Close
MORE NEWS
Local Weather
Tampa, FL
8 PM
Clear
73°
2 AM
Clear
69°
8 AM
Sunny
68°
2 PM
Sunny
77°
Headlines

Updated 6:47 p.m. EST

  • Grid
  • List
Local

Airman returns from S. Korea to surprise son at school

Airman returns from S. Korea to surprise son at schoolThere was a year's worth of hugs and kisses Wednesday at Seven Springs Elementary School as an airman returns from South Korea to surprise his son at school.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 36 minutes ago
Traffic

Traffic Alert: I-275 lanes to remain closed today

Traffic Alert: I-275 lanes to remain closed todayFDOT says the right and center lanes of I-275 northbound, north of Bearss Ave. (mile marker 54) are currently closed for emergency repair work.
  • Traffic
  • 7 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

New thrill slide to debut at Adventure Island

New thrill slide to debut at Adventure IslandYou'll take 114 steps to the top where you can look out over the entire park.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
Florida

Feb. 2015: 10 weird things that happened in FL

Feb. 2015: 10 weird things that happened in FLLast month we speculated that 2015 might just be the weirdest news year in Florida, considering everything that made the news from this crazy state in January.
  • Florida
  • 7 hours, 25 minutes ago
News

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthday

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthdayOne hundred and seventeen years goes by in a flash, according to the world's oldest person.
  • News
  • 8 hours, 20 minutes ago
Politics

Supreme Court divided on Obamacare's future

Supreme Court divided on Obamacare's futureThe Supreme Court appeared closely divided Wednesday during heated arguments over President Obama's health care law, but questions from Justice Anthony Kennedy gave proponents hope the statute will be upheld.
  • Politics
  • 6 hours, 15 minutes ago
News

Man attacks pregnant girlfriend with his car

Man attacks pregnant girlfriend with his carHe also threatened to kill her.
  • News
  • 9 hours, 44 minutes ago
Florida

Lawmakers look at concealed carry during evacuations

Lawmakers look at concealed carry during evacuationsProposed law would allow people without gun permits to carry concealed weapons during a state of emergency evacuation order.
  • Florida
  • 42 minutes ago
News

Watch police officers pull man from burning car

Watch police officers pull man from burning carFast-acting police officers in Agat, Guam probably saved a man's life when they pulled the driver from his car after a crash.
  • News
  • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
Health

Therapy dogs help cancer patients heal

Therapy dogs help cancer patients healDoctors have long suspected that the bond between people and animals can have healing powers. Now they have scientific proof.
  • Health
  • 5 hours, 23 minutes ago
News

Sheriff on beaten teen: He started it

Sheriff on beaten teen: He started itAn agitated Louisiana sheriff lashed out at a teenager whose family filed suit against the department after he was punched by a deputy during an arrest.
  • News
  • 3 hours, 50 minutes ago
Local

Coast Guard: More paddle boarders need help

Coast Guard: More paddle boarders need helpThe Tampa Bay Auxiliary Coast Guard says more people are getting stranded on stand up paddle boards.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 2 minutes ago
Local

Hillsborough OKs package to lure Johnson & Johnson

Hillsborough OKs package to lure Johnson & JohnsonHillsborough County officials have agreed on a financial package to help lure Johnson & Johnson, which makes a range of products from medical devices to Listerine mouthwash.
  • Local
  • 2 hours, 56 minutes ago
Weird News

Man arrested wearing 'Warning: I do dumb things' T-shirt

Man arrested wearing 'Warning: I do dumb things' T-shirtThe shirt pretty much says it all.
  • Weird News
  • 5 hours, 34 minutes ago
Weird News

Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself in

Sheriff posts warrant on Facebook; man turns himself inSocial media giveth, and social media taketh away, as the Butler County Sheriff's Office proved.
  • Weird News
  • 13 hours, 17 minutes ago
Local

Emotions high after woman is shot in Clearwater

Emotions high after woman is shot in ClearwaterClearwater police are on the scene of a shooting in the 700 block of North Vine Street on Wednesday morning.
  • Local
  • 2 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Report released in North Port emergency landing

Report released in North Port emergency landingA student pilot and his instructor were lucky to walk away after their single-engine Cessna went down in a ranch pasture Tuesday afternoon.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 50 minutes ago
News

Welcome sign sends Miami Beach visitors wrong message

Welcome sign sends Miami Beach visitors wrong messageIt was supposed to flash this message on three different screens: "Welcome visitors! Prohibited on the beach: glass, metal, alcohol and Styrofoam."
  • News
  • 9 hours, 9 minutes ago
Local

Sarasota police to close front desk overnight

Sarasota police to close front desk overnightThe decision is part of a bigger problem -not enough officers.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 32 minutes ago
News

Would you drink Peeps-flavored milk?

Would you drink Peeps-flavored milk?The milk is available now throughout the Midwest.
  • News
  • 8 hours, 46 minutes ago
Weird News

Rare goblin shark found in Australia

Rare goblin shark found in AustraliaA goblin shark, a rare sea creature described as an 'alien of the deep' was found off Australia and delivered to the Australian Museum in Sydney.
  • Weird News
  • 12 hours, 52 minutes ago
Florida

Florida man recruiting veterans to fight ISIS

Florida man recruiting veterans to fight ISISA U.S. veteran is putting out a call to other veterans to come together to fight the Islamic State on their turf.
  • Florida
  • 10 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

Man kicks and breaks puppy's leg

Man kicks and breaks puppy's legThe puppy received the treatment he needed and is on the road to recovery.
  • News
  • 9 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Atlanta-area officer ambushed, fatally shot in head

Atlanta-area officer ambushed, fatally shot in headTerence Avery Green, a veteran Fulton County police officer, has died after being shot in the head by a suspect.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 22 minutes ago
Photo Galleries
In Your Area