State Leaders Look To Improve Mental-Health Funding, PolicyAfter an ambitious effort to revamp Florida's mental-health treatment system died at the end of the last legislative session, state officials are readying a new round of proposals for 2016.
Future Of Orlando Roller Coaster Is Topsy-Turvy Over HeightIt seems there can never be too many attractions in Orlando, Florida.
Deputy Shoots Man Suspected Of Stalking At WWE FacilityA Florida deputy shot a man who was allegedly stalking a woman wrestler outside a World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) training center.
4-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Pond During Wedding ReceptionA 4-year-old boy has died after falling into a pond and drowning at a Hillsborough County wedding reception.
Dedication Planned For New Orlando VA HospitalThe long-awaited opening of a new VA medical center is Orlando has finally arrived.
Prosecutors: Florida Man Killed First Wife, Tried To Kill SecondProsecutors 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.
State Regulators Back New Nursing HomesThe 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.
Fla. Attorney To Seek Death Penalty In 13-Year-Old Murder CaseA 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.
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.
Judge Rejects Arguments In Lethal Injection FightAs 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.
Judicial Branch To Hold Hearings Across FloridaJudicial 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.
Florida Deputy Investigated After Shooting Suspected Car ThiefAn Orange County deputy is being investigated by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement for shooting at a suspected car thief.