BP bears the majority of responsibility among the companies involved in the nation’s worst offshore oil spill, a federal judge ruled Thursday, citing the energy giant’s reckless conduct in a ruling that exposes the company to billions of dollars in penalties.
A South Florida deputy is facing charges after authorities say he took drugs from the scene of a fatal crash.
The man allegedly exited his vehicle and grabbed the woman’s butt cheek.
The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it’s no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55 mph; 55 becomes 45; then goes back to 55; then back down to 45; to 55 again and eventually, 35 mph.
A Florida man on the run from police entered a woman’s Boca Raton home and began playing with her cats on the living room floor before being tipped off and captured by authorities, according to Delray Beach authorities.
A stripper is accused of hanging up on authorities because she had to “get on stage” as a deputy was trying to find the woman’s missing daughter.
A Florida 10-year-old showing up late to school wearing foul-smelling clothes told teachers he didn’t know the last time he’d had a bath, prompting deputies to search and later arrest the boy’s mother at their “deplorable” home.
A Panama City man was jailed after authorities say he threatened to blow up federal offices located in the Panhandle city.
Deputies were responding to domestic disturbance call when a man charged them with a sword raised over his head, says sheriff.
A former Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority board member has been found guilty of offering a multi-million dollar agency contract to a consultant on the condition that his friends were also hired.