Wednesday, August 15, 2018

News Roundup

Keswick coach Phil Hayford back on the field after spring’s gruesome leg injury

Keswick coach Phil Hayford back on the field after spring’s gruesome leg injury

It's going to take more than a nasty leg injury to keep Keswick Christian coach Phil Hayford off the football field. Hayford, 70, was injured in April when he got too close to a player during a drill. The cleat from one of his players peeled off the ...
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AfghanistanDozens of soldiers, students killed in pair of attacksSuicide bomber: A suicide bomber struck a private education center in a Shiite neighborhood of Kabul on Wednesday where high school graduates were preparing for university entrance exam...
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Video shows driver intentionally run over gopher tortoise outside Pinellas County school

Video shows driver intentionally run over gopher tortoise outside Pinellas County school

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s office is looking for a driver who appeared to intentionally drive over an endangered gopher tortoise Saturday afternoon.The driver was in the parking lot of the San Jose Elementary School in Dunedin at around 3:20 p.m. ...
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For starters: Rays at Yankees, with Jake Faria on the mound

For starters: Rays at Yankees, with Jake Faria on the mound

UPDATE, 6:25: The lat strain sustained by RHP Wilmer Font in June has proved to be serious, Cash saying today: "In all likelihood it will be really challenging to see him at any point the rest of this year."UPDATE, 6:07: Cash said they are expecting ...
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Stand your ground shooter has three-lawyer team

Stand your ground shooter has three-lawyer team

LARGO — Three lawyers have signed on to represent Michael Drejka, the man who shot and killed Markeis McGlockton in what authorities initially deemed a stand your ground shooting.Whether Lysa Clifton, John Trevena and Bryant Camareno will use that de...
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Bank of America student leaders enjoy impactful summer

Bank of America student leaders enjoy impactful summer

TAMPADe’Naysha Mullings, 18, has not attended her first class at Florida A&M University, yet she’s already making a name for herself on campus.Mullings recently launched her campaign for freshman vice president, a sign that the future doctor is deter...
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Bondi’s office joins mom in fight against kid ‘restrictive’ swimming pool rules

Bondi’s office joins mom in fight against kid ‘restrictive’ swimming pool rules

LUTZ — The feud started three years ago at a neighborhood pool in a community north of Tampa. Children wanted to swim but were denied access.Minors had to be supervised, they were told. But this summer, the office of Attorney General Pam Bondi plunge...
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Hillsborough to regulate massage parlors in crackdown on prostitution

Hillsborough to regulate massage parlors in crackdown on prostitution

TAMPA — Hillsborough County has followed the city of Tampa in cracking down on illicit services like prostitution by moving to regulate massage parlors and bathhouses.County commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday to adopt a law restricting the ope...
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Bucs receivers come out ‘smoking’ hot against Titans

Bucs receivers come out ‘smoking’ hot against Titans

NASHVILLE — DeSean Jackson turned Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler around and hauled in a deep pass from quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick during one-on-one drills. Mike Evans leaped over Logan Ryan, plucking the ball with two hands off the top of t...
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