By Lenora Lake, Times Correspondent
CARROLLWOOD — Tampa's oldest community theater, Carrollwood Players, opens its 36th season this week on a new stage with one of two musicals, selected for the first time by votes through donations by patrons.
WildlifeBy Rachel Feltman, Washington Post
Scientists manning the exploration vessel Nautilus and its remotely operated vehicles spotted something truly adorable recently: Just off the coast of California, hanging out 3,000 feet below the surface, they saw what looked to be a googly-eyed cartoon octopus.
TEQUESTA — A 19-year-old Florida State University student charged with fatally stabbing a couple outside their home and then biting the dead man's face was reported in stable condition Wednesday with guards nearby at a West Palm Beach hospital.
NationalBy Travis M. Andrews, Washington Post
President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush appeared together at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas for an interfaith memorial service honoring the five officers who were slain in the city's downtown last Friday.
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