Man kills daughter, 6 minor grandchildren before shooting self

In yet another horrific incident of mass shooting in the US, a man has killed his daughter and six minor grandchildren before turning the gun on himself in north Florida, police said on Friday.

NASA to send first 3D printer into space station

NASA is all set to send the fourth SpaceX cargo mission, that would carry among other equipments a 3D printer to the International Space Station (ISS) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Sep 20.

Small plane from Florida crashes off Bahamas, four dead

Four people died after their small plane crashed in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday, according to Bahamian officials.

US girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said today.

Indian senior community part of growing US niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined culture of India with conveniences they had grown accustomed to in America.

Plane crash-lands on US beach, killing father

A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the US state of Florida, killing a father and critically injuring his young daughter, authorities have said.

App clicks thief`s selfie, gets her arrested

An app called Lookout has hunted down a woman thief who stole a smartphone from a woman`s car in Florida.

Florida jury slaps RJ Reynolds with USD 23.6 bn in damages: Lawyer

A Florida state jury has ordered the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company to pay $23.6 billion in punitive damages to the wife of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer, her attorneys said.

First confirmed case of chikungunya in US

The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has said that the first case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus in the US has been confirmed in a person in Florida.

Cameron Diaz introduces Benji Madden to her family in Florida?

Actress Cameron Diaz is reportedly introducing new boyfriend Benji Madden for the first time to her family during her five-day home trip.

David Beckham buys family mansion in Florida?

David Beckham has reportedly bought a family home in Miami, the city where he is fighting to set up a football club.

Two killed, 10 wounded in Florida shooting

Two people were killed and 10 others wounded following an early morning shooting Tuesday in Miami in the US state of Florida, media reported.

Florida triple murder suspect dies after standoff in Tennessee

A U.S. military veteran suspected in the Memorial Day weekend killings of three people in Florida died on Tuesday after he shot himself during a standoff with a SWAT team in Tennessee, officials said.

2 shot, 2 in custody at Clearwater Beach

A city spokeswoman says two people have been shot and five suspects are in custody after three shootings in Clearwater Beach, Florida, including outside the Hyatt Regency.

US confirms second case of MERS, this time in Florida

US health officials confirmed the country`s second case of MERS, a deadly virus first discovered in the Middle East in 2012, and said the patient was in good condition in an Orlando, Florida hospital.

US airliner nearly hit drone: FAA

A US airliner nearly collided with a remotely controlled aircraft as it approached a Florida airport in March, the Federal Aviation Administration has said.

Cuba detains Florida men for `terrorist plot`

Cuba has arrested four Florida men who they said had come to the communist island plotting "acts of terrorism," the Interior Ministry announced Wednesday.

I hope Jeb runs: George W Bush on younger brother

If it were up to former US president George W Bush, a third member of the Republican family dynasty -- his younger brother Jeb -- would run for the White House.

Florida tragedy: Gas explosion in jail kills two inmates, over 100 injured

A county jail in Florida collapsed partially after a gas explosion, killing at least two inmates and injuring more than a hundred others, including the jail officers, reports said.

Hindi films are very original, full of life: John Trovolta

American actor John Trovolta Saturday said he is a big fan of Hindi films and feels they are "very original and full of life".