| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Local police have take over the investigation after FBI agents were briefly called to the Orlando International Airport Thursday morning when a man gained access to a restricted part of the airport, officials say.
The man was found outside where airplane...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Siemens announced Thursday that All Aboard Florida has selected it to build locomotives and passenger coaches for the planned rail line from Orlando to Miami.
The trains will be built for maximum speed of 125 mph and will be assembled at Siemens’...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:06 AM
Animal-rights group PETA wants to pay for advertising inside Orlando International Airport to attack SeaWorld's use of killer whales, but the airport won't clear it for takeoff.
The ad, depicting a killer whale chomping on the leg of SeaWorld's CEO,...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:26 PM
A former Volusia County businessman said Wednesday he could start building a multimillion-dollar magnetically-levitated train at no taxpayer expense as early as next year.
But Tony Morris of American Maglev still has to obtain government approval and...
| Sep 11, 2014
What's the one issue that defines class warfare in Florida? Transportation.
When it comes to automobiles, we are a state of haves and have nots. If you don't drive a car, you might as well have a disability. You can't get there from here without one....
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Vision Airlines, parent of newcomer budget-airline PEOPLExpress, is in final negotiations with Orlando International Airport that would pave the way for it to begin flights into Orlando later this month, officials said Wednesday.
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
It has been more than six months since a Norwegian discount air carrier applied to federal authorities for permission to begin operating low-cost flights between European and U.S. cities, including Orlando.
This week Norwegian Air International got...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Taking a walk through downtown Winter Park several years ago, Diane Gillett Boswell first noticed them: the magnificent tabebuia trees that blossom in Central Park every spring.
“On a beautiful spring day in Winter Park at the golf course, I saw...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:38 AM
Newport News-based People Express announced Wednesday that it would offer non-stop flights from Charleston, W.Va., to Orlando International Airport starting Oct. 16.
Service from Charleston's Yeager Airport will be on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:47 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott's campaign promises this year are a U-turn of sorts from his first run for the job, where his policy proposals were geared to outsize his challengers and not tethered to the state's economic realities.
This year, they'...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:14 PM
Daytona Beach police Chief Mike Chitwood was stopped by security at Orlando International Airport last week after a gun was found in his carry-on luggage, officials confirmed Wednesday.
Chitwood was stopped at a Transportation Security Administration...