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Breaking News: Sri Lanka attacked

Seven people have been arrested after a devastating explosion rocks Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. The explosion has injured more than 450 people and over 200 are pronounced dead. One photographer described sing bodies lying on the floor, some draped with scarves and clothes, the church roof had been blown off in the explosion, with […]

Trump at Mar-a-lago for Easter but remains focused on Mueller report

President Trump is in Florida for the holiday Easter weekend, but he remains focused on the Mueller report. Saturday morning, in a series tweets, Trump said the special counsel probe should never have been authorized in the first place and was written “as nastily as possible” by “Angry Democrats who were true Trump Haters.” Despite […]

Robert Kraft Massage Parlor Tape Reportedly Leaked

A video that allegedly shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft naked at a massage parlor is reportedly being shopped around to media outlets. Two women charged in a sex crime sting at the Florida massage parlor claim the evidence tape has been sent to news outlets, and say it “must’ve been leaked by prosecutors.” […]

Today Marks 20th Anniversary of Columbine High School Shooting

The nation is quietly marking the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting this Saturday. On April 20th, 1999, two students at the school outside of Denver, Colorado went on a shooting rampage killing 12 students and a teacher. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold wounded another 21 people and exchanged gunfire with police before […]

Former VP Joe Biden expected to announce 2020 bid

Former Vice President Joe Biden will reportedly throw his hat in the ring for the Democratic nomination in the 2020 presidential election. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, Biden is expected to make the announcement next week during a speech in Charlottesville, Virginia. Biden was President Barack Obama’s VP for eight years. He chose not to […]

Miami Dolphins player shares loss of unborn son in heartfelt social media post

Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Isaac Asiata shared news about the loss of his unborn son in a heartfelt social media, Friday evening. See You Again Soon Baby Boy Daddy Loves You pic.twitter.com/EnHWvwxWiU — Isaac Asiata (@AsiataFive4) April 18, 2019 Asiata and his wife, Angelia, were expecting a son to be born in October to join their […]

PSL police searching for missing, endangered teenage girl

Port St. Lucie police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing and endangered 16-year-old girl. Mikaela Sue Meyer was last seen at her home Wednesday around 6:30 p.m., according to police. She is about 5’6,” and weighs 140 pounds with brown eyes and hair. She was last seen wearing blue jeans and […]

BSO Deputy’s Rough Arrest of South Florida Teen Leads to Investigation

A Broward County Sheriff’s deputy was placed on restrictive administrative leave following the rough arrest of a 15-year-old boy in Tamarac on Thursday. Broward County Sheriff Gregory Tony asked for patience Friday as Internal Affairs probes the incident. Broward County Mayor Mark Bogen released a statement Thursday calling on the firing of the deputy who […]

8-year-old dead; 12-year-old injured after tree falls on home in north Florida

An eight-year-old girl is dead and a 12-year-old has been injured after a tree fell on their home in Florida panhandle. The incident occurred Friday in Leon County around 8:00 am. According to the report, the tree fell onto the roof of the home and crashed through the home striking the two children. Both children […]

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for several Florida Counties

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Collier, Glades, Henry, and Palm Beach Counties until 10:00 pm. Scattered thunderstorms are expected to move West to East with wind gust up to 60 mph in these areas late this afternoon and into early evening. In Broward and Miami, wind guest are expected […]