Man dies in wood chipper accident

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A man trimming trees in Tampa is dead after an accident involving a wood chipper. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office says the worker was pronounced dead ab..
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Skydiver's parachute fails at Jaguars show

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a skydiver was forced to make an emergency landing when his parachute failed to open during a Jacksonville Jaguars halftime show. The unid..
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3-way race for Senate turning into two man race for second place

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ESTERO, Fla. - On the heels of a new poll out showing Marco Rubio pulling a head in the Senate race, the Republican hopeful did little to move beyond his stump speech while meeting..
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Free-standing bars in Estero?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

ESTERO, Fla. - Lee County leaders are set to decide whether or not to change a long-standing rule banning bars that aren't a part of a restaurant, potentially increasing businesses..
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Boy Scout restoring historical fountain, continuing family legacy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers teen is continuing a family legacy by working to become an Eagle Scout. It's a rare honor. Only 2% of scouts reach the goal. But Jonathon Memoli has..
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Road work on US 41 bridge over Peace River

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Drivers should be prepared for delays on a portion of U.S. 41 in Charlotte County.Contractor crews will be doing bridge repairs over the Peace River from 8..
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Poll shows Rubio with sizable lead in Senate race

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - A new poll gives Republican Marco Rubio a sizable lead in his race for the Senate.      The latest Mason-Dixon poll gives the former Florida H..
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Crist gets endorsement from Wexler, a Democrat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - Former Democratic Congressman Robert Wexler has made his support of Gov. Charlie Crist official.      The self-proclaimed "fire-bre..
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"Sesame Street" showdown: Elmo performer attacked

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) - Elmo can fight back.Police in central Florida say a man dressed as the "Sesame Street" character was attacked Saturday at a music store in Winter Park Vill..
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South Florida man drowns while attempting birthday bet

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a South Florida man who bet $50 that he could swim across a canal behind his house drowned while attempting the feat.   &nbs..
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Matthew weakens further over Mexico

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - The remnants of Tropical Storm Matthew are drenching parts of Central America and southern Mexico. Forecasters say the storm could become nearly stationary so..
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Republican Marco Rubio makes campaign stop in Southwest Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

ESTERO, Fla. - Governor Charlie Crist and Democrat Kendrick Meek still face an uphill battle against Republican Marco Rubio in the polls for the U.S. Senate race. Saturday, the For..
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Crist criticizes LeMieux, his former top adviser

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist is criticizing the man he appointed to the U.S. Senate seat he's now seeking.      Speaking to the St. Peter..
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Crist gets endorsement from Wexler, a Democrat

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - Gov. Charlie Crist is getting the backing of a prominent South Florida Democrat in his campaign for the Senate.      Crist's campaign announce..
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Robbers in dramatic Miami bank heist still on lam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

MIAMI (AP) - The FBI says the hunt is still on for the bank robbers who pulled off a dramatic heist in South Florida.      Authorities say three masked, gu..
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Florida among 10 states filing opposition to gay marriage

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming, Florida and eight other states have filed a gay marriage opposition brief to a federal appeals court in California.      The..
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Bank says man can stay in condo, so why is he kicked out?

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

NORTH NAPLES, Fla. - It's not the way you want to start your weekend. "There was a Sheriff at the door and they were evicting us and we had five minutes to remove our possessions f..
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Lehigh woman falls victim to scam while overseas

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - For Liz Elif, a two week trip to Europe was the fulfillment of a life long dream as well as years worth of savings. A dream that nearly turned into a nightmare..
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FGCU student killed in car crash, friends react

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

ESTERO, Fla - An FGCU student was killed in a car crash in Central Florida.FGCU's President Wilson Bradshaw issued a memo to students faculty and staff Friday to inform them of the..
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13-year-old Naples teen charged with killing mom

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Renee Stoll

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A 13-year-old boy turns himself into the Naples Jail tonight, suspected of killing his own mother. It happened late last month in the high end community of F..
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