A Tampa Bay area man convicted of killing his former girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter could be facing the death penalty.
A new study shows that placing children in group homes instead of with foster families is much more expensive – and many children’s advocates say it’s also worse for the kids.
Sheriff’s officials in Pinellas County have charged a man with first-degree murder after his mother was found decapitated outside their home on New Year’s Eve.
The body of a cruise ship worker reported missing washed up on a Clearwater Beach, according to authorities.
In a bitter rematch Tuesday in a district that includes parts of Palm Beach and Broward counties, state Sen. Maria Sachs, D-Delray Beach, appeared headed toward beating former Sen. Ellyn Bogdanoff in the highest-profile Senate race of the year.
More than half of Central Florida residents who voted with absentee ballots have sent them back.
Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott voted Thursday morning in Southwest Florida. Former Governor Charlie Crist voted Monday.
Police arrested a man accused of stealing handles and pipes from toilets around Florida City.
Pinellas County school district officials are asking former Florida Governor Charlie Crist to stop airing an ad filmed at an area school.
A Tampa Bay area man is behind bars accused of performing sex acts on a child for years.