Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Joe Biden in Tampa says it’s not a time to joke: ‘We’re in the battle for the soul of America’
OCTAVIO JONES   |   Times Former Vice-President Joe Biden gives a speech to a packed gymnasium while Florida Gubernatorial Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum, left, and U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson looks on during the Florida Democratic Party rally held at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida on Monday, October 22, 2018.
TAMPA — As vice president, Joe Biden leaned in to the goofy "Uncle Joe" caricature of memes and satirical news stories. He wore aviators for the cameras while eating ice cream, and pointed and grinned behind President Barack Obama during...
Ex-Bloomingdale High School teacher Mark Ackett, 50, accused last month of secretly recording a student as she undressed in a school changing room, faces new charges after deputies said they found an additional 267 videos and images of girls in his digital devices and accounts, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. [HCSO]
Bloomingdale video voyeur teacher: 353 new charges, $2 million bail
It's been a year since Jim McElwain made the death-threat comments that made the Georgia game his last as the Florida Gators' coach.  (MONICA HERNDON  |  Times)
Florida Gators reflect on the weirdness of Jim McElwain’s exit, one year later
Pumpkins arrived earlier this month at Clearview United Methodist Church in St. Petersburg. The church has featured an annual pumpkin patch for the last 20 years. (MARTHA ASENCIO RHINE   |   Times)
Which candy will Floridians buy the most this Halloween?
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