A 3-month-old panther's remains were collected Saturday on DeSoto Boulevard, making it the 29th death of 2017, according to Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The panther, UCFP320, was hit by a vehicle, just south of 24th Avenue Southeast. Biologists gain valuable...
New York City police have identified the suspect in an explosion in a crowded subway corridor near the Port Authority bus terminal Monday morning as 27-year-old Akayed Ullah. Police say Ullah was carrying an "improvised low-tech explosive device" when it went...
The Pentagon is allowing transgender people to enlist in the military beginning Jan. 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. The new policy reflects growing legal pressure on the issue, and the difficult hurdles the federal government would have to cross...
The Fort Myers Police Department is attempting to identify a person wanted in connection to a 7-Eleven robbery investigation. According to police, the store at 2265 Colonial Boulevard was bobbed on December 4. The suspect in the surveillance photo walked...
Edo, a Charlotte County Sheriff's Office K-9 officer, was found dead, the sheriff's office said in a Facebook post. https://www.facebook.com/CCSOFLSheriff/posts/1645386108853421 Edo had been missing since Saturday evening, and it's unclear how the dog escaped, according to the sheriff's office. Edo had...
Most moms have heard the saying that breast milk is best, but for premature infants it just might be a lifesaver. Breast milk is proving to be a powerful weapon against the most common intestinal disease that threatens the...
WINK News reporter Kristin Sanchez learned more about some of the dishes offered at Tommy Bahama during Southwest Florida Restaurant Week
A 6-year-old boy with autism gained tools to communicate with the help of equine therapy.
The mission of "Veteran Benefits America" is to make sure every veteran and their family knows about the benefits available to them. This weekend, you can help them with that cause. Country music star Josh Turner is headlining a...
A man inspired by the Islamic State group set off a crude pipe bomb strapped to his body Monday in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square, injuring the man, slightly wounding three others and snarling the rush-hour commute...
A Tennessee woman's video of her tearful son recounting being bullied at middle school has prompted a wave of support from athletes and entertainers. Kimberly Jones said in a Facebook post Friday she had just picked up her son, Keaton,...
A man found guilty of beating and killing a toddler was sentenced to life in prison on Monday. Keith Wilson, 46, was convicted on Oct. 18 of second-degree murder in the 1999 killing of 3-year-old Pilar Rodriguez. Her body was...
The first-ever bitcoin future jumped after it began trading Sunday as the increasingly popular virtual currency made its debut on a major U.S. exchange. The futures contract that expires in January surged more than $3,000 to $18,580 eight hours after...
It's a chilly start Monday for areas of Southwest Florida with a frost advisory is in effect until 8 a.m. for Glades and Hendry counties, WINK meteorologist Matt Devitt said. WINK News reporter Jessica Alpern has tips and tricks to...
There will be a high of 66 degrees Monday, WINK meteorologist Brooke Silverang said. View an hourly forecast here.
A crash Monday morning involving a school bus completely blocked a portion of Buckingham Road in both directions, the Florida Highway Patrol. The crash happened around 5:11 a.m. at the intersection of Bird Road and Buckingham Road, according to the...
The "Welcome to Florida" sign in the northwest part of the state was covered in light snow as winter weather dipped into the Sunshine State. It was part of a winter storm that hit the Deep South over the weekend...
Alabama's race for U.S. Senate settled into church for worship on Sunday, with the minister at a historic black congregation calling the race a life-or-death matter for equal rights, conservatives standing by Republican Roy Moore and others feeling unsettled...
Disney has released new details and visuals on the gondolas that will connect some of its theme parks and hotels at Disney World. The Orlando Sentinel reports information on the gondola system, called the Disney Skyliner, was released on the...

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