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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

Howard J. "Fig" Newton Jr., was the last captain of the USS Calhoun County. In this photo, Newton is seen in the white officer's cover standing behind Santa as the ship's crew passed out Christmas gifts to New York City children in 1960. Ensign Andre Vernot dressed as Santa.

'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.

Will Smith and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, arrive before the 86th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, March 2, 2014. (Monica Almeida/ The New York Times)

86th Annual Academy Awards

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

Jordan Larson-Horstman and her daughter Jane, 4, build a snowman in Charlotte, N.C. Most of North Carolina's southern tier was already covered in snow Tuesday in advance of a winter storm that forecasters predict will bring even more snow and a significant accumulation of ice in some areas.

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.

Fort De Soto Park Supervisor Jim Wilson, 55, has lived on site for 15 years. He likes boasting that he's one of the only people in Pinellas County that lives on 1,136 acres and has over 7 miles of waterfront as his backyard -- his wife is the other. Each morning he drives to the East Beach to dawn break on the horizon, and watch the commuters start to trickle down the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. "I take a moment of silence and say a little prayer thanking God I'm not one of them," Wilson said.

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.