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Man found dead in Tampa elevator shaft came for Bike Week
Officials with the company that maintains elevators at Tampa International Airport are spending today inspecting equipment after a 31-year-old Pennsylvania man was found dead on top of an elevator car Friday morning.
Published on 03/16/13
Toddler in stable condition after fall at Tropicana Field

A 2½-year-old boy was rushed to Bayfront Hospital tonight after falling 15 feet from temporary stands at Tropicana Field, site of the East-West Shrine Game, St. Petersburg Fire and Rescue reported.

Published on 01/19/13
Updated on 03/13/13
MacDill airman died when one-ton refueling boom fell on her

A refueling boom weighing more than a ton fell off a storage rack at MacDill Air Force Base on Monday, striking and killing a 29-year-old staff sergeant, according to the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner's Office.

Published on 01/17/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Mom proud of airman who died in MacDill AFB 'cargo' accident

Emily Elizabeth Clayburn, who was killed Monday in an industrial accident at MacDill Air Force Base, "was the girl who could make everyone laugh," according to her mother.

Published on 01/16/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Man killed in helicopter crash was experienced pilot

The pilot whose helicopter crashed into Tampa Bay on Friday afternoon near Apollo Beach was an experienced pilot who was certified on multiple aircraft, including large commercial passenger jets, according to a statement...

Published on 12/01/12
Updated on 03/14/13
Wife of Bounty captain awaits news in St. Petersburg

Claudia McCann says the wait for word of her husband, Robin Walbridge, is agonizing after hearing the HMS Bounty had sunk off of North Carolina.

Published on 10/30/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Military focuses on improving the health of special forces

Sometime around Christmas in 2006, Lisa Nantz received an urgent call from the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany.

Published on 10/06/12
Updated on 03/18/13
Air Force reservist rescues driver from pond
David Shaffer was sitting in the living room of his FishHawk Ranch home Saturday night, working on computer coding.
Published on 04/03/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Colorado-based Special Forces soldier drowns in Pinellas

The soldier who Pinellas County Sheriff's Office deputies say drowned after walking off a dock at an Indian Rocks Beach hotel was a sergeant assigned to the Group Support Battalion of the 10th Special Forces Group (Airbo...

Published on 03/05/12
Updated on 03/19/13
Lakeland officer Crispin remembered for professionalism, bravery

Thousands of law enforcement officers pay their final respects to slain Officer Arnulfo Crispin, who "made a big impact from the beginning."

Published on 12/27/11
Updated on 03/21/13
Fire officials at Northeast High to investigate sprinkler malfunction
St. Petersburg Fire and Rescue officials are at Northeast High School, investigating whether a sprinkler malfunction caused flooding in the auditorium and shorted out electrical circuits.
Published on 11/04/11
Updated on 03/21/13