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Police Investigate Fatal Shooting of FSU Professor

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting of FSU Professor

Authorities say no suspects have been identified in the fatal shooting of a Florida State University law... Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Two Pro Athletes Arrested Outside South Beach Club

Two Pro Athletes Arrested Outside South Beach Club

Authorities say two professional athletes have been arrested after fighting outside a Miami Beach nightclub. Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Oldest Manatee in Captivity Celebrates 66th Birthday

Oldest Manatee in Captivity Celebrates 66th Birthday

The manatee that's believed to be the oldest in captivity in the world is marking another birthday. Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Arizona Man Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

Arizona Man Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

A white-bearded Arizona restaurateur has won Key West's annual "Papa" Hemingway Look-Alike Contest on his... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Florida State Professor Wins Robotics Grant

Florida State Professor Wins Robotics Grant

A Florida State University professor has been awarded a $400,000 grant to fund research in the field of robotics. Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Roofer Fatally Struck by Lightning in Southwest Florida

Roofer Fatally Struck by Lightning in Southwest Florida

A developer in southwest Florida is reviewing its safety protocols for staff and subcontractors after a roofer... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Alvarez Exits Early in Sixth Straight Loss For Miami

Alvarez Exits Early in Sixth Straight Loss For Miami

Henderson Alvarez was forced to leave in the third inning after a ball hit him in his shin Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Pet of the Week: Lucky Miou

Pet of the Week: Lucky Miou

Our pet of the week from the Humane Society of Broward County is Lucky Miou, a 12-week-old blind kitten. Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Fla. Boy Dies After Being Mauled by 2 Pit Bulls

Fla. Boy Dies After Being Mauled by 2 Pit Bulls

A 4-year-old boy in the Tampa Bay area has died after being mauled by his uncle's two pit bulls, authorities... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
Colorful Lobsters Make Rare Catch for Fla. Chef

Colorful Lobsters Make Rare Catch for Fla. Chef

New England fishermen had a rare catch for a southwest Florida chef: four colorful lobsters. Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Sunday Forecast: Hot and Sunny

Sunday Forecast: Hot and Sunny

There will be plenty of sunshine through the morning, with a few thunderstorms mainly in the inland areas. Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Stories of Crash Victims Coming to Light

Stories of Crash Victims Coming to Light

When Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was shot down by a missile on Thursday, all 298 passengers and crew on board... Watch »

Jul 20, 2014
Hemingway Look-Alikes

Hemingway Look-Alikes "Run With the Bulls" in Key West

Stocky, white-bearded Ernest Hemingway look-alikes ran in the Key West version of the "Running of... Read »

Jul 19, 2014
British Scholar Wins Hemingway Writing Competition

British Scholar Wins Hemingway Writing Competition

A British scholar and academic writer has won the Lorian Hemingway Short Story Competition, the literary... Read »

Jul 19, 2014
Fla. Jury Slams Tobacco Company With $23.6B in Damages

Fla. Jury Slams Tobacco Company With $23.6B in Damages

A Florida jury has slammed a tobacco company with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow... Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
Man Who Molested Child at Sea World Gets 30 Years

Man Who Molested Child at Sea World Gets 30 Years

A federal judge has re-sentenced a Florida man to 30 years in prison for producing child pornography and possession... Read »

Jul 20, 2014
Officer Accused of Sexual Battery Turns Himself In

Officer Accused of Sexual Battery Turns Himself In

A Miami Beach Police detective who is being investigated amid allegations that he had consensual sex with... Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
House Fire in Florida's Panhandle Kills 14 Cats

House Fire in Florida's Panhandle Kills 14 Cats

Fourteen cats were killed in a house fire in Florida's Panhandle. Read »

Jul 19, 2014
Pet of the Week: Stella

Pet of the Week: Stella

This week's pet of the week is Stella, a 3-month-old Rottweiler/Rhodesian Ridgeback mix. Watch »

Jul 19, 2014
Keys Marriage Forms Changed for Same-Sex Couples

Keys Marriage Forms Changed for Same-Sex Couples

Marriage-license forms in the Florida Keys have been changed for same-sex couples, even though a judge's ruling that... Read »

Jul 19, 2014
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