Boca man receives Congressional Gold Medal
US Congress recognized Boca Raton man Buddy Harris and about 45 other founding members of the Civil Air Patrol with the Congressional Gold Medal.
Local residents react to policy change
Luiz Vazquez was 14 during the Bay of Pigs. His family came to the U-S to flee Fidel Castro’s rule.
No swimming on Palm Beach due to bacteria
A "no swimming" advisory was in effect Wednesday on Palm Beach, leaving visitors stuck on the sand.
Model rocket starts fire behind school
Firefighters have a brush fire directly behind Fort Pierce Central High School under control.
Sex offender arrested in woman's death, assault
A north Florida sex offender is being held on suspicion of killing a woman and sexually assaulting her daughter.
Amputee sought in Fla. kills self in Tennessee
Sean Petrozzino, a quadruple amputee, who was wanted for questioning in the murder of his parents in Florida, has been identified as the man…
1 shot at Delaware university residence hall
Authorities say they have lifted a lockdown at Delaware State University after a student was shot at an off-campus residence hall.
Man who killed mother sentenced to prison
A man who pleaded guilty to murdering his mother with a hammer was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday.
14-foot python found outside Florida restaurant
Officials in Collier County, Fla., had a close call Wednesday night with a big snake.
WATCH: Shoplifter fakes heart attack in Walmart
Two men stole a shopping cart of expensive toys Tuesday from a Walmart in Florida using an unusual ploy: Faking a heart attack.
4 stranded in Everglades when airboat overturns
Four people are safe after their airboat overturned southwest of Everglades Holiday Park in the Miami Canal.
Florida governor blasts Obama over Cuba moves
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is sharply criticizing President Barack Obama over his plans to normalize relations with Cuba.