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Port St. Lucie community gathers for vigil following city’s 1st homicides of the year

  Wellington family faces high fines due to invasive Brazilian pepper trees on property

Ransom may make Riviera Beach a bigger hacking target, says cybersecurity expert

Pellet gun for iguana hunting in Boca Raton community hits man

Carrie Underwood’s baby loves her singing. Dad’s, not so much

3 held in connection with deadly Palm Beach Co. shooting, sheriff’s office says

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Southern Blvd. reopens after power line accident near Lion Country Safari

2 Miami-Dade County men arrested after multiple trucks burglarized in Port St. Lucie

Advice on staying safe during oppressive South Florida heat wave

Crash causes fire at car wash/gas station in North Palm Beach

Crater appears in German field, apparently caused by WWII bomb

Woman suspected of killing 8-year-old girl, stepfather in Port St. Lucie arrested

Smartphones are making our kids grow horns. Or maybe it’s just bad posture

Researchers looked at 1,200 X-rays covering a wide variety of ages. One-third of them showed horn-like bone spurs growing at the base of the skull.

  Cardi B hit with new felony charges in strip club brawl

The indictment filed in state court on Friday charges Cardi B with two counts of felony attempted assault and various lesser charges.

Trump shows off proposed red, white and blue Air Force One paint job

Trump likes using Air Force One, but has no affection for the plane's iconic, Kennedy-era blue and white design that is known the world over. Trump views the color scheme as dated, too muted and insufficiently patriotic.

Driver dies in single-vehicle crash in West Palm Beach

A driver died after being ejected from his Lexus ES350 early Friday morning in West Palm Beach, according to police.

Palm Beach County State Attorney Dave Aronberg to help lead fight against animal cruelty

Summer solstice to bring plenty of sunshine for solar energy

Protecting Paradise through your own garden

Palm Beach police say CBD products could get you arrested

Village of Palm Springs confirms cyber attack

  Major flooding affects millions in US

Friday is the first day of summer. However, parts of the country are getting pounded with storms, and millions of people in a number of states probably won’t see much sun this weekend.

  FPL Storm Tips: How to keep your family and home safe during hurricane season

FPL urges Floridians to be prepared and be aware of potential safety hazards at all times, especially before, during and after severe weather.

Christopher Vasata guilty of first-degree murder in Jupiter triple killing

Jurors have convicted Christopher Vasata of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, and grand theft auto for a triple killing at a Super Bowl party in Jupiter in 2017.

Challenge to Florida’s insanity standard by attorneys for Austin Harrouff rejected by judge

A judge has denied an attempt by lawyers representing face-biting murder suspect Austin Harrouff that challenged Florida’s insanity standard.

Free blood pressure screening in Palm Beach County

The American Heart Association and The Urban League of Palm Beach County have teamed up to provide a free blood pressure clinic to anyone that needs it through a new program called “Under Pressure."

Fire contained at tire recycling plant in St. Lucie County, fire district says

Crews will continue to monitor hot spots throughout the day after a fire broke out at a St. Lucie County tire recycling plant on Thursday morning.

  ‘Avengers: Endgame’ to re-release with new footage

Marvel will release another version of "Avengers: Endgame" to certain theaters next weekend.

Lois Pope Pet Clinic at Tri-County Animal Rescue holds ribbon cutting

There is now high-tech help for pets in southern Palm Beach County.

  Martin County offering free bus rides on Thursday for ‘National Dump the Pump Day’

Martin County is offering a free ride Thursday on their public bus system in conjunction with National Dump the Pump Day, which occurs on the third Thursday in June.

Local woman wins $11K in student loan money using free trivia app

Kayla Ventura said she started playing Givling, a free trivia app, just for fun.

  Fort Pierce Central High School teacher accused of stealing money from students, school

A criminal justice teacher at Fort Pierce Central High School was arrested and accused of stealing money from students and the school.

New non-profit center for local charities hopes to help more people in need

“You don’t know how much you have until you don’t have anything.”

Security expert: Riviera Beach should have backed up data, minimizing cyber attack that cost $600K

Hackers, cyber security threats, and $600,000 in ransom. This isn’t the description of the latest movie, it’s what actually happened in Riviera Beach.

Police: DNA test leads to arrest in 24-year-old rape case in West Palm Beach

A decades-old sexual assault case has been solved through a DNA test, West Palm Beach police say.

Free ice cream cones at Dairy Queen on Friday, June 21

Dairy Queen is helping you cool off on the first day of Summer!

Riviera Beach agrees to pay $600K ransom to get computer system back online

Riviera Beach city leaders agreed earlier this week to pay a ransom to help get the city’s computer system back online.

  US tourist dies in Dominican Republic

New Jersey resident Joseph Allen, 55, died on June 13 at the Hotel Terra Linda in Sosua, Dominican Republic, according to his sister Jaimie Reed, who spoke to CNN on the telephone.

Martin County Sheriff’s Office issues warning about buying, selling on ‘LetGo’ app

The Martin County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about the dangers of selling and buying items through the "LetGo" app.

Jupiter approves 10% pay raise for officers, sergeants

Police officers and sergeants will bring home 10 percent more each paycheck after Jupiter’s Town Council voted to raise salaries for their men and women in blue Tuesday night.

‘Stop the fines!’ Jupiter residents ask Town Council to stop fining Harbourside Place

Stop the fines! Stop the fines!” Those were the chants from Jupiter residents that echoed on the sidewalk outside Town Council Chambers in Jupiter Tuesday night.

Wrestler’s tragic return to mat earns AED donations to local Police Athletic League

Tracy Lee is a wrestler at heart. He competed in high school and college, and then again earlier this month as a 51 year old in a state tournament at Keiser University: The West Palm Beach Police Athletic League’s Sunshine State Games.

St. Lucie County man leads search for brother, Patrick DiFrancesco, who has been missing for decades

Nearly 34 years after one of his brothers went missing, a St. Lucie County man is taking matters into his own hands to find his brother’s body.

New homeless center site approved in Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County commissioners unanimously approved a site in west Lake Work Beach for the county’s second homeless resource center, Tuesday evening.

Court says PBSO deputy, at center of excessive force claim, will not be dismissed from lawsuit

An appeals court has paved the way for a federal trial in the case of a mentally ill Loxahatchee man shot and killed on New Year's Eve two years ago.

Indian River County extends biosolids moratorium

Indian River County Commissioners Tuesday extended a moratorium to ban the spread of biosolids for another six months. Biosolids are fertilizers that include partially treated human waste.

  33K pounds of cocaine seized in one of biggest US drug busts

U.S. authorities seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine Tuesday from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history.

Jury duty scam surfaces in Indian River County, sheriff’s office says

The Indian River County Sheriff's Office is urging residents not to fall for a jury duty scam which surfaced in the county.

Police: 200 vehicle burglaries in Delray Beach since March

Delray Beach police are warning drivers after more than 200 vehicles were broken into since March.

Construction worker injured in western Boca Raton

A construction worker was injured Tuesday morning after an accident in western Boca Raton.

2 juveniles in custody after overnight police activity along Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard in West Palm

Two juveniles are in custody after police activity early Tuesday morning near a gas station along Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard and Interstate 95.

Jupiter, Uber partnership could provide safe rides for July Fourth

Jupiter plans to partner with Uber for discounted rides on July Fourth.

State Rep. Toby Overdorf wants to draft bill to improve public notification of health threats

A local lawmaker is leading the charge to get you more information faster if there is ever another health threat, like hepatitis A, in your community.

President Trump to kick off 2020 reelection campaign on Tuesday in Orlando

Tens of thousands of people will pack the Amway Center in Orlando on Tuesday night to watch President Donald Trump officially announce he's running for a second term in the White House.

Suspect in triple murder Charles Vorpagel testifies in trial

He was the sole survivor of a shootout at his Jupiter home two years and on Monday Charles Vorpagel testified about what happened that night. Christopher Vasata is on trial for the murder of three of Vorpagel’s friends.

Safety concerns prompt travel cancellations to Dominican Republic

Reports of sick tourists in the Dominican Republic are fueling renewed travel concerns for South Florida residents.

Palm Beach Start Up Week is helping local entrepreneurs

For Veronica Iglesias Romney it’s all about networking. The busy mom of two is one of more than 1,000 local entrepreneurs participating in Palm Beach Start Up Week. The goal is to educate and encourage local entrepreneurs.

Victim identified after homicide along Haverhill Road in West Palm Beach

Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting that happened in broad daylight in West Palm Beach Monday afternoon.

  Taco Bell’s ‘Steal a Game, Steal a Taco’ giveaway set for Tuesday

Thanks to the fast food chain's 'Steal a Game, Steal a Taco' promotion for the NBA Finals, people can get a free Doritos Locos Taco at participating locations between 2 and 6 p.m. local time.

  Police: 4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors rally in Toronto

Gunfire broke out and a stampede ensued as fans celebrated at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, leaving four people shot and thousands fleeing less than a block from where the players and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sat on stage.

You could get paid $10,000 for 2 weeks of eating ribs and traveling the country

If you like BBQ ribs and road trips, then Reynolds Wrap has quite the tasty job offer for you.

  ‘Hunger Games’ prequel novel coming in 2020

A decade after seemingly wrapping up "The Hunger Games," Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to Panem.

  Gloria Vanderbilt, jeans queen, heiress, dies at age 95

Fashion icon and heiress Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95, her son Anderson Cooper announced Monday on CNN.

Here’s how to safely host and attend a pool party this summer

It can happen to anyone. Country singer Granger Smith and Olympic skier Bode Miller both lost their children to drowning tragedies.

Lane closures impacting Southern Boulevard for widening project

Road work on a major construction project along Southern Boulevard from Forest Hill Boulevard to Lion Country Safari will close some lanes of traffic.

35-year-old man from Riviera Beach missing since June 11

Riviera Beach police said a 35-year-old man has been missing since June 11.

Access to docks behind U-Tiki restaurant in Jupiter could soon change

A public dock behind a popular Jupiter restaurant could soon be privatized.

Nationwide recall issued for Ragú Pasta Sauces due to possible plastic fragment contamination

On Saturday, food company Mizkan America Inc. announced a voluntary recall of Ragú Pasta Sauces distributed nationally via press release.

Royals Meghan and Harry release Father’s Day photo of baby Archie

The sepia-toned photo, posted Sunday on the royal couple's Instagram feed, shows the baby cradled in Harry's arms and clutching his father's finger.

Recall: Small rocks found in breakfast wraps

El Monterey frozen breakfast wraps are being pulled off the shelves across the country because they may have pieces of material, including small rocks.

Community rallies around Wellington teen severely injured in crash

The community is coming together to help a Wellington girl who was severely injured in a crash.

Efforts underway to restore the Loxahatchee River

The Loxahatchee River is known as the river of turtles and also as Florida’s first federally designated wild and scenic river.

Two people injured in motorcycle crash in Boynton Beach

Two people were transported to a local hospital following a single motorcycle crash in Boynton Beach Thursday evening, according to the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

Several people injured in three-vehicle crash in Delray Beach

Several people are injured following a three-vehicle crash in Delray Beach Thursday evening, according to the Delray Beach Police Department.

Port St. Lucie school resource officer Steven Brown dies suddenly

A Port St. Lucie police school resource officer has passed away suddenly at the age of 40, according to the department.

Port St. Lucie police evidence technicians arrested, accused of improperly disposing of guns, razors

Three evidence technicians with the Port St. Lucie Police Department are under arrest, accused of improperly disposing of evidence like weapons and razors.

Boca Raton police say home security camera helped catch man breaking into cars

A homeowner’s security camera helped Boca Raton police catch a man who they say was breaking into cars.

Florida teacher fired after being accused of choking elementary school student

The decision handed down this week by the Broward School Board followed several investigations which had been underway since September, when the incident was first reported.