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Florida deputy won't be charged for off-duty crash that left teen in coma
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - An off-duty Florida sheriff's deputy will not face charges for allegedly running a stop sign while speeding and crashing into a car, critically injuring a teenager.
Hooters Calendar Girls share holiday joy with South Florida children
MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - Hooters Calendar Girls are spreading holiday cheer to South Florida children. The girls made stops at His House Children’s Home in Miami Gardens and Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood over the weekend.
West Palm Beach man, 50, dies in fiery Martin County crash
A 50-year-old West Palm Beach man died on the scene of a fiery crash in Martin County on Sunday evening. Jorge Enrique Avila was the driver of a 1988 Ford Crown Victoria that became engulfed in flames after being struck by a 2000 Ford-150 driven by a 36-year-old Okeechobee woman, according to the Fl
Deputies investigate double shooting, one dead
PALM SPRINGS, Fla. (CBS12) — Deputies are investigating a double shooting that left one male dead and another in critical condition. Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputies say a shooting happened at 4400 Purdy Lane just before 3:40 a.m. near Palm Springs.
5 West Palm Beach Area Foreclosures Selling Now
WEST PALM BEACH, FL — Don't have a lot to spend, but still looking for a home nearby? Why not check out foreclosed properties in the area? They could be just the thing!. Here are five new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size and location.
Florida photographer captures a mystery couple's engagement
A Florida photographer who caught an unsuspecting man proposing to his girlfriend wants to track them down to share her images of the special moment. Joy Groover came across the man popping the question to his girlfriend at a church in Palm Beach eight years ago.
UPDATE: Chris Alfeo, Amber Reif, Brenda Walker Killed
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Investigators have released the names of the three people killed in a horrific crash early Saturday morning on the I-95 off-ramp to Palmetto Park Road.
Democrat Nikki Fried will move to pardon Groveland Four, victims of Florida’s racist past
Incoming Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried says she'll move to pardon members of the Groveland Four during the first meeting of Florida's Cabinet next year, correcting one of the worst abuses of the state's racist past.
Silver Alert issued for missing woman with Alzheimer's in West Palm Beach
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — There is a Silver Alert for a missing woman from West Palm Beach. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office says 89-year-old Bonnie Rawlins drove away from her home and hasn't been seen since.
Former Boynton Beach star Trequan Smith returns home with Northern Illinois for Boca Bowl
West Palm Beach (CBS12) — Boca Raton Bowl week is exciting for any College Football fan in Palm Beach County, but it's even more exciting for the players involved who happen to be from Palm Beach County or the Treasure Coast. For those players on Northern Illinois and the University of Alabama at Bi
'Blood everywhere': Palm Springs community furious about eliminating nuisance ducks — with guns
PALM SPRINGS — Amei Francesco-Folsom arrived home on a Thursday afternoon to find blood all over the streets in her Palm Springs neighborhood. Her husband, Greg, informed her the blood was from neighborhood ducks and she subsequently called her town’s maintenance department to have it cleaned.
VIDEO: Red light runner slams into car in Boynton Beach
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Police are using a dramatic video to remind folks to stop when the light is red. Boynton Beach Police shared video of a driver of an SUV who ran a red light and crashed into another car.
Overturned tractor trailer blocks traffic on Florida Turnpike in Sumter County
An overturned tractor trailer blocked traffic for several hours Thursday on the Florida Turnpike in Sumter County. Orlando Gonzalez, 45, of Lake Worth had been at the wheel of the semi at 2:46 p.m. on the turnpike north of U.S. 301 when he came upon backed-up traffic and failed to stop, according to
Three dead in fiery head-on collision in Boca Raton
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fiery crash that left three people dead at the Interstate 95 Palmetto Exit ramp in Boca Raton. The driver of a Kia Optima was traveling the wrong direction on the exit ramp around 1 a.m., Saturday.
BREAKING: Trump plans 16-day holiday visit to Mar-a-Lago
President Donald Trump is expected to spend 16 days at Mar-a-Lago over the Christmas and New Year's holidays, according to an alert issued by the Federal Aviation Administration this morning.
PBSO: Royal Palm man, 19, arrested in 'grandparent' scam
ROYAL PALM BEACH — After a 75-year-old woman fell prey to a scam, the Royal Palm Beach man accused of defrauding her was arrested on Tuesday. Liam Thomas Carroll Emge, 19, called the Brevard County woman in November 2017 and pretended to be her grandson in need of bail money, according to the Palm B
Deputy won't be charged in crash that put teen in coma
A Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy won't face criminal charges after being accused of running a stop sign and causing a crash that left a young woman in a coma. The State Attorney's Office decided Thursday not to file charges against Michael D'Avanzo, who was 25 at the time of the crash, because “
Tracking rain ahead of our next cold front
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS 12) — A cold front pushing through the Sunshine State will first bring some rain; then cooler air our way. Skies will be mostly cloudy through the afternoon with high temps warming into the low 80s. Southerly winds will gust upwards of 25 mph.
Woman posing as nurse forces way into Boynton Beach home
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A woman impersonating a nurse forced her way into a Boynton Beach home, pushed the 77-year-old resident to the floor and stole several bottle of prescription drugs.
Odds steep at Palm Beach County’s most popular 'choice' schools
Thousands of Palm Beach County parents are rushing to submit applications for their kids to attend one of the school district’s choice programs next year, and most are sure to be crowding around the same campuses.