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Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017
Epilogue: Martin Giles a man of few, but strong, words for WFLA-AM 970
A native of Hillsborough County, Martin Giles died at home on Aug. 14 at age 80.
As the story goes, his higher-ups at Misawa Air Base in Japan were clear in their edict to Martin Giles: If he married the Japanese woman with whom he'd fallen in love, he would lose the security clearance needed for his job intercepting Soviet...
Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston's No. 3 jerseys are selling well. [Getty Images]
'Hard Knocks' effect: Jameis Winston jersey sales surging
James Taylor, a Bradenton firefighter, speared a 409-pound grouper near St. Pete Beach during a competition over the weekend. (Courtesy of Michelle Taylor)
Florida firefighter spears giant 409-pound grouper in St. Pete Beach competition
A judge on Monday invalidated the $458,100 sale of this gulf-front condo at the Ram- Sea Condomininums in North  Reddington Beach after saying the holder of a second mortgage had engaged in a
Judge throws out $458,000 condo sale, says Clearwater attorney tricked bidders

Fun Fact


Wednesday's letters: Reform tax code to help small businesses

Small business

Tax code reform urgently needed

In June, I had the pleasure of traveling to Washington along with the Florida Chamber of Commerce to discuss tax reform on...

Editorial: Trump's vague, shifting strategy for Afghanistan
Another voice: Condemn, but protect, the speech of hate
Goodman: Learning from history
Column: New approach to water quality works
Column: Empowered parents are engaged parents

US & World

Survey: Exports support eurozone growth despite euro rise
A closely watched survey is showing that the eurozone economy is on course for another solid quarter of economic growth during the third quarter with exports holding up despite the rise in the value...
Polish democracy icon Walesa: object of 'political crime'
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AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT
Activists fight North Korea with balloons, DVDs and leaflets
Activists fight North Korea with balloons, DVDs and leaflets


Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5 Evening' game
5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 23
Former state Sen. Greg Evers killed in car crash