Josh Fiallo, Digital Producer

Josh Fiallo

Digital Producer

I joined the Times as an intern on the web desk in December 2018. Before writing news, I covered high school football for the Times in 2017, where I simultaneously served as the sports editor of the University of South Florida's student newspaper. I live in Zephyrhills, where I was born and raised, and attend USF.

Bomb squad called after children discover World War II-era bomb in Florida back yard

Children found the practice bomb in Boca Raton on Friday, which prompted their mother to call 911, police said. [Boca Raton Police]
After the kids discovered the bomb, their mother called 911, police said.

'Free Willy' bill bans dolphin and whale captivity in Canada

Orca whales perform tricks for guests at the One Ocean show at Sea World in Orlando. [CHARLIE KAIJO   |   Times]
The legislation passed less than a month after SeaWorld Parks reported having the most attendance growth among major North American theme parks in 2018.

Video shows destruction after crane collapses on Dallas apartment building, injuring some

Officials respond to the scene after a crane collapsed into Elan City Lights apartments amid severe thunderstorms, Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Dallas. Injuries were reported Sunday afternoon when storms pummeled parts of North Texas. [Associated Press]
The crane collapsed amid severe thunderstorms, officials say.

Look up, Jupiter and its moons will be visible with just binoculars in June

Jupiter's Great Red Spot and turbulent southern hemisphere was captured by NASA's Juno spacecraft as it performed a close pass of the gas giant planet. [NASA]
NASA says that people who live in the the southern hemisphere will have the best views of Jupiter, though, just about anybody should be able to spot the planet this month.

Report: Florida has more boats stolen than any other state

Florida by far had the most boat thefts in 2018. [National Insurance Crime Bureau]
Tampa had the third most thefts of any city in the U.S., following behind Miami and Fort Lauderdale.