Floridians to get $42 million in health insurance refunds

More than 981,000 Floridians will get an average refund of $65 from their health insurers this summer because of the Affordable Care Act, federal officials announced today. The law's so-call …


State orders investigation of St. Petersburg school for possible FCAT cheating

The state Department of Education has ordered Pinellas County school officials to investigate possible cheating on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test at an elementary magnet school in St. P …


    Rays manager Joe Maddon is sticking with his plan of having the pitcher bat eighth, sliding Alex Cobb into that spot and RF Kevin Kiermaier into the ninth position.

    For starters, Rays at Cardinals, seeking another sweep

    UPDATE, 6:11: Maddon said RHP Jeremy Hellickson will rejoin the rotation on Saturday, with RHP Chris Archer making his next start on Sunday. ... The Rays will have to make a roster move to accomodate Hellickson's return, with LHP Erik Bedard seemingly most likely to go. ... With a win tonight the Rays would have their first undefeated multi-city road trip in team history....


    Jeb Bush's new 'act of love' - Send the border kids home

    Jeb Bush, who has declined to a weigh in on the border situation, breaks his silence in an op/ed in the Wall Street Journal. Bush is still enduring heat for saying that many people who come to the U.S. illegally do so as "an act of love." His new remarks sound a lot tougher and he urges Congress to act on broader reform before President Obama does alone. Some excerpts:...


    A Tampa institution.

    Marco Rubio on the J.C. Newman cigar factory in Tampa's Ybor City

    Remember this from the other day? Here's what Rubio had in this morning's paper:...