University of Central Florida

James Seevakumaran (AP Photo)

Student who killed self was planning attack

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A University of Central Florida student planned an attack on campus but committed suicide in a dorm before carrying it out, authorities said Monday. Materials found in his dorm room made it appear he had planned a wider attack.

03/18/2013

University of Central Florida police block road near Tower 1 dorm (tall building in center) after weapons and explosive devices were found while investigating apparent suicide by student, Orlando. (AP Photo)

Explosives safely removed from UCF dorm

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Explosive devices found in a dorm at the University of Central Florida have been safely removed from the building and classes have resumed.

03/18/2013

Political ads blitz viewers, risk voter turn off

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Is there any escape from all those political ads in the most hotly contested states in the three weeks before the presidential election? The TV ads come in rapid succession and […]

10/15/2012

WNBA receives top marks for diversity hires

NEW YORK (AP) – The WNBA has reaffirmed its distinction as the top professional sports league in hiring women and minorities to management positions. The league received a combined “A-plus” for its diversity efforts in […]

09/05/2012