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Brevard deputies save woman, dog from burning building
TITUSVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Brevard County authorities say deputies rescued a woman in a wheelchair from a fire, along with her pet dog....

Police: 1 child, 4 adults shot outside South Florida house
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Police say five people including a 6-year-old boy have been shot outside a South Florida house....

18 die amid apparent winter tornadoes, other storms in South
ADEL, Ga. (AP) -- First there was the roar of the wind, then mere seconds to scoop up her grandson and run: Bridgit Simmons and her family knew the weekend storms that claimed more than a dozen lives around the South were threatening....

Rubio faces moment of truth on secretary of state vote
WASHINGTON (AP) -- All eyes are on Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida as a Senate committee is poised to vote on President Donald Trump's nominee to be secretary of state....

Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- In the rarefied world of high-end bong makers, Roor glass water pipes have long been smoked to impress. The status symbols are so sought after that some models command prices of $1,000. There's even a diamond-studded, gold-gilded Roor that goes for nearly $4,000....

Missile failure off Florida? British leader won't say
LONDON (AP) -- The British government is being accused of concealing the failure of an unarmed ballistic missile launch ahead of a debate in Parliament over whether to refurbish the country's aging Trident nuclear launching system....

Oregon assistant football coach to be fired after DUI arrest
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- The University of Oregon says the football co-offensive coordinator will be fired after his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence, marking the latest problem for the team....

After stormy term, Florida's environmental chief steps down
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida's chief environmental regulator is stepping down from his job....

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- An autopsy shows that an Orlando police officer gunned down outside a Wal-Mart last week was struck four times and the fatal shot hit her neck, apparently as she lay on her back, according to an arrest affidavit filed Friday....

Study: DCF underperforming Florida's foster children
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The federal agency has given the Florida Department of Children and Families has 90 days to devise a plan to improve care for foster children....

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