| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Lottery ticket giveaway: Instead of a hat or a T-shirt, Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino in Hallandale Beach is giving away something that could be worth much more — or much less. On Wednesdays in August, the casino is offering lottery tickets to...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Nobody asked me, but … the fans who gave Ray Rice a standing ovation before Thursday's preseason game apparently have not read the Ravens' fan behavior policy — specifically, the part that says: "Fans help shape the Ravens' image." They...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:47 AM
One of Florida's newest multi-millionaires has a simple plan for her windfall: she wants to pay off her mortgage in Ocoee then buy a second home for her family.
Brandy Pauline, 31, won a $3 million prize in the Super Millions scratch-off game, Florida...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:51 AM
UNCASVILLE — When Connecticut Sun management fired Mike Thibault following the 2012 playoffs, it understood the transition would require patience. Thibault had been the only coach since the team came here from Orlando in 2003.
The arrival of Anne...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:50 AM
"Mike & Molly" star Billy Gardell will host a syndicated game show called "Monopoly Millionaires' Club," based on the Monopoly brand, Scientific Games Corp. announced Wednesday.
Gardell, a Winter Park High School grad, will host the one-hour, weekly...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:48 PM
In his commentary, "Proposed ballot argument falsely claims 'cronyism,'" Planning Commissioner Tim Sesler argues that a sentence in the ballot argument against the proposed city charter inaccurately uses the term "cronies" to describe the Costa Mesa...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The California Film Commission has awarded a $2.87 million tax credit to the BET series "The Start Up" for $11.5 million in production costs -- if it moves to the Golden State from Atlanta for its second season.
"The Start Up," which has not yet aired,...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A red truck pulls into an empty parking lot off Fairfax Avenue just before 6 a.m. René Portillo gets out in a rush and heads to a blue shoe box of a building wearing a message in faded paint: "THE NEW YORK TIMES Expect The World." To the right, a...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:11 PM
A second-tier winning lottery ticket, valued at $1 million, was sold in Cecil County prior to Saturday's drawing.
The ticket was purchased at the Happy 40 Liquors at 600 E. Pulaski Hwy. in Elkton. The ticket was one of four secondary winners, where five...
| Jun 9, 2014
How do you like Jim Flaminio's and Becca Lulinski's deck?
You've likely seen it, if you've been in one of the 260,000 vehicles that drive past it on the Kennedy Expressway every day.
It's that large deck behind a copper roof just west of the North...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:36 PM
A group that mounted a $3 million effort to ask voters this fall to take politics out of the redrawing of legislative boundaries dropped its effort Friday, hours after a Cook County judge tossed the proposed constitutional amendment from the Nov. 4...