TAMPA — Authorities say a Tampa man stole two checkbooks and then called his victims pretending to be a police officer — while a Hillsborough County sheriff's deputy was in the room with the victims.
On June 30, the world will receive a gift of time: a single, extra second known as a "leap second."
WALLISVILLE, Texas — A man and his son have survived an alligator attack at a lake near Houston.
DELAND — A Central Florida teenager faces multiple charges after authorities say he escaped the custody of a sheriff's deputy and stole a patrol car.
The incident unfolded Sunday in DeLand.
PETALUMA, Calif. -- A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left him a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest.
RESTON, Va. — From the moment he went under, the wisecracks began.
Two million fire ants are crawling around inside a modest off-white building on Third Street S.
A nasty infestation? Think again.
Health officials are working to convince tourists and residents that Florida beaches are safe after their recent warning about a summertime bacterium generated overblown headlines.
XENIA, Ohio — A semitrailer carrying 2,200 piglets has overturned on an Ohio highway.
NEW YORK — A New York man who sought help from a fortune teller to fix a romantic relationship says she scammed him out of more than $700,000.