An Ackley, Iowa, couple faces kidnapping charges after police said they confined their son to a locked enclosure beneath basement stairs, denied him food, physically abused him and told a dog to bite him.
The cost and design plans for the new City Centre parking garage currently being constructed in downtown Bradenton, FL have been approved by city council. The price tag for the project is a guaranteed maximum price of $13.8 million.
Investigators continued their search for clues Wednesday into a midair collision of two small planes over the Everglades that left three known dead Tuesday. Police found a fourth victim the next morning.
Alabama coach Nick Saban said he has a tremendous amount of compassion for UCF after the Knights went undefeated last season. Alabama and UCF engaged in a social media feud over who was the true national champion.
Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said he would like to see SEC teams play ‘nine or 10’ conference games as opposed to just eight conference games. Saban used the College Football Playoff in his argument.
Gov. Rick Scott spoke to the Miami Herald Wednesday about the $825 million sale of a a plastics company included in his blind trust. He said he doesn’t remember the financial state of the company when he stepped down as chairman upon his election as governor. Its former executive described it as ‘near insolvency.’
Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies say Juan Ramos stabbed another man after a fight over a handicapped parking space outside Little Treasures Academy, a day care and preschool in Pompano Beach, Florida.
Kelton Griffin, of Memphis, Tenn., was charged with theft of property after allegedly stealing his date’s car and using it to ask the victim’s godsister on a date. He and his new date drove to a movie, where police caught him.
Sydney Johansson planned an outdoor Colorado senior photo shoot, but rain didn’t let that happen. She couldn’t reschedule due to a planned surgery, so a Starbucks employee rolled out the red carpet for her.
Thousands from as far away as Italy have flocked to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Hobbs, New Mexico, to see a Virgin Mary statue that appears to be crying. Church officials say the tears are olive oil.
Texas Parks and Wildlife posted a photo on its Facebook page of a mother scorpion carrying its young on its back. It came with a warning that scorpions in Texas are invading people’s homes to escape summer heat.
Publix Supermarkets and Kahwa Coffee Roasters announced a partnership to bring in-store cafes to 130 grocery stores in Publix’s southeast region by the end of 2018. The roll out has begun in Bradenton and Winter Garden, according to a Publix spokesperson
Hugh Miller and Greg Campbell of Pier 22 confirmed rumors of an agreement with LWR Main Street LLC to open a new independent restaurant called GROVE. The restaurant will take the place of Polo Grill and Bar at 10670 Boardwalk Loop.