Explosion at SpaceX launch pad destroys rocket, satellite

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A massive fireball and explosion erupted Thursday at SpaceX’s main launch pad, destroying a rocket as well as a satelliteRead More

State, local races heat up ahead of general election

With the primaries over, the sprint to November is on, and in typical Florida fashion, two of the races have national implications, as they couldRead More

After slamming Florida, Hermine threatens East Coast

DEKLE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The first hurricane to hit Florida in more than a decade wiped away beachside buildings and toppled trees onto homesRead More

FSU football player eats lunch with student sitting alone

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Thanks to a college football player’s small gesture of kindness, it could be a long time before a mother will haveRead More

Rubio, Murphy win Florida’s Senate primaries

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Sen. Marco Rubio and Democratic U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy each easily won their Senate primaries Tuesday, setting up a NovemberRead More

Indicted member of Congress loses re-election bid

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has lost her battle to remain in office amid a criminal indictment and a revamped district thatRead More

Teen apologizes after attacking mother and son in Stuart home

STUART, Fla. (WSVN) — The 19-year-old who allegedly broke into a Stuart home and attacked a 55-year-old woman and her son, Sunday, apologized as heRead More

South Florida researchers using Zika to find scientific advancements

VERO BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) – As officials continue to kill mosquitoes that may be carrying Zika, some scientists are purposely infecting the insects with theRead More

Woman identified as rapper T-Pain’s niece, killed in Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 23-year-old woman later identified by rapper and record-producer T-Pain as his niece was fatally stabbed outside a drugRead More

Blood centers urging people to donate blood before storm approaches Florida’s Gulf Coast

A local blood center is urging people to donate blood as soon as possible due to a potential tropical storm approaching Florida. A tropical system isRead More