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Deputies: Florida man accused of DUI mistook bank drive-thru for Taco Bell

SPRING HILL, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking a bank drive-thru for a Taco Bell. The Tampa Bay Times reports that 38-year-old Douglas Jon Francisco was arrested Wednesday evening outside the Bank of America branch in Spring Hill.

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:25:20

Cold weather shelters opening Thursday across Tampa Bay area

(WFLA) - Tampa Bay area counties are opening cold weather shelters on Thursday for anyone needing a warm place to spend the night. These shelters will open in Hillsborough County: Individuals, including pet owners, who need transportation to a cold weather shelter should call the Hillsborough County

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-18 21:28:43

Tampa man gets five life sentences for killing three with assault rifle

TAMPA Early one morning in December 2014, Angel Luis Perez, high on cocaine, burst through the back door of an east Tampa home and used an AK-47 assault rifle to slaughter two people in their bed. A 3-year-old boy witnessed the murders. Perez grabbed him, stepped outside and shot Olivia Miller, Pere

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-01-19 10:14:00

VIDEO | 'Man bun bandit' accused of swiping packages in Clearwater

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- This guy's got a great balancing act? But he has to be a regular Houdini if he wants to elude police after this video surfaced. Clearwater police released the video Thursday of a guy they dubbed the 'man-bun' bandit, who allegedly made off with several packages last month from a

10NEWS - 2018-01-18 19:53:30

Ex-employee: Michael Douglas fondled himself in front of her

NEW YORK (AP) A woman who worked for Michael Douglas in the late 1980s says he fondled himself in front of her an allegation the actor has vigorously denied. Susan Braudy appeared Friday on NBC's "Today" show. Braudy, a journalist and author, says the actor unbuckled his belt, put his hand into his

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2018-01-19 08:21:31

What's happening in Tampa Bay this weekend? | January 19-21

TAMPA BAY, Fla. - If you're looking for something fun to do this weekend (January 19-21), there's plenty of action happening around the Tampa Bay area. When: 7 p.m. Where: The Mahaffey Theater at 400 1st Street Southeast, Saint Petersburg Cost: $95 Info: Expect an evening of nonstop laughs when Ste

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2018-01-19 16:21:48

Forecast: After a chilly morning, normal weather slowly returning to Tampa Bay

Its a slow return to normal, as some residents still woke up to frost and sub-freezing temperatures, 10Weather WTSP meteorologist Grant Gilmore said. Inland areas, as well as coastal Pasco County and to the north, remained under a freeze warning until 9 a.m. as temperatures were at or below freezing

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2018-01-19 05:14:00

Police: Man-bun bandit' seen stealing packages from Clearwater home

Clearwater Police are searching for a "man-bun bandit" who is seen stealing packages from a residence. Police on Thursday tweeted this video of the suspect, who is seen attempting to balance multiple packages while gathering them at a home on Majestic Oaks Boulevard. Anyone with information is asked

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-01-18 14:24:00

Rockford woman killed, Marengo man hurt in McHenry County crash

A Rockford woman has died and a Marengo man is hurt after a two-car crash in the unincorporated town of Union in McHenry County Wednesday night. According to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office, a 2005 Honda Civic driven by a 27-year-old Rockford woman was going westbound on Route 176 around 9:30 p.

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-18 20:21:00

One dead in apartment fire in Chatham

Chicago, Il - - One person has died after a fire in an apartment in the South Side Chatham neighborhood. Firefighters pulled a man and a woman from the blaze at 955 E. 86th Street at around nine this morning. Officials say the fire was contained to one apartment. They believe it began in the front r

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 18:28:49

Mild temperatures lead to weekend rain

Relative mild air of Pacific origin has spread into the Chicago area and will remain in control through the weekend. Temperatures are not excessively warm ... readings generally in the 40s ... but it is mild compared to the chill that prevailed for several days previously. A new storm system develop

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 01:43:24

Man Pleads Guilty To 1985 Rape, Murder Of Glen Ellyn Teen

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) - Thirty-two years after a Glen Ellyn girl was abducted, raped and murdered, a Champaign man has entered a guilty plea. DuPage County State's Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced Thursday Michael Jones, 64, has entered a plea of guilty to the 1985 murder of fifteen-year-old

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 08:59:08

2 killed, 8 wounded in Thursday shootings across Chicago

CHICAGO (SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - Two people were killed in a shooting early Thursday, kicking off a violent day that ended in eight other people shot across Chicago. The double-fatal attack pushed the city to 18 shooting homicides - out of 21 total homicides - in as many days so far this year, accor

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-19 17:14:00

Report clears officer who killed teenager

Paul O'Neal A disciplinary report cleared one officer who shot dead 18-year old Paul O'Neal in 2016, but the same report recommends that two Chicago police officers be fired for shooting at a moving vehicle during a chase that led up to the fatal shooting. The report from the defunct Independent Pol

CHICAGOCRUSADER.COM - 2018-01-19 12:05:39

15-year-old Chicago boy shot multiple times after answering front door of home

SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE - A 15-year-old boy was shot when he answered the door to his Lawndale home Thursday evening, police said. About 6 p.m., the teen answered the door to his home in the 1200 block of South Homan and was met by a male armed with a gun, Chicago Police said. He then shot the boy in t

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-19 05:14:00

Huntley School on Soft Lockdown After Bullets Found: Police

The bullets were found around 11 a.m. near the school's college and careers office, police said ASSOCIATED PRESS Huntley High School was placed on a soft lockdown Friday after two live bullets were found in a hallway, police said. The bullets were found around 11 a.m. near the school's college and c

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-19 17:37:16

Child pornography investigation likely sparked Fort Myers teen's fatal crash into school

Parents of teen who killed himself by crashing into school talk about child pornography investigation that may have sparked the death Video by Michael Braun Wesley Prophet Sauver, who's father confirmed Wednesday he was the driver killed when he smashed a car into the side of ECS in Fort Myers. Th

NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-18 21:43:49

Man sentenced to life in prison for cocaine trafficking in Punta Gorda

A 34-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for cocaine trafficking, according to the state attorney's office. Angel Zayas Chico, of Puerto Rico, was sentenced to life in prison for conspiracy to traffic in cocaine and received 15 years in prison to be served concurrently on the attem

WINKNEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 23:33:50

First Alert Weather: Freeze warning once again for parts of the Suncoast

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Don't put away the jackets quite yet as another round of freezing temperatures can be expected Friday morning. High pressure building in will keep skies clear tonight and winds rather light, but we will still see wind chills in the upper 20s to low 30s to start the day on Frida

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2018-01-18 21:24:00

22-year-old Fort Myers woman arrested after allegedly found with Fentanyl

An investigation into Fentanyl trafficking in Fort Myers led to the arrest of a 22-year-old Fort Myers woman. The investigation into the opioid stemmed from the arrest of Mark Francis Walker on Wednesday by the Fort Myers Police Department, according to a news release by the Lee County Sheriff's Of

NEWS-PRESS - 2018-01-18 22:23:07