HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — The owner of a New York zoo planning to live-stream a giraffe giving birth says the video feed was briefly removed from YouTube because animal rights activists labeled it sexually explicit.
DESOTO Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The driver of a motorcycle lost control and overturned, throwing him and his passenger onto the road around 2:40 p.m. on Sunday.
SARASOTA Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Sarasota man after he sped past them on his motorcycle and threw 27 grams of cocaine into the roadway.
SARASOTA, Co. (WWSB) -- Deputies arrested a man they say assaulted a driver and pointed a gun at her following a traffic crash in Sarasota.
Charlotte Co., Fla. (Sun-Herald) -- A corrections deputy at the Charlotte County Jail was disciplined after an inmate claimed the deputy put a satanic curse on him, according to an internal affairs investigation by the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office.
SARASOTA Co., Fla. (WWSB) -- The owner of a Sarasota restaurant has been charged with three counts of sexual battery on a 16-year-old employee.
SARASOTA Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Nokomis woman for Manslaughter after she provided Carfentanil, a synthetic opioid commonly sold in place of heroin, to a 34-year-old Sarasota man who died as a result of an overdose.
SARASOTA Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is advising the public that Kenneth Richardson, 34, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.
SARASOTA Co., Fla. (WWSB) -- The Sheriff's Office arrested six men, ranging in age from 52 to 80, for indecent exposure and solicitation during an undercover investigation at Caspersen Beach.
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.
Bryelle Marshall, 23, was arrested and charged with Battery, Aggravated DWI, and for an expired license plate after her vehicle was reported seen driving recklessly.
BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — Deputies say an estranged husband burst into a home and killed his wife and her partner during a gun battle before killing himself.
CHARLOTTE Co., Fla. (WWB) -- The state attorney's office has charged a Punta Gorda police officer with manslaughter in the accidental shooting death of a woman during training class.
(CNN Newsource) -- There's $403 million up for grabs in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing and 7-time winner Richard Lustig says he has tips to increase your chances of winning it.
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla (WWSB) -- The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold a meeting tonight in Lakewood Ranch to discuss the removal of alligators from the area.
Sarasota, FL - Detectives with the Sarasota Police Department are investigating a shooting that occurred near 25th Street and Leon Avenue, Sarasota, just before 12 p.m. Monday.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A South Florida woman posing as a plastic surgeon has been sentenced to a year behind bars after authorities say she injured dozens of victims in botched procedures.
MANATEE Co., Fla (WWSB) -- Three vehicles were involved in a major accident that sent all drivers to local hospitals on Tuesday.
CHARLOTTE Co., Fla (WWSB) -- A woman was hit by an SUV while walking in the private parking lot at the Lemon Bay Breeze Condos in Englewood.
SARASOTA Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Bradenton man on felony charges after a traffic stop led deputies to the discovery of a loaded gun, stolen motorcycle and drugs.
Plano, Tx -J.C. Penney announced Friday that it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next several months. Its part of a plan to improve profitability as online shopping increases.
"It was a shock," said Darrell Miller, a resident of the Myakka Mobile Home Park.The mobile home park is very close to the intersection where Tamiami Trail meets with River Road in North Port. That's the area where Sarasota County sheriff deputies say Christina Mattessino and Matth…
MANATEE Co., Fla (WWSB) -- The Palmetto Grilled Cheese Festival will feature food trucks, arts and crafts, vendor displays and live bands throughout the event on Saturday.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist is getting divorced less than nine years after becoming the first Florida governor in 42 years to get married while in office.
LAKE ALFRED, Fla. (AP) — A man is dead following a four-hour standoff with law enforcement that ended with a SWAT team blowing a hole in the side of his central Florida house.
PALM COAST, Fla. (AP) — Deputies say a pit Labrador/bull-mix killed a Yorkshire terrier and mauled a 79-year-old man after breaking free from its owner outside a central Florida apartment complex.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A family representative says prolific and charismatic actor Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in "Apollo 13" and a treasure hunter in "Titanic," has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.