Two teenagers have been arrested in the shooting death of 17-year-old Teria’le Rawls.19-year-old Frank Brice and 19-year-old Jasper Dudley have both been charged with principal to 2nd degree murder. More>>
There's a stench in the air near the Port of Tampa, and business owners and residents say it is so bad they want to stay inside. 8 On Your Side discovered a shipment of 1,000 tons of bad rice, rotting under tarps on property owned by Tampa Marine Terminals. More>>
Pasco Sheriff's Deputies say for years, 55-year old Mark Eisenberg dealt more than rugs out of his carpet outlet store in Zephyrhills. They say he was a major drug dealer and trafficker in the county. "This is Mark Eisenberg." Said Sheriff Chris Nocco, holding Eisenberg's mug shot. z"This is not the kind of person we want in our community. More>>
Seven venomous reptiles are now in a safe facility after the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission removed them from a man unlicensed to have them last week. More>>
9-year-old Oceana Irizzary, who was critically injured in the plane crash off Caspersen Beach in Venice on Sunday afternoon, has died. More>>
Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist are both proposing general election debates in the gubernatorial race this fall. Scott’s campaign on Tuesday said the governor would participate in three. Crist countered, saying he wanted more debates and proposing a slate of seven More>>
The pilot of the plane that crashed on Caspersen beach on July 27th killing a father and his 9 yr old daughter released a statement through the pastor of his church late Tuesday. As the pastor read the statementfrom Karl Kokomoor, the pilot's wife listened as details of what happened during thedeadly plane crash were revealed in a press conference at the church. More>>
Imagine what it would be like to have a beloved member of your family vanish, only to learn she had never been more than a few feet away? That's what recently happened to a Clearwater family. More>>
A boy was found dead in the wheel well of a U.S. Air Force plane that landed at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, a senior defense official told NBC News.
Daniel Slaughter, a veteran of more than two decades with the Clearwater Police Department, has been named the agency's new chief. City Manager Bill Horne made the announcement Tuesday morning, picking the patrol commander as the 13th chief of the department after an internal search, necessitated by the recent resignation of Chief Tony Holloway. More>>
A small plane has made an emergency landing on the beach at Miami Beach, NBC Miami reports. More>>
It's a scheduling issue for some, a relationship problem for others and a lost revenue opportunity for business owners.This year the Knights of St. Yago Knight Parade will be held on February 14-th.Several restaurant owners in Ybor are not happy with the date More>>
A North Texas family has a warning for others after a teen's cell phone caught fire while she was sleeping.13-year-old Ariel Tolfree told KDFW TV that something burning woke her up during the night. It turns out her Samsung Galaxy S4 had slipped under her pillow and began smoldering. More>>
Charlie Crist announced a plan Tuesday for his first day in office if he is elected to his old job as Florida governor.Crist calls the day the "First Day of Fairness" and set out five executive orders he plans to sign. More>>
After the manhunt 19-year-old Frank Brice accused of being involved in shooting Sarasota teenager Teria'le Rawls, turned himself in Tuesday morning, according to Manatee County Sheriff's Office. More>>
Although Thomas and Marie are not their real names, they say the struggle they have with the Department of Veteran's Affairs is very real. More>>
Are you ready for the new school year? Florida's annual Back to School Sales Tax Holiday can save you plenty of money. The sale starts at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 1 and ends at midnight on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. Here's everything you need to know.
A Florida spear fisherman had a frightening encounter with a huge 300 to 400 lb. grouper that attacked him. The dramatic attack happened about three miles off Jupiter, Florida and was videotaped.
State Attorney Mark A. Ober with Thirteenth Judicial Circuit concluded that no criminal charges will be filed against the mother of the 4-year-old boy attacked and killed by two pit bulls. More>>
A detective and a media relations officer with Citrus County Sheriff's Office rescued three people and a cute pup from a boat in distress Monday. More>>
AM Headlines: Hot morning; Manhunt for suspect in shooting; Deputies rescue boaters More>>
Israeli tank shells hit a fuel tank of the Gaza Strip's only power plant on Tuesday, forcing the plant to shut down, a spokesman for Gaza's electricity distribution company said. More>>
Grab the umbrella before stepping out the door. An approaching front brings us a higher rain chance today.
A man is accused of starting fire to his neighbor's home because he wasn't pleased with it's curb appeal. More>>
Sunday's fatal crash landing of a small plane on Venice Beach is a tragic reminder of how unforgiving aviation mishaps can become. More>>
Jurors heard gruesome testimony about bite marks and DNA on Monday in the murder trial of Richard McTear.
More than three years after Florida turned down federal money to build a high-speed rail line from Tampa to Orlando, a new rail project is in the works and causing controversy. The All Aboard Florida rail would run from Miami, up the east coast of Florida and over to Orlando. More>>
A popular Instagram page is featuring a unique look at scenic locations around the world."The Topless Tour" encourages people to upload topless photos of themselves posing in scenic landscapes. More>>
David Woolverton, a sergeant caught in a sex scandal and fired from the Lakeland Police Department last year, is getting his job back. More>>
The Florida Highway Patrol is asking for help finding a hit and run driver who injured a young Holiday couple and their 4-month-old baby, who they were pushing in a stroller.
The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County has received confirmation of its third chikungunya case in a 38-year-old male who traveled to the Caribbean in July.
dA father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said. More>>
Any way you look at it - age, gender or party registration - Florida voters overwhelmingly support the idea of legalizing medical marijuana, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Monday
The recreational harvest of greater amberjack and gray triggerfish in the Gulf state opens August 1st. More>>
An automated car took Florida Governor Rick Scott for a ride Monday, as Audi tries to sell the state on its latest technology. More>>
A quiet Memorial Day for Joann Mullens, Anna Hughes and their families blew up when a car crashed into their home.
He's a carpenter by day, but bees are his passion. More>>
A shooting was reported at the intersection of the US Highway 301 and University Parkway early Monday morning where a 17-year-old was struck by a bullet and killed, Manatee County Sheriff's Office said. More>>
Department of Health Pinellas and Pinellas Planning Partnership will offer free hepatitis test and other screenings Monday and Friday. More>>
Campaign stops like the one in Pinellas County last week are how Democratic gubernatorial candidate Nan Rich is getting her message out.She doesn't have the money her opponents do. So while the two men who have already been governor are showing up in TV commercials, Rich has a different approach."I feel let the two of them go ahead and sling the mud at each other," Rich said. "I'm trying to stay above that."Richeven lumpsboth men together."On vouchers, I put them in exactly the same category,... More>>
The University of South Florida Police Department is investigating a report of a sexual battery on the Tampa campus. A woman told authorities she was the victim of a sexual battery that occurred at the Juniper-Poplar Residence Hall early Sunday morning. A resident student told police officers a tall, thin black man who she did not know sexually battered her in the residence hall. Police detectives identified a suspect, who told authorities he and the woman had... More>>