PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives continued their investigation Thursday into the death of a man whose badly decomposed body was found Wedn..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida panther has been found dead on private land in southwest Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission reports t..
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida teenager accused of killing his parents with a hammer has been formally charged with two counts of first-degree murder.  ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new report says Florida has the worst invasive reptile and amphibian problem in the world. It was released Thursday, when state officia..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The state and federal governments are bowing out of enforcing any water quality standards for man-made canals, and will no longer order clean-ups of dirty canals...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida is forgiving tens of millions in taxes and fines and other money owed to the state from businesses, polluters and even retailers selling Lottery ti..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Florida judge says that Casey Anthony must pay almost $100,000 in law enforcement costs for investigating the death of her 2-year-old daughter. &..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- The next generation of scientists is getting a head-start in Southwest Florida. The Edison & Ford Winter Estates newest education series is aimed at toddlers..
Ignoring direct orders would normally get a soldier or a Marine in big trouble, but for Sergeant Dakota Meyer, following his gut instinct has earned him the Medal of Honor. &n..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- On Wednesday, September 14, 2011, at approximately 5:20 p.m., a detective with the Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic s..
DELAND, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman is charged with spiking her husband's coffee with the anti-anxiety drug, Xanax (zan-aks). Melissa Goetz was charged Wednesday ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Orlando police say a homeless man burned the face of his pregnant girlfriend with a cigarette because she spoke to another man. Authorities s..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- There was a two-vehicle collision, resulting in a rollover, on U.S. 41 at Hanson Street, Thursday morning. The driver of the vehicle that rolled over was trapped ..
PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - Hillsborough County Sheriff's officials say caretakers at a Plant City group home forced a mentally disabled man to stand barefoot on fire ant hills as puni..
MIAMI (AP) - A man who was on the lam for several months is scheduled to be sentenced in Miami federal court for a scam involving Medicare Part D. Luis Perez More..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is urging residents to "beware" of an emerging form of Internet scam that cyber criminals are using to trick Microsoft users..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 24-foot, refrigerated truck was stolen overnight from the Harry Chapin food bank. The license plate number is X2358B and the truck number on the fender reads 41..
Imagine getting a facelift or going under the knife and being awake for it! It's a new trend that reduces the risk of actually going under. Here today to tell us more about a..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Experience a decadent three-course meal as you may never have before, without your sight. Imagine, as you slip on a blindfold you will truly savor the taste of yo..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Faizon Love will be at Off The Hook Comedy Club on Marco Island, Thursday - Sunday, September 15th - 18th. He's appeared in movies including "Friday", "Couple..