John Hughes Dead

By: TampaFLUSA, 1:59 AM GMT on August 07, 2009

LinkWriter-director John Hughes, Hollywood's youth impresario of the 1980s and '90s who captured the teen and preteen market with such favorites as "Home Alone," "The Breakfast Club" and "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," died Thursday, a spokeswoman said. He was 59.Hughes died of a heart attack during a morning walk in Manhattan, Michelle Bega said. He was in New York to visit family.Jake Bloom, Hughes' longtime attorney, said he was "deeply saddened and in shock" to lear...

Updated: 4:02 AM GMT on August 07, 2009

Bodies Misplaced At Arlington Cemetery

By: TampaFLUSA, 9:47 PM GMT on July 19, 2009

This should outrage us all!More reading on the Investigation: Link

Updated: 2:48 PM GMT on July 20, 2009

Photo Says It All....

By: TampaFLUSA, 2:35 AM GMT on July 10, 2009

While in Italy for the G8 summit, President Barack Obama checked out the, er, sights.

'98 Central Florida Tornado Outbreak

By: TampaFLUSA, 11:06 PM GMT on July 04, 2009

Since El Nino might be poking His little head back, it reminds me of a event that humbled and shocked me..the Deadliest Florida tornado outbreak (Monday Feb. 23, 1998). I remember this well because I was driving back from Orlando to Tampa with my girlfriend at the time and just missed the worst weather by an hour.I drove back to Kissimmee a week later to 'gawk'. There was a sign in front of a nearly destroyed house, and as remember it said "Keep looking, or just as...

Updated: 10:14 PM GMT on July 06, 2009

World's Ugliest Dog

By: TampaFLUSA, 7:39 PM GMT on June 29, 2009

With all the death the last couple of days, these guys should make you smile.PETALUMA -- A boxer-mix with a prominent under-bite named Pabst has been crowned the world's ugliest dog.The annual World's Ugliest Dog contest was held Friday at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Northern California.Pabst was rescued from a shelter by Miles Egstad, of Citrus Heights. Egstad took home $1,600 in prize money, pet supplies and a modeling contract with House of Dog for Pabst.Pabst beat ...

Updated: 9:01 PM GMT on June 29, 2009

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