The Polk County sheriff says anyone living in the Dundee Road area of Winter Haven should stay inside and be cautious because a "spree killer" is on the loose.
The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments Dec. 10 in a legal battle about whether two young adults can remain anonymous in a challenge to the constitutionality of a Florida gun law.
Task forces set up to study and make recommendations about three major toll-road proposals will move forward with meetings this month.
On the very day Florida's Interstate 4 opened in 1963, a shrimp truck jackknifed, killing the driver. And that was just the beginning.
Pay-by-plate customers will see an increase in tolls next summer if they don’t get an E-Pass or pay with cash.
A Central Florida lawmaker is pushing a bill that would require getting a prescription for most sunscreens.
Pay-by-plate customers will see an increase in tolls next summer if they don’t get an E-Pass.
Most sunscreens could soon require a prescription from your doctor.
Publix has announced the rollout of a new shopping cart, designed to hook on to the front of a wheelchair, making the shopping experience easier for those who may be wheelchair-bound. The design allows customers to roll themselves through the store without having to push the cart. The lower sides also allow for easier loading abilities.
A boy battling brain cancer received a guitar from country music singer Kelsey Ballerini.
Markeith Loyd took the stand to tell his side of the story in his first murder trial, in which he is accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend, Sade Dixon. Loyd claims that he shot Dixon in self-defense.
The Better Business Bureau of Central Florida said credit card fraud has become all too common.
There’s a chance the remains of Amelia Earhart were found, and a University of South Florida forensic anthropologist may be the one to make the breakthrough.
Kelsea Ballerini has a fan for life. The country music star and 9-year-old Ayden Morgan, of Ocala, Fla., formed their bond when Ayden, who is blind and battling brain cancer, had his wish to see Ballerini in concert granted by the nonprofit Do It For The Love. Ballerini later gifted Ayden an electric guitar customized especially for him, with his name in Braille
A promising new vaccine could one day be a flu shot against breast cancer.
After the loss of roughly $350 million a year in payments from the Seminole Tribe of Florida, House and Senate leaders are rethinking the state’s approach to gambling, one of the Legislature’s most-complicated and elusive issues.
A Flagler County man has been arrested, accused of trying to meet who he thought was a 16-year-old girl for what deputies are calling illegal behavior. Deputies said Joseph Aaron Stream, 27, tried to arrange a meeting with the teenager through Facebook messenger.
Beachgoers in Volusia County are being warned about dangerous rip currents. One man drowned in Ormond Beach, Florida over the weekend. The currents are expected to subside by the weekend, but swimmers are advised to stay near lifeguard stations.
Florida resident Lee Mercker became the first patient to participate in a clinical trial for a new breast cancer vaccine at the Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, after being diagnosed in March with early-stages of the disease. The vaccine has reportedly removed cancer cells.
The Disney Skyliner is once again operational after an incident caused some gondolas to crash into each other, leaving passengers stuck for hours.