Thousands gathered to pay their respects to a slain sheriff’s deputy who was shot and killed while responding to a car burglary call.
An effort to impose minimum regulations on the parasailing industry, aided by video of a ghastly accident last summer that went viral on the Internet, is starting to get off the ground in the state Legislature.
The principal of an Orlando-area high school said a student at the school has been shot but is alert.
Florida death row inmate Darius Kimbrough was executed Tuesday.
Another prisoner was released by accident according to authorities in central Florida, but the prisoner is back in custody.
Schools in Orlando are taking action in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut. Orange County Commissioners have approved paying for armed deputies to be at elementary schools.
The former neighborhood watch volunteer charged in the deadly shooting of South Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be allowed to leave the county where he lives so he can meet with his attorneys.
The Broward County School Board may borrow a page from their counterparts in Orlando for a little unconventional fundraising. During the board’s workshop on Tuesday they’ll discuss selling advertising on the district’s buses and inside the school.
Attorney’s for Casey Anthony plan to appeal a judge’s order that she return to Florida to serve one year of supervised probation on a check-fraud conviction, according to CNN.
Casey Anthony dropped from public view after she was found not guilty of killing her daughter Caylee, but Friday she learned she must return to Orlando to serve one year probation on an unrelated theft charge. She has two weeks to report, in person.