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Wednesday, April 4, 2001
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Exceptional offense and strong pitching give the Rays their first home-opening win, 8-1 over Toronto, in front of 41,546. Story
Duval's troubles on, off course weighty
He slimmed down but also shed a sponsor and his status as a contender. Story
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Channelside alters leasing course
The Tampa retail complex has few tenants months after it was to compete with Centro Ybor. Now it has a new national leasing agent. Story
Market can't shake earnings gloom
The Dow falls nearly 300 points, inching closer to bear territory, as investors project poor results. Story
Napster's pleas hit Congress
Although a hoped-for army of support was a few soldiers shy of its goal, the online service lobbies lawmakers. Story
Dressed for success
A little salt, a little pepper, a little dry? If that describes the boneless, skinless chicken breasts you cook, try outfitting them in quick, flavorful sauces. Story
  • 'Bush!' reaching for satire
  • Seize the day
  • Flash
    Standoff strains relations
    • POWELL EXPRESSES REGRETS: But U.S. still refuses to apologize. AP updates
    • U.S. OPTIONS: Diplomatic, economic and military replies are possible as the standoff drags on.
    • MIXED PROGRESS: A U.S. official visits crew members, but is denied access to the plane. Story
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  • Bush Challenges Allies to Defend Turkey
  • Iraq Approves U-2 Surveillance Flights
  • NASA IDs Debris As Part of Left Wing
  • Ill. Islamic Charity Leader Pleads Guilty
  • Energy Costs Soar With Cold, Iraq Threat
  • Dow Closes Up 56, Nasdaq Gains 14
  • Penguins Trade Kovalev Back to Rangers
    College's new head praised as right fit
    Colleagues say Donald R. Eastman's fundraising record and pro-faculty stance will benefit Eckerd College. Story
    Strawberry used drugs on spree
    A friend told police that the former baseball star phoned and said he had been taken to Orlando against his will. Story
    'I thought that they would help him'
    The widow of a man shot to death by police questions her decision to call them and the tactics they used. Story
    CENSUS 2000
    Beach towns younger but still very white
    One real estate agent speculates that the high cost of living may be keeping minorities away from the beaches. Story
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    Senate relaxing stand on tax cuts
    The House presses hard for cuts as political realities set in before final budget talks. Story
    Racial profiling bill splits legislators
    A House committee rejects a plan to form a task force to study traffic stops based on race and instead backs a plan pushed by sheriffs, angering black lawmakers. Story
    Howard Troxler: Government in secret needs a swift kick
    Robert Trigaux: The executive compensation gods must be crazy
    Hubert Mizell: Thirty-four years of Masters memories
    Darrell Fry: Fans lost hope, but Rays find it
    Bill Maxwell: Flavor of the South in its past and present
    Survivor testifies about fatal accident
    The defendant faces a sentence ranging from 34 years to life if convicted of DUI-manslaughter and DUI causing serious bodily harm. Story
    Police: Man swung pickax at officer
    But he missed, slicing through the patrol car door. His brother says the West Palm Beach man has a history of mental illness. Story
    Pasco projects pass first hurdle
    The House budget includes many local social service initiatives, but it's too early to tell which will survive. Story


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