MIAMI (AP) - Authorities are questioning a potential suspect involved with threatening to harm South Florida schools and government buildings. Schools were locked down Wednesday af..
NAPLES, Fla. - An evening of great food and good wine is helping to protect children in Southwest Florida. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children held an gourmet di..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A federal appeal court is reconsidering a decision that reversed former Florida Senate President W.D. Childers' bribery conviction. In a rare move, the ful..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new state initiative has connected nearly 30,000 Florida veterans to information about their benefits during its first four months. Chief Financial Offic..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The 38th annual boat show is dropping it's anchor in Southwest Florida at the Harborside Event Center. It is considered one of the top regional boat shows in the..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Lee County Sheriff's deputies say a 35-year-old man tried to send methamphetamine through Federal Express. Jason A. Vanlaningham was arrested Tuesday on a c..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Raytheon Co., a defense contractor whose products include missiles and electronics, has given the Wounded Warrior Project a five-year, $2.5 million grant...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Five winners of the "Fantasy 5" game will collect $46,571 each, the Florida Lottery said Thursday. The winning tickets were bought in Port St. Lucie, Okeec..
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A pickup truck has struck a 12 and 13-year-old at a busy South Florida intersection. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue said the 12-year-old girl was airlifted ..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - An officer is under investigation after killing an armed suspect and the caretaker of a north Florida townhome. Clay County Sheriff's Office is investigat..
LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) - A man has been charged with attacking an employee at a central Florida golf course, allegedly stabbing the pro shop worker with scissors and beating him with ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Former House Speaker John Thrasher of St. Augustine is moving up in the Senate. Thrasher, who also serves as chairman of the state Republican Party, was na..
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - An intoxicated St. Petersburg man blew his chance to avoid a DUI after a Collier County deputy called a cab and encouraged him not to drive. The sheriff's offic..
OVIEDO, Fla. (AP) - A 26-year-old mother and her 45-year-old boyfriend have been charged in the death of the woman's 3-year-old daughter. Crystal Aday and Isaac Burt were arrested ..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - There will be outdoor ice skating in downtown Tampa during the holiday season. The Tampa Tribune reported Wednesday that the city is installing an ice skating ri..
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Weeki Wachee teen has been sentenced to nine months in jail and two years of house arrest for causing a crash that killed a Hernando County deputy. As pa..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Students of Richard Quinn's business management class at the University of Central Florida in Orlando had been expecting a lecture on mergers and acquisitions...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Entry to most of Florida's state parks will be free for all visitors on Veterans Day. Florida is making Thursday a free day to honor veterans and celebrate..
CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) - Police say the owner of a Panhandle hotel has been shot and killed following an incident with a longtime employee. The Crestview police department told the N..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Smart cars invade the streets of Southwest Florida as the Smart USA Street Tour hits Punta Gorda. The Green Futures Expo and Energy Options Conference happ..