MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say a fraying Tropical Storm Nicole could still drop heavy rains over South Florida and the Keys. Nicole developed Wednesday over Cuba after soaking the is..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Kids who fake being sick just to stay home from school may be common, but when you're a child in the hospital for weeks or months it's a different story. It can ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - An elderly woman died after a fire broke out in her Gulf coast area home. The woman was treated at the scene and then hospitalized with serious life threatening ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A libertarian legal group is challenging Florida's law regulating political action committees and similar groups. The Institute for Justice filed the feder..
MANDARIN, Fla. (AP) - One person is in critical condition and two students are under hospital observation following a crash between a schoolbus and a Toyota in northeast Florida. T..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County Utilities reports a precautionary boil water notice due to a 16" water main break. The following area is affected: Both sides of U.S. 41 from Del Prad..
MAITLAND, Fla. (AP) - Central Florida authorities are looking for two women who robbed a man and then led police on a chase that ended with an officer crashing his patrol car into ..
Right now Busch Gardens in Tampa is celebrating Halloween with Howl-O-Scream.To get us in the spirit some creepy critters stopped by the show Wednesday morning. Howl-O-Scream runs ..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 14-year-old girl is being treated at a hospital with facial injuries after two pit bulls attack her in West Palm Beach. Palm Beach County Sheriff's O..
MULBERRY, Fla. (AP) - A 19-year-old woman killed in a Polk County crash that sent five others to the hospital has been identified. The sheriff's office says Heather Michelle Layton..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A woman whose identity was stolen and kept overnight in the Seminole County jail has been awarded $100,000. Someone stole the identity of 32-year-old Kimberly ..
LONDON (AP) - BP's incoming chief executive is setting up a new safety division to monitor the company's operations around the world. Bob Dudley announced the initiative Wednesday,..
GRANDVIEW HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) - Libraries are tweeting, texting and launching smart-phone apps as they try to keep up with a computer-savvy class of people who consider card catalog..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - Two business properties in Central Florida have been put on the federal government's list of the most dangerously polluted sites in the United States. The U.S...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A new survey shows Florida's consumer confidence went up slightly after the leaking oil well in the Gulf of Mexico was sealed. The University of Florida's ..
FT. PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Four men have been arrested in connection with a failed drug and illegal immigrant smuggling operation. Authorities say a U.S. Customs and Border Protection..
Honey mustard vinaigrette: Recipe is for 12 salads. Step 1:8 oz white sugar1/3 cup balsamic vinegar1 ½ table spoons meat seasoning2 ½ tablespoons paprika Step 2:1 cup..
SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - A Hernando County man has been arrested and charged with pointing a laser light at a sheriff's office helicopter. The sheriff's office reports that the hel..
PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - The man who authorities believe murdered a 94-year-old woman last week has been arrested. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office reports that 47-year-old John S..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Fire investigators will try to determine what caused a fire at a vacant home in Lehigh Acres Tuesday night on 54th Street, near Alabama Road. Neighbors tell us..