WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - A Polk County sheriff's deputy has died after getting hit by a car while on the job. Authorities say Sgt. Wes Whitmore had j..
RUSKIN, Fla. - The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for Monday morning that includes much of Southwest Florida. Strong arctic high pressure will build into..
NAPLES, Fla. - Police do not suspect foul play in the death of man whose body was found floating in a canal.Naples police say a passerby noticed the man's body floating face-down i..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's been almost two months since South Fort Myers salesman Ryan Vanderson was brutally killed inside his home. His accused killer, Brian Casey, is now behind bar..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Texas defensive coordinator Will Muschamp is leaving the Longhorns to be the head coach at Florida. Muschamp succeeds Urban Meyer..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County deputies have identified the suspects in a violent carjacking Thursday night. Investigators say Thomas Smith and Bryan Smith carjacked a good samarita..
GULF OF MEXICO - A nationwide event honoring veterans took to the high seas off Southwest Florida Saturday. The 'Wreaths Across America' event was one of just two across the countr..
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) - The owners of the former aviation division once run by security contractor Blackwater plan to move operations from North Carolina to Florida. The Daily ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Sunday morning is the Mangrove Marathon in Cape Coral, the first-ever marathon organized in Lee County. And Friday night, racers lined up to pick up ..
COLLIER COUNTY, FL - 14 year old Alex Crain, the teen accused of shooting both of his parents to death on Thursday faced a Collier County judge Friday morning. Crain stood flanked ..
NAPLES, Fla. - The Golden Gate Estates 14-year-old accused of killing his parents in their bedroom Thursday morning made his first appearance in a Collier County courtroom today. A..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - The City of Cape Coral is putting the brakes on so-called predatory towing. The issue reached a fever pitch this summer when people say they were being towed..
FORT MYERS- A Fort Myers man's car is stolen after deputies say he stopped to help two men with truck problems along the road. Dylan Zaccagnini says, "They immediately started yell..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - 4 days of work for years of relief. A Fort Myers couple got an early Christmas wish, thanks to some generous builders. For most people, a shower takes just a few..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Animal Control rescued 127 cats living inside and around a Lehigh Acres home. Despite living on little to no food and in deplorable conditions, Animal Services ..
The extended and extreme winter of 2010 proved to be a killer. The cold weather claimed the lives of a record number of manatees. "It is devastating, and I am sad..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A state appeals court has ruled against Republican donors who were trying to get party-switching Gov. Charlie Crist to return their campaign donations. The Se..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - Stay tuned for nature's coming attraction.Early next week, the Geminid meteor shower will make its annual appearance, just in time for Christmas. Astron..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - The University of Florida took steps Friday to change the way students pay for their education. UF is moving to block tuition, charging students by the semester..
FORT MYERS, Fla - On Thursday, December 9, 2010, the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with the assistance of SWAT and uniformed officers conducted ..