An Illinois man is in the Collier County Jail after he was accused of beating an elderly man who was protecting his own property. It was a scene that unfolded early Sunday morning. It happened in the 1000 block of...
There are countless examples of successful athletes crediting their fathers for years of support and mentoring. In the case of the Canterbury Cougars, Coach Frank Turco and his son Trennen were both a big part of making the Canterbury baseball...
It happens anywhere and anytime - your office, a church, a nightclub, even your child’s school. As horrible as these mass shootings have been, trauma surgeons say people died who didn’t need to. Here’s more on a toolkit surgeons...
Neighbors in SWFL are voicing their frustrations about the poor water quality around their homes and their community. A video from a canal along the Orange Harbour Mobile Home Park near Alva shows the murky waters. The people who live there...
A family in Cape Coral got a big surprise this weekend when they pulled a shark out of the Caloosahatchee River. Huge jaws caught James Wheeles and his family by surprise Saturday afternoon. "He put up a good fight," Wheelas said. Once...
For Patrick Bachelier just in time for Father’s Day, it would be his third chance at life. “My daughter gave me the golden kidney,” he said. A private chef for 14 years specializing in French and Spanish cooking, the Bachelier said...
On the field in North Fort Myers, multiple countries combine to form the Florida Gulf Coast Dutch Lions soccer team. They're part of the largest women's soccer league in the world and are proud to represent SWFL. Growing up in Europe,...
Cape Coral officials will meet Monday to discuss funding for a road widening project in the city that is already underway. It would expand a two-lane section from just south of Diplomat Parkway to a four-lane road with a median...
On Monday, Cape Coral leaders will hold a special meeting to address adding a mooring field to Bimini Basin. MORE: Cape Coral leaders to discuss improvements of Bimini Basin Monday The mooring field would act as a parking lot for boats. The...
Remy Elliott, 3, disappeared on Thursday near her home in Qulin, Missouri, KFVS reports. Police officers and volunteers searched the cornfield near the girl's home for nearly 12 hours and when they finally found her on Friday morning, they...
Germany became the third defending champion in the last 16 years to lose its opening match at the World Cup, falling to Mexico 1-0 Sunday. Hirving Lozano scored the lone goal in the 35th minute, picking up Javier Hernandez’s pass...
Florida authorities say they've identified the man whose remains were found under a concrete slab in his wife's backyard. Lake County sheriff's deputies announced Friday that the remains are those of Michael Shaver, who hadn't been seen in...
A Florida man is charged with rape nearly 32 years after the assault and is suspected in several other unsolved cases from around the same time. The Tampa Bay Times reports investigators reopened the 1986 cold case and...
Ships in the Aquarius aid convoy docked Sunday at the Spanish port of Valencia, ending a weeklong ordeal for hundreds of people who were rescued from the perilous Mediterranean only to become the latest pawn in Europe's battle over...
A woman crying "Allahu akbar" - "God is great" in Arabic - injured two people with a box cutter Sunday at a supermarket in southern France before she was detained. A customer in the store in the maritime...
Dads across Southwest Florida were offered the chance to spend their Father's Day on the golf course. The Father's Day Golf Tournament took place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rotonda Golf and Country Club on 100 Rotonda...
An all-night arts and music festival turned deadly Sunday morning when gunfire erupted in a crowd, sending people stampeding and leaving one suspect dead and 20 people injured, authorities said. Sixteen people were treated for gunshot wounds, said...
Beyonce and Jay-Z on Saturday dropped their first joint album, titled "Everything Is Love." It was released exclusively on Tidal, the streaming service Jay-Z partially owns. The music video for the track "Ape Sh*t" also dropped on YouTube Saturday. The...
A 23-foot-long python has swallowed a woman in central Indonesia, a village official said Saturday. The victim, 54-year-old Wa Tiba, went missing while checking her vegetable garden near her village on Muna island in Southeast Sulawesi province on Thursday...

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