There are hundreds of alligators living in the lush swamps surrounding the Myakka Pines Golf Club in Englewood, Florida — but few have gained as much attention as the very large gator who became a hazard on the seventh green last week.
Seven Marines and four soldiers were missing early Wednesday following an Army helicopter crash in Florida, officials said.
Little boy battling devastating illness spends a day as a K9 officer with Florida's Cape Coral Police Department.
A Florida woman is accused of beating her daughter, then sending her to middle school wearing a T-shirt that said, in handwritten text, that she had gotten a "good woopin" for getting bad grades.
A high school student in Florida was prohibited from mentioning God during his morning announcements.
During a change of command ceremony, Col. Lance Bunch relinquished command to his Vice Commander Col. Gregory Keeton.
A Florida man accused of throwing his 5-year-old daughter off a bridge to her death is mentally incompetent to stand trial, according to two court-appointed doctors, NBC affiliate WFLA reported.
Florida mother is furious after school sends home letter declaring her first grader overweight.
Researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida are enrolling women treated for triple negative breast cancer which is has a high rate of recurrence.
Home security footage shows Florida man swerve car off road to strike pregnant girlfriend.
Florida 2-year-old dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound after finding loaded handgun in family car. Peter Bernard reports.
A group of armed robbers who make their victims take off their clothes hit again over the weekend.
Good Samaritans rush to help Florida teen after shark latches onto his arm. Meghan McRoberts reports.
Florida high school football player flagged for excessive celebration after end-zone prayer. Andrea Hubbell reports.
Highway honey spill leaves van covered in honey, then swarmed by bees. Bryan Anderson reports.
Florida Governor Rick Scott refuses to take the stage during debate because of a small fan under opponent Charlie Christ's podium. Michael Williams reports.
Fishing tournament turns into terrifying fight for survival off Florida coast. Hollie Hojek reports.
A Florida grade school is seeing positive improvements in test scores and attitudes all from teaching the students how to tie a necktie. Rod Carter reports.
Police say Florida man murdered his daughter and six grandchildren before taking his own life. Kerry Sanders reports.
Florida officer rescues little girl's beloved stuffed animal from from busy street. Kathryn Jeffries reports.