• Child custody exchange ends in gunfire at Orlando gas station By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CHILD CUSTODY EXCHANGE ENDS IN GUNFIRE AT ORLANDO GAS STATION

    A father fired a gun into a woman's car out of self-defense during a family dispute in Orlando.

  • Alleged sexual predator used Fortnite to target Brevard County girl By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    ALLEGED SEXUAL PREDATOR USED FORTNITE TO TARGET BREVARD COUNTY GIRL

    Authorities say a Florida man had sex with an underage girl he met through the wildly popular online video game Fortnite.

  • VIDEO: Trio of crime-fighting horses help Volusia deputies saddle fleeing suspect By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    VIDEO: TRIO OF CRIME-FIGHTING HORSES HELP VOLUSIA DEPUTIES SADDLE FLEEING SUSPECT

    A trio of crime-fighting horses helped sheriff's deputies in Volusia County saddle a fleeing suspect.

  • Pedestrian fatally struck in Orange County By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    PEDESTRIAN FATALLY STRUCK IN ORANGE COUNTY

    A pedestrian was struck and killed Friday morning in Orange County.

  • Beautiful Friday! Mostly sunny with highs in the 70s By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    BEAUTIFUL FRIDAY! MOSTLY SUNNY WITH HIGHS IN THE 70S

    Amy Sweezey has your First Alert Forecast

  • A chilly start to Friday morning By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    A CHILLY START TO FRIDAY MORNING

    Meteorologist Kyle Gravlin has your WESH 2 News First Alert Weather forecast.

  • Carnival Cruise Line sued by passengers after ship tilts in October By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CARNIVAL CRUISE LINE SUED BY PASSENGERS AFTER SHIP TILTS IN OCTOBER

    The new lawsuit filed in federal district court said a husband and wife hurt their spine and wrist when the ship moved.

  • Family meeting to exchange custody of child in Orlando ends in gunfire By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    FAMILY MEETING TO EXCHANGE CUSTODY OF CHILD IN ORLANDO ENDS IN GUNFIRE

    A father fired a gun into a woman's car out of self-defense during a family dispute in Orlando.

  • Children's clothing retailer Gymboree will begin closing its doors after filing for bankruptcy By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    CHILDREN'S CLOTHING RETAILER GYMBOREE WILL BEGIN CLOSING ITS DOORS AFTER FILING FOR BANKRUPTCY

    Gymboree Group said it plans to start closing all of its Gymboree and Crazy 8 branded stores, about 800 stores, according to the bankruptcy...

  • Death of Ocala man labeled homicide by authorities By WESH   -   Jan 18, 2019

    DEATH OF OCALA MAN LABELED HOMICIDE BY AUTHORITIES

    Police said Roland Lanctot, 61, was found dead Thursday near the 3300 block of NW Blitchton Road.

  • 85-year-old driver fires gun at car he was following through Marion neighborhood, deputies say By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    85-YEAR-OLD DRIVER FIRES GUN AT CAR HE WAS FOLLOWING THROUGH MARION NEIGHBORHOOD, DEPUTIES SAY

    The incident was captured by the victim's dash camera.

  • Funding for WIC may run out as government shutdown continues By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    FUNDING FOR WIC MAY RUN OUT AS GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN CONTINUES

    As a government shutdown stretches into its 27 day, the news keeps getting worse for people who depend on federal money to feed their...

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  • Man arrested after coworker discovers child porn on phone, Sanford police say By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    MAN ARRESTED AFTER COWORKER DISCOVERS CHILD PORN ON PHONE, SANFORD POLICE SAY

    A coworker discovered the photos when Colin Pitner gave his phone to her to play music while the pair were working at a Sanford Sprint...

  • A small warm up coming for Friday By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    A SMALL WARM UP COMING FOR FRIDAY

    Meteorologist Kyle Gravlin has your WESH 2 News First Alert Weather forecast.

  • Horse dies from neglect, 3 others seized from Brevard ranch By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    HORSE DIES FROM NEGLECT, 3 OTHERS SEIZED FROM BREVARD RANCH

    When three of her horses were seized under similar circumstances in 2012, the ranch's owner said they were old, beyond help and unable...

  • Popular Melbourne restaurant, customers help Coast Guard families affected by shutdown By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    POPULAR MELBOURNE RESTAURANT, CUSTOMERS HELP COAST GUARD FAMILIES AFFECTED BY SHUTDOWN

    "If more reach out, we'll feed them as well," said the owner, whose son is in the Coast Guard.

  • Teen charged in Bushnell woman's rape, murder By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    TEEN CHARGED IN BUSHNELL WOMAN'S RAPE, MURDER

    The teen would have been 16 years old at the time of the victim's death.

  • Why weight loss teas can be toxic By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    WHY WEIGHT LOSS TEAS CAN BE TOXIC

    “If mixing berries, tea leaves and herbs together actually worked to lose weight, why wouldn't every doctor in the country be recommending...

  • Governor promises changes to medical marijuana in Florida By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    GOVERNOR PROMISES CHANGES TO MEDICAL MARIJUANA IN FLORIDA

    Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that changes are coming to the way the state is carrying out a constitutional amendment...

  • Bethune-Cookman University announces layoffs, pay cuts By WESH   -   Jan 17, 2019

    BETHUNE-COOKMAN UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES LAYOFFS, PAY CUTS

    Drastic changes are under way at Florida's Bethune-Cookman University due to crippling debts and a looming deadline to shore up finances.

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