| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:34 PM
TALLAHASSEE — The business-backed Florida TaxWatch trotted out its list of “budget turkeys,” more commonly known as pork, in a report Friday that said the Legislature had spent $150 million on special projects at a time when they cut...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Mitt Romney got a cheering welcome at Sanford-Orlando International Airport at a tarmac rally, his final Florida event of the 2012 campaign, Monday morning. Romney was welcomed to the stage by former Florida governor Jeb Bush and Rep. Connie Mack, and...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:49 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Alaska Airlines launched its first nonstop flight from Lindbergh Field to Orlando, the airline and the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority announced Friday.
The service, which flies once daily five times a week, began Thursday,...
| Oct 19, 2012
Reviewing a restaurant doesn't just involve tasting food. It's watching the staff interact with customers. It's seeing how a server handles getting in the weeds. And it's checking to see if prices are right for the venue.
At Order Up Cafe in...
| Nov 2, 2012
From downtown Orlando, a 200-mile market basket takes a wide sweep north toward Gainesville, circles beyond Tampa to the west and Micco to the east and goes as far south as Clewiston. The loop takes in a generous portion of the Gulf of Mexico, Atlantic...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:04 AM
An Indianapolis man says a TSA agent at Orlando International Airport spilled his grandfather's ashes while inspecting a jar labeled "Human Remains," according to TV website called theindychannel.com.
John Gross was leaving Florida with the remains of...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Seven months ago, Dwight Howard and his agent told the Orlando Magic that Howard wanted a trade, preferably to the soon-to-be Brooklyn Nets.
The Magic now face a similar request, but there is one critical difference between the situations. This time,...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 11:21 AM
On Tuesday, the new expedited airport security system dubbed TSA Pre Check was launched at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
The system, already in place at a number of U.S. airports, works by pre-screening volunteer passengers— allowing them...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:21 PM
There’s just something about the moon that is so inviting to photograph. Back in January of this year I captured an image of a bald eagle with its wings spread, with a setting moon behind it. I knew there was going to be another full moon this week...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 4:40 PM
UCF coach George O'Leary has stressed throughout spring drills that this is quarterback Blake Bortles' team.
But he also said after the spring game Saturday that Jeff Godfrey may soon be back on the team.
These two statements would seem to be mutually...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:46 PM
An 18-year-old North Hollywood man has been indicted under a new law that makes it a federal crime to deliberately point a laser at an aircraft.
Adam Gardenhire was arrested early Wednesday at his North Hollywood home for allegedly pointing a laser at...