TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Police are investigating a rooftop explosion that rocked a Tampa Bay-area neighborhood. Tarpon Springs Police say two people were inju..
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) - Family members say they're looking for answers after 46-year-old Andrea Sheldon was shot and killed by sheriff's deputies in northeast Florida. &nbs..
MIAMI (AP) - It's FCAT week for students across Florida. Students in elementary, middle and high school are required to take the Florida Comprehensive Assessment ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Friday, the Fort Myers Police Department conducted two driver’s license checkpoints in the City. Police came in contact with 1,870 vehicles. All vehicles..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Police are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a Fort Myers man early Sunday morning. On Sunday, at 1:31 a.m., the Fort Myers Police Department responded ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a taxi driver for providing four girls ages 12 to 14 with marijuana, cigarettes and alc..
LONDON (AP) - London's Gatwick Airport is closed after a Virgin Atlantic flight from Britain to Florida made an emergency landing Monday because of a "technical problem" on board t..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida Forest Service says a brush fire burning in the Picayune Strand State Forest is now 100% contained. As of 9:30pm Sunday, the fire was reported to..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two bicyclists on an early-morning ride in central Florida found two burning bodies along their trail. Orange County Sheriff's Office Capt. Ang..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Actor and comedian Bill Cosby says the debate over the killing of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer should be focused on guns, not race. In an inte..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office says a missing 63 year-old man has been found alive and well. Deputies say Thomas O'Brien voluntarily walked away from ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla - "He used to get up late and I would drive him to school. Like I said, to me he wasn't a bad kid. He was a very nice kid." That's how one neighbor describe..
PORT CHARLOTTE Fla.- On Friday a statewide silver alert went out from the Charlotte County Sheriffs Office. The alert said that a depressed 63 year old, Thomas O'Brien had gone mis..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Friday night, Lee County deputies discovered drugs and a cache of weapons inside a Harlem Heights home. Deputies were patrolling the area near Hager Court when t..
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL - 53 year old Rodolfo Burbano was arrested on Thursday for allegedly pumping the contents of his septic tank into the storm drain in front of his house. A neighb..
IMMOKALEE, Fla -- Dozens of hot air balloons and their pilots crowded the Immokalee Airport this morning. It's for the Balloons Over Paradise Festival, all in an effort to rai..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- On Monday, April 9, at approximately 8:30 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call about a possible injured person or persons. The incident was at ..
NAPLES, Fla. - After David Duseau moved to Naples from out of state, he says the DMV told him it could transfer over his driver's license, just not in his current legal name. "I un..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott took time off from carrying luggage, working the ticket counter and other airport tasks to meet a familiar traveler who had just jetted in from W..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Drive off the Cape Coral Bridge coming into the city and you're going to have to pass the property. The problem is, its been vacant for years. But one man sees a ..