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  • Trevor Colbourn: Former UCF president dies at 87

    Trevor Colbourn: Former UCF president dies at 87
    The idea seemed preposterous to alumni when the new University of Central Florida President Trevor Colbourn announced he wanted his school to play football, back when UCF was only about one-sixth the size it is today. In 1979, that first year, the...
  • Dola Benish MillerSeptember 5, 1924 - January 1, 2015

    Dola Benish Miller<br/>September 5, 1924 - January 1, 2015
    Born Dola Mae Holestine on a large, prosperous family ranch in Marshfield, Missouri, Dola was surrounded by an extended family and her three siblings, Betty, Jackie and Joe. Born September 5, 1924, she attended a one-room school house in the village,...
  • Florida may expand medical-marijuana law

    Florida may expand medical-marijuana law
    Floridians can expect the Legislature to ponder expanding the state's new medical marijuana law to allow for more potent pot that would treat other illnesses, but lawmakers might first wait to carry out the statute the state already has. Last year the...
  • 'Boyhood' tops Golden Globes with 3 awards, 'Grand Budapest Hotel' upsets 'Birdman'

    The Golden Globes inched closer to legitimacy in its 72nd show, giving awards not just to A-List celebrities, but to the edgier productions that unequivocally deserved recognition, including "Boyhood," ''The Grand Budapest Hotel," and "Birdman." Adding...
  • Mapel Jean McNemar: She brought smile to Sunshine State

    Mapel Jean McNemar: She brought smile to Sunshine State
    When called by her first name, Mapel "Jean" McNemar might do something out of character — she might just scowl. Jean or Mapel Jean — never just Mapel — earned a reputation as early as six or seven years of age for her radiant smile....
  • Golden Globes: Zings, hugs and coos behind the scenes

    Golden Globes: Zings, hugs and coos behind the scenes
    The Golden Globes are the most reliably fizzy awards show of the year, typically fueled by a mix of the Champagne flowing at the Beverly Hilton Hotel and more irreverent hosting than the Oscars. On Sunday night, even as somber world events and a lack of...
  • Golden Globes 2015: Sweet wins for audacious filmaking

    Golden Globes 2015: Sweet wins for audacious filmaking
    "Unapologetic." Michael Keaton invoked the idea as he accepted the Golden Globe for playing a fading movie actor trying to rise like a phoenix on Broadway. He was referring to his all-too-human character in "Birdman," directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu,...
  • Julianne Moore wins Golden Globe for best actress in drama for 'Still Alice'

    Julianne Moore has won the Golden Globe for best actress in a drama for "Still Alice." In the most acclaimed performance by an actress this awards season, Moore gives a heart-rending portrayal of a vibrant and ambitious Columbia University professor...
  • Gordie Howe continues to improve after stem cell treatment

    The remarkable resurgence of Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe continues, as he has gone from wheelchair bound to pushing a shopping cart. Son Mark Howe, who was at Saturday's game between the Wings and Washington Capitals in his role as a Wings pro...
  • Studies show link between hearing loss, mental decline

     Studies show link between hearing loss, mental decline
    Hearing loss is so common that it's long been considered a normal part of the aging process and no great cause for alarm. But studies from Johns Hopkins University have found links between hearing loss, cognitive decline and dementia. That means that it...
  • Julianne Moore's fifth Oscar nod may be the charm

    Julianne Moore could be seen at the Golden Globes hobbing and nobbing with her begowned, betuxed colleagues at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, waiting for the list of nominees in the lead actress, drama category to be read. She was one of the five for her...