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LONGWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a bear attacked a central Florida woman while she was walking her dog.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Convention Center lost four large events this calendar year — all of them connected to either the federal government shutdown or the sequester — and is looking for ways to reverse the damage.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Busch Gardens in Tampa is revamping part of the park to coincide with the opening of its new 335-foot drop tower.
MILTON, Fla. (AP) — A Florida Panhandle man is dead after a deer hunting accident.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — In a high-tech effort to battle crime, the Tampa Police Department recently launched a free smartphone app.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Deputies are investigating after the Grinch stole more than 50 Fraser fir trees from a Pensacola lot.
DELTONA, Fla. (AP) — Three people are safe after their boat capsized in a central Florida lake.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The St. Petersburg City Council has approved a plan to spend $1.3 million for renovations to Tropicana Field.
MIAMI (AP) — Gloria and Emilio Estefan are offering up Bongos and turkey this Thanksgiving to homeless and other families in need.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A miniature goat and sheep are happily keeping one St. Petersburg couple's lawn nicely trimmed — but the city council isn't so sure that the animals should be within city limits.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — MacDill Air Force Base is tightening its security policy following an annual review and in response to world events.
(BPT) - While vinyl siding has historically been the most-used siding material in the U.S., its continuing advancements are allowing even more choice when it comes to two critical qualities desired by homeowners: outstanding curb appeal and low maintenance.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Two Miami-Dade County men are in jail following the fatal shootings for two men in East Naples.
PANAMA CITY, FL -- (Marketwired) — 11/19/13 -- Governor Rick Scott today announced that iSirona, an information technology company which provides solutions for medical device integration, will expand its operations in Panama City, creating 300 new jobs and a capital investment of $2.25 million.
DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Coast Guard officials say search and rescue efforts continue for two people who were aboard a jet en route to Mexico that plunged into the Atlantic Ocean off Florida.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Southwest Florida deputies have arrested a man after he allegedly posted child pornography to social networking site Instagram.
BELLE GLADE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a boater is dead after falling into Lake Okeechobee.
MEDLEY, Fla. (AP) — Thieves took off about $500,000 worth of Red Bull energy drinks from a South Florida warehouse.
SEMINOLE, Fla. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy was shot and wounded after he slipped out of his house without telling anyone, and then returned, leading one of his caregivers to presume he was an intruder.
SARASOTA, FL - Tourists are visiting the state of Florida in record numbers.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A teenager was shot while riding a bicycle in Jacksonville.
MIAMI (AP) — Much of this year's immigration reform battle has been about who will get legal status, and when will they get it. But this week, immigration advocates from around the country are gathering to move the discussion beyond the rhetoric of reform and amnesty.
MIAMI (AP) — A 9-year-old boy has been taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital after he was shot in the face during a drive-by shooting in Liberty City.
Sinkhole formation is again in the news. Just to our north another large sinkhole has threatened a neighborhood and its residents forming suddenly and seemingly without warning. How do these sinkholes form?
DUNEDIN, FL - Several homes have been evacuated in a Dunedin neighborhood after a sinkhole swallows part of a home.