Statewide News

Free Hugs: New Orleans man spreads love during time of tragedy

In times when tragedy strikes like the Boston bombings, it's important to remember there are still good people in the world.

Man admits threatening ESPN personalities — again

A Georgia man admitted in court Wednesday — for a second time — that he threatened sports broadcasters in letters he mailed to ESPN's Bristol headquarters.

Woman Barely Escapes Boston Marathon Blast

A woman from Warrenton is watching every detail from the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombings as closely as anyone. Lisa Baragiola told FOX2, she was steps away from those killed.

Sergeant saves seven-week old puppy from Canal

A sergeant from the Boynton Beach Police Department rescued a seven-week old puppy from a canal near the 14100 block of Mahogany Drive after it fell in the water, the department said.

Tips to reduce paper waste this Earth Day

(StatePoint) Want to go green this Earth Day? One great area to focus on this year is reducing, reusing and recycling the paper waste you generate.

Child advocates rally at State Capitol

Two child abuse prevention organizations held a rally on the steps of the State Capitol today.

NOPD officer arrested for alleged rape of 15-year-old girl

A New Orleans Police Officer was arrested last night for the alleged rape of a juvenile.

Boy, 14, in custody after shooting girl, 6

Police are sorting out why a teenager had a loaded gun and how he shot his 6-year-old family member inside a chiropractor's office.

Finding the perfect Mother's Day Gift

(StatePoint) Shopping for Mother's Day? You'll want to match the perfect gift to her unique interests and personality.

Make your next family vacation truly meaningful

(StatePoint) If you're tired of taking the same old kinds of vacations, consider looking into more meaningful travel alternatives. Whatever your interests are, there are great ways to infuse your vacation with purpose.