| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Someday, perhaps as early as March, Maryland's striped bass may join the main ingredients of Europe's Filet-O-Fish sandwich on the list of fish known worldwide as abundant, well-managed and caught in environmentally friendly ways.
The state has spent...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 10:25 PM
March 10 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on
the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified
these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
* BlackRock, the world's largest asset-management company,
said on Monday that...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 6:47 AM
SeaWorld Entertainment accused a federal workplace inspector of leaking confidential information to one of the producers of a film critical of the company's handling of killer whales at its theme parks.
SeaWorld, based in Orlando, Fla., asked the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:08 PM
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. on Thursday filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Labor, asking the agency to examine the conduct of an investigator who led the probe into SeaWorld's safety practices following the death of an Orlando trainer killed by...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Eric Eisnaugle, the Orlando Republican running for former Rep. Steve Precourt's suddenly vacant seat in the state House, is ramping up the fundraising for his other campaign — to become speaker of the House nearly a decade from now.
| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Walt Disney World, one of the largest political donors in Florida, has spent more than $1.7 million so far during this campaign cycle, cutting checks to more than 100 candidates and committees throughout the state.
But one notable candidate hasn't...
| Feb 10, 2014
British Airways is adding three flights a week from London's Gatwick Airport to Orlando during most of November 2014 and March 2015 to accommodate strong demand for travel during those periods, Visit Orlando announced last week.
The temporary boost in...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 12:14 PM
The top executive at SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. has sold off more than $3 million worth of company shares within the last month, according to regulatory filings.
SeaWorld President and Chief Executive Officer Jim Atchison sold 50,000 shares Monday at...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:06 PM
A procedural rule will keep SeaWorld shareholders from considering a plan by animal rights activists to invest in whale sanctuaries.
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals tried to bring the idea to shareholders in response to the documentary...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:26 AM
The top executive at SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.'s largest shareholder suggested that former SeaWorld Orlando trainer Dawn Brancheau should be blamed for her own death, claiming that the veteran animal trainer broke multiple safety rules before she was...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:02 AM
One of the most innovative additions to Central Florida's theme parks this year uses a decidedly old-fashioned form of transportation: the train.
Trains have been a theme-park staple since the original Disneyland opened in 1955, with the steam-powered,...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:08 AM
SeaWorld executives are probably breathing a sigh of relief this morning, after the Academy Award nominations were unveiled -- and the documentary 'Blackfish' didn't make the cut.
The controversial film, which condemns SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. and...