| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:52 AM
South Florida shoppers proved civil, well-behaved and even friendly at times as they jammed the aisles of malls, electonics outlets and toy stores for the Black Friday retail frenzy.
By mid-morning, though, the overnight rush had largely subsided and...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:21 AM
Gift cards are going viral, with half now able to be sent electronically this holiday season, according to the annual survey by the North Palm Beach-based Bankrate.com and CreditCards.com.
Some 51 percent of 63 gift card vendors -- from retailers to...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 12:52 AM
Even before yesterday's news of the death of Steve Jobs, the Apple co-founder often was compared to another American inventor and creative force, Thomas Edison.
With respect to Mr. Edison, there was another man who seemed to be an equally creative...
| Oct 7, 2011
Q: I have a Microsoft Windows XP desktop computer. It is 9 years old ... still works, but I would like to update.
I like the feel of a desktop (used mostly for searching the Net, e-mail, burning CDs) but do not want the wires, speakers, etc., that come...
| Oct 14, 2011
From 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Oakland Mills Police Satellite Office, 5820 Stevens Forest Road in Columbia, the Maryland/DC Anti-Car Theft Committee and Howard County police will sponsor a free program for residents to have...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 7:30 AM
The iPhone 4S will arrive at retail stores across South Florida on Friday. If you plan on picking one up, you should have a purchasing battle plan in place.
The latest iPhone will go on sale at carrier stores – AT&T, Sprint, Verizon – as well...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 10:46 AM
| Oct 17, 2011
| 5:04 PM
A 19-year-old Los Angeles woman was arrested Sunday after allegedly trying to stab a man with a screwdriver as she was ransacking his car, police said.
The man escaped unharmed, but the woman, Ivania Martinez, was taken into custody and booked into the...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Kayla Danielle Gray, 18, of the 3400 block of Churchville Road, was charged Friday with possession of marijuana.
Charles Augustus Foley, 49, of the 3800 block of W. Chapel...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 9:56 PM
Two films dealing with war and politics in the tinderbox of the Middle East are coming to Newport-Mesa for one-night special screenings.
The city of Costa Mesa on Friday night will host a screening of "Patrol Base Jaker" at the Triangle Square Cinemas....
| Nov 7, 2011
| 1:11 PM
Stores open at midnight Nov. 25.
The electronics retailer also is teasing about a "major cinematic event" at 9 p.m.