Melrose Elementary, one of five failing elementary schools in south St. Petersburg, earned the lowest reading scores in Florida among traditional schools, according to results released Friday by t …
For Black History Month, we culled through our archives looking for photos showing various historical "firsts" by African-Americans in Florida. Today's installment features Elston Howard, who in 1955 became the first black to play in the major leagues for the New York Yankees. This photo shows Howard (right) in 1954, …
TAMPA — Bright House Networks announced the winners of its annual regional business awards competition recognizing companies who have impacted the area with their products, services and leadership.
The winners were:
On the question of whether our local police should be able to hand out civil citations instead of criminal charges to people caught with small amounts of marijuana, consider the case of Jalem Robinson.
In the summer of 2013, Greg Dent was preparing for his senior year at Florida State, competing for a starting role as a receiver on what would be a national championship team for the Seminoles.
CLEARWATER — The Clearwater Marine Aquarium had a $2 billion regional impact over the past four years and continues to grow even after the initial boom from the Hollywood film that made it famous, according to a study released Friday.
Melrose Elementary, one of five failing elementary schools in south St. Petersburg, earned the lowest reading scores in Florida among traditional schools, according to results released Friday by the state Department of Education.
HAVANA — Pope Francis landed in Cuba Friday for the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a historic development in the 1,000-year schism within Christianity.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Two students were shot and killed Friday at a high school in a Phoenix suburb but the danger at the campus was over, police said, as hundreds of worried parents crowded outside nearby stores to await word on their children.
There's a story my high school English teacher used to share about the headstrong boy in the back of the class.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — From the front door, the man with the machete didn't have a straight path to people in the booths at the small suburban restaurant. He stepped by the welcoming greeting on the front glass, past the half-wall entryway divider and the display case of kataifi and other Mediterranean pastries.
Andrei Vasilevskiy may be a No. 1 goalie of the future....
Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Tony Dungy was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. ...