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Paolo Banchero has 3-point play in final second to lift Magic past Pistons, 112-109

Feb. 24, 2024 23:10 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Paolo Banchero broke a tie on a three-point play with 0.8 seconds left and finished with 15 points in the Orlando Magic's 112-109 victory over the NBA-worst Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. “We wanted to get the last shot,” Banchero said. “When I got the...

Marriott Vacations Worldwide: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 19:23 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. (VAC) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $35 million. On a per-share basis, the Orlando, Florida-based company said it had profit of 93 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and...

Bird, Catchings, Rose and Miller among honorees at NBA Legends Brunch

Feb. 18, 2024 20:10 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Larry Bird is officially a legend, Tamika Catchings was overwhelmed, Jalen Rose was moved to tears and Reggie Miller hugged his former antagonist Spike Lee. As always, the NBA Legends Brunch was not lacking for moments. The brunch — held on...

Ben Affleck inspired J.Lo's first album in a decade. She's using it to poke fun at her romantic past

Feb. 15, 2024 09:54 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Throughout her career, Jennifer Lopez has been hailed as an epochal, prolific and hard-working artist. One adjective not often associated with the pop icon-turned-actor and movie producer, however, is self-deprecating. But as she readies to drop her first studio...

Summer McIntosh ends Katie Ledecky's 13-year unbeaten streak in 800-meter freestyle

Feb. 09, 2024 13:53 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Katie Ledecky's 13-year unbeaten streak in the 800-meter freestyle is over, setting up a potential challenge from Canadian phenom Summer McIntosh at the Paris Olympics. The 17-year-old McIntosh finished almost 6 seconds ahead of Ledecky at a sectional meet in...

2 JetBlue planes make contact at Logan Airport, wingtip touches tail

Feb. 08, 2024 17:50 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Two JetBlue planes made contact Thursday morning at Boston Logan International Airport, with one wingtip touching another plane's tail. No one was hurt and both flights were canceled, Jennifer Mehigan of the Massachusetts Port Authority said in an email. ...

NNN REIT: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 08, 2024 08:51 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — NNN REIT, Inc (NNN) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results matched Wall Street expectations. The Orlando, Florida-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $149...

Gencor: Fiscal Q1 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 06, 2024 16:53 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Gencor Industries Inc. (GENC) on Tuesday reported earnings of $4.3 million in its fiscal first quarter. The Orlando, Florida-based company said it had profit of 30 cents per share. The maker of heavy machinery used for...

Disney wants trade secrets kept confidential in lawsuit with DeSantis appointees

Feb. 05, 2024 11:41 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney wants to keep confidential any proprietary information or trade secrets that comes out of its state court fight with Gov. Ron DeSantis' appointees over who controls the governing district at Walt Disney World. The entertainment giant asked a state court...

Disney appeals dismissal of free speech lawsuit as DeSantis says company should 'move on'

Feb. 01, 2024 17:31 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney on Thursday appealed a judge's dismissal of its free speech lawsuit over what it described as Gov. Ron DeSantis' retaliatory takeover of Walt Disney World's governing district, as the Florida governor separately called any appeal “a mistake.” “They...