Cops ID body found under Palmetto RR crossing
Detectives have released the name of a woman whose body was discovered Tuesday in Palmetto.
City declined barrier where crash killed woman
A woman killed when a vehicle struck her Sarasota home had requested a barrier be placed in front of her home after prior crashes.
Manatee Boys and Girls Club director resigns
The Manatee Boys and Girls Club executive director has resigned after sending an email to staff that some considered sexist and…
Woman found shot in head in Sarasota
A woman was found shot in the head in Sarasota early Monday morning. Police say she was alive and taken to an area hospital.
Woman arrested after shooting at deputies
Deputies were forced to take cover after a suspect opened fire on them Sunday morning.
Deputy's gun stolen from patrol car
Manatee deputies are searching for the person who stole a deputies fire arm from his vehicle.
One killed after car crashes into home
A woman is in police custody and another dead after an early morning crime spree Sarasota police say.
Boaters disappear off Venice Beach
The Coast Guard is searching for missing boaters about 17 miles off Venice Beach.
Bradenton couple charged in large animal cruelty
A Bradenton couple has been charged in a cruelty case involving the seizure of more than 300 animals, according to the Manatee County…
Diabetic teen feels discriminated against
A family is fighting for change after a local movie theater denied a diabetic teen some of his medical supplies at the door.
VIDEO: CVS customer tackles robbery suspect
A shopper tackled a man as he was trying to rob a drugstore Sunday afternoon, according to Sarasota Police.
Deputies search for bus stop flasher in Palmetto
Deputies in Manatee County are on the look out for a man who flashed students at a bus stop in Palmetto.
Florida's crime rate down in 2013
Florida's crime rate dropped 4.7 percent in 2013, the lowest number since the state began compiling the statistics.
Sinkhole at The Villages opening again
A sinkhole that opened between two houses in a sprawling Florida retirement community over the weekend appears to be opening again.
Report: Central Fla. teen stabbed by 11-year-old
A 15-year-old student was stabbed Wednesday by an 11-year-old while getting off a bus at Chain of Lakes Middle School,
Florida set to execute convicted double murderer
Robert Hendrix is scheduled to be executed by lethal injection Wednesday at the Florida State Prison in Starke for the 1990 murders of Elmer…
AP: Ex-Fla. Lt. Gov. didn't report income
Newly released records show that former Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll changed her income tax filings after investigators asked about…
Video appears to show kids getting TSA patdowns
A video going viral on the web appears to show two TSA officers giving two-year-old and six year old full-body pat-downs.
Approval for powered alcohol 'issued in error'
News about approval of a powdered alcohol product called 'Palcohol' stirred things up on Monday. The government has now backed off.
US Supreme Court hears video streaming case
Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can side with broadcasters in a copyright challenge to an Internet startup company…
US weighs curbing deportations
Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation…
New Jersey school sued over 'under God'
A family is suing, contending the phrase "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance discriminates against atheist children.