VIDEO: Swimmers panic as shark heads to beach
Video shows swimmers in a panic and other beach visitors screaming as a shark swam right up to the beach.
Pet of the Week: Jenny seeks an active family
Jenny wants to find a forever family. Are you it? You can see her on ABC Action News at Friday.
5 things you need to know for Friday
From the start of the Tampa Bay Comic-Con to the Buccaneers 2014 Night Practice, here are five things occurring in Florida on Friday.
3-day Gaza cease-fire goes into effect
A three-day cease-fire in the Gaza Strip has gone into effect following heavy Israel-Hamas fighting.
Tropical Storm Bertha approaching Caribbean
Tropical storm warnings have been issued for Puerto Rico, the U.S. and British Virgin Islands and other nearby islands as Tropical Storm…
US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire to begin Friday morning, the United Nations and United States announced,…
Officials hoping leaky reservoir holds water
As millions of gallons of water poured into the C.W. Bill Young Water Reservoir in Lithia Thursday, officials who operate the facility…
TRAFFIC: NB US 301 now reopen at Alafia River
All northbound lanes of US 301 are now back open at the Alafia River following a water main break.
Polk teacher arrested after jail phone call
A Bartow Middle School teacher was jailed Wednesday over her phone conversation with an inmate at Polk County Jail.
Jury finds Richard McTear guilty of murder
A Tampa jury on Thursday found 26-year-old Richard McTear guilty of first-degree murder in the 2009 death of a 3-month-old boy. …
New mosquito-borne illness found in Pinellas
Pinellas County health officials announced Thursday that birds in Walsingham Park tested positive for a mosquito-borne disease…
Hospital demonstrates dangers of hot cars
"A child's body heats three to five times faster than an adult's body, so when a child is in a car and a family walks away, the…