| Aug 31, 2013
YORK — Richard Shomette wanted to have a new life with his biological mother in Scotland.
He was saving up money to see her again, but his plans were tragically cut short Wednesday when he was hit and killed by a car.
"It was unreal," his...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
If One Direction had a thing for Andrea Bocelli’s songbook, the result might be something like Il Volo.
The trio of young Italian tenors, introduced to American audiences through cameo appearances on the 10th season of American Idol and a 2012 PBS...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Remember Ken Mendenhall? Maybe not. The onetime Colts' center toiled in the trenches, seldom screwed up and never pouted or popped off. In truth, Mendenhall was so anonymous that when he retired in 1981, few realized that he had started 118 consecutive...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Understand this: Hands are the enemy. All hands. I never realized how often people touched each other until I stopped being bald. My sister thinks I should have known about the touching part . She thinks I should have known a lot of things.Hair has...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Sarah Brightman is a cosmonaut in training, a fact that sounds like the opening line of a joke – except that it’s not.
Brightman, who soared in a visually engaging performance on Tuesday at Amway Center, is scheduled for a voyage aboard a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Jason Maxiell will change his look at some point in the next few weeks.
Because he underwent surgery late last season to repair a detached retina, Maxiell has worn protective eyewear during Magic practices.
Maxiell has worn a relatively fashionable...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:42 AM
TONIGHT: Cavaliers at Magic, 7
WHERE: Amway Center
BROADCAST: TV — None. (NBA TV is scheduled to pick up Fox Sports Ohio’s broadcast, but a Magic official said NBA TV’s telecast will be blacked out in Central Florida.) RADIO —...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Nik Vucevic is one of the nicest players on the Orlando Magic roster.
Polite and generally soft-spoken, Vucevic once last season knocked an opposing big man to the ground and then asked, "Are you all right?"
So what happened during the Magic's 110-105...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Pity the heavy metal band seeking respect in a world obsessed with Justin Bieber, Kanye West and whatever it was that Miley Cyrus was doing at the VMAs.
Somehow, venerable rockers Avenged Sevenfold managed to fight through the pop clutter to top the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:08 AM
One well-known developer tossed out a prediction Tuesday morning that Orlando's poorest and most blighted downtown neighborhood will in a decade be one of its most valuable.
"Parramore will be more valuable than Thornton Park because it's more diverse,"...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Dozens of people have called on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate multilevel marketing, a controversial industry that includes companies such as Herbalife Ltd., Amway, Avon and others.
In a letter delivered to the FTC's Washington offices...