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Ranking rates St. Petersburg among the worst cities for skin cancer risk

ST. PETERSBURG — Living in a place called the Sunshine City has its benefits. This isn't one of them. Gloriously sunny St. Petersburg is among the worst cities in the nation for …

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Murray to start in goal tonight for the Pens; Vasilevskiy for the Lightning

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Buckhorn helps Clinton campaign bash Trump over housing market comments

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  1. News guidelines say obesity surgery should be used more often for diabetes

    Health

    WASHINGTON — International diabetes organizations are calling for weight-loss surgery to become a more routine treatment option for diabetes, even for some patients who are only mildly obese.

    International diabetes organizations are calling for weight-loss surgery to become a more routine treatment option for diabetes, even for some patients who are only mildly obese. Obesity and Type 2 diabetes are a deadly pair, and numerous studies show stomach-shrinking operations can dramatically improve diabetes. [Associated Press]
  2. Arrest report: Drug dealer fell asleep in car in police parking lot, had drugs on him

    Crime

    INDIAN SHORES

    he finds parking spot, then trouble

    The police officer was just outside department headquarters when he noticed a parked car, motor running. The driver looked like he was asleep behind the wheel.

  3. Bill Cosby ordered to stand trial in decade-old sex case

    Criminal

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on sexual assault charges after a hearing that hinged on a decade-old police report in which a woman said the comedian gave her three blue pills that put her in a stupor, unable to stop his advances.

    Bill Cosby waves as he arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing in Norristown, Pa. Cosby is accused of drugging and molesting a woman at his home in 2004. [Associated Press]
  4. Wife of Pinellas Park pill mill doctor gets four years in prison

    Criminal

    TAMPA — Two images of 66-year-old Kim Feldman emerged Tuesday at her sentencing in federal court.

    Kim Xuan Feldman leaves the Sam M. Gibbons Federal Courthouse in Tampa on Tuesday, November 17, 2015.
  5. Matt Murray to start for Penguins, Vasilevskiy for Lightning

    Blogs

    With the Penguins season on the line, they are making another switch in net, rookie Matt Murray to start tonight in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final.

    Coach Mike Sullivan said going with Matt Murray gives the Penguins the best chance to win.
  6. Bob Buckhorn helps Clinton campaign bash Trump over housing market comments

    Blogs

    Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn teamed up with the Hillary Clinton campaign today to denounce comments from Donald Trump about the housing market crash.

  7. Ranking rates St. Petersburg among the worst cities for skin cancer risk

    Health

    ST. PETERSBURG — Living in a place called the Sunshine City has its benefits.

    This isn't one of them.

    Dr. Vernon Sondak is the chair of the Department of Cutaneous Oncology at Moffitt Cancer Center. [Courtesy of Moffitt Cancer Center]
  8. News at noon: Did Patrick Murphy exaggerate his role in BP oil cleanup? St. Pete businesses rush to recover from underground transformer explosion; Lightning hopes to clinch Stanley Cup final berth; plan your summer with our theme park guide

    BP oil gushed in the Gulf of Mexico in spring 2010, motivating Patrick Murphy to quit his job as an accountant and embark on a mission to protect the Florida Keys, where he'd grown up, Murphy said in a 2013 television interview. But a review raises questions of Nikita Kucherov celebrates his tying goal in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final Sunday in Pittsburgh. The Lightning can clinch a Stanley Cup final berth with a win tonight in Tampa. [DIRK SHADD | Times]

  9. Head of SOCom to speak today at MacDill conference

    Macdill

    Gen. Raymond "Tony" Thomas III, the man in charge of U.S. Special Operations Command, headquartered at MacDill Air Force Base, rarely speaks in public.

    General Raymond "Tony" Thomas III, the man in charge of US Special Operations Command, headquartered at MacDill Air Force Base, will speak twice on Tuesday in Tampa, including a question and answer session that should offer a vigorous discussion of the international security situation. [MONICA HERNDON   |   Times]
  10. 11,500 expected to attend military conference in Tampa

    Military

    TAMPA — A major annual conference that brings together special operations forces commanders and defense industry leaders kicked into high gear this morning at the Tampa Convention Center.

Ron DeSantis helps lead charge against IRS chief

U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Ponte Vedra Beach, is among the members of Congress taking the lead in trying to impeach John Koskinen, commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service....

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Coach Mike Sullivan said going with Matt Murray gives the Penguins the best chance to win.

Matt Murray to start for Penguins, Vasilevskiy for Lightning

With the Penguins season on the line, they are making another switch in net, rookie Matt Murray to start tonight in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final....

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Jake Odorizzi will be on the mound for the Rays, who have lost three straight.

For starters: Rays at Marlins, in a 12:10 matinee

UPDATE, 11:29: RHP Erasmo Ramirez said he felt the "normal soreness" this morning after throwing 54 pitches in 2-plus innings on Monday and expects to be available again on Thursday. But he also said he made a mistake when the Rays asked him about going back out to start a third inning after throwing 45 pitches and needs to "be smarter" to protect himself from injury. ... RHP Brad Boxberger will make at least a fifth rehab outing, on Wednesday for Double-A Montgomery. ...

Here is the Marlins lineup:
Ichiro LF
Prado 3b
Bour 1b
Stanton rf
Ozuna cf
Dietrich 2b
Realmuto c
Hechavarria ss
Koehler p
...

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