CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's Office solved a June 1 home burglary and vandalism case after FDLE matches DNA to blood found at the scene belonging to a 15-yea..
MIAMI (AP) - Some of Haiti's presidential candidates are in Miami to court Haitian-Americans' money and influence. Nineteen candidates are on the ballot in Haiti's presidential ele..
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Three fishermen who went missing on a trip in the Gulf of Mexico have been rescued. The men were spotted Saturday about 20 miles west of Clearwater. They we..
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - A 26-year-old Florida woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Cedar Falls. Cedar Falls police say Kaley Michele Kennison of Palm Harbor, Fla., was a ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - One ticket matched the four winning numbers plus the Mega Ball number to collect $1.1 million in the Mega Money game, the Florida Lottery said Saturday. Th..
THE VILLAGES, Fla. (AP) - Former President George W. Bush doesn't miss much about the White House - except the pampering. In a rally Saturday at The Villages, a sprawling central F..
GRETNA, La. (AP) - The Jefferson Parish Council says hundreds of 80-pound anchors that once kept oil containment boom in place are now navigation hazards. It wants BP to remove the..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Downtown Fort Myers bar owners are taking their case Monday to the City Council for staying open later. They want what's called a "soft closing." The bars would ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Lame-duck sessions are usually unpopular and unproductive. Nothing suggests otherwise this year. Seven weeks ahead of the GOP House takeover, hobbled Democrats an..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Family members of the man critically injured in a gas line explosion says he pulled himself out of the fire that has covered half of his body in burns. Mario San..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - TECO is beefing up manpower. Two hundred workers are now trying to repair gas service across Lee and Collier Counties. So far, 85% of homes and businesses ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The Collier County Sheriff's Office will target unsafe commercial vehicles traveling on State Road 29 and U.S. 41 East between Naples and Miami on Tuesday fr..
DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Sheriff's officials say a human head was found on the bank of a canal in South Florida. The Broward County Sheriff's office s..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - TECO and Peoples Gas crews have now restored natural gas service to more than 1,000 customers in Southwest Florida.6,000 homes and 1,200 businesses in Lee and Co..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Gas is still cut off to hundreds of businesses in Lee and Collier County. Many restaurants and hotels are weathering thousands of dollars worth of lost revenue in..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Crews from Peoples Gas and Tampa Electric have restored natural gas service to 80 businesses, as well as some residential customers affected by a gas line break ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County deputies collected more than 57,000 pills during a special drug collection effort Saturday."Operation Medicine Cabinet" gave the public a chance to tu..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Deputies are investigating threats called into two Lee County bingo halls just minutes apart on Friday night.The first threat was called into Pondella Bingo in N..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County sheriff's deputies arrested five people for DUI during a sobriety checkpoint on Friday.Deputies stopped more than 600 vehicles at the checkpoint at US..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A wedding, a party, a big event. Just because the gas is out doesn't mean these events stop. Caterers all over Lee and Collier County are scrambling to impro..