A man convicted in the 1991 sexual assault and murder of an aspiring artist in Orlando has been executed in Florida.
A man who has spent 28 years on death row and was once two hours away from execution will get a new trial after the Florida Supreme Court said Thursday that a retest of evidence makes it highly unlikely he would have been convicted of a 1982 Daytona Beach murder.
Troopers say a hit-and-run driver crashed a tractor-trailer into two people who were changing a tire on the shoulder of Florida’s Turnpike near Fort Pierce, killing both of them.
Four men are facing charges after Florida wildlife officials spotted a Facebook posting that shows pictures of them posing with wild turkeys and a dead alligator.
The fifth day of a woman’s trial in the slaying of a Florida lottery winner was delayed Friday when she reacted badly to medications and a doctor had to be called.
A central Florida judge says he’s staying on the case of a neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing an unarmed teenager.
Three young men face charges of torturing and killing endangered gopher tortoises in central Florida.
Authorities say two teenagers are charged with murder in the shooting deaths of a southwest Florida woman and her son.