Family of 3-year-old killed in drive by cancels vigil due to safety concerns

FAMILY OF 3-YEAR-OLD KILLED IN DRIVE BY CANCELS VIGIL DUE TO SAFETY CONCERNS

The family of 3-year-old Daquane James Felix Jr. ultimately canceled Thursday's candlelight vigil after worries more violence could...

Central Florida pastor faces child pornography charges

CENTRAL FLORIDA PASTOR FACES CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

Agents used an online database to pinpoint his location.

 
 
 
Friday evening brings rain to Central Florida

FRIDAY EVENING BRINGS RAIN TO CENTRAL FLORIDA

Meteorologist Alex Alecci has your WESH 2 News First Alert Weather forecast.

Brevard Sheriff: Woman beat pet dog who had accident on floor

BREVARD SHERIFF: WOMAN BEAT PET DOG WHO HAD ACCIDENT ON FLOOR

Ivey says Shelbe Gordon of Cocoa beat her dog Mia because she was angry over an argument with her husband and over the dog having an...

 
 
 
AP Sources: Pac-12 football to kick off in fall

AP SOURCES: PAC-12 FOOTBALL TO KICK OFF IN FALL

The Pac-12 has decided to play football this fall, reversing an earlier decision to postpone the season due to COVID-19.

Melting wax sculpture placed in Orlando to show impacts of climate crisis

MELTING WAX SCULPTURE PLACED IN ORLANDO TO SHOW IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CRISIS

Orlando, along with Tampa and Miami, are now home to a wax statue which will melt, to demonstrate the Climate Crisis.

 
 
 
Tens of thousands of mail-in ballots sent out across Florida

TENS OF THOUSANDS OF MAIL-IN BALLOTS SENT OUT ACROSS FLORIDA

The deadline to request a vote-by-mail ballot is Oct. 24.

Woman in Daytona Beach for son's wedding in coma after being attacked during fight, police say

WOMAN IN DAYTONA BEACH FOR SON'S WEDDING IN COMA AFTER BEING ATTACKED DURING FIGHT, POLICE SAY

Authorities believe the wedding party was trying to walk around the groups fighting and instead one among them was attacked.

 
 
 
More than 4,500 students will return to in-person learning in Seminole County

MORE THAN 4,500 STUDENTS WILL RETURN TO IN-PERSON LEARNING IN SEMINOLE COUNTY

So far, Seminole County Public Schools has had about six dozen cases of COVID-19 spread out over all of its schools between students...

Man accused of breaking into Milwaukee Brewers stadium, wanted to 'write his name in cursive with the tractor'

MAN ACCUSED OF BREAKING INTO MILWAUKEE BREWERS STADIUM, WANTED TO 'WRITE HIS NAME IN CURSIVE WITH THE TRACTOR'

The man accused finished by running the bases before walking out of the stadium.

 
 
 
What's the deal: The First Amendment

WHAT'S THE DEAL: THE FIRST AMENDMENT

What's the deal with the First Amendment? What does it mean? What exactly does it protect? And why is it so important?

All the ways your personality changes after getting married

ALL THE WAYS YOUR PERSONALITY CHANGES AFTER GETTING MARRIED

If your partner says "you've changed," here's why.

 
 
 
Man accused of intentionally hitting bicyclist with car

MAN ACCUSED OF INTENTIONALLY HITTING BICYCLIST WITH CAR

Titusville police arrested a man who they said intentionally rammed his car into a man riding his bike.

AdventHealth leaders discuss COVID-19, what the future holds

ADVENTHEALTH LEADERS DISCUSS COVID-19, WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS

Across AdventHealth's Central Florida region, doctors say the number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients as of Thursday morning was 260.

 
 
 
Humidity returns, fewer rain chances Thursday afternoon

HUMIDITY RETURNS, FEWER RAIN CHANCES THURSDAY AFTERNOON

Coronavirus: Florida reports another 202 COVID-19 deaths Wednesday

CORONAVIRUS: FLORIDA REPORTS ANOTHER 202 COVID-19 DEATHS WEDNESDAY

Florida health officials reported more than 200 more coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday.

 
 
 
This man spent a day thanking all 3,200+ laid to rest in a veterans' cemetery for their service

THIS MAN SPENT A DAY THANKING ALL 3,200+ LAID TO REST IN A VETERANS' CEMETERY FOR THEIR SERVICE

He wanted to make sure they're not forgotten.

Howl-O-Scream opens this weekend at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

HOWL-O-SCREAM OPENS THIS WEEKEND AT BUSCH GARDENS TAMPA BAY

WESH 2's Jason Guy shows us what to expect for the fall 2020 season.

 
 
 
Gov. DeSantis to hold roundtable discussion on public health in Tallahassee

GOV. DESANTIS TO HOLD ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON PUBLIC HEALTH IN TALLAHASSEE

Gov. Ron DeSantis will hold a virtual roundtable discussion in Tallahassee on Thursday, September 24.

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

SEPTEMBER IS PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

WESH 2 News spoke with an expert about how to prevent the disease.

 
 
 



Dianne Feinstein's husband named in university admissions scandal

Dianne Feinstein's husband named in university admissions scandal

U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein's husband, University of California Regent Richard Blum, has been named by the state auditor's office as one of the people involved in an admissions... Read more ...

AP Sources: Pac-12 football to kick off in fall

AP Sources: Pac-12 football to kick off in fall

The Pac-12 has decided to play football this fall, reversing an earlier decision to postpone the season due to COVID-19. Read more ...

President Trump: Millions of Medicare beneficiaries to receive $200 card to...

President Trump: Millions of Medicare beneficiaries to receive $200 card to pay for prescriptions

According to President Donald Trump, 33 million Medicare beneficiaries will soon receive the card in the mail containing $200. Read more ...

Florida governor proposes college 'bill of rights' to party

Florida governor proposes college 'bill of rights' to party

Gov. Ron DeSantis thinks students who attend Florida's 12 state universities should be able to socialize without worrying about getting thrown out of school. Read more ...

Prostitution charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft dropped

Prostitution charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft dropped

Florida prosecutors on Thursday dropped solicitation charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft after a court voted to dismiss video evidence. Read more ...

McConnell, Pelosi dispute Trump, vow peaceful power transfer

McConnell, Pelosi dispute Trump, vow peaceful power transfer

Congressional leaders, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi are pushing back after President Donald Trump declined to commit to a... Read more ...

WBAL-TV marks 231st anniversary of First Amendment

WBAL-TV marks 231st anniversary of First Amendment

WBAL-TV is acknowledging the anniversary of the landmark Sept. 25, 1789, milestone in the life of the First Amendment. Read more ...

As 21 states report a rise in new COVID-19 cases, CDC chief says more than...

As 21 states report a rise in new COVID-19 cases, CDC chief says more than 90% of Americans remain susceptible

Nationwide, the U.S. is averaging more than 43,000 new cases per day - about double what the country was averaging back in June when lockdown restrictions were easing. Read more ...

Man accused of breaking into Miller Park wanted to 'write his name in...

Man accused of breaking into Miller Park wanted to 'write his name in cursive with the tractor'

The man accused of breaking into Miller Park on June 2 and damaging the field told police he was "going to try to write his name in cursive with the tractor tires, but it moved... Read more ...

Massachusetts man dies from eating too much black licorice, doctors say

Massachusetts man dies from eating too much black licorice, doctors say

Doctors say the man was eating a bag and a half of black licorice every day for a few weeks. Read more ...