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In 1969, the Dade County Sheriff's Office issued an arrest warrant for Doors' lead singer Jim Morrison. He was charged with a single felony count and three misdemeanors for his stage antics at a Miami concert a few days earlier. When Morrison first got word of the charges for lewd and lascivious behavior, indecent exposure, profanity, and drunkenness, he thought it was a practical joke.

8 celebs who were arrested in South Florida

With the arrest of pop sensation Justin Bieber on Jan. 23 in Miami Beach on DUI charges, it brought to mind some other notables who have had a run-in with the law while soaking in the tropical atmosphere.

The ABCs of Radiation

The ABC’s of Radiation, a booklet published in 1957 by Brookhaven National Laboratory, which produced much of the radioactive waste dumped by the USSCalhoun County, includes information for its employees on how to safely work with radiation. FULL REPORT: The Atomic Sailors

George Albernaz poses on the deck USS Calhoun County in the late 1950s. The photos appear to have been taken while the ship was sailing to dump radioactive waste in the Atlantic Ocean.

'Calhoun' crew photos show bombs, barrels

Veterans of the USS Calhoun County share photos from their time aboard the ship. FULL REPORT: The Atomic Sailors

Second place Ryan Hunter-Reay, left, winner Will Power and third place finisher Helio Castroneves (3) celebrate their podiums after the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Sunday, March 30, 2014.

2014 Firestone Grand Prix photo gallery

2014 Firestone Grand Prix in St. Petersburg. As the IndyCars zoom around the downtown St. Petersburg waterfront, we're capturing photos all weekend.

Marty St. Louis beats Antti Niemi for his second goal of the game.

Marty St. Louis ties Lightning's single-game goals record

Right wing Marty St. Louis tied Chris Kontos' franchise record for goals in a game with four in the Tampa Bay Lightning's 5-4 loss to the San Jose Sharks on Jan. 18, 2014.

Ellen DeGeneres speaks during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in Los Angeles.  (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

86th Annual Academy Awards

86th annual Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.

Ludovic Hood and his daughter Saskia put the finishing touches on a snowman on Capitol Hill as a winter storm shut down Washington. After pummeling wide swaths of the South, a winter storm dumped nearly a foot of snow in Washington as it marched Northeast and threatened more power outages, traffic headaches and widespread closures for millions of residents.

Snowmen around the globe

The winter weather has stranded thousands of travelers, closed schools and blocked highways, but who can resist a jolly happy soul with a button nose and two eyes made of coal.

 Favorite photo of 2013; The quiet of the morning and the softness of the dawn light combined with the beginning of the journey of life for the little turtle with the long odds makes this one of my favorite photos of the year. )  A loggerhead sea turtle hatchling heads to sea after being rescued from being stuck in it's nest.  -  Clearwater Marine Aquarium's (CMA) Mike Anderson, Supervisor of Sea Turtle Nesting, dug up a loggerhead sea turtle nest at sunrise that had hatched earlier in the week on Treasure Island's Sunset Beach Thursday 10/10/13 to do an inventory on how many eggs hatched. He found 86 eggs had hatched including two little hatchlings that hadn't been able to dig out on their own. Six eggs didn't hatch and two were partially hatched but didn't live for a total of 94 eggs. One of the hatchlings started crawling toward the gulf as soon as Anderson extricated it but the other took a little while to pull it self together. Anderson took them to the edge of the water where they scurried out to sea. Loggerheads lay an average of 100 to 120 eggs said Anderson. The aquarium watched over 230 loggerhead nests this year making it a record year. Eight nests didn't hatch after high tides inundated them. "Also been great that it was a quiet year for storms," he said. Anderson said over 15,000 hatchlings came out of the nests this year. CMA oversees sea turtle nesting on 26 miles of Pinellas County beaches.

Pictures of the Year 2013 from the Times Photographers

Images that convey their own unique story beyond the news - a loggerhead sea turtle's journey into the Gulf, a compelling sunset over the border towns of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and El Paso, Texas torn apart by drug trafficking - images chosen by the photography staff of the Tampa Bay Times from their best work.