ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The parents of the Florida mother who was acquitted in July of killing her 2-year-old daughter are set to appear on the "Dr. Phil" television show next month.&..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A nationally-respected housing group is putting out a report on foreclosures in various housing markets. The outlook is grim for Fort Myers-Cape Coral. "We find t..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A police chase ended Tuesday at Apollo Drive and East Michigan Avenue with the arrest of Tarvarise Johnson. A Crime Stoppers tip lead to his capture. He was wante..
MIAMI (AP) - A lawyer in the case of an elderly Muslim cleric and his two sons who are accused of providing support to the Pakistani Taliban argues a government secrecy request cou..
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Creed Black, a former publisher at the Lexington Herald-Leader, has died in Florida. He was 86. Black made dramatic changes to the newspaper..
ESTERO, Fla.- Faculty and staff at Florida Gulf Coast University are celebrating the beginning of a new school year at their annual Welcome Back celebration. University president, ..
It's been more than a year since the gulf oil spill and some fishermen believe the gulf still hasn't completely recovered. They say they've been catching fish with sores, fin rot a..
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A former executive of a Florida charter jet company whose plane crashed at New Jersey's Teterboro Airport has been sentenced to probation. Jos..
NAPLES, Fla.- This already well-stocked facility will soon be home to up to 5,000 more books, thanks to the generous donation from the Friends of the Collier County Library, but th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court says Gov. Rick Scott overstepped his authority by suspending state agency rule-making procedures. The justices ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested two marijuana dealers in two separate undercover drug operations Monday. Timothy Joseph Grundy,..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - About two dozen people were evacuated from a Jacksonville apartment complex following what police described as a meth lab explosion. Pol..
MIAMI (AP) - Immigrants in South Florida are joining groups nationwide to protest the Obama administration's decision to make its Secure Communities program mandatory. ..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested an Englewood woman for selling them Oxycodone pills Monday afternoon. At the jail, she was found to h..
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a man crashed through the Panama City Beach Waffle House while trying to run over his wife, who is a waitress at the restaurant. Pana..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- It was a simple drive home for this Cape Coral man until he heard the shots. "I took my fiances head, I shoved her down you know. I didn't know which way bul..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Southwest Floridians concerned about airplane noise have an outlet for their comments this week. Southwest Florida International Airport is holding a series of p..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A Lee County father saves the life of his son after he's struck by lightning while doing roofing work. It all happened in Charlotte County just before 10 ..
Because of state budget cuts, the Collier County Health Department is losing $24,000 in funding for their healthy beaches program.As a result, three beaches in the county will no l..
NAPLES, Fla.- Sunburned and exhausted, Jill Oldak knows she's lucky to be sitting next to her 93 year-old husband Harold. The avid sailors were out on the water over the week..