| Feb 12, 2013
| 3:25 PM
The NASCAR season gets underway this weekend with the Sprint Unlimited (formerly the Bud Shootout) and officially next weekend with the Daytona 500. With that in mind it is time the annual countdown if my predicted finish for the season. Take this with...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell announced Thursday that the GEICO insurance company will sponsor a "Safe Phone Zones" program at Virginia rest stops and a Pennsylvania-based caterer will take over vending concessions in a public/private partnership intended to...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 12:24 PM
The Consumer Federation of America, a national consumer group, said last week it surveyed auto-insurance customers and learned that they think it's unfair to price car coverage based on factors such as occupation, education level and marital status....
| Sep 30, 2010
| 4:15 PM
The ribbon-cutting that marks the official opening of the Amway Center arena is this morning, and there's a community open house Saturday. The free events are expected to draw tens of thousands of people — and perhaps strain the parking system and...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 8:51 PM
"Fast Five" co-stars Tyrese Gibson and Jordana Brewster will appear at the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet September 16.
"Fast Five" is sponsoring the race -- dubbed the "Fast Five 225" -- in honor of the film's...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 7:50 AM
It can’t be easy for an artist to perform at a sporting event. The audience is there to watch sports, not to sing along to a top 40 song. And it doesn’t help that the crowd often comes ready to boo — whether it’s directed at the...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Because it's Good Friday, and because we all need a pick-me-up after this morning’s sour jobs data, here's yet another video of Warren Buffett doing his song-and-dance routine. This time, the venerable investor is singing "I’m only a Paper...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:03 PM
As a photojournalist for many years, I have used an approach when traveling to and from an assignment to never take the same route. Today, it paid off once again.
After covering a breaking news event in the early morning, I decided to head back to the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Orlando Magic coaches, community ambassadors Nick Anderson and Bo Outlaw and Stuff the mascot will host the team's open-to-the-public "Flick-or-Treat" Halloween Party on Oct. 30 from 2-5 p.m. at Amway Center....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:35 PM
The NBA's labor dispute is hitting this region hard. The city coffers are impacted, too. City government officials emphasize that the Magic are obligated to pay the city $2.8 million even if the entire season is canceled....
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
`The Help' cleans up in SAG noms! FCC hits mute button....