- Man gets life sentence for fatal home invasion Updated: May-06-15 7:58 pm
CLEARWATER, Florida - A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to life in prison for his part in a fatal home invasion.
- Canadiens' Brandon Prust apologizes to ref, is fined $5,000 Updated: May-05-15 7:39 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust has been fined $5,000 by the NHL for comments he made to referee Brad Watson following Game 2.
- Clearwater minister accused of aiding in tax scam Updated: May-05-15 7:49 am
TAMPA, Florida - A Clearwater pastor has admitted to cashing $755,900 in tax refunds that were received using stolen identities.
- Historic mansion in Tampa up for sale for $13.9 million Updated: May-05-15 6:20 am
TAMPA, Florida - A historic mansion in Tampa is up for sale for millions.
- Man injured during officer-involved shooting near Tampa Updated: May-04-15 11:40 am
SPRING HILL, Florida - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a shooting involving a sheriff's deputy that left a Florida man injured.
- Man falls 30 feet into water while changing tire on bridge Updated: May-04-15 8:25 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - The Florida Highway Patrol says a man is recovering from minor injuries after he got out of a vehicle following a crash, stumbled backward and fell some 30 feet off an approach to the Sunshine Skyway bridge.
- Adam Jones has 4 hits, Orioles beat Rays 4-2 Updated: May-03-15 5:51 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Adam Jones put the Baltimore Orioles' relocated homestand in perspective.
- Rays place CF Jennings on 15-day DL with left knee soreness Updated: May-03-15 1:03 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - The Tampa Bay Rays placed center fielder Desmond Jennings on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with left knee soreness.
- Bucs use 6 of 7 draft picks to bolster sputtering offense Updated: May-02-15 7:38 pm
- Robotic strawberry picker could be tool of the future Updated: May-02-15 2:11 pm
PLANT CITY, Florida - One Florida company is developing technology to replace farm workers with robots.
- Bucs beef up protection for Winston, draft 2 linemen Updated: May-02-15 4:11 am
TAMPA, Florida - Tampa Bay's Lovie Smith is known as a defensive-minded coach. You just wouldn't know it by the way he's drafted since taking over the Buccaneers.
- Rays blank Orioles 2-0 in strange 'home' game for Baltimore Updated: May-01-15 10:50 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - The Tampa Bay Rays won a road game on their home field.
- Buccaneers select Hobart offensive lineman Ali Marpet Updated: May-01-15 10:16 pm
TAMPA, Florida - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers continue to address needs on offense, trading up into the second round to select Hobart College's Ali Marpet with the 61st pick in the NFL draft.
- Orioles play home games in Florida after riots in Baltimore Updated: May-01-15 9:39 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter looked out of place.
- The Latest: It's the Ickey Shuffle! Updated: May-01-15 9:10 pm
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- Winston signs 4-year contract with Buccaneers Updated: May-01-15 7:05 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Jameis Winston is eager to get to work for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
- Man convicted of fatal shooting Updated: May-01-15 6:55 pm
MANATEE, Florida - A man has been convicted in a Tampa Bay area fatal shooting.
- Winston brings spotlight to Alabama hometown for draft Updated: May-01-15 12:56 am
BESSEMER, Alabama - Jameis Winston celebrated the NFL draft his way, creating his own memorable moment with family and friends in his hometown. It was his mother who handed him his No. 3 Buccaneers jersey after he became the top pick, not the NFL commissioner.
- Police: Michigan woman tried to set Lightning flag on fire Updated: Apr-30-15 10:05 am
- A-Rod 0 for 6 with 4 Ks as Yanks lose to Rays 3-2 in 13 Updated: Apr-29-15 9:33 pm
NEW YORK - One home run from tying Willie Mays for fourth place at 660, A-Rod was A-Worst.
- Senate passes 'weakened' electric utility regulation bill Updated: Apr-29-15 5:59 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - The Florida Senate passed a bill revising rules for the panel that sets Florida electric rates Wednesday and sent it to Gov. Rick Scott, even though its sponsor, Sen. Jack Latvala, said the bill was weakened by political influence from big utility companies.
- Red Wings disagree with Kronwall suspension Updated: Apr-29-15 4:46 pm
- Florida man guilty of stealing dead mom's benefit checks Updated: Apr-29-15 4:47 am
TAMPA, Florida - A Florida man has pleaded guilty to stealing government money by cashing thousands of dollars in Social Security checks sent to his dead mother.
- Man gives himself up peacefully after SWAT team standoff Updated: Apr-29-15 4:11 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - An early-morning standoff between SWAT team members and a St. Petersburg man ended in a peaceful surrender.
- Orioles to play White Sox on Wednesday in closed stadium Updated: Apr-28-15 7:07 pm
BALTIMORE - After a pair of postponements caused by rioting in Baltimore, the Orioles and Chicago White Sox will play Wednesday at Camden Yards in what is believed to be the first game without fans in major league baseball's 145-season history.