DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Daytona Beach city commissioner and his campaign manager are facing absentee ballot fraud charges following a complaint by the local elections supervis..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A 15-year-old charged in the assault of his flag football teammate during the spring 2009 season has been sentenced to probation. On Wednesday, the teen was plac..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - WINK News took photos of filthy conditions at a VA hospital straight to Senator Bill Nelson. The family of Private First Class Corey Kent say the photos show pee..
NAPLES, Fla. - On Wednesday, November 10 the Sea Salt restaurant in Old Naples will host a fundraising benefit for the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC)...
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - North Fort Myers High School is proud to announce that a select number of its 2009/10 juniors passed one or more diploma-qualifying Cambridge AICE exams, becomin..
OLDSMAR, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Gulf coast area boy was hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle while playing at a school bus stop. Authorities say the 9-year-old is injur..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Senate candidate accused of a financial disclosure violation is back on the ballot. The 1st District Court of Appeal said there are other remedie..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Gubernatorial hopeful Alex Sink made quick but crucial stop in Southwest Florida Wednesday. The Democratic candidate for governor met cheers from a crowd of abo..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, there are more than 24,000 drug-related deaths nationwide each year. Lee County is not immune to this..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Ethics Commission has found probable cause of financial disclosure violations by incoming Senate President Mike Haridopolos. The panel announced ..
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - An autopsy is being performed on a body found inside a cardboard drum barrel in the back seat of a car in Palm Beach County. Delray Beach Police spokesman..
LOXAHATCHEE GROVES, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida high school student is hospitalized in serious condition after being hit by a school bus. Palm Beach County Sheriff's spokeswoman Te..
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - A Florida Panhandle police officer has been fired after pornographic photos and videos were found on his office computer. According to Panama City Police D..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The University of Florida is restricting student travel to Haiti because of a cholera outbreak in the Caribbean country. In a memo released Sunday, Provost..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Habitat for Humanity of Lee County is facing a $750,000 bill to gut at least 24 homes built with defective Chinese drywall and relocate the residents. Habit..
MIAMI (AP) - Florida Power & Light employees have found a hole in the steel liner of a nuclear reactor containment building at the Turkey Point plant near Homestead. FPL says t..
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - Miami-Dade County hopes a network of buoys will help protect its reefs from anchor damage. The county's year-old "Adopt-a-Buoy" program allows boaters to ..
VIERA, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms for fatally shooting his father days after being released from prison in 2008. On Monday, a jury c..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida State University is preparing to announce a new research effort into military suicides. Florida State professor Thomas Joiner, who has studied suic..
MIAMI (AP) - A case involving the potential removal of a Florida congressional candidate from the ballot over questions about his financial disclosures is set to go before a judge ..