Lakewood Ranch builder plans ‘race village’ near DeSoto Speedway as county OK’s new homes

Thousands of homes are set to be built near the historic DeSoto Speedway in East Manatee County following approval from the Manatee County Commission last week.

It’s the first time the commissioners have approved a new development past the latest

A Lufthansa flight headed for Germany was forced to land early after running into severe turbulence. A passenger says ‘food and people’ went flying into the

Tails of Lufthansa aircraft in Frankfurt, Germany.

Lufthansa said the type of turbulence encountered can occur without warning.Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images

  • A Lufthansa flight from Austin to Frankfurt was forced to land after running into fierce turbulence.

  • Lufthansa said the turbulence was severe, and was