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A man accused of sexually assaulting a 6-year-old at an after-school program is facing additional charges from the Naples police.
Fort Myers teen Wesley Sauver has been identified as the driver of a crash that launched a car into a school on Wednesday.
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Whether you enjoy cool weather or not, Southwest Florida is in for yet another night of below average temperatures for mid-January.
Authorities say a Florida man was charged with driving under the influence after mistaking a bank drive-thru for a Taco Bell.
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A 17-year old crashed into the Evangelical Christian School Wednesday and caused serious damage to an entrance.
A couple who survived a nightmare, the Las Vegas mass shooting, will get their dream wedding for free.
Fourteen automakers are recalling vehicles due to potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators.
Thousands of intelligence agency employees would be furloughed even as tension over North Korea's nuclear program remains high.
A bitterly-divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported.
When the weather gets cold in Southwest Florida, the sheepshead bite gets hot. Specks and black crappie in lakes also can be good.
If the cold weather wasn't affecting enough of us already, the temperatures are now responsible for yet another nightmare.
A school bus crashed Thursday afternoon in Fort Myers.
Florida lawmakers want to fight the flu by giving pharmacists the ability to test for the illness, taking some of the burden off of doctors.
Dry season in 2017 was one to remember. Cape Coral residents were put on strict watering schedules enforced with fines, as canals dropped to dangerous levels.
USA Gymnastics is ending its long relationship with the Karolyi Ranch.
Parents are begging for change in one Southwest Florida community as drivers blow through school zones with hundreds of kids walking and biking to school.
Cape Coral's newest downtown project broke ground on Thursday.
Collier County is in the midst of major Hurricane Irma debris cleanup in its waterways.
The Johnsonville Sausage Marketplace store in North Naples will close its doors in just a few days.
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The Florida Department of Health in Collier County found a bat that tested positive for rabies.
O.J. Simpson's lawyer says Simpson isn't planning to move from Las Vegas to Florida like he told state parole officials before he was released in October from Nevada state prison.
Michigan State Police dashcam shows car go airborne and narrowly miss a tow truck driver after speeding into an earlier crash scene.
A Canadian man who wanted to confuse snow removers with a car he made entirely of snow, fooled the police instead.
Caught in rough surf far from shore, stranded swimmers might hope for a lifeguard to appear amid the waves.
The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested three men and two women after a drug bust on Wednesday.
One person is dead after a crash in Fort Myers.
Two new polls released Thursday show President Donald Trump's approval rating at 37% nearly one year into his presidency.
A person was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon in south Fort Myers.
Despite the fact that marijuana is an illicit industry, owners still pay taxes under a provision in the tax code called 280E, which requires drug dealers to pay taxes even on prohibited substances.
YouTube and Facebook are trying to stop the spread of the Tide Pod Challenge, a bizarre and dangerous phenomenon in which social media users eat laundry detergent packets on camera.
Imagine waking up to a zero balance in your bank account.
Hundreds of Lee County Electric Cooperative and Florida Power & Light customers lost power throughout Southwest Florida during frigid temperatures Thursday morning.
An Oklahoma couple is still in shock after they survived a piece of firewood that flew through their windshield on the highway.
Leaders in Washington are still deciding the future of a program that allows young, undocumented immigrants to stay in the United States.
David and Louise Turpin, accused of keeping their 13 children captive and shackling some of them inside a squalid Southern California home, have their first court hearing Thursday.
President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that he has remained consistent in his plans for a border wall, a day after his chief of staff, John Kelly, said he has "changed his attitude" on it.
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A teenager in Cape Coral called the cops after he said armed robbers held him up at the foot of his driveway.
While many of us spend the cold nights bundled up with our blankets in bed, there's a handful of night owls that will be out on the job.
Lee County is launching a revitalization pilot program.
Adult movie actress Stormy Daniels purportedly denied having an extramarital affair with Donald Trump back in 2006, but she told a different story in 2011, according to a recently rediscovered magazine interview published Wednesday.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying two suspects who robbed a couple at gunpoint at an ATM.
Three men have been arrested after stealing over $250,000 worth of products from a Fort Myers Verizon store.
Deputies arrested a man after a high-speed chase in Collier County on Tuesday morning.
A python was seen wrapped around an alligator on the Fiddler's Creek Golf Club in Florida on Friday.