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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The number of manatee deaths in Florida has topped 800 for the first time since such record-keeping began in the 1970s.
PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) — Allegiant Air has added new nonstop service from New York and Iowa to southwest Florida.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The number of manatee deaths has topped 800 for the first time since such record-keeping began in the 1970s.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The family of an 11-year-old boy who was struck and killed by lightning last year is dealing with another tragedy.
MIAMI (AP) — The Salvation Army reports that someone dropped a diamond ring in one of the group's kettles outside a South Florida grocery store. A release from the charitable organization says the ring — valued at $3,500 — was donated anonymously Wednesday outside a Publix in southwest Miami-Dade County.
MIAMI (AP) — The Salvation Army says someone dropped a diamond ring in one of the group's kettles outside a South Florida grocery store.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has signed junior college offensive lineman Drew Sarvary to a national letter of intent.
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A 17-year-old faces kidnapping and carjacking charges after authorities say he stole a car with a baby inside. Police say a suspect ran through Bethune-Cookman University's campus and came upon a woman sitting in a car with her 1-month-old. The baby was not injured.
DUETTE PRESERVE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say human bones found in southwest Florida may hold clues to the unsolved shooting death of a 42-year-old woman.
SEBRING, Fla. (AP) — Lois Lewis is happily divorced and she wants the world to know.
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a central Florida man to 20 years in prison in the beating death of his 3-month-old daughter. Winter Haven police charged 29-year-old Scott Ryon with aggravated manslaughter of a child in 2012. He said he punched the girl in the head because she was crying, and he wanted to take a nap.
A cold frontal boundary will linger across the Eastern Seaboard on Sunday, while a ridge of high pressure will continue to build over the Southwest.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A 15-year-old foster boy who went to a St. Petersburg church to plead for a family earlier this year is getting to spend the holidays with his prospective adoptive parents.
WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A southwest Florida teen is charged with murder after authorities say he fatally stabbed a high school student. Pasco County Sheriff's officials say 18-year-old Cleave Gittens and 16-year-old Tuvarrion Sirmons got into a fight yesterday before Sirmons was stabbed. Details on what prompted the fight are unclear.
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A southwest Florida community is rallying around a 72-year-old man this holiday season after authorities say a teenager kicked him while her friend videotaped it.
WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — A southwest Florida teen is being charged with murder after authorities say he fatally stabbed a high school student.
NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife biologists are trying to capture an endangered Florida panther that has been roaming around an urbanized part of Golden Gate Estates in the southwest part of the state.
An active weather system will impact the central and eastern thirds of the country on Saturday, while a cold frontal boundary will approach the Pacific Northwest.
MIAMI (AP) — Two men and a dog have been safely rescued from a boat fire in the Florida Keys.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Universal Studios is adding eight new restaurants to its CityWalk dining and entertainment area in 2014, including a North Carolina-based burger and sushi fusion restaurant. Universal executives announced the development today.