Chaos at Florida Airport After Spirit Cancels 9 FlightsIrate passengers swarmed ticket counters and some started a near-riot at Fort Lauderdale's airport after Spirit Airlines canceled nine flights, blaming the decision on pilots' failure to show up.
Alligator Bites Girl in Shallow Lake Waters at Florida ParkThe girl was with her family at Moss Park in Orange County when she was bitten Saturday, said Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokesman Chad Weber.
Bicyclist Killed in Collision with Florida Police OfficerAuthorities say a Florida police officer on his way to a theft call fatally struck a bicyclist in Jacksonville.
Stuck Cow Pulled from Muddy Ditch by Florida DeputiesSometimes a law enforcement officer's duty involves rescuing a cat from a tree. In one Florida county, it also can involve rescuing a cow.
No Inoffensive Way to Say the "N-Word," Fla. Senator LearnsNo matter what variation of the 'n-word' is spoken, a Florida state senator is learning the term is still offensive as Democrats and Republicans admonish him for using it during an exchange with two African-American colleagues.
2 People Find Dead Bat in Salad They Were EatingA recall has been issued after two people in Florida found a dead bat in the packaged salad they were eating.
Sheriff to Heroin Dealers: 'We're Coming for You. Run!'A Florida sheriff is sending a stern warning to heroin dealers: "We're coming for you. Run!"
Cookie Doesn't Crumble After Falling Into Florida SinkholeA 10-year-old pug named Cookie is safe and sound and falling into a giant sinkhole following a heavy rainstorm in north Florida.
Florida Gov. Takes Case from Anti-Death Penalty ProsecutorFlorida's governor has rebuked Orlando's top prosecutor and transferred from her authority a case involving the slaying of a police officer after she announced her opposition to the death penalty.
Lawyered Up? A Look at What Florida Has Spent Money OnThe Associated Press has documented that since Gov. Rick Scott took office in 2011, agencies under his control as well as the Florida Legislature and Cabinet officials have spent more than $250 million on private attorneys. Here's a look at some of the spending on outside lawyering Florida taxpayers have had to pay for under Republican leadership.
Florida's Death Penalty Fix Heads to Gov. Rick ScottFlorida will require a unanimous jury recommendation before the death penalty can be imposed under a bill lawmakers sent to Gov. Rick Scott on Friday.
US to Face Czech Republic in Fed Cup Semifinals in FloridaThe United States and three-time defending champion Czech Republic will meet in the semifinals of the Fed Cup next month in Florida.