| Aug 11, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Q: Why is Florida allowed to charge tolls on highways like Interstate 95 that were built with federal tax dollars?
Mike Wolf, Boca Raton
A: The federal government allows tolls on new highways and on lanes added to existing interstates, like the new I-...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:53 AM
A 26-year-old drunken woman exposed herself to beachgoers in Cocoa Beach on Friday after downing three shots of vodka, floridatoday.com is reporting.
Megan Fowler of Melbourne refused to be covered with a police officer's blanket as she walked on the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Brevard Zoo has been awarded the Gold Level certification by the Florida Society for Ethical Ecotourism. It's the first time for a zoo in Florida to get the certification and is the largest attraction in the state to hold a Gold Level status.
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:36 PM
The hunt for an Alabama man accused of ambushing, kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 30-year-old woman and her 8-year-old daughter came to an end in a Boynton Beach hospital room Monday.
It was four days earlier when police in Ozark, a city in...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:14 AM
Geesh ... hope she was at least wearing some sunscreen.
A cop spotted Megan Fowler, 26, walking near the Cocoa Beach shoreline with her breast exposed and her shorts below her waist, exposing her privates, records show, reports Florida Today in...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:13 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott signed a record $77 billion, election-year budget Monday that boosts spending on schools and the environment while sparing hundreds of millions in local projects from the threat of vetoes.
The spending plan for the...
| Jun 26, 2014
Betty Harper Moyer, 87, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at The Heritage at Lowman Home in Chapin, South Carolina.
Born in Onego, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie G. Harper and Carrie Smith Harper. She was the wife of the late Morgan B....
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:36 PM
You've heard of square dancing and you've heard of line dancing, but did you know the granddaddy of partnered folk dance is called 'contra'? While modern square dancing comes out of a 1920s American revival of the art, contra dancing is the original...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The U.S. military will be letting the Navy Blue Angels and Air Force Thunderbirds back in the sky in 2014, and several Florida stops have already been announced.
"Community outreach is key to connecting Americans to the military," said Blue Angels...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Florida once again topped both the nation and the world for its number of shark attacks with a total of 24 unprovoked incidences during 2013, according to statistics compiled by SharkAttackFile.net.
That number makes up nearly half of the 53...