Top Stories

AP Top Florida Headlines At 10:10 a.m. EDT

Florida couple get $3,386 water bill at new home
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida couple got an unwanted welcome before they moved into their New Port Richey home....

Fla officer on leave after using stun gun on woman
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida police officer has been placed on administrative leave pending an internal affairs investigation after he fired a stun gun into a 62-year-old woman's back during an arrest in a Tallahassee neighborhood....

Southwest Florida eagle cam up and running
NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- As nesting season begins, people around the world can keep up with the adventures of bad eagles Ozzie and Harriet thanks to a camera mounted above their nest in southwest Florida....

Mock, 1st female pilot to circle globe, dies at 88
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The first female pilot to fly solo around the world has died. Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock was 88....

Toronto firm wins Revel casino auction for $110M
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- A Canadian asset management company won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City....

Police: Man punches 80-year-old in Florida bar
PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) -- A central Florida man is accused of punching an 80-year-old man who asked him to stop cursing and talking about women's private parts at a restaurant bar....

Miami OKs millions to clean contaminated parks
MIAMI (AP) -- Officials in Miami are setting aside millions of dollars to clean and reopen parks that were closed due to contamination....

Tiger Woods to open Florida restaurant next year
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Tiger Woods is trying out some new courses....

Florida loud music killing trial coming to close
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Michael Dunn was shooting to kill, not defending himself, when he fired at 17-year-old Jordan Davis after the two had an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store, prosecutors said during closing arguments on Tuesday in the second trial in the case....

Crist says Florida Gov. Scott has no integrity
MIAMI (AP) -- Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist said Tuesday that current Republican Gov. Rick Scott "has no integrity" and his policies are driven by "the almighty dollar."...

  • 490 First Avenue South
  • St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • 727-893-8111