MIAMI (AP) - Officials say some 50 senior citizens were forced to evacuate when fire broke out in a Miami assisted living facility. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officia..
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities are questioning a Florida dad days after the disappearance of his 27-year-old ex-girlfriend. Steven Louis was arrested after driving into..
Sean could become a hurricane by tomorrow. At 4:00 p.m., the center of Tropical Storm Sean was located near Latitude 28.7 North, Longitude 70.5 West. Sean is moving toward the nort..
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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Coast Guard is ready to reduce BP's responsibility for cleaning up oil that may still wash ashore on the U.S. Gulf Coast after last year's spill, a move offi..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Cape Coral city council will have a new look after two incumbents were voted out in Tuesday's council elections. Council members Bill Deile and Pete Bra..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A North Fort Myers family is mourning the loss of a loved one: their Labrador-mix, Shadow. Lee County Sheriff's Office says a deputy had no choice but to op..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- "I don't want to remember that day. But I can't get it out of my head," says Mario Santos of the massive explosion and fire last November 11th in Lee County. Sant..
ISLES OF CAPRI, Fla.- Residents of the Isles of Capri are rallying behind chief Emilio Rodriguez. Rodriguez was terminated from his post at the fire district Friday. The cou..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The decision was made in Tuesday's election to keep the job of police chief an appointed position. About 40 percent of voters were hoping to make it an el..
East Naples firefighters say they're willing to give up money and benfits to bring back their co-workers. Fire union members laid out their case for commissioners Tuesday night. Th..
ISLES OF CAPRI, Fla -- Hundreds of people in Collier County are rallying in support of the Isle of Capri Fire Chief. Chief Emilio Rodriguez was unexpectedly fired last week. Collie..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A new study says that the racial and gender composition of people in key leadership positions at schools that compete in the NCAA's Football Bowl Subdivision r..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Garrett Kern was released from the Cook County Jail in Illinois at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday. He is now in the custody of the LaSalle County Sheriff's Office, roughly ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's Captain observed two men putting up pain management advertising signs on Jones Loop Rod at I-75/Exit 161 east of Punta Gorda this mo..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appellate court decision saying the Legislature can approve slot machines anywhere is being appealed to the Florida Supreme Court. Tha..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- UPDATE- As the result of a CrimeStoppers tip, Ismael Reyes of Fort Myers was located and taken into custody this afternoon. He is charged in connection with the i..
CHARLOTTE HARBOR, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit undercover detectives arrested a Charlotte Harbor businessman this morning for trafficking and selling drugs out o..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A lot is on the line as the school that's dealt with a series of scandals recently meets with a reaccreditation team. A committee from the Southern Association of..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- One of the hot-button issues in Fort Myers concerns an amendment to give voters a chance elect a police chief. Police chiefs are currently appointed, but today, v..