Thirty years ago, a convicted murderer pulled off a disappearing act. A man who beat his girlfriend to death concealed himself inside a prison delivery truck, rode right off the prison grounds in Polk City, Florida and out of the grasp of the justice system. It wasn’t his first jail escape – but it was his most successful one.
The first leatherback sea turtle nest of this year's nesting season showed up on Florida's east coast this week.
A little boy who wandered away from his north Florida home thankfully had the family's loyal pup stick by his side.
The bodies of two women were discovered in a car that rolled off a ferry into a deep shipping channel off the coast of South Florida.
Police said that the remains were brought to the home by the woman's ex-husband, who was a pathologist and used the remains in his research.
The family of a 13-year-old boy, who was stabbed and killed at a sleepover by another teenager, is suing Publix for selling the knife to the accused killer.
So many migratory birds flocked from Cuba to Florida on Sunday night, the National Weather Service said they appeared on radar in Key West.
A Charlotte woman has been charged with beating her 7-year-old daughter to death. Authorities say the crime happened in Florida, but she was taken into custody in North Carolina.
Friday marks two years since a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, killing 17 and wounding more than a dozen.
He touched countless lives, and thousands gathered Thursday to say farewell to Trooper Joseph Bullock.
Drivers jumped into action to save a man from a burning car after a bad highway crash in South Florida.
Deputies say a man was caught on surveillance video apparently taking a photo under a teen girl's skirt or dress while in line at a Chipotle restaurant on Dale Mabry Highway.
Thousands and thousands of pounds of food was left unused following the big game between the Kansas City Chief and the San Francisco 49ers, but it all went to a good cause.
Ivan died Tuesday, three days after being shot in the eye by a Daisy 800-style BB gun. Police say he was in a car with a still-unnamed adult male friend and that man’s 8-year-old son and 10-year-old stepson, boys he apparently knew from playing football.
At least 299 passengers and 22 crew members aboard the ship became sick, the CDC said.
Two U.S. Army Special Forces soldiers who were killed when American and Afghan troops were fired on during a mission in Afghanistan were identified by the Pentagon on Sunday.
"Officers freed the four-month-old child and arrested the parents for child neglect," the agency said.
Joe Newman always turns heads -- not just because of his age, but because of his outlook on life. At 107, nothing appears to slow him down. At 101, he ran for Congress, but lost.
Trooper Joseph Bullock stopped to help a disabled vehicle on Interstate 95 in South Florida Wednesday morning, but when he pulled over, the driver of the broken down vehicle opened fire. Trooper Bullock was killed.
Trayvon Martin died when he was just 17-years-old though after getting into an altercation with George Zimmerman in a Sanford neighborhood.