Accused animal hoarder pleads guilty

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Robert Tracey's plea concludes years of investigation into his home, described by animal control officers as the worst case of animal hoarding they've ever ..
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AC units stolen from Cape Coral church

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Thieves strike stealing 6 air conditioning units from Christ Lutheran Church in Cape Coral. The units were literally ripped from the ground. "It was shock. ..
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Nelson aims to boost commercial rocket industry

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson wants to create five business enterprise zones around the country that would give tax breaks to space-related businesses. The Florida Dem..
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Teen gets 25 years for cheerleader's death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - A teen has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for fatally shooting a Manatee County high school student. As part of a plea deal, 19-year-old Daniel Floyd W..
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Deputies looking for stolen 'Cookie Monster' van

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking the media and public to help locate a stolen blue Ford van that was taken during a Rotonda (East) home bur..
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Man charged with writing sex letter to girl in court

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A former sailing instructor accused of sending racy letters to his young student made an appearance in a Lee County court Monday. Steve Olive was set to work out..
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Power restored in Lehigh Acres

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - About 3,000 homes were without power Monday afernoon due to storms. Lee County Electrical Company has currently restored power to about 2,000 homes. As of 4:00..
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Be on alert as students go back to school

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On Monday, August 23rd, an estimated 80,000 students and 5,000 teachers with the Lee County School District will begin the 2010/11 school year. As a result, our ..
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Attorney for Anthony's parents resigns

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An attorney for Casey Anthony's parents has resigned from representing the Florida couple. Attorney Brad Conway said Monday that he can no longer represent Cin..
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Fla. medical group protests health care overhaul

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Medical Association is protesting the American Medical Association's support for President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The state group..
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No injuries on Greyhound bus that was shot at

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are looking for the person who fired shots at a Greyhound bus on a major interstate in Broward County. No one was injured in the shooting ..
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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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