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KISSIMMEE MAN HIT HOMEOWNER WITH STOLEN WEED EATER DURING BURGLARY, DEPUTIES SAY

A Kissimmee man is facing burglary and battery charges after he tried to steal lawn equipment from a home and hit the homeowner with...

FLORIDA CORONAVIRUS: 8,555 NEW CASES, 72 MORE RESIDENT DEATHS

Florida added 8,555 coronavirus cases Tuesday to bring the cumulative total to 953,300. With 72 more fatalities, 18,157 Florida residents...

 
 
 

WOMAN KIDNAPPED FROM ORLANDO APARTMENTS, DRIVEN TO SARASOTA, SEXUALLY ASSAULTED, COPS SAY

A woman taking groceries from her car outside her Orlando apartment Sunday night was forced back into her car by a man who then drove...

LAKE DEPUTIES INVESTIGATING POSSIBLE DOUBLE MURDER-SUICIDE IN CLERMONT AFTER 3 BODIES FOUND

Lake County sheriff's deputies found three bodies inside a home in the Crescent Lake Club Subdivision in Clermont in what appears to...

 
 
 

STEWART JEWELRY, A COLLEGE PARK LANDMARK, IS CLOSING AS THE OWNER RETIRES

Stewart Jewelry, a landmark business in the College Park business district, is closing, but it's not because of the economic havoc...

MAN KILLED IN DRUG DEAL GONE WRONG, POLK COUNTY SHERIFF INVESTIGATES

Florida law enforcement is investigating a scene at a Polk County gasoline station where a drug deal Tuesday afternoon ended with a...

 
 
 

TODAY: ORANGE COUNTY REOPENING $1,000 CHECK APPLICATIONS FOR RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY COVID-19

Orange County will be reopening its online portal application Tuesday morning granting residents affected by COVID-19 a chance to get...

SEMINOLE LEADS IN PROSECUTING OVERDOSE DEATHS AS MURDER. SOME FEAR TACTIC WILL BACKFIRE

As Seminole County continues to lead the state in prosecuting overdose deaths as murder cases, pinning a possible life in prison sentence...

 
 
 

FLORIDA'S JUVENILE ARRESTS DROP TO 45-YEAR LOW

Juvenile arrests in Florida dropped to a 45-year low in the last fiscal year as part of a downward trend accelerated by school closings...

OVER 18,000 FLORIDIANS NOW DEAD FROM CORONAVIRUS; STATE ADDS 6,331 NEW CASES

Florida added 6,331 coronavirus cases Monday to bring the cumulative total to 944,745. With 94 more fatalities reported, 18,085 Florida...

 
 
 

DISNEY: JOE ROHDE, IMAGINEER WHO DESIGNED ANIMAL KINGDOM, IS RETIRING

Joe Rohde, mastermind behind planning and development of Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park, is retiring from Walt Disney Imagineering.

51-YEAR-OLD SANFORD WOMAN KILLED BY VEHICLE WHILE WALKING ON SIDEWALK

A 51-year-old Sanford woman was killed by a vehicle while she was walking on the sidewalk Sunday evening outside a Sanford neighborhood.

 
 
 

ORANGE COUNTY REOPENING $1,000 CHECK APPLICATION PORTAL FOR RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY COVID-19

Orange County will be reopening its online portal application Tuesday morning granting residents affected by COVID-19 a chance to get...

1ST-DEGREE MURDER TRIAL RESTART AT ORLANDO COURTHOUSE PROMPTS RIFT OVER COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

An attempt to resume first-degree murder trials at the Orange County Courthouse has gotten off to a rocky start, with the judiciary...

 
 
 

1 KILLED, OFFICER WOUNDED IN NEW SMYRNA BEACH SHOOTOUT

An unidentified suspect was killed Saturday afternoon following an inter-city chase with police that ended in a shootout outside a...

LAKELAND TEACHER, SOCCER COACH HAD HUNDREDS OF CHILD PORN FILES ON PHONE, POLK DEPUTIES SAY

More charges are expected to be filed as deputies continue to search through the contents of the suspect's phone, where thousands of...

 
 
 

FLORIDA REPORTS 8,409 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES, 41 MORE DEATHS

To date, 931,827 people have tested positive for COVID-19 statewide, and 17,930 residents have died. The latest update comes as the...

ADVOCATES OBSERVE ‘DEADLIEST YEAR ON RECORD' FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST TRANSGENDER PEOPLE

During the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance Friday, advocates gathered state- and nationwide to remember the 37 transgender and...

 
 
 

MAN ARRESTED IN DRUG RAID NEAR KISSIMMEE, OSCEOLA DEPUTIES SAY

A 24-year-old was arrested in a drug raid Friday after what deputies said was an investigation that identified him as one of many dealers...

UNIVERSAL ORLANDO LAYS OFF 1,123 EMPLOYEES AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Universal Orlando is laying off 1,123 salaried employees at its creative division, theme parks and resorts, the company disclosed Friday...

 
 
 



Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

Biden Win Over Trump In Nevada Made Official By Court

The unanimous action sends Gov. Steve Sisolak results that will deliver six electoral votes from the battleground state to Biden. Read more ...

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

2021 Grammy nominations announced: Beyoncé leads among nominees

Nominations for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, with Beyoncé leading among the nominees with nine. Read more ...

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Clemson ranked No. 3 in initial College Football Playoff rankings

Alabama, Notre Dame and Ohio State round out the top four. Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Democrat Joe Biden has been certified as the winner of the presidential election in Pennsylvania, the governor said Tuesday. Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat... Read more ...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the...

A new model projects COVID-19 cases in the US will nearly double over the next two months

The prediction comes as COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations nationwide are exploding, with more than 3.1 million infections reported in the U.S. since the start of November... Read more ...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden's victory as battlegrounds make 2020 results...

Pennsylvania certifies Biden's victory as battlegrounds make 2020 results official

Key states continue to certify their election results Tuesday, blowing past attempts by President Donald Trump and allies to undermine or overturn the results of the 2020... Read more ...

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Playoff rankings: Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson, Ohio State

Alabama is No. 1 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season, followed by Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State. Read more ...

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

Biden to formally introduce national security team as official transition begins

WASHINGTON - In one of his first moves after the Trump administration approved the start of the presidential transition, Joe Biden is set to formally introduce some of the... Read more ...

Why Wisconsin is now ineligible for Big Ten title as COVID-19 rule clears...

Why Wisconsin is now ineligible for Big Ten title as COVID-19 rule clears way for Northwestern

Northwestern has a clear path to the conference championship game. Read more ...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national...

Trump reportedly has plans to pardon Michael Flynn, his former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with Russia

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump plans to pardon former national security advisor Michael Flynn, Axios reported, citing sources with direct knowledge of... Read more ...