Florida

Teens who taunted drowning Florida man on video could be charged

The group of teens who recorded themselves taunting a disabled man could face charges.

Crime

Florida boy, 10, arrested 4 times in 6 weeks for allegedly stealing cars

A 10-year-old Florida boy was arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing a car the day after he was charged with snatching another vehicle.<p>The boy, whom Daytona Beach Police described as “flashy,” was caught cutting off his ankle monitor less than six hours after it was placed on him and meeting up …

Crime

Police: Florida man, 85, loses $300K in online dating fraud

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 49-year-old woman swindled a man nearly twice her age out of more than $300,000 after he sought companionship on a dating app.<p>Eighty-five-year-old John Berman was a widower when he joined the dating app and met Nancy Guy. She vanished in 2015, but on …

Crime

Florida Gators trending for 5-star QB Matt Corral after Friday Night Lights

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Matt Corral is going back to Cali this weekend, but a permanent return to the Sunshine State could be in the works.<p>The 5-star …

Florida Gators

Rehabilitated Green Sea Turtle Released off Florida Keys

Casey Leins | June 6, 2017<p>These states have the lowest unemployment rates and the highest job growth and labor force participation.<p>Casey Leins | June …

American South

Florida Gators recruiting: Friday Night Lights visitors on commitment watch

<i>As Jim McElwain tries to rebuild Florida football into a championship program, one of his mottos is “recruit daily or die.” Join us here on SEC</i> …

Florida Gators

Top OL recruits have Gators high on list due to connection with Brad Davis

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Richard Gouraige, a 4-star offensive tackle from Tampa, admittedly wasn’t all that interested in the Florida Gators as recently …

Florida Gators

Photo gallery: Minors also a training ground for umpires with big-league dreams

Taylor Payne, 24, and Tom Fornarola, 23, are two of the 23 first-year umpires scattered around the bottom rungs of minor-league baseball this summer. …

Baseball

Corps reminds public: Missouri River sandbars closed to use | Miami Herald

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is reminding the public that some sandbars in the Missouri River between Nebraska and South Dakota are closed to …

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Florida man shoots tyres on trucks blocking his driveway

A man in Florida was filmed shooting tyres on utility trucks after they parked in front of his driveway to carry out repair work.

American South

Frozen Pork Falls From The Sky Onto Florida House In Weird Mystery

Strange things have fallen from the sky in modern-day history, but frozen pork is not one of them, that is until now. Recently a Florida family heard …

Florida House of Representatives

FLORIDA: MAN EMASCULATED DURING FAILED ATTEMPT TO RAPE PIT BULL - Dog

Jesus Ramon Sanchez, from the Little Havana neighborhood in Miami, was allegedly attempting to engage in sexual intercourse with a 4-year old male …

American South

Rick Scott for President?

Reubin Askew tried. So did Bob Graham. And Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio. When you've shown an ability to win statewide elections in America's biggest …

Rick Scott

Florida man shoots tires of AT&T truck

Jorge Jove didn't like the AT&T work trucks in front of his Hialeah home Wednesday morning. So, he retrieved his revolver and began shooting out the tires and the engine.

American South

Potatoes to be used for oyster growth in Charlotte County

The Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Group is trying a new way to attract oysters that's better for the environment: potatoes.

American South

Hemingway look-alikes gather in Key West for annual contest | Miami Herald

About 160 stocky, white-bearded men resembling Ernest Hemingway have gathered in Florida to compete in the island city's annual Hemingway Look-Alike …

American South

'Gator Crusader' feeds alligator a hot dog from his own mouth – and nearly pays for it

Michael Womer risked his life at an alligator conservation centre in Florida.<p>An alligator lover and stuntman, the so-called "Gator Crusader", has …

Hot Dogs

How Florida explains our polarized politics

Donald Trump's presidential campaign found a playbook for winning the state.

Elections

Sanford, Florida: Delve into Central Florida's Hottest Historic Town

You can’t be in Sanford, Florida, without seeing a Limo Cycle glide by. Throughout the day, these colorful bus-like vehicles — powered like a bicycle …

Travel

Meat mystery: Frozen pork falls from the sky

Meat falling from the sky is weird, even by Florida standards.<p>But that's what happened at 4 a.m. Saturday when a 15-pound (6.8-kilogram) bag of …

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Will Any Rubio Please Stand Up

The year is 2007. The young man is Senator Marco Rubio, Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives. Rubio was shooting up the ranks in …

Florida House of Representatives

Greyhounds test positive for cocaine at Florida's already tainted dog tracks | Miami Herald

And now, cocaine. At least 22 greyhound racing dogs have tested positive for cocaine in Florida so far this year, adding yet another ghastly taint to …

American South

Mississippi civil rights marker returning after damage fixed | Miami Herald

A civil rights marker in Mississippi has been repaired and will be put back in place, weeks after being vandalized.<p>The marker commemorates black …

Racism

Nation's No. 5 TE names Florida Gators his leader

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Keon Zipperer, a 2019 TE from Lakeland, Fla. visited Florida today and worked out in camp. He told SEC Country the Gators are his …

Florida Gators

Suit tries to block David Beckham's Miami stadium over no-bid deal | Miami Herald

David Beckham’s bid for a stadium in Miami faces a new hurdle as a wealthy landowner with a track record for fending off sports facilities is filing …

David Beckham

Florida man livestreams police chase on beach | Miami Herald

A 27-year-old man broadcast live on Facebook as he sped down a Florida beach, running over beach chairs and umbrellas while drinking from a bottle of …

Crime

Sand sculpting fest draws artists from all over the world | Miami Herald

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend a sand sculpting festival on a Massachusetts beach this weekend.<p>The International Sand …

All Over the World

Cops look for teen's killer in northwest Miami-Dade county

1:05<p>0:33<p>Purse-snatcher drags woman in grocery store parking lot<p>0:11<p>Video shows moment before fatal accident in Hialeah<p>2:32<p>Watch homeowner shoot AT&T …

Crime

Upcoming pro wrestling events, shows in South Florida | Miami Herald

Upcoming pro wrestling events, shows in South Florida<p>- <b>CCW in Miami</b><p>Coastal Championship Wrestling is 1 p.m. Sunday, July 23 at the Opa-locka Flea …

WWE

Florida Man Shoots Out Tires of an AT&T Truck Outside Home

A Hialeah, Florida man took matters into his own hands to remove AT&T workers from his property on Wednesday.<p>Jorge Jove, a 64-year-old retired …

Crime