The state has filed an amended lawsuit against the Department of Veterans Affairs that deletes several significant errors about a patient offered as an example of the poor care veterans receive in agency hospitals.
Raymond James Financial Services seeks more than $800,000 from a former financial advisor the St. Petersburg investment firm claims swindled a 96-year-old client suffering from dementia. According to Financial Advisor magazine, Raymond James last week asked a federal court to freeze the assets of advisor Jo Ellen …
BROOKSVILLE — The opening strains of budget season in Brooksville on Monday night lacked the ominous tone of the past few years.
U.S. orange-juice retail sales fell to the lowest level on record as consumers continue to turn away from the breakfast beverage. U.S. consumers bought 36.11 million gallons of orange juice in the four weeks ended July 5, down 8.3 percent from a similar period a year ago, according to Nielsen data published by the …
TAMPA — A nurse-midwife fresh out of school has filed a federal discrimination lawsuit against a chain of Tampa health centers, alleging she was refused a job because of her religious opposition to prescribing hormonal contraceptives, including abortion drugs.
Don't count on celebrating the holidays with a bottle of Two Buck Chuck from the new Trader Joe's on Fourth Street N in St. Petersburg. The much anticipated 12,000-square-foot store under construction between 28th and 27th avenues won't open until next year.
Nitally's Thai-Mex Cuisine in St. Petersburg, infamous for its super spicy Inferno Soup, will be featured in the Aug. 5 episode of the Travel Channel show Food Paradise. The show is like a culinary documentary. Each week it follows a theme, like the best breakfast, and finds restaurants all over the country that …
In a sign of increased caution about flying near combat zones, U.S. and European airlines halted flights to Israel Tuesday after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.
Wouldn't it be a purrrfect get if the Internet Cat Video Festival came to Tampa Bay?
LARGO — Pinellas County School Board members generally supported a plan to significantly increase the number of new magnet schools in the district, offering only a few criticisms at a board workshop today.
CUTLER, Calif. — A Central California company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
BROOKSVILLE — Parrott Middle School has a new band director.
ST. PETERSBURG — Mayor Rick Kriseman introduced Anthony Holloway as the city's new police chief at an 11 a.m. news conference Tuesday.
The Air Force Times this week ranked the nation's 68 stateside Air Force duty stations as desirable places to live. MacDill Air Force Base came in sixth, the top Florida installation. MacDill was tied with Grand Forks Air Force Base in North Dakota. The top-ranked bases are in Illinois and Ohio. As you might …
SEMINOLE — After almost 10 years of wishing, hoping and speculating, residents and business owners will get a glance at Seminole Mall's possible future Tuesday night.