Florida

The U.S. Department of Education investigates systemic racial discrimination in Pinellas County Schools. Federal education officials had previously criticized the district for its five failing predominantly Black elementary schools.

A teenager from Gainesville, Florida was fatally shot by police who believed the fake gun he carried was real. Robert Dentmond, 16, died Sunday night when he was sprayed with bullets from over five police officers.

As voters headed to the polls in five early voting states Tuesday, presidential candidates in both parties zig zagged across the country as they made last-ditch efforts to make an impression.

"Dr. Love" has caught the attention of the public once again after he was arrested for defrauding an elderly woman for over $30,000.

Malachi Love-Robinson, the Delray Beach, Florida teen who was arrested last week for impersonating a doctor, has more legal troubles to handle, including a case in which he allegedly used a bad check to pay for a car.

During the Super Bowl, Beyoncé announced her Formation World Tour would be kicking off in April.  The Fraternal Order of Police have planned to boycott working security at her concert in Miami, because they feel her latest single, Formation, sends an anti-police message. Lt. Javier Ortiz, confirmed Thursday that members of the Miami FOP chapter voted to boycott […]

An 8-year-old West Palm Beach, Florida boy, who allegedly attempted to rob a grocery store with a gun he stole from his mother, will not face charges, according to the New York Daily News. The incident happened Wednesday when the child, whose name has not been released because he is a juvenile, reportedly walked into […]

An 11-year-old boy from Tennessee murdered an 8-year-old girl following a dispute over puppies.

Aiden Michael McClendon, a 22-month-old Florida toddler, died following injuries he sustained in a drive-by shooting on Friday night. McClendon was seated in a car that was hit by multiple rounds of gunfire around 6:10 p.m. that night. According to authorities, McClendon was struck at least three times in the upper body. His family transported him to UF Health […]

https://twitter.com/MikeSpearsNBC6/status/693048294453428224 A 41-year-old Florida mother of three was killed by her estranged husband on Thursday, NBC Miami reports. Miami-Dade police say the husband approached Tania Adams and her 28-year-old male coworker at the Isles at Oasis community clubhouse and began shooting. After he killed Adams, he turned the gun on himself. Though still in the beginning stages of […]

Gainsville Police Officer, Bobby White, has received lots of attention over the past few days for what his dash cam captured when he responded to a call of kids playing basketball “loudly.”  Officer White said to one of the kids, “Can you believe someone is calling and complaining about kids playing basketball in the street?” […]