Three months after Gov. Rick Scott named Jon Steverson the new secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, Steverson hired a man with nearly zero environmental experience to serve as …
HAVANA — Hundreds of angry Cubans confronted police and Ecuadoran embassy officials in an unusual display of public discontent on Friday after the surprise announcement of a new visa requirement aimed at choking off this year's historic overland emigration of Cubans across more than 3,000 miles of South and …
The Thanksgiving weekend got off to a deadly start for pedestrians in Pinellas County.
The pope got a taste of Kenyan slum life on Friday, writes Jeffrey Gettleman for the New York Times:
ORLANDO — Tiffani Harper's online homework seemed to have a mind of its own. It knew that she learned best by watching videos and detected what topics she struggled to grasp.
CHICAGO — Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down traffic in Chicago's ritziest shopping district on Black Friday to draw attention to the 2014 police killing of a black teenager who was shot 16 times by a white officer.
WASHINGTON — The Lightning wins at the Verizon Center about as often as civilians leap over the White House fence.
MIAMI — Jamal Murray had 21 points and No. 1 Kentucky scored the final 15 points of the first half on the way to beating USF 84-63 in the HoopHall Miami Invitational on Friday.
TAMPA — DE George Johnson and S Keith Tandy have been ruled out for the Bucs game Sunday in Indianapolis and TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins still hasn't been cleared for contact, making it unlikely he will play.
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays aren't sure where they will wrap up spring training given the potential for a late-March trip to Cuba, but they will start exhibition play March 2 in Port Charlotte against Dusty Baker's Nationals.
CHICAGO — A Chicago man was charged with first-degree murder Friday in connection with the slaying of a 9-year-old boy who police say was lured from a playground and shot in the head because of his father's gang ties.
NBCSN hockey analyst Pierre McGuire said he's seen most of the Lightning games this season....
For the third time this season, Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston has been voted as the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week, this after throwing for five touchdowns and no interceptions in the Bucs' 45-17 rout at the Eagles last week....
Three months after Gov. Rick Scott named Jon Steverson the new secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, Steverson hired a man with nearly zero environmental experience to serve as one of his top administrators....