TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's hurricane fund is confronting a potential $3.2 billion shortfall. Financial experts for the fund are presenting new estimates T..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida legislation to shorten the sentences of some nonviolent prisoners who complete drug and other rehabilitation programs is heading for a rewrite.&nbs..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Today's wash out is saturating much of Collier County. Steady rain and gusty winds soaked the area throughout the day, with standing rainwater quickly collect..
MIAMI (AP) - The former chief of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in South Florida is out on bail awaiting trial on child pornography charges. Bureau of P..
MIAMI (AP) - The Florida Board of Education has approved new learning standards for students participating in the state's voluntary pre-kindergarten program. The ..
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges in Kentucky of using phony invoices to avoid payin..
PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - The health department says one person has died and two others were sickened by Legionnaire's disease at a mobile home park near Tampa. The..
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - The U.S. Marshals Service says it tracked a man accused of shooting a New Jersey bank teller during a robbery to Florida. Officials arrested J..
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A woman convicted in the starvation death of a man nearly 20 years ago is facing charges of kidnapping and false imprisonment for allegedly preying on four ment..
MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida woman got the shock of her life when she opened a recent cell phone bill: she owed $201,000. It was no mistake. Cel..
HENRICO, Va. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the theft of a truck containing presidential seals, podiums and sound equipment for President Barack Obama's bus tour of Virginia ..
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a runaway car struck a bus bench in Miami Beach, injuring four people. The driver fled the scene. The accident happened about ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - It's free-admission day at the Holy Land Experience theme park in south Orlando. The park is open Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Officials sa..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - In flood-prone areas of Fort Myers, so far, it appears to be smooth sailing. For those used to deep puddles with the slightest rain, the drive has been manageabl..
NAPLES, Fla- It was Steve Duzick's weekly tradition to go to services at First Baptist Church in Naples. Now, one week after his death, family and friends gathered at that same chu..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Bill Smith, Sr. passed away Monday. He was well known for his retail electronic stores throughout our area. He will also be remembered for his communi..
Fort Myers Beach, Fla -- Mother Nature puts a stop to a Fort Myers beach project that was supposed to be done last month. The storm system is already making its way to Fort Myers b..
LEE COUNTY, Fla -- Some southwest Floridians are struggling with homelessness and addiction. But now a new program is giving some people hope thanks to the power of exercise. It's ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's minimum wage is going up by 36 cents to $7.67 per hour effective Jan. 1, 2012. The state's new Department of Economic Opportuni..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Dr. Erin Harrel has been named interim Vice President of Academic Affairs at Edison State College. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Harrel’s appointmen..