LAPLACE, La. — A bus full of construction workers hit a fire truck on an elevated highway Sunday, killing two people and injuring 36, several of them seriously, Louisiana State Police said.
TAMPA — The cramped confines of Marilyn Taylor's cubicle at Thompson Cigar Co. are a shrine of sorts to the company's stogie largesse.
Chris Archer avoided tying the team record of 18 losses, and the Rays avoided a rare sweep that would have dropped them back under .500 post-All-Star break with a 10-4 win Sunday over the contending Astros.
TAMPA — Larry Elliston's first job in TV news was like a dream come true: Words, pictures and storytelling were passions that traced to his childhood.
AMMAN, Jordan — The United States will reach its target this week of taking in 10,000 Syrian war refugees in a year-old resettlement program, the U.S. ambassador to Jordan said Sunday, after meeting families headed to California and Virginia.
After months of being bombarded with campaign ads and mailers, Florida primary voters will decide Tuesday which U.S. Senate candidates will move on to the general election.
RHP Alex Cobb came through Saturday's final Tommy John surgery rehab start well and was to meet the team in Boston Sunday night, with plans for his first since his September 2014 this weekend, likely Saturday, at home vs. Toronto.
"I think he felt good by his results,'' manager Kevin Cash said. "It was good …
HOUSTON — RHP Chris Archer had a pretty good Sunday.
Invest 99L has become Tropical Depression 9, and meteorologists said the system is expected to develop into a tropical storm by mid-afternoon Monday.
TAMPA — A veteran Tampa police officer died while diving in southern Nevada on Saturday, authorities said.
The Bucs made their first 12 cuts on Sunday, getting them down to 77 players, with two more moves to make by Tuesday and another 20 to get them to 53, presuming that J.R. Sweezy and Louis Murphy -- who still haven't even practiced -- will open the season on the physically unable to perform list.
Pinellas County will provide sandbag materials today through Monday to residents in preparation for the upcoming forecast expected to dump several inches of rain on the area this week.
TAMPA — A 2-month-old stray kitten trapped in a storm drain was rescued by a Hillsborough County Fire Rescue crew Sunday morning.
Clearwater police have arrested a man accused of fatally shooting his neighbor early Saturday after the pair had an argument at a Tarpon Springs motel.