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  • FHA squeezing loans for condos despite surging demand

    Call it the condo conundrum: Demand for condominium units is rising in many urban areas nationwide, according to new real estate industry estimates, yet mortgage financing is getting squeezed for entry-level condo buyers by a key federal agency. List...
  • Prop. 46 foes spent $60 million to maintain 1975 malpractice award cap

    Prop. 46 foes spent $60 million to maintain 1975 malpractice award cap
    The election day drubbing of Proposition 46, an initiative that would have increased limits on certain medical malpractice damages, marks a stinging defeat for the state's trial attorneys, who championed the measure. The defeat caps years of declining...
  • Tyrone Power had it all, but he wanted more

    Tyrone Power had it all, but he wanted more
    Tyrone Power was just 22 when he became the toast of Hollywood after his breakout performance in the 1936 historical epic "Lloyd's of London." Power possessed preternaturally good looks and charm to spare; women wanted to marry him, and men wanted to be...
  • Dr. Phillips Center hosts open house, free Sheryl Crow concert

    Dr. Phillips Center hosts open house, free Sheryl Crow concert
    More than 1,500 spectators turned out Saturday to watch Grammy-winning singer Sheryl Crow perform the first concert in the Seneff Arts Plaza at the new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando. "What a great night to be in Orlando,...
  • Scene: Zoellner Gala2014 a Motown-inspired success

    There was definitely a theme going on Oct. 25 at the Zoellner Arts Center Gala2014 featuring Grammy-winning singer Smokey Robinson. The decor was distinctly Motown, from the dramatic hanging mobiles to the table chargers made from 45 rpm records. Glossy...
  • Mexican man admits guilt in teen-girl sex case in N. Florida

    Mexican man admits guilt in teen-girl sex case in N. Florida
    A Mexican citizen faces as much as life in prison after admitting he flew a 14-year-old girl from Las Vegas to North Florida for sex in May, federal officials say. Officers intercepted the teen in Charlotte, N.C. and placed her into protective custody...
  • Future of Bob Baker's puppet theater, once an L.A. icon, is uncertain

    Future of Bob Baker's puppet theater, once an L.A. icon, is uncertain
    The boxy white building with weathered paint in Echo Park offers few clues that colorful, fanciful puppets dance inside. For more than half a century, the Bob Baker Marionette Theater has entertained children, as it did on a recent Friday when small...
  • Auriemma Keys In On Piano, Not Retirement

    Auriemma Keys In On Piano, Not Retirement
    STORRS — Geno Auriemma says it has been an obsession of his to learn to play the piano. He has an iPad app, he says, and likes to fool around with it in his office. The UConn women's basketball coach laughs when asked if his goal is to play the...
  • Blotter: Two reports of young girls being followed by a man in La Grange

    Blotter: Two reports of young girls being followed by a man in La Grange
    The following items were collected from reports released by the La Grange Police Department. Two unrelated incidents of a suspicious man following girls were reported. On Nov. 9, several girls were walking near the intersection of Ashland and Harris...
  • No reason to lift ban on silencers

    No reason to lift ban on silencers
    The National Rifle Association wants it. Silencer manufacturers want it. So if the NRA and money interests want it, you can expect that the state of Florida will very soon lift its 57-year-old ban on silencers for hunters. Even though it's bad...
  • Lots of life left in CFP bracket run for TCU, Baylor

    Put down those sharp objects, TCU football fans. Your team's impending drop in Tuesday's College Football Playoff rankings does not have to be dream-altering. And hang in there, Baylor fans. Your time is coming, although it would be hard to imagine a...