| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The U.S. military will be letting the Navy Blue Angels and Air Force Thunderbirds back in the sky in 2014, and several Florida stops have already been announced.
"Community outreach is key to connecting Americans to the military," said Blue Angels...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Central Florida killer Charles Walker briefly faced a judge Wednesday morning at the Orange County Jail on a warrant issued after authorities say he successfully escaped a North Florida prison using forged documents.
Walker nodded silently during his...
| 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...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Today we're talking about death, criminal flag-flying and inspiring art.
Let's start with a much-needed effort to reform Florida's death penalty.
Republican state Sen. Thad Altman has filed a bill that would require unanimous jury verdicts for death...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 4:00 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers have spent years likening their budget decisions to families at the kitchen table deciding which bills to pay.
Now that economic tides are rising, those talks are sounding more like whether to upgrade iPhones and...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Osceola County Clerk of Court Armando Ramirez has been soliciting cash and other donations for an employee holiday party – but refuses to tell the public who's donating and how much.
Ramirez's solicitation letter, printed on executive stationary...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Craig Forrester is an Orlando lawyer. He drives a 13-year-old sport utility vehicle and can't remember the last time he bought clothing.
He quit a job he loved, prosecuting criminals in Brevard County, for one reason: It paid so little, he couldn't...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:06 AM
The Florida Department of Health has confirmed four cases of salmonellosis, linked to Foster Farms chicken. Three cases reside in Miami-Dade County and the fourth case was reported in Brevard County. The Department is working together with the CDC and...