• 2 hours ago

Decision looms over captive orca, but fate of Lolita unclear

For years, animal activists have campaigned to free a killer whale that was captured from Puget Sound waters in 1970 and has been performing at Miami Seaquarium in Florida for over four decades.

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  • 4 hours ago

2nd evaluation ordered for man accused of killing daughter

A Pinellas County judge agreed to an additional mental health evaluation for John Jonchuck, the man accused of killing his 5-year-old daughter by throwing her off a bridge near the Sunshine Skyway.

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  • 5 hours ago

Bomb threats at 2 Lee County high schools, students evacuated

North Fort Myers High School and Fort Myers High School are both evacuated for two separate bomb threats.

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FMPD identifies man wanted for Monday's shooting

Fort Myers Police Department has identified Joevanoly Victor, 36, as a suspect in the shooting that hospitalized Audin Bataille of Fort Myers Monday Afternoon

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  • 31 minutes ago

Senate passes controversial Keystone pipeline bill

The Senate on Thursday voted 62-36 to pass the bill, falling just short of the 67 votes needed to override an almost certain presidential veto.

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