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JUICE BICYCLE RIDE SHARE PROGRAM IN ORLANDO TO END FOR NOW

Juice, the first bicycle ride sharing company in Orlando, will pull out of the city for now, an email said. The company is removing...

'WHY'D YOU DO THAT?' VICTIM ASKS EX-BOYFRIEND AFTER FATAL ACCIDENT, 911 CALL SHOWS

St. Cloud police on Monday released additional details and 911 calls from a domestic violence incident that led to a crash that killed...

 
 
 

GETAWAY DRIVER RECEIVES 5 YEARS IN SHOOTING AFTER WHITE NATIONALIST RICHARD SPENCER'S SPEECH IN GAINESVILLE

A Texas man has been sentenced to five years in prison for serving as the getaway driver for a man convicted of shooting at an anti-white-supremacist...

AMENDMENT 4 ADVOCATES CRITICIZE FLORIDA HOUSE BILL THAT ADDS RESTRICTIONS TO FELON VOTING RIGHTS

A bill to be considered Tuesday in a Florida House committee would create new obstacles to restoring ex-felons' voting rights mandated...

 
 
 

ERRONEOUS SHOOTING CALL PROMPTS HEAVY ORLANDO POLICE PRESENCE

The Orlando police SWAT and crisis negotiation teams responded to what turned out to be an erroneous shooting call, a spokesman said....

FLORIDA GOV. RON DESANTIS SIGNS FIRST BILL, ALLOWING SMOKABLE MEDICAL MARIJUANA

TALLAHASSEE - Eligible patients ordered medical marijuana by their doctor will be able to smoke the substance legally, under a bill...

 
 
 

ORANGE COUNTY DEPUTY ARRESTED ON DUI CHARGE, AUTHORITIES SAY

An Orange County deputy was arrested Monday morning after driving under the influence, the Sheriff's Office said in a statement. Master...

COURT REFUSES TO BLOCK EVERGLADES OIL DRILLING PLAN

A company planning to drill for oil in the Everglades won a major legal victory Monday, when a state appeals court refused a request...

 
 
 

REFORM BILL INSPIRED BY UCF FINANCIAL SCANDAL TO GET FIRST HOUSE HEARING

TALLAHASSEE - Seeking changes in the wake of the financial scandal at UCF, the House is expected Tuesday to start moving forward with...

MAN GETS 9 YEARS IN PRISON FOR THANKSGIVING DAY DUI CRASH IN ORANGE COUNTY THAT KILLED BICYCLIST IN 2014

A 36-year-old man was sentenced to nine years in state prison last week for hitting and killing a bicyclist on Sand Lake Road in the...

 
 
 

SECOND EFFORT EMERGES TO MAKE AMENDING THE FLORIDA CONSTITUTION TOUGHER

TALLAHASSEE - As state lawmakers consider the same idea, a political committee has filed a proposed ballot measure that could make...

SUSPECTS STOLE VEHICLE, SEXUALLY ASSAULTED WOMAN AT ORLANDO APARTMENT COMPLEX, POLICE SAY

Orlando Police are searching for a pair of male suspects who stole a vehicle and sexually assaulted a woman overnight, according to...

 
 
 

WEAPONS STOLEN FROM FLAGLER DEPUTY'S CAR: REPORT

The Flagler County Sheriff's Office is looking for two weapons that were stolen from a deputy's patrol car Saturday night in Palm Coast,...

LAKE DEPUTY SHOOTS ARMED SUSPECT IN CLERMONT, SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS

A Lake County deputy responding to a domestic violence call on Sunday in Clermont shot an armed suspect, according to the sheriff's...

 
 
 

VOLUSIA TEENS FOUND IN NEW ORLEANS WITH MISSING GUNS, VEHICLES

Two male teenagers who went missing this week were found safe in New Orleans on Sunday, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office....

JET TRUCK CATCHES FIRE DURING AIR SHOW AT SPACE COAST REGIONAL AIRPORT, NO INJURIES

A jet truck malfunctioned and caught fire on Sunday at Space Coast Regional Airport during the Valiant Air Command Warbird Air Show....

 
 
 

FIRE DEPARTMENT: 2 PEOPLE KILLED IN HOUSE FIRE IN SEMINOLE COUNTY

Two people are dead after an early morning house fire Sunday in Seminole County, according to the fire department. A video posted on...

50 YEARS LATER, ORLANDO VIETNAM VETERAN MEETS MEDIC WHO SAVED HIM: 'THANK YOU! THANK YOU!'

Longwood's Dennis Joyner had to wait 50 years to thank the man who saved his life in Vietnam. Joyner, now 70, was a 20-year-old infantryman...

 
 
 

MAN ARRESTED AFTER VIDEO SHOWS HIM TACKLING RARE PELICAN IN FLORIDA KEYS

A Maryland man seen tackling a federally protected pelican on video has been arrested on animal cruelty charges in Florida. Maryland...

FOUR PEOPLE, INCLUDING CHILD, TAKEN TO HOSPITAL IN PINE HILLS CRASH

Four people, including a child, were taken to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in Pine Hills on Friday evening, according to...

 
 
 



Top Democrats want former spa owner investigated

Top Democrats want former spa owner investigated

Top Democrats are asking the FBI to unseal documents regarding a donor to President Donald Trump. Read more ...

March Madness 2019: NCAA women's bracket leaked hours before scheduled reveal

March Madness 2019: NCAA women's bracket leaked hours before scheduled reveal

Nearly four and a half hours before the 2019 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament selection show, the bracket was leaked on ESPNU. Read more ...

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

The duo, along with comedic singer Ray Stevens and record label head Jerry Bradley, were announced Monday as this year's inductees and will be formally inducted during a... Read more ...

Jayme Closs' alleged captor claims he and the teen played board games and...

Jayme Closs' alleged captor claims he and the teen played board games and cooked together in the 2 months he held her hostage

Jake Patterson, 21, is accused of breaking into Jayme Closs' Barron, Wisconsin, home in October 2018, fatally shooting the teen's parents and kidnapping her. Investigators say... Read more ...

Beto O'Rourke raises $6.1M in first 24 hours of campaign, besting rivals

Beto O'Rourke raises $6.1M in first 24 hours of campaign, besting rivals

Beto O'Rourke's campaign raised $6.1 million in the first 24 hours after he announced his 2020 presidential bid last week, exceeding the other Democratic hopefuls including... Read more ...

Police: Kindergarten teacher, boyfriend made videos of themselves sexually...

Police: Kindergarten teacher, boyfriend made videos of themselves sexually abusing children

Audra Mabel, 34, is facing charges of creating child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child. Read more ...

Multiple people are injured in shooting on a tram in the Netherlands, and...

Multiple people are injured in shooting on a tram in the Netherlands, and anti-terror police are investigating

Multiple people are reported injured in a shooting on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday morning. Anti-terror officers have been dispatched to the scene, Dutch media... Read more ...

UFC shifting pay-per-events to ESPN+; extends TV deal with ESPN

UFC shifting pay-per-events to ESPN+; extends TV deal with ESPN

The UFC and ESPN will now be more than just television partners. Read more ...

Boeing slides after authorities say Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes...

Boeing slides after authorities say Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes have 'clear similarities'

The March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people on board has parallels to the October Lion Air crash of the same Boeing model that killed 189 people, according... Read more ...

The best 2019 March Madness matchups in the first round

The best 2019 March Madness matchups in the first round

The first two full days of the NCAA Tournament always are among the best sports days of the year, replete with upsets and last-second drama that only college basketball can... Read more ...