BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - A Bradenton man previously convicted of killing his parents will be retried in April. A Manatee County judge set the new trial date Monday, after 28-year-old..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A peach fruit fly was found in a trap in a guava tree in Miami-Dade County. A U.S. Department of Agriculture inspector found the fly earlier this month. It..
LARGO, Fla. (AP) - A St. Petersburg man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for a crash that left two men dead. A Pinellas County judge sentenced 27-year-old Daniel Barga on M..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A former ambassador to the Vatican is in charge of planning Governor-elect Rick Scott's inaugural festivities. Francis Rooney, a U.S. ambassador to the..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's 11 public universities have received $10 million in state grants for 31 projects designed to help attract economic development. The grants announ..
MIAMI (AP) - Outgoing Republican U.S. Rep. Lincoln Diaz-Balart is calling on Democratic House leaders to bring the so-called Dream Act immigration bill to a vote during the lame du..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union is urging judges to ensure that foreclosure proceedings in Florida's courts are open to the public and the media. In ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Peoples Gas crews and additional personnel continued making good progress in restoring gas to customers throughout the Ft. Myers and Naples area, returning servi..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Fort Myers man is under arrest after pulling a gun on a school bus driver he felt cut him off in traffic. The bus driver works for a company that transpo..
NAPLES, Fla. - Collier County is making the holidays brighter for our troops. Tuesday, the Collier County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with the Red Cross to stuff stockings...
FORT MYERS, Fla. - This Saturday you have a chance to play a round of golf and help out the Gulf Coast chapter of the Florida Police Benevolent Association.
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Today you have the chance to see how south Cape Coral plans to grow and develop over the next two decades. The Cape's Community Redevelopment Agency has been res..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the current hard closing procedures, Fort Myers bar owners say people pour out into the streets at 2 a.m. They say it's unsafe for them and police. But City..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The city of Cape Coral is calling for an internal audit after thousands of gallons of fuel go missing.A city consultant reports Cape Coral is using nearly 400,00..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - You spend hundreds, even thousands of dollars to come to Florida on vacation, only to have it ruined with cold hotel showers and even colder restaurant food,..
CAPE CORAL. Fla. - Cape Coral Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect who held a woman at knife point in her home earlier today in the southwest Cape.&n..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Tokyo Bay owner, Jeff Shin, says this table was full of customers, when he noticed a problem with the grills gas supply. "I'm looking down there, the gas is gone..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - An auto shop owner wakes up to see a tow truck being stolen from his North Fort Myers business. The real shock came after the thieves wrecked the truck. De..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Nearly 500 southwest Florida businesses remain without gas, while those who have got theirs turned back say their losses range from $500-$50,000. Some businesses..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Luz Huyo walked into a Lee County courtroom today to ask a judge if she could leave jail temporarily, under guard, to visit her home to straighten out her affair..