| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Hotel-booking website Orbitz has reached a confidential settlement with Baltimore and Montgomery counties over claims it improperly avoided paying some taxes, according to court records and the company's attorney.
The deal dismisses Orbitz from a...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida; data collected by Market Force Corp. of Newtown Square, Pa.
Creaciones Beauty Salon Inc., beauty salon, 131 Summerset Drive, Apopka, 32712.
| Nov 16, 2013
— Citing "insufficient evidence" that a $25,000 trip to Taiwan by Rep. Peter Roskam and his wife was improper, the House Ethics Committee said Friday that it was closing its review of the matter with no finding of wrongdoing.
While the committee...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:07 AM
With Thanksgiving Day less than three weeks away, Fort Lauderdale is emerging as one of top travel destinations for the holiday in 2013, according to at least two travel websites.
With an average round-trip airfare of $335, Fort Lauderdale recently made...
| Nov 10, 2013
Ah, Paris. The food. The art. The sights.
The hotel bill.
It was the little matter of finding a place to stay that kept an international vacation off our radar, especially in wake of a recession that had put a king-size crimp in our international...
| Nov 10, 2013
ARUSHA, Tanzania -- Fire was the last thing my husband, Steve, and I expected on our trip to Tanzania for a 12-day safari. Yet here we were in our Land Cruiser, bouncing along rutted dirt roads through walls of fire.
Our hosts reassuringly explained...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Born in Seattle, Wash., Maiara Walsh was 2 when she and her family moved to her mother's native Sao Paulo, Brazil. In her tweens, she moved back to the United States to pursue an acting career. After roles on series such as "Desperate Housewives,"...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:00 AM
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6
A Case of You
A young writer smitten with the barista at his local coffee shop scours her Facebook profile for intel and tries to transform himself into her dream guy. With Justin Long and Evan Rachel Wood. Written by Long....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The Internal Revenue Service has filed charges against 28 Marine reservists in what has been described as a travel voucher scheme in which the government was fraudulently billed for hotel stays and other expenses.
The members of the U.S. Marine Corps...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:38 PM
LOS CABOS, Mexico — Much of what you need to know about Cabo San Lucas happens during the first weekend of October.
It's Sammy Hagar's birthday.
Yes, that Sammy Hagar, the second-best singer Van Halen ever had and the rock 'n' roll wordsmith...
| Nov 12, 2013
Elise Chon's reservation is off by a month — an error made by a travel agent. Does she still have to pay for the hotel stay she missed?
Q: I made a reservation for two rooms at Cedar Breaks Lodge in Brian Head, Utah, for our family vacation...