| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:18 PM
I reacted quickly last month when Meg Broccolo, the Orange County Breakers' director of community relations and communications, asked me to participate in the Breakers' tennis clinic for season-ticket holders. I immediately said yes.
But when Tuesday...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Even billionaires like Warren Buffett think watching sports is more fun with a little money on the line.
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is insuring a Quicken Loans contest that will award $1 billion to anyone who can correctly guess the winners of all...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Think you can guess the winners of all 67 games in this spring's NCAA men's basketball tournament?
Warren Buffett is betting a fortune that you can't.
In what may be the largest sports bet in history, Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. will pay $1...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Queen Elizabeth II had a new black-and-white portrait unveiled -- she's smiling! -- in honor of her 88th birthday on Monday. Not to outdo her royal highness, but anyone will be able to have their portrait on the front page of the London Times at the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:21 PM
A small banner-towing plane ditched in a lake in north Miami-Dade County on Friday after taking off from North Perry Airport and losing power.
The pilot, whose name was not immediately released, escaped from the sinking plane, swam to shore and was...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Animal wrangler Jim Brockett stands a few yards away from Arrow, like a director studying his actor.
The African augur hawk latches his yellow talons onto what looks like a severed finger — actually a piece of foam — and swoops into the...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Hello rose lovers, and welcome to Season 10 of "The Bachelorette."
Join me as we follow beautiful, smart, sassy Andi Dorfman on her journey to find love. Andi has finally committed to one hair color, and is therefore ready to commit to one man for the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:18 AM
Kevin Kawa has been named assistant vice president at auto insurer GEICO. He will lead GEICO's staff counsel operations for the Midwest and areas west of the Mississippi, excluding Louisiana. Kawa had been staff counsel director for the company's regional...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:08 PM
NBC's hiring of Chelsea Clinton as a "special correspondent" in its news division was widely recognized as an exercise in corporate cynicism when it was announced in November 2011.
Now a price tag has been hung on that scandal, with Politico's...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Seven buildings in the Orlando area are vying for a “People’s Choice” award from the Florida Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Florida).
They are: the Amway Center, Nemours Children’s Hospital, Adventist Health...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:07 PM
In case you needed another reason to pay your bills on time, a new study by WalletHub has found that credit scores have a surprisingly big influence on what you pay for car insurance.
The study found that insurance premiums among five of the largest auto...