| 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...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Five Central Florida students who've already won top awards at county and state science fairs will compete this weekend in the Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition.
The five competing for the "Ying Prize" will explain their research to a panel of judges ...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Now it can be said: The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is for the birds. Make that the Angry Birds.
The attraction has just opened Angry Birds Space Encounter, which brings the fowl characters from the digital-gaming world to real life in hopes of...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:18 AM
The Seminole County school district -- and neighboring Brevard County's -- are "academically high performing," based on Florida's annual designation.
Both have earned the title in previous years. Seminole, in fact, has been so-named for six...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:14 PM
For Team Obama, the legendary I-4 corridor once again was a key destination during their 2012 campaign in Florida. Pres. Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their campaign surrogates made dozens of trips, rallying supporters in Orlando, Brevard,...
| 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.
| 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 29, 2012
| 4:46 PM
A local TV legend is calling it quits. Joe Carroll, a video journalist at Channel 6 for 27 years, will retire from the CBS affiliate on Friday. “It's past due. It's long past due,” said Carroll, 69, of College Park. “I've had an...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The re-election campaign of President Barack Obama announced some details of his intended visit to Melbourne Sunday morning, with the stop being at Florida Institute of Technology and free tickets becoming available in several Brevard County locations...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Connie Mack IV is bringing his bus tour to Central Florida Monday, with stops in Daytona Beach, Melbourne and Orlando. Here's the schedule: Buck’s Gun Rack 12:45 PM EDT 607 West International Speedway Blvd.,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:10 AM
There are plenty of no-nos at the pristine beaches of Canaveral National Seashore in Brevard County. But that's part of what keeps the 23 miles of pure Florida so unique.
No cars on the beach, no places from which to rent rafts or buy sodas, no pier...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:08 AM
If there's a convenient, get-there-easily beach for Central Floridians, that has to be Alan Shepard Beach Park at Cocoa Beach. Named after the first American astronaut sent into space, this five-acre beach has long been a favorite site to view space...