Space station's humanoid robot comes alive

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's humanoid robot has finally awakened in space.    Ground controllers turned Robonaut on Monday for the first time aboard the Intern..
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CCSO ID's Englewood burglar by his fingerprints

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested Dustin Lee Saylor, 21, 600 Old Englewood Road in Englewood after his fingerprints matched to a home burglary. On Aug..
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Literacy program in need of volunteers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

For Zani Raney and her students, reading time is one of the highlights of the school day."There is absolutely nothing more important that they can do than reading to and with their..
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Attorney: Casey Anthony is back in Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Casey Anthony has returned to Florida.    Speaking Sunday on Fox News' "Geraldo at Large," Anthony's attorney, Jose Baez, said she's in Florida ..
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Collier County students go back to school

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.-  For a lot of people change can be good, at least that's the lesson new superintendent Dr. Kamela Patton is trying to teach. Dr. Patton toured several sc..
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3 suspects on the run in Collier County

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla.- Deputies have one man in custody and are searching for three other people believed to be linked to a suspicious incident in which shots were fired in a G..
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Fla. teen watched as brother killed in drive-by

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An Orlando teen watched as his brother was gunned down while the two walked to a party.    Jeffrey Lewis, his 19-year-old brother, Collins Solom..
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Fla. teen killed in tubing accident

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida teenager has died in a tubing accident after crashing into a rocky canal.    A Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Comm..
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Fla. on alert as Hurricane Irene strengthens

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - As Hurricane Irene pummeled Puerto Rico, South Florida emergency officials directed staff to halt routine operations and switch strictly to storm mode Monday. &nb..
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Armored truck guard fatally shot at Fla. casino

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Four suspects have been charged with robbing and killing an armored truck guard who was making a stop at a Miami casino.    Authorities sa..
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Cape Church fights trash tab

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

CAPE CORAL, Fl - Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist say their facility on Country Club Boulevard produces no trash and therefore should not have to pay for trash coll..
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The Dougherty siblings are due in court

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 WALSENBURG, Colo. (AP) - The Dougherty  siblings are due in court today in the southern Colorado county where they're expected to be tried for an alleged multistate crim..
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T.S. Irene takes aim for Puerto Rico

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

Track the latest on the storm at WINK News Hurricane Central SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - Tropical Storm Irene barreled toward Puerto Rico late Sunday after hitting St. Croix, pack..
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Cupcake bakery takes off in Cape Coral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

For years, Denise Brickner whipped up cookies and cakes for her family in her Cape Coral home.It quickly became her favorite hobby and cooking programs showed cupcake shops were po..
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Thousands raised for 9 year old burn victim

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A fundraiser for a boy badly burned after playing with a lit gasoline container raises thousands for his family, and that's just the beginning. 9 year old Logan..
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Tropical Storm Irene forms in Atlantic

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI, Fla. - Tropical storm Irene has formed east of the Leeward Islands, and the storm's current forecast track puts Florida in its forecast cone.A tropical storm warning has bee..
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Brotherhood Ride sets off from Naples for NYC

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - A 1,600 mile journey is underway from Naples to New York to honor the first responders who died on September 11, 2001.Local firefighters and officers were amon..
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Arrest made in four Charlotte knife robberies

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Charlotte County deputies arrest a man accused of holding up a series of stores with a knife.The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office says the first armed robbe..
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Collier deputies investigate Saturday robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - Collier County deputies are investigating an afternoon armed robbery.    It happened at a GNC store on Airport Pulling Road just befoRE 4pm Satu..
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Suspicious fire under investigation in Iona

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Alissa Reitmeier

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Arson investigators are looking into a fire that broke out in the Iona area of Fort Myers Friday night.There've been a dozen suspicious fires in that area recentl..
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