MIAMI (AP) - The Dalai Lama will be in South Florida to speak about the significance of world religions. The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader is scheduled to speak Tuesday morning a..
AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are waiting to identify the person who died after a boat capsized off Amelia Island near Jacksonville. A cause of death has also not been rel..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are determining the cause of death of an inmate found unresponsive at a jail in Tampa. The 33-year-old inmate was not immediately identified Monday. ..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has cleared space shuttle Discovery for one last flight after fixing a leaky fuel line. NASA's senior managers met Monday and set Discovery's last ..
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Florida has closed its investigation into a tax exemption of $1,400 that was claimed by the wife of Maine Republican gubernatorial candidate Paul LePage. The..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A daycare worker from north Florida is being held in jail on a manslaughter charge for the death of a 5-month-old. The Leon County Sheriff's Office said 55..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Fannie Mae has asked a Florida law firm under investigation by state officials for fabricating foreclosure documents to put on hold all the cases involving the..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Gainesville police are looking for a man who broke out of a squad car. Police identified the suspect Monday as 34-year-old Robert Franklin Ellis. He was wa..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Norwegian Cruise Line has agreed to pay more than $140,000 and improve services for disabled travelers on its cruises. The Justice Department said it filed a cons..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Owning undeveloped land in Cape Coral could get a little more expensive. Cape councilors are discussing adding assessment fees to people who own undeveloped land..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - WINK News Political Analyst Ben Polk discusses trends of the upcoming election and recaps heated debates between Florida's candidates for senate and the governor..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Dr. Whitney Whitford from the Animal Medical Center of Lehigh Acres introduces us to Jean - a cat that is ready to be adopted from the Gulf Coast Humane Society...
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - The body of a missing boater has been found in the back bay area of Fort Myers Beach. Florida Fish and Wildlife is investigating the death and the ma..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Sgt. Stephanie Eller from SWFL Crime Stoppers shows us video of two burglary suspects that may be involved in a ring of break-in's across Southwest Florida.
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A close friend is defending a Lehigh Acres man charged with sex crimes.Investigators say Douglas Boone, 48, posed as his own nephew to exploit a 13 year-old gi..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Florida Gulf Coast University student has returned to his southwest Florida home after kayaking 2,000 miles to raise money for a local charity. Charles Vaught ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A local elected leader is promoting an effort to convince the state to ban guns in all parks where young people play sports. Lee Commissioner Ray Judah says..
NAPLES, Fla. - Authorities have arrested an 18 year old female for allegedly painting herself, then taking the paint to a park gazebo. Investigators say Elizabeth Peele was found w..
NAPLES, Fla. - A 3-year-old is found wandering into traffic in Naples. What's even more surprising? This is the fourth time this same boy has been found at the neighborhood conveni..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A vacant home erupts in flames Monday evening at Brooks Road and Evalena Lane in North Fort Myers. WINK News has learned it's the second time this ho..