Waterfest 2018 expected to draw large crowds this weekend in Englewood

The offshore racers and thousands of spectators are ready for this weekend. Waterfest is always one of the biggest and most fun events here on the Suncoast.

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  SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Suspect allegedly steals from local produce market
Manatee County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help identify a male suspect that allegedly stole from Rosie's Produce Market.
Florida governor’s race seems settled after recount; U.S. Senate race headed to second review
Some counties, such as the Democratic stronghold of Palm Beach County, have warned that they may not be able to make the deadline. Lawsuits that could spur further delays are still swirling, including one filed by U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and Democrats that seeks to set aside the looming deadline.
Serial killer linked to 90 murders confesses to two Louisiana cold cases
According to the Houma Police Department, Samuel Little admitted to killing Dorothy Richards of Gray, LA, and Daisy McGuire, 40 of Houma.

Uber driver leads deputies to pawn store theft suspect

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office posted a photo of two suspects in a November 6th theft at Lone Star Pawn in Port Charlotte on their Facebook page and say that within an hour, a man contacted the sheriff's office. He told detectives that he was an Uber driver, was not involved in the crime but

Uber driver leads deputies to pawn store theft suspect

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office posted a photo of two suspects in a November 6th theft at Lone Star Pawn in Port Charlotte on their Facebook page and say that within an hour, a man contacted the sheriff's office. He told detectives that he was an Uber driver, was not involved in the crime but

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Apple signs multiyear deal with film studio A24
Trump aide ousted by first lady says service was 'an honor'
VA seeks to reduce GI Bill payment delays after IT woes

Pulisic back as US loses 3-0 at England; no goal for Rooney

Christian Pulisic played just his second match with the U.S. national team in 13 months, and the Americans failed to muster much of an attack in a 3-0 loss to England that marked Wayne Rooney's farewell with the Three Lions

South Dakota turkeys head to White House seeking pardons

A pair of South Dakota turkeys will make their way to the nation's capital in the hopes of receiving presidential pardons and avoiding ending up as Thanksgiving dinner at the White House

STATE HEADLINES

Florida orders statewide manual recount in U.S. Senate race

The Latest: Gov. Scott to step down from elections board

Daniel Nordby, a lawyer for the Republican governor, told a federal judge Wednesday that Scott will recuse himself from the state's canvassing commission. The commission is a three-member panel that officially signs off on election results in state and federal races.