Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

Game 4 tonight Lightning at Islanders, 7 p.m., NBCSN, 970-AM

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, celebrates his goal against the Detroit Red Wings with Jonathan Drouin (27), Jason Garrison and Ondrej Palat (18) during the second period of Game 4 in a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) MIPS109

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, right, celebrates his goal against the Detroit Red Wings with Jonathan Drouin (27), Jason Garrison and Ondrej Palat (18) during the second period of Game 4 in a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) MIPS109

tbx COMPLAINT OPENS FEDERAL INVESTIGATION

A complaint filed in opposition to the $6 billion project alleges that the express toll lanes would benefit affluent drivers at the expense of minorities. Local, 1B

Museum honors Sheriff's Office

A small house in Ybor City now preserves the rich law enforcement history of the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. Local, 1B

St. Petersburg delays pot fines

The City Council decides to wait before acting on an ordinance that would allow citations for small amounts of marijuana. Local, 1B

Ryan not ready to support Trump

The House speaker and chairman of the Republican National Convention says the nominee should embody the party's standards. Nation, 7A

Business deals difficult in Cuba

American companies hoping to get in on the action must navigate the communist politics. Business, 4B

Peoples Gas fine benefits customers

The Public Service Commission fines the utility $1 million and orders $2 million in customer credits. Business, 4B

Rebelution IPA calls for a party

The signature beer of the reggae-rock band will be released at a day of reggae rock music June 25 at Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg. Etc, 2B

Game 4 tonight Lightning at Islanders, 7 p.m., NBCSN, 970-AM 05/05/16 [Last modified: Thursday, May 5, 2016 11:25pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Ex-sheriff's official says sheriff intentionally hid federal inmate revenue from county

    Local Government

    BROOKSVILLE — The former third-in-command at the Hernando County Sheriff's Office has filed a complaint, alleging that Sheriff Al Nienhuis intentionally hid from the County Commission $1.3 million in revenue he collected from housing federal inmates last year.

    OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times  Hernando County Sheriff Al Nienhuis said he was "extremely disappointed'' to hear of James Terry's allegations about the sheriff's handling of federal inmate dollars and noted that Terry was "offered the opportunity to resign from his position at the Sheriff's Office when numerous complaints as to his unprofessional conduct began flowing into the front office.''
  2. Fewer minions make things better in 'Despicable Me 3'

    Movies

    Despicable Me 3 doubles down on Steve Carell's silly way with words, a smart idea after too much Minions gibberish spoiled part 2. They're still here, in smaller doses and somewhat funnier for it.

     voiced by Trey Parker, in a scene from "Despicable Me 3."  (Illumination and Universal Pictures via AP)
  3. After Rick Scott veto, Tarpon Springs renews push for money to dredge Anclote River

    Local Government

    In a pocket formed at the end of a branch of the Anclote River, Kevin Meisman has seen the size of the boats coming by his family's business get smaller.

    Kevin Meisman, 37, looks out from the dock of his family’s business, Quality T-Tops & Boat Accessories, in Tarpon Springs. Meisman says that, without dredging along the Anclote River, the number of boats he can service is limited.
  4. Senator Tom Lee, R-Thonotosassa
  5. Video: How to make a Gin and Jam cocktail

    Bars & Spirits

    Looking for an easy cocktail to make at home this summer? Jam is a simple, low-key way to get the job done.