A toddler who was the subject of an Amber Alert in both Florida and Georgia has been rescued by authorities in the Tampa Bay area and the man accused of taking him and killing three people in Georgia is in custody following a stand-off with police.
Central Florida counties are asking their residents to "see something, say something," when it comes to COVID-19 dangers.
An emergency stay-at-home order for the City of Gainesville is now in effect amid concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.
The Florida Department of Health says that there are 77 positive COVID-19 cases in the state.
The University of Florida is telling instructors they should consider moving classes online, in preparation for a possible outbreak of the coronavirus.
The UF senior had to return home after the school canceled their study abroad program in Italy. Then, while on the way home, UF told him and his classmates to "self-quarantine" once back in the states.
Deputies said the two-year-old girl has been located and is fine.
Authorities say a recent search for the remains of a missing woman in a cold case from 1989 yielded no new clues.
Driverless buses rolling through downtown Gainesville is something that you won't be seeing on the city's streets.
Gainesville new driverless bus is in park after the federal government has shut down a program.
A woman died from her injuries after authorities say she was dragged by her boyfriend along Interstate 75.
Troopers said that the female was dragged for several hundred feet before falling out of the truck and being run over. She was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.
Police said that the remains were brought to the home by the woman's ex-husband, who was a pathologist and used the remains in his research.
The University of Florida has advised faculty members that they cannot exclude students over coronavirus fears, according to a Friday report from The Gainesville Sun. There have been no cases of the deadly virus at the university, however, at least one professor had reportedly tried to shut out students with flu-like symptoms like coughing.
They said that Ring camera showed the girl wearing a light-colored hoodie and what deputies believe is a Jojo Siwa backpack.
The zoo urges guests to keep the area surrounding the otter home quiet as the new parents care for their five little ones.
The City of Gainesville officials anticipate severe weather conditions, including temperatures below 45 degrees Fahrenheit during evening hours, Saturday, Jan. 4 through Monday, Jan. 6.
The reporter, who is a University of Florida graduate, died on his 34th birthday.
A Florida man was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison on Thursday for attempting to entice a child for sex, according to the Department of Justice.
President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year, calling her selection “ridiculous."