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Tampa police investigate drive-by shooting in Seminole Heights

Tampa police investigate drive-by shooting in Seminole Heights

TAMPA — Police took one person into custody late Friday after a drive-by shooting ended in Seminole Heights.The incident, which unfolded about 11 p.m., does not appear to be related to the spate of other recent shootings in Seminole Heights tha...
Updated: 7 hours ago

Man hit, killed while crossing U.S. 19 in Palm Harbor

PALM HARBOR — A pedestrian died after he was hit by a vehicle Friday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.The man, who was not identified, was crossing U.S. 19 from west to east, north of Tampa Road in Palm Harbor about 8:30 p.m., tro...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Cyber firm accesses CentCom cloud information, gives command low security score

Cyber firm accesses CentCom cloud information, gives command low security score

Every day, military and civilian personnel stationed at the MacDill Air Force Base headquarters of U.S. Central Command use the Internet to reach out to foreign audiences in an effort to combat Islamic State propaganda.To help measure the success of ...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Allegations against Alabama's Roy Moore dividing GOP women

Allegations against Alabama's Roy Moore dividing GOP women

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Standing on the white marble steps of Alabama's Capitol, Kayla Moore surrounded herself with two dozen other women Friday to defend husband Roy Moore against accusations of sexual misconduct that are dividing Republicans, and...
Updated: 9 hours ago
As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?

As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?

WASHINGTON — "You can do anything," Donald Trump once boasted, speaking of groping and kissing unsuspecting women. Maybe he could, but not everyone can. The man who openly bragged about grabbing women's private parts — but denied he reall...
Updated: 9 hours ago

Surgery reveals North Korean defector is riddled with parasitic worms

SEOUL, South Korea — A North Korean soldier's bold attempt to defect by crossing the heavily guarded border with South Korea galvanized attention this week.But perhaps more surprising was the disclosure by surgeons struggling to save his life o...
Updated: 10 hours ago

10,000 more FBI records unsealed from JFK assassination files

DALLAS — Yet again, the National Archives released a trove of records from the Kennedy assassination files on a Friday afternoon, another strange stream of loose ends, dead ends and tangents with little apparent connection to the assassination ...
Updated: 10 hours ago
Mugabe emerges from house arrest amid pressure to exit

Mugabe emerges from house arrest amid pressure to exit

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe emerged for the first time Friday from military-imposed house arrest, presiding at a university graduation ceremony in a fragile show of normalcy even as former loyalists across the country ...
Updated: 10 hours ago
Rev. Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosis

Rev. Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson's disease diagnosis

CHICAGO — The Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy to slow the progress of the disease.In a letter to sup...
Updated: 11 hours ago

Search under way for Argentine Navy submarine with 44

BUENOS AIRES — Military ships and aircraft searched off the coast of Argentina on Friday for an Argentine navy submarine missing for two days, officials said.The vessel, which was patrolling off Patagonia with 44 crew members, last made radio c...
Updated: 11 hours ago