MIAMI (AP) - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says more people are applying for visas aimed at victims of human trafficking following a major outreach effort. ..
NAPLES, Fla.- In Southwest Florida, there's a glimmer of hope when it comes to hiring. Albeit temporary, seasonal hiring is picking up on 5th Avenue in Naples. Belini on Fifth, Pad..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A federal judge has blocked Florida's controversial new law requiring that welfare applicants pass a drug test to receive benefits. Judge Mar..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Customers of Florida's two largest electric utilities will pay $282 million in nuclear cost recovery fees next year. The Public Service C..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - For the second time in less than a year Tallahassee authorities are looking into "suspicious deaths with multiple victims." Tallahassee P..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff’s Office is cautioning the public about the seriousness and potential consequences of airsoft guns that appear real. These lo..
VENICE, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has filed charges against two men in connection with a shooting incident on Loyola Road in Venice on September 22nd. Harold Barre..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Santa Claus will be busy exactly two months from now, but his many helpers are already hard at work. In Collier County, the Salvation Army is making it's list..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's now day ten of the Occupy Fort Myers movement and protestors are staying put in Centennial Park, despite citations from police.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Lawyers for a 68-year-old man accused of killing a federal agent during a road-rage incident are preparing to use the state's 'Stand Your Ground' law d..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron reports a total of 11 drivers were arrested for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol or drugs over the past week..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A state report shows there were 12 guest injuries at Orlando's big theme parks and water parks during the third quarter of 2011. The report f..
SACO, Maine (AP) - A Maine man and his car are celebrating a million-mile milestone. Joe LoCicero (luh-SISS'-er-oh) was given a 2012 Honda Accord at a parade in t..
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two men being held on first-degree murder charges have escaped from the Indian River County Jail. Indian River Sheriff's o..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Lehigh Senior High School Center for the Arts will be dedicating its band room in remembrance of alumnus Jason Amores. After graduating from Lehigh Senior High,..
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man who escaped from the Tarpon Springs Work Release Center near St. Petersburg. A second inmate remains at large. &nbs..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The victim in a Lehigh Acres burglary is speaking out from his hospital bed. Thursday night, Christopher Mathews was dragged down the road by the thieves truck a..
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Boca Raton Police are looking for a credit card thief who allegedly racked $717 at a fast food joint. A Boca Raton woman called police thi..
MIAMI (AP) - The number of Floridians who have had their driver's licenses revoked because they are deemed physically or mentally unfit has more than doubled in the last decade.&nb..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A Collier County teacher is inspiring his school and community to help find a cure for cancer.Former Oakridge Middle School teacher Fran Guarrera was the gue..