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updated Tue. May 30, 2017

WASHINGTON, Kans. (FOX 13) - A photo of a Memorial Day sign outside a restaurant in Washington, Kansas, has gone viral thanks to its simple and moving message.
After a marathon game on Sunday and needing bullpen depth, the Tampa Bay Rays have promoted one of their top pitching prospects in Jose De Leon.
The removal of Confederate flags and monuments across the country has reignited local debate about the name of an elementary school in Tampa Heights that honors Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Hillsborough County School Board Member Tamara ...
In Hillsborough County, hundreds of bikers with the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Defenders of law enforcement Motorcycle Club readied for the ride to Bushnell.
Former USF quarterback Steven Bench was arrested in Tampa early Monday morning on burglary and criminal-mischief charges. 29.
The Humane Society of Tampa Bay is one of the organizations chosen to benefit from a $5,000 grant to cover adoption fees. The goal is to make sure cats and kittens are placed in loving forever homes.
Fire investigators discovered the body of Tenecia Renee Brannon, 28, in the rubble of one of the units at the Park at Monument Terrace complex on Normandy Place, according to the Temple Terrace Fire Department.
based Asure Software acquired Tampa's Compass HRM Inc. late last week for $6 million. Compass focuses on HR and payroll.
Coastal areas across Tampa Bay are expected to main relatively dry on Tuesday, with just a 20 percent chance of an isolated shower, Gilmore said.
Even the busiest malls in Tampa, like Westshore Plaza and International Plaza, were mostly quiet on Memorial Day, which historically has been a boon for retailers who offer some serious seasonal sales over the long weekend.
Venice, Fla. (WFLA) - The death of Gregg Allman is a huge loss for the music world. He was a legendary rocker and co-founder of the Allman Brothers Band.
"First of all, I love bingo,'' said Hernandez, 90, explaining why she has been a regular at West Tampa Memorial American Legion Post 248 for 30 years.
Tampa - The music was just as loud and the fans danced just as hard, but the second day of the Sunset Music Festival at Raymond James Stadium was calmer than the first in one respect: medical emergencies.
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - The Tampa Bay lightning will host the NHL All-Star weekend in 2018. The All-Star game at Amalie Arena is tentatively scheduled for January 28, 2018.
OCALA, Fla. (WFLA) - Sheriff's deputies in Marion County say the body of a teenager from Tampa was recovered from a quarry in Ocala this weekend.
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - police are investigating an early morning shooting in Tampa that left two people seriously injured.
Hillsborough County, Fla. (WFLA) - Several members of a Tampa family were sent to the hospital after a single-vehicle crash on I-4 Sunday.
"Tampa really has, I think by every measure, turned the page in its book and started a new chapter," says Mayor Bob Buckhorn, touting an economic revival and multibillion dollar plans to re-energize his community's downtown core.
Madsen, a 37-year-old former music professor at the University of Tampa, pleaded guilty to the charges in February. Authorities say Madsen responded to a fake online ad for prostitution services.
And since I joined the Tampa Bay lightning, we made the playoffs three years in a row. The only way was to assign me during the World Championship was if we had been eliminated [from the NHL playoffs].
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - The Florida Department of Transportation is responding to a crash on I-275 in Tampa. All northbound lanes are blocked at Exit 48 Sligh Ave.
Tampa Bay Margarita Festival: The Barenaked Ladies will headline this festival with opener Cowboy Mouth. Enjoy more than 50 varieties of margarita drinks including a Sriracha strawberry, a bacon rita and even a jalapeno Cabo rita.
Tampa, Fla. (AP) - The owner of an auto body shop in Florida has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a former employee.
LARGO, Fla. (WFLA) - People in the Tampa Bay area have reached out to News Channel 8 for ways to help a Korean war vet who lost $1,000 after a man snatched the money from his pocket.
Artist Nathan Sawaya's use of ordinary Legos to replicate famous works, such as Girl With a Pearl Earring by Vermeer and Rodin's The Thinker, has been drawing huge crowds and rave reviews around the world since 2007.
Through the next phase of its master plan, the Tampa airport is getting deeper into the real estate development business. It's a trend that airports and ports, like Port Tampa Bay, have been exploring for years. By developing and leasing out desirable ...
Tampa Bay's business scene might best be described as fluid. Lots of people come and lots of people go. Some stay long enough to make a significant impression - usually a good one, but not always.
The NFL won't make its demands public, a spokesman told the Tampa Bay Times. The organization in charge of submitting Tampa's bid won't, either. But according to past reports, the list is quite extensive. Rent-free use of the stadium, 35,000-plus ...
The electronic dance music festival takes place on three stages adjacent to Raymond James Stadium. The festival runs from 3 pm to midnight on Saturday and ...
Hillsborough County deputies are asking for the public's help locating a missing 70-year-old, endangered Tampa woman.
Tampa, Fla. - Memorial Day weekend is upon us and throughout the weekend, events and ceremonies will be held to honor those who died in active military ...
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - Even after days of heavy rainfall, the water department says Tampa residents must still follow tight water restrictions.
A Tampa family in the middle of building their dream home literally ran into a road block. After doing some digging the homeowner found the problem lies with ...
Authorities search a vehicle late Sunday in Key Largo after arresting Brandon Russell of Tampa, who is not pictured. Russell faces federal explosives charges after Tampa police investigating a double homicide found bomb materials in his Tampa Palms ...
The 4-year-old Boxer mix was undergoing cancer treatments when she slipped away from BluePearl Veterinary Partners hospital in Tampa on May 17, sparking a nearly weeklong search. On Tuesday night, she was found huddled underneath a car at a car ...
NFL owners on Tuesday voted to move Super Bowl LV to Tampa, which finished second to Los Angeles during the original bid process in May 2016.
Days after it was revealed that the opening of the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers' joint stadium would be delayed by a year, league owners voted unanimously Tuesday to relocate the site of Super Bowl LV in 2021 from L.A.
Those steps were announced just as weather forecasts point to the first signs of relief from the severe drought conditions, with rainfall expected to arrive in Tampa Bay today. "We're getting some rain this week, but we don't know what this looks like ...
The controversial plan to add express toll lanes on bay area roads is back on the table but this time under a new name. TBX is now Tampa Bay Next and the ...
Under a new water shortage order, lawn watering allowance has been reduced to once-per-week, and only during specific hours.
Tampa, Fla. (WFLA) - It's been more than a year since workers began rebuilding the Watrous Canal in the Westshore area of Tampa to prevent flooding, and neighbors are now wondering when the $3.2 million project that you paid for is going to end.
law enforcement around the world, including agencies in Tampa Bay, are on alert following the deadly terror attack at an Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester, ...
British-born Tampa residents mourn latest attack in England.
A White House budget proposal may mean the end for all Amtrak rides in Florida. It's all aboard at Tampa Union Station, but the question is for how much longer.
The document recounts details of what authorities say happened Friday, when Arthurs is alleged to have entered the Green Planet Smoke Shop in New Tampa and held several people at gunpoint. police arrived and convinced Arthurs to surrender, authorities ...
Tampa, Fla. - Heavy rain, strong winds and localized flooding will affect much of the Tampa Bay area on Wednesday. Strong winds will impact the first half of the day and heavy rain will impact the evening commute.
Tampa (FOX 13) - The long-awaited Sprouts farmers market opens in South Tampa Wednesday, bringing competition to nearby stores Publix and Fresh Market.
It's about a two-mile boat ride from a national park to the edge of a coral reef in Cuba. The team from Tampa and Havana will use PVC pipes to make what they call coral nursery trees.





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