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Bradenton's Dana Pounds, who lost her right leg to cancer in 2010 but has not abandoned her dream to one day run a marathon, recently completed her first 5K using a running blade.
Gas prices in Bradenton range from a four-month low of $3.25 at Thorntons, 4858 State Road 64 E. and 48 Street Court East as well as at Circle K, 6410 E. S.R. 64 and Kay Road and RaceTrac at 6319 S.R. 64 and Kay Road to a high of $3.36 at Hess, 11002 E. S.R. 64 and Lakewood Ranch Boulevard, The national and Florida average prices for a gallon of ... (more)
The Flying Tigers erased a 2-0 deficit in the middle innings and defeated the Marauders 5-3 on Sunday afternoon at Joker Marchant Stadium.
With trappings that include a $60 million Innovation, Science and Technology building designed by Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, it is the perfect symbol of a university built with the Silicon Valley-type industry in mind.
Nicknamed "The Big Hurt" for his bat prowess, Thomas won AL MVP awards in 1993 and 1994 and finished his 19-year career with a .301 batting average, 521 homers and 1,704 RBIs.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend.
The New York Mets placed pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka on the 15-day disabled list Saturday with a sore right elbow.
In December 2010, a gunman wearing a helmet left with more than $1.5 million in chips - many ranging in denominations from $10,000 to $25,000 each - from the Bellagio.
The 19-year-old Bellamy was arrested early Saturday morning and was released on bonds totaling $2,000 about an hour later.
Esther Mibab felt nervous in her home in The Acreage. So nervous that she kept her accordion-style hurricane shutters closed, even in the off-season.
The Hall of Fame announced the changes Saturday. They are effective immediately and will be reflected in 2015 Hall of Fame voting by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
Horsey, who led the opening two rounds, shot a 2-under-par 70 on Saturday to reach 13-under 203 and was joined by Whiteford whose 66 was the best round of the day at a sunny but windy Tseleevo Golf and Polo Club in suburban Moscow.
The Advocate reports mall owners have told officials of the Capital Area Transit System, known as CATS, that the hub must be removed.
The Venezuelan-born pastor and his wife, Viviana, and their three children packed their things and settled in Manatee County.
Work is poised to begin in August with a January finish, in time for the height of the snowbird season.
Clemson announced that Peake was injured during workouts Wednesday and needed the operation.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:50 am
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