Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Staff Contacts | Home RSS
 
 
 
Yellow wristbands help keep track of kids on Daytona Beach

May 19, 2015

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials in Daytona Beach will pass out yellow, waterproof wristbands to beachgoers this summer in an effort to reduce the number of lost children. more »»

Judge: Undernourished baby to remain in state custody

May 19, 2015

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A 7-month old central Florida girl will remain in state custody after a judge found probable cause for child neglect. more »»

Police: 1 teen killed, 4 adults wounded in Florida shooting

May 19, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — Police say two gunmen opened fire on a group of young people sitting in an open area of an apartment complex in Miami-Dade County, killing a 13-year-old and wounding four others. more »»

1 Fantasy 5 player wins $210,724.05 jackpot

May 19, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — One "Fantasy 5" player has selected all five winning numbers to win a jackpot of $210,724.05. more »»

Disney World tells riders to stop using selfie sticks

May 19, 2015

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney World is looking to crack down on guests who use selfie sticks on rides at the park.

The Orlando Sentinel (http://bi. more »»

Police: Burglar breaks into house, falls asleep on couch

May 19, 2015

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Police in Sarasota, Florida, have arrested a man they say broke into a home, then fell asleep on the couch.

The Bradenton Herald (http://bit. more »»

Wristbands help keep tabs on kids on Daytona Beach

May 19, 2015

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials in Daytona Beach will pass out yellow, waterproof wristbands to beachgoers this summer to help reduce the number of lost children. more »»

5 Things to Know in Florida for May 19

May 19, 2015

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about toda. more »»

South Florida homeowner kills 1 intruder, injures another

May 19, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say one would-be robber is dead and another injured after a 77-year-old man shot them inside his rural Miami-Dade County home. more »»

1 killed, 4 hurt when gunmen open fire in Miami

May 19, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — Police say two gunmen opened fire on a group of young people sitting in an open area of an apartment complex in Miami-Dade County, killing a 13-year-old and wounding four others. more »»

Miss. hospitals switch to Merit Health brand

May 19, 2015

AMORY, Miss. (AP) — Gilmore Regional Medical Center in Amory has changed its name to reflect its affiliation with Tennessee-based Community Health Systems. more »»

Foreclosure-oriented law firm closes doors

May 19, 2015

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — One of the nation's largest foreclosure banking law firms has closed its doors. more »»

1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting in Jacksonville

May 19, 2015

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Police say one man died and two others were wounded in a shooting at a Jacksonville apartment complex. more »»

2 brothers drown in canal in southwest Florida

May 19, 2015

LABELLE, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a two-year-old and his four-year-old brother drowned in a canal near a Hendry County labor camp.

The drowning happened Sunday at the Duda & Sons Inc. more »»

Report: 13% of Florida foster kids living in group homes

May 19, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — A new study shows that 13 percent of Florida's 18,000 foster youth are living in group homes instead of with a family.

A national report by the Annie E. more »»

Florida League of Women Voters elects new president

May 19, 2015

MIAMI (AP) — The League of Women Voters of Florida has elected Pamela Goodman as its new leader.

Goodman was previously vice president of the state league. more »»

Bush returns to South Florida for grassroots PAC fundraiser

May 19, 2015

SWEETWATER, Fla. (AP) — Jeb Bush has returned to his South Florida political roots with a $25-a-person fundraiser for his political action committee, a contrast with recent high-roller events. more »»

Coast Guard: Girl, 10, drowns in pool aboard cruise ship

May 19, 2015

The U.S. Coast Guard says it's investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl who drowned in a pool aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship off the Carolinas. more »»

Florida agencies give dire warnings if government shuts down

May 18, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida state agencies are warning a state government shutdown could have far-reaching effects across the state. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web