Lofty goals for new Florida Polytechnic
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — The curiously oval-shaped structure at the new Florida Polytechnic University, designed by noted Spanish…
Tornado touches down in Volusia County
An EF-0 tornado touched down in Volusia County Friday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service.
Same-sex marriage ban struck down for Miami area
A Florida judge has overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage in a ruling that applies to Miami-Dade County, agreeing with a judge…
Teens seen in video torturing tortoise arrested
Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission arrested two teenage girls Friday morning on charges of torturing a…
Jurors hear graphic testimony in McTear trial
"It's a dirty game." Video played in court of McTear's reply when asked by reporters if he threw the baby out of the window.
Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over…
American doctor contracts Ebola
A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in West Africa after he was infected…
'Avengers' unleash 'Ultron' footage at Comic-Con
Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.
Libya violence causes US embassy evacuation
U.S. embassy in Libya has been evacuated.
Video: El Pollo Loco IPO pops
Mexican-style grilled chicken chain El Pollo Loco hosted its initial public offering Friday, and investors went crazy.