TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Senate voted to extend the state's anti-child pornography law to include not just possessing but also intentionally looking at such images. The..
The sign in front of the Calusa National Bank in Punta Gorda says it all: "LARRY VS TODD BOXING FOR CHARITY ..ERRR THE CITY" According to bank manager Todd Katz, the message is a ..
LEE COUNTY, FL - Dr. Jacinta Gillis, was taken into custody on Thursday after a traffic stop on Colonial Boulevard near I-75. Dr. Gillis is accused of operating pill mills out of h..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres man says he was forced to take an ambulance ride to the hospital. Now he's stuck with the bill he doesn't think he should have to pay. Last May,..
GOLDEN GATE, Fla.- An over 2,300 acre brush fire continues to blaze in Golden Gate Estates. Firefighters have the fire about 50% contained, as of Thursday night. The wildfire start..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A Call for Action investigation uncovers more than one million dollars of taxpayer money spent on ATM fees. It's part of an in-depth investigation into how peop..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA officials say they're pleased that space shuttle Endeavour's final launch is expected to attract more than a half-million visitors Friday, includin..
Southwest Florida continues to fight several major brush fires. Thousands of acres are charred across all of our region. The largest fire in the area is in Collier County. Mor..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lords of Chaos ringleader was back in a Lee County courtroom Thursday. Kevin Foster wants his death sentence overturned because he has a mental illness and b..
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - A convicted sex offender and his wife have pleaded guilty to charges of kidnapping and raping a Northern California girl when she was 11 and holding her ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Senate on Thursday, by a succession of mostly party-line votes, approved a trio of bills that supporters say will ensure citizens' constitution..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Two hundred people took part in a training exercise at the Naples Airport. The scenario, a hijacked plane crashed into Mosquito Control, causing a hazmat situ..
MELBOURNE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man angered by people speeding in his Melbourne Beach community, climbed onto his roof and started waving what turned out to be an air rifle at motor..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Street Crimes and Narcotics units raided a Port Charlotte drug home at 18227 Ackerman Avenue at 11 a.m. Wednesday. When the search ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.-- A project ten years in the making is now one step closer to completion in Cape Coral. Work started this week to install three vaults housing underground transmis..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Investigators have made an arrest in the Operation Open Dollar investigation. Dr. Jacinta Irene Gillis, 41, of 12405 Green Stone Court, Fort Myers, was arrested ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Senate has passed a property insurance overhaul aimed at creating more competition in the private marketplace and also cut down on fraudulent s..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Officers with the Fort Myers Police Department were patrolling in the area of Edison Avenue and Central Avenue when they observed a Cadillac at the intersection W..
Starke, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man secretly videotaped women using a tanning booth he set up in the barn outside his home in Starke. Bradford County Sheriff's deputies arres..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A revised plan to loosen Florida's class size limits has passed the state Senate with little of the opposition that's accompanied past proposals. The Senat..