Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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Grief and wit, heritage and family dynamics collide in ‘Bad Jews’ at American Stage

Grief and wit, heritage and family dynamics collide in ‘Bad Jews’ at American Stage

ST. PETERSBURG — Whatever else he learned at Cornell University and the Juilliard School, playwright Joshua Harmon surely learned family dynamics. His play, Bad Jews, bristles with wit and malevolence dished out by people for whom familiarity breeds ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bowled over: From acai to poke, the top 10 bowls in Tampa Bay

Bowled over: From acai to poke, the top 10 bowls in Tampa Bay

Why, exactly, are bowls the new plates? The Wall Street Journal declared it so. Tableware companies like Fiesta have reported serious double-digit growth in the sale of bowls ? salad bowls, cereal bowls, you name it. Fast-food restaurants have jumpe...
Updated: 4 hours ago
First look (with video): Universal’s new high-tech fountain shows ends the night at the theme park

First look (with video): Universal’s new high-tech fountain shows ends the night at the theme park

Visitors to Universal Studios in Orlando on Monday night got to witness the premiere of the new high-tech, dancing-fountain, cinematic show to end the day in the park in what the show’s creator called "a kiss goodnight." It’s full of ima...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Lakeland buildings to be adorned with temporary tapestries

Lakeland buildings to be adorned with temporary tapestries

Beginning early November, buildings in Lakeland will have their walls adorned with giant temporary tapestries painted by artists from Polk County and central Florida.These tapestries, also called "Un-Murals," will hang across the Dixieland, midtown a...
Updated: 6 hours ago

Obama notes 'utter loss of shame among political leaders when they're caught in a lie and they just double down'

Obama notes 'utter loss of shame among political leaders when they're caught in a lie and they just double down'
Updated: 7 hours ago

Millions in UK face water restrictions amid hot, dry weather

Millions in northern England are facing a ban on using garden hoses or sprinklers amid one of the longest spells of hot and dry weather in years
Updated: 7 hours ago
The Latest: Spirited Obama speech attacks xenophobia, graft

The Latest: Spirited Obama speech attacks xenophobia, graft

The Latest: Spirited Obama speech takes aim at xenophobia, hatred, corruption
Updated: 7 hours ago
Russia's post-summit view: Praise for Putin, pity for Trump

Russia's post-summit view: Praise for Putin, pity for Trump

For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself
Updated: 7 hours ago
Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values

Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values

Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values, criticizing 'strongman politics'
Updated: 7 hours ago

France expels high-profile terror convict to Algeria

An Algerian-born man twice convicted in France on terror charges and for years a high-profile figure in the underground world of terrorism has been expelled to stand trial in his homeland
Updated: 7 hours ago