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Published May 22, 2019


  1. In this April 20, 2019, photo, Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates at the end of a Serie A match against AC Fiorentina, at the Allianz stadium in Turin, Italy. The Italian minister of sport, Vincenzo Spadafora, announced Thursday that the Serie A will restart June 20. [LUCA BRUNO  |  AP]
  2. Saint Leo University announced it would close 17 of its campuses across the country. It plans to reopen its Florida campus in August, but close after Thanksgiving to contain the spread of coronavirus.
  3. The Riviera Resort is one of the Disney Vacation Club hotels set to reopen June 22. [Walt Disney World]
  4. Tech Data reported $8.2 billion in global sales for the three months ending April 30. [DIRK SHADD  |  Tampa Bay Times]
  5. In this April 15, 2019, file photo, the elite men break from the start of the 123rd Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass. The 2020 Boston Marathon, which was rescheduled to run on Sept. 14, was canceled Thursday, May 28, 2020 for the first time in its 124-year history due to the COVID-19 outbreak. [STEW MILNE  |  AP]
  6. Washington Post executive editor Martin Baron smiles during a newsroom celebration on April 16, 2018, after the newspaper won two Pulitzer Prizes. Baron delivered the Harvard University commencement address virtually over a video feed to graduates due to the coronavirus outbreak on May 28. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) [ANDREW HARNIK  |  AP]
  7. Corp. Jarred Stiff, left, and Lt. Nate Burnside, with the Clearwater Police Department, set up a "beach rules" sign on Clearwater Beach moments before Pinellas County beaches are opened to the public on Monday, May 4, 2020, after being closed since March 20. The Pinellas County Commission voted on Thursday to lift the local mandate for social distancing on beaches. Swimming pools and playgrounds can also reopen to full capacity. [DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD  |  Times]
  8. Wander Franco and other minor-leaguers who didn't make the 40-man roster cut for the Rays will continue to be paid weekly through June. [WILL VRAGOVIC  |  Tampa Bay Rays]
  9. Tranzact, which has been in Tampa for a little more than a decade, employs about 250 people who usually work out of an office on W Waters Avenue near the Veterans Expressway. It is looking to hire 240 more. (Google street view) [Google street view]
  10. Calling itself the “next evolution in drive-in entertainment,” the Parking Lot Social will take over Raymond James Stadium July 16-19. [XL Event Labs]
  11. The Hillsborough Emergency Policy Group met April 27. [C.T. BOWEN  |  Times]
  12. DJ-producer David Guetta performs at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas. When hundreds of artists started singing from their living rooms when the coronavirus pandemic hit, the Grammy-winning DJ-producer still wanted to perform in front of a live audience. So the hitmaker set up shop at Icon Brickell in downtown Miami, performing outdoors for 90 minutes as 8,000 locals danced along from their balconies during the feel-good moment last month. Now, he’s launching his second United At Home event at an undisclosed location in New York on Saturday to connect with fans and raise money for health care workers and virus relief efforts. [JOHN SALANGSANG  |  John Salangsang/Invision/AP]