Manatee County Commission Chair Betsy Benac has called a last-minute meeting for today to discuss public safety concerns regarding dueling p…
The naming of a baby panda at a zoo in Japan is attracting record interest from the public.
A Confederate monument in front of the Hillsborough County Courthouse Annex building is boarded up Thursday night after more than $140,000 i…
A former special needs teacher is charged with sexually assaulting a mentally challenged man on Thursday.
The owner of the Lucky Anchor Irish Bar in downtown Clearwater told News Channel 8 he was thrilled when a contractor buddy asked him if he w…
Deputies located an escaped Hernando County inmate hiding in the attic of a woman’s home on Thursday.
Prison officials in Florida cited a security threat in canceling visitation at most of its 148 facilities.
Police in Spain say they have shot and killed several people south of Barcelona while carrying out an operation in response to a terrorist a…
The smell of dead fish is so bad, it makes you gag. Thousands of dead fish are washing up along the shores of Tampa Bay.
Several groups with opposing views are planning to protest at a Confederate monument in downtown Bradenton.
The first 100 adoptions for News Channel 8’s Clear the Shelters event in Hernando County have been sponsored by an anonymous donor.
The University of Florida could soon find itself in court after it said it will not let a prominent white nationalist speak on campus.
People who want Tampa’s controversial Confederate memorial taken down called an “emergency news conference” Thursday morning.
A pet owner is warning other neighbors after her dog was attacked and killed by a gator.
Carnival Cruise Line has added five more voyages from Port Tampa Bay to Havana, Cuba in 2018.