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Severe weather awareness week: Lightning

The National Weather Service designates this week as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Florida. Monday's topic is all about lightning.

Our crime and safety expert stops by our studio to tell us about a scam you need to be aware of.

Police believe this man has shoplifted two tool sets from Home Depot this month.

A special look back at Hurricane Michael and how far our community has come since.

"Out in the South" Community Forum

Florida education system changes to come

Florida ranks highly in foster care

Tuesday Morning Weather

AARP Tax Aide to help locals prepare taxes

Conducting the Point in Time Survey

Bay County Arrest Report: January 2020

Man sentenced to life in prison for death of three linemen

Medical Monday: Quick stroke response saves lives

Monday Forecast

Marianna Toyota holds grand re-opening

Sunscreen ban prohibition heard in the Senate

California tests find illegal vapes tainted with additives

Watching Your Wallet: How to become a 401(k) millionaire

Nicki Minaj’s brother sentenced to 25 years to life

Parental consent for abortion ready for Senate Floor

Lawyer: Man charged in Hanukkah attack incompetent for trial

Man who wrongly spent 43 years behind bars closer to compensation

Life Management Center offering resources to avoid being a part of "Divorce Month"

Man arrested after running from Jackson County deputies

Defense resumes in key impeachment week; GOP defends Trump as Bolton book adds pressure for witnesses

Bail set at $4M for Utah teen charged in family slayings

One charged with murder in recent homicides, others still at large

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant dead in LA-area helicopter crash

The former Los Angeles Laker and his daughter Gianna died Sunday in the crash, and as many as seven other people may have been killed.

Former CBP official sentenced to 2½ years for illegal gun sales, other crimes

Wei Xu’s attorney said the judge reduced his time in prison by a year because of his service with the federal agency.

Kobe Bryant crash investigators looking at weather conditions, say there's no black box

Federal investigators say poor flying conditions in the Los Angeles area are a focus of the investigation. Bryant, his daughter and seven other people died.

NBA postpones Lakers-Clippers game after Kobe Bryant's death

The league said it made the decision "out of respect for the Lakers organization, which is deeply grieving."

'Today really hurts': Families, friends remember those who died in Kobe Bryant crash

"I got three small kids and am trying to figure out how to navigate life with three kids and no mom," Matt Mauser said of the death of his wife, Christina.