| Feb 15, 2014
| 4:20 PM
A jury has found Michael Dunn, the Florida man accused of shooting an unarmed teenager to death during a dispute over loud music, guilty of four charges, but the jury was unable to reach a decision on the top count, first-degree murder.
Dunn, who is...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:25 PM
TALLAHASSEE — E. Ronal Mudd was a Methodist chaplain who helped open Florida's first hospice in Jacksonville, then became a cancer patient in it.
By 1984, Mudd's final weeks were consumed with just trying to keep his food down. He asked a friend...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:39 PM
Jurors on Wednesday received the murder case of Michael Dunn, the Florida man accused of shooting an unarmed black teenager during a dispute over loudly played music.
The sequestered jury began its work by choosing a foreperson before beginning to...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Homes prices grew more throughout Central Florida than prices statewide during 2013, according to a new report released by Florida Realtors.
In the Orlando Metropolitan area, which includes Orange, Seminole, Osceola and Lake counties, the median home...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Jay Zembower has lived on his six-acre wooded sanctuary in southeast Seminole County for nearly a quarter of a century.
The road into his subdivision is narrow and unpaved. And like most of his neighbors, he and his wife ride their two horses around...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Perhaps you saw that the U.S. House came together yesterday, voting 359-67 to pass a $1.1 trillion budget deal to avert another government shutdown. ("House Passes $1.1 trillion budget for 2014.")
In doing so, Central Florida's delegation showed more...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 11:34 AM
It's been an interesting year, to say the least.
Florida, or FloriDUH if you will, is known for being home to some of the strangest criminals in the world. Basically, we Floridians are the butt of the rest of the country's joke and sometimes, I'm OK...
| Dec 28, 2013
If you're not boarding a cruise ship, there has been limited appeal to Port Canaveral, despite a restaurant row that offers a view of ocean liners and rocket launches from nearby Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center.
With the loss of the space...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:02 AM
As Port Canaveral heads into the new year, big changes are underway to establish the port as a cargo destination and to draw more cruise ships.
In January, the port will begin work on deepening its channel to make room for cargo vessels and on...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:55 AM
An Orlando woman has died from the flu, according to a report from a local TV station.
According to family members, Mindy Lamb, 54, died Tuesday from complications of the H1N1 virus.
Lamb is the third person in Central Florida to die from flu...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:46 PM
TALLAHASSEE – The chairman of a Senate panel studying the Indian River Lagoon and South Florida waters wants to strip the federal government of the power to decide when to pump polluted waters out of Lake Okeechobee.
Sen. Joe Negron, the Stuart...