Sunday, March 18, 2018

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of the Tampa Bay Times

Multiple fatalities reported after FIU bridge collapse

Multiple fatalities reported after FIU bridge collapse

A sign above the rubble of a new pedestrian bridge is shown after the bridge collapsed onto a highway at Florida International University in Miami on Thursday, March 15, 2018. The pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway crushing multiple vehicles ...
Published: 03/15/18
Students from across the US participate in National Walkout Day

Students from across the US participate in National Walkout Day

Students walked out of classes on Wednesday in solidarity and response to the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Fla. which left 17 dead. Many students carried signs condemning the violence and calling upon politici...
Published: 03/14/18
Photo gallery: After 25 years, a mother's grief and questions remain

Photo gallery: After 25 years, a mother's grief and questions remain

_informq.push(['embed']);Six days after she disappeared in 1993, detectives located Jennifer‘s body - naked, facedown and severely decomposed in a Hernando County orange grove. Since then, they have amassed nearly 1,000 pieces of evidence, take...
Published: 03/14/18
Photo gallery: Remembering the no-name storm of 1993

Photo gallery: Remembering the no-name storm of 1993

The no-name storm came barreling out of the Gulf of Mexico, battering Florida with high winds and rising waters. As one Pinellas beach resident said on March 13, 1993: “This was the mother of all storms. It was sure mad at somebody.” But ...
Published: 03/14/18
Here's why there were 7,000 pairs of shoes outside the U.S. Capitol

Here's why there were 7,000 pairs of shoes outside the U.S. Capitol

The southeast lawn of the U.S. Capitol was covered in 7,000 pairs of shoes Tuesday, to symbolize the 7,000 children killed by gun violence since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012.The protest was arranged by the global advocacy grou...
Published: 03/13/18
Tampa Bay Times best of weekend sports photos

Tampa Bay Times best of weekend sports photos

Golf fans line up to make cell phone pictures of Tiger Woods as he passes them on the 17th fairway while playing the Copperhead Course on Friday, March 9, 2018 during the second round of the Valspar Championship at the Innisbrook Golf and Spa Resort ...
Published: 03/11/18
Conners and Woods battle during 3rd round at Valspar

Conners and Woods battle during 3rd round at Valspar

Corey Conners and Tiger Woods were tied at first for a quick minute during the third round of the Valspar Championship, Saturday in Palm Harbor but Woods later finished the day one stroke behind the leader. The battle will continue today for the fina...
Published: 03/11/18
World’s largest bounce house visits Odessa (w/video)

World’s largest bounce house visits Odessa (w/video)

_informq.push(['embed']);Big Bounce America will be at Keystone Park in Odessa, March 9 to 11. From the Big Bounce America website:“We had a dream ... of giant slides, ball pits, basketball hoops and obstacle runs. We dreamt of massive inflatab...
Published: 03/09/18
Photo gallery: Best Photos from the 2018 Valspar Championship

Photo gallery: Best Photos from the 2018 Valspar Championship

Tampa Bay Times photographers share some of their best images of the week which include headliners, Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy to name a few. With one month until the 2018 Masters, watch along with us daily as we surface some of the ...
Published: 03/08/18
Updated: 03/12/18
Beeping eggs assembled for Easter Egg hunt for visually impaired children (w/video)

Beeping eggs assembled for Easter Egg hunt for visually impaired children (w/video)

Members of the Tampa Bay Area Regional Bomb Squad collaborated on a joint effort to make special electronic beeping Easter eggs for an upcoming Easter Egg hunt for visually impaired children at their headquarters in Tampa on Monday, March 5, 2018. Th...
Published: 03/05/18
Updated: 03/07/18