Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman has announced the names of who will join the U.S. team to compete against North Korea's senior national team on January 8th. Among those on the list are Kenny Anderson, Cliff Robinson and Vin Baker, all former NBA players, plus basketball stars Craig...
http://www.thefloridanewsjournal.com/Key West, Fla. The U.S. Coast Guard was able to rescue four Central Florida boaters after they were reported missing on Tuesday. David Thompson 48, Joshua Thompson, 15, Evan Thompson, 11, and Adam Kelly, 28, had left the Banana Bay Resort in Key West on Tuesday. The group was planning on...
Miami, Fla. A video has been released showing police in Miami shooting and the unarmed black man who was shot by police as lay in the street next to an autistic patient he was in charge of helping. The video released on Wednesday showed an encounter between a North Miami police...
Orlando, FL Emirates Airlines completed the first rotation of the new Orlando-Dubai non-stop service today with a water cannon salute by the Orlando airport’s Fire Rescue department, with the Gulf carrier using an Airbus A380, landing at 11:29 am on runway 18R and operated as flight UAE219. Despite the A380 being...
Melbourne, Fla. A shark bit a woman on Wednesday while swimming off the beach in Melbourne. According to Brevard County Fire Rescue, the 42-year-old New Jersey woman was bitten in waist-deep water about a quarter-mile from a lifeguard tower near 2999 S. Highway A1A. The incident happened at about 3:30 p.m. The...
Fort Myers, Fla. Two people are dead and over a dozen are injured after a shooting occurred at a nightclub early Monday morning in South Florida. The shooting occurred in the parking lot of Club Blu at around 12:30 a.m. The club was hosting a themed “swimsuit glow party” teen night...
Tallahassee – Governor Rick Scot, (R) Florida, will approve the much-awaited SunRail for Central Florida and Orlando Metro Area. While there were hints that he intended to approve it with setting aside over $260 million for this current fiscal year for the possible project, he publicly kept up rhetoric...
Ocala, Fla. An Ocala Police officer is off the job and had been arrested on charges of smoking marijuana while on the job. Jeffery Hall, 26, was arrested on Monday and charged with possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Hall had resigned from...
Sanford, Fla. A Seminole County man was arrested and charged with stealing an ambulance on Tuesday with an EMT still in it. The incident happened at Central Florida Hospital. According to Sanford police, James Weldon Sessions, 43, got into the ambulance and took off at about 4:00 p.m. A firefighter EMT was in...
Orlando, FL According to a report by the Market Research firm in April 2014, 39.3% of businesses in the U.S. with at least 20 employees have access to faster network connections through fiber-optic hardware compared to 36.1% in 2012. The remaining 60.7% of buildings are listed as the "Fiber Gap"...