CHARLOTTE CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- A North Port dance instructor has been charged with molesting one of her female students who is 15 years old.
Update: The deceased has been identified as Raymundo Cavillo, 37. He had been trimming a tree at the property for his employer, Beech Tree Landscape Maintenance Inc. A large branch gave way, striking him and the ladder, causing him to fall to the ground, according to Police Chief Tom Matt…
MANATEE CO., Fla. (WWSB) - All eastbound lanes are blocked on State Road 70 at Braden Run in Bradenton due to a fatal accident.
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.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is advising the public that Ellen Schmaling, 42, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.
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.
ELLENTON, Fla. (AP) — After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The owner of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus told The Associated Press that the show will close forever in May.
SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. -- Four people have been taken into custody following a police chase from Manatee County to Sarasota County.
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB)-- A driver involved in a hit-and-run car accident involving a pedestrian has been found but the police are not releasing his name.
MANATEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man confessed to killing a former college professor and then robbing him after the man made sexual advances toward him.
Folks came together at CineBistro for a very exciting event. The hot topic of human trafficking is being highlighted."There was hopelessness, fear," said Tenesha Cargil, a human sex trafficking survivor.
Update: Detectives continue to investigate the double murder that occurred on Jan. 13. The video of the suspect's vehicle (dark colored, four door sedan). Anyone with information on the case should contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866…
SARASOTA CO., Fla. (WWSB) -- The North Port Police Department arrested a man on three felony charges involving inappropriate activity with a minor.
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.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — More than 11 years after the brutal murders of a well-known Richmond family, some hope the execution of the man convicted of the killings will close a painful chapter of this community's history.
TOCQUERVILLE, Utah (ABC NEWSONE) --A Utah mother was arrested after investigators say she locked up her young son and nearly starved him to death.
ELLENTON, Fla. (AP) — The owners of Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced Saturday that they will close the 146-year-old show in May.
Stolen hours after her birth in a Florida hospital 18 years ago, a young woman who came to suspect she didn't belong with the people who raised her has been found in South Carolina, where police charged the woman she long believed was her mother with kidnapping.
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.
PEABODY, Mass. — More than 70 years after a beautiful shared childhood, five siblings are back under the same roof once again — this time at an assisted living facility.
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.
SARASOTA Co., Fla. (WWSB) -- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a man after an explosion at his home led deputies to the discovery of a meth lab.
The Manatee County Sheriff's Office says a dispute over a dog Tuesday night led to the death of 65-year-old Rebecca Rawson. 83-year-old military veteran Eugene Matthews has been charged with 2nd degree murder in her death."Eugene Matthews pulled out a gun and started firing," said…
RAMSEY, Minn. (AP) — Police stopped a stolen vehicle in a Twin Cities suburb and found the driver in labor and some of her seven child passengers with their mouths taped shut.