MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) - A Lakewood Ranch man died Monday afternoon in a car accident when he was hit from behind while waiting to turn off State Road 70.
MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) - All eastbound lanes are blocked on State Road 70 at Braden Run in Bradenton due to a fatal accident.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- Police have identified the 90-year-old man killed by a pickup truck just inside the front entrance of a senior living center. His name is Elio A. Suau.
Update: Jaimie Ayer has been charged with an additional four counts of unlawful sexual activity with minors involving three 16-year-old male victims.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) --The Atlanta Braves have announced that if negotiations go well, Sarasota County will be the new destination for the team's new spring training complex.
SARASOTA CO., (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a man on felony drug charges after finding him behind the wheel of a stolen car in possession of nearly 23 grams of methamphetamine.
(WWSB) -- State and local emergency management officials are recommending residents and visitors in Florida to stay alert as a strong storm system moves into the area today.
MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- Early Friday morning, Manatee County detectives arrested Andrew Thompson, 22, for two counts of murder in connection with the Jan. 13 shooting deaths of Lashawna Stevenson-Weeks, 27, and Barry Joseph, 32.
ORLANDO -- A vacationing couple from Springfield, Missouri, got quite the shocking welcome to Florida when an alligator jumped aboard their tour boat.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB)-- It was the largest inauguration-related demonstration in U.S. history with marches across the nation and around the world.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) --The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is advising the public that Robert Clemmons, 33, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota.
Oxotic is a Colorado-based business which offers rental “supercars” to brave customers. When one customer scheduled a surprise tour for his girlfriend’s birthday in a Ferrari worth $300,000, his overconfidence proved to be his undoing.
SARASOTA Co., Fla. (WWSB) -- At 9:56 a.m. on Friday, Venice Police arrested Matthew James Minton, 24, at his home for sex crimes against a female juvenile victim.
The Earth Fare supermarket is coming to Lakewood Ranch. In addition to the health food grocery store, the 150,000 square feet of retail space will include salons, restaurants and a big fitness center. For vegetarian and Bradenton resident Bob Rustigian he's excited that there will soon …
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man and his 14-year-old son are searching for their dog Cooper who went missing after a crash that killed the teen's mother.
A Houston-area middle school English teacher was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison for having a long-term sexual relationship with a 13-year-old student who impregnated her.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- An 80-year-old convicted felon from Missouri was arrested by Sarasota County Sheriff's after detectives found a firearm and ammunition in his heavily blood-spattered car.
Myakka City- Florida highway patrol says that one person died and four others went to Blake Trauma Center after a crash on state road 70. They say that an SUV and a car crashed nearly head-on after the SUV veered into the oncoming lanes. The crash spread debris for hundreds of feet. Helic…
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- Booker High School graduate, Dana Buckhoy, has been awarded the Cambridge Learner “Top in Country” distinction on the Cambridge AICE English Literature exam.
SARASOTA CO., (WWSB)-- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has charged a man after connecting him to multiple burglaries and instances of fraud.
(CNN) -- A pair of University of Florida college students competing in a fishing tournament were thrown from their boat while it was traveling approximately 55 miles per hour.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — It took about 34 years, but a sailor finally got a response to a message he stuffed into a plastic bottle and tossed into the Atlantic Ocean.
SARASOTA, FL. (WWSB) - A new film set to be released January 27th has been promoted as a heartwarming story, but now many people are boycotting the movie after a video surfaced showing the mistreatment of a dog used in the film.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- A Sarasota air conditioning maintenance worker will pay restitution and serve five years of probation for using scare tactics to sell units to customers.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A Dog's Purpose, produced by Amblin Entertainment and distributed by Universal Pictures, is a celebration of the special connection between humans and their dogs. And in the spirit of this relationship, the Amblin production team followed rigorous protocols to foster a…
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) -- While the nation's capital is celebrating Trump's Inauguration today, there are many questions about what should be shown to students in school.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) – The Sarasota Police Department is looking for two men who took two paintings without paying for them last December in Sarasota.