Woman reports drug deal rip-off, ends up charged
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. Thu, 06/11/2015 - 8:00pm
Gator found in Tampa Bay with part of its snout missing.
Alligator photographed with only half a snout
A Florida woman spotted an alligator missing the top half of its snout in Lake Hancock near Tampa, Fla. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 8:48pm
Dentist accused of mistreating children to stop practicing medicine
A Florida children's dentist accused of performing unneeded tooth extractions and surgical procedures without anesthetic has agreed to stop practicing medicine. Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:29pm
Disney World tells riders to stop using selfie sticks
Disney World tells riders to stop using selfie sticks
Disney World is looking to crack down on guests who use selfie sticks on rides at the park. Tue, 05/19/2015 - 9:48pm
Hoke County to be tested for wind power
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. Tue, 09/23/2014 - 1:08am
Alligator bites off swimming teen’s arm in FL
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. Tue, 07/10/2012 - 6:20pm