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Published Jun. 27
Updated Jun. 28


  1. Alonso High School reading teacher Hiedi Glick demonstrates a face shield during a discussion of face coverings in the Hillsborough County Public Schools. [MARLENE SOKOL  |  Times staff]
  2. Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., is a co-owner of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream who is not in favor of the league's social justice plans. “I adamantly oppose the Black Lives Matter political movement.
“I believe it is totally misaligned with the values and goals of the WNBA and the Atlanta Dream, where we support tolerance and inclusion,” she says in a letter to commissioner Cathy Engelbert objecting to the league’s initiatives to honor the Black Lives Matter movement when the season begins at IMG Academy in Bradenton. [WIN MCNAMEE  |  AP]
  3. In this May photo, medical personnel adjust their personal protective equipment while working in the emergency department at NYC Health + Hospitals Metropolitan in New York. The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the initial weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running out again as the virus resumes its rapid spread and the number of hospitalized patients climbs. [JOHN MINCHILLO  |  AP]
  4. In this Jan. 17, 2019 photo, U.S. Rep. Susie Lee, D-Nev., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. At least 10 lawmakers and three congressional caucuses have ties to organizations that received federal coronavirus aid, according to government data released this week. A regional casino company led by the husband of Rep. Susie Lee received money. [ANDREW HARNIK  |  AP]
  5. Una mujer sale del restaurante Old Spaghetti Factory, el lunes 6 de julio de 2020, en San José, California. (AP Foto/Ben Margot) [BEN MARGOT  |  AP]
  6. Lynn Pippenger, center, has now donated more than $20 million to the University of South Florida. [Times (2015)]
  7. Yoshi Tsutsugo looks on while on deck before stepping to the plate to take swings against live pitching during a workout at Tropicana Field on Tuesday. [DIRK SHADD  |  Times]
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  9. Hillsborough County school superintendent Addison Davis says he will require masks in the schools where social distancing is not viable. [OCTAVIO JONES  |  Times]
  10. Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians has the quarterback and the roster to accomplish something special this year, but the risk is high for a 67-year-old cancer survivor in the age of the coronavirus. [Times (2019)]
  11. St. Petersburg Police Department said it will begin to enforce pedestrian laws after protesters have blocked traffic in the area. Officers will pass out flyers to first-time offenders. [St. Petersburg Police Department]
  12. Visitors walk along the 26 acre, $92 million St. Petersburg Pier District, Monday, July 6, 2020 as the pier opened to the public. [SCOTT KEELER  |  Times]