A man hired to remove the body of an elderly woman from her Dunedin home was arrested Thursday after deputies said they caught him stealing her jewelry.
ST. PETERSBURG — It's not Cannes or Sundance, or even the Bollywood awards.
Jury can't agree on first-degree murder
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Yuma, a Florida panther cub, explores his new enclosure at the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park on Thursday. The young panther will live out his days at the park after being rescued in January near Naples when he was about 1 week old. He had been abandoned. The park held a …
ST. PETERSBURG — A 55-bed dormitory and service center for homeless teens gained preliminary approval from the City Council on Thursday after a few initial bumps.
ST. PETERSBURG — St. Petersburg College and the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority formally launched their new collaborative Universal Pass initiative Thursday, which allows SPC students and employees to ride the bus for free by showing their school ID when they climb aboard.
The company hired to deliver the personal vehicles of troops and civilian defense workers around the world has successfully transported just 7,987 of the 27,358 vehicles it is shipping, and 70 percent of those still in transit will arrive late, according to an email by military officials released this week.
If you have an adolescent son or daughter, you might be wrestling with a big question: Whether to get your child the HPV vaccine.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. — An Army paratrooper from Ruskin has been killed in action in Afghanistan as the United States continues to wind down its presence there, the Defense Department announced Thursday.
SAN ANTONIO — The city plans to sue the adjacent town of St. Leo for its approval of a university's plan to build a warehouse along a residential street.
In a setting that was about to host a game known as America's past-time, 240 people had a reason to cheer Thursday morning. They had just become new citizens in a naturalization ceremony.
ST. PETERSBURG — A worker was killed Thursday after he was pinned under a large piece of equipment at a jobsite near Sawgrass Lake Park.
The cordiality couldn't last.
With days to go until Tuesday's primary, what had been a couple of relatively polite Pinellas County Commission races have turned a bit ugly.
ST. PETERSBURG — Gov. Rick Scott's much-touted $25 cut in auto tag fees will kick in on Sept. 1, but the rollback isn't eliciting a chorus of cheers at area tax collectors' offices.
It's mostly sparking confusion.
Urging Duke to act as a "good corporate citizen," Pinellas County's most powerful state lawmaker called on the utility Thursday to abandon the idea of charging customers higher rates while it revamps its meter-reading process.