| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:33 PM
With early voting beginning across Florida this weekend, Political Pulse gives you….The Most Important State Races in Florida™. Senate District 34 – The most important Senate race is an obvious call: This battle between two incumbents,...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
IndyCar 2013 schedule on NBC Sports Network and ABC begins with the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Sunday, March 24. The IZOD IndyCar Series starts the engines on the 2013 season at the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg in Florida on Sunday, March...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:45 AM
On Monday evening, when the St. Petersburg Fire Department arrived to respond to an electrical fire inside a house, they found flames shooting from the home from fire in a locked bedroom and the attic, according to a news release from the St. Petersburg...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:33 AM
A new exhibition at the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia is causing diplomatic friction between Germany and Russia. "The Bronze Age of Europe: Europe Without Borders" features some German works of art that were looted by Russian soldiers at...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Orestes De La Paz's exhibit at the Frost Art Museum in Miami in May recalled Chuck Palahniuk's novel and film Fight Club, in which lead character Tyler Durden's principal income source was making upscale soap using discarded liposuctioned fat fetched from...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:53 AM
This Doomsday prepper is headed for some real serious bunker time after a federal judge sentenced him to eight years in prison on Tuesday, reports the Tampa Bay Times in St. Petersburg.
Convicted felon Jason Deon Thomas, 31, the owner of JT's The...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
What does the cutting-edge, digital 3-D world of James Cameron have in common with the centuries-old Mariinsky Ballet in St. Petersburg, Russia?
For the last few years the venerated ballet company, which dates back to the 18th century, has been...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Appearing with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra eight years ago, 23-year-old Alisa Weilerstein was a playfully kittenish cello soloist in Tchaikovsky's "Rococo" Variations. I wrote then that when she matures, look out.
I can take no credit for...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Christopher McGurran, 30, of St. Petersburg claimed the $50 million Powerball jackpot from the Dec. 26 drawing.
McGurran will receive a one-time, lump-sum payment of $32,446,463.
The Quick Pick ticket was purchased at Sweetbay, located at 2139...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:46 AM
An 18-year-old St. Petersburg teen accidentally shot himself in the head while showing his friends how he protected himself against a misfire, reports The Tampa Bay Times in St. Petersburg.
The .38-caliber revolver went off as held the gun to his head...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 11:30 AM
On an ocean cruise, every port is an invitation to adventure – a whirlwind romance with a new destination that just might turn out to be your favorite place on earth. But not all stops are created equal. Some cruise ports can make an amazing first...