| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:29 PM
The hopes that Demetrios Vergos had of his son playing football ended the moment young Petey collapsed during a physical education class.
It was August 2004, and Petey was living in Lake Wales at the time. Petey, then 6 years old, was airlifted to...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
When paramedics found 3-year-old Charlie Brame at her Orlando home Sunday, she had bruises on her back and head, signs of sexual abuse and she could barely breathe.
Doctors later found swelling on her scalp and blood pooling in her skull, an Orlando...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Rosie Coleman is going home today.
She was born six months and two days ago with a condition called omphalocele. Her intestines were outside of her body through a hole in her belly button. Her heart too needed some surgery.
She's all better now.
| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:03 PM
By the time Rosie Coleman was 6 months old, she had already had five major surgeries.
She was born with her intestines outside of her body through a hole in her belly button, a condition called omphalocele. Doctors found that her heart needed repair,...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:50 AM
An 11-year-old-girl is recovering after more than two dozen shots were fired into an Apopka-area home early Sunday morning, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
"She's doing much better," Jeff Williamson, a spokesman for the Sheriff's Office, said...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 1:34 PM
Shots fired into an Apopka-area home early Sunday morning left an 11-year-old girl hospitalized.
Several shots were fired into a home on West 13th Street near Apopka at about 1 a.m., Orange County Sheriff spokesman Jeff Williamson said. One of 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...