AVENTURA, Fla. (AP) - About a dozen teenagers have been arrested in a South Florida mall melee that prompted the response of at least five different police departments. Authorities..
MIAMI (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard has returned to Cuba 25 migrants found floating off Florida shores. The migrants were interdicted at sea in three separate incidents last week. Th..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - Three divers needed rescue in the Florida Keys after their boat's anchor came loose and the vessel drifted away with three children on board. The Coast Guard ..
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - An autopsy is planned for a Georgia man who died while swimming in the Gulf of Mexico off the Florida Panhandle. Panama City Beach police say 26-year..
POLK CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 22-year-old Disney World employee has been arrested on charges of child pornography. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says Timothy Wayne Ha..
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - Central Florida authorities are investigating the death of a jail inmate. Polk County Sheriff's detectives say 46-year-old Gerald Jacobs died early Saturday at ..
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - State wildlife officials have accused three men of poaching more than 100 undersized lobster and out-of-season stone crabs in the Florida Keys. Florida Fish a..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A 21-year-old Florida man is behind bars after authorities say he posed as a 14-year-old to join a youth football league and tried to register at a Tampa middle ..
MIAMI (AP) - A tiger was briefly on the loose at a Miami animal attraction. Authorities say the tiger somehow escaped Saturday morning from its enclosure at Jungle Island. The anim..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The founder and longtime director of the Florida A&M "Marching 100" band has died. William P. Foster was 91. University officials say Foster died early..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A judge in Orlando has ended former astronaut Lisa Nowak's probation three months early. Nowak had been sentenced in November to a year of probation after plea..
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida police official is fighting his homeowner association's request that he remove a patriotic display from his garage door. Joe Milenkovic i..
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - A vacant mobile home caught fire in Immokalee Monday morning. The fire started at the front of the home on 13th Street SE. A neighbor called police after seeing s..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You could save up to 30% off the cost of a new air conditioning system under a new statewide rebate program. Florida has $15 million ready to pass out unde..
ESTERO, Fla. - Hundreds showed up for a N'awlins style feat at the Grape Restaurant to remember Hurricane Katrina and raise money for Gulf relief efforts. Shrimp & craw-fish co..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office has issued a Silver Alert for a missing 81 year old woman.Deputies say Doris Croteau was last seen at her home at Lexin..
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - People in the northern Caribbean are preparing for an unwelcome guest: Hurricane Earl. The National Hurricane Center in M..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A two year old boy has died after drowning in a lake behind his family's home.The Lee County Sheriff's Office was called the 12000 block of Country Day Circle on..
MIAMI (AP) - Two of Florida's U.S. Senate hopefuls, Gov. Charlie Crist and Congressman Kendrick Meek, on Sunday touted their plans to stimulate the lagging economy. &nbs..
ISLAMORADA, Fla. (AP) - Traffic stops throughout the Florida Keys have turned up caches of shark meat, sailfish and whole lobsters. Police, immigratio..