| Apr 8, 2009
| 6:37 PM
Marvin Webster lived the good life at Morgan State University in the early 1970s. He was the "Human Eraser," a 7-foot-1 shot blocker who intimidated opponents on the basketball court and who charmed friends and teammates off it with his caring, selfless...
| Mar 16, 2009
He was the creator of Bozo the Clown and also the man who brought The Beatles to America. He died over the weekend (March 13, 2009) at the age of 91 at his home in Beverly Hills, California.
Alan Wendell Livingston was born in McDonald, Pennsylvania on...
| Aug 27, 2010
When it comes to hiring a new financial planner or stockbroker, Fort Lauderdale attorney Scott Levine has one basic rule. "I look up everybody," he says.
Not a bad idea when one is beginning a relationship with someone who has a big say in what you do...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 3:01 PM
Goldie Robinson withdrew from friends and family before she finally vanished in June.
While relatives and co-workers tried in vain to reach her, someone sold 78-year-old Robinson's car and bought another car and a van in her name, South Daytona police...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 9:56 AM
Paul...I have a little bit of extra savings and I would like to get started building an investment portfolio. It seems to me with all the negative publicity that BP might be an excellent stock to buy. Sooner or later this huge oil spill thing will end and...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 3:40 AM
Southwest Airlines said Monday that it plans to buy fellow low-fare carrier AirTran in a $1.4 billion deal that could change the air travel landscape in Southeastern Virginia.
AirTran is by far the Peninsula’s major carrier, operating about half of...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 7:14 PM
Southwest Airlines' $1.4 billion bid for AirTran Holdings would combine the two largest carriers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, cementing Southwest's dominance at BWI but possibly ushering in higher passenger fares amid...
| Oct 13, 2010
Glendale, the airship capital of the world! That was the dream of a brilliant, self-taught inventor by the name of Thomas B. Slate.
Selecting Glendale as the site of the Slate Aircraft Company in 1925, his futuristic portrayal of an efficient and...
| Oct 20, 2010
A Burbank woman was sentenced to five years in federal prison after she pleaded guilty to operating a $10.3-million Ponzi scheme. She was also ordered to pay $6.1 million to victims after having already returned a portion of the money.
| Nov 3, 2009
The Stanley Works, long a giant in American toolmaking, will buy The Black & Decker Corp. in an all-stock deal worth about $4.5 billion, the companies said Monday after the stock markets closed.
The new enterprise will be called Stanley Black & Decker...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 6:38 PM
LegalZoom — the online legal services company started by famed attorney Robert Shapiro — will move 300 employees to downtown Glendale after signing a 10-year lease to relocate to the City Center building on North Brand Boulevard, officials...