Plane hits skydiver: Video

A skydiver injured when a small plane crashed into him near Tampa, Florda, says he’ll jump again. John Frost says he’s sore and has some bruises, but no broken bones. Frost’s parachute got entangled with […]



Federal judge orders company to pay Spain $1 million

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – A federal judge has ordered a Tampa company marine exploration company to pay $1 million to the Spanish government for “bad faith and abusive litigation.” Spain wanted $3.3 million in legal […]


New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez throws the ball during a rehabilitation workout at Steinbrenner Field Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

A-Rod Trenton bound after simulated game

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Alex Rodriguez will start a second minor league injury rehabilitation assignment on Friday at Double-A Trenton, hoping to return to the New York Yankees before any suspension by Major League Baseball. […]


Sinkhole demolition

‘Sinkhole season’ has only just begun in Florida

SEFFNER, Fla. (AP) — As crews entombed a man who was swallowed by a sinkhole near Tampa, the earth opened up again just a few miles away.


Casey Anthony arrives at the US Courthouse for bankruptcy hearing with her attorney Cheney Mason, Tampa, Florida. (AP Photo)

Casey Anthony speaks at bankruptcy hearing

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony says she doesn’t pay rent or utilities and is living off the kindness of others. Anthony made her remarks Monday at a meeting with creditors in her bankruptcy case in Tampa.


Engineers work in front of home where a man disappeared into a sinkhole, Seffner, Florida. (AP Photo)

Rescuers end effort to find body in Fla. sinkhole

SEFFNER, Fla. (AP) – Officials have called off the effort to recover the body of a man swallowed by a sinkhole below his Florida home.


Fla. socialite at center of general's sex scandal

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – A Florida socialite at the center of a sex scandal surrounding former CIA Director David Petraeus is now part of an investigation into the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan over thousands […]


Ann Romney on future and Eastwood

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – The wife of Republican Mitt Romney says if she becomes first lady, she hopes to work with at-risk youth. Ann Romney spoke on a round of morning talk shows after her […]


Protests fizzle during GOP convention

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Protests during the Republican National Convention in Tampa have fizzled this week. Thousands of protesters had been expected but only hundreds arrived, mostly Green Party supporters, Occupy Wall Street activists, anarchists […]


The oldest and youngest GOP delegates meet (video)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Seventy-six years may separate them, but the youngest and oldest delegates are finding common ground at the Republican National Convention. At 93, former Montana Gov. Tim Babcock has attended every GOP […]




Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 28,189 other followers