Florida

Johnny Lopez
September 09, 2019 - 2:24 pm
A cat burglar was on the loose in Naples, Florida and it turns out it was an actual cat. Police in Collier County responded to a 911 call alleging there was “suspicious incident” after a homeowner believed a burglary was in progress. The caller claimed to hear knocking at their door followed by...
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Luckey
September 06, 2019 - 5:41 am
Jacksonville native Patrick Eldridge was worried that Hurricane Dorian would blow his car clean away. With the garage already taken by his wife's car, Eldridge did the most logical thing , and moved his smart car to the safest location he could think of - his kitchen. His wife Jessica posted images...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2013, file photo, a stag arms AR-15 rifle with 30 round, left, and 10 round magazines is displayed in New Britain, Conn. High-capacity magazines have been a common denominator in several mass killings in recent years, and lawmakers are making a renewed push to ban them. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine capacity to 10 to 15 bullets, and the Democratic-led Congress is returning early from its summer recess this week to consider a similar ban at the federal level. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
September 02, 2019 - 8:46 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Lawmakers around the country are making a renewed push to ban high-capacity magazines that gunmen have used in many recent massacres, allowing them to inflict mass casualties at a startling rate before police can stop the carnage. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine...
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John Healy
September 02, 2019 - 10:23 am
Hurricane Dorian continued to pummel the Bahamas on Monday morning with winds still whipping at 165 mph and gusts up to 200 mph. The storm surge is also raising water levels 20 feet above normal. The Category 5 storm has also slowed down, moving west at just 1 mph while the U.S. braces for its...
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Hurricane Dorian
NOAA
WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 31, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Hurricane Dorian shut down most major resorts in the Bahamas and forced authorities to evacuate much of the northern shore and low-lying islands Saturday as the fierce Category 4 storm prepared to unleash torrents of rain and howling winds but was projected to spin farther away from the coast of...
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PSE&G Dorian
WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 31, 2019 - 1:33 pm
First responders and power crews from the Tri-State area are heading down to Florida this weekend to help out as Category 4 Hurricane Dorian approaches the Southeast coasts.
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John Healy
August 31, 2019 - 10:06 am
Hurricane Dorian has been officially upgraded to a Category 4 storm as winds exceed 130 mph in the Atlantic Ocean as it could potentially become the most dangerous storm to hit Florida’s east coast in 30 years. Yet there was also some potential good news. Forecasters said on Saturday morning that...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
August 28, 2019 - 6:12 pm
( 1010 WINS/AP ) -- The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Dorian is expected to become a dangerous hurricane as it enters warm Atlantic waters nearing the U.S. Southeast -- and it's expected to hit Florida as a major hurricane over Labor Day weekend. Here are the 5 AM AST/EDT August 29 Key...
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Tristan Scott Wix
Volusia County Jail
August 18, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Authorities say a Florida man has been arrested and accused of threatening a mass shooting in text messages.
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Turkey vulture
iStock/Getty Images
August 17, 2019 - 2:12 pm
A New York couple's luxurious Florida vacation home has been taken over by dozens of black vultures that are vomiting and defecating everywhere.
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