Orange County

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4-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Pond During Wedding Reception

A 4-year-old boy has died after falling into a pond and drowning at a Hillsborough County wedding reception.

06/14/2015

The new Orlando VA Medical Center is located on a 65-acre campus in southeast Orange County.  The 1.2 million square foot facility cost $600 million to construct. (Source: orlando.va.gov)

Dedication Planned For New Orlando VA Hospital

The long-awaited opening of a new VA medical center is Orlando has finally arrived.

05/25/2015

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Prosecutors: Florida Man Killed First Wife, Tried To Kill Second

Prosecutors say a Florida man, awaiting trial for allegedly strangling his ex-wife and tossing her overboard during a Mediterranean cruise, attempted to hire two inmates to kill another ex-wife.

05/12/2015

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State Regulators Back New Nursing Homes

The ban on adding new nursing-home beds is being lifted thanks to backing of state regulators. On Monday they approved the proposal for 2,600 beds in 25 counties.

02/23/2015

Execution Chamber on Florida's Death Row. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Fla. Attorney To Seek Death Penalty In 13-Year-Old Murder Case

A man serving a life sentence for murder could be facing the death penalty after a central Florida state attorney filed notice that his office will seek the change.

02/15/2015

File picture of a gun.  (Source: Thinkstock)

Deputies: 4-Year-Old Boy Shot In The Leg

A 4-year old boy apparently shot himself in the leg after finding a gun inside a car.

02/12/2015

Execution Chamber on Florida's Death Row as seen by witnesses. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Judge Rejects Arguments In Lethal Injection Fight

As the U.S. Supreme Court considers the constitutionality of a lethal-injection drug, an Orange County circuit judge Monday rejected a Death Row inmate’s attempt to block a planned Feb. 26 execution.

02/09/2015

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Judicial Branch To Hold Hearings Across Florida

Judicial branch officials are set to hold a series of meetings within the next two months to develop a long-range strategic plan for the court systems.

01/02/2015

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Florida Deputy Investigated After Shooting Suspected Car Thief

An Orange County deputy is being investigated by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for shooting at a suspected car thief.

12/08/2014

Crime scene tape (Source: CBS4)

Woman Killed By Truck Backing Out Of Driveway

An Orange County woman was backing out her driveway when she was struck and killed by a truck authorities said.

11/28/2014

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