POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 2-year-old girl appears to have drowned in her family's swimming pool in Broward County. Authorities say the girl's mother found her in the pool late S..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Senators from Florida, New York, Rhode Island and West Virginia called on Florida Gov. Rick Scott to enact a program they say would better track the growing tra..
MIAMI (AP) - A Delta plane's engine failed in mid-air over Florida, forcing the flight to make an emergency landing Sunday morning, authorities said. Federal Aviation Administratio..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers streets were flooded with spectators on Saturday night for the 73rd Edison Festival of Light Grand Parade. Event organizers say good weather made for a..
ESTERO, Fla. - More than 200 people packed more than 75,000 fortified meals to benefit people in Southwest Florida and Haiti.The prepackaged meals included macaroni and cheese, as ..
TAMPA, Fla. - For the first time in school history, the Cape Coral High School boys soccer team has won the Class 4A State Soccer Championship. The Seahawks..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A University of Georgia scientist has gone public with video and slides showing how oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico. The i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Back home, and out of work. Dozens of local veterans in search of jobs found direction Saturday at a Fort Myers employment fair held with them in mind. While the..
FORT MYERS, Fla.-- On Saturday, February 19th the Fort Myers Police Department will close the following roads beginning at 5:00 p.m. for the Edison Grand Parade, unless otherwise n..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A University of Georgia scientist has gone public with video and slides showing how oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico...
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Huge schools of sharks are being spotted off of South Florida as they migrate north. The blacktip and spinner sharks have been most visible off Palm Be..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The newest roller coaster at Busch Gardens in Tampa will use magnets to propel it from 0-to-60 mph in 4 seconds. The theme park said this week that the Cheetah H..
PORT CHARLOTTE - Charlotte County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit detectives seized $24,261 cash and 4 pounds 11 ounces of marijuana in a convicted felon’s home in Port Charlo..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities searched the home of parents accused of abusing twin 10-year-olds - a girl who was found dead in the back of a pickup truck and a boy who w..
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The administrator of BP's $20 billion Gulf oil spill fund announced new rules Friday on how final payments will be determined in the highly criticized claims ..
NORTH NAPLES, Fla.- A Collier County teacher is accused of taunting a student with dead frogs. Now, PETA wants the science instructor fired. A North Naples Middle School seventh gr..
Facebook is revamping its status options to give users more ways to express themselves. The social media pioneer has long provided people with the ability to set a relationship sta..
NAPLES, Fla - There may soon be a candidate in the 2012 race for President of the United States. Former GOP Senator Rick Santorum met with leaders and potential donors in Naples Fr..
GATEWAY, FL-An explosive device detonates in a quiet Gateway neighborhood terrifying people. Now detectives are looking for who built it and why. Rich..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - New car sales in Southwest Florida rose by 81% year over year in January. According to statistics, more than 4,100 cars were sold in Lee, Collier and Charlotte c..