PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives report they have collected everything they need and will be releasing the site in Port Charlotte where..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A special Florida Senate panel on protecting children is beginning its work. Senate President Mike Haridopolos, a Merritt Island Republic..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A strip club manager and several dancers have been arrested after undercover police found violations of a Tampa ordinance that prevents nudity at places that sel..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A man who stormed into a central Florida church and shot and wounded two ministers is set to appear in court. Jeremiah Fogle is charged with..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.- Eleven people received mostly minor injuries after a pickup truck and a municipal bus collided in West Palm Beach. The Palm Beach Post repo..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies made a major bust in a string of Best Buy burglaries in South Florida.Three different Best Buy locations have been broken into since..
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Some state legislatures now under Republican control have been tightening voting regimens perceived as beneficial to Democrats - a move that comes as next yea..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Fans of comic books, video games and anime gave back to the community this weekend. Hundreds of people showed up costumes and canned food at the Comics, ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - When you have 50 tons of food to move you need a lot of help. And that's exactly what the Harry Chapin Food Bank received Sunday afternoon. Publix and Lee..
Retired pilot Pete Rock still travels a lot, sometimes on the ground and sometimes in the air. "I have a small airplane and we fly all over the east and southeast in that," said Ro..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A gunman killed his wife at their Florida home and then burst through the front door of a nearby church on Sunday, wounding a pastor and associate pastor befo..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla- A house went up in flames just after 3 this morning in Lehigh Acres on Morgan Circle North. Firefighters found the man on the lawn, and was able to escape. He wa..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Horses are lending a helping hoof to people who need them. A program in Fort Myers allows those with disabilities to get physical therapy while riding. For Emma R..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A 7 year old girl found without a pulse was revived by first responding firefighters after drowning in a family pool. The girl was believed to be underwater ..
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) - The pilot of a post-World War II plane has died after it crashed and burst into flames at a West Virginia air show, the second deadly air show crash in 24..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Six years after she was deemed cancer-free, Kara Kennedy accepted the Presidential Medal of Freedom on behalf of her father, just weeks before Sen. Edward Kennedy..
The Galloway Captiva Triathlon at South Seas Island Resort is a weekend family, fun and fitness event comprised of two children’s triathlons on September 17 (Ages 6-9:100 yar..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- This weekend the inaugural Galloway Captiva Triathlon will take place. For a Fort Myers woman, it’s the beginning of a lifetime of feeling better.Re..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Friday around 8:45 p.m., the Fort Myers Police Department said they received a frantic 911 call from a family member saying they had found their loved ones dead..
ESTERO, Fla. - At 7:36 Friday evening, Estero Fire Rescue and San Carlos Fire Department, responded to a call for a structure fire at 21560 TPI Road. Upon arrival units w..