The fate of 115 female students abducted by Islamic extremists was thrown into uncertainty Thursday when their school principal denied the Nigerian military's report that almost all the pupils had been freed. More>>
The turmoil in Ukraine dominated the European landscape Thursday, as three protesters were killed in a clash in southern Ukraine, high-level talks were held in Geneva and Vladimir Putin weighed in on his neighbor's... More>>
It's the jailhouse interview you need to see. A mother accused of stabbing her 4-year-old son to death speaks exclusively to News Channel 8's Melissa Beckman Thursday night at 6 p.m. More>>
The Florida Highway Patrol released a report Wednesday on the deadly daycare crash in Winter Park.
Investigators were analyzing data collected by a robotic submarine that completed its first successful scan of the seabed Thursday in the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane, but say tests have ruled out that a nearby oil... More>>
A person familiar with the deal says quarterback Josh Freeman has agreed to terms with the New York Giants. More>>
AM Headlines: Rain possible today; Day care crash report; Amazon taxes More>>
A front lifting north into the Tampa Bay area will bring more clouds and a few showers today.
Floridians who rely on Internet giant Amazon.com will have to soon start paying taxes on their online purchases. More>>
Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers still missing a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of... More>>
A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing... More>>
A house fire in Pasco County sent one person to the hospital. More>>
A vicious attack near Orlando has drawn national attention to Florida bears. More>>
Pinellas deputies say what happened at the Trust Pharmacy is the first time they know a drug user went after a customer instead of the pharmacist.
Tampa Police are investigating a report of a reckless driver that lead to a man being taken to the hospital, where he died. More>>
The well-armed, Moscow-backed insurgency sowing chaos in eastern Ukraine scored a new victory Wednesday, seizing armored vehicles and weapons from underequipped government forces, then rolling through two cities to a... More>>
The Manatee Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing 12-year-old boy. More>>
Early Wednesday morning, the Lightning staff started drumming up support for the Bolts, as they prepared to take on the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday night. More>>
A Polk County teacher accused of having sex with a student now faces additional charges in Hillsborough County. More>>
Now, women having sexual relationships with teen boys is more common in the headlines. In cases just this week, a Pasco mom was convicted of having sex with a 16-year-old boy and a Polk teacher was also charged with having sex with a minor. More>>
Florida State University and the Tallahassee Police Department have come under national scrutiny for their handling of the Jameis Winston case.
WFLA News Channel 8 has learned of another case involving Jennifer Fichter, the Polk County teacher charged with unlawful sexual conduct with a minor. More>>
Many News Channel 8 viewers are asking us what is the halo that formed around the sun on Wednesday? More>>
Governor Rick Scott delivered a big check to Hillsborough County schools on Wednesday.
Hope, the tough little mixed-breed dog that won the hearts of many after surviving a horrific act of abuse, could have to undergo months of treatment after she is released from 24-hour intensive care. More>>
A masked man tried to rob a CVS pharmacy off Fruitville Road in Sarasota, when a fellow customer ran over to save the day. More>>
As word spread of a spiraling fire at this Texas town's fertilizer plant, volunteers raced to protect families and elderly residents who lived nearby. Then came the deafening explosion. More>>