| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:50 AM
CBS' "60 Minutes" has won national attention for its stories about joblessness in Central Florida. On Tuesday, the news magazine won an Emmy for an April 2012 story about Brevard County's unemployed after the last space shuttle mission.
The prize was...
| Oct 2, 2013
Check out festivals and events in October across the state.
View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below:
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:52 AM
George Zimmerman's wife is raising questions about his innocence in the 2012 shooting of Trayvon Martin, as the couple's marriage continues to publicly go sour.
“I think anyone would doubt that innocence, because I don’t know the person that...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Palm Beach Aggregates is reviving an old development fight by once again pushing to build 2,000 homes beside rock mines west of Royal Palm Beach.
The old Highland Dunes development on Southern Boulevard was put on hold back in 2008 after South Florida&...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:57 AM
If you're a photography enthusiast in Florida, chances are you've been rained out on more than one occasion, particularly in the soggy summer months. But while the daily thunderstorms and towering clouds from June to September may not always be the most...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 8:53 PM
The Florida Coastal Cleanup is Saturday, Sept. 21, from 8 a.m. until noon. Locations being cleaned in Brevard County include:
NORTHERN BREVARD: Haulover Canal at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Beach 1 at Canaveral National Seashore, Marina...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Authorities say a Cocoa monitoring company delayed seven hours in relaying to authorities an alert from 70-year-old Loomes Wheeler Jr.'s GPS gear on the morning he fled his Osceola County home.
But a newly released recording of a May court hearing...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:13 AM
A jail deputy in Brevard County has apologized for bringing items symbolic in the controversial Trayvon Martin slaying — Skittles and Arizona Iced Tea — to work in a failed attempt convey a "need for professionalism" during the high-profile,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Take a look around UCF's new NorthView student housing complex and it's hard to believe families are struggling to cover college costs.
The apartments feature first-class amenities such as granite countertops, side-by-side refrigerators and 60-inch...
| Aug 18, 2013
TALLAHASSEE — Politicians hatch deals, trade favors and occasionally get caught enriching themselves or pimping out public resources for political support.
Former Brevard County clerk Mitch Needelman's arrest this week on bribery and bid-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 1:49 PM
SANFORD - Six women, all but one of them white, are deciding whether Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman murdered 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in a case that sparked widespread outrage and prompted civil rights marches.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:10 AM
The parents of a 3-year-old girl from Titusville found out their joke wasn't so funny when their prank picture led to an investigation by the Brevard County Sheriff's Office.
A photo posted to DaVinci Tattoo and Body Piercing's Instagram showed the...