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WATCH: New live-action Dumbo trailer

Disney dropped the a new trailer for Tim Burton’s dark live-action Dumbo reboot Tuesday. The short trailer features a gloomy take on the song “Baby Mine” and already has fans ready to reach for the tissues. one day Disney will relea...
Published: 06/14/18
’Florida Man: Poems’ is non-fiction poetry inspired by the viral Florida phenomenon

’Florida Man: Poems’ is non-fiction poetry inspired by the viral Florida phenomenon

Tyler Gillespie describes himself in his Twitter bio as a “pale Floridian + reporter,” but says he’s not a “Florida Man,” capital F, capital M.“No, I think ‘Florida Man’ means someone publicly shamed an...
Published: 06/07/18
Ax throwing trend arrives in St. Pete via Ferg’s Sports Bar

Ax throwing trend arrives in St. Pete via Ferg’s Sports Bar

Gone are the days when St. Petersburg residents must travel across Tampa Bay to visit one of Tampa’s two ax throwing establishments. Soon you’ll be able to hurl axes toward a wooden target at Ferg’s Sports Bar & Grill, which sou...
Published: 06/06/18
Updated: 06/07/18
Lutz teen creates Google Doodle

Lutz teen creates Google Doodle

Tenth grader Mark Thivierge, of Lutz, is among five national finalists in the Doodle 4 Google competition that asks kindergarten through 12th grade students to create their own Google Doodle.Google Doodles, the artistically remixed Google logos that ...
Published: 06/06/18
Live ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ with Joel Hodgson, Jonah Ray coming to Orlando

Live ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’ with Joel Hodgson, Jonah Ray coming to Orlando

In the not too distant future — October, to be precise — you'll be able to experience Mystery Science Theater 3000 in Florida.The cult comedy series, which ran throughout the '90s on Comedy Central and the Sci-Fi Channel and was revived b...
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‘Sherlock’ star raced to save a man from attackers, Uber driver says

‘Sherlock’ star raced to save a man from attackers, Uber driver says

Consider this: You're in a group of muggers in London, trying to steal a delivery man's bike, and Sherlock Holmes comes barreling at you.What do you do? Ask for an autograph? Run?Four would-be thieves chose Option 2, fleeing after actor Benedict Cumb...
Updated one month ago
Bill Clinton, James Patterson talk to young readers about their thriller ‘The President Is Missing’

Bill Clinton, James Patterson talk to young readers about their thriller ‘The President Is Missing’

When former President Bill Clinton and bestselling author James Patterson appeared on stage in New York to promote their new book, the moderator asked if its title — The President Is Missing — was wishful thinking.Patterson laughed. "The ...
Updated one month ago
Does a Milli Vanilli song define your life? Find out now.

Does a Milli Vanilli song define your life? Find out now.

On May 29, Twitter user @swank0cean tweeted, "I've just read that apparently the song that was number 1 on your 14th birthday defines your life."I’ve just read that apparently the song that was number 1 on your 14th birthday defines your life &...
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See the powerful documentary on racial bias Starbucks showed to its workers

See the powerful documentary on racial bias Starbucks showed to its workers

When Starbucks closed its stores across the United States on Tuesday afternoon to train employees on issues related to racial bias, the employees  were shown a video by Emmy-winning documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson. And you can watch the sev...
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There’s a new ‘Bachelorette’ contestant from St. Petersburg

There’s a new ‘Bachelorette’ contestant from St. Petersburg

When ABC’s reality dating competition The Bachelorette returns next week, the pool of 28 contestants vying for love and roses from Becca Kufrin will include a fitness trainer who lives in St. Petersburg.Here’s what we know about 25-year-o...
Updated one month ago