| May 19, 2014
| 4:21 AM
Pressed for cash? Why not use some funny money?
Well, for starters, there's noting funny about jail time.
When John Sheldon Jernigan handed over $400 to the clerk at the Bay County Courthouse to pay his trespassing fine, the clerk noticed something...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Buoyed by a record performance in 2013, Broward County is poised to welcome 14 million tourists this year, the region's tourism czar predicted Thursday.
And for 2015, the goal is to reach 15 million.
"We're on the brink of 14 million visitors in 2014,...
| Mar 14, 2014
Much as we like to think our legacy will be the sum of our great works of art and science, humans might go down in geologic history as the force behind a tiny, extraordinary line of dirt. Even a casual observer of the fossil record looking back 100...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
PANAMA CITY - One of the U.S.'s major specialists in Spanish-language film distribution, Paul Hudson's Outsider Pictures will release David Trueba's Goya winner "Living Is Easy with Eyes Closed" in the U.S..
Deal was closed between 6 Sales CEO Marina...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:24 AM
SAN DIEGO - Amid a series of financial and management problems, a nonprofit organization formed to organize a year-long celebration of Balboa Park, the city's "crown jewel," is calling it quits.
Balboa Park Celebration Inc. is disbanding and turning...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
With the winter sports season finished, St. Thomas Aquinas, American Heritage and Grandview Prep lead their respective classifications in the FHSAA Floyd E. Lay Sunshine Cup all-sports award standings.
Here are the top 10 teams in the overall...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a recipe for disaster: Posing as a cop to get stuff to cook meth.
John Travis Clark, of Santa Rosa Beach, posed as a fake undercover cop to make it easier to buy a chemical used in making meth, according to real Walton County law enforcement...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Panama Canal will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its opening on Aug. 15, but there’s much more to see in this often overlooked country than the impressive waterway.
Travelers on Collette’s nine-day Discover Panama tour will begin...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Spirit Airlines ranked among the world's most profitable airlines in 2013, according to an Airline Weekly profitability ranking released Monday.
The Miramar-based low-cost carrier was No. 2 with a 17 percent operating profit margin, following Panama's...
| May 4, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Voters in Panama went to the polls Sunday to select a new president in an unusually tight race where the victor is likely to maintain free-market policies in Central America's fastest-growing economy.
The new president will oversee an ambitious...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:04 PM
An opposition candidate was headed to victory Sunday in Panama as the region's fastest-growing economy voted for president in an unusually tight race.
Almost complete results showed Juan Carlos Varela of a center-right party winning the presidency. "The...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Upcoming high school spring break tournaments include:
Central Florida Spring Break Slam
At Dr. Phillips, West Orange and Apopka Stuart Martin County vs. Wekiva, 10 a.m., at Dr. Phillips; Jacksonville Bolles vs. Panama City Beach Arnold,...