T.S.A. plans no changes in controversial new security measures

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Cayle Thompson

WASHINGTON - Even the head of the Transportation Security Administration gets a pat-down at the airport.  And John Pistole acknowledged today to a Senate panel that ..
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Cape Council may modify public prayer at meetings

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Cape Coral, Fla -  Cape Coral city leaders could remove public prayer from their council sessions. It's part of a resolution to amend the procedures at their weekly meetings. ..
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'Bundle up Bonita'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Bonita Springs Fire-Rescue is collecting sweatshirts to distribute through the “Bundle Up Bonita” Program. The goal is to provide the neces..
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Unemployment compensation taxes to triple next year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Unemployment compensation taxes will nearly triple next year for some Florida employers, although the maximum rate will remain unchanged.The state Revenue ..
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BP missed warning signs shortly before blowout

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON (AP) - A group of technical experts says BP and its contractors missed and ignored warning signs before the massive oil well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico. In a report r..
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Electronic W-2s could save taxpayers $75,000 a year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Florida CFO Alex Sink today asked state employees to sign up to receive their W-2 forms electronically, which could save Florida taxpayers $75,000 annually..
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U.S. Marshalls find wanted man hiding in tree branches

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CAPE CORAL, Fla - Terrell Beckwith has been located and arrested by the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force.  Earlier today, Task Force Officers began searching..
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Fort Myers murder mystery investigation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nick Spinetto

Fort Myers, Fla -  More than three years ago, the skeletal remains of 8 men were found buried in a remote area of Fort Myers. Today, the investigation continues, but detective..
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TECO focusing on restoring gas service to homes

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla - TECO workers are now concentrating on restoring all service to residential customers in Lee and Collier Counties.As of Wednesday morning, the company has restored..
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Student loan companies paying $58 million to settle claims

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Four student loan companies are paying the U.S. government nearly $58 million to settle claims they inflated their interest rate subsidies from the U.S. Depa..
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Couple arrested, 2 year old playing with methadone bottle

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla  - A Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputy arrested two North Port residents found passed out in a car.  A 2 year old boy was also found playing ..
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Lee Commissioners check on Posen's Summerlin site after Colonial explosion

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla- The same construction company being blamed for last week's gas line explosion is also at the center of an investigation involving asbestos found at the Summerlin f..
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Florida Chief Justice says foreclosure hearings must be open

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles Canady has told judges to make sure foreclosure proceedings are open to the public and press. Canady issued his..
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BP is deep cleaning Panhandle Beaches

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - What's typically a beautiful, quietstretch of beach in the fall now resembles a construction site. Bulldozers and yellow dump trucks shake the ground; a g..
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Let's Eat: Neopolitan Gourmet

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

Chef Vinny from the Neopolitan Gourmet in Naples shows us how to make meatballs for that holiday party or dinner tonight!  You can contact Chef Vinny to order this and more ta..
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Common Cents: 5 savings tips you blew last year

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.-A great article just came out on yahoo.com called "The five holiday savings tips you blew off last year". In today's Common Cents, we'll vow to do better this year..
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Company removes jolt from energy drink

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

     WASHINGTON (AP) - The manufacturer of popular caffeinatedalcohol drink Four Loko has said it will remove the caffeine fromits products, pulling the blend o..
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Thanksgiving travel forecast

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jennifer Stacy

   WASHINGTON (AP) - More Americans are expected to head out on thehighway this Thanksgiving.      AAA president Bob Darbelnet (DAR'-behl-nay) sa..
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TECO shifting focus to residential customers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FORT MYERS, Fla- Homeowners without natural gas, today is the day TECO is coming your way. The company is shifting it's focus from restoring business service to getting the gas f..
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TECO: Gas service restored to 98% of commercial customers, 35% residential

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - TECO Peoples Gas now says service has been restored to 98% of its commercial customers, and about 35% of residential customers affected by Thursday's gas line ex..
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