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  1. Editorial: Jolly stands for pragmatism over obstruction


    There may be a sliver of hope in the outcome of the avoidable fight over immigration and funding for the Department of Homeland Security in Congress. House Speaker John Boehner discovered this week he can move responsible legislation with a coalition of pragmatic Republicans and Democrats. One of those pragmatists is …

  2. Editorial: 50 years after Selma, struggle continues


    It has been 50 years since Alabama state troopers beat back protesters who tried to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge to march from Selma to Montgomery. The marchers, most of whom were black, were calling for voting rights. But they were brutally denied on that Sunday, falling victim to the billy club, the sting of tear …

    Alabama troopers use clubs to beat participants in a civil rights march in Selma on March 7, 1965, known as Bloody Sunday. This weekend, President Barack Obama and other officials will be in Selma to mark the 50th anniversary.
  3. From This Day: Sheri Jeanette Nichols and Clinton Parker Johnston


    A mountaintop proposal in Montenegro. A wedding in Florence, Italy.

    Sheri Jeanette Nichols and Clinton Parker Johnston, married Jan. 1, 2015, at the Palazzo Capponi in Florence, Italy. Behind them is the Ponte Vecchio bridge over the Arno River.
  4. 50 years after Selma, America retreats on civil rights


    Half a century after the Selma march, the United States is turning its back on civil rights.

    Bloody Sunday, March 7, 1965: Alabama state troopers use clubs against participants of a civil rights voting march in Selma.
  5. Disney to expand Soarin', Toy Story Midway Mania


    Two of Walt Disney World's most popular rides — read: brutal lines, Fast Passes gone instantly, your kids are sobbing, you need an adult beverage — will get considerable expansions in 2016 to accommodate crowds: Toy Story Midway Mania at Hollywood Studios, and Soarin' at EPCOT.

    Bucs bring cornerback Mike Jenkins back with 1-year deal

    Former USF cornerback Mike Jenkins, who played only one game for the Bucs last year before a season-ending pectoral injury, is staying home for 2015, signing a one-year deal Thursday to return to the Bucs this fall....


    Florida House, Senate could be building very different budgets

    The Florida Senate is at a standstill when it comes to building the state budget, Senate Appropriations Chairman Tom Lee said Thursday....


    Rays manager Kevin Cash, speaking to his father, Mike.

    For openers, Rays vs. Orioles

    UPDATE, 9:37: Cash said he is excited for his first game as manager and not nervous - yet anyway. He has 12-14 relatives coming, said he felt embarassed to ask for that many tickets. ... There is a locker and No. 84 jersey for Miller, who was to take a physical this morning,