1. St. Petersburg police were investigating after discovering a burned body in an alley on South Emerson Avenue.
  2. Susie Vertich, 44, from Tampa shops at the Tampa Bay Lightning Amalie Arena team store at Amalie Arena on Monday, June 13, 2022 in Tampa.
  3. To be restored, Tampa's historic Jackson House needs a 10-foot buffer between it and the neighboring properties to the east and west. So far, negotiations with the owner of those properties have been unsuccessful.
  4. A view from inside the Muma College of Business at the University of South Florida campus in Tampa. The university is asking for $50 million from the state to help it achieve more prestige.
  5. Bruce Michaud, 59, poses in his garage on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022 in Tampa.
  6. President Joe Biden speaks from the Treaty Room in the White House on April 14, 2021.
  7. An aerial view of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate is seen on Aug. 10  in Palm Beach.
  8. Cornelio Negrete, Jr., 28, was arrested Tuesday on charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, principal to first-degree murder, tampering with physical evidence and false reports to law enforcement in connection to the July 18 fatal shooting of his wife Erica Negrete.
  9. Ryan Petty, who lost his 14-year-old daughter, Alaina, in the shooting looks on during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission meeting at the BB&T Center on Thursday, June 7, 2018, in Davie. Petty is now on the State Board of Education.
  10. Moffitt Cancer Center plans to buy about nine acres of land to build a cancer treatment facility in Ruskin at the southeastern corner of the East College Avenue-27th Street S intersection.
  11. In this April 19 photo, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sign stands at the entrance of their offices in Atlanta. On Wednesday, the head of nation's top public health agency announced a shake-up of the organization, in a bid to respond to ongoing criticism and try to make it more nimble.
  12. Former Vice President Mike Pence gestures during the "Politics and Eggs" breakfast gathering, Wednesday in Manchester, N.H.
  13. If things go according to plan, USF players may be high-fiving fans in their own on-campus stadium in a few years.
  14. USA Gymnastics president Li Li Leung, pictured in 2021, said Wednesday there is “no question” abortion laws will play a factor in whether a state is chosen to host events like the U.S. championships.
  15. Xavier Rushin, a member of the Black Hammer Party, listens in Fayette County Magistrate Court on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2022. He and another member of the group are charged with multiple felonies stemming from an alleged kidnapping and sexual assault at the group's communal home in Fayetteville. Rushin is known within the group as Keno.
  16. A waterspout formed over the water off the Pinellas beaches on Wednesday.
  17. This illustration provided by J. J. Giraldo depicts a 52-foot Otodus megalodon shark predating on a 26-foot Balaenoptera whale in the Pliocene epoch, between 5.4 to 2.4 million years ago. At background right, a 13-foot Carcharodon shark seizes an 8-foot juvenile of the whale pod. The giant megalodon shark that roamed the oceans millions of years ago could have devoured a creature the size of a killer whale in just five bites, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Science Advances.
  18. One person has been seriously injured after a train hit a vehicle in Pasco County on Wednesday.
  19. Century Tower is a major landmark at the University of Florida, the State University System's flagship school. The state Board of Governors is looking closely at two candidates as it works to select a new chancellor to oversee the system.
  20. Despite a request from residents, Hillsborough commissioners said Wednesday they could not halt work on a Taylor Morrison project again without giving the company due process to answer allegations that it violated county permitting rules.
  21. Adam Simjee, 22, and Mikayla Paulus, 20, were hiking in Cheaha State Park Sunday when they were robbed at gunpoint and Simjee was fatally shot.
  22. Students climb an outdoor stairway during the first day of classes at Pasco County's newest public school, the Kirkland Ranch Academy of Innovation, on Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022, in Wesley Chapel.
  23. Two deaths in Florida have been linked to raw oysters from Louisiana.
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