Bucs release safety De'von Hall

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Safety De'von Hall has been waived-injured by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The team announced the move Thursday. Hall was claimed off waivers from the Indianapolis ..
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Florida man charged in slaying of pregnant woman

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ARLINGTON, Fla. (AP) - A 24-year-old Jacksonville man is charged with the murder of a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Felicia Burney was eight months pregnant when she was fou..
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NEW DETAILS: Charlotte County director fired after lashing out

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Economic Development Director Don Root was fired last Wednesday after he lashed out at a member of the Industrial Development Authority du..
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Broncos' QB Tebow misses 2nd straight practice

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Tim Tebow is missing his second straight practice, putting his home preseason debut in question. The Denver Broncos' rookie quarterback apparently suffered ..
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Gary airport director leaving to take job in Naples

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GARY, Ind. (AP) - The director of the Gary/Chicago International Airport is leaving for a similar job in Naples, Fla. Airport Director Chris Curry says he'll begin his new job over..
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Second suspect arrested in theft of copper from church

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police have arrested the second suspect in the theft of multiple copper coils from the air conditioning units at Christ Lutheran School on Del Prado B..
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Feds: BP's Gulf well to be killed after Labor Day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The government now says the final plugging of BP's blown-out Gulf well will begin sometime after Labor Day. Jeffrey Carter, an aide to the goverment's spill chie..
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4 from Fla. killed in Philippines bus crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Four family members from Florida were among the 41 people killed in a bus crash in the northern Philippines. Family members identified the Florida victims..
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Fecal bacteria found at 3 waterfront parks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A health advisory has been issued for three waterfront parks in northwest Florida where fecal bacteria were found. The Okaloosa County Health Departm..
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Executive shakeup at International Speedway

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - International Speedway Corp. is shaking up its executive suite for the second time in two weeks. Roger VanDerSnick, executive vice president and chief op..
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PSC nominating council to interview applicants

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Public Service Commission Nominating Council is meeting in Orlando to interview applicants for two openings on the utility regulating panel. The no..
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UF study finds few yuks for women in comics

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Women don't get many yuks in the comic strips. Those are the findings of a University of Florida study released Wednesday. An analysis of six of the most p..
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Slow ticket sales for Sarah Palin event in Fla.

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - An upcoming Sarah Palin event is being moved to a smaller venue because of slow ticket sales. The "Evening of Hope with Sarah Palin," scheduled for next T..
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Fla. firm says it found wreck of 198-year-old ship

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - A Florida-based salvage company says it has found the wreck of a 198-year-old Swedish merchant vessel off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Key West-based Blue Hole E..
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St. Petersburg landmark pier set for demolition

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A St. Petersburg landmark pier is set for demolition. The city council on Wednesday endorsed Mayor Bill Foster's recommendation to demolish the inverted..
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Teen convicted in fatal robbery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A teen has been convicted of fatally stabbing a Jacksonville man during a robbery. A Duval County jury found 16-year-old Thomas Diquan Partlow guilty Wedn..
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Fla. church organizing Sept. 11 burning of Quran

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Gainesville city officials have denied a burn permit for a church that plans to burn copies of the Quran on Sept. 11. Interim Fire Chief Gene Prince said W..
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Judge: Boater guilty in accident injuring diver

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

STUART, Fla. (AP) - A Florida judge has ruled that a doctor violated navigational rules during a 2009 boating accident that severed a scuba diver's legs. Martin County Judge Kathle..
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Man injured in fall from hotel balcony

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man was injured when he fell from a third floor balcony at a Daytona Beach hotel. Police say 30-year-old Leslie Jason Hamer was listed in stable condit..
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Law enforcement takes hold of suspects' tattoos

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The two photos of John Allen Ditullio are a sharp contrast: There's the man donning red jail scrubs with a large swastika on his neck, barbed wire inked down h..
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