Links from the Times: Credit crunch hits Tampa Bay
Doctors in exile
They're fighting to survive and put their training to work. They might have medical degrees and much-needed experience, but when you're an immigrant in America, you start at the bottom. Read their stories.
Credit crunch hits home, Tampa Bay area business leaders say
Members of Tampa Bay's business community don't need Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner or anyone else to tell them the credit noose has tightened. It emerged as one of the dominant themes in the St. Petersburg Times' annual business leaders survey. | Read the entire survey.
Seroquel maker wants to seal info from you, "for" you
AstraZeneca, maker of the blockbuster antipsychotic Seroquel, is battling to keep information about the drug out of the public's view … for the public's own good. This month in Orlando, lawyers for the drugmaker will argue that unsealing company documents, including unpublished clinical trial data and letters from the FDA, could harm "a vulnerable patient population." | Special report: Testing grounds | Special report: Rx overdoses