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  • Michael Dunn convicted on 4 of 5 charges in loud-music murder case

    A jury has found Michael Dunn, the Florida man accused of shooting an unarmed teenager to death during a dispute over loud music, guilty of four charges, but the jury was unable to reach a decision on the top count, first-degree murder. Dunn, who is...
  • George Zimmerman pulled over in Brevard County last month

    George Zimmerman pulled over in Brevard County last month
    George Zimmerman, the former Neighborhood Watch volunteer acquitted in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, was pulled over in Brevard County last month, the Florida Highway Patrol confirmed. According to FHP spokeswoman Sgt. Kim Montes,...
  • The craziest things to happen in Central Florida in 2013

    The craziest things to happen in Central Florida in 2013
    It's been an interesting year, to say the least. Florida, or FloriDUH if you will, is known for being home to some of the strangest criminals in the world. Basically, we Floridians are the butt of the rest of the country's joke and sometimes, I'm OK...
  • Florida rains provide endless summer photo opportunities

    Florida rains provide endless summer photo opportunities
    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...
  • See history at Port Canaveral's Exploration Tower

    See history at Port Canaveral's Exploration Tower
    If you're not boarding a cruise ship, there has been limited appeal to Port Canaveral, despite a restaurant row that offers a view of ocean liners and rocket launches from nearby Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center. With the loss of the space...
  • Port Canaveral expansion full steam ahead

    Port Canaveral expansion full steam ahead
    As Port Canaveral heads into the new year, big changes are underway to establish the port as a cargo destination and to draw more cruise ships. In January, the port will begin work on deepening its channel to make room for cargo vessels and on...
  • Negron wants state takeover of Lake O discharges

    Negron wants state takeover of Lake O discharges
    TALLAHASSEE – The chairman of a Senate panel studying the Indian River Lagoon and South Florida waters wants to strip the federal government of the power to decide when to pump polluted waters out of Lake Okeechobee. Sen. Joe Negron, the Stuart...
  • Don't let your toddler drink from a beer bottle, even if it's just water

    Don't let your toddler drink from a beer bottle, even if it's just water
    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...
  • Housing, not tuition, is biggest cost for many Florida students

    Housing, not tuition, is biggest cost for many Florida students
    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...
  • Child-sex defendant was briefly denied bail before GPS monitor

    Child-sex defendant was briefly denied bail before GPS monitor
    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...
  • George Zimmerman's wife: 'I have doubts' about his innocence

    George Zimmerman's wife: 'I have doubts' about his innocence
    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...
  • Palm Beach Aggregates' controversial development proposal resurfaces

    Palm Beach Aggregates' controversial development proposal resurfaces
    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&...