PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The waterfront Palm Beach house formerly owned by convicted Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff is under contract to be sold after more than a year on the market. ..
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) - The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says an off-duty detective arrested a wanted sex offender after spotting him while shopping at a Publix supermarket. Detec..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Fort Myers Regional Partnership, Lee County’s Economic Development Office, announced today that the county has approved financial incentives for Gannet..
MIAMI (AP) - Paula is now a tropical storm as the system hugs Cuba's northern coast and dumps heavy rain on the island. The National Weather Service in Miami said Thursday the stor..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is in Florida, where he will participate in a panel with Hillsborough County school officials and two of the nation's top un..
NEWTON, N.C. (AP) - Jurors are expected to begin deliberating the guilt or innocence of a Florida man accused of murder in the death of a North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper kill..
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man has been critically injured after being shot outside a central Florida bakery. Police were called to the Wonder Hostess bakery outlet in..
OAKLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) - Three teens were taken into custody after allegedly striking a Boca Raton police officer with a car. The Broward County Sheriff's Office says a 15-year-ol..
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Panhandle yard sale shopper's potted violet contained a touch of Grandma Marge. Piper Gaffrey, of Fort Walton Beach, told the Northwest Florida Dai..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil has stopped spewing into the Gulf of Mexico, but BP remains unusually vulnerable to the prospect of U.S. gas stations defecting to other brands. In interview..
MIAMI (AP) - U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., will headline the 12th annual Latina Style magazine's Business Series. Thursday's event in Miami seeks to help women launch and ..
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Hernando County Jail inmate died after jail staffers found him unresponsive in the medical section of the facility. Officials say 58-year-old Danny Lee T..
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Biketoberfest is set to roll into Daytona Beach. The popular annual event begins Thursday and runs through Sunday. Biketoberfest draws motorcycle riders ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The League of Women Voters and PBS have called off televised debates in Florida's U.S. Senate and governor's races. The reason: a lack of candidates. The spons..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A Florida father who stormed onto a school bus and threatened children because his 13-year-old disabled daughter had been bullied has been offered a deal by pr..
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Mobile residents got a jolt Wednesday morning when a fighter jet flying out of a Florida military base caused a sonic boom. Eglin Air Force Base spokeswoman Ash..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida stripper and her boyfriend have been sentenced to eight years in prison for a botched robbery that left another suspect dead. As part of a pl..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Jeb! says Deb! is treading on his trade mark. A lawyer for former Republican Gov. Jeb Bush has sent Deborah Gianoulis, a candidate for the Florida Senate,..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A brother was left fatally shot and a sister was wounded following an argument between the adult siblings at a Fort Lauderdale retail area. Police say ..
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - A Jupiter police officer was charged with driving under the influence after reportedly driving his marked patrol car onto a curb in the police department parki..