ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two school buses were involved in separate crashes the same day in Orlando. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that a Lynx bus was stopping Tuesday morning whe..
PLANTATION, Fla. (AP) - A landscaper died after his riding lawnmower went into a lake at a Plantation apartment complex and the rolled on top of him. Fire office say 26-year-old St..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Some top administrators and professional staff members at Florida State College at Jacksonville are getting salary boosts, some as high as 30 percent. The..
MICCO, Fla. (AP) - An Micco man who had recently lost his job was fatally shot by Brevard County deputies in what appears to be a suicide by cop. The sheriff's office reports that ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist and the Florida Cabinet have agreed to give land to the National Park Service for a visitors center at St. Augustine's historic Castillo..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Danyen Komorek has been named the Florida Highway Patrol's Trooper of the Year for 2010. Gov. Charlie Crist and the Florida Cabinet honored Komorek on Tues..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A slowly emerging economic recovery, spending cuts and more federal stimulus dollars have helped cut a potential shortfall in next year's Florida budget by..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Public Service Commission has found three of the state's privately owned power companies have failed to live up to the panel's conservation goa..
MIAMI (AP) - Haiti's prime minister is defending the speed of reconstruction in his Caribbean country. Speaking Tuesday at the Americas Conference in Miami, Prime Minister Jean-Max..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Major Crimes Unit detectives report they have tentatively identified the man’s body found in a canal Tuesday in the area of Prinevil..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit has arrested three people in Lehigh Acres in connection with a grow house operation. On September 14, 2010, ..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - Military training created a light show off Fort Myers Beach Tuesday. WINK News received a number of calls Tuesday night about strange lights over the Gulf...
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - The city council in Punta Gorda is considering loosening up the rules for alcohol sales on Sunday. The current law doesn't allow for alcohol to be sold before n..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 24-year-old Jacksonville man is going to federal prison for 20 years in a "sexting" case. The U.S. Attorneys Office said Anthony William Denham was sentenc..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - Attacked because he's Mexican. That's what one Immokalee man is claiming happened while he was trying to buy beer. The customer tells Collier County deputies the ..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - The board designates an amount each year for travel, and they are well over the limit. The Charlotte County Commission Chair is upset that one collea..
More than 1.2 million Chuck E. Cheese light-up rings and toy eyeglasses are being recalled over concerns thatchildren might swallow the small battery inside the toys. The Consumer ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A unique Southwest Florida class is helping non-English speakers sound more American.The "Accent Reduction" course at Edison college aims to polish spoken Englis..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Here's a story you don't see everyday: A bedbug infestation has closed down the Fort Myers Library. Crews fumigated the building and destroyed about 40 chairs an..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The lawsuit against the "Charlie Crist for US Senate Campaign" is moving forward. Tuesday, a judge denied a motion from Crist's attorneys to dismiss the case..