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

Florida governor orders border checkpoints, quarantines for visitors

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has ordered checkpoints set up along the state's borders to stop drivers coming from what he calls coronavirus hot spots.Read more

Florida teen battling cancer becomes first in his family to graduate high school

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Richard Canales Calles always dreamed of being the first person in his family to graduate from high school. This week, he got his diploma.Read more


Meanwhile at Florida's beaches: 'It's been extremely busy'

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While headlines are dominated by national, state and local states of emergency due to coronavirus, the beach provides a refuge for many.Read more

Public beaches in Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale closing to prevent spread of coronavirus

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Attention, spring breakers.Read more

Florida deputy comforts child whose parents crashed their car, took off without her

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The child wouldn’t let anyone else hold her otherwise she would start crying uncontrollably, the sheriff's office said.Read more

Chick-fil-A rolling out sauces in bottles

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Money from every bottle purchase will go toward the Chick-fil-A Remarkable Futures Scholarship Initiative, which provides college scholarships to Chick-fil-A employees.Read more

Couple stuck on sick cruise ship files $1 million lawsuit

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Ronald and Eva Weissberger claim Princess Cruise Lines knew passengers on a previous trip had coronavirus symptoms.Read more

Florida bars, restaurants use secret drink order to help women in danger

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It's called the "owl shot" and how you order it lets bartenders know what kind of help you need.Read more


WWII vet who lost everything in house fire gets huge surprise from students

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Henry McCue has come a long way in the month since his New Port Richey home burned to the ground.Read more

Florida lawmakers propose jail time for emotional support animal fraud

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The bill would also prohibit landlords from discriminating against people who really need one.Read more