Colorado Resident Wins Florida Keys Open Water SwimA Colorado man garnered top overall honors Saturday at an open water swim in the Florida Keys designed to raise awareness of the need to preserve six aging lighthouses off the subtropical island chain.
UF Researchers Develop Device To Count Citrus Fruit DropResearchers at the University of Florida have invented a way to quickly and accurately count the amount of citrus fruit dropped early so that growers can see where the deadly citrus greening disease is most affecting groves.
Researchers Looking Into Beach Rip CurrentsVincent Klock was bodysurfing toward the beach when his momentum suddenly turned and he was whisked away from shore. He was caught in a rip current.
Wearable Devices That Help To Keep You Safe Start-up companies are creating fashionable gadgets that will sound the alarm if you find yourself in trouble.
Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don't expect to buy your own just yet.
Remains Identified, Suspect's Father May Have Inadvertently Helped Solve Case Police have confirmed the remains discovered inside of a submerged vehicle in a canal earlier in the week are those of Raquel Calderin.
Tips For Your Next Road TripGoing on a road trip? Here's a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.
Daughter Allegedly Punches Woman After Mother Said "Handle That"A dispute at a gas station ended with a mother under arrest for a litany of charges including contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Could Semi-Subs Graduate From Smuggling Drugs To People, Weapons?On the high seas off South America, the smuggling game has changed. Criminal bands are spending millions to build semi-submersibles, capable of moving several tons of drugs at a time between the Americas.
Murder Leads To Invention Of Personal Security DeviceThe murder of Nancy Bochicchio and her daughter shook Boca Raton five years. The tragedy, Bochicchio called 911 for help only to have her phone cut off, inspired a mother to try to come up with something that might save someone facing Bochicchio’s situation in the future.
Dropped Wallet Leads Cops To Suspected Burglar A suspected Cooper City burglar is behind bars after a clumsy mistake led police directly to him.
Google Maps App Returns To Apple StoreOnce banished from Apple's iOS, Google Maps has returned to the mobile platform in the form of a standalone app.
Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales RushThe race is on to be first in line for this year's best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you're going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.
Keys Man Swims Eight Miles To Aid Aging LighthousesA 52-year-old artist from the Keys just finished an eight-mile swim. Larry Herlth isn't trying to set any records, though.
Missing Millionaire's GPS Adds To Disappearance MysteryThe latest clue as to what may have happened to a millionaire who went missing off Ft. Lauderdale’s coast doesn’t seem help police much in their search for an answer.