A man is recovering after being bitten by a shark while he was surfing at a South Florida beach.
Sea turtles laying eggs on southeastern beaches have rebounded from a nesting slump last year.
Wildlife officials in Florida say they're searching for an 8-foot-long king cobra snake that escaped from a home in Orlando.
Authorities say a South Florida woman who called 911 to report that she was getting stiffed in a drug deal ended up reporting on herself: She now faces charges including drug possession.
A Florida woman spotted an alligator missing the top half of its snout in Lake Hancock near Tampa, Fla.
A Florida children's dentist accused of performing unneeded tooth extractions and surgical procedures without anesthetic has agreed to stop practicing medicine.
Disney World is looking to crack down on guests who use selfie sticks on rides at the park.
A Florida company is building a 196-foot tower in Hoke County to determine whether the area has enough wind to generate electricity.
The Fayetteville Observer reported that NextEra Energy Resources is building the tower near Lumber Bridge. Equipment on the tower will measure wind speeds for up to five years.
An alligator at least 10 feet long lunged at a teenager swimming in a river and bit off the teen's right arm below the elbow, state wildlife officials said Tuesday.