CAPE CORAL, Fla.- At 5:30 a.m. Cape Police responded to 4928 Viceroy Court for a shooting investigation. The victim, identified as Nelson Milton, told police that two males known t..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A friend says the pilot who died after suffering a heart attack at a Fort Lauderdale airport still managed to steer the plane away from everyone. ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida A&M band member says he was verbally harassed by another member for not joining a subgroup of the band's trombone section known as "Thunder."..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The first interviews of survivors - and the first impressions of people across the world - of the ill-fated Costa Concordia cruise liner that ran aground and t..
NAPLES, Fla. - A party for Myra Daniels must have music and art. The daughter of a musician and singer founded the Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts 30 years ago. She served ..
SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.- Richard Richter says an aggressive, viney plant called an "air potato" is plaguing his Sanibel property."I've been fighting them for 15 years on the island an..
PINE ISLAND, Fla. - A Southwest Florida military outreach program is offering a reward in last week's fire that destroyed the Pine Island Chamber of Commerce building. Operation Op..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Brazilian man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl on a cruise ship is being held in the Broward County Jail without bail. Broward Circuit J..
GARY FINEOUT/Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott, the outsider who at one point railed against the political establishment, may soon start getting the kind of..
Heather Mazurkiewicz says contractors in the Cape are growing increasingly frustrated by small birds.. causing widespread problems. "Not only for the contractor.. we're more..
News reporter Alissa Reitmeier got in the ring with boxing coach Troy Carter to learn how young athletes prepare for the Golden Gloves competition.
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - With his ashes in hand, Kathy Rouskey took one last leap from a plane with her husband Nick. Her son Nick, Jr. and daughter-in-law Amy also jumped, in a final sk..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The difficult job of rebuilding the image of Edison State College is going to a longtime local resident. Former lawmaker Dudley Goodlette has been hired as the i..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Hundreds of gadget-minded high school students battled it out Saturday in a robot challenge at Mariner High School in Cape Coral. The task for the teams was to b..
MIAMI - The director of the NOAA National Hurricane Center plans to retire later this year. Bill Read announced his plans to retire from the position on June 1, 2012, following&nbs..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office is releasing new surveillance photos in hopes of catching the suspect in a December robbery. Detectives are looking for a man w..
NEBI QENA/Associated Press TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Kosovo-born American citizen accused of plotting bomb attacks around Tampa was a loner who had grown increasingly radical in his M..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The head of the union representing Florida's corrections officers is calling on state lawmakers to hold community hearings on Gov. Rick Scott's plan to close sev..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The co-owner of South Florida pain clinics responsible for illegally distributing some 20 million pain pills has been sentenced to more than 15 years i..
BIG CYPRESS NATIONAL PRESERVE, Fla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is reporting the fourth panther death of 2012. FWC officials said the panther was found in poor condi..