WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 24-year-old man serving time for the fatal shooting of his middle school teacher says his civil rights have been violated. Beach Post reports t..
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Fort Lauderdale man was charged with aggravated child abuse after using a 10-inch circular saw to try to remove a cast from his son's h..
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Authorities say a Florida man faces federal misdemeanor charges after witnesses reported seeing him wandering around a national forest campground naked and ar..
MIAMI (AP) - The Florida Board of Education has approved waivers for eight schools that were in danger of being closed or converted into charters because of low academic performanc..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An appeal court has reversed a juvenile's conviction because the arresting officer lacked a principal's authorization to enforce Florida's school trespassi..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. -- The city of Bonita Springs is making plans for a new playground downtown, and it's promising the park will be unlike any other in the area. The Depot Park ..
NAPLES, Fla.- An investigation is under way regarding a large-fish kill on Vanderbilt Beach that was discovered Monday morning. Sea turtle monitors revealed the fish kill and repor..
LEE COUNTY, Fla -- A judge in Lee County has ruled a fired FGCU professor should be rehired and given back pay. Dr. David Lounsbury was let go after an investigation found that he ..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- A Bonita Springs church, whose pastor is accused of misspending nearly $1 million, is wrapping up its investigation. The financial review surrounding Father S..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Two young suspects were arrested for arson and grand theft after being accused of stealing two ATV's and then setting the victims' shed on fire to cover up..
PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla.- Tyler Hadley is charged with two counts of first degree murder for the deaths of his own parents. Investigators say they found the bodies of Blake and Mary-..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A charter school system in Cape Coral is getting ready for the new school year, one desk at a time. In December crews, started building an addition at Oasis Eleme..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The two suspects in the violent robbery at Love Boat Ice Cream in Fort Myers Friday night know the store well. One of the suspects is a former employee. The othe..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Monday, July 18th, marks the three year anniversary of the death of Fort Myers police officer Andrew Widman. Since the 2008 tragedy, the department has taken acti..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral police say they nabbed a thief using good detective work and a little help from the Internet. Law enforcement has been setting up stings for as long as..
DADE CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man was killed when he was hit by a train in the Tampa Bay area. Witnesses told Dade City police that a southbound train was stopped Monday..
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say an elderly South Florida woman died after driving her car into a canal. Dolores Martinez had been visiting friends at the Sunrise Lake communit..
NORTH PORT, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida man has been charged in the shooting of a young boy. North Port police say the 6-year-old boy was shot Saturday and taken to a St. Peter..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Gaspar Ramirez was arrested in Fort Myers on Sunday for providing a false name and false identification and for the execution of the warrant after a routine traff..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Nigerian-American man has pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles to charges he breached airport security in New York and got a free ride on an LA-bound flight. Twen..