Charlotte County deputies investigating death of woman at homeless camp

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives continue their investigation today after the body of a white female was found in a homeless camp in..
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Coast Guard assists two boaters in distress

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - The Coast Guard assisted two people after their 22-foot Larson pleasure craft began to take on water in the vicinity of the Caloosahatchee River near Tarpo..
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NASA: Space shuttle Discovery 'go' for Wed. launch

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA has cleared space shuttle Discovery for its final flight. Mission managers gathered at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Monday morning for the tr..
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National Enquirer publisher to file for Chapter 11

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW YORK (AP) - The publisher of The National Enquirer says it plans to file for bankruptcy protection in about two weeks. American Media says it will file a prepackaged plan that ..
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8 hospitalized after crash involving Broward bus

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WILTON MANORS, Fla. (AP) - Eight people have been hospitalized following a crash involving a Broward County bus. The accident happened Monday morning in Wilton Manors, north of For..
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Woman dead, child injured after being hit by train

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A woman is dead and a child in critical condition after being struck by a train. The incident happened Sunday morning in Daytona Beach. Authorities say t..
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Foot powder delays flight to Jacksonville

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Southwest Airlines flight to Jacksonville was delayed after a flight attendant spotted white powder leaking from a box in an overhead bin. Officials say..
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Wild boar that entered neighborhood shot by police

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

OVIEDO, Fla. (AP) - Police have killed a wild boar that was terrorizing a central Florida neighborhood. Neighbors called Oviedo police on Sunday to report the animal was charging a..
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Pregnant woman shot, in critical condition

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A 25-year-old central Florida woman who is four months pregnant is in critical condition after being shot outside a residence. The Polk County Sheriff's Offic..
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George W. Bush to kick off book fair in Miami

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI(AP) - Former President George W. Bush will kick off this year's international book fair in Miami. Bush is scheduled to speak at the 27th annual Miami Book Fair International,..
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Ky. man dies after motorcycle hits deer in Sarasota

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 67-year-old Kentucky man has died after crashing into a deer with his motorcycle. The Florida Highway Patrol says George Taylor of Harrodsbu..
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At least 20 greyhounds found dead in Panhandle

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ERBO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the deaths of at least 20 dogs at a greyhound park in the Panhandle. The Washington County Sheriff's Office arrested the dogs' train..
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Ex-Pakistani leader seeks support in Fla.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf has reached out to Pakistani expatriates in central Florida in his effort to stage a political comeback. Musharraf ..
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Cops: Home health worker stole from 92-year-old

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A home health aide has been arrested for allegedly stealing money from a 92-year-old Brooksville woman. Hernando County sheriff's deputies say the victim s..
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Gays push Jacksonville for anti-discrimination ban

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Jacksonville gay rights activists are meeting with business leaders to get their support for a measure that would ban discrimination based on sexual prefe..
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Oops: Alleged Fla. bank robber dropped wallet

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - Investigators say they arrested a Florida Panhandle bank robber after he made a big mistake: he dropped his wallet. The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office says 26..
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Two motorcyclists killed in Collier County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Two motorcyclists were killed in Collier County around 2 am Sunday morning. A 38-year-old and 34-year-old from Naples were killed. FHP said alcohol was ..
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Both Gubernatorial candidates campaign in Fort Myers Monday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Both candidates for Governor are making stops in Fort Myers Monday morning. Only a half our apart, Republican Rick Scott is having breakfast at First Watch Dayti..
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Fort Myers man killed chasing dog on I-75

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SARASOTA, Fla. - According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 28 year old Jason D. Fox was chasing his dog on the interstate when he was hit and killed early Sunday morning. According ..
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One teacher taken to hospital after fight at middle school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Three middle school girls were arrested and taken to juvenile detention after a fight at their school, with hundreds of students watching. Deputies say it happ..
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