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  • Sensory room in Lisle aimed at helping developmentally disabled

    Sensory room in Lisle aimed at helping developmentally disabled
    After Jeffery Lubejko spent a half-hour in a darkened room with glowing neon bubble tubes, a pulsing chair, music touch pads and a giant vibrating stuffed ladybug, his father said he noticed a change in his autistic son. "All of a sudden he's a...
  • Buyer sought for Atlantic City's Showboat casino

    Caesars Entertainment Corp. is open to selling the Showboat to save the casino hotel from closure, the company confirmed Tuesday. "We're willing to sell if we receive a reasonable offer from a responsible buyer," spokesman Gary Thompson said. "We've...
  • FEATURE-'Dawn of Planet of Apes' marks digital lib for actors

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES, July 8 (Reuters) - It's not easy playing an ape, even a highly intelligent one, but if Andy Serkis succeeds in captivating moviegoers, he will be thanking the obscure world of "motion capture," a digital technology that...
  • Refloating of shipwrecked cruise ship nears

    Autos Local dealerships among "Best to Work For" A handful of South Florida auto dealerships have been named among the country's 100 "Best to Work For," in the annual survey published by Automotive News. Criteria include working conditions, benefits,...
  • Hawaii: Maui's Sheraton resort drops rates to as low as $199 a night

    Hawaii: Maui's Sheraton resort drops rates to as low as $199 a night
    Saving money in Maui? You must be kidding. But here's a deal that lets you do that, except that you must act quickly. The deal: Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa has a summer/fall deal good  for savings through Dec. 23. View rooms start at $219 a night for...
  • En el Palacio Rosado: el hotel Don CeSar en St. Pete Beach | FOTOS

    En el Palacio Rosado: el hotel Don CeSar en St. Pete Beach | FOTOS
    ST. PETE BEACH — Para los aficionados al sol, a las blancas arenas y las tibias aguas del Golfo de México en la parte oeste del estado, el parque Fort DeSoto en el extremo de St. Petersburg es un destino casi obligado. Pero si en lugar de girar a la...
  • Ex-union boss at Port Everglades goes on trial in theft, conspiracy case

    The former president of the labor union local representing maritime workers at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale went on trial in federal court Tuesday, accused in a 17-count indictment of using false documents to steal thousands of dollars in union...
  • To speak with God, press '6'

    Until recently, I didn't know it was possible to talk to God via voice prompts. Now I'm not so sure. My religious epiphany occurred in the midst of trying to locate the concierge at the Grand Wailea hotel, a Maui vacation destination that will play...
  • Mortar bombs land in Saudi Arabia near Iraq border

    RIYADH (Reuters) - Three mortar bombs landed inside Saudi Arabia on Monday close to its northern border with Iraq, where Islamist militants have grabbed land in a lightning advance, officials said. The mortars caused no casualties but will stoke security...
  • Automotrices de Brasil bajan estimaciones tras desplome de producción en junio

    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Las compañías automotrices de Brasil prevén que en el 2014 podrían registrar la peor caída en la producción en 16 años, luego de un desplome en la fabricación de vehículos en junio que puso de relieve la severa crisis que afronta...
  • Saudi Arabia jails human rights activist for 15 years

    A Jeddah court sentenced prominent Saudi rights lawyer Walid abu al-Khair to 15 years in prison on Sunday on charges that included seeking to undermine the state and insulting the judiciary, the state news agency reported. Abu al-Khair had been on trial...