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    In 'crisis mode,' American asks federal judge to end alleged work slowdowns by union
    American Airlines Group Inc. (Nasdaq: AAL) filed a request Friday with a federal judge seeking to end alleged work slowdowns and stoppages that have been harmful to the carrier. President Robert Isom went so far as to say the resulting disruption has caused American to operate ?in crisis mode? to guarantee the carrier can ?get our customers to their destinations.? The latest filing in the Northern District of Texas comes only a few weeks after the Fort Worth-based airline accused the union?

    Exclusive: Lockheed Martin reportedly secures SeaWorld office space in Orlando
    Companies have struggled to find available office space in Orlando, as a mere three spaces with more than 50,000 square feet currently are open in Central Florida.

    Editor's notebook: And now, a little news from the lighter side
    As I was bouncing around the internet the other day, I happened upon a great little site on UPI's news feed called odd news. So, of course, I had to check it out.

    Southwest latest airline to extend Boeing 737 Max cancellations
    Earlier this month, American Airlines Group Inc. announced it would extend cancellations for flights using the Boeing 737 Max through Sept. 3. Now, Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is following suit. The low-cost carrier has extended the timeframe for the Max's estimated return from Aug. 5 to Sept. 2, citing that Southwest continues to await guidance from the Federal Aviation Administration on impending software updates and training requirements. Southwest is the largest commercial airline operating?

    Here's where Orlando ranks among Florida cities with shortest (and longest) commutes
    Central Florida has seven ZIP codes where lucky drivers have the shortest commutes in Florida. And the region has seven ZIP codes with the state's longest commutes, too. That's according to a study UnitedStatesZipCodes.org released on the Best and Worst Commutes in Florida using the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau, which said the Florida average travel time to work from the latest estimates is 27.8 and has risen 1.4% from 27.4. The 10 shortest commutes in the Sunshine State are in these?

    See this lakehouse-inspired $72.5M apartment project (PHOTOS)
    Maitland's schools, the nearby lakes and the project's location near major employment centers attracted the Miami developer to the site.

    GrowHealthy opens its first medical marijuana dispensary in Orlando
    The firm will open a Daytona Beach location next week.

    Trump's Orlando visit brings crowds and business opportunities (PHOTOS)
    The streets of downtown Orlando were awash in red, white and blue on June 18 as supporters of President Donald Trump gathered to hear him kick off his 2020 re-election bid. "I got into town on Friday, and they let us start waiting in line on Saturday," Lisa Glennon of Georgia told Orlando Business Journal. She and hundreds of fellow fans were allowed onto an open lot on Church Street and Division Avenue at 8 a.m. for the all-day "45 Fest" party leading up to the president's 8 p.m. rally inside Amway?

    The CEO Corner: 11 Keys to clarity and focus in your business
    While it may seem like a blinding flash of the obvious, there are some CEOs and business owners who do not understand the importance of focus and clarity within their business. Clarity defines responsibilities and sets boundaries and expectations. When personal responsibility and ownership exist, creativity, energy and power are released. When not present, people seek freedom. This results in blame, excuses, turf battles and ?us vs. them? thinking. Here are 11 areas to look at so you can?

    Orlando Health, AdventHealth children's hospitals make national rankings
    Both Orlando Health and AdventHealth landed on U.S. News and World Report's list of the top children's hospitals for 2019-20. The pair of local health care providers were ranked as one of the top 50 in several specialties. U.S. News asked 15,000 physicians about the hospitals, which included rankings in 10 specialties such as cancer and neurology, as well as national and state rankings. U.S. News requested data on 191 total hospitals, and 125 submitted enough to be judged in at least one specialty.?