| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Yankee Stadium. The visitors' clubhouse. Not long after midnight on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009. The Phillies had just lost the World Series to the Yankees in six games, failing in their attempt to win back-to-back championships, and Ryan Howard, having struck...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:37 AM
Illinois made news in 2010 when it became the first state in the country to allow a private firm to manage its lottery operations.
That experiment, however, is headed for a do-over. On Aug. 15, Gov. Pat Quinn canceled the state's contract with Northstar...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:56 PM
TALLAHASSE — Florida marijuana dispensers could truck their product to patients, under a revised rule proposed by health regulators in advance of a workshop Friday about the state's legalization of a limited type of medical pot.
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:27 PM
"The Book of Mormon," the irreverent Tony-winning musical comedy from Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of the "South Park" TV series, may be "vulgar and shocking" but it also leaves audiences with an unexpected uplifting message, says K.J....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Sure, you could win a car. Or cash. Or free play. But how close to fame does that place you? Calder Casino and Race Course (21001 NW 27th Ave., Miami Gardens, 305-625-1311, CalderRaceCourse.com) is giving away a trip to a taping of "The Big Bang Theory"...
| 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...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:18 AM
It’s tempting to call the new movie “Welcome To Me” more funny odd than funny ha-ha, but to say so also undersells that it is genuinely funny too, while also warm and strange and daring. Directed by Shira Piven, written by Eliot Laurence...
| Sep 1, 2014
A story Saturday about food safety violations at a Shanghai processing plant owned by a subsidiary of Aurora-based OSI Group incorrectly attributed some information to OSI instead of a Shanghai law enforcement website, which said the six employees were...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Here's Nathan Hochman's get-out-the-vote message: Fill in a ballot and you could win thousands! In a city where nearly 80% of the electorate chose not to vote in the last mayoral election, does he have your attention? Hochman, the head of the Los...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
It's been a slow summer at the box office, but Hollywood got a genuine blockbuster Wednesday — a $330-million deal that will help subsidize film and TV production in California for the next five years.
In a last-minute compromise reached...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:20 AM
For her back-to-school clothes shopping, incoming high school sophomore Casey Warren had a simple request.
"All she wanted to do was go to Bass Pro Shops and get Guy Harvey T-shirts," said her mother, Bonnie Armstrong-Warren.
Guy Harvey marine artist,...