A Lakeland man, grieving his wife’s passing, has spray-painted his garage door with a message for the thief who stole his late wife’s laptop filled with sentimental photos. More>>
Outgrown or out of style, old shoes are a fact of life. And unlike easily recycled or repurposed items such as secondhand clothing or empty plastic bottles, no-longer-new footgear poses a dilemma. More>>
A 67-year-old St. Petersburg man is behind bars facing a variety of charges stemming from his involvement with three juveniles.Roger Lyle Kent is being held without bond at the Pinellas County Jail. He is charged with three counts of lewd and lascivious molestation; two counts of showing obscene material to minors and one count of committed a prohibited act in the presence of minors. More>>
Largo Police are investigating a death after being called to the scene of a fight at the Royal Pine Condominiums at 4500 East Bay Drive at 5:38 p.m. More>>
Kevin Holmes knew the nearly naked woman on his massage table last March was an off-duty detective. More>>
A quick fix has been named for what's become a deadly daunting dilemma for Middleton High School students in Hillsborough County.
More bombshell game-changers in Richard McTear trial Friday left some wondering - Is the baby’s mother trying to sabotage the case? More>>
Now campaigning to keep the job he started a little more than six months ago, Florida Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera says he doesn’t feel pressure to deliver Florida's Hispanic vote in the upcoming election.
Ever wonder what goes on in the kitchen of your favorite restaurants? We’ve gathered details about the 30 Tampa Bay restaurants that received the most violations during inspections conducted from July 14 to 19, 2014.
Police say a 10-month-old girl has died after being left in a hot car outside a house in south Wichita. More>>
Sarasota County lifeguards use special lightning detectors to keep beachgoers safe.
Sarasota County lifeguards use special lightning detectors to keep beachgoers safe.More>>
A new restaurant trend in the Bay area, earth-to-table concept, strives to keep it local. More>>
Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission arrested two Clay County teenagers Friday after they were caught on video lighting a threatened gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death. More>>
Despite numerous leads, alleged sightings and the help of a stolen phone tracking app, Lakeland Police have not found the woman whose photo was taken as she held a stolen phone. More>>
A Tampa man is recovering after he was indirectly hit by lightning Thursday. And while six people have already been killed by lightning this year, some are trying to prevent the deaths. More>>
Police in Cape Coral are searching for a purse snatcher who could be sporting a bite mark after she was bitten by her elderly victim.
An amazing and frightening video clip of a waterspout is going viral on social media. The video shows the water spout approaching land, sending boats in its path scurrying out of the way.
The mother of a missing teenager will be handing out flyers in South St. Petersburg this morning. More>>
In 2007, Diane Lopes was just out of the police academy and had just been hired by the Tampa Police Department when she received another calling.Lopes was called to duty in the Air Force Reserve and sent to Iraq." More>>
Pope Francis will visit the United States next year, the Catholic News Service reported today.
An amazing video of two big gators locked in an intense fight might have you wondering how something so dangerous could happen at a golf course. A golfer shot the video using a cell phone More>>
French officials dispatched a military unit to secure the site in restive northern Mali where an Air Algerie plane crashed with the loss of 116 people. More>>
Hernando County Animal Services center is extending its Adoption Special to include all the dogs, cats and kittens at the shelter, county officials said Friday. More>>
'Make A Stand Against Epilepsy' - that's the slogan of a nationwide awareness and fundraising effort that sparked because of Clearwater twins. More>>