| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Annual manatee deaths have surpassed 800 for the first time ever, largely from toxic algae blooms off Lee County and a mysterious wildlife die-off in the Indian River Lagoon.
A total of 803 have died so far this year, up from 392 last year, according...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:14 PM
A Florida high school that was named in the 1950s after a 19th century white supremacist and now has a majority black student enrollment will soon have a new name for its 21st century community.
Nathan Bedford Forrest High School in Jacksonville will...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 5:26 PM
A statewide alert was issued this evening for a 68-year-old woman who vanished from Fort Myers.
Janice Warner may be traveling in a 2002, green Ford Explorer, with this Michigan tag number: 0JSN08.
She was last seen in the 12000 block of Sabal Lakes...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:14 PM
After Delbert Tibbs dropped out of a Chicago seminary in 1972, he went on the road, walking, hopping freight trains and taking odd jobs across the U.S.
One day in early 1974, police stopped him near Ocala, Fla., and questioned him about a crime 220...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:20 PM
MIAMI Florida's Republican chairman and the GOP county leaders represented by Congressman Trey Radel have called on him to "resign immediately," saying his recent cocaine-possession arrest and guilty plea were not tolerable.
"These actions have...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Check out festivals and events in November across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 1-3: Melbourne Air and Space...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:35 AM
These twin brothers must have gone so ape over a pair of monkeys that they're now accused of swiping them from a Nebraska home and bringing them to Florida.
On Monday, a woman from Nebraska contacted her local deputies to report that two of her apes...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Many folks find romance with the help of Internet dating sites.
There are also some folks out there that are just Dating for Dollar$.
A 66-year-old Ocala woman fishing for romance on a popular cyber dating site met a land shark.
The man's pitch...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:20 PM
|| || Name || Class || Ht. || ||
|| 1 || Lucky Whitehead || JR || 5-10 || 163 || WR || Manassas, VA (Dean College) ||
|| 2 || DeAndre Richardson || RS SR || 6-2 || 180 || WR || Panama City, FL (Bay) ||
|| 2 || Brandin Bryant...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:41 AM
A few days ago FloriDUH posted an item about two women, accompanied by five young kids between the ages of 5-12, who had entered a Gymboree store in Fort Myers to go shopping.
But, instead of shopping, the two women used one of the kids to swipe another...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:46 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The tiny mosquito all too often has man on the run. And this summer, it seems even worse than usual.
"You can't get from the car to inside our house without getting attacked, it's that bad," high school teacher Ryan Miller said...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:38 PM
2013 Palm Beach County football schedule
FRIDAY, Aug. 30
(Games at 7 p.m. unless noted)
Palm Beach Lakes at Jupiter; Palm Beach Gardens at John I. Leonard; Boca Raton at Seminole Ridge; Santaluces at Wellington; Royal Palm Beach at Palm...