Feb 5, 2016

Dominican Republic searching beaches for missing Florida surfer

Authorities in the Dominican Republic said Thursday that they are looking for a South Florida tourist who apparently vanished from a beach popular with surfers. Police said 46-year-old tennis coach Darryl Fornatora of West Palm Beach was last seen Jan. 27 at El Encuentro ...

Jan 2, 2016

Michigan defense contains Florida

Jake Rudock threw for 278 yards and three touchdowns and Michigan’s defense dominated throughout in the No. 17 Wolverines’ 41-7 victory on Friday over 19th-ranked Florida in the Citrus Bowl. In a game billed as a battle of two of the top defenses in ...

Santas hang ten by the hundreds off Cocoa Beach in Guinness quest

Dec 25, 2015

Santas hang ten by the hundreds off Cocoa Beach in Guinness quest

Hundreds of surfers dressed as Santa Claus caught the waves and celebrated on the shore in what has become an annual tradition at Florida’s Cocoa Beach. Organizers of the seventh annual Surfing Santa event say they distributed 500 wristbands Thursday for surfers who wanted ...

Oct 14, 2015

Live web-streaming app proves undoing of drunk driver

“I’m so drunk,” a Florida driver repeatedly tells followers on the social media app Periscope, staring at her cellphone’s camera, mounted on the dashboard, before she is arrested and charged with driving under the influence. The Lakeland Police Department released video from the app ...