Seattle Mariners (54-73, fifth in the AL West) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (73-54, second in the AL East)
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they are ramping up the search for two missing firefighters who set out by boat last week from the state's Atlantic coast.
SEBRING, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man has been charged with performing a castration on another man he met on a eunuch fetish website.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have posted a video of their arrest of a 15-year-old Florida boy who allegedly posted an online threat to kill at least seven people at a high...
Florida High School Football Poll
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Jurors and alternates have been sworn in for a manslaughter trial of a white man who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a dispute over a parking space in...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Even though his father played at Miami and his older brother at Florida, Marco Wilson has little knowledge of the once-heated rivalry involving the two Sunshine State...
A truck driver who threatened to "shoot up" a church in Memphis and said he was haunted by "spiritual snakes and spiders" people put in his bed was arrested in Indiana, less than a week before the...
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy stabbed his uncle with scissors to get him to stop beating the boy's mother, according to sheriff's deputies in Florida.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Milton Bradley was a 72-year-old World War II Navy veteran living in Savannah, Georgia, in May 1994 when he met Gary Ray Bowles, a serial killer who had already taken the...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google autonomous vehicle spinoff Waymo says it will start testing on public roads in Florida to better experience heavy rain.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — People in Savanah, Georgia, still talk about the 1994 homicide of Milton Bradley, a 72-year-old World War II veteran who was one of six people slain by serial killer Gary...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky freshman quarterback Nik Scalzo will undergo surgery after re-injuring his right knee during the Wildcats' second scrimmage.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Miami have scheduled a home-and-home series for the 2024 and 2025 seasons, renewing an in-state rivalry that used to be an annual affair.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida bicyclist died after being struck by a high-speed train, at least the 15th person killed on that line this year.
MIAMI (AP) — A Maryland man is jailed in Seattle after the FBI said he made a series of social media threats against Hispanics in the Miami area.
Nxt-ID: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
SEBASTIAN, Fla. (AP) _ Nxt-ID Inc. (NXTD) on Monday reported a loss of $3.4 million in its second quarter.
The Sebastian, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents per share....
- The Times-TribuneFormer Scranton Reisdent Killed In Florida Hit And RunAugust 19, 2019
- Wilkes-Barre Citizens' VoiceRailRiders Outfielder Amburgey Thrives As Everyday PlayerAugust 4, 2019
- The Herald-ArgusFighting to save livesJuly 27, 2019
- Portage Daily RegisterHelene Giebel, 86, Wisconsin DellsJuly 18, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalMark Pocan's visit to Florida migrant detention facility sparks more questionsJuly 17, 2019
Seattle Mariners (53-73, fifth in the AL West) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (73-53, second in the AL East)
HAINES CITY, Fla. (AP) — Seven Puerto Rican health care workers say supervisors at a Florida government-run clinic warned them to stop speaking Spanish among themselves or they would get...
4th Florida prison officer faces charge for inmate beating
CLERMONT, Fla. (AP) — A fourth Florida correctional officer has been charged with a felony after a video taken by an inmate using a smuggled cellphone showed several guards beating another...
Florida battery charge dropped against singer Chris Brown
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A felony battery charge has been dropped against singer Chris Brown, who had been accused of attacking a nightclub photographer in Florida two years ago.
Jury selection begins in Florida parking lot shooting case
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — No one disputes that Michael Drejka fatally shot Markeis McGlockton 13 months ago in a fight that began over a handicapped parking space — it's on video seen...
Parts of Florida county park unknowingly auctioned off
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Five acres of a Florida county park were unknowingly auctioned off last year to a private company, which is threatening to sue if park visitors continue to...
Miami’s Jarren Williams preps to open against No. 8 Florida
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami quarterback Jarren Williams got the word that he was going to be the starting quarterback for the Hurricanes, and his first thought wasn't about...
Sheriff: Cashier tells knife-wielding suspect ‘not today’
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — When a knife-wielding Florida woman attempted to rob a Family Dollar store, the cashier said "not today" while another employee locked the door until deputies arrived,...
Florida man opens front door; kinkajou runs in, bites him
LAKE WORTH BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a small rainforest raccoon-like creature ran into a Florida apartment and bit a man after he opened the front door to head to work.
- Business WireHilton Grand Vacations Named a Top Company to Work for in Central FloridaAugust 12, 2019
- Globe NewswireCarahsoft Hosts Partner Pavilion at DoDIIS 2019 in Tampa, Florida, August 18-21, 2019August 7, 2019
- Business WireSynovus Opens New Branch in Lake MaryAugust 5, 2019
- Business WireDr. Andrea Brault and Dr. Jason Adler will join the 2019 Symposium by the Sea to Discuss Critical Care Reimbursement for Emergency Physicians August 1, 2019
- Business WireCharah Solutions Awarded 30-Acre Landfill Construction Contract in Central FloridaJuly 31, 2019
Florida woman upset over her dog being dyed by groomer
LAKE WORTH BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman got a colorful but unwanted surprise when she picked up her dog from a grooming session.
Helicopter pilot fighting fine for landing in friend’s yard
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is fighting back after getting in trouble for landing his helicopter in a friend's backyard to surprise her for her 45th birthday.
Florida governor asked for no storms in Western Wall prayer
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Florida's governor says when he visited the Western Wall in Israel in May he followed tradition by sticking a slip of paper with a written prayer in between crevices of the...
Florida’s iconic palm trees threatened by invasive disease
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's iconic palm trees are under attack from a fatal disease that turns them to dried crisps in months, with no chance for recovery once they become ill.
Scores continue search for firefighters off Florida coast
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard continues to search an area stretching almost half of Florida's Atlantic coast for two firefighters who went missing while boating.
Seattle Mariners (52-73, fifth in the AL West) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (73-52, second in the AL East)
2 men seriously injured in Florida Keys boat crash
KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) — Officials say two men were seriously injured when their boat crashed against a channel marker in the Florida Keys.
The Miami Herald reports 70-year-old Robert Pratt...
2 firefighters of Florida, Virginia missing on fishing trip
PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Two firefighters from Florida and Virginia have gone missing on a fishing trip off Port Canaveral, prompting 50 fellow firefighters to help with a wide...
2 moms charged in adoption scams were Florida jail inmates
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida women scammed two adoptive couples in cases that appear unrelated but started when they were pregnant in the same jail, authorities said.
Police: Florida man set woman’s house on fire after dispute
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been arrested on suspicion he set a woman's house on fire after a dispute.
The Port St. Lucie Police Department says 30-year-old Richard...
Officials: Florida man kills victim after arguing for days
BELLEAIR BLUFFS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man chased down and killed another man inside the victim's home after the two had been arguing and making threats for days.
Epstein’s purported madam now a focus in sex abuse cases
MIAMI (AP) — She's been called Jeffrey Epstein's madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times his social planner and household organizer in places ranging from New...
Richards expected to start as Rays host the Tigers
Detroit Tigers (37-83, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (72-52, second in the AL East)
Police: Florida mom aims at tanker, tries to kill self, sons
GAINSVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Florida woman intentionally rammed her van into the back of a tanker truck after failing to crash head-on in a suspected attempt to kill herself and her two...
Sheriff: Florida man dumps dirt on girlfriend with tractor
CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man used a front-end loader to dump a large bucket full of dirt on a car with his girlfriend inside.
Sluggers from Iowa, Florida win home run derby at LLWS
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A softball slugger from Iowa and a baseball player from Florida won the inaugural Little League Home Run Derby on Saturday at the Little League World Series.
Florida man jailed, accused of threatening mass shooting
DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man has been arrested and accused of threatening a mass shooting in text messages.
Florida mom arrested for leaving girl in hot car for 3 hours
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say a woman intentionally left a toddler strapped to a car seat for three hours while she went grocery shopping in the middle of the day. Officials...
Florida soccer coach charged wtih molesting 9-year-old boy
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A soccer coach in Florida is facing accusations he molested a 9-year-old boy before and during practice.
Authorities say 22-year-old Hugo Daniel Jimenez-Rumbos picked...
Tampa Bay hosts Detroit following Morton’s strong showing
Detroit Tigers (37-82, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (71-52, second in the AL East)