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Man Killed By Apparent Lightning Strike

An elderly man is died after being struck by lighting in the Tampa Bay area, authorities said.


Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning lays on the ice after getting hurt in the first period during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Final.  (Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Injured Tampa Bay Goalie Bishop Still Uncertain For Game 5

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop spent 15 minutes on the ice Saturday during Tampa Bay’s morning skate for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final.


NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 17: Pucks sit on the ice during warmups prior to the game betrween the New Jersey Devils and the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Prudential Center on March 17, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Star Players Hope To Provide Edge In Stanley Cup Final

The tightest Stanley Cup Final is 47 years is coming down to the wire.


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Florida Waitress Accused Of Altering Bills To Increase Tips

A 21-year-old waitress is being accused of altering customers bills to increase tips.


9th May 1980:  Debris from the Sunshine Skyway Bridge perched on the bow of the freighter 'Summit Venture' after the vessel rammed the bridge during a thunderstorm at Tampa Bay, Florida, causing 34 deaths.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

35 Years Later, A Memorial For Victims Of Bridge Collapse

Thirty-five years after Tampa Bay’s Sunshine Skyway Bridge disaster a monument has been dedicated to the 35 victims.


A gyrocopter that illegally landed on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol is loaded onto a U.S. Capitol Police trailer April 15, 2015 in Washington, DC.  Doug Hughes, a 61-year-old postal worker from Ruskin, Florida, was quickly arrested after he landed the lightweight helicopter on the Capitol lawn to protest against government corruption and to promote campaign finance reform.  (Source: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Florida Gyrocopter Pilot Returns Home, Awaits Hearing

A mail carrier has returned to his home in Florida, where he’ll wait for his next hearing after flying his gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol lawn.


A mini helicopter or gyrocopter that landed on the US Capitol South Lawn area is viewed April 15, 2015, in Washington, DC. A man flying a mini helicopter illegally landed his aircraft on the west lawn of the US Capitol Wednesday, triggering street closures around the building and prompting a police investigation."The US Capitol Police continues to investigate, with one person detained," USCP officer Shennell Antrobus told AFP.
A robotic police device was seen close to the mini helicopter, apparently inspecting it. (Photo Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Gyrocopter Pilot Driving Home To Await Next Hearing

The man who flew his gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol lawn is driving back to Florida to await his next hearing.


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Two Killed In Florida Crash

Two drivers are dead following a Tampa Bay area crash.


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Lightning Rally For 4-3 Win Over Panthers

Ryan Callahan and Nikita Kucherov scored in the third period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.


US President Barack Obama arrives to speak about trade policies with Latin America at the Port of Tampa in Tampa, Florida, on April 13, 2012. Later today, Obama travels to the Summit of the Americas in the Colombian city of Cartagena.    AFP PHOTO/Saul LOEB (Source: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Tampa Port Warehouse Reignites Fruit Fight In Manatee County

A move by the Tampa Port Authority to authorize funding to build a refrigerated warehouse has reignited worries it may compete for a fruit shipping business cultivated by Port Manatee.