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After the InSight lander had trouble drilling a sophisticated thermometer into the Martian surface, a Plan B also didn't work, and the instrument ended up backing itself out of the ground.

Unrest continues in Colombia as thousands protest the government. A bomb exploded Friday night at a police station, killing three.

Two of Florida’s leading public media newsrooms are looking for an ambitious, experienced editor to lead a collaborative project focusing on the 2020...

The day after Thanksgiving is still the busiest shopping day of the year. But, for many reasons, it is losing its status as the focal point of the holiday shopping season.

While expressing sympathy for the couple, a state appeals court Friday upheld financial penalties against […]

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard stationed in Clearwater helped evacuate 19 people from a medical clinic in the Bahamas on Monday.

Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas as a catastrophic Category 5 storm Sunday, its record 185 mph winds ripping off roofs, overturning cars and...

Hurricane Dorian is moving closer to the northwest Bahamas, still an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm. While the Tampa Bay area is no longer in...

Florida's coral reefs are in trouble. Scientists say they've been declining for decades. But researchers have very recently come up with some exciting...

A Pinellas County manslaughter trial starting Monday could shape how courts - and state residents - understand Florida's Stand Your Ground law.