conditional pick for this year.

Two women, two murders, 30 years of questions

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Middle school vice principal, sixth-grade teacher victims in Brandon double murder/suicide shoot-out

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Before coming to Tampa, Carl Hiaasen talks writing satire in the age of Trump

Before coming to Tampa, Carl Hiaasen talks writing satire in the age of Trump

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Bar review: Hotel Bar in Tampa offers famous cocktails

Bar review: Hotel Bar in Tampa offers famous cocktails

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Movie Planner: 'Get Out,' 'Rock Dog,' Oscars goodies galore

Movie Planner: 'Get Out,' 'Rock Dog,' Oscars goodies galore

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Freefall's 'Red Velvet' tells remarkable true story of Ira Aldridge, who changed theater

Freefall's 'Red Velvet' tells remarkable true story of Ira Aldridge, who changed theater

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  1. Katherine Johnson, 98-year-old NASA mathematician portrayed in 'Hidden Figures,' takes the Oscars stage (w/video)

    Blogs

    Perhaps the only person who could upstage the power trio of presenters Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae during the Oscars was Katherine Johnson, the real-life NASA mathematician who was portrayed by Henson in the film

  2. Jimmy Kimmel's Oscars monologue didn't pull Trump punches

    Movies

    Political colors tinted Hollywood's golden evening when the 89th Academy Awards were presented Sunday in Hollywood.

    Jimmy Kimmel delivers his opening monologue at the 89th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, Feb. 26, 2017. (Patrick T. Fallon/The New York Times)
  3. Fennelly: Chase Elliott's ascendancy runs out of gas

    Auto racing

    DAYTONA BEACH — He's going to win a lot of races.

    Just not the one held Sunday.

    The new face of NASCAR ran out of gas.

    Chase Elliott, in his No. 24 Chevrolet, is out front at the Daytona 500 and holds the lead with three laps to go before running out of fuel for the stretch run and finishing a disappointing 14th.
  4. Photo gallery: Daytona 500

    News

    Photo gallery: Kurt Busch wins wreck-heavy Daytona 500

  5. Banged-up USF women finish regular season against No. 1 UConn

    College

    TAMPA — Their ranks are in need of more generals.

    South Florida Bulls guard Laia Flores (22) drives toward the basket past Memphis Tigers center Brianna Porter (25) and draws the foul in the second half during the game between the South Florida Bulls and the Memphis Tigers at the USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. The Bulls beat the Tigers 79-49.
  6. Paxton, star of action blockbusters of TV's 'Big Love,' dies at 61

    Celebrities

    Bill Paxton, the affable actor who co-starred in a string of 1990s blockbusters including Twister, Titanic and Apollo 13 and later played the lead in the critically acclaimed television drama Big Love, has died. He was 61.

    596313 (BC-BPI-DEBONT) Jo Harding (HELEN HUNT) and Bill Harding (BILL PAXTON) hold on for their lives as a roaring twister wreaks havoc in Warner Bros.’ and Universal Pictures’ thrilling action-adventure, ‘Twister,” from Amblin Entertainment. BPI DIGITAL PHOTO  1996 W.B. & UNIVERSAL CITY STUDIOS CR: DAVID JAMES
  7. Jones: Trading Ben Bishop hard but right thing for Lightning

    Lightning Strikes

    It had to happen.

    It stinks, to be sure. It's a sad day in Tampa Bay sports, no doubt. One of the worst ever.

    Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) works to make a save against the Edmonton Oilers during first period action at the Amalie Arena in Tampa Tuesday evening (02/21/17).
  8. Deportation anxiety grows in Florida fields

    WIMAUMA — Rumors about deportation raids started to circulate around the fields again, so Catalina Sanchez and her husband began to calculate the consequences of everything they did.

    Catalina Sanchez, holding her son, Gustavo, and Cirilo Perez pose for a portrait with their daughter, Miriam, 9, on their bed in the main room of their trailer in Wimauma. Perez works in Hillsborough County fields, while Sanchez raises 3-month-old Gustavo.
  9. All for 1: Kurt Busch leads one lap to win wreck-heavy Daytona 500

    Auto racing

    DAYTONA BEACH — Kurt Busch took the lead on the final lap to edge Ryan Blaney and win Sunday's 59th running of the Daytona 500.

    Kurt Busch celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) DBR127
  10. PolitiFact Florida: Richard Corcoran's claim about mass shootings and gun-free zones

    In the wake of mass shootings at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando and at the Fort Lauderdale airport, Florida lawmakers are expected to act on a series of bills to expand where people can carry their guns.

    FBI agents investigate near the damaged rear wall of the Pulse Nightclub where Omar Mateen  killed 49 people on June 12, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. The massacre is the deadliest mass shooting in the country's history.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

David Richardson's crusade finds more prison woes, this time private women's facility

The 284 women housed in C-dorm at Gadsden Correctional Facility lived for months without hot water or heat, faced flooded bathrooms daily and endured water rations when the septic tanks were jammed with food waste....

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Rays report: Archer vs. Red Sox today at 1:05

UPDATE, 10:02: Jose De Leon, Shawn Tolleson, Xavier Cedeno are slated to throw live BPs today, last hurdle before game action, likely mid-week....

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Ryan Gosling's ruffled shirt looks like these shirt and non-shirt things

Hey girl, Ryan Gosling showed up to the Oscars red carpet wearing a ruffled shirt with his tuxedo....

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