Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Florida News

Blake Snell wins major-league-leading 20th in 4-0 win over Rangers

Blake Snell wins major-league-leading 20th in 4-0 win over Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas — One of the things that has made Blake Snell so good this season for the Rays is his refusal to be satisfied with anything he does.No matter how well he pitches, he finds flaws in his performance and identifies something ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bucsí Jameis Winston sued by Arizona Uber driver in alleged groping incident

Bucsí Jameis Winston sued by Arizona Uber driver in alleged groping incident

TAMPA — Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston was sued Tuesday by the Arizona Uber driver who has accused him of sexual assault by groping her in March 2016.The woman — identified only as Kate P. in the federal court papers — is seeking m...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Lightning journal: Alex Killornís just puttiní on the Fitz

Lightning journal: Alex Killornís just puttiní on the Fitz

TAMPA — How big is FitzMagic? It has hit the Lightning, too.Proving that Harvard guys stick together, Lightning forward Alex Killorn showed support for fellow Harvard grad Ryan Fitzpatrick by, sort of, dressing up the way Fitzpatrick did after ...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Rays journal: Ji-Man Choi impresses fellow South Korean major-leaguer

Rays journal: Ji-Man Choi impresses fellow South Korean major-leaguer

ARLINGTON, Texas — DH Ji-Man Choi has impressed a lot of people with his increasing offensive production since joining the Rays in July.That includes fellow South Korean Shin-Soo Choo, the Rangers' veteran outfielder/DH who has been keeping tab...
Updated: 6 hours ago
The Daystarter: Rick Scottís not-so-magical bus tour; how a top donorís son got hired by Adam Putnam; and the latest on Red Tide.

The Daystarter: Rick Scottís not-so-magical bus tour; how a top donorís son got hired by Adam Putnam; and the latest on Red Tide.

Catching you up on overnight happenings, and what to know today.ē Itíll be a sunny morning but the clouds will gather by the afternoon. The change of rain also increases to 30 to 50 percent in the afternoon and into the evening, according to the Nat...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Valet parking? A concierge? Midtown Tampa outlines plans for an amenity-rich office building

Valet parking? A concierge? Midtown Tampa outlines plans for an amenity-rich office building

TAMPA ó A sudden boomlet in premium office space is getting boomier as developers detail their plans for the first of three office buildings planned at Midtown Tampa, a $500 million mixed-use development near Interstate 275 and N Dale Mabry Highway.M...
Updated: 7 hours ago

The future of University Mall in Tampa is that it wonít be a mall anymore

TAMPA ó The University Mall isnít bustling on weekday afternoons. But itís not deserted, either.A line eight-people deep waits at the BBQ counter in the food court. Children jump on inflatable trampolines in front of the Dillardís clearance store; sh...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Sights and sounds as Red Tide fouls Pinellas County beaches

Sights and sounds as Red Tide fouls Pinellas County beaches

The worst and most extensive Red Tide algae bloom since the 2005 outbreak has reached the Gulf Coast. The Tampa Bay Times photojournalists documented scenes of how the algae blooms are affecting local businesses, beaches, and wildlife as it saturates...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Mentally disabled man testifies of sexual assault while at trial for former Tampa teacher

Mentally disabled man testifies of sexual assault while at trial for former Tampa teacher

TAMPA ó For much of his life, the 24-year-old man has attended special education classes. He canít read, writes only his name and needs supervision to cook or clean. With the mental capacity of a first-grader, he trusts everyone he meets.On Tuesday, ...
Updated: 9 hours ago

Updated: 10 hours ago