ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Turns out a reported home invasion and hostage situation in St. Petersburg was a hoax. Authorities say 35-year-old Binh Nguyen had knocked on a neighbor..
APOPKA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman who lead deputies in a high-speed chase through three neighboring cities is behind bars. Records show 22-year-old Dionne Shaunte Hughley..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The death of a pregnant woman marks the first motorcycle fatality of Biketoberfest - the annual motorcycle festival in Daytona Beach. Police say 22-year-..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Haitian presidential candidates courted Haitian-Americans' money and influence in a debate at a Tampa Bay college. Haiti's presidential elections are sc..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Investigators say the man accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding two others was shot 28 times by Jacksonville police. New details were releas..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Two men are being treated with stab wounds in a Tampa hospital after arguing over a woman. Police say one man was with his friends visiting his girlfriend when a..
LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. (AP) - Broward County authorities say an unidentified 47-year-old man shot and killed himself at a shooting range. The man left a suicide note Friday morning..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Some Palm Beach County animal shelters aren't allowing for black cat adoptions until after Halloween - fearing for the cats' safety. The Palm Beach Pos..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Check your freezers. Wal-Mart stores are joining a nationwide recall of frozen vegetables. The supplier says Wal-Mart and Kroger store brands may contain small g..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral city council members are holding the final public hearing about furlough days for some city employees. The proposed furloughs would only be for non-un..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Two firefighters were briefly hospitalized after a fire damaged a Port Charlotte business on Sunday morning.Charlotte County Fire & EMS responded to the ..
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Palm Beach County Health Department is monitoring mosquito-borne illnesses after a second horse tested positive for the West Nile virus.The South Flor..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities believe an overseas computer hacker had access to the personal information of nearly 107,000 students from the University of North Florida.The..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office says a body was found after a fire at a North Fort Myers mobile home park early Sunday. The fire was reported Sunday mornin..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A sick Haitian child lands at Southwest Florida International Saturday night, as local doctors offer their healing help for free to save his life. 12-year old ..
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - With early voting starting Monday, U.S. Senate hopeful Marco Rubio brought out a big name in Republican politics to seal the deal with voters. Former..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A south Fort Myers house fire has now become a homicide investigation.The Lee County Sheriff's Office says the body of Ryan Vanderson, 34, was found along with t..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Fort Myers Police have arrested two men in connection with a late night sexual battery.The victim tells officers she and a friend joined a another group of acqua..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Fort Myers police have arrested a man for threatening to blow up a Home Depot store.Officers were called to the Home Depot on Forum Boulevard on Saturday morning..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Firefighters put out a fire at a home in South Fort Myers and find a person and a dog dead inside. The fire broke out on Victoria Cove Court, off of G..