Fla. lawmakers facing late-night budget vote Fri.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida lawmakers are looking at a late-night end to their annual 60-day legislative session on Friday. House Speaker Dean Cannon had predicted a "photo fi..
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5-year-old grabs wheel after dad passes out

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 5-year-old girl took the steering wheel and did her best to drive the car off the road after her father passed out. The 2010 Camaro jump..
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Fla. teen indicted in slayings of British tourists

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A 16-year-old southwest Florida boy accused of gunning down two British tourists last month has been indicted for first-degree murder, but police and prosecut..
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Should the U.S. show the picture of Osama bin Laden?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

There are still many questions surrounding the killing of Osama bin Laden.    Many still want to know if we will see evidence of bin Laden's killing.  &nbs..
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House fire in Naples Park leaves one woman dead, death investigation underway

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office has launched an investigation into the death of a woman at the scene of a house fire in North Naples. Officials said 71 ye..
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Donnell to return to work for Lee County School District

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. -  Embattled Cape Coral city council member Derrick Donnell is set to return to work for the Lee County School District, for now.Donnell withdrew from a heari..
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Man catches burglars by setting up web camera

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

FORT MYERS, FL-A Fort Myers man catches thieves in his home by setting up his web camera. This is only one week after burglars stole his television and dvd player. When the victim ..
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Homeowner Takes on Group that Feeds the Hungry

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Ft. Myers homeowner is taking on an organization that feeds the hungry from a church building in a neighborhood, near downtown.   Pim Verhoeven says t..
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Cape Coral man shares first-hand knowledge of Guantanamo Bay

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- We're learning more about how the U.S. found Osama Bin Laden's hiding place. Crucial information came from a detainee at Guantanamo Bay. Dr. John Rudisill, from C..
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Love bugs swarm Southwest Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- It's officially that time of year again-- love bug season. The pests are swarming Southwest Florida, and experts say they could be sticking around for a few more ..
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To show the picture or not?

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. officials are pondering whether to release the graphic photos of a dead Osama bin Laden they say show a precision kill shot above his left eye. And there's a..
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Local Veterans and Parent of Soldier Rejoice in Death of Bin Laden

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

Veterans who served in the middle east, and the parent of a soldier who is fighting there now, are rejoicing in the death of Osama Bin Laden, master-mind of the Sept. 11th attacks ..
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Arson suspected in one of three fires in Cape Coral on Monday

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A suspicious vehicle fire last night in the north Cape caused $9,000 damage to a Dodge Caravan. The fire is being investigated by the State Fire Marshal’s ..
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Crews fight 50-acre fire in Collier Co.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Fire crews are fighting a 50-acre fire in Collier County that is 75 percent contained.  The fire has been difficult to extinguish because it is so deep i..
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Pakistan's president denies harboring bin Laden

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistan's leader denied suggestions that his country's security forces sheltered Osama bin Laden as Britain demanded Tuesday that Islamabad answer for ..
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Florida budget negotiators reach spending accord

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Budget leaders have resolved spending issues dividing the Florida House and Senate. The breakthrough came Tuesday. The deal sets the stage for an on-time f..
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National Immigration groups weigh Fla. boycott

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

TALLAHASSEE (AP) - National civil rights and Latino groups are monitoring the Florida legislature's immigration debate and say they're weighing a boycott of the Sunshine State depe..
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'Topless' car wash raises money for veterans

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cars lined up in Cape Coral on Sunday for a topless car wash! It's not exactly what you're probably thinking. A fundraiser at Village Square Car Wash would only c..
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10-foot gator chomps on Fla. deputy's cruiser

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A 10-foot-long alligator has taken a bite out of a Florida deputy sheriff's cruiser. Authorities say Alachua County Deputy Victor Borrero spotted the gator..
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Man gets 6 months prison for Fla. airport primers

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lindke

MIAMI (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced in Florida to six months in federal prison after admitting that he illegally transported bullet primers in luggage that ignited ..
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