Michael Bloomberg, elected mayor of New York City as a Republican, offered a forceful denunciation of fellow New York billionaire Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Democratic convention, describing the GOP presidential nominee as a "risky, reckless, and radical choice."
LOS ANGELES — The Rangers, Pirates, Dodgers and any of the other contenders looking to add an impact starter by Monday's deadline certainly will be thinking more about Rays LHP Matt Moore, who turned in another impressive outing in Wednesday's 3-1 win over Los Angeles.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman's offseason can't have gone much better, especially after he re-signed captain Steven Stamkos and locked up cornerstone defenseman Victor Hedman long-term.
PHILADELPHIA — The question tonight as Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic presidential nomination in the biggest speech of her life is whether it's too late to ease the deep doubts so many Americans have about her character and trustworthiness.
TAMPA — Flames erupted Wednesday at a Town 'N Country mosque for the second time in 10 days, leaving local and federal investigators looking for answers.
Continuing the Wednesday night's Democratic National Convention theme about the need for more gun control was another Florida woman: Angela Bassett, who grew up in St. Petersburg.
PHILADELPHIA -- Perhaps the most raw moment of the Democratic National Convention came Wednesday night when a woman from Polk City, Florida, stepped up to the lectern.
Gov. Rick Scott will serve as national chairman for Rebuilding America, a super PAC supporting Donald Trump.
ST. PETERSBURG — In a wide-ranging discussion Wednesday about modern policing, three of Pinellas County's top law enforcement leaders sought to distance their departments from the violence and fractured race relations that have troubled authorities across the nation.
TALLAHASSEE — Four staffers quit U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson's campaign for the Senate on Wednesday, continuing the political fallout from newly emerged allegations that he abused his ex-wife four times over 20 years.
Warren Sapp likes to fish, but Wednesday he learned what the bait feels like.
From our friends at The News Service of Florida:
LOS ANGELES — The Rays were good enough Wednesday afternoon.
CLEARWATER — State Rep. Chris Sprowls, a Republican attorney running for re-election to the House District 65 seat in November, is getting heat from his Democratic opponent after resigning earlier this month from the State Attorney's Office for Pinellas and Pasco counties.