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Millions stolen from health fund spent at adult website

Aug. 14, 2021 10:09 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A former accounts manager for a nonprofit affiliated with the University of South Florida's medical school has pleaded guilty to embezzling almost $13 million, spending most of it at an adult website with some of it coming back to him. ...

WWE star: Ringside seats, beer for return of stolen necklace

Jul. 29, 2021 09:39 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — WWE star Sheamus is offering ring-side seats and “many beers" to anyone who returns a prop cross necklace that was stolen from an arena on the campus of the University of South Florida. Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is also offering a $5,000 reward...