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Published Sep. 29, 2019
Updated Sep. 29, 2019


  1. Florida Highway Patrol block the intersection of Tyler Street and Ashley Drive as protestors march past Saturday, June 6, 2020 in Tampa. [LUIS SANTANA  |  Times]
  2. The Rays' Colin Poche practices during spring training at Charlotte Sports Park on Feb. 13, 2019. ["TAILYR IRVINE  | TIMES"]
  3. Protestors lie down at an intersection on a rainy June 4, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla., during a protest over the death of George Floyd, who died May 25 after being restrained by police in Minneapolis. (Martha Ascencio-Rhine/Tampa Bay Times via AP) [MARTHA ASENCIO-RHINE  |  AP]
  4. We have to figure out ways to get kids back into classrooms at the start of the next school year. [Times (2019)]
  5. Stephen Buckley [Provided]
  6. From left, Kiana Campbell and her partner KJ Sails hold the hands of their 2-year-old son, King, as USF football coach Jeff Scott and quarterback Jordan McCloud take part in a "unity walk" Saturday in downtown Tampa. Sails, a senior cornerback for USF and a graduate of East Bay High, organized the walk in memory of, among others, George Floyd and Martin Chambers, a 19-year-old African American who in 1967 was fatally shot in the back by a white Tampa police officer. [OCTAVIO JONES  |  Special to the Times]
  7. South Carolina coach Frank Martin talks to Jermaine Couisnard and Alanzo Frink during a game against Vanderbilt last season. [MARK HUMPHREY  |  AP]
  8. Basketball Hall of Famer and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan speaks at a news conference before of a game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Jan. 24 in Paris. Jordan says he is "deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry," following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the civil unrest that has followed. [ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP  |  TNS]
  9. “A few drivers — a very few — have given their opinion on the day’s matter, and I appreciate that,” Bubba Wallace, shown here in 2018 and the lone African American driver in NASCAR's Cup series, said this week. “But the silence from the top drivers in our sport is beyond frustrating. ... Our sport has always had somewhat of a racist label to it. NASCAR — everybody thinks redneck, Confederate flag, racists — and I hate it. I hate that because I know NASCAR is so much more.” [DERIK HAMILTON  |  AP]
  10. Former Vice President Joe Biden takes the stage before a Democratic presidential primary debate hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register on Jan. 14, in Des Moines, Iowa. Biden has won the last few delegates he needed to clinch the Democratic nomination for president. [PATRICK SEMANSKY  |  AP]
  11. Charles Norman Shay, D-Day WWII veteran and Penobscot Elder from Maine, salutes after laying a wreath during a D-Day 76th anniversary ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France, on June 6. Due to coronavirus measures many ceremonies and memorials have been canceled in the region with the exception of very small gatherings. [VIRGINIA MAYO  |  AP]