Witnesses to a murder of a Naples teen testify in court

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Two people wounded in the 2010 New Year's Day shooting that also left a Gulf Coast High School student dead testified in court today. Twenty four-year-old Ja..
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Musical equipment stolen from musician couple

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

LEHIGH ACRES, FL- A musician couple from Tennessee just arrived in Southwest Florida and got a *not so neighborly* greeting.Much of the musical equipment they use to support themse..
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Scott Huss sentenced to life in prison

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Scott Huss walked into the courtroom quietly before listening to the judge read his sentence. He asked to say a few words first. "The Russians have won this..
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2 Juveniles arrested in Deep Creek stabbing

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

CHARLOTTE COUNTY- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives announced that they have arrested two juveniles, a boy and a girl, following a stabbing incident in ..
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USDA reduces 2010-2011 Florida orange estimate

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has reduced an earlier estimate for Florida's 2010-2011 orange crop. A new forecast released Wednesday reduces last month's..
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Perry mum on how Texas can end 'sanctuary cities'

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Gov. Rick Perry wants to abolish "sanctuary cities" that he says provide haven for illegal immigrants in Texas, but he isn't yet saying how he wants that accom..
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Central Fla. police chief charged with misconduct

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The police chief of Windermere, the Orlando suburb near where golfer Tiger Woods had his infamous 2009 crash, was arrested and charged Wednesday with shutting ..
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Highway Interdiction Unit seizes zip drive with 47 cloned credit card accounts

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY-- On January 11, 2011, at approximately 4:37 PM, a detective assigned to the Lee County Sheriff's Office Highway Interdiction Unit was patrolling I-75 in North Fort Myer..
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Oil settles higher as supplies drop

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Oil prices rose Wednesday after the government reported a larger-than-expected drop in crude oil supplies and stock markets climbed on Europe's improving financial picture. Benchma..
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30-year federal fugitive from Canada arrested

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

HOMOSASSA, Fla. (AP) - Deputy U.S. Marshals arrested a Gulf coast man who has been on the run from Canadian drug charges for 30 years. Authorities say they apprehended 71-year-old ..
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Fed survey: US economy ends 2010 on strong note

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy ended last year on an encouraging note, with all parts of the country showing improvements. Factories produced more, shoppers spent more and comp..
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Amber Alerts coming to Facebook

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

NEW YORK (AP) - Amber Alerts, which have helped find 525 missing children since their start in 1996, are coming to Facebook.Facebook users in the 50 U.S. states, D.C., Puerto Rico ..
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Experts reduce orange crop forecast because of cold weather

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LAKELAND, Fla. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its January orange crop forecast for the 2010-2011 season, reducing its earlier estimate by 3 million boxe..
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Canceled flights piling up with Northeast snow

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Airlines canceled hundreds of flights in the snowy Northeast, but they said travelers won't be stuck for days as they were after a Christmas weekend storm. It will be easier to put..
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Fort Myers homicide victim identified

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

Homicide Update The victim has been identified as Hugh Jack Byrd Jr. (d.o.b. 2-7-51). Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1..
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Lehigh man arrested again for using phony money

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

LEE COUNTY- A joint investigation by the Lee County Sheriff's Office Economic Crimes Unit and the United States Secret Service has culminated in the arrest of a Lehigh Acres man fo..
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Ariz. congresswoman less sedated, more responsive

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is less sedated and more responsive four days after being shot in the head. University of Arizona trauma chief Dr. Peter Rhee said..
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Stabbing in Deep Creek Apartment

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

DEEP CREEK- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the stabbing of a man in his Deep Creek apartment this morning. CCSO received a call at 11:07 a.m. about th..
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Ground Zero flag to be displayed at girl's funeral

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

PHOENIX (AP) - The largest flag recovered from Ground Zero after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center is on its way to Arizona to be displayed at the funeral of the girl kill..
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Lauren Casey's cold weather forecast

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Danielle Koleniak

It's a wind chilly day, so be sure to bundle up, and tonight we'll need even more layers with lows in the 30's in store! A Freeze Warning and a Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for..
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