Famous Lani Kai to undergo major makeover

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

 FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- The Lani Kai on Fort Myers Beach is about to undergo a major makeover. The 40-year-old hotel will be renovating 100 rooms and its restaurant overlooki..
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Source Interlink closes its doors after promising SWFL jobs

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- A major employer in Southwest Florida is shutting down. Source Interlink is closing its doors at of the end of business today. The company is a distributor an..
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Gov. Scott promotes small businesses in SWFL

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Governor Rick Scott is in Southwest Florida promoting his plan for our economy. Gov. Scott was at Ultra Tech Enterprises in Punta Gorda this afternoon, highligh..
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Google: We're building car with no steering wheel

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Google will build a car without a steering wheel.    It doesn't need one because it drives itself.    The two-seater won't be sold ..
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Fla. consumer confidence dips slightly

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's consumer confidence is dipping slightly.    The monthly University of Florida survey released Tuesday shows the state's consumer c..
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Spotify breach will require Android app upgrades

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Spotify is requiring people listening to its popular music service on Android devices to install new software as a safeguard against a recent security breach.&..
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Former hacker disrupts cyber attacks

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW YORK (AP) - A prolific computer hacker who infiltrated the servers of major corporations later switched sides and helped the government disrupt hundreds of cyberattacks on Cong..
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S&P 500 index closes above 1,900 for first time

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

The Standard & Poor's 500 index is closing above 1,900 for the first time.    Homebuilder stocks rose after the government reported that sales of new homes incre..
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AAA says more Americans will travel this Memorial Day

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Planes, trains and automobiles... No matter how you choose to travel this Memorial Day weekend, AAA experts say more of us will be going away for the holiday.Busi..
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US new-home sales rose 6.4 percent in April

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Sales of U.S. new homes recovered in April after slumping in the previous two months. But Americans are still buying new homes at a slower pace than they did a ye..
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Toyota recalling 516,000 vehicles in 3 recalls

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Toyota said Thursday it's recalling 516,000 vehicles worldwide - including 430,500 in the U.S. - for three separate safety problems, including brakes that can activa..
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Protesters arrested in pay fight at McDonald's HQ

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) - Protesters were arrested after crossing a barricade outside McDonald's headquarters on Wednesday, as hundreds demonstrated to call attention to the low pay e..
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Busch Gardens, SeaWorld ticket prices rise

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The cost of visiting two Florida theme parks is going up, just in time for summer.    Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando on Monday increased..
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EBay asks users to change password after breach

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - E-commerce site eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords.    T..
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Parade of GM recalls rolls on; 2.4M more vehicles

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

DETROIT (AP) - Another day, another recall from General Motors.    At least that's the way it seems as the automaker reviews safety issues across its line-up of cars..
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Petco to stop selling pet treats made in China

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW YORK (AP) - Petco says it will stop selling dog and cat treats made in China by the end of this year due to ongoing fears that the imported treats are making pets sick. &n..
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Credit Suisse case called warning to foreign banks

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

WASHINGTON (AP) - Credit Suisse AG's guilty plea and $2.6 billion payment in a high-profile case brought by the Justice Department are being held out as a warning to foreign banks ..
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AstraZeneca board rejects new offer from Pfizer

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

NEW YORK (AP) - The board of directors of British drug maker AstraZeneca on Monday rejected the raised $119 billion takeover offer from U.S. drugmaker Pfizer.    Ast..
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Everything must go: Silverdome's assets for sale

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) - The Pontiac Silverdome was the place Elvis, Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones played. And Pope John Paul II prayed. It's where Barry Sanders and Isiah Thoma..
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Coffee fungus raising prices for high-end blends

Updated 4 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to help Central American farmers fight a devastating coffee disease - and hold down the price of your morning cup. ..
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