Congress to vote on possible Bush era tax cut extension

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senators on Capitol Hill plan to vote today on a $250 billion Democratic bill that would extend expiring tax cuts next year for all but the highest earners. ..
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Let's Eat: Rockin' Shrimp Appetizer

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Rockin shrimp appetizer This recipe can be made with any type of shrimp or evenlobster! Batter ingredients½ pound rice flour¼ cup all purpose flour1 tsp backing powde..
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15th Annual A Midsummer Night's Sing.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

FORT MYERS, Fla. You  can help feed the hungry and give hope tothe needy while enjoying an evening of music and fellowship at the 15th Annual A Midsummer Night's Sing,. T..
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SWFL business owners: Yes, I did build it

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

FORT MYERS, Fla.- At a new website, yesididbuildit.com, business owners are addressing the President's view that "if you've got a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else mad..
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Three arrested in separate Dark Knight incidents

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

 UNDATED (AP) - The Colorado movie massacre has prompted jitters among other moviegoers. At least 3 men accused of making threats during or after watching the new Batman movie..
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Fitness Friday - Workplace Wellness and the Cost of Obesity

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

FORT MYERS, Fla.  With nearly two-thirds of American adults being overweight, the obesity crisis is adding $190 billion to the annual national healthcare price tag, exceeding ..
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First court appearance for shooting suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

AURORA, Colo. (AP) - The suspect in the Colorado movie theater shooting has his first court appearance later this morning. Meanwhile, investigators say James Holmes refuses to talk..
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Iraqi bombings kill dozens across Iraq

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi police say gunmen have killed 13 soldiers on an army base in the country's northeast, bringing the nationwide death toll to 82 in the single bloodiest day so f..
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Dark streaks under your nails could be a sign of melanoma

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

Doctor Michael Kim let's us know what you need to look for under the nail.
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Florida leads country in lightning strikes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Walls

Fort Myers, Fla. -- Summer-time thunderstorms are a part of life in southwest Florida. In fact, the Sunshine State leads the country in lightning strikes, and in turn lightning-rel..
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Police: 12 dead in Colorado theater shooting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A gunman in a gas mask barged into a crowded Denver-area theater during a midnight showing of the Batman movie on Friday, hurled a gas canister and then opened..
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Foreclosure crisis hits older Americans hard

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

WASHINGTON (AP) - A new AARP report says more than 1.5 million older Americans have lost their homes, and millions more are at risk in the housing crisis. And older African America..
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New store raising money for local charities

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

FORT MYERS, Fla. - West Marine is celebrating the opening of its new flagship store in Fort Myers with a charity fundraiser to support local, non-profit groups in southwest Florida..
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Syria Diplomacy Meeting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Amid deep divisions, another vote is due later this morning at the U.N. Security Council on a resolution designed to end the escalating violence in Syria.&nbs..
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Highly anticipated weight-loss pill wins approval

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

WASHINGTON (AP) - A new weight-loss pill that many doctors consider the most effective of a new generation of anti-obesity drugs got the approval of the Food and Drug Administratio..
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Obama proposes $1B for science, math teachers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration unveiled plans Wednesday to create an elite corps of master teachers, a $1 billion effort to boost U.S. students' achievement in science,..
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Syrian defense minister killed in suicide blast

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: maggie delmore

BEIRUT (AP) - A suicide bomber struck the National Security building in the Syrian capital Wednesday, killing the defense minister and wounding other senior officials in a brazen a..
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Bifteki

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Kasselman

Batch Recipe Makes 16-5oz patties5 pounds Ground Beef1 Cup Panko "Bread Crumbs"2 Whole Eggs1 cup yellow Onion - Puree1 oz. Mint - Finely Chopped1 oz. Parsley "Flat Leaf" - Finely C..
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Bernanke to testify again after warning on economy

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will return to Capitol Hill today, where he'll testify to the House Financial Services Committee. Yesterday before the ..
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Bernanke: Fed had no power to change LIBOR

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke learned from news reports four years ago that banks were manipulating a key British interest rate. But Bernanke said Tuesday..
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