GULFPORT — Gulfport Mayor Sam Henderson and St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman are about to get dirty.
OTTAWA, Ontario — A gunman shot a Canadian soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday, then entered Parliament and shots rang out, police and witnesses said.
The mean and personal Florida governor's race remains deadlocked with Gov. Rick Scott and Charlie Crist each getting just 42 percent of the vote in the latest survey from Quinnipiac University.
So much has been done with French impressionism that there's not really much to add to a scholarly discussion.
TAMPA — The eastbound Hillsborough Avenue drawbridge over the Hillsborough River was stuck in the up position and blocking traffic Wednesday morning.
A wrestling coach arrested Tuesday on charges that he recently hit two students was accused of stripping a Pinellas Park High student naked in 1998 after he caught the boy smoking a cigarette, according to records.
CLEARWATER — Melissa Dawn Sellers was arguing with her boyfriend early Wednesday, police said, when she soaked him in nail polish remover and set him on fire with either a lighter or a lit cigarette.
CALGARY — As injuries continue to mount for the Lightning, coach Jon Cooper said his team just needs to "rise to the occasion."
It took nearly 10 yeas of legal battles and three branches of government to clear Jose Godinez-Samperio's path to practice law.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Madison Bumgarner and the Giants put a sudden stop to the Royals' perfect postseason roll.
The final televised debate between Rick Scott and Charlie Crist was certainly entertaining, much as boxing matches or arguments between two adolescents can sometimes be amusing to watch. If, however, viewers of the hourlong CNN debate Tuesday night hoped it would make them more enthusiastic about their choice or help …
Ben Bradlee, who presided over the Washington Post's exposure of the Watergate scandal that led to the fall of President Richard M. Nixon and that stamped him in American culture as the quintessential newspaper editor of his era — gruff, charming and tenacious — died on Tuesday. He was 93.
NEW YORK — Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on the characters of AMC's hit series Breaking Bad after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last week.
JACKSONVILLE — In a fast-paced final debate Tuesday, Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist displayed their mutual contempt to a national TV audience in the home stretch of the costliest and meanest campaign in the country.
CLEARWATER — Already embroiled in a lawsuit with the current operator of its waste-to-energy plant, the Pinellas County Commission on Tuesday decided to put off a decision to award a $450 million operating contract to another company.