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Hurricane Nicole pushes sea turtles back to Florida beaches

October 17, 2016

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — About 75 baby sea turtles washed ashore by waves from Hurricane Nicole are recovering at a Florida zoo. more »»

Man claims self-defense in college football player's death

October 17, 2016

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man charged in the fatal shooting a college football player says he fired in self-defense.

Lamont Postell Jr. more »»

Man gets 20 years for shooting at George Zimmerman's vehicle

October 17, 2016

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who fired at George Zimmerman's vehicle during a road-rage confrontation has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.

The Orlando Sentinel reports (http://bit. more »»

Former executive of failed Keys resort charged in $300M scam

October 17, 2016

MIAMI (AP) — Another former executive of a failed Florida Keys resort has been charged in a $300 million vacation rental scam.

The Miami Herald reports (http://hrld. more »»

Hundreds of pets cleared in Keys screenings for screwworm

October 17, 2016

BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — Officials say they've found no evidence of screwworm in hundreds of pets examined for signs of the parasite killing endangered deer in the Florida Key. more »»

Red tide, hurricane delays may cut into stone crab harvests

October 17, 2016

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Fishermen in southwest Florida say lingering red tide and Hurricane Matthew may cut into their early stone crab harvests.

The stone crab season began Saturda. more »»

Judge: Give Florida voters chance to fix vote-by-mail ballot

October 17, 2016

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A federal judge is ordering the state of Florida to give voters a chance to make sure their vote-by-mail ballots are counted.

U.S. more »»

Police: Backpage ad leads to fatal stabbing at hotel

October 17, 2016

DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. (AP) — A woman is facing charges after a man was fatally stabbed at a Daytona Beach Shores hotel during an attempted robbery that started with an online ad. more »»

Search continues for missing swimmer in Lake Eustis

October 17, 2016

LAKE EUSTIS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a man who went missing while taking a swim in Lake Eustis over the weekend after jumping into the water from a boat. more »»

Man drowns at Atlantic Beach hours after sister's wedding

October 17, 2016

ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An Illinois man in town over the weekend for his sister's wedding has drowned in the ocean at Atlantic Beach. more »»

Trump controversies cast shadow on Mar-a-Lago charity galas

October 17, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — A staple of Palm Beach's high-end philanthropy circuit, the Mar-a-Lago Club boasts rich history, an 800-seat ballroom and ocean views. more »»

Road rage fight with firefighter leaves Fla. man dead

October 16, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A road rage confrontation with a firefighter has left a man dead in South Florida. more »»

Bad cable delays comeback rocket launch from Virginia

October 16, 2016

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A bad cable has delayed a rocket launch from Virginia by a NASA shipper eager to make a strong comeback. more »»

Report says Fla. sheriff tried to profit off kiosk deal

October 16, 2016

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — A report says a former central Florida sheriff tried to profit off a crime-fighting kiosk business and violated several department policies. more »»

Gun disguised as cane nets prison for 2 weapons dealers

October 16, 2016

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Two firearms dealers who ran a store in the Florida Keys have been sentenced to prison for illegally possessing a gun disguised as a walking cane. more »»

Parachutist falls 1,200 feet out of plane in Florida

October 16, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in central Florida are investigating a parachute death. more »»

Finish high school with bachelor's degree? At 1 school, yes

October 16, 2016

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — At tuition-free Florida Atlantic University High School, all students can simultaneously earn their high school diploma and bachelor's degree. more »»

Koch brothers' network focusing on GOP Senate, not Trump

October 16, 2016

FAIRLESS HILLS, Pa. (AP) — To the Republicans in the red "Can't Afford Katie" T-shirts, it's as if Donald Trump doesn't even exist. more »»



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