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Man accused of raping woman he lured with job offer

A man who has also been identified as a registered sex offender has been arrested after officials say he kidnapped and raped a woman he lured to a restaurant with a job offer. Police say the victim who was working at a convenience store when she complained to a coworker that she needed to get […]

Jury Finds Weinstein GUILTY of Criminal Sexual Act and Rape in the Third Degree

The verdict is “guilty” on two of the five counts in the sexual assault trial of former movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein is accused of sexually assaulting two women. He was acquitted on two counts of predatory sexual assault and rape in the first degree which were the more serious charges. He was found guilty […]

Mystery Object Causes a Stir In Hobe Sound

A massive, mysterious, bright yellow object with lots of wires and strange gadgets attached to it washed up on Hobe Sound beach Monday morning. Treasure Coast locals were buzzing about the beached doodad/doohickey because no one seemed to know what was. Ken Mears and Mike Gomes took pictures of the object that washed ashore on […]

World Markets Plunge after Coronavirus Spreads to Italy

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been down around 950 points at the open on global market fears over a spike in coronavirus cases especially in Italy. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 are also down about three-percent as investors watch developments related to rapid spread of COVID-19 outside China. Wall Street’s sharp declines follow a […]

Half Million Floridians Have Already Cast a Presidential Primary Ballot

More than 500,000 Floridians, or about a quarter of the 2.07 million who have requested mail-in ballots, have already cast votes in the March 17 presidential primary elections, according to numbers posted midday Friday by the state Division of Elections. With four Republicans on the ballot, including President Donald Trump, GOP voters had returned 325,607 […]

BSO Searching For Driver of White Dodge Ram Who Shot Motorist on I-95 in Hollywood

Broward Detectives are searching for the driver of a white Dodge Ram pickup truck who was involved in a shooting on I-95 that left a man wounded this weekend. FHP says someone opened fire on the driver and two passengers traveling inside a GMC on I-95 northbound near Hollywood Boulevard Sunday morning. The shooter, who […]

Man Pleads Guilty to Taking Photos at Florida Navy Base

A Chinese man pleaded guilty on Friday to taking photographs of a U.S. Navy base in the Florida Keys. According to The Miami Herald, 27-year-old Lyuyou Liao appeared in U.S. District Court in Key West two months after he was arrested for using his cellphone to take photos in a restricted area of the Naval […]

PBC Could Turn Former Detention Center into Homeless Shelter

Palm Beach County commissioners will vote this week on whether to turn the former County Detention Center near the South Florida Fairgrounds into a homeless shelter. The discussion has gained traction largely since a recent report that a tent city including about 70 tents has appeared at John Prince Park in Lake Worth. To that […]

Florida Man Arrested After Dragging, Fatally Running Over Girlfriend

Authorities say a woman was dragged for several hundred feet on I-75 near Gainesville on Saturday while holding onto the door of a truck before she lost her grip, was run over by the vehicle and died. The Florida Highway Patrol arrested the woman’s boyfriend, 44-year-old Ryan Le Boss, early Sunday at his Lake City […]

Dad-Daughter IRS Fraudster Team Heading to Prison

A dad and daughter duo who tricked the Internal Revenue Service out of millions of dollars will spend less time in prison than originally expected. U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg decided Friday that 35-year-old¬†Danielle Takeila Edmonson will spend six years behind bars, while her father, 51-year-old Kenneth Roger Edmonson, will be in prison for just […]