Authorities: Security Issues Turns Plane Back to AirportA Spirit Airlines flight bound for Minneapolis had to return to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after authorities say a passenger possibly made a bomb threat. Spirit Flight 595, an Airbus A320 carrying 92 passengers took off about 10 p.m. Thursday.
Reports: Rescued Manatee Returned to The Wild After RecoveryA manatee rescued from a Florida storm drain in the community of Fort Lauderdale has been released back into the wild after spending five months recovering in the Miami Seaquarium.
Police: Man Pretended To Be Officer To Get Unprotected SexAuthorities say a South Florida man told a prostitute that he was a police officer and that he would arrest her if she refused to have sex without a condom.
1 Teen Dead, 5 Injured In Florida Boat CrashA late-night trip on a Fort Lauderdale river left one teenager dead and five others injured after the 13-foot Boston Whaler boat struck a bridge early Thursday.
Judge Suspends Ft. Lauderdale Homeless Feeding BanA judge has suspended enforcement of Fort Lauderdale's ordinance restricting the public feeding of homeless people for 30 days and ordered mediation on the issue.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In US Sex Tourist CaseA Canadian man has pleaded not guilty to U.S. charges that he traveled to Florida to have sex with someone authorities say he thought was an underage boy.
Canadian Arrested For Allegedly Traveling To Florida To Have Sex With Underage BoyA Canadian man is facing a lengthy prison sentence if convicted of traveling to Florida to have sex with someone he thought was an underage boy.
90-Year-Old, 2 Pastors Charged With Feeding HomelessA 90-year-old man and two South Florida ministers have been accused of breaking a new ordinance that severely restricts public feeding of the homeless in Fort Lauderdale.
Florida Man Faced With Charges After Stalking, Harassing Police DetectiveA South Florida man is faced with stalking and other charges after authorities say he harassed and threatened a police detective and made additional threats on social media sites.
Judge Cancels Hearing On Same-Sex Divorce A South Florida judge who ruled that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional has cancelled a hearing on whether to grant a final divorce to a gay couple.
Deputy Facing Charges After Taking Drugs From Fatal Crash A South Florida deputy is facing charges after authorities say he took drugs from the scene of a fatal crash.
Medicaid Expansion Talk Key In Fla. Gov RaceExpanding Medicaid to an additional 1 million Floridians under President Barack Obama's new health law is turning into one of the biggest issues of this year's gubernatorial race.