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5 Apps to Help You Stay Safe During a Hurricane

Find cheap gas, connect with nearby residents, and get the fastest alerts for impending danger in your area using these apps.

Tech
Stand-Up Paddleboarders Cross the Atlant...

More than $630,000 was raised at the 2021 Crossing for Cystic Fibrosis challenge.

National News
Live Updates: 12-Story Condo Collapses i...

A 12-story condo complex in Miami, Florida, collapsed early Thursday morning, say authorities. Search and rescue crews are combing through the rubble and debris in search of survivors. At least 4 people have died, with 159 others unaccounted for.

National News
Your Guide to the 2021 Outdoors Bassmaster Classic

The 2021 Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic is this weekend. We've put together this handy guide for everything you need to know about the big event!

Events
Guerrero Powers Toronto Blue Jays' Retur...

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. keyed a career-best four-hit outing with his major league-leading 17th home run and the Toronto Blue Jays celebrated the return to their temporary Buffalo home with a 5-1 win ove

National News
Buccaneers' Kyle Trask Isn't Far Behind ...

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are set under center at the present moment with Tom Brady, but they may be in good hands in the future too if head coach Bruce

News
Tampa Bay Lightning beat Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 to take 2-0 seri...

Alex Killorn and Anthony Cirelli scored while Andrei Vasilevskiy was strong in net once again as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes.

News
FL: Hillsborough transportation tax deba...

Poll results are shaping public debate over how to spend the proceeds of a proposed transportation referendum if voters authorize the penny-on-the-dollar sales tax in 2022.

News
Vasilevskiy, Tampa Bay top Carolina 2-1 ...

Alex Killorn and Anthony Cirelli scored while Vasilevskiy carried a shutout into the final minutes, helping the Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Tuesday night for a 2-0 lead in their second-round series.

Lifestyle
FDLE Tampa agent injured during shooting in Kissimmee, officials ...

According to officials with the Kissimmee Police Department, at approximately 2:59 p.m., the Kissimmee Police Department responded to 2250 North Hoagland Avenue in reference to a shooting.

Local News
10 Things to Do Along the Great Miami Ri...

What’s a road trip without good food and drinks? The Great Miami Riverway offers dozens of options for everyone in the family. Eat, drink, and check off your Riverway Summer Challenge list at some favorites along the trail in Tipp City, Miamisburg ...

National News
Alek Manoah, Jays aim for two-game sweep...

Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Alek Manoah, an impressive winner in his major league debut at Yankee Stadium, will try to sustain that success Wednesday night against the visiting Miami Marlins in Buffalo.

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State Articles
Florida Gov. DeSantis signs transgender ...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a transgender sports ban Tuesday, amid the start of Pride Month and a state's agricultural commissioner's filing to unseat him.

Local News
Florida joins states banning transgender girls from girls sports

Around 100 bills have been introduced in more than 20 states this year that would limit transgender rights. Transgender advocates have called on businesses to boycott states that pass such laws.

Things To Do
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki F...

After a surprise 2018 win that made her a leading Democratic voice in Florida and a pandemic spent as Gov. Ron DeSantis’ chief antagonist, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried announced Tuesday she will try to unseat the governor in 2022.

Local News
Florida man accused of killing iguana wa...

A Florida man accused of killing an iguana last year wanted a charge of animal cruelty dismissed on the basis of the state's "stand your ground" law.

Travel
Blo Blow Dry Bar Accelerates Florida Development with Announcemen...

Blo Blow Dry Bar, North America's original blow dry bar and the world's largest blow dry bar franchise, announced today the signing of a six-unit franchise agreement to expand its brand in the northern Florida area.

Lifestyle
WATCH: Raw Footage of Florida Fisherman ...

While tarpon fishing near the everglades, this Florida resident somehow kept his wits about him as he captured his own narrow escape from an alligator attack.

National News
From Joe Exotic’s Trial To Ted Bundy’s M...

Picture the state of Florida and all it has to offer —the gorgeous beaches, the near-constant sunshine, the family fun magic of Walt Disney World … the bizarre and jaw-dropping crimes?

Local Culture
NFL Week 9 Wrap-Up: Wilson Regresses and Tom Brady Chokes

Here's our recap of everything that happened in Week 9 of the NFL.

Sports
NFL Week 7 Wrap-Up: Undefeated Steelers ...

With Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season finished, we see dominance in veterans like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, and Big Ben, and franchises crumble.

Sports
Things Are Heating Up on 'The Bacheloret...

On this week's "Bachelorette" episode, Clare explores the bachelors' love languages, and things get a little steamy!

TV
NFL Week 6 Wrap-Up: The NFC (L)East

With Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season finished, the NFC East is atrocious, the Titans are special, and Rodgers needed a wake-up call.

Sports
Run One of These 3 Holiday-Themed Virtua...

Work off those quarantine pounds while still having fun—by participating in one of these holiday virtual races.

Wellness
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National Articles
The Cleveland Indians Will Now Be Known ...

It's the end of an era—the Cleveland Indians will be no more ... the name, that is. At the end of the 2021 season, they will assume their new namesake, the Cleveland Guardians.

Sports
2 Brand-New 'Harry Potter' Virtual Reali...

Get your wands ready! You are about to experience, MAGIC!!

Gaming
'Lupin' Season 2 Review: 'Aladdin' Meets 'Bond' Meets 'Sherlock H...

A review of season 2 of Netflix's "Lupin," a French mystery drama of good, old-fashioned deception: disguises, secret maps, codes, and classic misdirection are all ingredients in the recipe that continues to charm and entertain us.

TV
Popeyes Is Introducing Something New ......

The nuggets are set to launch nationwide on July 27, 2021.

Products & Promotions
7-Eleven Offering Free Slurpees for the ...

7-Eleven will be offering free slurpees for the entire month of July if you have a coupon, which can be redeemed on any day of the month. People can use their coupon and get a free slurpee whichever day of July they choose.

Products & Promotions
‘Last of Us’ HBO Series Casts ‘Mindhunter’ Alum Anna Torv

The Last of Us” series at HBO has cast Anna Torv in a recurring guest star role. Torv joins previously announced series leads Pedro Pascal and Bella Ramsey as well as cast members

TV
UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw...

Explosive bantamweight contenders will headline the UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw card on Saturday as second-ranked Cory Sandhagen takes on former two-time champion T.J. Dillashaw. The main UFC fight card is set for 7 p.

Sports
8 Mind-Boggling Examples of the Mandela ...

The Mandela Effect is a phenomenon where we can vividly remember these moments and instances being a certain way, but in reality, we were completely wrong. Now, there are plenty of instances of the Mandela Effect, but we've managed to narrow our list down to eight mind-bending examples that have us doubting ourselves and reality.

Local Culture
Flags to Be Placed on the National Mall in Memory of Coronavirus ...

The exhibit will be open to the public from September 17, 2021 to October 3, 2021.

National News
In the Aftermath of the Boulder Shooting...

This controversial gun control policy is likely to invite further debate.

National News
Smithsonian's 'Museum Day' Returns on Se...

"Experience America" through over 1,000 participating museums.

National News
Top 5 Songs Released This Week, July 11–18

It's our weekly music review where we review five new songs released this past week. Let us know what you think of our music review!

Music
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