An Orlando waitress is being hailed a hero after helping a boy escape from a possibly abusive home, police said.
Universal Orlando Resort has hit capacity several times this holiday season before noon.
A beachgoer in South Florida stumbled upon nearly $1 million worth of cocaine that washed ashore.
Here's a problem only golfers in Florida would face: how to retrieve a ball stuck on a gator's tail on the golf course.
Investigators say the burglar was trying to break into a Florida home when the window slammed down on his neck, killing him.
A man living in Marion County has been arrested for a rape in Tampa that occurred in 1998, thanks to DNA evidence collected from a cigarette butt in Marion County last month.
Police want to know who kidnapped, tortured and fatally shot two truckers execution-style before dumping their bodies on a South Florida street over the weekend.
Disney reportedly collects and sorts the coins periodically before donating them to a local charity.
A mysterious shipwreck that may date back to the 1800s has emerged from the sands of a northern Florida beach.
Police in north Florida announced the arrests of 178 people in a "large-scale" human trafficking investigation, with charges including production of child pornography and sex trafficking of a minor.
A Florida man paid $150 for a "full-contact experience" with a captive black leopard, which would allow him to play with the rare cat and rub its belly. Instead, he was attacked as soon as he entered the enclosure and needed multiple surgeries.
Over the course of five years, detectives said the Tampa woman received over $100,000 in reimbursements for 42,000 fraudulent returns to Amazon through 31 different accounts.
Authorities found the body of an aspiring hip-hop artist inside the trunk of a Virginia man's car after he crashed on a Miami highway, police said.
A Florida mom grabbed a pistol and got into a shootout with armed home invasion suspects in order to defend her husband and 7-year-old son.
Officials in two Florida counties are investigating claims of voter intimidation through unsolicited emails.
A group of flying squirrel smugglers has been grounded after a 19-month-long investigation that stretched across the country and as far as Asia, Florida wildlife officials say.
Security video showed the suspect pouring gasoline into bottles and then throwing them at a Planned Parenthood building in Fort Myers.
A Florida woman has been charged with child neglect after she was accused of leaving her seven children home alone for months.
A man is facing numerous charges after allegedly kidnapping and holding his ex-girlfriend hostage.
Just in time for the weekend, restaurants can operate at full capacity -- regardless of local government rules -- as Florida moves into a partial Phase 3 reopening.