CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Port Charlotte man said he contacted BP four weeks ago telling them to cut the pipe in the gulf, but he said capping it won't work. Frank Cicanese has wo..
GULF OF MEXICO - Computer models show oil leaking from a damaged well in the Gulf of Mexico could wind up on the East Coast and even get carried on currents across the Atlantic Oce..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - For Eric Sutor and Trina Hadley, the last five and a half weeks have been a challenge. "It's a feeling I don't want anybody to go through...indescribable," said ..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - An entire neighborhood is stunned after a 7-year-old girl was killed and her 10-year-old cousin injured in a Wednesday night accident. Cape Coral police say 7-ye..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - She may be 82, but don't mess with her. A Cape Coral grandmother's sharp tongue landed her in jail. She told WINK her side of the story. Stalking... Aggrava..
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Charlie Crist says oil from the massive Gulf spill is now within four miles of the Panhandle coast. Crist said sheen was spotted during a ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Lawton "Bud" Chiles III, the son of former Gov. Lawton Chiles, made a late entry into the governor's race as an independent candidate on Thursday, saying b..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Friends and family members gathered to bid their final goodbyes to 31-year-old Kelly Abrams, who was murdered in Cape Coral over the weekend. Police say 43-year-..
MIAMI (AP) - Facing the imminent threat of oil hitting Florida's shoreline, tourism officials are pulling an advertising campaign proclaiming the state's "Coast is Clear." Chris Th..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson says all of Florida is threatened by the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Speaking in Pensacola on Thursday Nelson said the state's ..
GRASSY KEY, Fla. (AP) - The Coast Guard is investigating after tar balls were found off the Florida Keys, but the agency hasn't determined whether they came from the massive Gulf o..
FORT MYERS, Fla - Stephen Brittain's home looks normal from the outside. But inside, his 1,300-square foot living room houses nine instruments: 5 grand pianos, 2 upright pianos and..
PENSACOLA, Fla. - Florida's CFO Alex Sink is meeting with business owners in Pensacola to hear their concerns and fears concerning the impact of the oil spill. She says this is "an..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum says his exclusion from a meeting earlier this week shows the Obama Administration doesn't understand the seriousnes..
Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow. That's the motto at Manatee Elementary and on Thursday students were thinking hard about what kind of future leaders they will be. The schoo..
METAIRIE, La. (AP) - The government's point man for the Gulf oil spill says it's "a significant step forward." BP has used giant shears to cut off part of a leaking oil pipe so a c..
DENVER (AP) - The head of Colorado's Republican Party is accusing the White House of offering an illegal bribe to try to head off a primary challenge to incumbent Democratic Sen. M..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Funeral services were held Thursday morning for a murdered Cape Coral mother. Over the weekend, police say 43-year-old Ricardo Marrero shot and killed his girlfr..
MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Mesa officials have scheduled a news conference Thursday to announce new developments in the Phoenix suburb's efforts to remain the spring training home of the C..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A 62-year-old woman identified as Margaret Johnson-Burton has been arrested for attempted murder after police say she shot her roommate. The Collier County S..