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Intruder breaks into former Cape Coral cop’s home, steals weapons

A former Cape Coral police officer told WINK News someone took his locked safe from inside his home that had two guns inside of...
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Lehigh road rage crash leaves 10-year-old passenger fearing for his life

A 10-year-old scared for his life after he told investigators a woman repeatedly rammed into his mother's car while he was in the backseat,...
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Dad needs a brain operation. Cape siblings run lemonade stand to fund it.

Two kids in Cape Coral are working together to raise money for their father's medical treatment and it means more to their dad than...
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Parent Nightmare: Suspect forces teen to send nudes on Snapchat

A 15-year-old girl was forced to send nude photos over Snapchat. Once she does, she is threatened to do whatever the suspect wants or...
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Sen. Rand Paul blocks vote on bill to aid 9/11 first responders

Sen. Rand Paul blocked a vote to permanently reauthorize the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund, which provides financial assistance for first responders suffering from 9/11-related...
Attorney General William Barr speaks about the census as Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross listens during an event with President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden at the White House, Thursday, July 11, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt in census dispute

The Democratic-controlled House voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas related to...
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Fort Myers diversity committee makes sure all voices are heard

Fort Myers is a booming community with houses, condos and apartment buildings popping up nearly everywhere a person looks. As more people move here,...
FaceApp is displayed on an iPhone Wednesday, July 17, 2019, in New York. The popular app is under fire for privacy concerns. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane)

Myths and risks in app that gives you peek into older self

Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present? That concern was pushed to the spotlight this week with the resurgence...
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Do gas pump inspection stickers double as political promotion?

Look at the pump the next time you fill up a vehicle in Lee County. Chances are, you will a sticker featuring Niki Fried,...
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North Port man nearly loses his leg from rattlesnake bite

Excruciating pain and a bite so devastating that a victim nearly lost his leg. As Earl Hjertstedt  recovers from a rattlesnake bite, he share his...

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