Thu, 21 Mar 2019

Tampa Star

Section

Trump to Meet with Caribbean Leaders on Friday at His Florida Resort

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet at his Florida resort on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, ...


Mental Health 'Epidemic' Hits Generation Z

Nineteen-year-old college student Margaret Pisacano can usually feel a panic attack coming on; her thoughts start to spiral, her breathing ...


US Wages Wide-Ranging Campaign to Block Huawei

WASHINGTON - VOA's Xu Ning contributed to this report. Over the past several weeks, the U.S. government has launched a ...


How were Russia's Romanov and China's Qing dynasties similar

Left: Portrait of Qianlong Emperor of China (reigned in 1736-1796). Right: Portrait of Emperor Paul I of Russia (reigned in ...


International

Section

Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...

Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Florida

Section

Isner returns to scene of 1st Masters title

Miami Gardens - When John Isner first got to town for his Miami Open title defence, he went for a ...

Bafana out to avoid fate of SA clubs

Cape Town - They will be hoping not to replicate the mainly unhappy results of South African club teams in ...

GM to Invest $2.7B in Sao Paulo, Brazil Factories Over 5 Years

SAO PAULO/DETROIT - General Motors said on Tuesday it would invest $2.7 billion in two Brazilian factories over the next ...

Trump to Meet with Caribbean Leaders on Friday at His Florida Resort

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet at his Florida resort on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, ...

James Corden all set to host 2019 Tony Awards

Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 19 (ANI): Actor and comedian James Corden is all set to host this year's Tony Awards. ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Tampa Star.

More Information

Business

Section
Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...


Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...


Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...


Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...


Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...


Stocks in Asia directionless, dollar also unchanged

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were little changed on Tuesday with the only market making ground being Hong Kong. ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

Tampa Star Wire