Top News

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell tells an audience in Anchorage, Alaska, the amount of this year's Permanent Fund Dividend that will go to most residents just for living in the state, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The $1,884 payout set for Oct. 2 is more than double the amount of last year's $900 checks. (AP Photo/Rachel D'Oro)
Most Alaskans to get nearly $1,900 in oil moneyMost Alaskans to receive nearly $1,900 for 2014 dividends from state's oil savings account
The Associated Press10 minutes ago
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi listens to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Iraq’s new prime minister says foreign ground troops are neither necessary nor wanted in his country’s fight against the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)
AP Interview: Iraq premier nixes US ground troopsAP Interview: Iraqi prime minister rejects US ground troops, chides West for inaction in Syria
The Associated Press10 minutes ago
10ThingstoSeeSports - San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is pushed out of bounds by Chicago Bears free safety Chris Conte, top, as Shea McClellin helps on defense during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
Eisenhower Memorial panel considers Gehry's designEisenhower Memorial Commission considers whether to move forward with Frank Gehry's design
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
Obama praises House vote on arming Syrian rebelsObama says bipartisan House vote is important step toward confronting Islamic State group
The Associated Press5 minutes ago
Marina Silva, presidential candidate of the Brazilian Socialist Party, speaks during an interview with AP in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Silva was thrust into the Socialist Party's presidential nomination when its candidate of choice, Eduardo Campos, died in a plane crash last month. Since then, her anti-establishment profile has propelled her to a neck-and-neck race with actual Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
AP Interview: Brazil's Silva wants better US tiesAP Interview: Brazil candidate Silva says time to improve US ties, push human rights
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
Ben McKenzie arrives at "Gotham" series premiere event at the New York Library on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostiniti/Invision/AP)
Ben McKenzie primed to lead Fox's Batman prequelBen McKenzie is ready to lead Fox's Batman prequel series 'Gotham'
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
A firefighter hoses down a tree being consumed by flames from the King fire near Fresh Pond, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The blaze that started Sunday has consumed more than 18,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
Officials: Wildfire destroyed, damaged 200 homesOfficials surveying town hit by California wildfire boost estimate of damage, destruction
The Associated Press34 minutes ago
Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman talks to the media about Greg Hardy's situation with the NFL football team during a news conference in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The team announced Hardy is taking a voluntary leave of absence with pay and will be placed on the NFL commissioner's exempt list. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Panthers remove DE Greg Hardy from active rosterPanthers remove DE Greg Hardy from active roster until domestic violence case is resolved
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Orlando, FL

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Satanic Group to Distribute Children's Book

    Columnist Sarah Gray recently highlighted, " The Satanic Temple's hilarious response to a pro-religion court ruling " in a Sept. 16 piece for Salon. Media Research Center, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 02:57 PM
  • Man wanted for questioning in double homicide may be in area

    Police in Orange County, Fla., believe a person of interest in a double homicide and attempted homicide there may be in the Charlotte area. The Orange County Sheriff's Office is looking for Nicholas Lopez concerning an Aug. 5 incident that left two dead and another injured, according to a news release. The Gaston Gazette, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 06:10 PM
  • Hillsborough County takes first step toward creating a domestic partner registry

    The Hillsborough County Commission is on its way to creating a domestic partner registry - though it may never actually be called that. Creative Loafing Tampa, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 02:11 PM
  • Satanists Protest Bibles In School With 'Satanic Children's Big Book of Activities'

    Orange County, Florida's public school district has twice allowed a Christian group to pass out Bibles to its students , prompting a self-identified Satanist group to seek equal treatment. A religious organization called The Satanic Temple announced on Sunday that they will provide "Satanic materials to students during the new school year . ThinkProgress, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 01:52 PM
  • Excessive force used in 2010 barber shop raid, appeal court says

    Deputies used excessive force and violated the rights of barbers at Strictly Skillz barber shop when they handcuffed and searched the barbers during a raid in the guise of a license inspection in 2010, an appeal court said this week. "It was a scene right out of a Hollywood movie," the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals said in an opinion issued Tuesday, which puts the Pine Hills barbers' lawsuit against the Orange County Sheriff's Office back on track for trial. The Orlando Sentinel, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 10:39 AM
powered by Topix
AdChoices

Quick Poll

Should school police be issued military weapons? Should school police be issued military weapons?
Yes
No
Depends on the school
Unsure
Vote to see results
AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
S&P 500 2,001.57 2.59
NSDQ 4,562.188 N/A
Symbol Value Change  
Watch List is currently empty.

[Max of 15, separated by commas]