APOPKA, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife officials say a 52-year-old man was attacked by an alligator while snorkeling with his young son in a central Florida state park. According to the Flor..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The six space station astronauts are safe after a close call with a piece of space junk. Mission Control ordered the crew of the International Space Sta..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A congressman says he'll renew efforts to remove malpractice liability shields for military hospitals after the U. S. Supreme Court declined to hear the latest c..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's capital city is bracing for thousands of public employee layoffs due to spending cuts in the new state budget. The city joined with other governm..
MIAMI (AP) - The Florida attorney general's office says a Miami federal judge made several errors in ruling that the state's death sentencing methods are unconstitutional. The stat..
MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade County voters are picking a new mayor after the former mayor was recalled. Tuesday is a run-off between former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and former County..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police took two separate reports of car burglaries on June 5th . One was at 817 SW 52nd Street and the other was at 606 El Dorado Parkway West. Bo..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies responded Monday to the Charlotte County Fairgrounds, 2333 El Jobean Road (S.R. 776) concerning theft of copper wire. Gene..
Drought conditions in southwest Florida have caused the water levels in some lakes to get so low it's no longer safe for boaters to go out on the water. Non-profits who depend on f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- The recent rain has Lee County Mosquito Control gearing up. The agency hits the pests by air and by land, and only a month into mosquito season, the office has ..
Jake, a Collie mix, is available for adoption. Plus, Dr. Whitney Whitford gives tips on how to house train your adopted pet.
FORT MYERS, Fla.-Dozens of people turned out today to compete for ten open positions with Family Health Centers. Anne Marie Grant has been out of work for awhile and has spent mont..
NAPLES, Fla -- A couple in Naples got an unwelcome guest to their home Monday, after an alligator nearly eight feet in size, showed up and crawled into their garage. "It all starte..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- For more than a decade, people have gathered at Veteran's Park in Lehigh Acres to celebrate the nation's independence. But this year the event was cancelled due..
NAPLES, Fla.-- More than 1.7 million Americans are living with HIV according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC says nearly 25 percent of those infected, do..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- UPDATE: Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives report that the Medical Examiner has completed the autopsy on 29-year-old Jennifer Anne S..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Downtown Fort Myers high-rise residents are fighting back against a fee for a trolley service that doesn't exist. "We're frustrated that we're being charged for a..
OLGA, Fla. - The battle over fresh water in the Caloosahatchee got some much needed help from mother nature over the weekend. Thunderstorms helped wash out some of the toxic algae ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - The City of Cape Coral is taking a giant step to rid homes of Chinese drywall. Effective immediately the city is waiving permitting fees associated with rep..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - An alleged child molester in Collier County is changing his not guilty plea. Sixty-one year old Robert Alter, a former volunteer at two Collier County elemen..