| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Opposition continued to grow Tuesday against the train system that would link Orlando International Airport to South Florida.
State Sen. Thad Altman, R-Melbourne, announced he would seek an opinion from Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi on whether an...
| 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
| 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’...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
International visitors are gold in Central Florida's tourism-driven economy. On average travelers from abroad stay longer and spend more than their U.S. counterparts. Their regional economic impact has been measured at $2 billion a year.
So it's no...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Planning a getaway soon? Then check out JetBlue Airways’ two-day airfare sale through Wednesday.
Sale fares from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport range from $84-$249 one- way, while travelers departing Palm Beach International...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has rejoined AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to be added to the list this year.
The hotel, inspired by turn-of-the-century national park lodges, is known for its log-cabin...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Orlando Magic CEO Alex Martins said Wednesday that the franchise still doesn't make a profit, despite a claim to the contrary by Forbes.
In its annual estimate of NBA franchise values, Forbes listed the Magic's annual operating income — the team's...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Orlando Magic played one of their best 12-minute stretches of the entire season Wednesday night. From the final minute or so of the third quarter until the final minute or so of the fourth, a group primarily made up of youngsters Tobias Harris,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:36 PM
As Tuesday's income-tax deadline looms, experts have a word of caution for procrastinators: Filing your return at the last minute can be hazardous to your financial health.
Rushing to file leaves taxpayers especially vulnerable to making math errors,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Joel Rosado sprinted to the scene as soon as he heard the screeches and saw a black Toyota Solara plow into the Goldenrod Road KinderCare, where a 4-year-old girl lay dying and 14 others were injured.
"We could see the teachers were, like, panicking,"...