Semi, SUV crash closes road in Charlotte County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputies are on scene of a two vehicle accident involving a semi and an SUV on southbound I-75 which is blocked at the Har..
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Florida voters stick with their elected officials

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Legislative incumbents ruled the day in Florida's primary voting. The closest race was in the state's Big Bend region where challenger Jimmie Smith held a ..
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Driver arrested for DUI after striking middle school student on Trafalgar Parkway

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police arrested a parent for Driving Under the Influence yesterday evening after he hit a student walking along Trafalgar Parkway and then fled the ar..
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Spill panel probes Obama's decision to drill more

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairmen of the presidential panel investigating the Gulf oil spill are expressing disappointment that the Obama administration didn't consult with senior U.S..
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Election shifts make up of Lee County School Board

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The primary election in Lee County has shaken up the Lee County School Board. Incumbent candidates Steven Teuber and Elinor Scricca both lost their seats to newc..
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Beach advisory at the Cape Coral Yacht Club

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Beach advisories are posted at the Cape Coral Yacht Club because of high levels of bacteria. The Yacht Club is waiting for the results of tests, but believe the ..
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Man forced to help man rob own home at gunpoint; Deputies looking for suspect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office Robbery Unit is asking for the public’s help in locating a home invasion suspect. On Tuesday, August 10, 2010, at approxima..
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Fla. trade group hires attorneys for BP claims

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association is offering legal representation to members waiting on BP compensation for losses related to the Gulf oil spill...
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Water shut off in East Fort Myers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Lee County Utilities will be shutting off the water on August 25, 2010 to perform a water tie-in from approximately 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The following areas will be ..
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Interview: Woods' ex-wife went 'through hell'

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WINDERMERE, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods' ex-wife Elin Nordegren said she has "been through hell" since her husband's infidelity surfaced but she never hit him, according to an intervie..
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Tropical depression forms in Atlantic

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - Hurricane Frank has formed in the Pacific off Mexico's coast while a new tropical depression formed in the Atlantic. Frank has maximum sustained winds Wednesday near 7..
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Fla. thief caught by pictures left on digital cam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Photos stored on a digital camera tripped up a Clearwater man who allegedly stole the device and traded it for cash. Police say Leon Anderson sold the camer..
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South Fla. woman hurt after stray bullet hits home

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 36-year-old Pompano Beach woman has been critically wounded after a stray bullet shot through her front door. Police say the incident happened Tuesday,..
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Remorseful Orlando robber turns himself in

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A homeless Orlando man felt so bad after robbing a woman that he walked up to a sheriff's deputy and turned himself in. Claude Meeks was taken into custody Fri..
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Fla. man arrested in alleged mortgage scam

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a man who allegedly sold the same house to two different owners and pocketed the money rather than paying off the mortgage. M..
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Man charged with attacking roommate with nunchucks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BRONSON, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida man reportedly beat his roommate with a pair of nunchucks during a fight. The Levy County Sheriff's Office reports that 23-year-old James Brian..
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Woman charged with DUI after crash with deputy

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HUDSON, Fla. (AP) - A Pasco County woman was charged with driving under the influence after reportedly crashing into the deputy's patrol car. The Florida Highway Patrol reports tha..
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Boy threatened girl with knife at school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - An 11-year-old Hernando County student was arrested on his first day of school after reportedly threatening a female classmate with a knife. The sheriff's ..
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Comedian Aziz Ansari to headline Gator Growl

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Comedian Aziz Ansari has been chosen to headline this year's Gator Growl at the University of Florida. The star of the NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation" al..
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Reputed mobster linked to Fla. scam to admit guilt

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A reputed Italian mobster linked to a massive South Florida Ponzi scheme is scheduled to plead guilty in federal court. The attorney for 41-year-old Ro..
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