2 in Florida Keys guilty of trafficking in live sharks

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Two people in the Florida Keys have pleaded guilty to federal charges that they illegally sold live bonnethead sharks, includingRead More

People vote in churches and synagogues. Why not a mosque?

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Palm Beach County voters have been assigned to polling stations in about 80 Christian churches and five synagogues or JewishRead More

Emails asked firefighters to stop feeding gators near Disney

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters at Walt Disney World were warned to stop feeding alligators at one of the resort’s fire stations twoRead More

Police release Pulse nightclub back to owner after shooting

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Law enforcement has released the Pulse nightclub in Orlando to its owner just a month after it was the scene ofRead More

Sea turtles released after rehab

A group of rehabilitated turtles were returned to their natural habitat. The Miami Seaquarium released five green sea turtles that went through months of rehabRead More

Florida beachgoer finds pounds of cocaine floating in water

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida beachgoer has found more than two pounds of cocaine floating in the water at a state park.Read More

Florida insurers seeking large hikes for long-term care

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Thousands of Floridians who have insurance to cover the cost of staying in a nursing home or assisted living facility couldRead More

Universal Orlando’s newest ride ‘Reign of Kong’ is now open

If you’re planning on visiting Universal Orlando Resort this summer, then you’re in for a King Kong-sized treat. Wednesday is the official opening of theRead More

Senate campaign ad attacks Rubio for not supporting Trump

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Republican Carlos Beruff is releasing his first attack ad against U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio and criticizing him for not supporting presumptiveRead More

Woman tells cops her eyes were closed praying before crash

MARY ESTHER, Fla. (AP) — A 28-year-old woman told authorities she was praying with her eyes closed when she missed a stop sign and ranRead More