Police: Man gets trapped under lawnmower in pond, dies

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Police say a man has died after getting trapped under a lawnmower in a pond in South Florida. Media outletsRead More

Search underway for missing Fort Myers girl

FORT MYERS, Fla. (WSVN) — A Florida community is asking for the public’s help to find a missing girl. Authorities said 9-year-old Diana Alvarez disappearedRead More

Injured manatee rescued near Plantation Key dock

PLANTATION KEY, Fla. (WSVN) — A manatee is on the road to recovery, two days after it was found injured in the Florida Keys. TheRead More

Florida troopers say 11-year-old dies after ATV falls on him

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of an 11-year-old boy whose all-terrain vehicle overturned in central Florida. According to a Florida HighwayRead More

Hundreds gather for Key West boat challenge

Hundreds gathered for a unique boat challenge in Key West, Sunday. People dressed up as their favorite characters and made boats out of plywood. TheRead More

600,000 travelers at Orlando airport this weekend

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — More than 600,000 travelers are expected to pass through Orlando International Airport this Memorial Day weekend. Airport officials said the numberRead More

Boy bitten by shark in Jacksonville-area beach

NEPTUNE BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) — A shark attacked a 13-year-old boy in waist-deep water, forcing a Florida beach to close, Sunday afternoon. According to NeptuneRead More

Libertarians pick ex-New Mexico Gov. Johnson for president

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Libertarian Party again nominated former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson as its presidential candidate Sunday, believing he can challengeRead More

NASA successfully inflates new space station room

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA successfully inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, producing the world’s first pump-it-up compartmentRead More

1 dead, another wounded in Florida shooting spree

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man is accused of killing his girlfriend, shooting his boss and then firing at deputies before being captured followingRead More