| Mar 25, 2014
No one can say for certain who will ride the SunRail commuter train when it starts May 1, but a look at a similar system that has run in South Florida for 25 years could offer some clues.
SunRail officials say they have developed no demographic model...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 11:15 AM
All lanes on State Road 408 are open after a crash involving a tractor-trailer rig blocked traffic in both directions for several hours.
The crash knocked an overhead sign onto the highway just before 8 a.m..
Orlando police spokesman Lt. Vincent...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Blue Spring in Volusia County, an international tourism draw where sea cows hunker down during chilly weather, is about to undergo the most ambitious attempt in Florida to reverse the dwindling flow of a particular spring.
The number of manatees seeking...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
It's been a futurist fever dream since at least 1939, when visitors to the General Motors pavilion at the New York World's Fair marveled at a glimpse of the automotive future: a miniaturized model of a city prowled by 50,000 robot cars, controlled not...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:54 PM
The right lane of Interstate 4 eastbound remains blocked at Michigan Street.
Traffic is backed up until Conroy Road.
Traffic has been snarled there since about 9 p.m.
| Feb 6, 2014
If you're still suffering from holidays hangover, brace yourself: Universal Studios' Mardi Gras is back, and it's bigger.
This year's celebration, starting Saturday, runs on 20 select nights spread over four months — from before Valentine's Day...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:50 PM
Like the psycho girlfriend or boyfriend who may pop up in your life, Juan Pablo Montoya and NASCAR were always a bad fit.
He was always an interloper — a guy from another country, for starters — who used to hang with the fancy-schmantzy...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 4:00 PM
FIVE IMPACT PLAYERS
Gregory Howell, RB, 6-1, 205, Coral Gables
A between-the-tackles power runner, Howell is the kind of running back that enjoys contact, and in FAU's run-heavy spread offense, that'll be well-received.
Joe Gold, OL, 6-3, 260, South...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free. Find free events, museums, attractions, music, art exhibits, galleries, and more, absolutely free.
BLACK HERITAGE FESTIVAL: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Sunday; Pettis Park, 800 Mary Ave....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Fantasy of Flight, an aviation-themed attraction in Polk County, will close to the public April 6 and will concentrate on its private-event business, owner Kermit Weeks told employees on Tuesday.
The attraction did not give a reason for the change,...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 7:23 AM
The SUV has seen plenty of segmentation since it was first called an SUV in the 80s. Its heyday in the 90s divided the SUV into midsize and full-size, and now we're shoulder deep in the crossover craze.
With the redesigned 2014 Cherokee, Jeep is...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:27 AM
You could be forgiven for feeling a bit of déjà vu while watching the Mardi Gras parade at Universal Studios, even if you haven't thrown back a hurricane or two. It's all shiny and glittery, with strands of colorful beads zipping past your head, that...