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Chicago Tribune
Why you should always buy the men's version of almost anythingRadio Flyer sells a red scooter for boys and a pink scooter for girls. Both fea
Why you should always buy the men's version of almost anything
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Radio Flyer sells a red scooter for boys and a pink scooter for girls. Both feature plastic handlebars, three wheels and a foot brake. Both weigh about five pounds. The only significant difference is the price, a new report reveals. Target listed... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
12 things to do for Valentine's Day around OrlandoIn the grand scheme of things Valentine's Day is just another day to show your
12 things to do for Valentine's Day around Orlando
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
In the grand scheme of things Valentine's Day is just another day to show your sweetie how much you care. But love's day is Sunday, and the weekend is packed with a grand assortment of activities designed for couples looking to spend quality time... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Governor appoints three UCF trusteesThe trustees, who don't get paid, are responsible for making decisions about ac
Governor appoints three UCF trustees
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
The trustees, who don't get paid, are responsible for making decisions about academic programs and approving the school's budget. The governor's office announced the appointments this week although the three men still must be confirmed by the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Victims identified in fatal Glitz nightclub shootingThe Orange-Osceola Medical Examiner's Office has identified two victims who die
Victims identified in fatal Glitz nightclub shooting
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
The Orange-Osceola Medical Examiner's Office has identified two victims who died from this weekend's mass shooting at the Glitz Ultra Lounge nightclub on Universal Boulevard. The victims are Joseph Villalobos, 22, and Jonathan Avila Rojas, 33,... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars capture team championship in first spring event#REaDAllOver Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Head coach Gerrod Chadwell and th
Cougars capture team championship in first spring event
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
#REaDAllOver Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Head coach Gerrod Chadwell and the Cougars claimed a victory in their first team event of the spring season. | File photo/The Cougar After shooting... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
2016 Cougar football schedule releasedThe American Athletic Conference announced the 2016 Football schedule today. Th
2016 Cougar football schedule released
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
The American Athletic Conference announced the 2016 Football schedule today. The AAC Champions begin their defending season against the 2015 College Football Playoff semifinalist University of Oklahoma at NRG Stadium on Sept. 3. The Cougars are... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Wendy's data breach draws Orlando lawsuitAn Orlando man who said his payment data was stolen at a local Wendy’s restaura
Wendy's data breach draws Orlando lawsuit
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
An Orlando man who said his payment data was stolen at a local Wendy’s restaurant is apparently the first plaintiff in the nation to sue over Wendy’s recent data breach investigation. The lawsuit, filed in federal court Monday, alleges that someone... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hillsong United, Rend Collective bring night of musical worship to CFE ArenaAustralian Christian rock band Hillsong United will bring a night of songs and
Hillsong United, Rend Collective bring night of musical worship to CFE Arena
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Australian Christian rock band Hillsong United will bring a night of songs and worship to the CFE Arena at the University of Central Florida on Feb. 12. Hillsong United started performing in 1998 as a worship band from the Hillsong megachurch in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pentatonix to serenade Orlando's CFE Arena in AprilGrammy-winning a cappella group Pentatonix will stop at the University of Centr
Pentatonix to serenade Orlando's CFE Arena in April
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Grammy-winning a cappella group Pentatonix will stop at the University of Central Florida’s CFE Arena on April 14. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 12. Easily one of the biggest vocal groups in the world today, Pentatonix have... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Pentatonix announces world tour including Oklahoma datePentatonix will perform in concert May 7 at Tulsa's BOK Center. Photo provided
Pentatonix announces world tour including Oklahoma date
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Pentatonix will perform in concert May 7 at Tulsa's BOK Center. Photo provided TULSA - Grammy Award-winning vocal group Pentatonix has announced today the first tour dates for its 2016 world tour, including a spring show in Tulsa. Pentatonix... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Report of gunshots near UCF leads to felony drug investigationA report of gunshots at an apartment complex near the University of Central Flo
Report of gunshots near UCF leads to felony drug investigation
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
A report of gunshots at an apartment complex near the University of Central Florida has become a felony drug investigation. According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, deputies couldn't locate any gunshot victims at the Mercury 3100 off-campus... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
New Safe Harbor Pact Offers Temporary Port in StormThrough an eleventh-hour maneuver, the United States and the European Union las
New Safe Harbor Pact Offers Temporary Port in Storm
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
Through an eleventh-hour maneuver, the United States and the European Union last week avoided action that could have choked the movement of data between the regions and caused financial harm to U.S. companies. It may be only a temporary respite,... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Central High's remarkable journeyLate on a Friday night in early September, Kingsland, Georgia, is a ghost town.
Miami Central High's remarkable journey
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
Late on a Friday night in early September, Kingsland, Georgia, is a ghost town. Stores are shuttered, restaurants empty. Save for a Wal-Mart Supercenter and a mile-long strip of fast-food joints and cheap motels, the city of 15,000 is quiet and... Read more
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PhysOrg
New liquid crystals prevent automobile touch screens from freezingIn addition to appearing in nearly every consumer electronic device, liquid cry
New liquid crystals prevent automobile touch screens from freezing
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
In addition to appearing in nearly every consumer electronic device, liquid crystal displays have recently proliferated in automobiles too, in heads-up displays, instrument cluster displays, navigation systems and entertainment displays. Due to... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars hit the road for a pair of AAC match ups Women’s basketball head coach Ronald Hughey has had a tough job at UH, coachi
Cougars hit the road for a pair of AAC match ups
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
Women’s basketball head coach Ronald Hughey has had a tough job at UH, coaching his team to a combined 11-41 record over the past two years. | File photo/The Cougar The UH women’s basketball team... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Arrests made in bust near UCFORLANDO, Fla. - Two people were arrested early Tuesday in a bust at an apartmen
Arrests made in bust near UCF
Local 6 Orlando / Posted yesterday
ORLANDO, Fla. - Two people were arrested early Tuesday in a bust at an apartment complex near the University of Central Florida, Orange County sheriff's officials said. Deputies said they went to the Mercury 3100 apartments after getting a call... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Cougars sit fourth after second round of UCF Challenge#REaDAllOver Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Senior Raegan Bremer is tied for 22n
Cougars sit fourth after second round of UCF Challenge
The Daily Cougar / Posted yesterday
#REaDAllOver Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Senior Raegan Bremer is tied for 22nd after the second round of the UCF Challenge, sitting just +5 over par. | File photo/The Cougar The 42nd ranked... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Political posts can test the strength of Facebook friendshipsFacebook is all about connecting with friends, but in an election year politics
Political posts can test the strength of Facebook friendships
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Facebook is all about connecting with friends, but in an election year politics can put those friendships to the test. The conflicts are not just fueled by the usual suspects either. Clashing party lines and ideologies often bring escalating levels... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Europe, US Cut 11th Hour Safe Harbor DealEurope and the United States on Tuesday announced a new Safe Harbor agreement t
Europe, US Cut 11th Hour Safe Harbor Deal
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 2 days ago
Europe and the United States on Tuesday announced a new Safe Harbor agreement that neutralizes the threat of enforcement actions against domestic companies handling overseas data. Called the "EU-US Privacy Shield," the agreement aims to protect the... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Europe, US Cut 11th Hour Safe Harbor DealEurope and the United States on Tuesday announced a new Safe Harbor agreement t
Europe, US Cut 11th Hour Safe Harbor Deal
E-Commerce Times / Posted 2 days ago
Europe and the United States on Tuesday announced a new Safe Harbor agreement that neutralizes the threat of enforcement actions against domestic companies handling overseas data. Called the "EU-US Privacy Shield," the agreement aims to protect the... Read more
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The Auto Channel
New Liquid Crystals Prevent Automobile Touch Screens From FreezingWASHINGTON—In addition to appearing in nearly every consumer electronic device,
New Liquid Crystals Prevent Automobile Touch Screens From Freezing
The Auto Channel / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON—In addition to appearing in nearly every consumer electronic device, liquid crystal displays have recently proliferated in automobiles too, in heads-up displays, instrument cluster displays, navigation systems and entertainment displays.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Barbados-born woodturner wins Mount Dora Arts FestivalMOUNT DORA — For woodturner John Mascoll of Safety Harbor, winning the Best of
Barbados-born woodturner wins Mount Dora Arts Festival
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
MOUNT DORA — For woodturner John Mascoll of Safety Harbor, winning the Best of Show award at the Mount Dora Arts Festival was déjà vu. He had won top honors and the $5,000 prize at the festival in 2015. Sunday morning, he learned he'd won it... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Augusta wome are tied for third iat the Central Florida ChallengeSunday, February 7, 2016 ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta Jaguars are six shots off
Augusta wome are tied for third iat the Central Florida Challenge
News 12 Augusta / Posted 3 days ago
Sunday, February 7, 2016 ORLANDO, Fla. – The Augusta Jaguars are six shots off the lead in a tie for third at the UCF Challenge after shooting a 13-over 301 on Sunday in first round action at Eagle Creek Golf Club. Hosted by the University of... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Former students file suit against UCF over data breachTwo former University of Central Florida students have filed a lawsuit alleging
Former students file suit against UCF over data breach
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
Two former University of Central Florida students have filed a lawsuit alleging the school put them at an increased risk for identity theft and failed to notify them of the data breach in a timely manner. The lawsuit comes in response to UCF’s... Read more
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York Daily Record
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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USA Today
On campus, Feb. 71. A faculty vote on Feb. 2 made the change official: Brown University’s Fall W
On campus, Feb. 7
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
1. A faculty vote on Feb. 2 made the change official: Brown University’s Fall Weekend, which was called Columbus Day, is getting a name change again — this time to Indigenous People’s Day, reported The Brown Daily Herald. The change from Columbus Day... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
41st annual Mount Dora Arts Festival opens todayThe event, a juried fine arts festival, takes place in downtown Mount Dora. Org
41st annual Mount Dora Arts Festival opens today
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The event, a juried fine arts festival, takes place in downtown Mount Dora. Organizers expect 250,000 people to attend over the two days. This year's judges include Mark Price, professor at University of Central Florida School of Visual Arts and... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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USA Today
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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First Coast News
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on displaySuper Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold o
Super Bowl ads to put diversity on display
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
Super Bowl ads are practically an event unto themselves. And when they unfold on the screen this Sunday, viewers will see a reflection of America's diversity. While Hollywood faces a backlash over an all-white slate of acting nominees for this... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Blue Origin Lifts The Veil On Its Future Plans ... Just A BitCompany Official Hints At Multiple New Shepard Flight Tests In The Next Two Yea
Blue Origin Lifts The Veil On Its Future Plans ... Just A Bit
The Aero-News Network / Posted 4 days ago
Company Official Hints At Multiple New Shepard Flight Tests In The Next Two Years Blue Origin, which has largely kept development of its rockets out of the media, has allowed a peek behind the curtain at the company's future plans. The company... Read more
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Business Wire
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Investigates University of Central Florida Data BreachSEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keller Rohrback L.L.P. is investigating recent report
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. Investigates University of Central Florida Data Breach
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keller Rohrback L.L.P. is investigating recent reports that a data breach at the University of Central Florida (UCF) may have compromised the names and social security numbers of 63,000 students and faculty. The university... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
9 Investigates sex assaults on UCF campusA White House report shows, one in five women will be sexually assaulted, while
9 Investigates sex assaults on UCF campus
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
A White House report shows, one in five women will be sexually assaulted, while in college. And 9 Investigates uncovered at Florida's largest university, which is also one of the largest in the nation, only one in five alleged sexual assaults results... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
UCF notifying 63,000 students and faculty of data breachUniversity of Central Florida officials say they will notify the victims of a m
UCF notifying 63,000 students and faculty of data breach
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
University of Central Florida officials say they will notify the victims of a massive data breach by next week, but students say they don’t want to wait. School officials said they mailed letters Friday to the 63,000 current and former students,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
FBI: UCF not alone in getting hackedORLANDO, Fla. - One day after the University of Central Florida announced its c
FBI: UCF not alone in getting hacked
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. - One day after the University of Central Florida announced its computer systems had been hacked, the Federal Bureau of Investigation told News 6 that its agents are looking into similar incidents at other colleges and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fiery judicial campaign riled legal community, sparked Bar probeAccusations of underhanded tactics, attack mailers and mutually exchanged outra
Fiery judicial campaign riled legal community, sparked Bar probe
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Accusations of underhanded tactics, attack mailers and mutually exchanged outrage: These are all fixtures of the late-summer months during election years in Central Florida. But their appearance in the race for a seat on the Orange-Osceola... Read more
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ESPN
Lapchick: Human trafficking is the Super Bowl of sufferingThere has been speculation for many years about the staging of the Super Bowl a
Lapchick: Human trafficking is the Super Bowl of suffering
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
There has been speculation for many years about the staging of the Super Bowl as a magnet for increased sex trafficking. As fans gather in the San Francisco Bay Area this week, local authorities, as they have been doing for the past several years at... Read more
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The Washington Times
63K Social Security numbers compromised in UCF data breachThe University of Central Florida revealed on Thursday that the Social Security
63K Social Security numbers compromised in UCF data breach
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
The University of Central Florida revealed on Thursday that the Social Security numbers of some 63,000 current and former students, staff and faculty members were compromised last month in a massive data breach. UCF President John Hitt said in a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Colleges open food banks for needy studentsCollege students are supposed to arrive hungry for knowledge, but some local sc
Colleges open food banks for needy students
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
College students are supposed to arrive hungry for knowledge, but some local schools say too many just arrive hungry. As a result, a growing number of Florida colleges have created food pantries to assist students struggling to buy food. "We have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UCF will pitch downtown campus project next monthUCF leaders will make a last-minute pitch to the Florida Board of Governors, ho
UCF will pitch downtown campus project next month
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
UCF leaders will make a last-minute pitch to the Florida Board of Governors, hoping to get approval for the project and get state funding, days before the Legislature adjourns for the 2016 session. The meeting will be scheduled in Orlando on March... Read more
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The Register
Disney World-area University admits massive data breachThe University of Central Florida (UCF) has admitted that hackers who broke int
Disney World-area University admits massive data breach
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
The University of Central Florida (UCF) has admitted that hackers who broke into its systems may have snaffled the personal details of more than 60,000 staff and students. The breach, discovered in early January but only made public on Thursday,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
02/07: Business eventsChamber East Orlando: Networking opportunities, Coffee Club East, 8:30-9:30 a.
02/07: Business events
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Chamber East Orlando: Networking opportunities, Coffee Club East, 8:30-9:30 a.m., first and third Thursday of the month, Buffalo Wild Wings Waterford Lakes, 504 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando; Nona Business After Hours, 6-8 p.m. first and third Tuesday... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Free yogurt on Monday at Yogurtland, and free events this weekCORNELL FINE ARTS MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-S
Free yogurt on Monday at Yogurtland, and free events this week
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
CORNELL FINE ARTS MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; 1000 Holt Ave. Rollins College, Winter Park; free; 407-646-2526. "Doris Leeper: Hard Edges," "Transcommunality: Laura Anderson Barbata, Collaboration Beyond... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Track and field, basketball among this weekend's sporting eventsTrack and field, basketball among this weekend’s sporting events Women’s tenni
Track and field, basketball among this weekend's sporting events
The Daily Cougar / Posted 5 days ago
Track and field, basketball among this weekend’s sporting events Women’s tennis kicks off the eventful weekend in UH sports when they take on the University of Arizona at the John E. Hoff Courts. | Justin Tijerina/The Cougar The Cougars are in for... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Social Security numbers of 63,000 students, staff compromisedTens of thousands of students and staff at America's second-largest college, th
Social Security numbers of 63,000 students, staff compromised
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
Tens of thousands of students and staff at America's second-largest college, the University of Central Florida, have had their personal information compromised. UCF has opened a call center for anyone with questions and concerns. One student, who... Read more
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