At least 55 people became violently ill and about 25 were sent to the hospital after a holiday office party in Maitland.
Orange County Public Schools, the 10th largest school district in the U.S., voted to establish its own police force in response to safety concerns prompted by the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting.
A quadruple amputee, who law enforcement say is a person of interest in the double murder of his Florida parents, shot and killed himself during a traffic stop in Memphis, Tenn. on Monday night.
A Walmart manager who was taken on a wild 15-mile, 90 mph ride in the back of a pickup truck of stolen beer has been fired for his actions.
Wildlife officials say a 6-year-old South Florida boy suffered minor injuries after being attacked by an alligator in shallow water.
A woman returning from a cruise vacation is being held in a central Florida jail on a warrant from 1991.