| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:01 PM
An optical-sensor camera captures a 3-D image of Blair Barbour's face, scanning every line and crease. It instantly cross-matches the image with a huge database and determines whether he is anxious or calm; happy or angry; a possible terrorist or a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Medical City. The Institute for Simulation and Training. The Florida High Tech Corridor Council. The Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers. The Florida Advanced Manufacturing Research Center.
Each of these efforts to add high-wage...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Beth Caffera has made a living by taking people into "the cloud." The Orlando telecom expert and chief executive officer of Cloud 3C LLC sets up phone- and Internet-based services for clients big and small.
She started Cloud 3C mostly because she...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:23 AM
With 2014 winding down and the new year getting closer, the city is finalizing an economic development plan geared toward finding ways to boost commercial development on the city’s busiest corridors.
Kyle Dudgeon, Winter Park’s economic...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Sometimes when Dominic Getty gets home from school, his father said, the 9-year-old drops to the floor and cries.
Dominic's father, Josh Getty, said his son has attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, and he attributes the boy's meltdowns to the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:47 AM
The University of Florida is once again the state's top-ranked public university, according to the annual rankings by U.S. News & World Report. The Gainesville school earned a Top 50 spot on the "national universities" list and even a higher place on...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:14 AM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend the topics range from politics and health to smart sensors and human trafficking.
On "Flashpoint," Ginger Gadsden visits the Arnold Palmer Medical Center at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. The center...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 8:58 AM
More than a million Florida college students are being encouraged to join the ranks of voters this fall using an Internet service called TurboVote, a "one-stop shop" for registration and information on how and where to cast ballots.
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The sun had barely been up for an hour when the countdown to start the Greater Orlando Heart Walk came booming over speakers at the University of Central Florida.
Jay Langfelder and his 16-year-old grandson, Austin Langfelder of St. Cloud, were among the...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Eli Garcia used to hide her true identity.
Afraid for anyone to find out she had come to the U.S. without proper documentation, she kept to herself and didn't talk about her past.
"I hid myself," said Garcia, 25, who was born in Mexico. "I became this...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:06 PM
A video released Tuesday purporting to show the beheading of journalist and former UCF student Steven Sotloff by Islamic militants is sparking outrage and calls for more action against the group.
The video shows an Islamic State militant killing a...