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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017
Southern heritage groups sue to keep Confederate monument downtown
Workers place boards around a Confederate monument on Hillsborough County property in Tampa on Thursday, August 17, 2017. It took 24 hours to raise private funds in order to move the statue from its current location.
TAMPA — Groups that say they support Southern heritage filed a lawsuit late Friday trying to halt the removal of a Confederate statue from downtown Tampa.The groups — Save Southern Heritage, Veterans' Monuments of America and the United...
Aerial view of the Tampa Electric Big Bend power station. [Sunday, August 13, 2017] [Photo Luis Santana | Times]
Investigation: TECO knew it was dangerous. It sent workers anyway.
Franco Cerliani, left, and Daniella Cerliani, of Beunos Aires, Argentina, hike into the tidal area while exploring Caladesi Island. The swath of vegetation is close to the connection between Clearwater Beach and the so-called island. .DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD   |   Times
When is an island not an island? When it's Caladesi
Lucas Duda connects for a two-run home run in the sixth, getting the Rays within 7-5. A Logan Morrison home run in the ninth made it 7-6, but Tampa Bay couldn’t complete the comeback.
Bats come to life, but Rays' freefall continues (w/video)

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News

Fatal hit and run closes section of Nebraska Avenue

TAMPA — Police are investigating a fatal hit and run crash early Sunday morning on Nebraska Avenue.

A car struck a pedestrian near 23rd Avenue, according to the Tampa Police...

Sunday Conversation: Roberto Torres talks immigration
Police identify victim in fatal Pinellas Park crash
Southern heritage groups sue to keep Confederate monument at old Tampa courthouse
Police pull unconscious New Port Richey man from SUV in Cotee River
Romano: Fixing a flood before the rains ever come

Sports

Rays journal: Cesar Puello, who has one major-league game, claimed off waivers

ST. PETERSBURG — Looking to add punch to their right-handed lineup, the Rays claimed OF Cesar Puello off waivers Saturday from the Angels.

It is a curious selection given that...

Bats come to life, but Rays' freefall continues (w/video)
Bucs journal: Simeon Rice gives master class on sacks to defensive ends
Rowdies settle for draw at home
Marc Topkin's takeaways from Saturday's Rays-Mariners game
How Rays' Chris Archer is branching out on Twitter

Florida

Fla. woman arrested for pointing gun as she passed car
Authorities in Florida have arrested a woman on a charge that she pointed a gun as she passed a family driving in another vehicle
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Midday' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Midday' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Midday' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5 Midday' game
New calls for removal of Confederate symbols in Florida city