MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade police officers have rescued an 81-year-old blind man and his wife, who is also blind and uses a wheelchair, from their burning home. Officer Elizabeth Sold..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - An argument between two southwest Florida cousins over a missing necklace has ended in gunfire. Terry Davis and his cousin Nathaniel Gooden argued over the ..
LAKE WORTH, Fla. (AP) - Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputies are looking for the mother of a female fetus mysteriously found on a South Florida beach. Authorities say they're conce..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two male Oriental fruit flies have been found in a trap in the Pinellas County community of Safety Harbor. Florida Agriculture Commissioner Charles Bronson..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - In normal years, Wednesday would mark the start of snook fishing season in the warm waters off south Florida. But a major January freeze prompted state wildl..
SOUTH DAYTONA, Fla. (AP) - A reward has been increased for information about the disappearance of a 78-year-old South Daytona woman and the discovery of a body across the street fr..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics arrested Esteban Burgos, 42, Port Charlotte, after he was released from a hospital for swallowing 10 Oxycodone p..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida judge has been publicly reprimanded by the Florida Supreme Court for his treatment of the defendants, plaintiffs and lawyers who went before ..
MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida doctor, a clinic owner and five nurses could be headed to prison after pleading guilty in a $37 million Medicare fraud scheme. Dr. Fred Dweck admitted ..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Detectives are investigating how a bag of dynamite was discovered on the side of a Pinellas County road. Officials say Ronald Knous found the dynamite i..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A New York man was arrested after security officers at Daytona Beach International Airport reported finding a handgun in his carry-on luggage. The Volusi..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A federal appeals court says the city of Orlando can't enforce its ban on groups feeding the homeless in public parks, for the time being. The 11th U.S. Circui..
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A man has been convicted of killing an elderly Hernando County couple during a 2006 robbery. A Hernando County jury convicted 35-year-old Robert Jardin Tue..
MIAMI, Fla. (AP) - The wife of Monroe County Schools' former superintendent has been sentenced to eight years in prison for stealing from the district. A judge sentenced 42-year-ol..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has upheld judges' rulings to remove three proposed state constitutional amendments, all offered by the Legislature, from Florida's..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting one man and injuring two others outside an Orlando nightclub. An Orange County ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The University of Central Florida is investigating claims that four of its police officers racially profiled a mixed-race professor just off campus. Philosophy..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A report to a federal judge recommends the South Florida Water Management District should not have to finish an Everglades restoration reservoir shelve..
ANTHONY, Fla. (AP) - Four people were killed in a two-car crash in north Florida. A fifth person had life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital by helicopter early Tuesd..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two Punta Gorda teens caught stealing a large satellite dish from property at 415 Osceola Dr., (Solona area)..