Authorities say deputies in the Florida Panhandle fatally shot a man brandishing a samurai sword who wounded a deputy as officers tried to take him into custody.
Chadwick Banks fatally shot his sleeping wife and then raped and killed his young stepdaughter 22 years ago.
2 feet of rain fell in 24 hours on the Florida Panhandle and Alabama coast, causing widespread flooding.
In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and other parts of the Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.
Florida Panhandle authorities say a teenager is charged with murder after allegedly beating and stabbing his mother to death.
Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in 18 Florida Panhandle counties in preparation for Tropical Storm Karen.
The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee is holding a field hearing in the Panhandle to hear first-hand about the near-collapse of the state’s oyster industry.
TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) — An Air Force F-22 Raptor fighter jet crashed onto a Florida Panhandle highway Thursday, but the pilot was able to eject safely and there were no immediate reports of injuries on the ground, the military said.
Man Arrested For Setting Fire To Florida Abortion Clinic