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Saturday, Aug 27, 2016
Proposed fee to combat Tampa street flooding heads for key vote
Traffic tries to move along Gandy Bouleveard near Manhattan Avenue in South Tampa during a summer storm that left some areas flooded.  For the second straight year, City Council will consider creating a new fee to pay for an ambitious plan to lessen the chronic street flooding. [Times (2004)]
For the second straight year, Tampa City Council on Thursday will consider creating a new fee to pay for an ambitious plan to lessen the chronic street flooding residents see from a heavy summer thunderstorm.
Arrests were at a three-year low but two died and more concertgoers required medical treatment during the Sunset Music Festival on May 28-29 at Raymond James Stadium. LUIS SANTANA | Times
Tampa Sports Authority to consider fate of Sunset Music Festival
Leadership Tampa Bay built a Before I Die Wall for this year's class project. Photo courtesy of Chris Claytor with The Beck Group.
‘Before I Die’ wall will be unveiled at Tampa’s Riverwalk
The 12th annual Wearable Art fashion smash at Dunedin Fine Art Center hits the runway.  TIMES FILES
Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa this week

US & World

Veterans help fill gaps in refugee school projects in Iraq
A nonprofit group with New Hampshire roots is putting a new spin on back-to-school shopping by helping equip 10 classrooms for refugee children in Iraq
AP Top News at 9:13 a.m. EDT
Romanian PM: EU talks with Turkey must continue
3 top former Turkish diplomats jailed in failed coup attempt
After Irene forces reckoning, mental health care rebuilt
Little precedent for $400 million cash payment to Iran

Florida

Girlfriend guilty in fatal shooting of Miami police officer
A South Florida woman has been convicted of murder in the 2014 shooting death of a Miami police officer who was her boyfriend
Enrollment record at W. Florida amid new president search
New flights between Orlando and Santiago, Chile
Jacksonville man gets 15 years for running over girlfriend
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' game

Entertainment

GOP vice presidential nominee Pence among Sunday show guests
Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence and the Libertarian nominee for president, Gary Johnson, are among the guests for Sunday's news shows
GOP vice presidential nominee Pence among Sunday show guests
Max Ritvo, poet who chronicled cancer battle, dies at 25
'Making a Murderer' attorney seeks more evidence testing
Britney Spears hitches a ride for Corden's Carpool Karaoke
Britney Spears hitches a ride for Corden's Carpool Karaoke

Offbeat

Oldest floating US post office scrapes rock, runs aground
The oldest floating post office in the United States has run aground in New Hampshire
Owner: Missing potbellied therapy pig is found, now home
Video of woman chasing cat on Texas tollway prompts warning
Ultra-marathon runner reunited with missing stray dog
Handsome cop upstages rock stars in Northern Ireland
Woman jostled on NYC subway loses grip on crickets and worms