May 24, 2001
||Smoke floats in from fiery origin
[Times photo: Carlton Ward Jr.]
The gray cloud, from 150 miles to the north, blankets the bay region, leading many residents to think flames were nearby.
Two Tampa men charged in multimillion-dollar fraud
Authorities says the men's boiler room operation brought them $17-million.
Ex-girlfriend was murder suspect's target
Investigators detail the killing of a Clearwater man. A search continues for the suspect, deemed dangerous.
A day of waiting, worrying
At 7:45 a.m., Paul Trexler arrives at Bayfront Medical Center to have a brain tumor removed. Nearly 11 hours later, his wife learns his fate.
United Way merger nearer
The board of the Hillsborough agency agrees. Now it's Pinellas' turn to decide.
Dealerships brace for Ford tire recall
Ford dealers scramble to line up tire supplies -- and extra help -- to replace Firestone tires.
Luck, jackpot grows in second lotto win
TALLAHASSEE -- Eddie Lee Mungin won $67 two weeks ago playing the Florida Lottery.
Scientology is a key player in marijuana case
The defense is bringing the church into the case, saying that the arrest was tied to the church's relentless surveillance of a critic, the defendant.
Tampa Bay briefs
Balky car gets official -- and garage -- in a jam
Despite risk, area pastors say duty is to help troubled
The Clearwater shooting that left one man dead and a church family devastated Tuesday has some area pastors thinking about their own youth evangelism programs and the potential risks of luring troubled teens into the sanctuary.
South Pinellas headlines
Pastors clash over rights
Veterans hope 'Pearl Harbor' brings new focus to attack
North Pinellas headlines
Blaze consumes hotel on beach
Dunedin woman chooses alternative to angioplasty
Teacher in video chooses to retire
Man in hospital after his leg is shot
Officials prepare for the big one
School to lose caring heart
Electronic balloting wins votes
Punishment for students should fit the offense
Pinellas wins battle of rival counties
Laura Lou Kunnen, 68, '50s tennis icon
Illness, death no match for dream
Phony tickets lead to officer's arrest, charges
Work on garage cuts Ybor parking
Stop-sign group challenges sentence
A woman of God, a champion of children
News of Florida
Coalition: Ban treated wood
Big fish get a giant name
With diplomat in governor's race, lawyer bows out
Bill on cemetery sizes upsets funeral groups
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