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Man shot during suspected Winter Park home invasion dies Video included


A Winter Park man who was shot in his own home by an intruder has died, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Parent of boy found alone in Orange County located


The Orange County Sheriff's Office has located the mother of a young boy who was found walking alone Thursday night in Orlando's Pine Hills neighborhood. More>>

SpaceX launches supplies to space station

A fresh load of supplies is finally on its way to the International Space Station. More>>

Gov. Scott: Orlando Metro Area gained 33,300 new jobs over the year


Governor Rick Scott announced Friday that the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area's (MSA) gained 33,300 new jobs, the highest number of jobs in March 2014 among all metro areas in Florida compared to a year ago. More>>

Ronald McDonald House Central Florida hits 20,000 families helped milestone


Cupcakes, candles and adorably cute kids were on hand to help mark a major community milestone Thursday at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida.

Marion Co. deputies: man stole nearly $400 worth of sunglasses


The Marion County Sheriff's Office says a man stole nearly $400 worth of sunglasses from a store in the Paddock Mall. More>>

Veteran honored during Orlando Magic game


Bill Leisure had not been to an Orlando Magic game prior to Wednesday's season finale. But don't be surprised if he returns to Amway Center for many more games next season and beyond. More>>

Why prosecutors waited so long to charge Victor Barnard Video included


The nationwide hunt for a former Pine County pastor charged with sexually abusing two young girls for years is expanding now that the U.S. Marshal's Service has joined the search for Victor Barnard. More>>

WEATHER ALERT: Heavy rain and slight risk of severe weather


Clouds continue moving in with some locally heavy rainfall not to far behind. More>>

Alligator hunting rules could change in Fla.


The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has proposed some sweeping changes to the state's alligator hunting rules. The biggest change would allow hunting 24/7 during the state's 11-week More>>

Michaels confirms breach of as many as 2.6M cards


Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach. More>>

Seminole Co. boat dealership catches fire


Seminole County Fire Rescue says a boat dealership caught fire Friday morning. More>>

Chipotle plans first price hike in 3 years Video included


NEW YORK (AP) -- Chipotle is feeling confident that customers are willing to pay more for its burritos, bowls and tacos. The Mexican food chain said Thursday that it would raise prices for the first time in three years as its popularity continues to soar. Menu boards with the new prices should start rolling out in coming weeks and be in place at all restaurants by this summer. Executives have said in the past they were considering a hike of about 3 percent to 5 percent. That translates to an... More>>

Two arrested in Manatee County animal cruelty investigation


Two people have been arrested in connection with Manatee County animal cruelty investigation where more than 300 animals were seized. More>>

Missing accused Osceola Co. child molester back in jail Video included


An accused child molester, who was under GPS monitoring but escaped after removing his ankle bracelet, is back in the Osceola County Jail. More>>

Kissimmee boy receives new type of defibrillator Video included


He's only 10-years old, but one young boy from Kissimmee has to deal with adult-sized problems.  His heart isn't working the way it should, but now a new device should help him live a normal life. More>>

Arrest made in 2013 Port Orange crash that left two dead


Police have made an arrest in a 2013 double traffic fatality in Port Orange. More>>

Suspect sought in RaceTrac armed robbery and double-shooting


The Orange County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in an armed robbery and double-shooting outside a RaceTrac on Monday. More>>

FWC now observing, not trapping bears in Lake Mary Video included


Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission say they are transitioning efforts from trapping and euthanizing bears to monitoring them in a Lake Mary neighborhood where a woman was attacked last weekend. More>>

Dog who survived bear attack up for adoption in Lake County


If Percival could talk, he would tell a harrowing story of the night he came face to face with a bear and survived the brutal attack.      

Bond lowered for corrections officer accused of having child porn


Bond has been lowered for a Volusia County corrections officer who is accused of having possessed child pornography on a computer in his Orange City home. More>>

Another mistrial in Warlocks biker gang murder case


A judge on Thursday declared a mistrial in the case of murder suspect Victor Amaro. More>>

Osceola deputy accused of soliciting nude photos as bribery Video included


The Florida Department of Law Enforcement on Thursday arrested an Osceola County deputy on one count of bribery. More>>

Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy


Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year. More>>

More rescued Sochi dogs arrive in Central Florida Video included


More stray dogs from Sochi, Russia are getting a second chance right here in Central Florida. More>>

Suspected bank robber arrested after brief pursuit through Lake County


Law enforcement officers from multiple agencies apprehended a suspected bank robber following a brief pursuit Thursday afternoon. More>>

Baby born in motel bathtub in critical condition

An infant is in critical condition days after his mother says she gave birth in an Ocala motel bathtub while on a crack cocaine binge. More>>

Driver in day care crash had no drugs or alcohol in system

The driver of a car that was hit by an SUV, and then crashed into a day care center, has tested negative for driving under the influence. More>>

Man tied to Aaron Hernandez charged with lying to federal grand jury Video included


Oscar Hernandez was arrested Wednesday night on federal charges amid allegations that he lied to a federal grand jury in a gun trafficking investigation that began after a June 2013 homicide in North Attleboro. More>>

Pit bull shot and killed while attacking small dog in Debary Video included


Debary's Ricky Powell called 911 and said he shot a pit bull named Sam after the dog attacked his miniature Pinscher Tuesday. More>>

Missing Cocoa man reunites with family


The Brevard County Sheriff's Office says a missing Cocoa man was reunited with his family Thursday.  More>>

Orange Co. deputies find missing 11-year old girl


An 11-year old Orange County girl that went missing Wednesday afternoon has been found. More>>

Orange County teachers to voice concerns about pay raises Thursday Video included


Orange County teachers will have the chance to make their voices heard Thursday which some hope could help them get raises promised by the Governor.    

Giant ring around the sun explained


FOX 35 viewers sent in pictures from across Central Florida of the sun and a fascinating looking ring around it Wednesday afternoon. More>>

Violent robbery caught on camera; search continues


Authorities are searching for a man who attacked a woman outside a Pinellas County pharmacy and stole her pills. The video shows the man tackling the woman as she walks outside. More>>

New Citrus Bowl will have improved mobile broadband and Wi-fi coverage


Orlando's taxpayers are getting a big win during the construction of the Florida Citrus Bowl. Phone companies will install systems that will help you get a good signal, and they will do it at their own expense. More>>

UCF sorority suspended after alleged hazing incident Video included


A sorority on the University of Central Florida campus is suspended after an alleged incident of hazing. More>>

Pacers rest 3 starters, cruise past Magic 101-86

Rasual Butler and Chris Copeland each scored 19 points as the Indiana Pacers rested their key players and cruised to a 101-86 victory over the Orlando Magic in the regular-season finale for both teams. More>>

SpaceX will try again Fri. to launch station cargo

SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to the International Space Station. More>>

Dad accused of throwing toddler son off balcony in court


A father accused of tossing his son off a motel balcony went to court on Wednesday. More>>

Troopers issue report on fatal Fla. day care crash Video included

State troopers say that when a car crashed into a central Florida day care, it slammed through the playroom where it hit three children - killing one of them and seriously injuring two others - and left 10 more people... More>>

Internet retailer Amazon to start collecting taxes

Internet retailer is going to start collecting sales taxes on purchases made by Floridians. More>>

'Screamers Park' would offer seaside thrill rides in Daytona Beach


A company wants to build a new thrill park on the boardwalk at Daytona Beach.  If it becomes a reality,  "Screamers Park" will be built at 25 South Atlantic Avenue, between Main Street and Harvey Avenue. More>>

FHP: Husband and wife die following fatal Orange County crash Video included


The Florida Highway Patrol says a husband and wife have both died following a deadly crash which happened Tuesday night on Hoffner Avenue. More>>

'Cure Bowl' coming to Orlando on December 19


The City of Orlando has signed a deal with the Orlando Sports Foundation to bring a third college football bowl game to the Citrus Bowl. More>>

Giant observation wheel 'The Orlando Eye' set to open in 2015 Video included


In less than a year, International Drive will see a major transformation as new attractions are set to open to throngs of tourists and locals.  Most notable will be "The Orlando Eye," the little sister icon to London's world-famous landmark. More>>

Va. Tech marks 7th anniversary of massacre Video included


The victims of the April 16, 2007, massacre at Virginia Tech will be remembered at ceremonies in Richmond and Blacksburg. More>>

Pine Ridge H.S. students mourn death of math teacher


It's a sad day at Pine Ridge High School. Students and staff just learned math teacher Charlie Lundell died Tuesday night. More>>

FWC still working to find dangerous bears after attack in Lake Mary Video included


Five days after a bear attack, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) remains active in the neighborhood where the incident occurred. More>>

Kissimmee man says he was kicked out of basketball game because of HIV status Video included


A 21-year old Kissimee man says he was thrown out of a basketball game because he is HIV positive. More>>

Willis Report: Car Safety Features Video included


They call it "Intelligent Drive" at Mercedes Benz, a number of bundled driver-assist features that allow the car to drive itself. More>>

IRS considers taxing work perks like food, gym memberships


The IRS reportedly is looking at work perks like food and gym memberships to see if companies need to start paying up for the free stuff they offer employees. More>>

At least 4 dead, 284 missing after ferry sinks off South Korean coast


South Korean officials said Wednesday that nearly 300 people were still missing several hours after a multi-story passenger ferry sank off that country's southern coast. More>>

Celebration apartment building destroyed after lightning sparks fire Video included


Residents will begin picking through their remaining personal items from a now destroyed Osceola County apartment building Wednesday. More>>

SunRail offering free rides in May


SunRail, Central Florida's new commuter rail system, will provide free rides for passengers for two weeks beginning the first day of service on May 1st. More>>

The mystery at Old Fort Park Video included


There are some gaps and unexplained mysteries; one of them is in the heart of a Volusia County city. More>>

Orange Co. Deputies: woman shot at apartment complex


The Orange County Sheriff's Office says a woman has serious injuries after being shot more than once Wednesday morning. More>>

Wawa stores offering free coffee Wednesday


Wawa convenience stores are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary, but customers will be getting the gifts. More>>

Miley Cyrus hospitalized


Miley Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her "Bangerz" concert in Kansas City, Mo., as planned. More>>

Boston Marathon anniversary stirs up raw emotions


Kralovanec raced in her first Boston Marathon last year and had been finished for 20 minutes when her celebration was interrupted by the blasts. More>>

Prostitution sting yields one arrest on human trafficking charge


What started as an undercover prostitution sting conducted by Lake County deputies ended with the arrest of an Orlando man who now faces a human trafficking charge. More>>

Seventh bear captured and euthanized following Lake Mary attack


Seven bears have now been trapped and put down in Lake Mary since a woman was attacked in her own driveway on Saturday. More>>

AAC bringing men's basketball to Amway Center


The American Athletic Conference, the University of Central Florida's current league, will hold its men's basketball tournament in Orlando for the 2016 and 2017 seasons. More>>

Trial underway for second man accused in Warlock gang killings Video included


Victor Amaro, 43, also known as "Poncho," is accused of killing members of the biker gang, the Central Florida Warlocks. More>>

Two cousins accused of sexually assaulting three girls Video included


Two men are in the Seminole County Jail, accused of molesting at least three girls under the age of twelve.  Detectives believe there could be other victims. More>>

Fast-moving storms down trees and produce flooding in Orlando area Video included


A line of storms producing heavy rain and wind gusts of up to 50 mph passed through the Orlando metro area mid afternoon, leaving widespread debris on roadways and extensive flooding, authorities say.

Researchers release composite sketch of boy buried at Dozier Video included


A just-released composite is our first look at one of the boys buried at Dozier. It was made from the remains found at an unmarked grave. More>>

Lockdown lifted at College Park area schools


The Orlando Police Department has released students from Edgewater High School, Lee Middle School, Princeton Elementary School, and St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School following a lockdown Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Deputies Arrest Suspect Accused Of Attacking Several People


Deputies arrest suspect accused of attacking several people. Johnathan Schmidt, 29 years old and a resident of Lake Elsinore, is accused of attacking several people with a knife.

Man says he was bitten by shark at New Smyrna Beach Video included


An Orlando man says he was bitten in the foot by what beach patrol believes was a small shark Tuesday morning. More>>

Melbourne High School students back in class after bomb threat


The Melbourne Police Department says they found no physical threat to Melbourne High School after a bomb threat was made Tuesday morning. More>>

Orange Co. Health offering free door alarms to help prevent drowning


As the weather continues to warm up and families return to recreational water activities, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County is offering a free small device that could help save a child from drowning. More>>

Dog found treading water in the St. Johns River reunited with owner Video included


Lake County Animal Services says they reunited the dog that was found afloat in the St. Johns River with its owner Tuesday morning. More>>

Deputy involved shooting in Leesburg; suspect identified Video included


The Lake County Sheriff's Office says deputies shot an armed man in Leesburg Tuesday morning. More>>

3 Ocala teens arrested for allegedly using drugs on school roof


The Marion County Sheriff's Office says three teenagers, 15-16 years old, were arrested on several charges after they were found on the roof school with drugs. More>>

Florida school board considers dress code for parents


A Florida school board member wants parents who pick up their children to pick up their pants, too. More>>

Proposal to add photos to Social Security cards meets resistance


While President Obama says the right to vote, "is threatened today in a way that it has not been since the Voting Rights Act became law,"it doesn't mean he's on board with a proposal coming from the left to add photos to Social Security cards for use as a form of voter ID. Former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. and one-time Democratic Congressman Andrew Young has been promoting the concept, calling it, "an idea whose time may have come." Supporters include former Democratic Presidents J... More>>

Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing


The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were hurt, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them. More>>

Marion County man hit and killed by train


The Marion County Sheriff's Office says a man was hit and killed by a train Monday morning. More>>

FWC officers continue search for dangerous bears after Lake Mary mauling Video included


The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission or FWC is still hunting for dangerous bears after a bear mauled a Lake Mary woman over the weekend.

John Young Parkway shut down after pedestrian is struck and killed


Parts of John Young Parkway were closed around 9:30 p.m. on Monday after a pedestrian was struck and killed near 39th Street. More>>

Orlando woman prepares to head back to Boston for the marathon Video included


Tuesday marks one year since two homemade bombs exploded at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.  It's a day permanently etched in Orlando runner Kelly Ferris Duckworth's mind. More>>

Kids Can Fish Too fishing gear stolen


Kids Can Fish Too is reeling after more than 200 fishing rods and reels that were to be donated to children were stolen. John Baller runs the program. More>>

Deputies investigate double shooting at Orlando-area gas station


Two men were shot and wounded in the parking lot of an Orlando-area gas station Monday evening.  Authorities say the suspected gunman is still at-large. More>>

Crews fight brush fire along Sand Lake Road


Orange County firefighters have contained brush fire at Sand Lake Road and Kingspoint Parkway. More>>

New technology helps keep track and locate people living with dementia Video included


There is something happening in this country that will drain tax dollars, worry families and even cost lives. As our population ages, the number of people living with dementia is soaring. But new technology could change things for them. More>>

Orlando Sentinel: Orlando to get third college football bowl game Video included


The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that Orlando will host a third college football bowl game and that it will be played at the Citrus Bowl. More>>

New Orlando Police headquarters moves forward Video included


The City of Orlando has picked a design firm for the new Orlando Police Department's headquarters and plans to move ahead with construction when they can. More>>

SpaceX delays station delivery launch Video included

With less than two hours remaining, the Space X company called off Monday's planned launch from Cape Canaveral. A new launch date was not set; the next attempt could be no earlier than Friday. More>>

Crash closes lanes on State Road 44


A New Smyrna Beach man suffered serious injuries this morning after crashing his Suzuki pickup truck into the rear of a CMC Steel Fabricators flatbed tractor trailer. More>>

Gov. Scott now favors in-state tuition break for undocumented immigrants Video included


Florida Governor Rick Scott visited with a group of Hispanic business leaders in Orlando on Monday and told them he supports the effort to give in-state tuition to undocumented immigrants. More>>

5 bears killed after Lake Mary woman attacked Video included


Five bears were killed in a Lake Mary neighborhood where a woman was attacked Saturday night. More>>

Winter Park KinderCare hit-and-run suspect granted bond Video included


The man accused of causing and fleeing the scene of an accident that killed one child and injured several others at a Winter Park day care went before a judge for the second time Monday morning. More>>

Crist delivers blistering attack of Scott

Former Gov. Charlie Crist is delivering a blistering attack on his successor as he aims to reclaim his former office. More>>

3 sentenced in Orlando for credit card fraud

Three men have been sentenced for credit card fraud in central Florida. More>>

Orange Co. Deputies searching for absconded sex offender


The Orange County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help to track down a Juvenile Sex Offender. More>>

Marion Co. man arrested for ordering his dog to attack another dog


The Marion County Sheriff's Office says they made an arrest for animal abuse after a man allegedly sent his dog to fight another dog Friday. More>>

UCF engineering students win first place in "Human Powered Vehicle Competition"


On Saturday the University of Central Florida engineering team took first place in the speed trials for both the woman's and men's sections so the east coast ASME Human Powered Vehicle Competition. More>>

Murder suspect thought to be hiding in Orlando found in Lake City


The Lake City Police Department says the suspect in a brutal murder was captured Sunday. More>>

Pistorius breaks down on stand in murder trial


PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- A judge has temporarily adjourned the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius after the athlete started to sob while testifying about the moments before he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home last year. Chief prosecutor Gerrie Nel, who had accused the double-amputee runner of tailoring his account of events to fit the evidence, asked Pistorius on Monday what exactly he said as he moved toward the bathroom where he shot Steenkamp, who was behind a closed door ... More>>

Father of child injured in day care center crash speaks Video included


Days after a car came crashing through the Winter Park KinderCare, killing one child and injuring about a dozen others, one of those kids, Kaleb Infante, is in stable condition at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. More>>

Orlando resident, Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at the Masters in Augusta


Orlando's Bubba Watson's second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago. More>>

Man accused of attacking Sanford teen arrested


Sanford police say they've arrested the man accused of attacking a teenage girl walking home from school on Friday. More>>

Corchado's attorney turned missing rental car over to FHP


The car connected to the suspect accused of causing a deadly crash at an Orlando day care has been found. More>>

TD Bank robbery suspect flees before finishing the job


A bank robbery suspect is still on the run in Central Florida.  Melbourne Police said they received the call for the bank robbery at TD Bank Saturday afternoon at 3:05 p.m. More>>

Maitland's flex bus is a flex 'bust'


The City of Maitland opened its SunRail station but is still searching for a way to connect passengers to their final destination once service starts. More>>

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  • US delays review of contentious Keystone pipeline

    US delays review of contentious Keystone pipeline

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:02:26 GMT
    The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit.
    The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, likely until after the November elections, indefinitely extending its review of the project.
  • Ferry captain arrested in South Korea disaster

    Ferry captain arrested in South Korea disaster

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:02:01 GMT
    Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead.
    A prosecutor says the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago has been arrested.
  • Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury

    Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:41:30 GMT
    About half of all 16- to 18-year-olds coming into New York City's jails say they had a traumatic brain injury before being incarcerated, most caused by assaults, according to a new study that's the latest...
    About half of all 16- to 18-year-olds coming into New York City's jails say they had a traumatic brain injury before being incarcerated, most caused by assaults, according to a new study that's the latest in a...

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