TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A recent study shows a disproportionate number of Florida teachers left schools that got lower grades after the state changed the way it evaluated th..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Kansas woman who was run over by a Beach Patrol pickup truck in central Florida is in stable condition. Florida Highway Patrol spo..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been found guilty of fatally stabbing his wife and burying her in the woods with the help of his girlfriend. The jury deliberated for less..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have charged a central Florida couple with child abuse and neglect after their toddler was hospitalized for ingesting prescription drug pills. ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives continue their investigation Sunday into what occurred days before, during and after, as part of t..
Braving heat and humidity, thousands of festival-goers turned out for Pine Island's MangoMania. Local vendors showcased everything from mango salsa to mango jelly. "It showcases th..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - The family of a woman run over by a pickup truck is talking out - battling claims they instigated that led to a disagreement turned deadly. Charlotte County She..
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana state police say an 8-year-old boy was driving a pickup truck down an interstate while his drunken father slept in the passenger seat. Troope..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - More than three dozen Florida mayors issued a letter to leaders in the United States Congress and to the members of the Florida congressional delegation, u..
LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a southwest Florida driver who hit a 28-year-old man, dragged him 300 feet and then left the scene. The Florida Highway Patrol..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A 57-year-old Daytona Beach hotel manager has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for luring a 13-year-old boy to the hotel to make child pornography...
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami man was sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty to illegally importing refrigerator gas that depletes the ozone layer and can increase ultraviol..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man suspected of killing two children whose bodies were found in suitcases in a canal also confessed to killing their mother, according to new court ..
RIVERVIEW, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating after two people were fatally shot at a southwest Florida house party. Shortly after midnight, Hillsborough County Sheriff..
A day long event in Cape Coral Saturday raised funds for the family of Private First Class Corey Kent. Kent was home on a visit from Walter Reed hospital in DC and was greeted by d..
NAPLES, Fla. - A woman has her PayPal account hacked by a thief that takes hundreds from her bank account. The woman said the suspect transferred $730 from her band account into a ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies have arrested a 37–year-old North Naples man in connection with this bank robbery. Lawrence Rasnick faces charges of unarmed burglary and co..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Four different rotary clubs joined forces Friday evening in Ft Myers to help fill 300 bags full of back to school supplies. Fort Myers Downtown Rotary, Fort Mye..
LEE COUNTY, Fla -- Big changes are on the way for the unemployment benefit program in the state of Florida. Beginning Monday, several changes will take place. It includes how you ..
ENGLEWOOD Fla.- If you ask Deputies Scott Sarver or Paul Cignarale, they will humbly tell you that they are not heroes. But Bryan Jaeggi will tell you a different story. ..