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FLORIDA MAN ACCUSED OF SETTING WOMAN ON FIRE DURING ARGUMENT

Authorities say a Florida man set a woman on fire, leaving her in critical condition. A Fort Myers police news release says officers...

RED TIDE HAS ARRIVED IN NORTHWEST FLORIDA

Red tide is spreading north according to a recent report by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation and Commission. After an algae...

 
 
 

MAN ARRESTED ON MURDER CHARGE IN SHOOTING AT MAMA COOT'S BAR IN SANFORD

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on a first-degree murder charge, accused of shooting another man in the head outside the Mama Coot's...

LAKE NONA IS ADDING MORE RETAIL AND ENTERTAINMENT. WILL IT BE ENOUGH TO BRING PEOPLE THERE?

Listing the staggering number of new retail and entertainment developments in the pipeline for the once-rural Lake Nona neighborhood...

 
 
 

VENEZUELAN PROTESTERS OUTSIDE OF 'SALT BAE'S' MIAMI RESTAURANT DEMAND APOLOGY

Venezuelan-American protesters gathered Wednesday demanding an apology from internet sensation Nusret Gokce after a video of him serving...

MELBOURNE AIRPORT ON LOCKDOWN AFTER STUDENT PILOT BOARDS PASSENGER PLANE

Orlando Melbourne International Airport in Brevard County was placed on lockdown early Thursday morning after a student pilot boarded...

 
 
 

THOUSANDS OF DUKE ENERGY CUSTOMERS WITHOUT POWER NEAR APOPKA

About 7,000 Duke Energy customers are without power Wednesday night, according to an outage map. Most of the outages appear to be in...

KISSIMMEE MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN OSCEOLA COUNTY CRASH

A 50-year-old motorcyclist from Kissimmee was killed in a crash Wednesday afternoon in Osceola County, according to the Florida Highway...

 
 
 

ORLANDO WOMAN KILLED IN COCOA BEACH WAS RUN OVER BY VEHICLE, AFFIDAVIT SAYS

The woman arrested Tuesday in the death of an Orlando woman in Cocoa Beach four years ago ran her over with a vehicle and left her...

THE VILLAGES NEWEST RESIDENTS COMPLAIN ABOUT HIGH TAXES IN FRUITLAND PARK

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SHERIFF: APOPKA MAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTING TO HAVE SEX WITH TEEN GIRL IN MARION COUNTY

An Apopka man was arrested and charged by the Marion County Sheriff's Office for arranging to have sex with a 14-year-old girl, according...

POLICE: LAKE SCHOOL BUS, SUV COLLIDE; NO CHILDREN HURT

A sport utility vehicle collided with a Lake County school bus this afternoon near the intersection of Round Lake and Wolf Branch roads,...

 
 
 

SHERIFF: LONGWOOD MAN HID TINY CAMERA IN WOMAN'S BATHROOM TO WATCH HER SHOWER

A Longwood man hid tiny cameras in two bedrooms and behind a bathroom mirror inside a home so he could surreptitiously watch a woman...

TAKEN TORTOISE: PET BACK HOME WITH CENTRAL FLORIDA WOMAN

An Ormond Beach woman's pet tortoise is back home after going for a run, and being driven away by a stranger. Melanie Cranford said...

 
 
 

JACKSONVILLE STUDENT SHOT WALKING TO BUS STOP

A Jacksonville student was taken to the hospital this morning after he was shot before boarding his school bus, according to the Jacksonville...

NEIGHBORS CALL FOR MORE SECURITY AFTER GUN SHOP OPENS IN WEST ORLANDO

Mayor Buddy Dyer said the Orlando Police Department will keep an eye on Washington Shores, where neighbors have been concerned about...

 
 
 

EX-COUNTY CHAIR, BUSINESS LEADER TO LEAD ORANGE MAYOR-ELECT JERRY DEMINGS' TRANSITION TEAM

As he prepares to take office as Orange County mayor, Sheriff Jerry Demings has assembled a 37-member transition team - many considered...

SEMINOLE DEPUTY SHERIFF WILL BE HONORED AT LAKE MARY EVENT FOR SAVING 3-YEAR-OLD GIRL

Last June, Seminole County Deputy Sheriff William Dunn likely saved a 3-year-old girl's life by pulling her out of a hot car with the...

 
 
 

UCF LINEBACKER ARRESTED ON SEXUAL BATTERY CHARGE

A University of Central Florida football player was arrested by campus police Tuesday on a sexual battery charge. Police said Demetreius...

SHERIFF: ORMOND BEACH MAN CHARGED WITH CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

An Ormond Beach man is charged with possessing sexually explicit images of boys and girls on his home computer, according to the Volusia...

 
 
 



Multiple people killed in shooting at Maryland Rite Aid complex, female...

Multiple people killed in shooting at Maryland Rite Aid complex, female suspect hospitalized

Multiple people were fatally shot Thursday when a woman opened fire at a business park in Aberdeen, Maryland, a law enforcement official says. Read more ...

Nissan recalls cars, SUVs due to risk of fire

Nissan recalls cars, SUVs due to risk of fire

More than 215,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. are at risk. Read more ...

Police: Man killed by Airbnb roommate over unpaid share, left face down in...

Police: Man killed by Airbnb roommate over unpaid share, left face down in chocolate cake

The 36-year-old was choked and beaten to death over $210. Read more ...

More than 130,000 pounds of ground beef products recalled after death, illnesses

More than 130,000 pounds of ground beef products recalled after death, illnesses

The recall is due to possible E. coli contamination. Read more ...

Recently engaged jogger killed in random attack

Recently engaged jogger killed in random attack

An avid jogger who just became engaged was stabbed to death while out on a run in Washington, DC - in an attack that police say was likely random, according to reports. Wendy... Read more ...

Over 132,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled; Meat Linked To Death & Illnesses

Over 132,000 Pounds Of Ground Beef Recalled; Meat Linked To Death & Illnesses

The USDA is recalling ground beef products sold nationwide that are believed to be responsible for several illnesses and one death. The recall impacts 132,606 pounds of ground... Read more ...

Officials: Student pilot in custody after he allegedly hopped fence, boarded...

Officials: Student pilot in custody after he allegedly hopped fence, boarded passenger jet

A student pilot is in custody after he allegedly hopped a security fence at Florida's Orlando Melbourne International Airport and boarded a passenger jet that was undergoing... Read more ...

Officials: Multiple victims in Aberdeen shooting

Officials: Multiple victims in Aberdeen shooting

There are multiple victims of a shooting Thursday morning in Aberdeen, Harford County Sheriff's Office officials said. Read more ...

Florida Tech student pilot tried to steal American Airlines jet at Melbourne...

Florida Tech student pilot tried to steal American Airlines jet at Melbourne airport, officials say

A student pilot is in custody after he allegedly hopped a fence at Orlando Melbourne International Airport and boarded an American Airlines jet that was parked in a maintenance... Read more ...

Nick Bosa injury update: Ohio State DE had surgery on 'core muscle,' Urban...

Nick Bosa injury update: Ohio State DE had surgery on 'core muscle,' Urban Meyer says

Urban Meyer said the Buckeyes hope to get Nick Bosa back soon after he had surgery to correct a core muscle injury. Read more ...