Florida state Sen. Jack Latvala resigned Wednesday, one day after an investigation found credible evidence of sexual harassment, as well as allegations that he offered to support legislation in exchange for sexual favors.
A simple text message took the life of 19-year-old Angelina Holloway.
A Sarasota woman is in jail Sunday night after deputies say she murdered her wife during an argument.
More than 330 people on board the Independence of the Seas, a Royal Caribbean cruise ship fell ill with a stomach virus, the Naples Daily News reported Sunday.
Miami-Dade police were offering a $23,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the shooting death of a 2-year-old boy.
The former Florida soccer coach, who was found in New York with a 17-year-old girl he reportedly ran away with, has been extradited back to his home state and charged, according to court records.
A simple act of kindness by a woman at a grocery store in Florida over the weekend had a World War II veteran gushing he received the “best Christmas present” ever.
A Miami day care center closed on Tuesday after two children died of suspected meningitis.
A Florida teen who was complaining of headaches and vomiting was found dead in her dorm room by her mother and sister on Tuesday.
A teacher’s aide at a middle school in Tampa, Fla., was arrested Monday on charges that he solicited...photos and requested sex from two underage students.
The three Florida boaters seen in a viral video cruelly dragging a shark at a “high speed” through the water — prompting outcries of “animal lynching” from some activists — were charged Tuesday with felony counts, authorities said.
Surveillance footage showed Jean Pedro Pierre kicking, punching and dragging Deputy Sean Youngward before he was fatally shot.
A Florida man was sentenced to life in federal prison after pleading guilty to multiple child pornography and sexual abuse charges and it’s thanks to a father more than 700 miles away who decided to search his 9-year-old daughter’s smartphone.
A Florida family’s beloved “Elf on a Shelf” is back to his mischievous ways thanks to the work of surgeons at Orlando Health.
The pilot of a small plane was killed after the aircraft crashed shortly after taking off from Miami Executive Airport Sunday afternoon, officials said.
A Florida substitute teacher was arrested Friday after allegedly selling marijuana to two middle school students.
A man’s nerves of steel foiled an attempted armed robbery at a Walgreens in Florida.
A nanny in Florida whose body was found in a wooded area in September was tortured before she was ultimately killed, according to reports.
The mayor of a small Florida city has been arrested on allegations that she used dead people’s disabled parking permits to park at City Hall.
Lt. Debra Clayton posthumously received the Purple Heart Award and Award of Valor from the Orlando Police Department.