LARGO — A pedestrian on Seminole Boulevard was struck and killed by a driver who then fled the scene Tuesday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
TAMPA — After goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy and the Lightning both struggled in their last games, Tuesday night's 3-0 win over the Sabres was the kind of bounce-back victory they both needed.
Sens. Marco Rubio and Mike Lee will introduce Wednesday morning a proposal that reduces seven tax brackets to two: 15 percent and 35 percent.
It's the morning after Tampa's city elections, and surely the question on everyone's mind is:
ST. PETE BEACH — The long and expensive wars over development rules here may end Monday when the commission takes a final vote on changes to the city's comprehensive plan.
TALLAHASSEE — In the last month, a series of letters from worried employees at the Florida Department of Corrections arrived in the mailbox of Sen. Greg Evers, chairman of the Senate Criminal Justice Committee.
TALLAHASSEE — Targeting what one senator described as a "sick but profitable criminal enterprise,'' lawmakers have started moving to ramp up Florida's response to human trafficking.
LARGO — An overturned vehicle on the Belleair Beach Causeway Bridge blocked traffic Tuesday night and almost cost one young man his life.
News that Hillary Clinton used a private email account during her time as Secretary of State draws contrasts and similarities to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and current Gov. Rick Scott, both of whom have drawn criticism for using private email.
TAMPA — Former FSU quarterback Jameis Winston, potentially the Bucs' choice as the No. 1 pick next month in the NFL draft, spent Tuesday at One Buc Place for a one-day, face-to-face meeting with team officials.
DADE CITY — Retired County Administrator John Gallagher heads the list of citizens who will consider the merits of a charter government for Pasco County.
PORT CHARLOTTE — His delivery in need of repair, his reputation as a dominant late-inning reliever tattered after a brutal 2014 season, Ernesto Frieri had a pretty good idea of how to get right.
SEMINOLE — A Pinellas County man trying to meet a 14-year-old boy for sex was arrested Tuesday on more than a dozen child pornography charges, according to the Sheriff's Office.
TAMPA — Mayor Bob Buckhorn breezed to a second term Tuesday night in a city election with the lowest voter turnout since the Nixon administration.
BROOKSVILLE — Making right turns on red lights in the city of Brooksville should soon be less stressful, at least for those who fear receiving red-light camera tickets.