| Jul 24, 2014
| 3:35 PM
WASHINGTON America's nuclear power industry needs to do a better job of planning for rare but catastrophic events such as the Fukushima disaster in Japan, according to a panel of scientists asked by Congress to make recommendations for nuclear safety....
| Aug 1, 2014
General Motors has recalled more than 15 million vehicles worldwide this year for ignition-related defects, but Shelley Hansen still doesn't understand why it hasn't recalled her (VIN) number yet.
GM's massive recalls began in February with 2.6...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Spy technology has become so widespread and smartphone-ready that sleuthing, like golf, can be played by almost anyone.
Not everyone can own a Stingray II, the controversial surveillance device from Harris Corp. that gathers cellphone data from targeted...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Even in the summer heat, 99-year-old S. Prestley Blake drives his green off-road cart to check on his construction project several times a day.
Blake, co-founder of the Friendly's Ice Cream empire, is spending an estimated $6 million to build a copy...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 6:07 PM
General Motors Co. squeezed out a small second-quarter profit — despite setting aside billions of dollars for recall expenses and payouts to crash victims — while Ford Motor Co. reported a large profit for the quarter, helped by a turnaround...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Jamie and Glenda Pini stood in the pasture of their small farm, among a herd of rambunctious goats, several large Angus cattle, and a pile of manure.
The Pinis' farm, off Route 100, north of Interstate 78, where highways and warehouses transition to...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:49 PM
So many people are using the SunRail station in DeBary that commuter-train officials are looking at expanding the parking lot.
SunRail project manager Tawny Olore said she thinks an additional 100 spots need to be added to the 275-space lot, which...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Unbeknownst to many, an entire fleet of military aircraft is being quietly assembled just up Interstate 4.
We're talking MiG-21s, A-4K Skyhawks, MB-339s and more.
This isn't a museum. It's a growing fleet of more than 70 fighter jets, capable of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Florida is a global hub for trade. It took decades of innovative efforts, resourcefulness and entrepreneurship from the private sector, strategic investments from the public sector and capitalizing on opportunities like free-trade agreements and the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:09 AM
MIAMI - Just seven years ago, the 17-acre hammock in Historic Virginia Key Beach Park was as desolate as a moonscape, but now it brims with native plants and wildlife.
Volunteer Gary Hunt, armed with a Home Depot fanny pack and a floppy tan hat, walks...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Florida’s “backyard,” the Caribbean, is filled with iconic sights. Here are our 10 favorites — in no particular order — you may wish to check out during your next cruise or trip to the islands:
·Dunn’s River Falls,...