| Jul 26, 2014
| 8:47 PM
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....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The woman who Scott Rothstein called his "right-hand confidante on the financial side" of his $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a bank fraud and money-laundering conspiracy charge.
Irene Stay Shannon, 50, of Miami, is expected to...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:05 PM
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....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:34 AM
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...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
With four children age 11 and younger, Krista and Chris Marren have plenty of demands on their pocketbook. Even so, the Glen Mills, Pa., couple, who are in their early forties, have amassed $1 million in their retirement...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:15 PM
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...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 2:08 PM
The University of Maryland, University College has a history of experimentation.
With its roots in a 1920s night school, the institution expanded in the 1940s and '50s into Europe and Asia to educate military personnel. Then as the Internet flourished,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:54 AM
The University of Maryland University College has long been at the forefront of online continuing education and job training for its mostly adult student body, so a recent proposal by UMUC President Javier Miyares to tie the school's future more closely...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Prosecutors filed a criminal conspiracy charge against former Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler partner Stuart Rosenfeldt on Thursday — accusing him of committing bank fraud, making illegal political donations and running a prostitute out of town when...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Another business group has come out against the proposal for more hotel tax money from the Florida Panthers.
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce hadn't taken a position on the controversy, but last night voted unanimously to oppose the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:42 AM
Gary Poliakoff has died. Here's the announcement from the firm Becker & Poliakoff. The funeral is Monday.:
Becker & Poliakoff Announces the Passing of firm co-founder Gary A. Poliakoff
We are deeply saddened to announce the untimely passing of...