| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:09 AM
Feb 20 (Reuters) - Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets
on several U.S.-listed companies, including Eli Lilly, Facebook, HomeAway and Tesla Motors , on
* Arris Group Inc : RBC, UBS, Needham,...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:05 PM
The captain went down with his ship.
The body of Capt. Robin Walbridge, a stubborn and profane seaman who often said he feared no storm, was never found after the tall ship Bounty sank in the Atlantic Ocean after being pummeled by Hurricane Sandy on...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 12:51 PM
The National Transportation Safety Board issued a report Monday blaming the sinking of the HMS Bounty on its captain for leaving New London and sailing into the heart of Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
The 180-foot ship, originally built in 1962 for the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:19 AM
C's for Cancer, an all-volunteer group that supports the Lake-Sumter Unit of the American Cancer Society, is having a day trip to Ponce Inlet, south of Daytona Beach on March 5.
Visitors can climb up 203 interior spiral steps to the top of Ponce Inlet...
| Jan 25, 2014
When the topic is hurricanes in these parts, the conversation begins and ends with the one that stormed ashore on Sept. 21, 1938.
"The Great Hurricane of 1938," slammed into Long Island with such force that it registered on a seismograph in Alaska and...
| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Conservators at The Mariners' Museum were preparing to shut down a 5,000-square-foot treatment lab and stop work on the historic gun turret of the Civil War ironclad USS Monitor Thursday following the expiration of an agreement with the National Oceanic...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Among the most poignant stories that can be found within the bounds of Hampton National Cemetery is the tale of more than two dozen World War II dead who were buried at night to avoid attracting public attention.
Not a single one of these fallen sailors...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:44 AM
In a rowhouse kitchen near Patterson Park, a small pennant-shaped Cuban flag hangs from a cabinet above a pot of garlic and onions warming in wine, vinegar and water.
Smudged and worn, the fringed banner used to hang from the rearview mirror in the...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:04 AM
The smile of Dr. Beach still shines on the Sunshine State as three Florida beaches made his annual Top 10 beaches in the U.S. list.
Dr. Beach is Dr. Stephen P. Leatherman and he's Director of Florida International University's Laboratory for Coastal...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:32 PM
Suzanne Bradley Barrett, Champion, died June 24, 2013. Born Feb. 9, 1934, in Washington, D.C. Because of her passion for skiing, she moved to Champion in 1971. She also enjoyed deep sea fishing and spending time on Cape Hatteras. She was a retired...