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3 children, 2 adults injured in bus stop crash near Orlando

Nov. 15, 2019 9:24 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a driver lost control of a vehicle, drove into a bus stop and hit two adults and three children. Lt. Kim Montes says the accident happened Friday morning in Orlando. Montes says the injured were taken to a hospital under a trauma alert. She said none...

Vucevic, big 4th quarter sent Magic past 76ers 112-97

Nov. 13, 2019 10:55 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It took the Orlando Magic 10¾ games to find their offense. Nikola Vucevic had 25 points and seven Orlando players scored in double figures as the Magic came up with a big fourth quarter and beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-97 on Wednesday night. "It was good to see the offense...

Power outage halts trams at Florida airport

Nov. 12, 2019 5:07 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Officials at Orlando International Airport say some trams leading to the main terminal shut down for about an hour, forcing some passengers to walk to their gates. Officials said in a statement that a power disruption halted some tram service Tuesday afternoon at Florida's busiest...

Pulisic to miss US Nations League games vs Canada, Cuba

Nov. 11, 2019 10:50 PM EST

DAVENPORT, Fla. (AP) — Christian Pulisic will miss the United States' CONCACAF Nations League games against Canada and Cuba after leaving Chelsea's match against Crystal Palace with a hip injury. The 21-year-old attacker from Hershey, Pennsylvania, appeared to get hurt when he scored his fifth goal in...

6 students have minor injuries from bus crash in Orlando

Nov. 11, 2019 10:47 AM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Fire rescue officials say a half dozen elementary school students in Florida suffered minor injuries when the school bus they were in was involved in a crash with a car. Orange County Fire Rescue tweeted Monday morning that the six students were taken to a hospital in Orlando for...

Sabonis scores 21 as Pacers rally past Magic 109-102

Nov. 10, 2019 10:00 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Even without injured stars Victor Oladipo and Myles Turner, the Indiana Pacers are managing to pile up wins. Domantas Sabonis had 21 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists, and Malcolm Brogdon and T.J. Wareen each scored 19 to help the Pacers beat the Orlando Magic 109-102 on Sunday for...

Crews comb central Florida lake for missing woman evidence

Nov. 9, 2019 11:31 AM EST

GOTHA, Fla. (AP) — Dive crews from a central Florida sheriff's office are searching for a new location in the 2006 disappearance of a young woman. Jennifer Kesse was 24 when she went missing in January 2006 after she didn't show up for work. Her car was found at a condo complex about a mile from where she...

Nikola Vucevic scores 23 points, Magic beat Grizzlies 118-86

Nov. 8, 2019 10:44 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Big nights by big men Nikola Vucevic and Jonathan Isaac carried the Orlando Magic to their first runaway victory of the season. Vucevic dominated at the offensive end with 23 points, 16 rebounds and six assists. Isaac had 22 points and eight rebounds, but it was his four blocks and...

Broadco takes lead at Florida Keys powerboat races

Nov. 8, 2019 6:23 PM EST

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Powerboat racers Charles Broaddus and Chris Hanley have piloted Broadco to a Super Cat-class lead on the second competition day of the Race World Offshore Key West Championships in the Florida Keys. Broaddus of St. Clair Shores, Michigan, and Hanley of Orlando, dominated the Super Cat...

Video shows Florida deputy yanking handcuffed girl's head

Nov. 8, 2019 4:13 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida deputy has been fired after a video showed him yanking a handcuffed middle school girl by her hair as other students looked on. Orange County Sheriff John Mina said during a news conference Friday there was no doubt in his mind that the deputy acted excessively in the video....