Posts Tagged Florida

27 charged in Florida marriage fraud for immigrants

MIAMI (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged 27 people in South Florida with taking part in a marriage fraud ring aimed at bringing immigrants into the U.S. illegally.

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Toronto wastes nice start by Norris in 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Daniel Norris throws a pitch to home plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Another game got away from the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field.

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Beckham breaks tie in 8th inning, Rays beat Blue Jays 4-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham hits a two-RBI double during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015. The Rays won 4-2.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tim Beckham wanted one more chance after a tough night at the plate, and the Tampa Bay Rays are happy he got it.

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Dickey hit hard as Blue Jays lose 12-3 to Rays

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It was one of those nights for R.A. Dickey and his knuckleball.

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Florida’s Chris Walker leaves school early for NBA draft

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida forward/center Chris Walker has declared for the NBA draft, becoming the second player to leave coach Billy Donovan’s program in the last month.

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