Friday, November 24, 2017

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John Morgan: ĎI canít muster the enthusiasmí for governor run

John Morgan: ĎI canít muster the enthusiasmí for governor run

John Morgan is not running for governor, the prominent lawyer announced Friday morning on Twitter.As Morgan noted, he has led a couple of Democratic primary polls. But with 11 months to go until election day, it is possible Morgan's widespread name r...
Updated: 24 minutes ago
Black Friday still a brick-and-mortar experience for some

Black Friday still a brick-and-mortar experience for some

TAMPA ó Standing in a frantic line at Best Buy on Thanksgiving, one young woman beat the system when she showed off the receipt for her new TV, which she had just purchased on her phone. She was waiting to pick it up."I didnít know you could do that,...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Three dead in wrong-way, head-on crash Thursday on I-75 in Gibsonton

Three dead in wrong-way, head-on crash Thursday on I-75 in Gibsonton

Three people in their early 20s died Thursday when a car driving the wrong way on Interstate 75 slammed head-on into another car, killing both drivers and a passenger in the car that was struckThe accident happened about 10 p.m. just south of Gibsont...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Florida's iconic offshore Stiltsville survived another hurricane season, somehow

Florida's iconic offshore Stiltsville survived another hurricane season, somehow

MIAMI — Stiltsville, a stubborn relic of Miami’s less-glitzy past as a sun-soaked outpost, has survived Hurricane Irma’s brutal winds and waves, much to the surprise of the landmark’s caretakers and fans. Perched at the edge ...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Trump golfing today with Tiger Woods in Jupiter

Trump golfing today with Tiger Woods in Jupiter

President Donald Trump continues his Mar-a-Lago get-away and this morning said he'd be speaking to Turkish President Erdogan before heading to his golf course in Jupiter to play with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson.But Trump, who repeatedly criticized...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it

Trump wants to end welfare as Bill Clinton knows it

WASHINGTON ó Overhauling welfare was one of the defining goals of Bill Clintonís presidency, starting with a campaign promise to "end welfare as we know it," continuing with a bitter policy fight and producing change that remains hotly debated 20 yea...
Updated: 1 hour ago

At least 155 killed in attack at mosque in Egypt

CAIRO ? Islamist militants sprayed gunfire and exploded bombs at a crowded Sufi mosque near Egyptís Sinai coast Friday, killing at least 155 people and wounding dozens more, Egyptian state news media said.Attacks on mosques are rare in Egypt, where t...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Round 3 playoff predictions

Round 3 playoff predictions

Region finalsClass 7ANo. 3 Plant (11-1) at No. 1 Lakeland (10-0)Rodney Page: Lakeland 23-21. Probably the best playoff matchup of the six area games remaining. The Panthers narrowly escaped last week and playing at perennial power Lakeland might be t...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Tampa artist alleges Clearwater Mercado project is remarkably similar to hers

Tampa artist alleges Clearwater Mercado project is remarkably similar to hers

After designer Mishou Sanchez was unable to raise the $50,000 needed to jump start her Mercado proposal, an affordable retail plaza built from shipping containers on a 3-acre parcel in Tampa, she reluctantly moved on.Mercado Tampa was a concept she h...
Published: 11/24/17
Revenge may not be so sweet after all

Revenge may not be so sweet after all

Jennifer Breheny Wallaceo the Washington PostA colleague steals your idea and then undermines you in front of the boss. Itís human nature to want revenge. But will getting even make you feel better in the long run?People are motivated to seek revenge...
Published: 11/24/17