LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say an art thief managed to pull off a weekend heist of a small Rembrandt drawing worth $250,000 while the exhibition curator was momentarily distrac..
CROSS CITY, Fla. (AP) - The attorney for Dixie County says officials are waiting on a federal judge to rule on their request for a stay before removing a six-ton monument of the Te..
MIAMI (AP) - New data shows that prescription drug deaths in Florida increased nearly 9 percent last year compared to 2009 despite aggressive efforts by law enforcement to educate ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman accused of killing her two teenage children will use an insanity defense. Her public defenders filed their intention late Frida..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A flag flown over Afghanistan now has a permanent home in Southwest Florida. The stars and stripes are one surgeon's way of saying 'thank you' to those who suppor..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The Coast Guard called off their search Monday for a missing 68-year-old Pinellas resident.Search and rescue watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector St. Petersbu..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A residential fire burned Monday morning at 2135 Willard Street at Edison in Fort Myers. Crews were able to put out the fire, but not before the back porch ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Dixie Roadhouse, a new country-themed party bar, opens next month and is looking for roughly 60 employees. They're located on Southeast 47th Terrace at the ol..
MIAMI (AP) - The three fugitive siblings captured last week after a crime spree in Florida and Georgia are expected back in court in Colorado. Twenty-nine-year-ol..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says detectives are investigating after a deputy shot an inmate who was in custody at a hospital. &n..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Worker, Jesse Maxwell, 29, was struck by lightning Monday morning. The event took place at the Raleigh House, located on Brinson Avenue in Port Charlotte near..
MIAMI (AP) - Public hearings that will allow South Floridians a chance to weigh in on the future of their state and congressional districts are gearing up. The he..
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Homestead police officer shot a man in a pickup truck in self-defense. Miami-Dade County police spokesman Javier Baez say..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say a driver lost control of a BMW and plowed through a roadside fruit stand in Jacksonville, killing a bystander and injuring a child. ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff’s Office fraud line recently received a dozen calls from area churches reporting phone calls they received from a man claiming to nee..
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police say a suspect was shot by a Riviera Beach police officer after they say he fled from a routine traffic stop, carjacked a vehicle before running fr..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol says a horse was severely injured when it fell out of a trailer traveling on Interstate 75 near Ocala. The accident ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The U.S. Coast Guard was on a rescue mission this afternoon after receiving calls a 75 year-old woman went overboard. Crews searched the water, about 3 miles..
DODGE CITY, Kan. (AP) - Publix would like consumers in Southwest Florida to be aware that the impact of the ground beef recall is county-specific and does not include Publix locati..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - Communities from all over the country took Sunday to celebrate, and honor veterans from one of the most important wars in American history. Dozens of WWII ..