| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Last week, officials delayed a flight from Charlotte, N.C., to Tampa because a passenger complained of Ebola-like symptoms. Officials transferred other travelers to another plane, disinfected the first plane, and tested the passenger. It was a false...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Passengers aboard the first nonstop Southwest Airlines flight from Dallas Love Field to Orlando were given the Disney treatment earlier this week.
A video recently added to the Disney Parks YouTube channel shows the surprise of Orlando-bound passengers...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A few weeks ago, the Sanford Airport decided to kick the TSA out of its complex.
Out go the government friskers. In come private friskers.
Taxpayers will pay a private company from Virginia $24 million over the next five years to do the same thing the...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Deep in the bowels of Orlando International Airport is a small storage room crammed with plastic bins filled with power tools, hammers, samurai swords, meat cleavers and machetes.
The seized items, which also include pocketknives, handguns and...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Southwest Airlines is offering up cheap one-way fares during a three-day sale on many of its routes. Most flights involving Florida will cost you $99 each way.
So from Orlando International Airport, for instance, you could book flights to Baltimore,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:39 PM
JetBlue Airways launched a one-day sale Tuesday with fares starting from $54-$264 one way from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
The special Web fares must be purchased before 11:59 p.m. Wednesday and are valid for travel Nov. 10-Dec. 18,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Orlando can remember this September as having the most rainy days on record, topping a mark set a century ago.
With a brief sprinkle long before dawn today, the month has had 23 days of rain.
That's 23 days of "measurable" rain. Throw in the three...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:31 AM
The first debate between Gov. Rick Scott and challenger Charlie Crist is Friday in Miami and will be televised at 7 p.m. by Telemundo statewide, including Orlando.
Even though the debate is in South Florida, people in Central Florida can get into the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Osceola County and Central Florida's Deseret Ranches, one of the nation's biggest cattle operations, will lay formal groundwork as soon as this week for a metropolis of tomorrow so large it nearly defies imagination.
Including large chunks of nature and...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A Jet Blue plane headed from JFK Airport in New York to Orlando International Airport had to return to JFK after it hit a bird on Saturday morning, a spokeswoman said.
The plane landed safely and the 144 passengers were put on another plane. That plane...
| Aug 24, 2014
Louise and Michael Garvey were soaking wet and covered with mud, and they wouldn't have had it any other way.
The Orange County couple were among hundreds of volleyball enthusiasts who got dirty for charity Saturday at the 22nd annual March of Dimes...