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  1. Taiwan scrambles F-16s after China sends carrier through strait


    HONG KONG — Taiwan scrambled F-16 fighter jets and dispatched a frigate to the Taiwan Strait on Wednesday after China sent its sole aircraft carrier into the waterway, Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported. …

  2. Ruth: Obama leaves with dignity, mixed record


    This nation has never had a perfect president. And it is safe to say in the near future, that track record will hold pretty steady. And no, Harrison Ford's President James Marshall in "Air Force One" doesn't count. …

    President Barack Obama pauses while speaking Tuesday in the briefing room of the White House. [Associated Press]
  3. Review: Tim Dorsey's 'Clownfish Blues' pays dues to Florida-filmed 'Route 66'


    Serge Storms would appreciate it if we would stop referring to him as a serial killer. …

    Tim Dorsey
  4. Man, woman accused of aiding fugitive wanted in Orlando officer's killing


    ORLANDO — The niece and supervisor of a murder suspect were arrested, accused of helping him evade capture before the fatal shooting of an Orlando police officer.  …

     Markeith Loyd is wanted in the slaying of an Orlando police officer outside a Walmart.  [Orlando Police Department]
  5. Frustrations grow as debate continues over fire service in Hernando Beach


    BROOKSVILLE — Emotions ran high at this week's Hernando County Commission meeting over the divisive issue of whether the county should terminate its contract with the Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department. …

  6. The Daystarter: Manhunt ends in Orlando; Pinky's suspected assailant in court; Carlton's impressionable circus memories; and do you agree with Topkin's Hall of Fame ballot?


    • It'll be warm again Wednesday with highs nearing the 80s, according to 10Weather WTSP. 10News WTSP The latest 7-day forecast   10News WTSP Feels-like temperatures around the Tampa Bay area   …

    Attorney General-designate, Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala. testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. A Times editorial looks at how the Department of Justice should operate moving forward. [Andrew Harnik | Associated Press]
  7. Movie Planner: Premiere for Ybor-centric 'The Weight of Remembering'; plus 'Patriots Day,' 'Silence'


    On the same weekend Ben Affleck fakes Ybor City in Live by Night (review, Page 12), the real thing gets a world premiere. The Weight of Remembering is the second Ybor City chronicle co-produced by Centro Español of Tampa, filmmaker Luis Argeo and New York University professor James Fernandez. …

    Ybor City’s Spanish-Cuban heritage inspires “The Weight of Remembrance.”
  8. Restoring an atmosphere, if not yet an aura, for Manchester United


    MANCHESTER, England — In the last five minutes of a nerve-shredding 1-1 draw on Sunday, as his team swarmed forward and Liverpool seemed to tilt and teeter, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho got what he wanted. …