Unemployment rates dropped across SW Florida last December, compared to November. The rates went down about one percentage point in Lee, Collier and Charlotte cou..
LEE COUNTY- A piece of history is on display in Lee County. It's a replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall, only smaller. The traveling exhibit is a smaller scale version of the real ..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - We now know more details about the 60-year-old Golden Gate man accused of molesting a child while volunteering at an elementary school in Immokalee. The school di..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Jacksonville woman has been convicted in the death of her boyfriend, who died in a botched robbery the woman helped plan. A Duval County jury found 29-y..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Forensic testing of a key piece of evidence in the Gulf oil spill investigation could take twice as long as expected. An investigator with the U.S. Chemical Safe..
A resident of the City of Naples was recently the victim of a "Bank Examiner" scam. She was telephoned by a person who claimed to work for her bank and got her to withdrawal severa..
PORT CHARLOTTE- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics detectives, assisted by SWAT, K9 and Traffic units, raided a Port Charlotte home this morning at 14427 Pittenger Ave., two peop..
FORT MYERS- Lee County Sheriff's office is on the scene of a vehicle rollover at Summerlin and Winkler Rd in South Fort Myers. Winkler headed westbound is currently closed. Tw..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say five teenagers in north Florida are accused of stealing and sniffing the cremated remains of a man and two dogs. Marion County Sheriff's spokeswo..
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train along Dixie Highway in Pompano Beach. Broward County Sheriff's officials say the woman was struck about 5 a..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Many of Southwest Florida's small, locally owned businesses say they are starting to see improvement in the economy. Cape Coral's CRS Technology Consultants, a s..
LEE COUNTY- On Thursday, January 20, at approximately 11:55 P.M., deputies with the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to the Gulf Coast Coin & Jewelry store, located at 259..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A man accused of impersonating a police officer to rob and rape a woman in Tampa faces life in prison after a jury found him guilty. Jurors returned the..
OCOEE, Fla. (AP) - A nurse who was fired for looking at golfer Tiger Woods' medical records in the days after his November 2009 car crash is suing an Orlando-area hospital for defa..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two undercover sheriff's deputies were shot at after two suspects identified them as law enforcement and followed them for a confrontat..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Two of the space station's crew have stepped out on a spacewalk. Russian astronauts Dmitry Kondratyev and Oleg Skripochka floated outside Friday morning..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The owner of a Florida wildlife rescue center is spending an entire month in a cage with two lions. The fundraising stunt has riled other animal rescue groups an..
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A Florida man suspected of shooting the mother of a young genius before being shot to death by Montana law enforcement officers had been in the Bozeman area f..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Saab is recalling 4,400 passenger cars to fix fuel pumps that could seize and cause the engine to stall.Saab says the recall affects certain 2010 and 2011 model y..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Three people are in custody as the Orlando Police officers investigate the murder of a cab driver. Police spokeswoman Barbara Jones says an officer found the m..