| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:09 PM
TALLAHASSEE — As thousands of coastal residents worry about higher flood-insurance rates, an effort to attract more private insurers to offer flood coverage in Florida may be headed back to the Senate committee drawing board.
After concerns were...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:06 PM
The disappearance of a University of Florida student that gained national attention 25 years ago has once again put Tiffany Sessions in the spotlight: Authorities will officially announce Thursday that they have a prime suspect in her case.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:51 AM
February is Mardi Gras time, so wear your beads to the First Friday Art Walk in the historic Eau Gallie Arts District area of Melbourne. The street party, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 7, has a Mardi Gras theme with jazz, food, drinks and more. Check out the latest...
| Feb 2, 2014
In the mid-19th century, a Frenchman described the reconstruction of St. Petersburg's monumental Winter Palace after a fire. To meet the czar's deadline during a bitterly cold winter, the "unprecedented efforts" included heating the structure's interior...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 3:36 PM
South Florida veterans whose disability claims have been lingering for at least four months will be getting a special offer from the Department of Veterans Affairs: a free attorney.
The regional VA office in St. Petersburg is one of two claims centers...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Broward and Palm Beach counties rule the state rankings in Class 7A and 5A in boys basketball.
The latest Florida Association of Basketball Coaches-Source Hoops boys state polls were released Tuesday, and Broward and Palm boast four of the top six teams...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Valery Gergiev is the major conductor today for whom the most superlatives apply.
He is commonly hailed as Russia's greatest living conductor. As the general and artistic director of the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg — which includes Russia'...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:00 AM
I don't speak a word of Russian. But I've come to believe some sort of strange symbiosis exists between the language of Tolstoy and the language of Shakespeare.
Russia gave birth to that master of English-language prose named Vladimir Nabokov. Half a...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Vero Beach Tournament
Tampa Chamberlain 60
Buzz: B.J. Taylor scored 41 points and dished out 6 assists for the Braves (8-6). Jeremy Bouton added 16 points.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:57 AM
MOSCOW -- Investigators began closing criminal cases against 28 Greenpeace activists and two freelance journalists Tuesday as part of an amnesty viewed by many as an effort by President Vladimir Putin to polish Russia’s image before hosting the...
| Dec 24, 2013
TUESDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| M. bask. || Rider@Villanova (T) || FS12 ||
|| Southern@Baylor (T) || FCS3 ||
|| 1982 NCAA final: UNC vs G'town (T) || MASN4 ||
|| 1993 NCAA final: UNC vs. Mich. (T) || MASN7 ||
|| 1984 NCAA semi:...