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4 tips for job seekers who are already employed

Looking for a job when you already have one can be dicey. But it can be done, with care. Rule No. 1: Be discreet Don't tell other...

Papa John’s founder out as CEO weeks after NFL comments

Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he publicly criticized the NFL leadership over national...
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FPL ordered to pay $24M after San Carlos Park boy electrocuted

Florida Power and Light must pay nearly $24 million to the mother of a 15-year-old San Carlos Park boy who was electrocuted in 2011,...

State not warning parents about faltering children’s health program

With money for Florida's subsidized children's health-insurance program due to run out in a matter of weeks, the state has not warned the parents...
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South Fort Myers veteran, disabled daughter get home makeover

She's a 75-year-old U.S. Air Force veteran, single mom and the sole caregiver to two of her six children. And when her daughter Missy suffered...

Opioid crisis causes US life expectancy to drop again

Deaths from drug overdoses in the U.S. skyrocketed 21 percent last year, and for the second straight year dragged down how long Americans are...

Estates residents oppose Vanderbilt Beach Road extension

Residents of quiet Golden Gate Estates cul-de-sacs fear a major thoroughfare is about to go right through their neighborhoods. They're speaking out against the county's...
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Emerging technique offers scarless thyroid surgery

The thyroid is a tiny gland in the throat that has a big impact on our health. It produces hormones that are critical to metabolism,...
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Air Force Capt. returns home, surprises kids at Collier school

Sometimes, Santa's best gifts don't come in his sleigh. Gates Gleason shook with excitement as she laid eyes on her mom Wednesday for the first...

Polk Sheriff’s deputy delivers baby on US 27

They call her a "Christmas miracle." A Polk County Sheriff's deputy delivered a 6-pound, 4-ounce baby last week by the side of U.S. 27 in...

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