Friday, November 16, 2018

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Janet Cruz appears to win Florida Senate after manual recount wraps

Janet Cruz appears to win Florida Senate after manual recount wraps

The Tampa Democrat was up by a narrow, but comfortable margin that appears to be safe.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Some Florida Democrats wonder: Did Andrew Gillum lose because of race?

Some Florida Democrats wonder: Did Andrew Gillum lose because of race?

Exit polls showed 86 percent of black voters cast ballots for Gillum, and 90 percent backed Nelson. But in counties with higher shares of white independent voters, Nelson performed an average of 2 percentage points higher than Gillum.
Updated: 2 hours ago
‘Tip of the Iceberg’: Tampa corporate support for Rays? So far, it’s $16 million

‘Tip of the Iceberg’: Tampa corporate support for Rays? So far, it’s $16 million

Tampa Bay Rays 2020 co-founder Ron Christaldi put some details behind his months-long confidence that the Tampa Bay Rays will have a new home in Ybor City: $16 million of them.That's the amount of new corporate support pledged to a ballpark north of ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Florida drops jobless rate to 3.4 percent, adds 17,800 jobs

Florida drops jobless rate to 3.4 percent, adds 17,800 jobs

Unemployment continues to fall across the state and the Tampa Bay region holds its own.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Winter Village and skating rink return to downtown Tampa

Winter Village and skating rink return to downtown Tampa

Curtis Hixon's Winter Village will return Friday night, offering free skating from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Seven former Lightning goalies make The Hockey News’ list of the top 100 of all-time

Seven former Lightning goalies make The Hockey News’ list of the top 100 of all-time

Not bad for a franchise that only recently celebrated its 25th anniversary.
Updated: 2 hours ago
The Zola Twitter saga went viral. The ‘Zola’ movie is being filmed in Tampa Bay.

The Zola Twitter saga went viral. The ‘Zola’ movie is being filmed in Tampa Bay.

The story of prostitution, stripping and crime is becoming a movie called Zola. The production has been filming in the Tampa Bay area since Oct. 29, confirmed St.Petersburg-Clearwater film commissioner Tony Armer.
Updated: 3 hours ago
The real problem with Pasco pastor’s partisan sign is a tax problem

The real problem with Pasco pastor’s partisan sign is a tax problem

The pastor posted a political sign discouraging folks from voting for Democrats. Experts say that likely violated IRS rules.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Judge orders White House to return Jim Acosta's CNN press credentials

Judge orders White House to return Jim Acosta's CNN press credentials

A federal judge in Washington is ordering the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Deputies suspect foul play after 3 found dead in Clair-Mel area house fire

Deputies suspect foul play after 3 found dead in Clair-Mel area house fire

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is seeking the person they say intentionally set a fire at a house in Clair-Mel City on Thursday in which three people were found dead.
Updated: 3 hours ago