Police Investigate Social Media Threats Against LGBT PeopleLaw enforcement officials are investigating threats posted on Facebook to "exterminate" LGBT people living in a predominantly gay city near Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Historic Commercial Flight From US to Cuba Set to Take OffThe first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century is scheduled to fly from Fort Lauderdale to the central city...
Florida Dad Kills Baby, Shoots Son Before Killing HimselfSheriff's investigators say a man fatally shot his 1-year-old daughter and injured his 7-year-old son before killing himself during an argument with the children's mother along a South Florida road.
7 People Charged With Aiding Florida Murder Suspect EscapeTwo more alleged accomplices have been arrested for playing roles in the escape from a crowded Florida courtroom last week of a murder suspect who has been re-arrested, bringing the total implicated in the plot to seven people, authorities said Thursday.
FBI: US Army Sergeant Arrested in South Florida Sex StingThe FBI says a U.S. Army sergeant was arrested in South Florida when he showed up for what he thought would be a sexual encounter with underage girls.
Doctor Gets 3-Plus Years in Prison for Medicare FraudA South Florida doctor will spend more than three years in federal prison after pleading guilty to falsely diagnosing hundreds of patients in a Medicare fraud scheme.
Killer Nile Crocodiles in Florida? Experts Say It's PossibleStep aside, Burmese python — you may no longer be Florida's scariest invasive species.
Officer Fires at Suspect, Leading to Two-Car AccidentAuthorities say a Fort Lauderdale police officer fired at a suspect who then fled in a car before crashing into another vehicle.
Detectives: Woman Accused of Kidnapping Baby had MiscarriageA 23-year-old woman who is charged with kidnapping her cousin's baby at gunpoint had a miscarriage in January but told others she had given birth, detectives said.
Man Dies in Wrong-Way Crash on Florida's TurnpikeThe driver of a vehicle heading the wrong way without headlights has died in a crash on Florida's Turnpike near Fort Lauderdale.
Man Says Police Mistook Aspirin for Ecstasy, Settles LawsuitThe city of Fort Lauderdale will award a man $30,000 in a settlement after the man said he was arrested when police mistook his aspirin for Ecstasy pills.
A Smell 'Like Vomit': Sewer Line Breaks in Fort LauderdaleA sewer line has ruptured in Fort Lauderdale, prompting flooding and a cry of foul odors 'like vomit' in one neighborhood.