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Times editor gets meme-ified for 'mediocre' cheesesteak tweet from Philly (w/video)

Tampa Bay Times political editor Adam Smith is getting the opposite of brotherly l …

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Despite questions, new transportation proposal barreling down the road in Hillsborough

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Despite reticent Dirk Koetter, word's out on Bucs' 1st practice

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Dining Planner: Cottage Industry Expo, Epic Chef Showdown, new foodie magazine launches

Dining Planner: Cottage Industry Expo, Epic Chef Showdown, new foodie magazine launches

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Movie Planner: Woody Allen's blah 'Cafe Society,' 'Jason Bourne,' 'Bad Moms,' 'Nerve'

Movie Planner: Woody Allen's blah 'Cafe Society,' 'Jason Bourne,' 'Bad Moms,' 'Nerve'

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Here's where to celebrate a midnight release of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' book

Here's where to celebrate a midnight release of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' book

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Plan your weekend: Pitbull, Hunter Hayes at the Rays, Naked Magic Show

Plan your weekend: Pitbull, Hunter Hayes at the Rays, Naked Magic Show

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  1. What you need to know for Friday, July 29

    News

    • Once again, today will be a hot one, 10Weather WTSP reports. The morning will be clear, giving way to widespread storms throughout the afternoon and evening.

     Jennifer Casteel place welcoming packets for her students on desks in her classroom at Spring Hill Elementary School Tuesday August 12, 2014.
  2. Hillary Clinton accepts Democratic nomination saying, 'We'll fix it together'

    State Roundup

    PHILADELPHIA

    Declaring "America is once again at a moment of reckoning," Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination for president on Thursday night, portraying herself as prepared to lead during turbulent times while promising to make creating jobs and growing wages her "primary mission" and attacking …

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention on Thursday in Philadelphia. [John Locher | Associated Press]
  3. Adam Smith on conventions: Fear versus optimism

    State Roundup

    PHILADELPHIA — Only in this bizarre election would we see the sunny themes of Ronald Reagan more apparent in the Democratic National Convention than the Republican convention.

    Delegates on the floor during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. (Damon Winter/The New York Times)
  4. Transcript of Hillary Clinton's speech to the Democratic National Convention

    National

    This is a transcript of the speech Hillary Clinton made to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday night when she accepted the Democratic presidential nomination. The remarks are as prepared for delivery.

    The Democratic Party's presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, during the last day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Thursday. [Olivier Douliery | Abaca Press via TNS]
  5. Jimmy Walker leads first round of PGA Championship

    Golf

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — A stale year for Jimmy Walker came to life Thursday in the PGA Championship when he saw putts drop and wound up leading a major for the first time.

    Jimmy Walker, who at 37 has never won a major, ties his lowest career score in a major championship with his 65. “Just keep it rolling,” he says.
  6. Man shot by Miami officer gets 'big hug' from autistic client he tried to protect (w/video)

    Nation

    MIAMI — The last time they were together, Charles Kinsey struck a pose that captured the nation's attention: supine in the middle of the road with his hands in the air while begging the man he cared for to do the same.

    Charles Kinsey
  7. Dunedin commissioners approve purchase of Catholic church land near Hammock Park

    Local Government

    DUNEDIN — City Hall erupted in cheers Thursday night when commissioners unanimously agreed to buy a piece of Catholic church-owned land adjacent to Hammock Park, saving it from being developed for townhomes.

  8. Despite questions, new transportation proposal barreling down the road in Hillsborough

    Transportation

    TAMPA — After spending a year and seven figures on a transportation plan they ultimately scrapped, Hillsborough County commissioners are now sprinting toward a new solution that is so far sketchy on details.

    “I do believe it’s going to work for our citizens,” Hillsborough Commissioner Sandy Murman said.
  9. Democrats hope to beat Donald Trump with his own words

    National

    PHILADELPHIA — Every night here at the Democratic National Convention, the video clips have appeared on the giant screens above the arena floor.

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump claps as he arrives to speak during a campaign rally Thursday in Davenport, Iowa. [Evan Vucci | Associated Press]
  10. Despite reticent Dirk Koetter, word's out on Bucs' 1st practice

    Bucs

    TAMPA — On the eve of the first training camp practice Wednesday night, Dirk Koetter stood in front of his team and talked for 27 minutes. But ask him to recall one line of that speech and he is reluctant to spit out a syllable.

     Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston (in orange) speaks to teammates on the first day of training camp at the team’s training facility.

Conservative super PAC goes after Patrick Murphy in new ad

A dark-money conservative group with ties to the Koch brothers has launched an ad attacking Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Patrick Murphy for a vote supporting the Export-Import Bank....

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"My view is a team that's not good enough,'' Kevin Cash said. "We're not good enough right now.''

Cash on Rays: 'We're not good enough right now'

The frustration of four straight one-run losses and six since the All-Star break led a frank assessment of the Rays team by manager Kevin Cash before today's game:...

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Fresh start: CB Verner grateful for 'second chance' with Bucs

The morning after the Bucs' season finale in January, former Pro Bowl cornerback Alterraun Verner had accepted the real possibility he had played his last game with the Bucs after an up-and-down season in a struggling Tampa Bay secondary....

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