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The Tampa Tribune
USF gets pair of AAC games on ESPN; UCF rivalry back on SaturdayThe University of South Florida football program will have a pair of American A
USF gets pair of AAC games on ESPN; UCF rivalry back on Saturday
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
The University of South Florida football program will have a pair of American Athletic Conference games on ESPN networks this fall, including a Friday, Oct. 28, game against Navy at Raymond James Stadium on ESPN2. USF’s Friday, Oct. 21, trip to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Students can ride HART for free beginning in MarchThis spring, Hillsborough County middle and high school students can ride HART
Students can ride HART for free beginning in March
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
This spring, Hillsborough County middle and high school students can ride HART for free when they present a valid school identification card. Beginning March 1, local teenagers will just need to show their school I.D. to ride any HART Local, Limited... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Spring Sports Media Day - Men's TennisFeb. 8, 2016Spring Sports Media Day | Men’s Tennis University Park, Pa. (Bryce
Spring Sports Media Day - Men's Tennis
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Feb. 8, 2016Spring Sports Media Day | Men’s Tennis University Park, Pa. (Bryce Jordan Center) Jeff Zinn, Penn State head coachMatt Barry, Sr., Co-captainTomas Hanzlik, RS-Sr., Co-captain Q; The indoor season kicks things off, what have you seen from... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Trump holding rally at USF Sundome FridayThis past week in New Hampshire, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump
Trump holding rally at USF Sundome Friday
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
This past week in New Hampshire, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump showed off his Bull pride by holding up a USF t-shirt with a group of University of South Florida St. Pete students. By Friday, Trump will be speaking to students and... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
A USF police captain obtains grant aimed to protect pedestrians and bicyclistsJulen Solana is one of nearly 42,000 students at the University of South Florid
A USF police captain obtains grant aimed to protect pedestrians and bicyclists
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
Julen Solana is one of nearly 42,000 students at the University of South Florida. Like many, he walks to classes. "Nowadays a lot of accidents happen because people are focusing on their phones and not their surroundings," Solana said. USF Police... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Everyday Hero: Veteran wants to help post-9/11 veteransAfter graduating from the University of South Florida in 2009 John Robinson joi
Everyday Hero: Veteran wants to help post-9/11 veterans
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
After graduating from the University of South Florida in 2009 John Robinson joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served in Afghanistan. Upon his return home - and now a veteran - he felt the need to do more, and so he created an organization called Post... Read more
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The Hindu
The ABC of a great LORA good letter of recommendation can be a ticket to your college admission abroa
The ABC of a great LOR
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
A good letter of recommendation can be a ticket to your college admission abroad. Here’s how you can get it right. Every year, several students approach me with requests for writing a letter of recommendation (LOR) for them. If a student is known to... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
YOUNG: Well-being Camp on tapThe gym was always a safe place for Kristina van Lankvelt. “You could try new
YOUNG: Well-being Camp on tap
The Sudbury Star / Posted yesterday
The gym was always a safe place for Kristina van Lankvelt. “You could try new things. You could fail. You could go through challenges and adversity, and it was going to be OK at the end of the day,” says van Lankvelt, a retired member of Canada’s... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF men’s basketball team loses 20th gameTAMPA — The University of South Florida men’s basketball plight was explained a
USF men’s basketball team loses 20th game
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
TAMPA — The University of South Florida men’s basketball plight was explained appropriately Sunday by SMU’s Larry Brown, the 75-year-old Hall of Fame coach. “After the game, I shook hands with more (USF) guys in gray warmups instead of... Read more
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FabWags
Mehgan James NFL Kayvon Webster's GirlfriendMehgan James Mehgan James this exquisite NFL WAG and former Bad Girls Club mem
Mehgan James NFL Kayvon Webster's Girlfriend
FabWags / Posted 2 days ago
Mehgan James Mehgan James this exquisite NFL WAG and former Bad Girls Club member is the girlfriend of Kayvon Webster the amazing NFL Cornerback with the Denver Broncos, who played college football at the University of South Florida until he was... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
AchieversMyers named VP at All Children’ s Hospital Douglas Myers, M.B.A., C.P.A., has
Achievers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Myers named VP at All Children’ s Hospital Douglas Myers, M.B.A., C.P.A., has joined All Children’s Hospital Johns Hopkins Medicine as vice president and chief financial officer. Mechanik on 2015 ‘Best Attorney’ roster Tampa attorney David... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Half-cent sales tax would rescue failing roadways — if voters give it thumbs upTAMPA — Whenever a new levy is proposed, taxpayers ask first, “What’s in it for
Half-cent sales tax would rescue failing roadways — if voters give it thumbs up
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
TAMPA — Whenever a new levy is proposed, taxpayers ask first, “What’s in it for me?” Hillsborough County leaders developed answers to that question during the county’s “Go Hillsborough” transportation initiative, holding an unprecedented 86 public... Read more
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Island Packet
In New Hampshire, Jeb Bush’s sagging campaign faces reckoningWhen Jeb Bush entered the presidential race, he had a vision of a transformativ
In New Hampshire, Jeb Bush’s sagging campaign faces reckoning
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
When Jeb Bush entered the presidential race, he had a vision of a transformative candidacy that would remake the Republican Party, attracting young people and minorities – especially Latinos – with a vibrant new image based on solid conservative... Read more
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Mashable
11 black-owned businesses that are changing the worldAn often-overlooked aspect of racial equality is economic equality — without do
11 black-owned businesses that are changing the world
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
An often-overlooked aspect of racial equality is economic equality — without dollars and opportunities firmly rooted in communities of color, there is no power. That's why black-owned businesses are so important in the fight for racial justice. When... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Donald Trump will hold a rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome on Feb. 12Donald Trump will have a rally on Friday, Feb. 12 at the University of South Fl
Donald Trump will hold a rally at the University of South Florida Sun Dome on Feb. 12
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
Donald Trump will have a rally on Friday, Feb. 12 at the University of South Florida Sun Dome. The Tampa Bay Times reported that presidential candidate Trump will hold his rally just three days after the New Hampshire primary. The last time he was... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
HIGH SCHOOLS: Effingham County girls hold off South EffinghamSPRINGFIELD — Effingham County girls basketball coach Katy Fleming might have t
HIGH SCHOOLS: Effingham County girls hold off South Effingham
Savannah Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
SPRINGFIELD — Effingham County girls basketball coach Katy Fleming might have thought she had a role in the movie “Groundhog Day.” Her Rebels fell behind by 15 points in the second quarter Friday night before a standing room-only crowd in the ECHS... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
After career building racing engines, Tampa pioneer pulls out of fast laneTAMPA ­— Drag racing roared to popularity after World War II in rural areas lik
After career building racing engines, Tampa pioneer pulls out of fast lane
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
TAMPA ­— Drag racing roared to popularity after World War II in rural areas like those around Tampa, where young men toiled under hoods, then turned dark, isolated roads into car-lit speed tracks. A teenager named Joe Abene caught the bug. “We were... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF looks to train a workforce for a new age of manufacturingTAMPA — Today’s manufacturing, with all of its science and high-tech gadgetry,
USF looks to train a workforce for a new age of manufacturing
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
TAMPA — Today’s manufacturing, with all of its science and high-tech gadgetry, melds nicely with universities that pump out physicists, chemists and material scientists. Call them the new-age manufacturing workforce prepared to create the machines... Read more
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examiner.com
ESTCNA Sustainable Tourism ConferenceThe International Ecotourism Society’s inaugural Ecotourism and Sustainable Tou
ESTCNA Sustainable Tourism Conference
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
The International Ecotourism Society’s inaugural Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Conference North America took place January 25-27 at the University of South Florida Patel College of Global Sustainability (PCGS) which is a LEED Gold certified... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Longtime softball coach Slater loses fight with cancerFor three decades, Angela Slater taught young women in Hillsborough County how
Longtime softball coach Slater loses fight with cancer
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
For three decades, Angela Slater taught young women in Hillsborough County how to play the game of softball, with plenty of passion and without fear. Her coaching career, during which she won two state titles with Riverview High and amassed more... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Looking rationally at the marriage of sports and psychologySports fans are passionate and sometimes do irrational things. Some of that is
Looking rationally at the marriage of sports and psychology
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Sports fans are passionate and sometimes do irrational things. Some of that is triggered by the actions of their favorite athlete or team, which can be equally lacking in rationality. You’ve seen it. The fan who wears a worn-out T-shirt of his... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
New drug shows promise against severe sinusitisBy Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- An experimental drug for t
New drug shows promise against severe sinusitis
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- An experimental drug for the treatment of nasal polyps has shown promise in a small, preliminary trial involving a group of patients struggling with chronic sinusitis. Dupilumab, which is... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Sessums, former lawmaker and education advocate, named citizen of yearTAMPA — Lauding his hometown as a place “where the good life gets better every
Sessums, former lawmaker and education advocate, named citizen of year
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
TAMPA — Lauding his hometown as a place “where the good life gets better every year,” T. Terrell Sessums accepted the 2015 Outstanding Citizen of the Year award on Thursday from Tampa Metro Civitan. Sessums is a Tampa lawyer who is perhaps better... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
UTA Shines(L-R) Duane Dimos, David Nygren and Kenneth Reifsnider. When Vistasp Karbhari
UTA Shines
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
(L-R) Duane Dimos, David Nygren and Kenneth Reifsnider. When Vistasp Karbhari became president of the University of Texas at Arlington in 2013, he made it clear that he wanted the school to be categorized as Tier One, a status afforded to nationally... Read more
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MedCity News
An open letter to the government on Meaningful UseThis morning, thirty-one healthcare organizations sent the following letter to
An open letter to the government on Meaningful Use
MedCity News / Posted 5 days ago
This morning, thirty-one healthcare organizations sent the following letter to HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell. Given the recent comments of CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt at the J.P. Morgan Annual Health Care Conference, we remain... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Parents of boy killed by car outside fair in 2014 sue district, sheriffTAMPA — At any given Hillsborough County School Board meeting, there’s a good c
Parents of boy killed by car outside fair in 2014 sue district, sheriff
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
TAMPA — At any given Hillsborough County School Board meeting, there’s a good chance Andrew Joseph Jr. will be there, taking full advantage of his three-minute speaking time to tell the story of how his 14-year-old son was killed at the Florida State... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Portillo's planning second Tampa locationPortillo's, popular purveyor of Chicago-style food, has plans to feed its stron
Portillo's planning second Tampa location
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Portillo's, popular purveyor of Chicago-style food, has plans to feed its strong Florida fan base with a second proposed location in the Tampa Bay area. Portillo's, the Oak Brook-based chain known for its hot dogs, Italian beef and cake shakes,... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Si
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 6 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Signing Day! The day many young student-athletes have been dreaming of their entire prep careers. North Florida and South Georgia once again has several local athletes... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Si
Local Student-Athletes Prepare for Future on Signing Day [LIST]
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 6 days ago
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsFebruary 3, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's National Signing Day! The day many young student-athletes have been dreaming of their entire prep careers. North Florida and South Georgia once again has several local athletes... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trinity Cafe seeks to open second location to feed the hungry, homelessNORTH TAMPA — It’s been said the best display of kindliness begins with a warm
Trinity Cafe seeks to open second location to feed the hungry, homeless
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
NORTH TAMPA — It’s been said the best display of kindliness begins with a warm welcome and the offer of a home-cooked meal. Albeit on a much larger scale, that is the mission of the Trinity Cafe, a nonprofit organization that opened in 2001 at 2801... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Gateway Conference athletes ink futures on Signing DayJACKSNONVILLE, Fla. - It's going to be a special day for dozens of local high s
Gateway Conference athletes ink futures on Signing Day
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
JACKSNONVILLE, Fla. - It's going to be a special day for dozens of local high school athletes. National Signing Day is the culmination of years of hard work and dedication. Student-athletes will put pen to paper and sign their National Letter of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Six new cases of Zika virus in Florida, one in Hillsborough CountyFlorida has a total of nine reported cases of Zika virus, health officials conf
Six new cases of Zika virus in Florida, one in Hillsborough County
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Florida has a total of nine reported cases of Zika virus, health officials confirmed Tuesday. The cases are believed to be contracted outside of the state. Where cases have been reported ABC Action News spoke to Dr. Stephanie Romero, assistant... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Candidates keep half an eye on Florida as primary season marches onTAMPA — The Iowa caucuses are over, propelling Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio into se
Candidates keep half an eye on Florida as primary season marches on
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
TAMPA — The Iowa caucuses are over, propelling Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio into serious contention for the Republican presidential nomination and setting up a long battle ahead between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on the Democratic side. Throw in... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Terry Mears announces run for School Superintendent Lifelong Holmes County resident Terry L. Mears has officially announced his i
Terry Mears announces run for School Superintendent
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Lifelong Holmes County resident Terry L. Mears has officially announced his intent to enter the 2016 race for Holmes County Superintendent of Schools. Lifelong Holmes County resident Terry L.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF taps grant for pedestrian, cyclist safetyTAMPA — White riderless bicycles and tiny wooden crosses mark where pedestrians
USF taps grant for pedestrian, cyclist safety
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
TAMPA — White riderless bicycles and tiny wooden crosses mark where pedestrians and bicyclists have lost their lives around the University of South Florida, and university police hope a new grant program will help stop the grim signs from... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Finding right kind of college prospects key to long-term successTAMPA — Want to make a rabid Florida Gator fan smile? It only takes two words.
Finding right kind of college prospects key to long-term success
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
TAMPA — Want to make a rabid Florida Gator fan smile? It only takes two words. Feleipe Franks. He’s a 6-foot-5, 220-pound quarterback from Crawfordville Wakulla High, a slinger who passed for 2,766 yards, 35 touchdowns and just two interceptions.... Read more
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Psych Central
Neuroimaging IDs Brain Areas Tied to Subgroups of SchizophreniaAn international team of researchers has linked specific symptoms of schizophre
Neuroimaging IDs Brain Areas Tied to Subgroups of Schizophrenia
Psych Central / Posted 8 days ago
An international team of researchers has linked specific symptoms of schizophrenia to different areas of the brain by using sophisticated brain-imaging techniques. Experts believe the finding could be a significant advance for the diagnosis and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High school softball 2016: Five players, teams to watchHigh school softball season begins Monday. A look at five of the area’s top tea
High school softball 2016: Five players, teams to watch
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
High school softball season begins Monday. A look at five of the area’s top teams and five of the top players. Atlantic Coast: The Stingrays went 24-6 last season and finished a game short of the state semifinals. The biggest change comes in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Piano lessons may stop mental declineLondon - Could playing the piano help to reduce the risk of mental decline in o
Piano lessons may stop mental decline
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
London - Could playing the piano help to reduce the risk of mental decline in older people? Researchers at the University of South Florida are testing this in a trial with 100 healthy men and women aged 60 to 80, who will be given 16 weekly piano... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Schizophrenia symptoms vary with different brain featuresWashington: In a breakthrough, scientists have linked the symptoms of schizophr
Schizophrenia symptoms vary with different brain features
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Washington: In a breakthrough, scientists have linked the symptoms of schizophrenia with the brain's anatomical features by using sophisticated brain-imaging techniques, a finding that may lead to new treatments for the disorder. By analysing the... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
The Week in Women's Football: CONCACAF awards; Ireland in CaliforniaThis week, we review the Republic of Ireland's Women's National Team tour to Ca
The Week in Women's Football: CONCACAF awards; Ireland in California
tribalfootball.com / Posted 8 days ago
This week, we review the Republic of Ireland's Women's National Team tour to California, for friendlies with the U.S. full and U-23 national teams. We also present the CONCACAF women's award winners for 2015. This week, the Republic of Ireland was... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Armwood, Middleton face similar academic hurdlesTAMPA — On a rainy Thursday afternoon, minutes before the end of the school day
Armwood, Middleton face similar academic hurdles
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
TAMPA — On a rainy Thursday afternoon, minutes before the end of the school day, a junior sat in Principal Kim Moore’s office at Middleton High School asking for help. He only has eight credits and needs 24 to graduate next year. He could earn a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
State of Florida recruiting classes trending upwardWith National Signing Day approaching Wednesday, the state of Florida’s recruit
State of Florida recruiting classes trending upward
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
With National Signing Day approaching Wednesday, the state of Florida’s recruiting haul is trending upward. The Florida State Seminoles will again have one of the nation’s top classes, maybe the best overall if the right (blue) chips fall. The... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Havana book fair offers glimpse into modern CubaTAMPA — With a population of 11 million living 90 miles from Florida and a lite
Havana book fair offers glimpse into modern Cuba
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
TAMPA — With a population of 11 million living 90 miles from Florida and a literacy rate of nearly 100 percent, Cuba is a market ripe with opportunity for American authors, publishers and book distributors now that relations between the two nations... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
USF men’s basketball team falls to Temple, 70-63So the undermanned University of South Florida men’s basketball team was denied
USF men’s basketball team falls to Temple, 70-63
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
So the undermanned University of South Florida men’s basketball team was denied in its attempt for the program’s first three-game conference winning streak since 2012. Down the stretch, the Temple Owls gave USF every opportunity, but the Bulls... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
How the Iowa caucuses on Monday will workOn Monday, the 2016 election really begins with the first caucuses in Iowa. Af
How the Iowa caucuses on Monday will work
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
On Monday, the 2016 election really begins with the first caucuses in Iowa. After all the months of polls, debates, campaigning and mudslinging, we will finally know what these candidates have wrought for themselves and for the nation. So what are... Read more
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International Business Times
Preservationists race to capture cultural monuments with 3D images In March 2001, the Taliban blew up the Bamiyan Buddhas in Afghanistan, two of t
Preservationists race to capture cultural monuments with 3D images
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
In March 2001, the Taliban blew up the Bamiyan Buddhas in Afghanistan, two of the tallest Buddha sculptures in the world. This horrific attack on an important and beautiful example of the patrimony of central Asia shocked the world. It also forever... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Watsonville native, Jairo Cervantes, rises from life-changing �mistake�The Watsonville native has felt like the �worst person in the world� but he�s a
Pajaronian Watsonville native, Jairo Cervantes, rises from life-changing �mistake�
Register Pajaronian / Posted 10 days ago
The Watsonville native has felt like the �worst person in the world� but he�s also felt like an inspiration. He�s felt the weight of criminal scrutiny but he�s also felt the heart pounding joy of redemption. Through all of those ups and downs the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Donor backs away from some parts of lawsuit against MOSITAMPA — The Museum of Science and Industry has asked a judge to delay action on
Donor backs away from some parts of lawsuit against MOSI
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
TAMPA — The Museum of Science and Industry has asked a judge to delay action on a lawsuit filed by a wealthy donor who claims the museum is reneging on an agreement to honor his dead wife’s memory. Museum lawyers filed a motion Thursday to stay,... Read more
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ESPN FC
Javier Hernandez and Carli Lloyd voted CONCACAF Players of the YearChicharito Hernandez helped Mexico to Gold Cup glory last summer. Mexico strik
Javier Hernandez and Carli Lloyd voted CONCACAF Players of the Year
ESPN FC / Posted 11 days ago
Chicharito Hernandez helped Mexico to Gold Cup glory last summer. Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and United States midfielder Carli Lloyd have been named the 2015 CONCACAF male and female Players of the Year, the governing body has... Read more
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