Central Florida

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Few Sparks As Attorney General Candidates Joust In Lone Debate

Attorney General Pam Bondi defended Gov. Rick Scott’s integrity and the state’s ongoing fight against same-sex marriage in a brisk and mostly civil debate Monday with her general-election challengers, Democrat George Sheldon and Libertarian Bill Wohlsifer.

10/06/2014

A female mosquito. (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Third Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed In Central Florida

The West Nile virus has now been confirmed in a third person in Volusia County.

10/06/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

2 Wounded In Central Florida Mall Shooting

Authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall, and police are trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle are connected.

09/23/2014

Richard Rawles allegedly ran human trafficking ring. (Source: Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation)

Fla. Men Accused Of Forcing Female Prisoners Into Prostitution

A central Florida man and his two associates allegedly recruited women inmates and used them as prostitutes once they were released from prison.

09/19/2014

(JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami’s Goalkeeper Scores A Goal Against UCF

Emily Lillard scored the first goal of the University of Miami’s women’s soccer season. And she’s a goalie.

08/24/2014

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida Legislators Propose Changes To 7 Districts

Florida Legislators kicked off a special session Thursday byproposing tweaks to seven of the 27 congressional districts to comply with a judge’s ruling.

08/07/2014

A vendor (C) waits for customers displaying turtles at a market in Jakarta on February 5, 2008. A surge in demand for exotic freshwater turtles and tortoises in Southeast Asia is fuelling rampant illegal trade in the animals in Indonesia, wildlife experts warned recently. TRAFFIC Southeast Asia said its investigators discovered that 48 species of freshwater turtles and tortoises were sold in Indonesia's capital Jakarta and the vast majority were illegally obtained. AFP PHOTO/Jewel SAMAD (Photo: EWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Men Charged In Illegal Freshwater Turtle Harvests

Three men, in central Florida, have been charged with several felonies and misdemeanors for the alleged illegal harvest, selling and buying of 2,100 pounds of freshwater turtles.

07/15/2014

(Photo by Mark Ashman/Disney Parks via Getty Images)

Disney To Add ‘Frozen’ Characters, Fireworks

“Frozen” fans will now be able to get their fix at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

07/01/2014

Cave Diving rescuer Edd Sorenson surfacing with Diana during the reenactment.

Cave Diving: Behind The Scenes

Over the years we have seen our share of crazy situations including shark frenzies, diving with the third most dangerous shark in the world, handling fish that could send me to the hospital.

06/28/2014

Scene where a small plane crashed in central Florida on June 9, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Officials: 2 Killed in Central Florida Plane Crash

Two people on board a small plane were killed when the plane crashed into a Central Florida neighborhood.

CBS Miami–06/10/2014

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