News Roundup

Theodore Weiss, 74, was flying a small kit plane.

Renewed search of Chassahowitzka for missing Zephyrhills pilot turns up nothing

WEEKI WACHEE — A renewed search in Hernando County for missing Zephyrhills pilot Theodore Weiss was called off Tuesday afternoon after searchers said they had exhausted all leads. Hernando County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Denise Moloney said that 19 searchers from the Hernando Sheriff's Office, the Florida Fish  …


    Rubio, in Texas, says terrorists training in Syria could attack U.S.

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio warned Tuesday that terrorists training in ungoverned swaths of Syria could "soon" attack American interests around the world — or even on the nation's home soil....


    Church of Scientology wins approval for building to store parishioner records

    The Community Development Board Tuesday unanimously approved a Church of Scientology warehouse to be built in the city’s industrial corridor....


    Hillsborough curriculum specialists crammed into a conference room to help the board understand the Florida Standards, aka Common Core.

    Common ground -- with one exception -- on Common Core

    It's not hard to find an argument about Common Core....