Rubio

Rubio: Alan Gross Release Hurts Other Hostages


The release of the imprisoned American contractor, “set a price on the head of every American abroad,” Sen. Marco Rubio said. “I would love for there to be normal relations with Cuba, but for that to happen, Cuba has to be normal, and it's not. Read more...
Business

Fed to Keep Interest Rates Low; Markets Regain Losses


The Dow climbed 288.00 to 17,356.87, regaining early-week losses on the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee reaffirming its decision to keep interest rates low. Read more...
Obamacare

Health Poll: Majority Dislike Individual Mandate


The latest Kaiser Family Foundation study found that 64 percent of Americans find the Obamacare individual mandate -- which requires nearly all Americans to either have health insurance or pay a fine -- unfavorable. 46 percent have an unfavorable opinion of the health law as a whole. Read more...
Cuba Deal

Obama Reignites Political Debate Over Cuba


The surprising move by the president to restore US ties with Cuba reignited long-simmering political passions, reinforcing yet another difference between several Republicans eyeing bids for the White House and Democrat Hillary Clinton. Read more...
Giving List

List Ranks America's Worst Charities


The Tampa Bay Times is out with a list of which charities are naughty and which are nice when it comes to giving money to the people they claim to help. The worst is Kids Wish Network -- just 2.5 percent of the nearly $138 million it collects is spent on kids wishes. The best is The Wounded Warrior Project. Read more...

Busch Gardens Falcon's Fury Ride Opening Soon





TAMPA, Fla. (97.3 THE SKY) - If you've been to Tampa recently and visited Busch Gardens you probably noticed the park's newest thrill ride is close to opening. When it opens it is expected to be North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower and the only one in the world that pivots riders 90 degrees for a facedown dive.

Photo credit Busch Gardens® Tampa

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Watch: Colorado Man Offers President Obama Pot


The President didn't say "yes" but he didn't say "no" when asked by a man in a Colorado bar if he wanted to smoke marijuana Tuesday night.

When asked "You want to his this?" President Obama just laughed while greeting the crowd.

“Asked him if he wanted a hit of pot…he laughed! #legalizeit #iinhaled #mrGQ” wrote Anton on