| 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...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 3:47 PM
I'm a safe driver; too safe, if you ask my wife. There's only one thing that's ever caused me to slam my brakes: red-light cameras.
Connecticut legislators have proposed three bills legalizing the use of cameras at traffic lights in larger cities and...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 10:32 PM
1. Keith Harrington, 5-8, 175, St. Petersburg Northeast: It was a little surprising that Harrington, the running backs MVP, did not get invited to Nike's "The Opening" because all he did was get open. Several were up for the challenge of covering...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Deputies arrested two men, both from Holiday, on Saturday and charged them with exposing their junk, the Tampa Bay Times in St. Petersburg reports.
Authorities said the two dudes exhibited their handiwork in a number of places.
Marcus Alan Harris, 30,...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:03 AM
Gary Alan Pockrandt called 911 twice to allegedly complain to dispatchers that his cellphone wasn't working. Then, a few hours later, the 51-year-old St. Petersburg man called dispatchers again and reportedly told them he was upset because his drug dealer...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Betsy Lou Moseley, age 77, of Belle Fourche, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013 in St. Petersburg, FL.
A memorial service will be held 1pm Tuesday, May 21st, 2013 at the First Baptist Church in Belle Fourche, with Pastor Tim Smith officiating....
| 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...
| May 21, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Barry Levinson has come on board to direct an untitled love story, set in Shanghai and Leningrad, with Shanghai Film Group financing and Mike Medavoy, Rafaella De Laurentiis and Edward McGurn producing.
Production will start in February in Shanghai...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:19 AM
UCF received a commitment from St. Petersburg Gibbs athlete Maurice Hall over the weekend after the 6-foot-1, 185-pound junior took an unofficial visit to the Orlando campus.
If things go as planned, Hall will eventually join his fellow Pinellas County...
| 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 12, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Reba L. Souders, 86, of South Potomac Street, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Holly Place in Hagerstown.
Born Nov. 14, 1926, in Keezletown, Va., she was the daughter of the late James G. and Ola V. (Line) Davis.
She was a...