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Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Palmetto woman, 63, killed in double-murder-suicide in Iowa

A 63-year-old Manatee County woman was killed in a double-murder-suicide at her daughter’s home in Iowa, authorities said. Her daughter and estranged husband are also dead, authorities said.
Updated: 2 minutes ago
Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

Pasco man charged in killing of Maine woman was freed from jail days earlier

A 25-year-old New Port Richey man accused of killing a woman and having sex with her corpse had been released from the Pasco County jail three weeks before the slaying.
Updated: 5 minutes ago

Hillsborough slashing tests for elementary students after complaints

TAMPA — It took years of teacher and parent complaints over a stacked and stressful testing schedule, but Hillsborough County elementary schools will see fewer tests next school year.
Updated: 12 minutes ago
Cruz unloads on Trump, calls him ‘utterly amoral,’ as Indiana votes

Cruz unloads on Trump, calls him ‘utterly amoral,’ as Indiana votes

INDIANAPOLIS – Republican Ted Cruz launched a blistering attack on rival Donald Trump as voters cast ballots in Indiana today, calling him “utterly amoral” and likening him to a fictitious character he described as “a bra...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Aguayo’s expertise with ‘mortar kicks’ factor in Bucs’ draft decision

Aguayo’s expertise with ‘mortar kicks’ factor in Bucs’ draft decision

TAMPA — There’s an old football phrase that NFL coaches are uttering a lot more often these days, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans may want to get to know it now that former Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo will be handling kickoffs for...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Indiana primary viewer’s guide: Cruz, Sanders fight the inevitable

Indiana primary viewer’s guide: Cruz, Sanders fight the inevitable

Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders are all-in for Indiana as they try to stave off the growing aura of inevitability surrounding their opponents. But Donald Trump says his general election race against Hillary Clinton has “sort of already started.&#...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Watch party for Lightning-Islanders today at Amalie Arena

Watch party for Lightning-Islanders today at Amalie Arena

Fans can gather at Amalie Arena this afternoon to watch the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the New York Islanders in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Updated: 1 hour ago
The Latest: Clinton turns focus to Trump

The Latest: Clinton turns focus to Trump

Hillary Clinton says she is turning her attention to the general election
Updated: 1 hour ago
'Hamilton' sets a new record with 16 Tony Award nominations

'Hamilton' sets a new record with 16 Tony Award nominations

The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another step in the show's march into theatrical history
Updated: 1 hour ago
6-month-old rescued from collapsed building in Kenya

6-month-old rescued from collapsed building in Kenya

Kenya: Baby 6 months old is pulled unharmed from building that collapsed 4 days earlier
Updated: 1 hour ago