| May 20, 2014
| 7:39 AM
A Brevard County man was diving near Sebastian Inlet when he had a close encounter with a great white shark.
Jimmy Roseman of West Melbourne was diving and spearfishing southeast of Sebastian Inlet on Florida's East Coast earlier this month and...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The laser pointer that provides endless entertainment to your cat may seem harmless, but federal authorities say the device is increasingly directed at aircraft — putting pilots and passengers in jeopardy.
Known as "lasing," a pinhole-sized...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Who has the better high school football players: Florida or Georgia?
That question is what led to the Florida-Georgia all-star football game, played from 1985-93 at the Florida Citrus Bowl. It featured future football stars such as Deion Sanders,...
| May 18, 2014
| 11:10 AM
AJ Westbrook said he was quite surprised to be offered a football scholarship over the phone by Florida State offense of line coach Rick Trickett on Sunday.
"I didn't really say much but after I got off, I was jumping up-and-down," said Westbrook,...
| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Bonaventure von P. "Duke" Wachter, a retired State Highway Administration civil engineer who worked on numerous highway projects throughout Maryland, died May 23 of cancer at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. He was 69.
"He was probably the...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:35 AM
FSU’s assault on Central Florida continued Monday, with the Seminoles receiving a verbal commitment from Daytona Beach Mainland defensive back AJ Westbrook.
Westbrook, who was offered a scholarship by FSU this weekend, announced his commitment...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:40 PM
A teen from Daytona Beach closely resembles one of the main characters from Disney's "Frozen" -- but it may not be the one you would expect.
This Anna looks like Elsa.
While visiting the Altamonte Mall in Altamonte Springs, Anna Faith Carlson, 18,...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Harold H. Hogg, founder of a Central Maryland and Southern Pennsylvania commercial construction company who endowed the Hogg Family Chair at Duke University, his alma mater, died June 3 of leukemia at the Moorings Park retirement community in Naples, Fla....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The new issue of the Explore Florida iPad magazine wants you to put your car in park. The cover story is about five great Florida beachside destinations where you can do a lot more than enjoy the sun, sand and surf without having to drive.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Another NASCAR season is upon us, with the world's top drivers descending on Daytona Beach, Florida this month to begin their annual odyssey of continuous left turns in front of thousands of sunburned, overserved spectators who marvel at their skills...