| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:07 PM
SANFORD – A judge on Tuesday sentenced a Seminole County man to 20 years in prison for shaking his 8-week-old son to death.
Tiny Eli Heath was found limp and not breathing July 11, 2013, and was rushed to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children with...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:14 PM
The wrong-way driver in a Sunday night crash that killed him, a young couple, and a their 2-year-old girl was identified as a 32-year-old Orlando man, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said.
William Ogletree was driving a 1997 GMC SUV west in the...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:11 AM
A Bushnell woman and a child riding in another car were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 301 in Sumter County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Kristie L. White, 43, was southbound about 6 a.m. Monday in a Chevrolet Cavalier when a Kia...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:56 PM
A mother who had not been home for three nights when her 9-year-old daughter accidentally shot her younger brother in the head last month was arrested Wednesday, DeLand police said.
Tonya Charles, 39, was charged with felony child neglect causing...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:28 AM
Here are your stories for Friday: Orion space capsule launches; there's a new Gators coach; meet the voice of the OUC Half Marathon; and more.
1. At 7:05 a.m., right as scheduled, NASA launched the Orion space capsule from the Cape Canaveral Air Force...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:14 PM
It will take up to three months before an autopsy can determine what killed 3-year-old Charlie Brame late last month, officials at the Orange-Osceola Medical Examiner's Office say.
Officials are waiting for information about Charlie's medical history...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Ten years after a horrific car accident that killed her husband, an Orlando mother went back to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children to find and thank the people who helped save her child.
Her story is captured in a short movie called The Thank You...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 12:08 PM
A 4-year-old boy was shot in the thigh during a drive-by shooting outside his Pine Hills home late Monday, according to sheriff officials.
This was the second drive-by shooting that injured a child in the last two weeks in Orange County.
The boy was...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 10:09 AM
A 15-year-old boy who was shot outside an apartment complex Wednesday night might be paralyzed, officials said.
The boy is the third child in two weeks to suffer an injury from a shooting in west Orange County.
No arrests have been made.
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:58 AM
The family of the Altamonte Springs girl fatally hit by a pickup while crossing the street with her father earlier this month has retained Orlando attorney Dan Newlin to examine whether a broken streetlight or traffic-signal malfunction contributed to her...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The 8-year-old girl hit by a pickup while crossing the street in Altamonte Springs earlier this month has died, and police are investigating whether a broken streetlight contributed to her death.
Kaila Strucke was in a medically-induced coma at Arnold...