CLEVELAND (AP) - President Barack Obama strongly defended his opposition to extending Bush-era tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans on Wednesday and delivered a searing attack o..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A lawsuit challenging the Legislature's proposed state constitutional amendment to loosen class size limits is getting its day in court. A judge was going ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two local moms are shaving their heads to raise cancer awareness. Monique Whan and Mimi Avery were part of the group "46 Mommas" that shaved their head..
AVE MARIA, Fla. - New details tonight in a sex scandal at Ave Maria University. The catholic school is now speaking out about an alleged relationship between a high-ranking nun, an..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Family and friends in Lehigh Acres are coming together to say goodbye to a mother and son found dead in their home last week. About 1,000 people attended the f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The same forensic veterinarian that worked on the Michael Vick dog fighting case has said that hundreds of birds seized as a result of Florida's largest cockfigh..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Detectives with the Collier County Sheriff's Office's Vice and Narcotics Bureau arrested Martinez and Morales and uncovered more than $400,000 worth of marij..
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - For the second time, a former West Palm Beach police officer is accused of using bogus paperwork to illegally evict people from foreclosed homes and th..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Music, activities and free food will highlight the 3rd annual "Lift Up Lehigh", slated for October 2 from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm at Veteran's Park in Lehigh Ac..
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for fatally shooting another man a day after a dispute. Anthony Holley Jr. pleaded guilty to mur..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - A prominent Punta Gorda community leader was found dead at his home last night. According to police 66 year old Hugh "Sandy" MacGibbon III committed suicide. Of..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Pensacola man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting a man during a drug deal. An Escambia County jury found 20-year-old Kenneth Eriby g..
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A rare 18th century coin worth $9,000 was stolen in Vero Beach - but not for long. Police say 27-year-old Christopher William Saunders stole it from a coin ..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities blew up a stuffed pony - determined to be a "suspicious device" - after it was found outside a central Florida school. The Orange County Sheriff's ..
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The leader of a small Florida church that espouses anti-Islam philosophy said Wednesday he was determined to go through with his plan to burn copies of the..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Oil giant BP PLC laid much of the blame for the rig explosion and the massive Gulf of Mexico spill on itself, other companies' workers and a complex series of fa..
MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Igor has formed in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa near the Cape Verde Islands and has top sustained winds of near 40 mph (65 kph). Forecaste..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - State investigators have found no criminal wrongdoing by Florida Power and Light Co. after an anonymous employee complaint. The Florida Department of Law E..
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) - An Orlando mother was arrested after disembarking from a cruise ship, mistaken for a suspected prostitute wanted in central Florida. Thirty-one-year-old Paol..