| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:21 AM
There’s nothing more refreshing than a free, or low-cost libation to launch a summer getaway to Florida or the Americas. Here are some toast-worthy offers to consider this season.
At Miami, South Beach And Vero Beach In Florida:
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:30 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott signed the state's $77 billion budget nearly two months ago. But Monday, his office announced how $15.9 million of it would be spent on 11 sections of the bike-trail known as the "Coast to Coast Connector" in Central...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:09 PM
A 13-year-old Port Orange boy is lucky to be alive after a barracuda leaped out of the Atlantic Ocean and clamped down on his arm during a Sunday fishing trip, his grandmother said.
Parker King and his father, Irwin, were about 20 miles offshore when...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Holidays are a lucky time for a treasure-hunting family from Sanford.
Last year on Labor Day, the Schmitts made national news when they pulled several pieces of a solid gold chain — more than 60 feet in all — from the water off the coast...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Crystal Cruises on Thursday announced its first cruise along the icy Northwest Passage from Alaska to New York on an itinerary that took two years to plan. The 900-mile journey sails through more than 20 waterways and stops in places such as Canada's...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 3:21 PM
The F-4D Phantom jet parked in a hangar at Orlando Executive Airport does not look like much now, its paint faded and scratched, stripped of its engines and instruments. But it once was considered the mightiest flying machine in America's war arsenal....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
From dive-bar casual to Margaritaville wannabes to simply sophisticated, the dining options on Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices.
We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The fortune-tellers hawk their services along the boardwalk, offering to read palms, study tarot cards and gaze into crystal balls for $5.
But for free, you can get most anyone along the seaside stretch to peer into the future, and it doesn't look...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:18 PM
Draped in a German flag, shouting at the large-screen television in his native tongue, Steven Koegler was a portrait of unrestrained joy.
Slumped in a corner table, still trying to make sense of it all an hour after the World Cup final had ended, Hector...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The property market in Brazil appears to be heating up and, mark my words, I plan to dive in with the zeal of seasoned real estate pros like Donald Trump or that Barbara woman from "Shark Tank."
At issue is what to do with 12 soccer stadiums that were...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:45 AM
A Florida family scavenging for sunken treasure on a shipwreck has found the missing piece of a 300-year-old gold filigree necklace sacred to Spanish priests, officials said on Tuesday.
Eric Schmitt, a professional salvager, was scavenging with his...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:35 AM
A patch of rainy, windy weather in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean has become better organized in the past few hours and is given a 70 percent chance of strengthening into a tropical depression, according to a 2 p.m. advistory from the National Hurricane...