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Manafort indicted; ex-Trump aide pleads in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russians, special counsel Robert Mueller said Monday, whi …

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Florida governor seeks money to speed up dike construction

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  1. Restaurant review: Byblos Cafe has busted out of its mold with a broader Mediterranean menu, and that's good

    Food & Dining

    TAMPA

    Seldom have I paid such close attention to a restaurant closure, remodeling and reopening. Byblos Cafe began a major renovation last year, keeping the restaurant open as long as possible during the summer with some nifty temporary walls to shield diners from the mess. After Hurricane Irma they closed to do …

  2. From the food editor: Recipe for warm, cozy Pita Ribollita soup

    Cooking

    When I first made this soup, Florida was in the grips of a cold weather snap, the likes of which rarely happens in this part of the state. We're talking a whole week of lows in the 30s. The 30s!

  3. Coming-of-age love story 'Call Me By Your Name' is a rare treasure

    Movies

    Another young man's summer he'll never forget is the core of Call Me By Your Name, a movie to likewise treasure. Luca Guadagnino's coming out-of-age drama is a rare exception to familiar romantic rules.

  4. Some fear Spa Beach billowing net sculpture could catch birds and storms

    Local Government

    ST. PETERSBURG — International artist Janet Echelman may have fulfilled her $75,000 feasibility contract with the city and previewed her billowing, parasol-inspired sculpture for Spa Beach, but for some, key questions remain unanswered about the $3 million piece.

  5. Drone sightings sparking increasing concern locally

    Public Safety

    TAMPA — Shortly before Christmas, Hillsborough County Sheriff's pilot Jason Doyle was flying a department helicopter over east Hillsborough when he saw the lights of a drone.

  6. Thanks to Hurricane Irma, you need a boat to get to Shell Key again

    Water

    AT THE SHELL KEY PRESERVE — From a boat puttering along in the water, the sandy beach seems to go on and on. Then, abruptly, it ends at a mass of tangled, overturned mangroves where a great blue heron sits on an exposed root.

  7. Review: Truth and lies are the focus of 'The Assassination of Gianni Versace'

    The Feed

    Maybe Jack Nicholson was wrong. We can handle the truth.

  8. Bill to ban orca breeding filed in House faces pushback from SeaWorld

    Wildlife

    A bill that would outlaw the breeding and performing of killer whales in Florida has cleared the initial hurdle that kept it off the table last year: getting a lawmaker to file it in the first place.

  9. Vultures drawn by fish killed during cold snap pose hazard for MacDill flights

    Macdill

    TAMPA — The recent cold snap has been more than just an inconvenience for Floridians. It's been tough on fish and potentially hazardous to flights at MacDill Air Force Base.

  10. Shrine Game journal: Homecoming for Utah OL Salesi Uhatafe; Quinton Flowers works on snaps

    College

    ST. PETERSBURG — Salesi Uhatafe is back in his hometown, and though he moved to Texas when he was still a baby, it's very much a homecoming as the former Utah offensive lineman plays in Saturday's East-West Shrine Game at Tropicana Field.

Unless Jameis Winston can practice more, Bucs may consider sitting him against Saints

The Bucs are considering sitting quarterback Jameis Winston for Sunday’s game at New Orleans unless he is able to practice more this week, although no determination has been reached....

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Andrei Vasilevskiy returns to the net tonight riding a career-best eight-game win streak.

Lightning looks for elusive road W vs. Panthers

The Lightning (9-2-1) return to a building that has haunted them in recent years – the BB&T Center, where they have lost their past five games. Included was a 5-4 loss to the Panthers (4-5-1) during the second game of the season....

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Sarah Gadon as Grace Marks in Alias Grace.

Review: 'Alias Grace' a spellbinding tale of true crime and quiltmaking

Grace Marks would rather be a murderess than a murderer, if given the choice between the two....

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