JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Jacksonville man who had been serving 45 years for beating his girlfriend to death has been sentenced to life in prison following his retrial. A Duval C..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The commander of the International Space Station said Wednesday his twin brother will announce soon whether he'll blast off aboard shuttle Endeavour in ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tampa Police have arrested a 23-year-old man and charged him with aggravated child abuse after he allegedly injured a 16-month old boy. Officials say Dwayne Pool..
BONIFAY, Fla. (AP) - A corrections officer and an ex-convict wanted for killing his parents died in a gun battle Wednesday, state officials said. The shootout happened after a home..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for shaking her baby to death after the boy's crying interrupted her game on Facebook.A Duv..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Hundreds of people were evacuated from several buildings at Kennedy Space Center because of a natural gas leak.NASA spokesman Allard Beutel (byoo-TEHL) ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A majority of Florida voters say they're optimistic about the next four years with Republican Rick Scott as governor, a poll released Wednesday shows. The ..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Political leaders in south Louisiana are asking President Barack Obama to meet with them to discuss how local economies have been hurt by the slowdown in offshor..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- By midday Wednesday, more than 5,300 hundred flights had been grounded across the country, according to tracking service Flight Aware. At Southwest Florida Inter..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's chief justice should serve a four-year term instead of the present two years and be selected based on administrative and leadership skills rather..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is donating $200,000 raised during his inauguration events to the Wounded Warriors Project. Scott said during a ceremony Wednesday at the g..
CAIRO (AP) - Thousands of Egyptians gathered in an upscale Cairo boulevard Wednesday to cheer on President Hosni Mubarak in their first mass counter-demonstration after more than a..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A suburban Tampa mother covered the bodies of her two teenage children with blankets after shooting them in the head, then went to the back porch where police fo..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a North Port mother for child abuse this afternoon after she left her 10 month old baby boy unattended inside h..
Punxsutawney, PA Punxatawny Phil did not see his shadow, that means an early spring! Good news for most of the country dealing with a maj..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Army is making plans to move into Cape Coral.On Tuesday, the city announced the Army has chosen a 15-acre site near Corbett Road and Diplomat Parkway for a n..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Flavia Coehn couldn't believe her eyes. "We came home on Saturday night and the neighbors below us had a box of what appeared to be our things outside their front..
NAPLES, Fla. - Khaled Mahgoub currently lives in Naples, but he was born in Cairo, Egypt. He grew up two blocks from Tahrir Square where all recent protests have been taking place...
FORT MYERS, Fla.-A burglar was caught on tape breaking into a pawn shop in North Fort Myers. He caused thousands of dollars in damage to steal an empty safe and a BB gun..
A landmark restaurant in southwest Florida could close, or change its character, after the Bonita Bay Group decided not to renew the lease for the place. Flora and Ella..