Solar-powered golf cart in Cocoa shopping district

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COCOA, Fla. (AP) - Solar-powered golf carts will soon shuttle shoppers and tourists around a central Florida downtown village. It used to be horse and carriage rides, but by the en..
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Boy killed, father and 2 brothers injured in crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SOUTH BAY, Fla. (AP) - A father and his two sons are recovering in a hospital from injuries sustained in a crash on U.S. 27 in Palm Beach County that killed a 9-year-old boy. The s..
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Polk Co. sex sting nets 15 arrests

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - Fiveteen men have been arrested in a Polk County sex sting. The sheriff's office said Sunday the men were arrested after they responded to a Craigslist ad pla..
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Son charged with killing mother in argument

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SEMINOLE, Fla. (AP) - A 23-year-old man is accused of killing his mother in Pinellas County. Kevin Kyne was arrested and charged Sunday with first-degree murder. He's being held at..
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Man dies after food allergic reaction on cruise

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Authorities have not yet released the name of the man who died after suffering a severe allergic reaction to food on a cruise ship, forcing passengers to return to the..
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Fla. man driving lawn mower charged with DUI

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ANTHONY, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been charged with DUI for driving a lawn mower drunk. Marion County Sheriff's Office spotted Richard Paschen driving the red lawn mow..
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Fla. officer shoots knife wielding man

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida police officer has shot a man he says charged him while wielding a knife. Davie Police say the officer repeatedly asked the man to drop the knife..
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Fla. teen fatally shot in robbery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A 17-year-old high school senior was fatally gunned down while playing dice in Tampa 16 years after his father was killed in an eerily similar scenario. Jesse Pa..
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Fla.'s top lawyer seat is an open race

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - With billions at stake over Gulf oil damage claims and a pending lawsuit over new federal health care laws, the next attorney general Florida voters choose may be thei..
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NOAA ship rescues pilot after plane crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - The crew of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration survey vessel has rescued a pilot after his plane crashed into the ocean near Key West. The Thom..
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Rep. Kevin Ambler cited in car crash

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Rep. Kevin Ambler is recovering from injuries after a car accident in southwest Florida. Ambler, a Republican who represents Tampa, was making a turn Saturday wh..
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Miami man dead after gunfire exchange with police

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Miami Police have killed a man they say fired several shots at officers after a domestic violence incident. Detective William Moreno says police were called to a home ..
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70-year-old SWFL man jumps from 2nd story apartment

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - A 70-year-old man is recovering from injuries after jumping from a second story window to escape a fire at a southwest Florida apartment building. Clearwate..
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Body found at Fla. gun range linked to 2nd death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man sent distraught text messages to friends before fatally shooting himself at a gun range and allegedly killing a 21-year-old woman. Worrie..
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Environmental group raising stink in Boca

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) - An environmental advocacy group is raising a stink, accusing the Boca Raton wastewater management system of improperly disposing its wastewater. Public Empl..
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Fla. city helps handicapped man

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida city is rallying around a young man with cerebral palsy after he was attacked. Lakeland Police gave 20-year-old Richard Werner a new bicycle..
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Foul play suspected in Fla. man's death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Foul play is suspected in the death of man whose body was found in his South Florida home. Neighbors hadn't seen the 59-year-old victim for a few days so..
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Zombies descend on Fla. beach town

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - Hundreds of zombies are readying to rise from the dead and descend on a central Florida beach town. More than 600 people in costumes dripping with fake blood..
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No hug, no spotlight for Crist during Obama visit

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - There's been no hugging, but Gov. Charlie Crist did get a pat on the shoulder from President Barack Obama. Crist greeted the president Saturday when ..
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Daycare owner says girl's death was an accident

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MARGATE, Fla. (AP) - The owner of the daycare center where a 2-year-old girl died after she was left in a hot van says it was a horrible mistake, but her entire staff shouldn't be ..
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