Wharton HS lockdown lifted, no weapon found
Wharton High School was placed on lockdown for more than two hours Wednesday morning after rumors of a weapon on campus. No weapon was found.
Bright House building evacuated in Pasco
The Pasco County Sheriff's office and Fire Rescue have evacuated a Bright House Networks building in Wesley Chapel due to the discovery…
Remee Lee Law goes into effect
A new law calling for people who attack pregnant women to be charged with crimes against unborn children, regardless of the term of…
Man arrested in India for murder of Tampa woman
Police in India have arrested a Mumbai man for the murder of South Tampa designer Wendy Albano in Bangkok more than two years ago.
Safe Kids: 40% of teen walkers hit or nearly hit
A new safety campaign says 40 percent of teens say they have been hit or nearly hit by a car, bike or motorcycle while walking.
Officer on leave for stunning 62-year-old woman
A Florida police officer is on administrative leave after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman' back during an arrest.
School refuses student's condom costume
A high school student in Orlando said he was forced to remove a condom wrapper costume he wore to class.
Closing arguments in loud music murder case
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Closing arguments have begun in the first-degree murder case of a man who fatally shot a teenager after an…
3rd-graders face high-stakes reading targets
Since beginning in Florida in 2002, automatic retention for unsatisfactory third-grade reading scores is now in at least nine states
NIGHT VISION: Cat almost becomes gator's meal
A remote camera equipped with night vision and a heat-sensing mechanism captured a moment involving survival of the fittest. In this case,…