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  1. Editorial: Hillsborough's Confederate monument should be removed

    06.19 / 21:15 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    The Confederate monument has been outside the old Hillsborough County Courthouse for decades, but it's time for it to go. Hillsborough County commissioners, who will discuss the issue Wednesday, should ignore revisionist history and recognize that a symbol of racial division and discrimination has no place in the public square — certainly…
  2. Editorial: State preserves natural treasure by buying Blue Springs

    06.19 / 20:19 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    By voting to purchase Blue Springs Park in Gilchrist County, the governor and Cabinet have preserved another small slice of natural Florida. The 407-acre park has been privately owned and meticulously protected from the development, overuse and pollution that has befallen many Florida springs. Now it will be up to the state to be equally good…
  3. Amidst controversy, Florida Blueberry Festival won't return to Brooksville

    06.19 / 20:19 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    BROOKSVILLE — The Florida Blueberry Festival will not return to Brooksville, and the controversial lease that the festival had forged with the City Council will not be…
  4. Lightning's Brian Bradley shows an expansion pick can have a long-term impact on a franchise

    06.19 / 20:19 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    WESLEY CHAPEL — There will be 30 players selected by Vegas in Wednesday's NHL expansion draft, including one from the…
  5. Strategic Property Partners seeks to demolish part of Channelside Bay Plaza

    06.19 / 19:21 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    TAMPA — A section of Channelside Bay Plaza could be razed sooner rather than later to make way for future renovations and give visitors a better view of the city's…
  6. Researchers: Coconut oil may not be as healthy as you think

    06.19 / 19:21 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Sorry world, but coconut oil may not be so healthy after…
  7. The truth about golf's longing for the next Tiger Woods

    06.19 / 19:21 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Want proof that interest in pro golf is waning? Check out last weekend's U.S.…
  8. Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

    06.19 / 18:15 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    George McPhee might as well be The Godfather of the NHL during the Vegas Golden Knights' three-day expansion draft…
  9. Coroner: Cocaine, heroin and ecstasy found in Carrie Fisher's system

    06.19 / 17:10 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    LOS ANGELES — Carrie Fisher's autopsy report shows the actress had cocaine in her system when she fell ill on a plane last year, but investigators could not determine what impact the cocaine and other drugs found in her system had on her…
  10. News at noon: Cuba rejects new U.S. policy; sentencing today in St. Petersburg murder; two brewing tropical systems thre

    06.19 / 16:13 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Here are the latest headlines and updates on…
  11. Review: Gulfport's Habana Cafe a Cuban staple after 20 years

    06.19 / 16:13 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Habana Cafe in Gulfport has gained a real following since it opened two decades ago, when "Habana" and "boliche" were foreign words in more ways than…
  12. How do you pronounce Amalie Arena? Hint: you're doing it wrong

    06.19 / 16:13 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Amalie Arena wants to get something out of the…
  13. Tampa Yankees hope to raise awareness of modern-day 'League of Their Own'

    06.19 / 15:16 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    More than 60 years ago, Sue Zipay took to the field as a member of the Rockford Peaches, a trailblazing women's baseball team in the All American Girls Professional Baseball…
  14. Man arrested in Paris attack on police vehicle

    06.19 / 15:16 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    PARIS — The French national gendarmerie service says the driver of a car that rammed a law enforcement vehicle on Monday has been…
  15. YouTube announces plan 'to fight online terror,' including making incendiary videos difficult to find

    06.19 / 13:21 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    YouTube has long struggled with the conundrum of how to police videos that advocate hateful ideologies but don't specifically encourage acts of…
  16. Japan investigates delay in reporting fatal U.S. Navy ship collision

    06.19 / 13:21 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    TOKYO — Japan's coast guard is investigating why it took nearly an hour for a deadly collision between a U.S. Navy destroyer and a container ship to be…
  17. Video: Wandering bear pays visit to Florida deputy

    06.19 / 12:17 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    A typical service call resulted in quite the hairy visit for a Marion County deputy over the…
  18. PolitiFact Florida: Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum overstates campaign donors

    06.19 / 10:05 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    The Democrat vying for governor counted several more than…
  19. Some cookbooks are turning to illustrations instead of food photos to convey their recipes

    06.19 / 10:05 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Illustrations have a way of bringing cookbooks to life, conveying recipes in a way that photographs may not while adding a few dashes of…
  20. What you need to know for Monday, June 19

    06.19 / 09:06 tampabay.com Tampabay.com-Top News
    Keeping an eye on tropical wave nearing the Gulf, PolitiFact checks Tallahassee mayor's donor claims, Channelside's amazing Lego…