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UPDATE: Videos show panic inside Orlando International Airport during attempted security breach
ORLANDO, Fla. - Operations at Orlando International Airport are back to normal after travelers thought someone pulled out a gun Saturday. Orlando police said Ryan Mills is accused of trying to rush past security at the airport around noon.
Orlando Man Killed in Hit and Run Crash; Suspect Sought
ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Highway Patrol is seeking the suspect in a deadly hit-and-run crash that happened Saturday night in Orange County. The crahs happened along Gaymar Drive & Harwick Drive, off Clarcona Ocoee Road in the west part of the county.
Florida Inmate Saves Locked Baby, Car Window by Using Coat Hanger and 'Skill Set'
A Florida inmate helped rescue a baby locked inside a vehicle on Valentine's Day by using a coat hanger and his "skill set." The Pasco County Sheriff's Office said deputies received the report of an infant locked inside an SUV at a New Port Richey courthouse on Thursday.
Ron DeSantis Proposes Expanding School Choice in Florida
At an event in Orlando on Friday, Gov. Ron DeSantis continued to go bat for school choice, calling for cutting out wait times for families that have applied to use taxpayer funded scholarship to attend private schools.
Fatal Stabbing at Orlando Area Gas Station; Deputies Investigating
ORLANDO, Fla. — Deputies in Orange County are looking for whoever stabbed a man to death at a gas station early Sunday morning. The incident happened at the 7-Eleven station on Orange Blossom Trail, just south of I-4.
Customers and stores are fleeing Orlando's once-thriving malls. Can anything bring them back?
Orlando Fashion Square, West Oaks Mall, Oviedo Mall and the former Festival Bay Mall are still open and working on promised turnarounds after new sellers acquired the properties during the past six years.
BLACK TIE: Fourth Annual St. Jude Orlando Gala
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital put on a lavish celebration with its fourth annual Orlando Gala at the Four Seasons Resort on Saturday, Feb. 16. The extravagant event had Orlando’s business and community leaders uniting to benefit the research hospital’s work to defeat childhood cancers. Guest
Need a job? Hundreds will be offered Thursday at Orlando hotel job fair
Hundreds of jobs from at least two dozen mostly service-industry employers will be available to Central Floridians at a job fair on Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Doubletree by Hilton Orlando near SeaWorld.
FSU offers UF DE commit, visit planned
IMG Academy (Fla.) three-star defensive-end Josh Griffis received an offer from Florida State on Friday. Currently committed to the Florida Gators, Griffis has gained recent praise for his performance at the Under Armour All-America camp in Orlando, Florida last weekend. FSU’s linebackers coach Raym
Scary Situation At Orlando Airport After Someone Yells ‘Gun’, Sending Travelers Running
ORLANDO (CBSMiami) – Things are back to normal at Orlando International Airport after a security scare sent people into a panic on Saturday. Airport officials say a man tried to get past the TSA checkpoint without being screened.
Caught On Video: Florida Family Says Bear Went Into Garage, Ate Pizza And Took Water
A Florida family found themselves the victims of an unusual theft: pizza stored in a refrigerator in their garage was swiped by a passing bear. On Friday morning, a security camera recorded a bear ambling through the open garage door of a family home in Longwood, Florida. In the video, the bear can
Search for driver in deadly hit-and-run
ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - The Florida Highway Patrol says Brian Henry was walking on Gaynar Drive when a car hit him and left the scene. Police tape was all that was left behind after the deadly hit-and-run.
Man arrested after security incident at Florida airport
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man has been arrested after he attempted to breach a security checkpoint at a Florida airport. Orlando International Airport spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell says screenings were temporarily paused Saturday afternoon at a security checkpoint that leads to gates one
5 New Foreclosed Houses In The Orlando Area
ORLANDO, FL — Are you trying to buy a new house, but don't have a lot to spend? Why not look at foreclosed properties in the area? They could be just the thing!. Here's a handy list of five new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size and location.
Florida woman accused of bringing enough fentanyl to kill 1,300 students to high school
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. — A Florida woman was arrested after police said she brought enough fentanyl to kill more than 1,000 children. According to WINK News, Ayanna Felix, 18, brought 2.7 grams of fentanyl, enough to kill 1,300 students, to Lehigh Acres Senior High School.
Incident at Orlando International Airport Shuts Down Terminal
ORLANDO, Fla. — An incident at Orlando International Airport shut down a security checkpoint Saturday. The airport confirms screening and tram service was shut down at the west checkpoint for Gates 1-59. The tram service and screening process is getting restarted.
AAF Week 2 scores, highlights: Orlando trying to come back after San Antonio strikes first
Week 2 of the AAF season rolls on into Sunday. While no one will confuse Saturday's games with great football, per se, both games at least came down to the final minutes. Specifically, the Arizona Hotshots needed a 14-point fourth-quarter rally to prevent a shocking upset by the Memphis Express.
A Boy Who Wouldn't Stand For the Pledge Of Allegiance Was Later Arrested In Florida
A clash over an 11-year-old Florida student's refusal to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance ended in his arrest earlier this month. According to reports, a sixth grader at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in Lakeland, Florida, objected when asked to stand for the pledge, telling a substitute teacher he
Orlando's Asian Community Celebrates Lunar New Year With Festivals, Parade
ORLANDO, Fla. — Thousands are celebrating the Lunar New Year in Orlando this weekend with two events spotlighting cultural traditions, entertainment and food. Vietnamese New Year festival at Central Florida Fairgrounds.
Cars and warm temperatures race into Central Florida for Daytona 500
ORLANDO, Fla. - If you're heading to the Daytona 500, you may be grateful for the breeze coming from the cars racing by. "The southerly wind will continue to bring us muggy and warm weather as we wrap up the weekend," News 6 meterologist Samara Cokinos said.