Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport's north runway is closing for five months in 2019 for massive repairs. The airport expects that a million fewer passengers will fly through FLL during that time period.
Two Florida counties have filed lawsuits saying that a constitutional amendment put on the ballot by the Constitution Revision Commission unconstitutionally misleads voters because it fails to explain that, if approved, voters in Broward and Volusia counties will be stripped of their right to govern themselves.
Coral Springs police released a 151-page supplemental report on the Feb. 14 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, and the search for the suspect, Nikolas Cruz. Officers found a photo of an unidentified woman in his pocket.
Operation Wire Wire, a multiagency sweep targeting business email scammers, resulted in the arrests of 23 South Floridians among 74 worldwide arrests. The scam used shell companies operated by "money mules," the role allegedly played by the South Floridians.
Passing rates for students in Miami-Dade County increased 3 percentage points in English Language Arts exams and 2 percentage points in math exams to 57 percent and 62 percent, respectively, on the Florida Standardized Assessments.
The arrest reports for Fort Lauderdale's Cassandritz Blanc, 22, say he admitted to killing his wife, Martine Bernard, and, five days later, her father, Roosevelt Bernard. The reports say he tried to dismember her body and set his on fire.
Davie police released the 911 call a man placed after an alligator attacked and killed a woman, Shizuka Matsuki, as she walked her three dogs around the pond at Silver Lakes Rotary Park off the Florida Turnpike on June 8, 2018.
Alexander Turin, 29, of Hallandale Beach, faces 10 counts of possessing obscene material after the South Florida Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force was alerted to his computer. Detectives say he had at least 10 images and videos depicting child pornography.
On Thursday, Davie police released the 911 call a man placed immediately after an alligator attacked and killed a woman, Shizuka Matsuki, as she walked her three dogs around the pond at Silver Lakes Rotary Park off the Florida Turnpike on June 8, 2018.
A Homestead man was arrested this week for burglary after police said he broke into a Key West pawnshop a year ago and helped remove two safes. One safe contained more than $57,000 in cash and the other held two handguns.
This week, Spirit Airlines announced it would add year-round service to Asheville and Greensboro, North Carolina, beginning in early September from South Florida. The flights are part of 11 new routes Spirit is debuting this fall from Florida to other destinations in the U.S.
After a June 2 hit-and-run crash that cost Fort Lauderdale Harley-Davidson motorcycle rider Dale Hall his left foot, Broward Sheriff's Office says it's looking for a white Ford Explorer with a Florida Gators plate on the front.