GAINESVILLE, Texas (AP) — Investigators now say the bodies found in a burning car on a remote North Texas road were the children of a man later found dead nearby.
GAINESVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man sought in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burning car in North Texas has himself been found dead.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Colorado have scheduled a home-and-home series beginning in 2028.
The schools announced the agreement Wednesday. Most of the players who will take part...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida defensive back Brian Edwards has been released from the Alachua County Jail after being arrested on a misdemeanor battery charge.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A sophisticated voice-identity technology that monitors inmates on prison telephones has been installed in at least 23 Florida counties and has been used to bring criminal...
JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Georgia man who killed two women nearly 25 years ago (all times local):
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Two University of Florida students have accused quarterback Jalon Jones of sexual battery.
The university released two reports Thursday that stem from an April 6...
ATLANTA (AP) — When a Georgia man killed his ex-girlfriend and her friend nearly 25 years ago, his actions were spontaneous and emotionally fueled and shouldn't be punished by death, his lawyers...
Lawsuit: Georgia school mishandled student assault
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia middle school is accused of mishandling a case of classroom assault by a boy against a girl.
The Times of Gainesville reports that the lawsuit says the boy...
Cops: Wife pulled into oncoming traffic, shot at husband
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an angry 41-year-old Florida woman drove in front of her husband's car and fired several shots at him.
Clemency hearing set for man facing execution in Georgia
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's parole board plans to hold a hearing to consider whether to grant clemency to a man facing execution for killing two women nearly 25 years ago.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A large, flightless bird that fatally attacked a Florida man is among about 100 exotic animals from his estate now up for auction.
Senior slugger: 65-year-old woman hits burglar with bat
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — When a Florida woman heard a noise and saw a man trying to break into her car early Sunday, she took matters into her own hands.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Louisiana Tech forward Anthony Duruji has officially transferred to Florida the same day coach Mike White added two more recruits to his best signing...
Victim didn’t have permit for large, flightless bird
ALACHUA, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a Florida breeder who was fatally attacked by a large, flightless bird native to Australia and New Guinea did not have a permit to own the animal.
ALACHUA, Fla. (AP) — A large, flightless bird native to Australia and New Guinea attacked and killed its owner when the man fell on his farm in Florida, authorities said Saturday.
Georgia set to execute man who killed 2 women in 1994
ATLANTA (AP) — A man who killed his ex-girlfriend and another woman nearly 25 years ago is the first death row prisoner set to be executed in Georgia this year.
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters say a baby deer has been rescued after his mother was hit and killed by a car in Florida.
News outlet reports cite a Facebook post from Alachua County...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida point guard Andrew Nembhard has entered the NBA draft without hiring an agent, leaving open the possibility of returning for his sophomore season.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida rapper has been arrested on a charge of threatening a mass shooting after allegedly posting song lyrics on Facebook that vowed to "catch you at a Gator game and...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Mike White could barely field a basketball team right now.
White has a six-man roster heading into the offseason after three players finished their...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida rapper threatened to shoot up a University of Florida football game and possibly commit violence at a nightclub.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was fatally shot at a Florida Waffle House had been paying for other customers' meals and handing out money when he was killed.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a 41-year-old man was fatally shot after he got into an argument with a man at a restaurant.
ATLANTA (AP) — A Swedish company is bringing 75 new jobs to Georgia's Hall County.
The Georgia Department of Economic Development announced Wednesday that Geveko Markings, a world leader in...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Two more bench players are leaving Florida and looking to transfer.
School officials say guards Deaundrae Ballard and Mike Okauru put their names into the NCAA's...
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida teammates Jawaan Taylor and Jachai Polite have been big movers in NFL mock drafts.
Florida forward Keith Stone to transfer after graduation
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Forward Keith Stone will transfer from Florida after his expected graduation this summer.
Stone started 39 of 85 games in four seasons with the Gators. He averaged...
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A transgender student says his Georgia high school removed him from this year's prom king ballot.
The Gainesville Times quotes Johnson High School senior Dex Frier as...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jalen Hudson sent one text seconds after Florida's NCAA Tournament pairing was announced.
The senior messaged the eyes emoji to close friends, former Amateur...
Richie Crampton wins again at NHRA Gatornationals
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Richie Crampton won the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals for the second straight year, beating Clay Millican in the Top Fuel final Sunday at Gainesville...
Brittany Force breaks Gainesville Raceway time record
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Brittany Force broke the Gainesville Raceway time record Saturday during the fourth Top Fuel qualifying session to become the first female driver to qualify No. 1 in the...
T.J. Zizzo tops qualifying at NHRA Gatornationals
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Part-time Top Fuel racer T.J. Zizzo led qualifying Friday at the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — After weeks, maybe even months, of intentionally avoiding talk about the NCAA Tournament, Florida coach Mike White broke down and addressed it with his team...
Florida man accused of beating homeless man with stick
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 20-year-old Florida man is accused of beating a homeless man with a stick during an argument over $10.
The Gainesville Sun reports Jared Parker was arrested Monday...
Toddler mauled to death by 2 family dogs
HIGH SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida toddler was mauled to death by a family member's dogs.
The Gainesville Sun reports that the attack occurred Friday morning at a High...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Getting to overtime was the tough part for LSU.
Winning in the extra frame? That's pretty much what the Tigers have done all season.
Florida faces tough test vs No. 10 LSU
No. 10 LSU (24-5, 14-2) vs. Florida (17-12, 9-7)
Stephen C. O'Connell Center, Gainesville, Florida; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 10 LSU presents a tough challenge for...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — On a winter morning, Ace hopped into the squad car with handler Edward Ratliff. This was no ordinary patrol.
Ratliff and Ace drove to the Florida Capitol for the...
DETROIT (AP) — A second federal agency is dispatching investigators to a fatal crash involving a Tesla electric car that drove beneath a semitrailer that was crossing a Florida roadway.
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — One of the rainiest winters in recent years has brought the highest water levels in 42 years to Lake Lanier, northeast of Atlanta.
Teen falls through gym roof onto wrestling mat during match
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A teenager fell through a skylight at a Florida high school gym and crashed onto a wrestling mat, shocking spectators as wrestlers were competing.
Small dog killed, owner injured in pit bull attack
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two pit bull mixes attacked a Florida woman who was walking her own dogs, injuring the woman and killing one of her pets.
Allen keys late surge, Florida rallies to beat Mizzou 64-60
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kevarrius Hayes had seen enough two weeks ago. Too many close losses. Too many silly mistakes. Too little effort too often.
2 Florida prison guards charged with injuring female inmate
LOWELL, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida prison guards are charged with battery after investigators say a female inmate was purposely dropped face-first onto the floor, knocking out three teeth.
No. 11 South Carolina women roll past Florida 96-77
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Alexis Jennings scored a season-high 22 points, Bianca Cuevas-Moore added 19 and Destanni Henderson had 18 in leading No. 11 South Carolina to a 96-77 victory over Florida on Sunday.
Tyasha Harris added 11 points and 10 assists for her first double-double this season and help the Gamecocks (19-6, 11-1) stay tied atop the SEC with Mississippi State. South Carolina shot 59 percent.
Johnson has 15 points as Florida beats Vanderbilt 66-57
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Through an inconsistent season, Florida coach Mike White has been searching for his team to make winning plays down the stretch.
Freshman guard Keyontae Johnson and the rest of the Gators delivered against reeling Vanderbilt.
Johnson had 15 points, nine rebounds and came up with a big steal in the closing minutes, lifting Florida to a 66-57 win over Vanderbilt on Wednesday night.
University of Florida gets 800 boxes of Bill Nelson’s papers
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A collection of papers and other historical material spanning the 46-year career of former U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson has been sent to the University of Florida's George A. Smathers Libraries.
The university announced Tuesday that the collection includes 800 boxes of papers and more than six terabytes of electronic records.
Nelson, a Democrat, lost his re-election bid to former Florida Gov. Rick Scott in November after serving three terms in Washington.