A Central Florida teacher was caught on surveillance video putting a student in a headlock and dragging him down stairs. Despite the evidence, prosecutors have dropped the charges against the teacher. The teacher is on paid leave while the the school board reviews the case.
Meet Pearl - an albino alligator with skin so bright she truly lives up to her name. Park officials at Gatorland in Orlando, Florida said the alligator has become the star attraction at the 110-acre preserve and pictures of the unusually-colored gator have gone viral on social media.
A Springfield, Missouri couple vacationing in Florida got an up-close-and-personal interaction with the state’s most famous reptilian residents when an alligator leapt off the bank it was sunning on and into their airboat, briefly wedging itself in the boat’s railing.
Authorities in Jacksonville, Fla. made a major announcement on Friday that they found Kamiyah Mobley alive and healthy in Walterboro, S.C., after she was kidnapped as a newborn 18 years ago. Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams said in a press conference that it was recent tips, including Kamiyah’s own suspicions, that led authorities to her, where a DNA matched was made.