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UFC Fighter Killed By Ride Share Driver In Brazil

Former UFC fighter Rodrigo De Lima was killed on Sunday night after an altercation in Belem, Brazil. De Lima was training Jui-Jitsu in Belem for a pair of upcoming fights in the spring. Sunday night Rodrigo De Lima was in an Uber car with some of his friends when he and the driver, Jefferson Roger…

Rays Stadium Renovations To Reduce Seating By About 6,000

The Tampa Bay Rays have made many renovations to The Trop this offseason. In attempts to create a more intimate experience, they put together a project that, among other new areas to explore, includes the removal of the entire upper deck level; Around 6000 seats of the 300 level have been removed. The Rays had…

Lightning Likely To Begin Playoff Run On Wednesday In Tampa

The Tampa Bay Lightning have had a phenomenal season and could be one for the ages. Some are saying that the 2019 Lightning could be the best hockey team ever assembled. With a record season of 60 wins, 12 more than the next team in the East. Steven Stamkos broke the record for most points in team…

Tampa To Host Wrestlemania 36 At Ray-Jay, Mayor Buckhorn Champions Event

Sunday April 5, 2020, the City of Champions will host WWE's Wrestlemania 36 at Raymond James Stadium. The benefits of the annual event will allow local businesses to hulk up their bottom line. WWE officials and athletes made the major announcement Thursday morning at Raymond James Stadium, with the help of Mayor Bob Buckhorn, Hillsborough County…

New York Man Stages His Own Kidnapping To Escape Gambling Debt

60-year-old Robert Brandel of western New York thought he had the edge in a Superbowl betting pool when he filled in several fake names on the $50,000 'squares' pool. According to investigators, Brandel did not win on any of his squares, resulting in his gambling debt being multiplied tenfold, and him not being able to muster…