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  • Lawmakers ask for Northwestern football union ruling to be overturned

    Lawmakers ask for Northwestern football union ruling to be overturned
    A group of six Republican lawmakers asked a federal labor board to reverse a preliminary ruling that expanded the definition of “employees” to include Northwestern University football players on scholarship, a decision that opened the door for...
  • Rather than privatize, fix public schools

    I saw an Internet meme that asked the question, why is giving more money to public schools "throwing money" at the problem, but giving more money to charter schools and private schools is "investing" in the future? There are undoubtedly problems in...
  • Florida gets tough on oil driller in the Everglades

    State officials have driven a Texas wildcatter out of Florida, signaling tougher restrictions on oil drilling in the Everglades. Prodded by environmentalists and community activists, the state yanked all drilling permits held by the Dan A. Hughes Co....
  • Thousands of Citizens customers could be switched

    Thousands of Citizens customers could be switched
    Thousand of customers of Citizens Property Insurance Corp. might be switched to other insurers without realizing they have a choice. The state is allowing four private insurance companies to select nearly 100,000 policies to take over from Citizens by...
  • Former Rothstein law partners disbarred

    Former Rothstein law partners disbarred
    The former partners of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein officially lost their licenses to practice law in Florida on Thursday, but their disbarment and criminal convictions don't seem to be having much effect on their employment opportunities....
  • Do all roads to Century City's future lead to more traffic?

    Do all roads to Century City's future lead to more traffic?
    Before developers could build Century City's first skyscraper, they had to scrape away vestiges of 20th Century Fox's back lot. Steel-jawed machines ripped apart Peyton Place and the village where Jennifer Jones portrayed a French peasant in 1943's "The...
  • BankFIRST sells Winter Garden mansion to attorney for $1M

    BankFIRST sells Winter Garden mansion to attorney for $1M
    An attorney has paid $1 million for the historic Britt Mansion in Winter Garden, intending to use it as a law office while retaining historic character. Joe Ort, of the Ort Law Firm, will relocate six employees from Ocoee to the mansion. BankFIRST ...
  • U.S. punishing more federal contractors for poor performance

    U.S. punishing more federal contractors for poor performance
    The number of federal contractors that have been suspended or excluded from future contracts for poor performance has more than doubled in the past five years — a development that watchdogs inside and outside of government say is positive. The...
  • Missing boater's father: 'I am hoping he is still alive'

    Missing boater's father: 'I am hoping he is still alive'
    Ashley Haws and Orest Sopka were friends who played together on a soccer team in Chicago.  They both loved the water. Saturday morning, Sopka invited Haws and other friends for a day trip to New Buffalo, Mich. on his sleek motor boat. They were on...
  • Attorneys object to proposed settlement in Hyundai, Kia MPG claims

    Attorneys object to proposed settlement in Hyundai, Kia MPG claims
    Several law firms are objecting to the proposed settlement of a class-action suit seeking damages for the inflated fuel economy claims of South Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia. The attorneys said the settlement is designed to discourage owners of...
  • Hughes' endorsement doesn't mean much for ordinary Marylanders [Letter]

    Hughes' endorsement doesn't mean much for ordinary Marylanders [Letter]
    Harry Hughes, who worked longer as a lobbyist for big business than as Maryland's governor, has endorsed Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown in this year's gubernatorial primary. That is probably honest, since Mr. Brown seems to be strongly pro-business. But it does...