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Falling palm tree kills woman in hammock in Florida
The palm tree crashed on her, and she was taken to a hospital in St. Petersburg, where she later died of her injuries.
Ironman Florida moving from PCB to Haines City
The 20thedition of IRONMAN Florida will, despite Hurricane Michael, proceed. We are pleased to announce that the race will take place on Sunday, November 4 in Haines City, Florida, which is between Orlando and Tampa, and is the popular venue for IRONMAN 70.3 Florida.
Six people shot in shooting near Jacksonville Jaguar's stadium
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - Six people were shot in Jacksonville near the Jaguars' stadium. Three of the people are in critical condition. At 1:26 p.m., the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office confirmed via Twitter that multiple people were at A. Philip Randolph Boulevard and Pippin Street. #JSO
Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Saturday, Oct. 20
Dia De Los Muertos: Join the Mexican celebration that has been organized each year since 1992 by the owners of Casa Tina to pay reverence to loved ones who have passed. The celebration includes a candlelit processional with giant traditional puppets (9 p.m.). 5 p.m., Casa Tina Gourmet Mexican & Vege
Threat forces evacuation at Miller's Alehouse in Orlando
ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- A threat forced the evacuation of an Orlando restaurant on Saturday.Deputies say that someone phoned in the threat, saying that an explosive was placed in a vehicle parked in the Miller's Alehouse parking lot on John Young Parkway.Deputies locked down the area, but found
FHP: Woman killed, man critically injured in wrong-way motorcycle crash in Apopka
APOPKA, Fla.- A woman was killed and a man was critically injured after a car driving the wrong way in Apopka crashed into their motorcycle, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
277 Pedophiles Arrested by Polk County Sheriff, in Florida's ‘Operation No Tricks, No Treats’
For more than a week the Polk County Sheriff's Office in Florida engaged in the undercover Sting operation, which includes the arrests of pharmacists, children's pediatricians, and even law enforcement.
Driver Killed in Wrong-Way Crash on Selmon Expressway
TAMPA, Florida - Parts of the Selmon Expressway were closed for several hours Sunday morning after a fatal, wrong-way crash. It happened just east of the Platt Street exit ramp. Tampa Police said a pickup truck got on the entrance ramp near Hyde Park and was driving eastbound in the westbound lanes.
Video shows Lakeland store owner confront, kill suspected shoplifter - WND
In indicting Lakeland City Commissioner Michael Dunn on the charge, a grand jury effectively rejected Florida’s “stand your ground” law as a possible defense for the commissioner’s actions, though the argument that Dunn acted in self-defense will probably makes its way to court.
Deputies identify man found dead on Dale Mabry Hwy, cancel search for vehicle
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide that occurred near Dale Mabry Highway and Busch Boulevard on Friday. When they arrived, deputies found paramedics attempting to render aid to an unresponsive man. The man later died of his injuries at the scene
Six People Injured in Jacksonville Shooting
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Six people have been shot near a football stadium in Jacksonville, according to the Sheriff's Office.Six people injured in shooting in JacksonvilleAt least three in critical condition The shooting happened along A Philip Randolph Boulevard and Pippin Street, just north of the
Florida city official charged with murder after state rejects 'stand your ground' shooting of
A city commissioner was arrested nearly three weeks after police say he shot and killed a man who tried to shoplift a small ax from a military store, authorities said.Michael Dunn was charged Friday with second-degree murder in the Oct. 3 fatal shooting of 50-year-old Cristobal Lopez at a Lakeland,
FATAL CRASH: One dead after early morning fiery crash on Orange Blossom Trail
ORLANDO, Fl. (FOX 35 WOFL)- FHP troopers were on scene at Orange Blossom Trail and 35th Street in Orlando shortly after 3 am this morning, responding to a fiery crash involving two vehicles.
$550K lottery ticket sold at Lakeland gas station, still unclaimed
LAKELAND, Fla. — A $550,000 Lucky Money ticket sold in a Lakeland store is still unclaimed, according to the Florida Lottery.RECOMMENDED:Mega Millions lottery jackpot grows to record $970 million for the October 19, 2018 drawingThe ticket was sold Tuesday night at Murphy USA on US Hwy 98 N. The luck
Man arrested in connection with burglaries in Poinciana area, officials say
OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla.- A man has been arrested in connection with burglaries in the Poinciana area, according to the Osceola County Sheriff's Office.
Lakeland city commissioner charged with murder in shooting of man he suspected of shoplifting
LAKELAND, Fla. - Lakeland County Commissioner Michael Dunn has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder after he fatally shot a suspected shoplifter. State Attorney Brian Haas announced the arrest on Friday, just two weeks after the killing. Surveillance video of the October 3 shooting sh
Man shot multiple times near shopping mall off South Orange Blossom Tr | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic
Orlando, Fla. -Orange County deputies say a man is in critical condition after being shot several times not too far from an Orlando shopping center Friday evening.They say at 7:45 p.m., units responded to the shopping center located at Waterbridge Boulevard and South Orange Blossom Trail.Once there,
Florida politician who fatally shot shoplifter is charged with murder
Michael Dunn was charged with second-degree murder of a shoplifter FridayDunn, 47, fatally shot Christobal Lopez, at his military surplus store October 3Lopez allegedly tried to steal a hatchet from Dunn's military surplus storeLakeland, Florida police arrived and found Lopez dead on the sidewalkVid
Polk County Sheriff's Office transforms the Polk County jail into the haunted
Especially if you're looking for something spooooky to visit with the entire family. I mean, what's spookier than a haunted jail?
Lakeland commissioner arrested for shooting shoplifting suspect
LAKELAND (FOX 13) - More than two weeks later, a Lakeland City Commissioner has been charged in the shooting death of a suspected shoplifter who was trying to flee his store. Commissioner Michael Dunn has been charged with second-degree murder after he shot and killed 50-year-old Cristobal Lopez Wed