A preview of the new theme park rides opening this summer

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — You’re flying alongside Superman, seeing the world as the Man of Steel views it, thanks to virtual reality headsets on aRead More

Florida 6th-grader wins National Geographic Bee

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Florida sixth-grader has won the 2016 National Geographic Bee. Twelve-year-old Rishi Nair of Seffner, Florida, won the top honors Wednesday atRead More

6-month-old skis across lake; parents say it’s a record

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A 6-month-old girl whose professional water-skier parents put her on junior-size water skis last week glided 686 feet across a man-madeRead More

Official: Student stabbed in bathroom at West Palm Beach high school

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A stabbing inside a boy’s bathroom at a high school near West Palm Beach has put one student inRead More

Family dog euthanized after attacking baby in Florida

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-month-old girl is recovering in a hospital after being attacked by the family’s dog. The News-Herald reportsRead More

Report: Performer used wrong accelerant in school accident

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A federal investigation has revealed more details about what went wrong when a fire-breather accidentally set himself ablaze during aRead More

Ex-police officer sentenced to life in prison for child porn

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police officer has been sentenced to life in federal prison after pleading guilty to several child exploitationRead More

2 St. Lucie County schools evacuated after bomb threats

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (WSVN) — Two schools in St. Lucie County were evacuated after, officials said, they received bomb threats, Monday morning. Officials saidRead More

Police investigate video of sex between girl and 25 boys

Original Report: Video of Fort Myers teen having sex with multiple students causes uproar Florida sheriff’s detectives are investigating a cellphone video purportedly showing a 15-year-oldRead More

Florida judge: Schools are getting enough money

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge is throwing out a lawsuit that contends that the state is shortchanging its public school students. Circuit JudgeRead More