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  • Florida Dad Who Dropped Daughter Off Bridge Claims Insanity

    Opening arguments took place Monday in the trial of John Johnchuck, who threw his five-year-old daughter off a Tampa Bay area bridge in 2015.

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  • Middays with Bethany Cagle

    Bethany adds a superb touch of class to the station, and brings you the interesting stories behind the music. Listen as you go about your busy day. You’ll find Bethany’s the perfect companion.... more...

     
  • All Night Jazz: Hank Mobley

    Jackson Harpe shares some stone, cold funk on the Jazz Trip @ Ten, including Hank Mobley’s classic Funk in Deep Freeze recorded on this day in jazz history.

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WUSF News

A murder trial is moving forward for a man who threw his 5-year-old daughter off a Tampa Bay area bridge.

Florida Matters

Historians and local old-timers say that once, Tampa Bay was overflowing with delicious oysters. And that some rivers, like the Manatee River, were once so full of mullet that they roiled the water and their noise would keep nearby residents awake at night.

Classical WSMR

Johannes Brahms
Program: Evening Masterwork
Johannes Brahms completed his String Quartet in G major halfway through 1890, when he was 57 years old, and at the time he thought it would be his final composition. He decided that piece would be the perfect end to his career, so he retired… but then he heard clarinetist Richard Muhlfield perform. That’s when Brahms left retirement to compose a new piece for the clarinetist… the Trio for...more...

University Beat

Later this week, the Florida Board of Governors will meet to approve Steven Currall as the president of the University of South Florida . The USF Board of Trustees selected Currall to serve as the school’s seventh president in a unanimous vote Friday.

All Night Jazz

Hank Mobley
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Jackson Harpe shares some stone, cold funk on the Jazz Trip @T en, including Hank Mobley’s classic Funk in Deep Freeze recorded on this day in jazz history. Plus more from our focus artist of the week, saxophonist Michael Brecker. Then later, on our Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Jerome Kern’s  All The Things You Are. The...more...

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Health News Florida is the only news publication dedicated to covering health issues in the nation’s third largest state. We hold health care policy makers, powerbrokers and practitioners accountable.

 

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