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Hurricane Fred forms in the Atlantic

MIAMI – The sixth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season has formed over the weekend.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Crash backs up traffic on NB I-275 in Tampa

Commuters heading to downtown Tampa are facing major delays on Interstate-275 after a crash this morning at Lois Avenue.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Erika’s remnants to produce heavy rains, soak water-logged Tampa area

Erika’s remnants to produce heavy rains, soak water-logged Tampa area

Tropical Storm Erika is no more, but flood-ravaged areas throughout the Tampa Bay region will be on high alert today as the storm’s remnants are expected to produce pockets of heavy thunderstorms and widespread rain today....
Updated: 2 hours ago
Kanye rants at VMAs, Miley Cyrus flashes breast

Kanye rants at VMAs, Miley Cyrus flashes breast

Taylor Swift won video of the year, Miley Cyrus briefly flashed one of her breasts and Kanye West ranted at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Sandbags locations around Tampa area with heavy rains forecast

Sandbags locations around Tampa area with heavy rains forecast

Sandbags will be made available to residents throughout the Tampa Bay region as the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika are forecast to produce periods of heavy rain and result in localized flooding.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

LOS ANGELES — Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like “Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream,” has died. He was 76.
Updated: 3 hours ago
White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration will change the name of North America’s tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Ob...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Cubs’ Arrieta pitches no-hitter against Dodgers

Cubs’ Arrieta pitches no-hitter against Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Even after pitching his first career no-hitter, Jake Arrieta wasn’t too big to wear his PJs.
Updated: 4 hours ago
A shotgun wedding: Couple ties the knot at Shooters World

A shotgun wedding: Couple ties the knot at Shooters World

TAMPA — Gunfire rang out shortly after Melissa Kunkel and Gary Webb said “I do” on Sunday.
Updated: 2 hours ago

Downed tree closes Little Road in Valrico

A downed tree has closed Little Road between Bloomingdale Avenue and Durant Road in Valrico.
Published: 08/30/15