Florida

Hoosiers heading to Florida to help as Hurricane Matthew hits land

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First responders from Indiana are getting ready to go south to provide support as Hurricane Matthew hits land.Read more

Colorado dog reunited with Florida family after 2017 theft

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A dog found abandoned in Colorado has been returned to its family, nearly two years after it was stolen in Florida as a puppy.Read more

Video: Deputy slams high school student's head to the ground

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A Florida sheriff placed a deputy on restricted duty Friday after cellphone video showed the deputy banging the head of a pepper-sprayed teen against the ground.Read more


Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

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A strong storm system barreling through the South on Friday killed an 8-year-old girl in Florida and threatened to bring tornadoes to large parts of the Carolinas and...Read more

Florida man impersonating cop pulls over undercover officer

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A Florida man found himself in some trouble after pretending to be a police officer and pulling someone over who happened to be an actual police officer.Read more

Deputies look for naked burglar who stole from Little League

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Authorities in Florida are asking for the public's help in tracking down a man who they say burglarized a Little League concession stand wearing nothing more than a ball...Read more

Naked toddler near IHOP leads to arrest of passed out adults

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Employees of a Florida IHOP were headed to work early Friday when they found a naked toddler wandering the restaurant's parking lot. They then found the toddler's mom...Read more

Arming teachers brings contentious debate in Florida Senate

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Democrats failed to strip language out of a Florida Senate school safety bill that would expand a law allowing some teachers to carry guns in school.Read more

Florida mother charged after 4-year-old son left in car dies

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Authorities say a Florida woman is charged with manslaughter after drinking and using drugs while her 14-month-old son was in a hot car.Read more


Florida grandma uses metal bat to fend off burglar

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Police in Florida say a half naked man tried to steal from a woman's car, but she was determined to teach him a lesson.Read more

Man who tossed daughter off bridge found guilty of murder

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A Florida jury on Tuesday found a man guilty of first-degree murder for dropping his 5-year-old daughter off a bridge four years ago, despite arguments from his...Read more