FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers woman faces charges in an alleged murder-for-hire plot to kill her husband.The Lee County Sheriff's Office says Kimberly Alter, 53, asked a man to s..
VALRICO, Fla. (AP) - A 41-year-old man was shot and killed in front of his 8-year-old daughter during a neighborhood dispute. Hillsborough County Sheriff's deputies say Garrett Jam..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is proposing that banks report all electronic money transfers in and out of the country, expanding its anti-terrorism requirements for fi..
Drivers can thank the slower driving season and a glut of supply for the continuing slide in gas pump prices. The national average for a gallon of regular was $2.694 on Monday, acc..
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) - As the economy tanked during the past two years, a debate has raged over whether immigrants are taking jobs that Americans want. Amid the sweltering vineyard..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government estimates that traffic fatalities fell to fewer than 15,000 deaths during the first half of 2010, putting the year on pace for another record low. ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mortgage giant Fannie Mae plans to give military families a break on their home loan payments if they are struggling because of the death or injury of a service m..
OCALA, Fla. (AP) - A mobile home fire in north Florida killed a 75-year-old woman and her 70 dogs. Sunday's fire in Marion County tore through the home's roof and almost all of the..
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - Gulf Coast residents overcome by stress and worry are having a hard time dealing with the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion. A survey shows..
MIAMI (AP) - Republican contributors to Gov. Charlie Crist's independent campaign for the U.S. Senate aren't giving up their quest for refunds. The attorney for two GOP donors said..
ISLAMORADA, Fla. (AP) - An Islamorada woman is charged with battery for allegedly hitting her husband with a golf cart after she suspected he was having an affair. The Monroe Count..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - A new task force in Key West is seeking keep gays safe from hate crimes. The Anti-Hate Crimes Task Force hopes to bring more diversity training to Key West sc..
LARGO, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa-area man being sought in an attempted robbery has been shot and killed by police. Authorities say 56-year-old Robert Hayes Roll's plot to rob a Walgreens..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nearly half of the guns that crossed state lines and were used in crimes in 2009 were sold in just 10 states, according to a report being released Monday by a may..
MIAMI (AP) - A Florida man who survived his brother-in-law's Thanksgiving Day shooting attack is now sharing his story. Patrick Knight nearly died in the shootout in Jupiter last N..
WASHINGTON (AP) - BP's lead investigator into the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has told an independent panel of experts that the company's internal probe has limitations. Mark Bly, hea..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Two people were injured in an Everglades airboat crash. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue says the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, just north of th..
ISLAMORADA, Fla. (AP) - Scientists are set to undertake work to try and restore coral reefs in the Florida Keys. Nursery corals are to be transplanted on the badly degraded Davis R..
MANATEE, Fla. (AP) - A 73-year-old Bradenton-area man who crashed his motorized scooter after too many drinks is suing the bar that served him. The Bradenton Herald reports John Wa..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Funeral services are set for a Hillsborough County deputy who was killed this week in a crash. Mark Longway will be honored with a memorial service Monday at Idl..