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Foster mom arrested in death of boy headed for adoption

TAMPA — A foster mother has been arrested in the death of a 17-month-old boy who suffered apparent head injuries just weeks before he was likely to be adopted. Latamara Stackhouse Flyt …


Reeves' attorneys continue to question thoroughness of detectives' investigation


Pasco officials push back against parents who say they were harmed by school rezonings


  1. Kim Jong Nam killing organized by North Korean ministries, South Korea reports


    SEOUL, South Korea — Officials from North Korea's secret police and Foreign Ministry were involved in the killing of the estranged half brother of the country's leader, South Korean intelligence officials told lawmakers on Monday.

  2. Iranian baby with heart defect affected by Trump travel ban is doing well


    PORTLAND, Ore. — Physicians say a 4-month-old Iranian girl with a rare heart condition who was affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban is "out of the woods" and making good progress after her life-saving surgery on Feb 17.

  3. Little hope for tiny porpoise as population dwindles to 30


    SAN FELIPE, Mexico — In the shallow sea waters of the Gulf of California swims a porpoise that few have seen, its numbers dwindling so fast that its existence is now in peril.

    Vaquitas, a miniature porpoise, are nearing extinction. No more than 30 remain, according to estimates from November. [NOAA]
  4. 4 dead, 2 injured after plane hits houses in California (w/video)


    RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Four people died and two were injured when a small plane carrying a family returning from a cheerleading competition crashed into two Southern California homes and sparked a major fire Monday, authorities said.

    Smoke rises from a fire after a plane crashed into two homes in Riverside, Calif., on  Monday. [Watchara Phomicinda | Press-Enterprise]
  5. Trump says Obama is helping to organize protests against his presidency


    President Donald Trump has been dismissing the protests against his presidency and demonstrations at congressional town hall meetings across the country as concocted by his political enemies. But now he has an alleged culprit: Barack Obama.

    President Donald Trump says Barack Obama is behind the protests against his presidency. [Abaca Press/TNS]
  6. 3 investigations of Yemen raid under way but perhaps not the one Navy SEAL's father wants


    WASHINGTON — The Jan. 29 raid that killed the Navy SEAL son of a former South Florida police officer is currently the subject of three Pentagon investigations. But it remains to be seen whether any of those inquiries will satisfy Bill Owens' demand to know why the raid took place just nine days into the Trump …

    Sgt. William "Ryan" Owens was killed in a firefight in Yemen in the first covert counterterrorism operation authorized by President Donald Trump. [Courtesy of the Owens family]
  7. Kucherov hat trick leads Lightning past Senators

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    Kucherov hat trick leads Lightning over Senators

  8. Man taken to Bayfront Health for upper body injury dies


    ST. PETERSBURG — A man found with an upper body injury Monday evening was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, where he later died.

  9. Time for Vasilevskiy to prove he can be Lightning's No. 1 goalie

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    TAMPA —The Andrei Vasilevskiy Era officially began Monday.

    Andrei Vasilevskiy makes his first start after Ben Bishop is traded, helping the Lightning beat the Senators on Monday.
  10. USF women keep it close for awhile but fall to UConn and its 104-game winning streak


    TAMPA — Against the nation's resident basketball juggernaut, they tried willing and wincing their way to the inconceivable, mixing it up with throbbing ankles, inflamed heels and tender shooting hands.

Future Visit Florida advertising on race cars would get more oversight from the Florida Legislature in the future, under a bill moving in the Florida House.

House backs off plan to decimate Visit Florida -- a little

It is hardly a reprieve, but Republican leaders in the Florida House took a symbolic step that might keep the doors to the embattled Visit Florida around for years to come....


Blake Snell was able to correct the problem that caused him to miss up in the strike zone with his fastball while on the mound

3 takeaways from Monday's 7-2 win against the Phillies

Three takeaways from the Rays 7-2 win against the Phillies in Clearwater:...


Robbie Coltrane and Julie Walters star in Hulu's new miniseries National Treasure.

What to watch and listen to this week: 'When We Rise,' Hulu's 'National Treasure,' The Bossy Show

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