A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew lost contact with air traffic controllers early on Saturday en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, the airliner said in a statement.
Most weekday mornings about 30,000 cars head southwest on Interstate 4 from Volusia County to downtown Orlando, the Maitland office complexes or Winter Park.
Federal agents from Central Florida have arrested a man who was allegedly coordinating "tours" for Americans to have sex with girls in Ecuador.
There's more than 7 billion people in the world, but only 1,645 billionaires. Of that total, there's 37 who call Florida home.
With more than 70 years under its belt, Bike Week has proved to be a tried and true tradition. Hundreds of thousands of bikers pour in each year to enjoy the sunshine on their shoulders as they ride their motorcycles down the streets of Daytona Beach.
From the apartment-leasing office where she works, Althea Bradford phoned 911 and started to scream in horror.
A new study shows that playing with Barbie dolls will impact a girl's future. Now a Pittsburgh man may change all that with his concept of the average doll.
The economy added 175,000 jobs in February, the U.S. Labor Department reported Friday, beating analyst expectations of 149,000.
UCF is teaming up with FSU to offer UCF students a chance to earn a bachelor's degree and a law degree in six years instead of the usual seven years.
If you're a baseball fan and you grew up in the South, you're probably an Atlanta Braves fan.
WASHINGTON — For the first time, a soldier from Puerto Rico's renowned U.S. Army troop, the Borinqueneers, will receive the Medal of Honor, and advocates hope the citation will lead Congress to salute the entire regiment.
Come Sunday, nearly all Central Floridians will be able to water their lawns twice a week, having endured months of being limited to weekly watering.
After ejection from "American Idol," Orlando singer Emily Piriz plans to move to Los Angeles and continue her singing career. But she has a few things to wrap up first.
Bikers from across the country come to Daytona to take part in Bike Week, which has been going on for more than 70 years.
Two FSU football players were reportedly involved in a December shooting.
Prosecutors have dropped a November domestic battery case against U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson's 18-year-old daughter, who has become a key witness to a domestic incident involving her parents at their Windermere-area home Saturday.
The Sarasota Police Department is taking a unique approach to cutting down on solicitation of prostitution in their city.
For at least five years, the woman’s body lay clothed in a winter jacket in the backseat of her Jeep in the garage of a home where she lived alone.
Orlando City Soccer has dropped its request to secure field space at new public parks which are being built by Orange County taxpayers, and partially funded by the team.
WASHINGTON -- Members of the huge millennial generation are less religious, less likely to call themselves “patriotic” and significantly more liberal than older generations, new research shows.
Let's hope SunRail's first roll away from the station less than two months from now is smoother than the launch of the commuter train's first television commercial.
U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson will not be arrested after accusations of domestic violence by his estranged wife, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said late Friday.
High-jumping, laser-dodging motorbikes share a post-apocalyptic landscape with martial-arts warriors. A comic book written by a teenager on a sugar high? Nope, just another day at the office for Micky Dymond.
'Where would they come from?' property owner askChar Klatt has been salting the earth in her yearlong battle against snails that have infested the back yard of her Dr. Phillips home.
A new California legislation calling for improvements to orca protection laws could have a major effect on SeaWorld.
Ebony Wilkerson, 32, told authorities she was afraid of her husband or ex-husband Authorities today will announce a charging decision in the case of the South Carolina mom caught on video driving her minivan with her three young children inside into the Atlantic Ocean.
The report had been removed from the WFTV website Thursday night. But the station put it back up Friday.
Battles over blood evidence, Bentley in Wellington polo executive's caseWellington polo magnate John Goodman's DUI manslaughter retrial won't start as planned this month, as clashes over key evidence — the defendant's Bentley and blood test results — continue in the high-profile, 4-year-old case.
LEESBURG — Twenty-year Leesburg Fire Department veteran David Johnson has been tapped to take over as fire chief for Kevin Bowman, who retired in December after being disciplined over plans for a fire-training center, the city said today.
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