| Jun 28, 2014
| 7:41 PM
An accused hit-and-run driver is dead after flipping his 1990 Chevrolet pickup twice before landing upright making a U-turn and crashing again, troopers say.
A preliminary crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol says 50-year-old Johnny Wald of Cocoa...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:51 PM
A 24-year-old man who fatally shot a deputy investigating a motel robbery in 2012 was sentenced to death by a judge on Friday.
Brandon Bradley was found guilty in April of first-degree premeditated murder of a law enforcement officer in the death of...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 7:30 AM
More than 125 mortgage lenders for Wells Fargo Bank in Orlando stand to gain a slice of nearly $15 million the bank has agreed to pay to settle claims that it shorted the employees' paychecks over nearly two years, the plaintiffs said Wednesday.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:49 PM
The idea seems simple. Replace a 1,000-seat stadium on land owned by Rollins College with a 2,500-seat stadium to accommodate a minor league baseball team.
Getting there, however, is proving to be more difficult, as opposition grows from Winter Park...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Donna M. Goerner
43, Altamonte Springs
Years in practice: 18
Law school: University of Florida
Job experience: Office of the State Attorney, 1995-2007; Maher, Guiley & Maher, May-August 2007; The Law Office of Donna M. Goerner, P.A.,...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The National Weather Service has issued a significant weather advisory for several Central Florida counties this afternoon.
The advisory impacts southeastern Orange and Seminole counties, eastern Osceola County and Brevard County.
Residents and visitors...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Authorities today announced a multiagency bust of a statewide baby-formula theft ring that netted millions of dollars.
Shoplifters known as "boosters" stole a large amount of baby formula on a daily basis from Publix, Wal-Mart, Winn-Dixie and Target...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:42 PM
A friend of mine wanted some heavy duty fireworks for a backyard display on Wednesday night. He liked a big store in Brevard County he’d heard about, so off we went.
It was my first trip to buy heavy-duty fireworks in years, and my first ever in...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:39 AM
A Brevard County man was diving near Sebastian Inlet when he had a close encounter with a great white shark.
Jimmy Roseman of West Melbourne was diving and spearfishing southeast of Sebastian Inlet on Florida's East Coast earlier this month and...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Northrop Grumman Corp. may be poised to at least double its previously announced expansion in Melbourne, a move that could mean $500 million in capital investment and a total of 1,800 jobs in aircraft design work, according to published reports Wednesday....