ST. PETERSBURG -— When only a few stars speckle the night sky, Joyce Fosdick misses their companions. When her children were little, she and her husband, Charles, taught them to spot constellations and late-summer shooting stars. When her grandchildren came along, she would sing to them, "I see the moon, and the …
ST. PETERSBURG — Sometime during Wednesday's near-no-hit 8-1 loss to Cleveland, leftfielder Joey Butler said the Rays almost felt bullied as their offensive struggles reached a never-before-seen low.
The father of Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige has reportedly signed a deal to write a book about his son's life. But the working title, If He Dies, He Dies, suggests the story may not be a flattering one.
A company that has single-handedly transformed the Florida Panhandle from the Redneck Riviera to a land festooned with upscale second homes, beachfront communities and its own jet-capable airport is at it again.
The line exists. Of that, you can be sure.
TAMPA — Today, Herb Colvin runs a coffee stand inside a Hillsborough County Public Schools building, sells organic teas and coffees at farmers markets and other locales, and has a record of financial problems, including federal and state tax liens, evictions, a foreclosure and a bankruptcy.
CLEARWATER — After a 12-hour standoff, SWAT team members shot and removed an armed man with a history of mental illness from his bedroom Wednesday after he barricaded himself inside, police said.
BRANDON — Ten years ago, Erik Condra was an usher in Lightning coach Jon Cooper's wedding.
Starting this month, people caught with small amounts of marijuana in Miami-Dade County could walk away with a civil citation and no criminal charge.
Earlier today, the New York Times tweeted out this recipe:
St. Petersburg---A day after some residents in a southeastern neighborhood complained about being skipped over in the city's initial recycling pick up effort, Mayor Rick Kriseman's administration reported only 70 houses citywide had been skipped in the first two days of the fledgling program.
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is investigating whether some of America's biggest airlines have colluded to keep airfares high, striking at an industry that has posted record profits recently while limiting routes and affordable seats, officials familiar with the matter said Wednesday.
TAMPA — Since late March, police say, the same suspect has broken into 10 different businesses by smashing glass windows with cement bricks.
Add a surf park with three pools atop a 10-story parking garage to the attention-grabbing features coming to the Skyplex entertainment complex set to open on Orlando's International Drive in about 18 months. Developers have already announced plans for the world's tallest roller coaster, a drop tower attraction, a zip …
PLANT CITY — Three young brothers broke into their mother's locked bedroom on Wednesday to obtain her new handgun, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, which led to an 11-year-old boy shooting his 9-year-old brother in the cheek with a .45-caliber pistol.