|Plane emergency reported at Philly airport
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Passengers were evacuated from a Florida-bound plane at Philadelphia International Airport after a mechanical failure.
|Teen gets 40 years in Panhandle killing
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) -- A 19-year-old from Florida's Panhandle has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for his role in the death of a man during a drug deal.
|Florida child seat law is weakest in nation
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (PBP) -- Parents can’t drive away from a hospital without a car seat for their newborns, but once that child turns 4, Florida law requires no more than a seat belt.
|Florida's Jolly sworn in as newest congressman
WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Republican David Jolly has been sworn in as the newest member of the House.
|Jaguars agree to contracts with Clemons, Hood
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are continuing to revamp their defensive line by agreeing to terms with free agents Chris Clemons and Ziggy Hood.
|Child diagnosed with H1N1 while visiting Orlando set to return home
ORLANDO, Fla. — A 7-year-old girl, who was visiting central Florida from Pennsylvania when she caught a serious case of the flu, could be able to go home as soon as Friday
|Former Florida Governor Reubin Askew dies
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Former Florida Gov. Reubin Askew, who guided the state through a period of school busing to achieve integration in the 1970s, died early Thursday. He was 85.
|South By Southwest swag blamed for airport delays
AUSTIN, Texas — Swag given to attendees of the South By Southwest festival set off airport security alarms Wednesday, leaving passengers complaining of long delays as they tried to head home.
|Nile crocodile captured in the Everglades
PALM BEACH, Fla. (PBP) -- The ante just went up on threats from exotic invaders in the Everglades with the capture of a Nile crocodile last Sunday.
|Student injured when device detonates at prep school
LAKE MARY, Fla. (WFTV) -- Police said a student at Lake Mary Preparatory School was injured when an explosive device detonated on campus early Tuesday evening.