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3 DEAD AFTER PLANE BOUND FOR DAYTONA BEACH CRASHES: REPORT

Three people died after a single-engine plane headed for Daytona Beach crashed in Gainesville, Georgia Friday night, according to Atlanta...

MARIA CHAPA LOPEZ RESIGNS AS U.S. ATTORNEY FOR TAMPA

Maria Chapa Lopez, who has served as the U.S. Attorney for the Tampa-based Middle District of Florida since 2018, announced her resignation...

 
 
 

FLORIDA REPORTS 146 CORONAVIRUS RESIDENT DEATHS, 5,922 NEW CASES

Florida's resident death toll from coronavirus rose to 30,624 with the addition of 146 more reported fatalities on Friday while also...

VACCINATION PORTAL TO REOPEN MONDAY IN ORANGE COUNTY

Orange County's vaccination registration portal will be reopening 9 a.m. Monday with limited appointments available at the Orange County...

 
 
 

NEAR RECORD HIGHS AND COOL LOWS FORECAST FOR CENTRAL FLORIDA WEEKEND

Central Florida has a wacky weekend of temperatures ranging from near record highs to cool lows at night starting Friday and into the...

FLORIDA REPORTS 138 CORONAVIRUS RESIDENT DEATHS, 6,640 NEW CASES

Florida's resident death toll from coronavirus rose to 30,478 with the addition of 138 more reported fatalities on Thursday while also...

 
 
 

PEPPA PIG THEME PARK SET FOR LEGOLAND RESORT NEXT YEAR

Peppa Pig Theme Park will open as part of Legoland Florida Resort in 2022

SEAWORLD ATTENDANCE DIVES 53% IN FINAL QUARTER OF 2020, BUT STOCK SOARS

Despite the COVID challenges, SeaWorld beat Wall Street estimates and by late Thursday morning, the stock shot up to about $45 a share,...

 
 
 

ORLANDO MAN ARRESTED FOR STARVING 2 DOGS TO DEATH, AUTHORITIES SAY

A 33-year-old, Florida man was arrested Wednesday after having been suspected of starving two dogs to death.

FIRE IN LAKE COUNTY SHUTS DOWN ROAD, CAUSES TRAFFIC DELAYS

Firefighters are battling a fire Thursday morning at a Lake County building, which is causing traffic delays around the area.

 
 
 

FLORIDA TEEN MISSING AFTER FALLING OFF PERSONAL WATERCRAFT: REPORT

An 18-year-old man went missing Wednesday afternoon in Intracoastal Waterway in Flagler County after falling off a personal watercraft,...

SUSPECT IN JANUARY FATAL SHOOTING NEAR UCF IDENTIFIED THROUGH TATTOO OF LAST NAME, RECORDS SHOW

Police helped identify the suspect in the January fatal shooting of a 23-year-old man at an apartment complex near UCF through his...

 
 
 

WINTER PARK FIRM BACKS LAWSUIT AGAINST SAUDI ARABIA FOR PENSACOLA NAVAL STATION SHOOTING

A Winter Park law firm known for helping Florida win an $11.3 billion settlement against the tobacco industry is among those now suing...

ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT PROMPTED CENTRAL AVENUE ELEMENTARY LOCKDOWN

An armed man who was running away after stealing a cell phone prompted the lockdown at Central Avenue Elementary School Tuesday afternoon...

 
 
 

DOGS STARVED TO DEATH, ATE FURNITURE AND FECES; BREVARD MAN ARRESTED

Two dogs were so desperate for food they ate the wood off of furniture and their own feces before dying for starvation, according to...

FLORIDA CORONAVIRUS: 7,128 NEW INFECTIONS, 127 MORE RESIDENT DEATHS

Florida added 7,128 coronavirus cases Wednesday to bring the cumulative total to 1,885,661. With 127 more fatalities, 30,340 Florida...

 
 
 

AFTER KILLINGS RISE, FLORIDA RAISES REWARD FOR INFO IN MURDER CASES TO $9,500

Anonymous tipsters who help solve a murder will be awarded almost double the money than before, Attorney General Ashley Moody said...

ORLANDO'S NEW MENTAL HEALTH TEAM TO START TAKING ON 911 CALLS FROM PEOPLE IN CRISIS INSTEAD OF POLICE

Mental health professionals will begin responding to some 911 calls in the city of Orlando, instead of police officers, with a new...

 
 
 

FORMER FLORIDA RESIDENT INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTING TO PROVIDE MATERIAL SUPPORT TO ISIS

A Florida man was indicted by a federal grand jury Tuesday charging him with attempting to provide material support to the Islamic...

FLORIDA COMMISSIONERS REJECT PROPOSED VACCINE MANDATE FOR FIRST RESPONDERS: REPORT

Brevard County commissioners rejected a proposal Tuesday that would require certain first responders to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

 
 
 



LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic's criticism of his political activism with a promise that he will never just shut up and dribble. Read more ...

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

It's President Joe Biden's first crack at his initial legislative goal of acting decisively against the pandemic. Read more ...

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James had 28 points, Dennis Schröder added 22 in his return to the Lakers' lineup, and Los Angeles snapped its four-game losing streak with a 102-93... Read more ...

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

The proposal, which would provide a new round of financial support for workers, families and businesses, will now advance to the Senate. Read more ...

House Democrats pass Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, sending it to the...

House Democrats pass Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, sending it to the Senate as minimum wage fight looms

Summary List Placement House Democrats approved President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion emergency spending package in a 219-212 vote early on Saturday morning, sending the... Read more ...

Uniform mix-up can't stop Thunder from beating Hawks

Uniform mix-up can't stop Thunder from beating Hawks

OKLAHOMA CITY - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-109 on Friday night after changing uniforms at halftime... Read more ...

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

CHICAGO - Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points, and No. 21 Loyola Chicago hung on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52 on Friday night. Read more ...

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

CHICAGO - Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Chicago Bulls 106-97, on Friday night. Read more ...

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

CHICAGO - The inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway have been shut down Friday night following a shooting that injured two people, according to Illinois State... Read more ...

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

South Shore Health's Dr. Simone Wildes says the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will significantly reduce hospitalizations and death. Read more ...