ST. PETERSBURG -- It wasn"t the armful of prospects many expected in return for David Price, but the Rays received three players Thursday in a three-team trade, two of whom can make an impact during the remainder of the season. Left-hander Drew Smyly, 25, will take Price"s spot...Read More
ST. PETERSBURG -- Tampa Bay was square in the crosshairs of Category 4 Hurricane Charley in 2004 until it made a right turn and devastated Charlotte County. That near-miss, when about 425,000 residents were ordered to evacuate, was followed in 2005 by the most active Atlantic hurricane...Read More
ST. PETERSBURG - The overpowering performances on the mound, the Little League-like enthusiasm in the dugout, the 20-win season and Cy Young Award are now part of team lore. David Price doesn"t pitch here anymore. The Rays" ace was traded to the Detroit Tigers on Thursday as the major piece...Read More
TAMPA -- Facebook is full of stories about pets with troubles - cats that need a home, dogs facing euthanasia. Some end with a new family or a heartfelt reunion; many don"t. This story has a happy ending, thanks to an animal-loving heiress from Odessa. Helen Rosburg, heir to the...Read More
TAMPA -- The Buccaneers wrapped up their first full week of training camp workouts Thursday, and some fans might be surprised to hear who one of the standout players has been. While most of the talk has been about some of the players working alongside of him on the defensive line,...Read More
HOT READS TAMPA -- Coach Lovie Smith has made no secret of his desire for the Bucs to be a faster team this year. He even went so far as to issue mandates to the players to reduce their body fat in the hopes that might make them a little faster. DE Steven Means is among those who has heard...Read More
SEMINOLE -- Low-performing schools need to shape up, career programs need to be expanded and charter schools need to be held accountable. Candidates for Pinellas County"s school board agreed on those topics during their first public forum of the campaign season but disagreed on one big...Read More
TAMPA -- Residents of the bay area soon will finally begin to see a return on the tens of millions of dollars they paid to repair a reservoir that began leaking shortly after it was built. Work on the C.W. Bill Young Regional Reservoir is nearing completion, Tampa Bay Water officials said...Read More
TAMPA -- The writing is on the wall for the board that runs the HART public bus system. On Tuesday, Hillsborough County commissioners began a carefully planned move to dismantle the 13-member HART board and fill it with elected officials who agree with the commission"s vision for...Read More
TUCSON, Ariz. - A suspect in the 2010 killing of U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry, the slaying at the center of the scandal over the botched U.S. gun-smuggling probe known as Operation Fast and Furious, was extradited to the United States from Mexico on Thursday. Federal prosecutors said...Read More
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