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Wednesday, Jul 26, 2017
Pinellas keeps movie dreams alive with indie roles, including Kevin Smith's latest film
Indie icon Kevin Smith, pictured at last week's San Diego Comic-Con, recently filmed his latest horror flick Killroy Was Here around Sarasota, and also filmed scenes at a house in St. Petersburg. (Getty Images for IMDb)
Tampa Bay's film industry isn't dead. It's just resting, staying limber with a few shoestring indies and ambitious life support.Thanks to a tax-funded production incentives program, Pinellas County is staying in a game Florida already lost to states...
Buildings in Havana.
Cuban diplomat reflects on U.S. relationship: 'Cuba was treated horribly'
Hillsong Young and Free are performing at Jannus Live in St. Petersburg on Saturday. Credit: Rogers and Cowan
Hillsong Young and Free's worship music is a lot like pop. That's no accident.
Four-year-old Katie Blair pays her respects to Snooty at a makeshift memorial in front of the museum on Sunday. Katie and her family has visited the aquarium to see Snooty four times this year. 
Snooty was the world's oldest living manatee in captivity and celebrated his 69th birthday Friday at the aquarium. Aquarium officials described Snooty's death as a tragic accident and is being investigated. [LUIS SANTANA   |   Times]
Bradenton museum where Snooty the manatee drowned reopens to public (w/video)

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Statue kept decades in Philly closet sent to Italian church
A statue of St. Pantaleon that's been missing from a small Italian church for decades is being returned by an American couple
Police: One-armed, machete-wielding clown arrested
Cellphone video shot by California inmates shows escape
Man sentenced to 120 days in jail after pet fish cut in half
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Man accused of smuggling king cobras in potato chip cans