COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A mentally handicapped woman tells WINK News she was forced to perform sex acts on at least nine men. Tonight, one of them is in jail. "They threaten me...te..
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Republican candidates for governor Bill McCollum and Rick Scott are meeting for what likely will be their last face-to-face debate before the Aug. 24 primary. Th..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - WINK News Call for Action saves a Cape Coral woman's home after a bank screw-up caused her house to get auctioned off!Call for Action uncovered two families in C..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The greens are lush, and the grounds, manicured...but one thing at Fort Myers Country Club is missing- the golfers. "I don't understand it. Why aren't more peopl..
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A dangerous heat wave baked a large strip of the nation, from Texas to New York on Thursday, forcing football players to move practice sessions into the..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Medicare is in better shape because of President Barack Obama's sweeping health care overhaul, and the hospital fund for elderly Americans will stay afloat a doze..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - State school grades will be released on Friday. These grades, partially based on FCAT scores determines how much extra state funding the public schools will rec..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - A Charlotte County Firefighter is arrested for assault and we're learning, the altercation started over a scratched car.Gerhard Klemme is 80 years old, no ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - There were two crashes on I-75 at mile marker 142. The crashes were on a bridge and traffic was moving slowly. Things were back to normal around 5:00 pm. Deputie..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The man accused of shooting a 1-year-old baby is now behind bars. Felipe Escalante was formally arrested after being released from the hospital. 19-year-old..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A plunge in mortgage rates is giving homeowners a rare opportunity to lock in a 15-year fixed-rate loanfor less than 4 percent. Rates haven't dipped this lo..
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Delray Beach police says a child has just been found dead at a Daycare in Delray Beach. We are just getting this information confirmed. At this moment we canno..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A truck is submerged near Bayview Park in Naples on Danford Street. A man was pulling his boat out of the water with his pick-up truck, but the boat was..
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The State's Emergency Operations Center has transitioned to a partial activation in response to the BP oil spill. State officials said Thursday that bec..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Construction operations will require a portion of Midway Boulevard, between Birchcrest Boulevard and Hariet Street, to be closed to all traffic through Aug..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Insurance Commissioner KevinMcCarty has ordered a halt to the sale of unauthorized and unlicensed motor vehicle service agreements by two Ohio-base..
BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - For the third time in as many days, Tampa Bay area law enforcement have been involved in shootings. In Hernando County, sheriff's deputies killed 39-year-o..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has delayed two spacewalks to fix a broken pump at the International Space Station. Two astronauts are now scheduled to make the repairs on Saturda..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - In our technologically advanced society, we have a lot of advantages and conveniences. Unfortunately, technological advancements can also provide an avenue for l..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - In an e-mail letter to band boosters and band parents today, Barron Collier High School Principal Tim Kutz announced the hiring of a new band director. &ldqu..