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Clown hysteria breaks out in Tampa Bay: Pasco County, Largo investigate reports of creepy clowns

The clown hysteria that has swept the nation has reached the Tampa Bay area, and local law enforcement officials are not laughing. The latest reports are coming out of Pasco and Pinellas cou …

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Writer of comics reboot reveals Wonder Woman is gay

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Music Planner: 10 concerts at 10 venues, including Prophets of Rage, Peter Frampton and Rae Sremmurd

Music Planner: 10 concerts at 10 venues, including Prophets of Rage, Peter Frampton and Rae Sremmurd

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Movie Planner: Gina Rodriguez talks 'Deepwater Horizon,' plus 'Queen of Katwe'

Movie Planner: Gina Rodriguez talks 'Deepwater Horizon,' plus 'Queen of Katwe'

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Bar review: On Swann's eclectic drinks complement its fine dining

Bar review: On Swann's eclectic drinks complement its fine dining

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Plan your weekend Sept. 29-Oct. 2: Super boat races, Florida Orchestra, Prophets of Rage, corn mazes

Plan your weekend Sept. 29-Oct. 2: Super boat races, Florida Orchestra, Prophets of Rage, corn mazes

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  1. Afternoon Update: Klan-like outfits spur suspension; latest on traffic; weekend weather; changing the Bucs' culture

    News

    Three students at Wiregrass Ranch High School were suspended after they wore what appeared to be Ku Klux Klan costumes to school Thursday. The students — two …

    Three students at Wiregrass Ranch High School were suspended after they wore what appeared to be Ku Klux Klan costumes to school Thursday. 10News WTSP
  2. TV ad: Charlie Crist, career politician; Isn't 30 years enough?

    Blogs

    People for Pinellas, a super PAC committee helping Republican U.S. Rep. David Jolly against Democrat Charlie Crist, has reserved $450,000 in cable TV time, according to People for Pinellas adviser David Johnson, who is a person from Tallahasse. The group's first ad calls Crist "the ultimate career …

  3. One of three Clearwater Fire & Rescue chief candidates eliminated

    Briefs

    CLEARWATER — One of the three candidates for Clearwater Fire & Rescue chief was eliminated Friday over concerns about the circumstances of his departure from his last job.

  4. Writer of comics reboot reveals Wonder Woman is gay

    Pop Culture

    The writer of the reborn Wonder Woman comics has revealed that the character is gay.

    A detail from a panel of "Wonder Woman," the DC Universe Rebirth series. [DC Comics]
  5. Denver Broncos-Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Beware of the Bucs' young QB curse

    Bucs

    TAMPA —- It's a difficult thing, jumping into the NFL as a young quarterback, so you'd think the chance to face an inexperienced passer would be a successful proposition for an NFL defense.

    Not so for Tampa Bay.

    Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) walks the field after an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Cincinnati. The Broncos won 29-17. (AP Photo/Gary Landers) OHJM141
  6. TV Ad: It's bad when Marco skips work, worse when he doesn't

    Blogs

    The Senate Majority PAC is out with a new TV ad attacking Marco Rubio's absenteeism and record of education funding and Social Security. The transcript:

  7. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: The not-so-secret secret to changing the Bucs culture

    Bucs

    TAMPA — When Tony Dungy took over as head coach, the Bucs had suffered through 13 straight losing seasons — including 12 in a row with double-digit defeats.

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Dirk Koetter, right, is seen on the sidelines along with other coaches and players during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Rams Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. LOREN ELLIOTT   |   Time
  8. Prominent black leader disagrees with Clinton campaign early voting push

    Blogs

    Hillary Clinton's campaign is pressing for more Florida counties to offer the maximum 168 hours for early, in-person voting, which starts Oct. 24. So far only 10 of 67 counties …

  9. Christian colleges are debating whether to arm campus safety officers

    College

    WHEATON, Ill. - When Bria Jenkins heard of a proposal for Wheaton College that may include arming its public safety officers, she didn't fear for her well-being as much as she feared for her boyfriend's.

  10. Alabama justice off bench for defying feds on gay marriage

    Courts

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore's defiance of federal court rulings on gay marriage violated judicial ethics, a disciplinary court ruled on Friday before suspending him for the rest of his term.

    Embattled Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore testifies during his ethics trial before the Alabama Court of the Judiciary in Montgomery on Wednesday. [Montgomery Advertiser via Associated Press]
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Bob Buesing vs. Dana Young state Senate race in Tampa has statewide implications

One of the Democratic Party’s best chances this year to counter-balance the Republican tilt in the Florida Senate might be in District 18....

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If Chris Archer gets the loss, he will become the first major-league pitcher with 20 losses since Mike Maroth in 2003, and just the second since 1980.

For starters: Rays at White Sox, Archer vs. history and weather

UPDATE, 6:58: Cash said he won't manage any differently as far as handling Archer with the potential for 20 losses, making decisions based on pitch count and game situations. Cash is mindful of Archer needing 5 1/3 innings to reach 200. ... Though the Rays have been in a skid, Cash said the issue is the injury depleted lineup, not that the players have quit or are mailing it in: "There's no give up, no lack of effort. We've got half of our lineup right now that are getting opportunities. The injuries stink but they do allow for some opportunties. ... Guys are busting it out of the box, they are getting down the line. We've been pitched well against and it's kind of limited us.''...

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Koetter's right: Run it 40 times, you usually win in NFL

If you're not asking him about injuries or maybe who might in theory might step up in case of a widely expected injury, Bucs coach Dirk Koetter can engage in some insightful conversations about NFL playcalling and all the ways a coach might measure success on a play....

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