Fri, 21 Sep 2018

SpaceX's First Private Passenger is Japanese Fashion Magnate Maezawa

HAWTHORNE, CALIFORNIA - SpaceX, Elon Musk's space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger as Japanese businessman Yusaku ...

Past NASA Chiefs Gather for Space Agency's 60th Anniversary

ORLANDO, FLORIDA - NASA chiefs going back 30 years have come together to mark the space agency's 60th anniversary. Five ...

Kissimmee motorcyclist killed in Osceola County crash

.The crash happened about 4:10 p.m. at Old Tampa Highway and Broad Street, FHP Lt. Kim Montes said. A 2006 ...

Lake County Boy Scouts build outdoor food pantries in 'neighbors helping neighbors' spirit

Boy Scout troop, providing free food to anyone in need.Life Scout Rafe Reynolds, 16, was inspired by the 'Little Free ...

Sheriff: Apopka man charged with attempting to have sex with teen girl in Marion County

Jonathan Shaddix, 2, is charged with trying to lure a 14-year-old girl in Marion County, according to the Sheriff's Office. ...

UCF leader responsible for misspent $38M on academic building received glowing reviews

The UCF leader responsible for misspending $38 million in state money on a new building received glowing reviews from former ...

iPhone Xs hits stores Friday; all 4 carriers have deals of up to $700 off

The iPhone XS, right, and XS Max are big, with price tags to match. The iPhone Xs, which has a ...

$5 million of your taxes spent on Florida campaigns ... so far

Today we're talking about drugs, charter schools, 'zombie coyotes' and more drugs.But first, I want to highlight a government-spending program ...

Police release video of Florida prosecutor's alleged Publix shoplifting

Aventura police released surveillance footage that they say shows Assistant State Attorney Stacey Honowitz putting cosmetics in her purse and ...

Hounded by protesters, Rick Scott takes more action on red tide

Red-tide protesters confronted Florida Gov. Rick Scott during a campaign stop in Venice on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. (Sarasota Herald-Tribune ...

Politicians had a lot to say about Mollie Tibbetts. Why are they silent after another Iowa woman was stabbed to death?

The cases are strikingly similar: Two talented young women were stabbed to death by male strangers while doing athletic activities ...

Ask Orlando: Why are all the brick streets in such bad shape?

David Whitley does an experiment on how Orlando's bumpy brick roads compare to asphalt roads by using a full coffee ...

Disney World adds Up Close With Rhinos tour

A new behind-the-scenes experience called Up Close With Rhinos will begin at Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park on Nov. 1.The ...

Homeless school kids dropped for four years before Hurricane Maria hit - but in Orange County, a growing number live in hotel rooms

The number of homeless school kids in Central Florida has steadily declined during the past four years -- bucking the ...

Jeff Bezos says he will invest $1 billion next year in Blue Origin's New Glenn rocket program

will invest 'just over $1 billion' next year in Blue Origin's New Glenn rocket program, and the company will fly ...

Florida hurricane victims' identities stolen: Man accused of $8M FEMA scam

A Maryland man is accused of stealing hurricane victim's identities as part what the Secret Service describes as an $8 ...

One poll shows Andrew Gillum 6 points ahead of Ron DeSantis; second survey shows tighter governor's race

Florida Atlantic University survey The Reuters/Ipsos/UVA poll found Gillum has the support of 50 percent of likely voters. DeSantis is ...

Most Duke Energy customers near Apopka have power restored

Most Duke Energy customers had their power restored Wednesday night, according to an outage map.Most of the outages were in ...

Orlando woman killed in Cocoa Beach was run over by vehicle, affidavit says

The woman arrested Tuesday in the death of an Orlando woman in Cocoa Beach four years ago ran over her ...

Police kill gunman after he shoots 4 in Pennsylvania court lobby

A gunman opened fire outside a crowded courtroom Wednesday afternoon, shooting at police and others before an officer fired multiple ...

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Struggling Florida State looks to fix offensive line

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- So many parts of Florida State's football team were criticized following a 30-7 rout by Syracuse last ...

Dual quarterbacks working for Clemson

Two quarterbacks may indeed be better than one, particularly if they're posting similar numbers. That certainly has proven to be ...

Water interruptions continue to plague Joburg

Northern Johannesburg residents' water woes appear to be far from over as Johannesburg Water struggles to restore supply to several ...

As fans get last chance to see Angels Ohtani this year

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Oakland Athletics fans will get to see Shohei Ohtani one last time in 2018 at the same ...

Braves, Freeman ready for a fight from Phillies

ATLANTA -- The Phillies get the Braves in Philadelphia for three games to end the regular season, but it may ...

Pitchers eye milestone wins in Reds-Marlins opener

MIAMI -- Cincinnati Reds left-hander Cody Reed and Miami Marlins right-hander Jeff Brigham, both looking for their first win as ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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