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Tropical Breeze, Coast Guard criticized in fatal casino boat fire

Tropical Breeze, Coast Guard criticized in fatal casino boat fire

The January fire saw 53 passengers and crew jump into shallow water to escape the burning vessel. But a 42-year-old mother of two later died at a hospital.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Tampa Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino tops out hotel tower as part of $700 million expansion

Tampa Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino tops out hotel tower as part of $700 million expansion

The Tampa Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is headed for a mid-2019 opening date on a major expansion of its hotel and other amenities.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Commission denies commercial fishing expansion in Hernando Beach

Commission denies commercial fishing expansion in Hernando Beach

BROOKSVILLE - A proposal to expand commercial fish processing into the center of Hernando Beach was unanimously denied Tuesday by the Hernando County Commission.The proposal by Hernando Beach Seafood, which operates commercial fish and stone crab pro...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Tampa man charged in fatal September shooting of 18-year-old Tesean Blue

Tampa man charged in fatal September shooting of 18-year-old Tesean Blue

Police said Misael Mora knew Blue but have not said what led to the shooting.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Tampa mayoral candidates agree: City's streets must be made safer

Tampa mayoral candidates agree: City's streets must be made safer

The third mayoral forum saw widespread agreement and little sparring. And it was cold. But a large crowd came to Sparkman Wharf anyway to hear their takes on pedestrian and bicyclist safety.
Updated: 4 hours ago
Hurricane Michael insured damage totals hit $4.3 billion

Hurricane Michael insured damage totals hit $4.3 billion

As of Dec. 7, about 131,500 claims were filed from the storm, according to the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Cannibal Corpse guitarist jailed in Tampa on burglary, assault charges

Cannibal Corpse guitarist jailed in Tampa on burglary, assault charges

Patrick O'Brien, 53, entered a home in the Northdale area, pushed down a woman inside and then ran toward a responding deputy while armed with a knife, an arrest report says.
Updated: 8 hours ago
From the food editor: Warm Sweet Paprika and Tomato Stew, plus three things to serve with it

From the food editor: Warm Sweet Paprika and Tomato Stew, plus three things to serve with it

This recipe is inspired by traditional German goulash.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Top All Children’s executives resign following Times report on heart surgeries

Top All Children’s executives resign following Times report on heart surgeries

The CEO of Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital and two other hospital administrators have resigned following a Tampa Bay Times investigation that found dramatic increases in the hospital’s mortality rates for heart surgeries, Johns Hopk...
Updated: 6 hours ago
Slayer's farewell tour coming to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa

Slayer's farewell tour coming to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa

The thrash metal titans will be joined by Lamb of God, Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse.
Published: 12/11/18
Five ideas for cooking with walnuts

Five ideas for cooking with walnuts

Including a flatbread, arugula pesto and a pasta dish.
Published: 12/10/18

Citizens Property Insurance weighs 8.2 percent rate hike

The insurer's board votes Wednesday on the hike, which it attributes to an increase in litigation from non-weather-related water claims in south Florida.
Updated: 10 hours ago
SoundBytes: Vince Staples, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Dane Cook, Hozier, JoJo Siwa and more

SoundBytes: Vince Staples, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Dane Cook, Hozier, JoJo Siwa and more

Catch up on today's Tampa Bay concert announcements.
Updated: 12 hours ago

Rays reject Ybor City stadium, remain committed to Tampa Bay

Principal owner Stu Sternberg and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred reject the county's deal. Local officials say the real problem is the Rays' reticence.
Updated: 6 hours ago
PolitiFact's Lie of the Year: Online smear machine tries to take down Parkland students

PolitiFact's Lie of the Year: Online smear machine tries to take down Parkland students

In the days after 17 people were viciously gunned down at a high school in Florida, the state's Republican governor called for tighter gun laws and President Donald Trump hosted victims' families in the State Dining Room.The nation seemed steadfast i...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Tampa Bay wants to keep the Rays? Time to get desperate

Tampa Bay wants to keep the Rays? Time to get desperate

Don't worry, the demise of the Ybor City stadium proposal doesn't mean the Rays are going anywhere. At least not yet. But the level of desperation in Tampa Bay probably does need to go up a notch.
Updated: 8 hours ago
For the first time since acrobat's death, Cirque du Soleil is back in Tampa

For the first time since acrobat's death, Cirque du Soleil is back in Tampa

The troupe takes its show to the ice. But grief over an acrobat's death lingers.
Published: 12/11/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 12

Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Dec. 12

Chris Isaak croons holiday tunes and the Peanuts gang are on stage in Clearwater.
Updated: 11 hours ago
The easygoing, savory, make-ahead way to feed a crowd: Stratas

The easygoing, savory, make-ahead way to feed a crowd: Stratas

It's a much better option than a casserole.
Published: 12/11/18
John Prine, Sarah McLachlan coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater

John Prine, Sarah McLachlan coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater

The beloved singer-songwriters have both booked local shows in 2019.
Updated: 11 hours ago