| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:32 PM
When Jerome Karle learned he was to share the Nobel Prize in chemistry, the Brooklyn-born scientist was miles above the Atlantic Ocean and quite unaware that his flight was about to turn into a champagne fete.
Karle had left his hotel room in Munich,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:51 PM
It's no secret that if you want to see Florida's renowned manatees in the wild, just head to a warm-water spot on a chilly winter day, where they congregate in fresh water springs and inland waterways. But when it comes to the summer months, with the...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Approaching the heart of hurricane season, government forecasters say indicators are pointing to a potentially "very active" pattern in the tropics, affirming pre-season outlooks.
"Our confidence for an above-normal season is still high because the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:16 AM
The U.S. Navy conducted a historic flight test Wednesday off the coast of Virginia when an experimental bat-winged drone made an arrested landing aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time.
The flight of the drone, dubbed X-47B, could redefine...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Leaders of the G20 nations made progress on tightening up on multinational company tax avoidance, but remain divided over the Syrian conflict at the summit in Russia. President Obama used the...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Paragon Entertainment Group has opened a fast casual pizza restaurant at the Ocean Walk Shoppes in Daytona Beach. Similar to quick-serve restaurants such as Chipotle, My Pi's menu includes custom pizzas and salads (Caesar and spinach). The 2,500 square...
| Jul 8, 2013
Check out festivals and events in September across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County
Aug. 30-Sept. 1: Central Florida...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:11 AM
Tropical Storm Humberto, 5 a.m. Wednesday
OUTLOOK: Humberto has become this season's first hurricane. The storm remains over the open water of the far eastern Atlantic Ocean. Humberto reached hurricane strength one day after the peak of hurricane...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:52 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, swimmer Diana Nyad emerges from the Atlantic Ocean after completing a 110-mile swim from Cuba to Key West, Fla. Nyad, 64, is the first swimmer to cross the Florida Strait without the security of a shark cage. Koshigaya,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Raushod Floyd, a leading wide receiver for Daytona Beach Seabreeze, is recovering from a shark bite and catching some grief from teammates this week.
“He’s such a great kid,” Sandcrabs coach Marc Beach said on Thursday. “But I...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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