SUV and car collide at busy intersection in Bradenton

The Bradenton Police Department is investigating a two-car crash that sent one person to the hospital.
  Holiday travel expected to be busier than in years past

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Semi passing in foggy conditions leads to fatal crash, soda cans strewn across highway
The Florida Highway Patrol is on the scene of a deadly accident in Charlotte County.
15 people arrested, accused of stealing from stores in Sarasota County
The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office arrested 15 people in a three-day operation targeting retail theft in Sarasota County.Local retail stores sparked a public-private partnership with the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office in 2013 to decrease retail theft, which lead to the arrests.
North Port Police Department starts training on body cameras
North Port Police Department start 30 day training on body cameras

Coyote spotted in Sarasota neighborhood, just blocks from downtown

A coyote has been spotted by residents around the Arlington Street and Orange Avenue area yesterday and today, which is just a few blocks away from the downtown area.

  Renourishment project underway to fix major erosion problems on Lido Beach

185,000 cubic yards of sand is being pumped in to fix the major erosion that has plagued the Sarasota beach. The sand is being dredged from New Pass.
  Shipping containers converted into homes for homeless students and veterans
Cracking the case: New DNA technology solves murder, rape case in Sarasota

NATIONAL HEADLINES

US durable goods orders fall 4.4 percent in October

US durable goods orders drop 4.4 percent in October with business investment weak for third month

Authorities probe mansion fire that killed 4 family members

Authorities in New Jersey continue to investigate a fire believed to have been intentionally set that killed two adults and two children

STATE HEADLINES

  SUV and car collide at busy intersection in Bradenton

Holiday travel expected to be busier than in years past

Florida certifies results of contentious 2018 election

26 students hospitalized after exposure to unknown substance

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue officials say students began feeling ill Monday after being in the gym at Cardinal Gibbons High School, a private Roman Catholic school. Some students experienced seizures, others had nosebleeds or shortness of breath and some passed out.