Wildlife officials- “Hands off!” on sea turtle hatchlings

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — “Hands off!” That’s what state wildlife officials want you to think if you see a sea turtle hatchling this fall.Read More

Gov. Scott to hold Zika roundtable in Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Rick Scott is travelling to Palm Beach County to hold another roundtable discussion after a second locally transmitted caseRead More

Woman’s body found floating in Boynton Beach canal

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a woman’s body has been found floating in a Boynton Beach canal. Boynton Beach Police spokeswoman Jaclyn SmithRead More

Report: Pulse victims need more than the millions raised

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The OneOrlando Fund has raised $23 million and counting for Pulse nightclub shooting victims, but experts say the donations won’t beRead More

Tropical weather system spares North Carolina’s Outer Banks

RODANTHE, N.C. (AP) – North Carolina’s Outer Banks have been spared from a tropical storm system that has been moving toward the state for twoRead More

A guide to Florida’s primary election

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida voters will go to the polls Tuesday and select the nominees for U.S. Senate, decide whether to amend the stateRead More

Florida man survives lightning strike, spider, snake bites

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Cook can’t decide whether he’s really unlucky or incredibly fortunate. Over the past four years, the 31-year-old Florida man hasRead More

Orlando-bound Southwest flight diverted by engine problem

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Southwest Airlines flight bound for Orlando, Florida, made an emergency landing Saturday morning due to a major problem with oneRead More

Coast Guard repatriates 161 people

The U.S. Coast Guard repatriated 161 people this week, from 14 different interdictions. More than 6,000 Cubans have attempted the dangerous journey across the FloridaRead More

Florida judge: Tests can’t be used to hold students back

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – A judge ruled Friday that school districts can’t hold third-graders back just because they score badly on a mandated standardized readingRead More