A Florida man hurled a poisonous snake into his ex’s friend’s truck in a jealous rage, police said. Clay Charles Hickenbotam, of DeFuniak Springs, Fla., allegedly showed up at his ex-girlfriend’s house on July 15 to threaten her and her male guest. Read More Here: http://m.nbcdfw.com/nbcdfw/pm_108759/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=biXqH7ix

A Florida man was arrested after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend for breaking his bong. Police said Brandon Chviek, 20, was arguing with his girlfriend and became “enraged” after she broke his bong, The Gainesville Sun reported. Chviek allegedly pulled out a gun, hit her until she fell to the ground and choked her, Gainesville Police […]

A massive fight broke out outside a Florida courtroom between the family of the victims and the suspect’s family in a double murder case on Monday. The fight happened after a hearing in a case in which a man is accused of shooting and killing two brothers, James and Joel Kun, outside a St. Cloud […]

 man is suing a strip club after he says he was charged $50,000 when he only spent $600. Pinellas County court records show Lokesh Simon James has filed a lawsuit against Bliss Cabaret, located on Ulmerton Road in Clearwater   Read More Here: http://www.wtsp.com/news/article/263073/58/Man-sues-strip-club-over-50k-tab

  A homeless man is accused by police of living the high life in hotels, racking up thousands of dollars on other people’s credit cards, according to a report in Florida. Drifter David Price was arrested on Friday and is being held at the Orange County Jail in Orlando,according to WTFV. Read More Here: http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/07/01/12506510-report-homeless-man-scammed-luxury-hotel-stays-at-others-expense?lite

  Former 2 Live Crew front man and “Mr. Nasty as I wanna be”, himself is now coaching highschool football down in South Florida. No, he doesn’t have the Luke dancers in place of the cheerleaders, so guys you can get off the phone with the airlines. Do you think he can make the transition […]

(CNN) — Florida A&M drum major Robert Champion walked into the darkness of Bus C in a parking lot in Orlando, Florida, last fall in the hope of gaining respect from his fellow band members. On November 19, Champion and the rest of the band were in Orlando for the Florida Classic football game, the […]

Around midnight on Sunday, George Zimmerman was released from a Florida county jail on $150,000 bail. Zimmerman is now out on bond as he awaits his second-degree murder trial for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.

SANFORD, Fla. — After weeks of mounting tension and protests across the nation, a special prosecutor has decided to file a charge of second-degree murder…

UPDATE: Press Conference to be held LIVE on CNN. Click Here to watch Florida special prosecutor Angela Corey plans to announce as early as Wednesday afternoon that she is charging neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, according to a law enforcement official close to the investigation. It was not immediately […]

Rickey Smiley with a Message to Young People After Attending the MLK Ceremony in Florida

Friday, March 23, 2012  Join 97.9 The Beat at Paul Quinn College for the Justice for Trayvon Martin Rally at 12p at the Student Union Building. Trayvon Martin, 17, was gunned down walking home from the store after purchasing Skittles and Iced-Tea by a self-appointed neighborhood watchman who deemed him as suspicious. George Zimmerman called […]