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.
Woman Killed By Truck Backing Out Of DrivewayAn Orange County woman was backing out her driveway when she was struck and killed by a truck authorities said.
Immigrants Wait, Hope, Plan For Obama OrderTensions are rising as immigrants in the U.S. illegally are waiting to see if they will qualify for President Barack Obama's plan which could protect as much as 5 million immigrants from being deported.
Historic Citrus Bowl Reopens After RenovationOrlando’s Citrus Bowl has been around for a very long time, and the long-standing venue has finally gotten the face lift that it so desperately needed.
Satanist Coloring Book Push Forces Change In Florida Schools A Satanist group is pushing to distribute coloring books for children at a Central Florida school.
In Florida, Service Workers Come From Elsewhere Newly released data shows how much of Florida's workers are from out-of-state as well as where they came from before moving to Florida in 2012.
Number of Hispanic Voters Up In Florida With the primaries less than two weeks away, the newly released voter registration totals are in which indicate the number of Hispanic voters is up—especially in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.