| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Several Florida universities -- including UCF, UF and FSU -- rate among the nation's best values in higher education, according to the first-ever college rankings released this week by Money magazine.
The University of Florida, located in Gainesville,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The Cavaliers acquired John Lucas III, Malcolm Thomas and Erik Murphy from the Utah Jazz for Carrick Felix, a second-round pick and $1 million in cash, a league source confirmed to the Beacon Journal. Yahoo Sports first reported the trade.
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:04 AM
On Monday, Tribune Publishing spins off from Tribune Co. and starts a new chapter as a stand-alone company.
Its stock begins regular trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TPUB on Tuesday, which is also when its board of directors...
| Aug 5, 2014
Newly christened Tribune Media Co. completed the spinoff of Tribune Publishing Co. on Monday afternoon, a process finalized by bank wires and stock distributions, setting the broadcasting and publishing businesses on separate paths.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:33 PM
A New York-based jewelry magazine has named Oak Park's Gem Jewelry Boutique the fourth-coolest small jewelry store in the country.
Gem owner Laura Kitsos entered INSTORE magazine's annual "coolest stores contest" early this year and is featured in the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:27 PM
It's good to be Iron Man — Robert Downey Jr. once again leads Forbes' list of top-earning actors.
The movie star came in first for the second year in a row, the financial mag said, raking in an additional $75 million between June 2013 and June...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Oh, snap! Lauren Conrad just gave Allure magazine a dose of sass for calling her "basic."
"The Hills" alum and Paper Crown designer, who covered the mag in April, was targeted in the beauty book's August issue along with a few other sartorial starlets...
| Aug 10, 2014
'THE GIVER' FILM
1 Based on the book by Lois Lowry, "The Giver" transcends boundaries, telling the story of a utopian society. The story centers on Jonas (Brenton Thwaites), a young man chosen to be the community's Receiver of Memories. He begins to...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: From years ago, I have about 115,000 American Airlines miles. I am now partly handicapped, and I cannot see ever again taking an airline trip. I have heard of other uses for the miles, buying merchandise, etc., but I can't see much of anything...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Former Ebony magazine editor Amy DuBois Barnett is joining ESPN as executive editor for an upcoming website about African-American sports and culture, the network announced Thursday.
Barnett will manage editorial operations and will report to Jason...
| Aug 3, 2014
NEWPORT NEWS — For a second time this year, the Daily Press is hosting representatives from a newspaper in Ukraine.
Three employees of Rivne Vechirne and two interpreters will work alongside Daily Press staff this week, learning about the news,...