TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Highway Patrol is reporting 17 traffic deaths across the state over the Labor Day weekend. FHP says out of roughly 1,300 crashes that troopers work..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Federal officials say they're stepping up plans to release sea turtles that were stranded and rescued during the Gulf oil spill and study how they've been affect..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - It's fitting that the first award in a field where distance doesn't matter has gone to a teacher who works for a school some 500 miles away. Teresa Dove, o..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Fire rescue crews are treating dozens of patients who fell ill due to strong paint fumes inside a central Florida business. Office workers were vomiting and di..
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A Palm Beach County deputy has shot and killed a man after a confrontation outside an office plaza. Deputies were called about a suspicious vehicle early..
PALM BAY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have charged a man with splashing a woman and teenager with acid during an argument in Palm Bay. Palm Bay Fire Rescue officials said 50-year-old F..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Tween heartthrobs, the Jonas Brother, left fans brokenhearted after canceling a southwest Florida concert because the venue flooded. Wednesday's concert was canc..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A 19-year-old will spend 50 years in prison for fatally shooting another man during a dispute at a Panhandle mobile home park. Ellis McArthur pleaded no cont..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two South Florida insurance executives have been charged with eight first-degree felony counts each after an extensive fraud investigation. Florida Chief F..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man accused of hitting at least five children with the flat side of a machete is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail on six charges of aggravate..
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The 15-year-old Florida boy charged with stomping the head of a teenage girl and nearly killing her has a growing list of supporters on the Facebook so..
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis is planning to be in central Florida attending various events hoping to promote job growth. Solis will tour an employment..
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A Dade City woman faces animal cruelty charges, four months after dogs were found sick or dead in her backyard. Jail records who that 39-year-old Angel..
LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman was charged with driving under the influence after reportedly crashing her car in the parking lot of a Seminole County school. Police..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Republican Party has picked Jacksonville City Councilman Daniel Davis to replace Jennifer Carroll in the state House. Carroll, who lives in Fle..
LAND O' LAKES, Fla. (AP) - A Pasco County man upset about a school bus traveling too fast through his neighborhood reportedly threw a heavy metal object at the vehicle. The sheriff..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The deceased suspect has been identified as Kamyn Jodeci William Bright (d.o.b. 10-25-92). WINK News has uncovered the 17-year-old suspect shot by police during ..
NAPLES, Fla. - The Airport Authority wants to expand one runway by 800 feet. They say it will make pilots and passengers safer, but the idea isn't taking off with everyone. "I'm wo..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's governor is concerned about safety at home and around the world, a feeling shared by national and world leaders, over a plan by the head of a sma..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Inside Staff Sergeant Michael Blount's home is his own personal museum. It's filled with books, pictures, awards and three Qurans. "You have to admit this is..