| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:49 AM
Brian died peacefully in his home in Newport Beach.
He was born in Detroit, Michigan to Margaret and Leonard Loftus. He was an only child whose father died shortly after his 15th birthday. Brian took it upon himself to help his mother through this...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 12:16 PM
When all is dormant and brown outdoors, moss can be very much alive and green.
Look around moist spots in your yard or nearby woods and you will likely find a patch of bright green moss.
Gently lift some of that pretty patch and transplant pieces into...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Cyber Monday sales growth is slowing as consumers embrace the convenience of online shopping, spreading out their purchases instead of being lured by one-day specials.
Internet holiday shopping rose 8.5 percent on Cyber Monday, typically the busiest day...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Hartford's city council has recently approved an ambitious $350-million plan to redevelop some of Hartford's long-vacant real estate north of downtown,bringing in housing, retail space, a brewery and a ballpark — but the city is placing its bet on...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:44 PM
If you think of the Delmarva Peninsula, also called the Eastern Shore, as countless chicken houses or an alternate northern route to Philadelphia with less traffic, you have overlooked a lot of best-kept secrets just off the beaten path.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:30 PM
As the victim of a Christmas Eve hit-and-run lies in a hospital bed in induced coma, family and friends of Robert Games are pleading for information about whoever is responsible.
"To be left in the street like that, it's an absolute shame," said Paul...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Average temperatures: High 72, low 50
Rainfall: 2.43 inches
Florida Arbor Day: Jan. 16
1. Moon phases
•Full moon: Jan. 4
•Last quarter: Jan. 13
•New moon: Jan. 20
First quarter: Jan. 26
2. Moon sign...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:40 AM
NEW YORK — Signs of weakness in China's economy and a weak start to the holiday shopping season knocked the stock market lower on Monday.
KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 13 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,055 as of 10:05 a.m....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Waiting to shop for holiday gifts? You are not alone. South Floridians are more apt to be shopping procrastinators than the rest of the nation, a new poll has found.
Nearly four of 10 people in Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade counties say they will...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Consumer Reports recommends following these seven spending rules to avoid breaking the bank this holiday season:
1. Thou shalt manage receipts. You might need them for proof of purchase for warranties or to make a return. Have a designated place where...