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Foster mom arrested in death of boy headed for adoption

TAMPA — A foster mother has been arrested in the death of a 17-month-old boy who suffered apparent head injuries just weeks before he was likely to be adopted. Latamara Stackhouse Flyt …


Reeves' attorneys continue to question thoroughness of detectives' investigation


Tampa Bay's biggest company, Tech Data, gets a whole lot bigger with Avnet acquisition


  1. Pasco officials push back against parents who say they were harmed by school rezonings


    LAND O'LAKES — Lawyers for the Pasco County school system on Monday aggressively questioned parents who are challenging the district's recent decision to redraw school attendance zones, part of a day-long hearing that focused on how severely families had been affected.

  2. Pinellas County's top officials to discuss County Attorney Jim Bennett's perks

    Local Government

    CLEARWATER –– Retiring Pinellas County Attorney Jim Bennett enjoys a few perks that no other county employee receives.

    Pinellas County Attorney Jim Bennett announced in January that he will retire this summer after three decades working in county government. But as county officials prepare to hire a successor, they were surprised to learn about some of the perks Bennett has enjoyed while serving as county attorney. [SCOTT KEELER   |   Times]
  3. SpaceX plans to fly two private citizens around the moon by late next year


    Elon Musk said Monday SpaceX plans to fly two private citizens on a tourist mission around the moon by late 2018. Musk would not name the two people, who he said approached the company and would pay for the flight.

    Telsa and SpaceX founder Elon Musk stands in front of the SpaceX Dragon capsule at Space Exploration Technologies Corp. SpaceX said Monday that it will fly two private citizens around the moon in its Crew Dragon spacecraft next year. [Brian van der Brug | Los Angeles Times via TNS]
  4. Blake Snell was able to correct the problem that caused him to miss up in the strike zone with his fastball while on the mound
  5. Reward offered for help finding pickup driver in fatal Ybor City hit and run


    Crime stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering a $3,000 reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of a hit-and-run driver who killed a woman early Monday at 15th Avenue East and 15th Street North in Ybor City.

  6. President Donald Trump, flanked by Independence Blue Cross CEO Daniel J. Hilferty, left, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina CEO Brad Wilson, speaks during a meeting with health insurance company executives in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Monday. [AP photo]
  7. Best buds: Rick Scott and Donald Trump hang out in Washington


    WASHINGTON – In Tallahassee, a battle looms with House Speaker Richard Corcoran, but here, Gov. Rick Scott has had a remarkable few days.

  8. Brian Boyle traded to Toronto


    Brian Boyle took his routine pre-game nap Monday afternoon preparing to play for the Lightning against the Senators.

    Brian Boyle, who will be an unrestricted free agent this summer, is a versatile veteran who can help many teams in a playoff push.
  9. LM Funding America fends off one legal battle

    Real Estate

    TAMPA — Tampa's beleaguered LM Funding America has staved off one legal threat even as it still faces another.

  10. Ben Bishop 'had a feeling' deal was coming


    Goalie Ben Bishop had a 'strong feeling' he was going to get traded by Wednesday's deadline.

    Ben Bishop was the best goalie in Lightning history, leading the Lightning to back-to-back lengthy playoff runs.

House backs off plan to decimate Visit Florida - a little

It is hardly a reprieve, but Republican leaders in the Florida House took a symbolic step that might keep the doors to the embattled Visit Florida around for years to come....


Blake Snell was able to correct the problem that caused him to miss up in the strike zone with his fastball while on the mound

3 takeaways from Monday's 7-2 win against the Phillies

Three takeaways from the Rays 7-2 win against the Phillies in Clearwater:...


Robbie Coltrane and Julie Walters star in Hulu's new miniseries National Treasure.

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