Obama takes responsibility for voter frustration

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said Wednesday that voters frustrated by the pace of economic recovery dictated a Republican takeover of the House in midterm elections, ad..
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New nursing school gives students hands-on training

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lauren Pastrana

FORT MYERS, Fla. - With the unemployment rate in Florida at 11.9 percent, more people are returning to the classroom. Or in some cases, a make-shift emergency room. Students at Edi..
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Man injured as object crashes into vehicle window

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A man was injured when an object crashed through the window of the vehicle he was driving on a South Florida highway. The Florida Highway Patrol says t..
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Death probed of woman who fell from balcony

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the death of a Gulf coast area woman who fell from a sixth-floor balcony. The woman fell early Wednesday. Authorities say ..
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2 teenage boys critical after being hit by car

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Two teenage brothers are in critical condition after authorities say they were struck by a vehicle that then fled the scene. The Florida Highway Patrol says An..
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Fla. woman, 81, critical after wasp attack

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - An 81-year-old Florida woman is in critical condition after being stung several hundred times by yellow jacket wasps from an underground nest in her yard. Jua..
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350 HIV/AIDS patients to be dropped from program

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - About 350 uninsured HIV/AIDS patients in Florida are expected to be dropped from a federally funded program that pays for all or most of their drugs. The S..
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FBI arrests Miss. businessman in scam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi businessman has been arrested by FBI agents on 12 counts of wire fraud, tax evasion, and money laundering. Federal authorities say 47-year-old J..
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Fate of NC trooper's killer in jury's hands

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEWTON, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina jury is set to resume deliberating the fate of a Florida man convicted of killing a state trooper. Multiple media outlets reported that jurors ..
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Deputy revives woman who collapses in Fla. court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - An Alachua County sheriff's deputy is being credited with reviving a woman whose heart stopped beating shortly after testifying in court. Deputy Dennis Pic..
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Man gets 40 years for fatal shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LARGO, Fla. (AP) - A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend at a Clearwater home has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. As part of a deal with prosecutors, 3..
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Authorities identify body found in drum barrel

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have identified the body found last week inside a cardboard drum barrel in the back seat of a car in Palm Beach County. The Palm Beach County ..
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2 Florida congressional incumbents lose; others trail

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Two Florida Democratic incumbents are already on the way out and Republicans are leading early in two more U.S. House races. Reps. Alan Grayson and Suzanne..
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Voters back redistricting changes in early returns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Voters in early returns are backing two amendments that would set new rules for how legislative and congressional districts in Florida are redrawn every 10 yea..
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2 get life in prison for fatal mall shooting

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Two men who were convicted in the ambush slaying of an armored truck guard at a suburban Miami mall have been sentenced to life in prison. A federal judge in Miami sen..
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Rubio wins Florida's U.S. Senate seat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Republican Marco Rubio wins Florida's U.S. Senate seat. He beat out Independent Charlie Crist and Democrat Kendrick Meek. This race was called right when polls..
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Charlotte County teen arrested for burglarizing humane society

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Joshua John Jury, 19, Grove City, for Burglary and Grand Theft of the Humane Society, 6781 San Casa Dr..
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Lee County deputies investigating robbery at home decor store

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On Tuesday, November 2, 2010, at approximately 8:39 P.M., deputies with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office responded to Tuesday Morning, located at 15271 McGr..
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15-year-old girl arrested for selling drugs at school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A 15 year old girl was arrested at school, deputies say, for trying to sell drugs. She was arrested at Lehigh Senior High School after another student told the..
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Woman drives into community lake and dies

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

EAST NAPLES, Fla. - A woman’s body is pulled out of a Fiddler’s Creek lake after her car went off Fiddler’s Creek Parkway, into the water and sank. The Sheriff&rs..
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