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Florida man mistakenly shoots himself during road rage incident

A Florida man is under investigation after he told Orlando police that he accidentally shot himself during a road rage incident on Monday. According to the Orlando Sentinel, the man said he had been driving toward Orlando on Interstate-4 when another driver allegedly flashed a weapon after the two had…

Orlando teen fatally stabbed with a sword by half-brother

A Florida man stabbed his teenage half-brother to death with a sword on Thursday afternoon, reported 13 News in Orlando. The two were reportedly arguing about dog feces and a drug deal at a home when the debate turned violent. When police arrived on the scene, the fatally injured 17-year-old…

Hackers use Xbox 360 to send SWAT team to family’s home

A family living near Orlando was awakened by a SWAT team early Thursday morning, apparently sent to the home as a hoax after hackers accessed a neighbor boy’s Xbox 360 and obtained an address from his account. Police said the address on the account was out of date, sending officers…

For many Americans, jobs crisis to last many years

ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) – - Despite an upswing in hiring during 2011, the jobs crisis could last many more years as millions of Americans struggle to find work. In Orlando, Florida, Brenda Solomon lost her retail job last May at a department store and was unable to find even temporary…

Teen detained by TSA over design on purse

A Florida teenager was detained by TSA officials because her clutch purse featured a tiny replica of an old western six-shooter pistol, according to Jacksonville’s Channel 4 News. The 17-year-old was returning from a holiday trip to Norfolk, Virginia when TSA officers held and questioned her, insisting that the inches-long,…

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