Democrats' 2016 challenge: Shallow bench
Democrats need more alternatives, and not just in the presidential race.
Senate OKs massive defense bill
The Senate approved a massive $612 billion defense policy, sending the bill to President Obama.
Ore. gunman killed himself after police shot him
The gunman who fatally shot nine people at an Oregon community college last week killed himself in front of his victims after two police…
How did ISIS get so many Toyotas?
U.S. counter-terror officials have asked Toyota, the world's second largest auto maker, to help them determine how ISIS has managed to…
Coast Guard ending search for cargo ship's crew
The Coast Guard plans to end its search for 33 missing crew members from a U.S. cargo ship that sank last week.
Horse gets new lease on life
Skylar, a 28-year-old horse, has a new place to call home.
PCSO: Child porn showed bound babies
Graphic and disturbing child porn depicting babies being bound and sexually assaulted that was reportedly downloaded by a Clearwater man has…
Deputies searching for 9-week-old North Port boy
Sarasota County deputies are searching for a 9-week-old boy missing from North Port and are trying to determine what his parents may have…
Program helps foster kids adjust to adulthood
The Springboard program, based in Sarasota, provides discounted, fully-furnished apartments for youth who are at risk for homelessness.
Worker ID'd in St. Pete construction accident
A construction worker was killed Wednesday morning by a bulldozer in St. Petersburg.