Officials in Florida approved the first legal bear hunt in the state for 40 years
Trevius Williams was taken to the hospital after the incident but died before his mother arrived
Corey Jones was waiting for roadside assistance after his car broke down on a Florida highway when he was shot by a police officer wearing plainclothes.
'It makes me feel that I have to be on my death bed to get a holiday authorised'
Pop star DUI took priority
The 19-year-old was named for the first time by captain Leon Smith and could be handed the second doubles slot to play alongside the Wimbledon champion after impressing
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie visited Florida this weekend, on a trip likely intended to boost his profile as a potential presidential candidate. Instead, the scandal-plagued Republican arrived in the Sunshine State under a cloud. On Saturday Dawn Zimmer, the Democrat mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey, claimed in a television interview that two of Christie’s close aides had threatened to withhold Hurricane Sandy relief funds from her city if she continued to oppose a major property development plan backed by the Governor.
Politicians are used to courting a particular section of society come election time, but in a first for America, it may be the marijuana vote that decides the Florida governor’s race.
Andy Murray was duly crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year in Leeds, capping an historic year which saw him become the first British man in 77 years to win the Wimbledon singles title.
The former England captain is understood to be scouting possible stadiums
The 37-year-old has yet to announce whether he will resign from Congress
The site offers parishioners the opportunity to undergo a secretive programme devised by L Ron Hubbard that is said to heighten senses and provide special abilities
Disney is changing the rules that allow disabled people to skip the queues at its US theme parks, after it emerged that wealthy, able-bodied visitors had been abusing the system.
Officer Randall Kerrick fired 12 shots at 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell in the early hours of Saturday morning
Controversial Terry Jones and an accomplice were arrested on charges related to the illegal conveyance of fuel through Florida
Relatives to meet senior legal officers as fury mounts over 'slow' inquiry into police cover-up