NEW YORK (AP) - NBA Commissioner David Stern has made good on his threat to cancel the first two weeks of the season unless a new labor agreement was in place by Monday. Stern..
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Americans Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims won the Nobel economics prize on Monday "for their empirical research on cause and effect in the macroeconomy," the R..
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Fort Myers Beach will be overrun with pirates this weekend. Captain Jack Sparrow and his crew take over As the 6th annual Pirate Fest hits the beach. It a s..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- He has been named one of the Top 10 Funniest People by Rolling Stone magazine and his stand-up has been featured on Comedy Central programs and has also performed..
FORT MYERS, Fla. Florida State and Miami hit the road tomorrow, both looking for their first conference wins of the season. Meanwhile, after losing to the third ranked ..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is hosting their 4th annual Broadway Series fundraiser. This year the musical "Sugar, The Some Like It Hot Musical" will be playi..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors are expected Friday to play a police interview conducted with the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death In it, Dr. Conrad Murray lays out hi..
A wanted felon is back in custody after a standoff with Fort Myers police. Andrew Sosa surrendered around two this morning.The swat situation started late last night whe..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Politicians, business and community leaders will don their aprons and work for tips at the Third Annual Stars for Kids Celebrity Waiter Dinner and Auction S..
ESTERO, Fla.-If you're looking to clear out some closet space and get rid of some of the shoes you never wear, a shoe store in Estero is collecting for two charity programs. Whethe..
LONDON (AP) - The British Broadcasting Corp. is cutting 2,000 jobs in a drive to reduce costs. Director General Mark Thompson said Thursday that the plan to cut costs by 20 pe..
NEW YORK (AP) - The nation's largest retail trade group is saying it expects winter holiday sales to rise 2.8 percent to $465.6 billion this year. That would be smaller than 2..
Fort Myers, Fla. Cape Coral's Jazz Little is moving on to the hardest thing in her life Wednesday night, boot camp for the singing competition show X Factor. &nbs..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Today October 5th, The News-Press Media Group is producing a landmark regional Market Watch Education Summit and Governor Rick Scott will provid..
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Three U.S.-born scientists won the Nobel Prize in physics on Tuesday for a study of exploding stars that discovered that the expansion of the universe is accelerat..
PERUGIA, Italy (AP) - Amanda Knox was leaving Italy a free woman Tuesday, the morning after an Italian appeals court dramatically overturned the American student's conviction..
NAPLES, Fla- The Naples Police are investigating a murder. It happened around 10:30 Sunday night in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue North, within the Lake Park neighborhood. The inci..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- If needles aren't your thing, but you hate wrinkles, here is a way to get rid of the wrinkles without the needle. But is botox cream ..
FORT MYERS, Fla- HOPE Clubhouse is a community resource that fills a significant gap in the opportunities previously unavailable for people living with mental illness in Southwest ..
STOCKHOLM (AP) - The Nobel committee says American Bruce Beutler and Luxembourg-born scientist Jules Hoffmann have shared the 2011 Nobel Prize in medicine with Canadian-born Ralph ..