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2 crashes reported on I-4 in Seminole County

SANFORD, Fla. - Two victims were taken to a hospital early Tuesday after two crashes were reported on Interstate 4 in Seminole County, officials said. The crashes were reported around 2:15 a.m. on I-4 east near State Road 46-A.


Southwest Boeing 737 Max 8 plane makes emergency landing due to reported engine problem

A Southwest Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft bound for California was forced to return to Orlando International Airport after declaring an emergency on board. According to a statement from the FAA, the plane departed from the Florida airport around 2:50 p.m. Tuesday. Soon after, flight crew declared an eme


Students first day back to class at Lake Mary High after classmate committed suicide on campus

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Students at Lake Mary High School are returning to class for the first time Monday since a student shot and killed herself inside the school’s auditorium.


Florida license plate stolen 9 years ago caught on toll violation photos

COCOA, Fla. - Polly Hare, a senior citizen living in Cocoa, said she had no idea how her stolen Florida license plate could be on the back of a van in South Florida, nine years after she reported the theft to police.


Permit Granted for Con­tro­versial Gun Range — With Re­stric­tions

TAVARES, Fla. — Despite more than $100,000 in damage to a nearby state wildlife conservation area, Lake County commissioners voted Tuesday to allow a gun range to continue operating, with restrictions.


Naked woman walks across Florida highway

FLAGLER BEACH, FL (WFLA/NBC) - Drivers are still stunned after they spotted a naked woman walking across Interstate-95 on Friday. Richard Griffin, of Brevard County, said he’s sure nobody would believe him without seeing the video he shot.


Another judge to oversee Markeith Loyd's first murder trial in September

ORLANDO, Fla. - An Orange County judge has set Sept. 30 as the date of Markeith Loyd's first murder trial after denying the state's motion to proceed to trial without further delay under Florida's new victim's rights law.


Spring breakers turn tables on armed robber at Florida gas station

Four young men spending their spring break in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, were confronted by a gunman, but instead of giving into his demands, they fought back. The Broward Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released surveillance footage of the March 17 incident at a Mobil gas station on Oakland Park Bouleva


Florida Senate Passes Bill SB 7030 to Arm Teachers

Florida Senate Committee Passes Bill that Would Arm Teachers Ignoring the Will of Floridians. – Today, the Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee passed the controversial bill SB 7030 that would arm teachers in our schools. The bill, which is strongly opposed by Floridians, would expand the so


50 years for Florida man who raped neighbor, then offered yard work

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A 20-year-old convicted of raping his neighbor and then offering to do work around her house to make it up to her is being sent to prison for 50 years.


Two black bears are just chilling on a tree outside an Orlando school

Two black bears are currently hangin' out on a tree at the Orlando Science Middle/High School campus off North John Young Parkway. The charter school's executive director, Yalcin Akin, says on Facebook that the "mommy bear and her cub" stopped by the school's high school campus parking lot on 2427 L


Truck crash sends chunks of concrete onto Florida's Turnpike

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - A truck struck a highway overpass Tuesday, sending large chunks of concrete onto Florida's Turnpike in Hollywood, authorities said. No one was hurt, but the crash along Hollywood Boulevard caused traffic delays as several northbound Turnpike lanes were blocked by debris.


Attorneys question why Orlando man accused of murdering wife filed new corporation

ORLANDO, Fla. - There are questions about why an Orlando man accused of murdering his wife in their Delaney Park home started a new business after she died. Shanti Cooper-Tronnes was found dead in her home nearly a year ago. Her husband David Tronnes is charged in her death.


Former preschool teacher accused of sexual abuse pleads guilty

ORLANDO, Fla. - A former Baldwin Park VPK teacher accused of inappropriately touching children has pleaded guilty. According to court records, Jayrico Hamilton pleaded guilty Monday to three counts of lewd and lascivious conduct Monday.


Man charged with attempted homicide after running woman over with car, Oviedo police say

OVIEDO, Fla. - A Sanford man is facing charges of attempted homicide after police said he ran a woman over in the parking lot of an Oviedo middle school. Witnesses said 44-year-old Terrence Moore got into a physical altercation with the woman in the parking lot of Lawton Chiles Middle School before


Kissimmee man run over, killed by big rig after being ejected on Turnpike

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - A 27-year-old Kissimmee man was run over and killed by a tractor-trailer after being ejected during a crash on the Florida Turnpike in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.


Lockout lifted at 3 Orange County schools after robbery suspect arrested

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - Three Orange County schools were placed on lockout Tuesday while deputies searched for a robbery suspect, investigators said. Officials said the lockout at Olympia High School, Chain of Lakes High School and Windy Ridge School has since been lifted.


Melbourne nurse saves girl's life while staying at Orlando hotel

ORLANDO, Fla. - As hotel guests watched in a state of panic when a young girl was pulled from an Orlando resort pool, a Melbourne nurse said she stayed calm and focused to help save the girl's life.


Man, 80, Shot in Attempted Car­jacking Thanks Good Samar­itans for Saving His Life

LEESBURG, Fla. — An 80-year-old man shot in an attempted carjacking at a Leesburg Save-A-Lot is at home mending his wound, while the man accused of shooting him is in police custody.


Mom intoxicated while child nearly drowns in Daytona Beach resort hot tub, police say

DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla. - A Volusia County mother faces child neglect charges after her 3-year-old son fell into a hot tub at a resort and almost drowned, Daytona Beach Shores police said.