Officials in Orlando released an update on the first patient in Florida to contract Middle East Respiratory Syndrome.
Months after approving $20 million in tourism tax money to help build an $84 million soccer-specific stadium in downtown Orlando, several county officials that approved that funding say they were misled about the requirements Major League Soccer said were necessary to award to the city a franchise.
The driver accused of causing a deadly crash into a central Florida day care faced a judge Friday.
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.