Make us your home page
Instagram

Today’s top headlines delivered to you daily.

(View our Privacy Policy)

What you need to know for Monday, June 13

Look for scattered thunderstorms starting around midday today, according to 10Weather WTSP. High of 90.

• We have a full crew working to bring you the latest on the Orlando gay nightclub shooting that left 50 dead and 53 injured on Sunday. Tune into our live coverage at live coverage throughout the day.

• New overtime rules are coming in December, which could mean a shakeup for more than 300,000 Florida workers and their employers. A Tampa employment law attorney explains what the changes mean for businesses and workers. Read it this morning at tampabay.com/business.

• William F. "Chip" Merlin's Tampa law firm has criss-crossed the country in its niche of handling the property insurance woes of disaster victims — from hurricanes to mudslides, earthquakes to wildfires. It's announcing its latest expansion today. Go to tampabay.com/business.

• Thinking about buying a kayak? We offer tips on what you need to know this morning at tampabay.com/sports.

• Here are the top things to do this week in Tampa Bay including country singe Keith Urban and retro uniforms and '70s music at the Rays game for Turn Back the Clock Night.

Candles are seen at a vigil at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando to honor the victims of a mass shooting that killed 50 and wounded many more on early Sunday at a gay nightclub called Pulse. [LOREN ELLIOTT | Times]

Candles are seen at a vigil at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando to honor the victims of a mass shooting that killed 50 and wounded many more on early Sunday at a gay nightclub called Pulse. [LOREN ELLIOTT | Times]

What you need to know for Monday, June 13 06/13/16 [Last modified: Monday, June 13, 2016 9:27am]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Letter from 'many' St. Petersburg High faculty, staff to Pinellas School Board pushes for assistant principal to be next principal

    Blogs

    A St. Petersburg High teacher sent a letter on the behalf of "many" school faculty and staff to the Pinellas County School Board and school district superintendent Mike Grego in support of appointing their assistant principal, Darlene Lebo, as principal.

    Darlene Lebo, an assistant principal at St. Petersburg High, is supported by "many" school faculty and staff to be the school's next principal, according to a letter sent to the Pinellas County School Board.
  2. 2017 Florida Theme Park Guide: A look at this summer's top attractions

    Attractions

    Florida's theme parks are getting ready for their busiest season with new rides, shows and perks, and we have rounded up a guide to the best new things to see.

    The newest fireworks presentation at Magic Kingdom uses lasers, lights, projections and pyrotechnics showing characters and scenes from more than 25 Disney films. [Walt Disney World]
  3. Meet 'rave pops,' the EDM-loving, hard-dancing 72-year-old who went viral via the Sunset Music Festival (w/video)

    Music & Concerts

    Alan Grofé is a 72-year-old, semi-retired entrepreneur and former tech executive with frost-white hair, two grown children and five grandchildren.

    Alan Grofe dances at the Electric Daisy Carnival festival in Orlando in 2016. [aLIVE Coverage for Insomniac]
  4. Humana adding 200 telemarketing jobs in Tampa Bay

    Economic Development

    TAMPA — Health insurance company Humana Inc. is hiring more than 200 workers in Tampa Bay. The Louisville, Ky.-based company said Wednesday that the new positions will focus on phone sales for Humana's direct marketing services department.

    Humana is adding 200 positions to its Tampa office. Theo Sai, chief medical officer for seniro products at Humana, is pictured in the company's Tampa executive office in 2015. | Rachel Crosby, Times
  5. Congressman wants Trump to pay for Mar-a-Lago travel

    Blogs

    WASHINGTON -- This bill won’t go anywhere, but give Rep. Alcee Hastings creative points with the TRUMPED Act, aka Taxpayers Require Urgent Mandatory Protection from Egregious Debt Act of 2017: