TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Two Hillsborough County detention deputies were injured while struggling with an inmate who reportedly tried to escape. Sheriff David Gee says that 28-year-old J..
PALM BAY, Fla. (AP) - A Palm Bay man has been sentenced to one year probation for hitting a Walmart greeter last year. Skyler Lowery pleaded no contest this week to battery. Author..
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Congress told the Federal Aviation Administration to come up with a pilot's license that featured the pilot's p..
MEDINA, Ohio (AP) - A woman says in an Ohio lawsuit that she was threatened and intimidated into giving a LeBron James jersey pendant worth about $10,000 to the mother of one of Ja..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Extreme Cake Sugar Shop is open in Fort Myers and creating beautiful cakes for every occasion. They offer classes and parties at the shop as well. Ju..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Wednesday night in their second debate gubernatorial candidates Rick Scott and Alex Sink traded fewer barbs and focused on policy differences.
SEATTLE (AP) - Women across nearly every income level gave significantly more to charity than men, nearly twice as much in some cases, according to a study by the Center on Philant..
AP - The number of women in America's state prisons has reached a record high, yet many states have inadequate policies for dealing with the large portion of them who have chi..
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Apple's iPhone and iPads have been such hits that the company is now looking for ways to bring some of their cachet to its laptops and desktops. Apple Inc...
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Cape Coral teen is now out of Lee Memorial Hospital after a shooting overnight Thursday. The 17-year old was shot twice in the chest and arm.&n..
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - The mother of a 9-year-old Lakeland boy who was critically injured when he detonated a grenade inside his home has been sentenced to a year of probation. Thirty..
ZEPHYRHILLS, Fla. (AP) - A 46-year-old southwest Florida man has been charged with draining his mother's bank account and neglecting the bedridden woman. Pasco County Sheriff's dep..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Twenty out of 34 businesses visited Saturday night during a Collier County Sheriff's Office underage alcohol enforcement operation properly checked IDs and r..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office has a new crime fighting weapon - one they say will allow them to go places previously off limits, even to them. Deputies say it'..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found on the side of a rural road. Authorities received a call at 2:22 am We..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Building out versus building up. WINK News was the first to report about Collier County wanting to expand their landfill, making it nearly 20 stories high. B..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - "One of the Cape players jumped off at one of our players. They began fighting at that moment," said witness Cheyenne Jackson. Witnesses say one hit started all ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Deputies say a Fort Myers woman turned her children into prostitutes, and beat and starved them if they didn't buy her drugs. She faces felony charges, including..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers woman has been arrested and charged with multiple felonies after detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's Office Human Trafficking Unit began ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Almost 100,000 stray cats are roaming Lee County streets - a longtime problem exhausting animal shelters, and their budgets. But one local woman is spending her ..