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Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to get through COVID-19 checkpoint, police say

Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to get through COVID-19 checkpoint, police say

(CNN) — A Florida man was charged with kidnapping/false imprisonment last week after forcing a 17-year old girl to drive him and another woman through... Read full article: Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to ge...→

Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to get through COVID-19 checkpoint, police say

Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to get through COVID-19 checkpoint, police say

(CNN) — A Florida man was charged with kidnapping/false imprisonment last week after forcing a 17-year old girl to drive him and another woman through... Read full article: Florida Keys man kidnaps girl, 17, to ge...→

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

MIAMI (WSVN) - The FDA is fast-tracking an experimental drug being studied at the University of Miami. The drug, RLF 100, remains in the testing... Read full article: New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing p...→

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Authorities say a Florida man stole a million dollar yacht, then abandoned it after accidentally ramming it into some pilings Read full article: Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

(WSVN) - There are now more than 103,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,238 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Tuesday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Fl...→

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

A Miami Beach is back home after battling COVID-19 for more than two months and being placed on a ventilator twice. Jack Nolan, 66, spent more than seventy day [...] Read full article: Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battli...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

A Florida man was arrested for allegedly attacking Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert in a South Dakota restaurant on Friday night. Read full article: Florida man arrested for allegedly sucke...→

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

A defiant shopper fought his way into a Florida Walmart after he was denied entry for refusing to wear a face mask, a viral video shows. The clip, which has be [...] Read full article: Man refusing to wear mask fights his way...→

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill approving a $6 million payment to a black man who was left paralyzed when a sheriff’s deputy mistook his cellphone [...] Read full article: Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by...→

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Police are looking for a 15-year-old Gilroy girl who went missing Tuesday and might be in the company of a man known as “King Dre.” Read full article: Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of...→

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

The coronavirus outbreak continued its fevered escalation in Florida on Saturday, as Gov. Ron DeSantis again tried to tamp down worry over another record-break [...] Read full article: Florida posts another daily record of CO...→

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

A Florida man surprised several businesses struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic with checks to help them stay afloat. Read full article: Florida Man Surprises Struggling Busines...→

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

A 26-year-old Florida man was charged with manslaughter on Friday after he shot his friend with a Colt M4 rifle he had been customizing.  Read full article: Florida man charged with manslaughter af...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

As COVID-19 cases surge higher in the state, the number of those wanting tests has increased. Can Florida keep up with the heightened demand? Some lawmakers an [...] Read full article: Can Florida keep up with increased deman...→

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

After breaking into the apartment on Lawrence St. near 60th Ave., in Flushing, Queens, Haughton, who is a stranger to the victim, took the girl from her bed an [...] Read full article: Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man...→

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

A South Florida man is facing multiple charges after authorities say he recruited and exploited young women through sex trafficking for nearly two years. Read full article: South Florida Man Accused of Sex Traffic...→

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

The video shows a masked employee trying to block the unidentified man from entering the store. It's unclear who filmed the video. Read full article: Video shows Florida man who refused to w...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

A Winchester man is facing federal charges for allegedly filing fraudulent loan applications seeking over $13 million in coronavirus small business relief fund [...] Read full article: Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently ...→

Police release sketch of man who sexually assaulted girl

Police are searching for a man after a young girl with special needs said she was the victim of an alarming attack on her wayRead More... Miami-Dade Police sai [...] Read full article: Police release sketch of man who sexuall...→

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

A Florida man whose relatives reportedly suspect was depressed over the coronavirus pandemic fatally shot his wife and 21-year-old son, sheriff officials said. [...] Read full article: Florida man allegedly depressed from cor...→

Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man After Alleged Fight Over Sleeping Dogs: Deputies

Officials in some Florida counties say a patchwork of state regulations makes it difficult to implement the new pandemic rules set by Gov. Ron DeSantis... Cell [...] Read full article: Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man Afte...→

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

A suspect has reportedly confessed to killing a female protester and elderly woman whose bodies were found June 13 in Tallahassee, Florida. Read full article: Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders...→

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

A Tallahassee man openly confessed to the murders of two women, providing grisly detail about what he did, according to newly released court documents. Read full article: Florida man confessed to grisly murders ...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, the Most During Pandemic

Florida reported a total of 93,797 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, up 4,049 from a day earlier, the biggest daily increase since the pandemic began.Total cases ros [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, th...→

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Anyone in the Florida Keys will be required to wear a face mask to help curb the spread of coronavirus or get hit with a $500 civil fine. Read full article: Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys ...→

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Police arrested Justin Arthur Allen Couch in Hernando County on Tuesday and charged with aggravated battery after a machete attack. Read full article: Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arr...→

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Businesses and workers are feeling the squeeze as the coronavirus pandemic has forced stores across Florida to shutter their doors. Companies being forced to d [...] Read full article: Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, B...→

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

A 32-year-old man has been charged with attempted kidnapping and other crimes for allegedly dragging a 7-year-old girl from her bed and out the front door of h [...] Read full article: DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping A...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

A popular bar in central Florida where dozens of workers and patrons have come down with the new coronavirus had its alcohol license suspended after a state in [...] Read full article: Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41...→

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

It was a Father’s Day unlike any before for one Chula Vista man who was recovering at home after being on a ventilator for 10 days while treated for the novel [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Man and His Family Recoverin...→

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Sheriff’s officials have arrested a 22-year-old Florida man after several threatening social media messages targeting Black Lives Matter demonstrations Read full article: Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black ...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 100,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,173 deaths. As of 10:40 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases s...→

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

As the NBA prepares for the season to return in Florida, there is some concern over the safety of the state.  Read full article: Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COV...→

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida reported nearly 3,500 more new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday, a dip from the record-breaking numbers of recent days,... Read full article: No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 ...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Above 7-Day Average 3.5%

Florida reported 97,291 Covid-19 cases on Sunday, up 3,494 from a day earlier when the state registered its most new cases.Total cases rose 3.7% in the past da [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Ab...→

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A rare hybrid hawksbill-green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital, will participate in a long-distance on [...] Read full article: Rare sea turtle released off Florida Key...→

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - A man has been arrested after allegedly leading police on a chase through parts of the lower Florida Keys. Vitalli... Read full article: Police arrest man accused of leading the...→

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is downplaying a continued rise in confirmed coronavirus cases after the state reopened by saying more younger people with [...] Read full article: Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 ...→

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Businesses and workers are feeling the squeeze as the coronavirus pandemic has forced stores across Florida to shutter their doors. Companies being forced to d [...] Read full article: Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, B...→

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

After breaking into the apartment on Lawrence St. near 60th Ave., in Flushing, Queens, Haughton, who is a stranger to the victim, took the girl from her bed an [...] Read full article: Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man...→

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

A 32-year-old man has been charged with attempted kidnapping and other crimes for allegedly dragging a 7-year-old girl from her bed and out the front door of h [...] Read full article: DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping A...→

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

A South Florida man is facing multiple charges after authorities say he recruited and exploited young women through sex trafficking for nearly two years. Read full article: South Florida Man Accused of Sex Traffic...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

A popular bar in central Florida where dozens of workers and patrons have come down with the new coronavirus had its alcohol license suspended after a state in [...] Read full article: Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

A Miami Beach is back home after battling COVID-19 for more than two months and being placed on a ventilator twice. Jack Nolan, 66, spent more than seventy day [...] Read full article: Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battli...→

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

It was a Father’s Day unlike any before for one Chula Vista man who was recovering at home after being on a ventilator for 10 days while treated for the novel [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Man and His Family Recoverin...→

Police release sketch of man who sexually assaulted girl

Police are searching for a man after a young girl with special needs said she was the victim of an alarming attack on her wayRead More... Miami-Dade Police sai [...] Read full article: Police release sketch of man who sexuall...→

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

A Florida man was arrested for allegedly attacking Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert in a South Dakota restaurant on Friday night. Read full article: Florida man arrested for allegedly sucke...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 100,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,173 deaths. As of 10:40 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases s...→

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill approving a $6 million payment to a black man who was left paralyzed when a sheriff’s deputy mistook his cellphone [...] Read full article: Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by...→

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida reported nearly 3,500 more new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday, a dip from the record-breaking numbers of recent days,... Read full article: No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 ...→

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

A suspect has reportedly confessed to killing a female protester and elderly woman whose bodies were found June 13 in Tallahassee, Florida. Read full article: Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders...→

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

The coronavirus outbreak continued its fevered escalation in Florida on Saturday, as Gov. Ron DeSantis again tried to tamp down worry over another record-break [...] Read full article: Florida posts another daily record of CO...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, the Most During Pandemic

Florida reported a total of 93,797 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, up 4,049 from a day earlier, the biggest daily increase since the pandemic began.Total cases ros [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, th...→

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

A 26-year-old Florida man was charged with manslaughter on Friday after he shot his friend with a Colt M4 rifle he had been customizing.  Read full article: Florida man charged with manslaughter af...→

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - A man has been arrested after allegedly leading police on a chase through parts of the lower Florida Keys. Vitalli... Read full article: Police arrest man accused of leading the...→

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Police arrested Justin Arthur Allen Couch in Hernando County on Tuesday and charged with aggravated battery after a machete attack. Read full article: Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arr...→

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

As COVID-19 cases surge higher in the state, the number of those wanting tests has increased. Can Florida keep up with the heightened demand? Some lawmakers an [...] Read full article: Can Florida keep up with increased deman...→

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

MIAMI (WSVN) - The FDA is fast-tracking an experimental drug being studied at the University of Miami. The drug, RLF 100, remains in the testing... Read full article: New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing p...→

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Authorities say a Florida man stole a million dollar yacht, then abandoned it after accidentally ramming it into some pilings Read full article: Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, ...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

The video shows a masked employee trying to block the unidentified man from entering the store. It's unclear who filmed the video. Read full article: Video shows Florida man who refused to w...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

(WSVN) - There are now more than 103,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,238 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Tuesday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Fl...→

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

A Winchester man is facing federal charges for allegedly filing fraudulent loan applications seeking over $13 million in coronavirus small business relief fund [...] Read full article: Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently ...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Sheriff’s officials have arrested a 22-year-old Florida man after several threatening social media messages targeting Black Lives Matter demonstrations Read full article: Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black ...→

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

A Florida man whose relatives reportedly suspect was depressed over the coronavirus pandemic fatally shot his wife and 21-year-old son, sheriff officials said. [...] Read full article: Florida man allegedly depressed from cor...→

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

A defiant shopper fought his way into a Florida Walmart after he was denied entry for refusing to wear a face mask, a viral video shows. The clip, which has be [...] Read full article: Man refusing to wear mask fights his way...→

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

As the NBA prepares for the season to return in Florida, there is some concern over the safety of the state.  Read full article: Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COV...→

Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man After Alleged Fight Over Sleeping Dogs: Deputies

Officials in some Florida counties say a patchwork of state regulations makes it difficult to implement the new pandemic rules set by Gov. Ron DeSantis... Cell [...] Read full article: Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man Afte...→

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Police are looking for a 15-year-old Gilroy girl who went missing Tuesday and might be in the company of a man known as “King Dre.” Read full article: Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Above 7-Day Average 3.5%

Florida reported 97,291 Covid-19 cases on Sunday, up 3,494 from a day earlier when the state registered its most new cases.Total cases rose 3.7% in the past da [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Ab...→

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

A Tallahassee man openly confessed to the murders of two women, providing grisly detail about what he did, according to newly released court documents. Read full article: Florida man confessed to grisly murders ...→

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

A Florida man surprised several businesses struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic with checks to help them stay afloat. Read full article: Florida Man Surprises Struggling Busines...→

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A rare hybrid hawksbill-green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital, will participate in a long-distance on [...] Read full article: Rare sea turtle released off Florida Key...→

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Anyone in the Florida Keys will be required to wear a face mask to help curb the spread of coronavirus or get hit with a $500 civil fine. Read full article: Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys ...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is downplaying a continued rise in confirmed coronavirus cases after the state reopened by saying more younger people with [...] Read full article: Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 ...→

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

Can Florida keep up with increased demand for COVID-19 testing?

As COVID-19 cases surge higher in the state, the number of those wanting tests has increased. Can Florida keep up with the heightened demand? Some lawmakers an [...] Read full article: Can Florida keep up with increased deman...→

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, Businesses Struggling Due to COVID-19

Businesses and workers are feeling the squeeze as the coronavirus pandemic has forced stores across Florida to shutter their doors. Companies being forced to d [...] Read full article: Florida Offering Benefits for Workers, B...→

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing phase excites South Florida doctors

MIAMI (WSVN) - The FDA is fast-tracking an experimental drug being studied at the University of Miami. The drug, RLF 100, remains in the testing... Read full article: New emergency COVID-19 drug in testing p...→

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man who tried to kidnap her from Queens home: DA

After breaking into the apartment on Lawrence St. near 60th Ave., in Flushing, Queens, Haughton, who is a stranger to the victim, took the girl from her bed an [...] Read full article: Family saves screaming girl, 7, from man...→

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping Attempt, Tries to Drag Girl Out of Queens Home

A 32-year-old man has been charged with attempted kidnapping and other crimes for allegedly dragging a 7-year-old girl from her bed and out the front door of h [...] Read full article: DA: Man Charged in ‘Brazen' Kidnapping A...→

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, Abandoned It: Police

Authorities say a Florida man stole a million dollar yacht, then abandoned it after accidentally ramming it into some pilings Read full article: Florida Man Stole $1M Yacht, Got Stuck, ...→

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

South Florida Man Accused of Sex Trafficking Multiple Women

A South Florida man is facing multiple charges after authorities say he recruited and exploited young women through sex trafficking for nearly two years. Read full article: South Florida Man Accused of Sex Traffic...→

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

University of South Florida awards $20 million in financial aid to students amid COVID-19 pandemic

The University of South Florida plans to provide $20 million to help students who are experiencing financial hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: University of South Florida awards $20 m...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

Video shows Florida man who refused to wear mask fighting his way into Walmart

The video shows a masked employee trying to block the unidentified man from entering the store. It's unclear who filmed the video. Read full article: Video shows Florida man who refused to w...→

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41 Workers and Patrons Test Positive for COVID-19

A popular bar in central Florida where dozens of workers and patrons have come down with the new coronavirus had its alcohol license suspended after a state in [...] Read full article: Florida Bar's License Suspended After 41...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Florida cases, deaths surpass 3,200

(WSVN) - There are now more than 103,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,238 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Tuesday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Over 103,000 Fl...→

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging In Florida, Man

Because Trump hates people who vandalize statues, check out today's midday links: "30 Rock" episodes pulled, Florida coronavirus catastrophe, mask waste, virtu [...] Read full article: Early Addition: Coronavirus Is Surging I...→

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battling COVID-19 at Hospital Goes Home

A Miami Beach is back home after battling COVID-19 for more than two months and being placed on a ventilator twice. Jack Nolan, 66, spent more than seventy day [...] Read full article: Miami Beach Man Who Spent 70 Days Battli...→

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently Obtain $13M In COVID-19 Relief

A Winchester man is facing federal charges for allegedly filing fraudulent loan applications seeking over $13 million in coronavirus small business relief fund [...] Read full article: Man Charged With Trying To Fraudulently ...→

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

Chula Vista Man and His Family Recovering From COVID-19 on Father's Day

It was a Father’s Day unlike any before for one Chula Vista man who was recovering at home after being on a ventilator for 10 days while treated for the novel [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Man and His Family Recoverin...→

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as US sees surge in infections in states across South and West

The disturbing signs in the Sunshine State as well as places like Arizona, Alabama, Texas and South Carolina are raising fears that the progress won after mont [...] Read full article: COVID-19 cases top 100,000 in Florida as...→

Police release sketch of man who sexually assaulted girl

Police are searching for a man after a young girl with special needs said she was the victim of an alarming attack on her wayRead More... Miami-Dade Police sai [...] Read full article: Police release sketch of man who sexuall...→

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black Lives Matter Rally: Sheriff

Sheriff’s officials have arrested a 22-year-old Florida man after several threatening social media messages targeting Black Lives Matter demonstrations Read full article: Florida Man Threatens to Shoot Up Black ...→

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

Florida man arrested for allegedly sucker-punching Eagles' Dallas Goedert

A Florida man was arrested for allegedly attacking Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert in a South Dakota restaurant on Friday night. Read full article: Florida man arrested for allegedly sucke...→

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

Florida man allegedly depressed from coronavirus kills wife, son: cops

A Florida man whose relatives reportedly suspect was depressed over the coronavirus pandemic fatally shot his wife and 21-year-old son, sheriff officials said. [...] Read full article: Florida man allegedly depressed from cor...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases surpass 100,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 100,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,173 deaths. As of 10:40 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases s...→

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

Man refusing to wear mask fights his way into Walmart in Florida

A defiant shopper fought his way into a Florida Walmart after he was denied entry for refusing to wear a face mask, a viral video shows. The clip, which has be [...] Read full article: Man refusing to wear mask fights his way...→

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COVID-19 Spike in Florida

As the NBA prepares for the season to return in Florida, there is some concern over the safety of the state.  Read full article: Report: NBA Has Growing Concern Over COV...→

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by Deputy Shooting

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill approving a $6 million payment to a black man who was left paralyzed when a sheriff’s deputy mistook his cellphone [...] Read full article: Florida Gov OKs $6M for Man Paralyzed by...→

Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man After Alleged Fight Over Sleeping Dogs: Deputies

Officials in some Florida counties say a patchwork of state regulations makes it difficult to implement the new pandemic rules set by Gov. Ron DeSantis... Cell [...] Read full article: Florida Woman Tries to Run Over Man Afte...→

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 cases stoke worry

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida reported nearly 3,500 more new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday, a dip from the record-breaking numbers of recent days,... Read full article: No record set, but new Florida COVID-19 ...→

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of Man: Police

Police are looking for a 15-year-old Gilroy girl who went missing Tuesday and might be in the company of a man known as “King Dre.” Read full article: Missing Gilroy Girl May Be in Company of...→

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders of Protester and Elderly Woman

A suspect has reportedly confessed to killing a female protester and elderly woman whose bodies were found June 13 in Tallahassee, Florida. Read full article: Report: Florida Man Confesses to Murders...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Above 7-Day Average 3.5%

Florida reported 97,291 Covid-19 cases on Sunday, up 3,494 from a day earlier when the state registered its most new cases.Total cases rose 3.7% in the past da [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise 3.7%, Ab...→

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

Florida posts another daily record of COVID-19 infections

The coronavirus outbreak continued its fevered escalation in Florida on Saturday, as Gov. Ron DeSantis again tried to tamp down worry over another record-break [...] Read full article: Florida posts another daily record of CO...→

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

Florida man confessed to grisly murders of 2 missing George Floyd protesters found dead, court docs show

A Tallahassee man openly confessed to the murders of two women, providing grisly detail about what he did, according to newly released court documents. Read full article: Florida man confessed to grisly murders ...→

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

Florida Man Surprises Struggling Businesses with Checks

A Florida man surprised several businesses struggling due to the coronavirus pandemic with checks to help them stay afloat. Read full article: Florida Man Surprises Struggling Busines...→

Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, the Most During Pandemic

Florida reported a total of 93,797 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, up 4,049 from a day earlier, the biggest daily increase since the pandemic began.Total cases ros [...] Read full article: Florida Covid-19 Cases Rise by 4,049, th...→

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

Rare sea turtle released off Florida Keys

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — A rare hybrid hawksbill-green sea turtle, rehabilitated at the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital, will participate in a long-distance on [...] Read full article: Rare sea turtle released off Florida Key...→

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

Florida man charged with manslaughter after shooting friend with rifle

A 26-year-old Florida man was charged with manslaughter on Friday after he shot his friend with a Colt M4 rifle he had been customizing.  Read full article: Florida man charged with manslaughter af...→

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys or $500 Fine

Anyone in the Florida Keys will be required to wear a face mask to help curb the spread of coronavirus or get hit with a $500 civil fine. Read full article: Face Masks Required in the Florida Keys ...→

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

Police arrest man accused of leading them on chase through Florida Keys

KEY WEST, FLA. (WSVN) - A man has been arrested after allegedly leading police on a chase through parts of the lower Florida Keys. Vitalli... Read full article: Police arrest man accused of leading the...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arrested for Machete Attack

Police arrested Justin Arthur Allen Couch in Hernando County on Tuesday and charged with aggravated battery after a machete attack. Read full article: Florida Man with Machete Face Tattoo Arr...→

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 Due to More Testing, Especially Among Younger People

Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis is downplaying a continued rise in confirmed coronavirus cases after the state reopened by saying more younger people with [...] Read full article: Florida Governor Says Spike in COVID-19 ...→