News archive from 20 July 2015

Report: Suspect connected to Cocoa assault, robbery was arrested

A suspect connected to a potential Cocoa robbery and assault was taken into custody on Sunday in a mobile home community, Florida Today reports. The man, according to Florida Today, was taken into custody after hours avoiding Brevard County Sheriff's...

 
Pot for kids good medicine, some parents say

Pot for kids good medicine, some parents say

FLINT, Mich. -- In Grand Blanc Township , near Flint, a family gives daily doses of olive oil infused with medical marijuana to their 6-year-old daughter afflicted with a life-threatening seizure disorder. After years of seeing her suffer, the girl's...

 
Florida Supreme Court chief justice says judges in dire need of better pay

Florida Supreme Court chief justice says judges in dire need of better pay

Florida's Chief Justice Jorge Labarga is rallying for something that hasn't happened in almost a decade. He wants a raise. Labarga said better pay for judges is among his top priorities as he enters the second and final year of his term as the state's...

 
Online reviews are growing way to connect businesses, customers

Online reviews are growing way to connect businesses, customers

Julie Kean didn't particularly enjoy her recent visit to PDQ restaurant in Sanford. So she did what an increasing number of people do: left a less-than-stellar review on the popular online business-review site Yelp. The 55-year-old Lake Mary resident...

 

Report: Boat blaze on Lake Brantley

A ski boat was lost on Lake Brantley on Sunday, after the engine caught fire, Fox 35 reports. jinman@orlandosentinel.com or 407-420-5002 Copyright © 2015, Orlando Sentinel

 
Hospitals tap patients and families to help plan facilities

Hospitals tap patients and families to help plan facilities

NASHVILLE — Amy Buesing spent much of her career as a hospital pharmacist, but she found herself as a frequent inpatient guest at Memorial Medical in Las Cruces, N.M., when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and, later, osteoarthritis that advanced...

 
British Open 2015: Monday's Round 4 tee times, TV schedule

British Open 2015: Monday's Round 4 tee times, TV schedule

Jordan Spieth, one stroke back of the lead at the British Open, is also one round away from winning his third consecutive major. But that isn't the only story line to follow Monday when the tournament concludes. Paul Dunne, the 22-year-old amateur,...

Usa Today, 20:05 in Sport
 
New Cosby revelations are 'devastating'

New Cosby revelations are 'devastating'

However bad things looked for disgraced comedian Bill Cosby, they somehow just got worse. The New York Timesposted a damaging story Saturday night citing Cosby's full deposition of 10 years ago from a lawsuit filed by a woman who accused the star of...

 
AC/DC's Rudd is out on bail after new charge

AC/DC's Rudd is out on bail after new charge

Former AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd has been arrested again, though there are few details. Here's what we know about his latest run-in with the law. Video provided by Newsy SYDNEY (AP) — AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was released on bail on Monday a day after he...

 
Good week for science, amazing week for Pluto

Good week for science, amazing week for Pluto

This was an awesome week for science. Scratch that, it was out of this world. In more good news, the European Space Agency heard from comet lander Philae again through Rosetta after several weeks of silence. United Launch Alliance successfully sent an...

 
James: Everything lining up for Kyle Busch in three-win blitz

James: Everything lining up for Kyle Busch in three-win blitz

LOUDON, N.H. — Kyle Busch is becoming unstoppable in ever ridiculous ways. Even he struggles to believe it sometimes. It was remarkable enough that Busch returned from a broken leg and foot after missing the first 11 Sprint Cup races of the season....

Usa Today, 20:17 in Sport
 

Songwriter, music producer 'Buddy' Buie dies

ATLANTA (AP) — Perry "Buddy" Buie, a songwriter and producer who helped form the Atlanta Rhythm Section and then fuel its success with the lyrics he wrote for the band, has died. He was 74. Buie died Saturday, said Chip Chapman, owner of...

 
3 dead after family swept away in Ohio flooding

3 dead after family swept away in Ohio flooding

CINCINNATI — A mother pregnant with her fifth child and two of her children were killed after a torrential downpour in Brown County swept away their mobile home late Saturday. The victims were part of a family of six, who was huddling for safety in...

 

Teen goes to see girlfriend - is met by stepfather and shotguns

A 16-year-old had planned to see his girlfriend on Sunday afternoon. But, according to deputies, her stepfather doesn't like him, and the visit didn't go as planned. That's when the stepfather's friend, 50-year-old Alvin Gene Knight, pulled the...

 
Warner Studio Tour boasts 'Central' perks

Warner Studio Tour boasts 'Central' perks

At Warner Bros.' Studio 48: Script to Screen, sets from 'Friends,' 'Two and a Half Men,' 'Gravity' and more are open to the public. USA TODAY's Bryan Alexander gets a behind-the-scenes tour. BURBANK, Calif. — Two and a Half Men has a new home. Right...

 

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