Colorado speller's 1st national bee is her last
The stakes are high for Sylvie, who will compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for her first and only time.
Floodwaters deepen in Houston after rain
Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of…
Most powerful female celebs are diverse club
The handful of celebrities on Forbes' list of the 100 most powerful women include African-Americans, South Americans and lesbians.
Police evacuate US Capitol, Visitors' Center
Hundreds of tourists were forced out of the building onto the East Lawn between the Capitol and the Library of Congress.
Can Beyonce's influence deliver for Hillary?
Based on her 2008 numbers, Hillary Clinton doesn’t have a sure hold on the single lady vote . Lucky for her, she was recently…
Street flooding washes away cars in Pasco County
Pasco County streets flooded Tuesday night as more than 7 inches of rain fell, disabling vehicles and sweeping them down neighborhood roads,…
Hernando schools seek tax for $87M repair bill
The Hernando County School District says it is on the brink of disaster. Twenty three of the district’s schools are in need of…
Clearwater to get its own veterans memorial
After years of effort, the Florida Veterans Memorial Plaza groundbreaking was Tuesday in Clearwater. Now the construction can begin.
Pasco 911 operator helps son save father's life
A 911 operator teams with man's son to save heart attack victim.
Lots of love going to gator with half a snout
Gatorland in Orlando is looking to save a Lakeland alligator spotted over the weekend with only half a snout.