A huge python caught in Florida is the second largest ever caught in the state’s wilderness, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).
A bar with walls covered in banknotes has pulled them down to donate more than £11,000 to Bahamas hurricane relief.
A Florida police officer has won praise for rescuing a dog moments after it had been hit by a car.
An unusual passenger was found in a student’s backpack at a school in Florida.
Residents in Florida witnessed the sky turning purple in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian on Wednesday evening.
A Florida man parked his Smart car in the kitchen because he was worried it would blow away in Hurricane Dorian.
Relief officials have reported scenes of utter ruin in parts of the Bahamas and rushed to deal with an unfolding humanitarian crisis in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
A fish was spotted swimming down a Florida street as Hurricane Dorian hovered nearby.
Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas as a catastrophic Category 5 storm with record 185mph winds ripping off roofs, overturning cars and tearing down power lines.
South Carolina’s governor has ordered a mandatory evacuation of the state’s entire coast as Hurricane Dorian threatens.
A dangerous Hurricane Dorian closed in on the northern Bahamas early on Sunday, threatening to batter islands with 150mph winds, pounding waves and torrential rain as people hunkered down in schools, churches and other shelters.
Hurricane Dorian has gained strength as an “extremely dangerous” Category 4 storm, bearing down on the north-western Bahamas en route to Florida’s east coast.
Residents in the US state of Florida watched the increasingly dire forecast for Hurricane Dorian with a sense of helplessness and braced for what could be the most powerful storm to hit the state’s east coast in a generation.
An increasingly menacing-looking Hurricane Dorian is threatening to broadside the US state of Florida over Labour Day weekend.
Hurricane Dorian is posing an increasing threat to Florida as it swirls towards a possible direct hit on the US state after leaving limited damage in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
Ariana Grande has revealed the reason she was forced to postpone two concerts through illness was because of a tomato allergy.
Ariana Grande said she is “beyond devastated” after having to cancel two concerts due to illness.
A north-east stargazer had an early start to snap a space capsule.
Sir Elton John cancelled a sold-out US concert on his farewell tour due to an ear infection.
Sam Smith paid an emotional visit to Pulse nightclub in Orlando to pay tribute to the victims of a massacre at the venue.
XXXTentacion’s mother has shared a picture of the late rapper’s tomb.
Lil Uzi Vert has called on celebrities for help in setting up a fund to aid families of those killed by gun violence.
Rapper XXXTentacion has died after being shot in Florida, police have said.
An Aberdeen cyclist has got back to doing what he loves most after almost dying when he was struck by a vehicle during a 3,000-mile US cycle challenge.
Declan Donnelly has teamed up with a group of minions ahead of the series finale of Saturday Night Takeaway.
Celebrities have shown their support for students who survived a shooting in Florida as they announced they planned to hold a march in Washington DC to call for more gun controls.
Jimmy Kimmel has criticised Donald Trump for doing “worse than nothing” over gun violence.
A North-east couple are stranded in Florida and facing massive medical bills after their once-in-a-lifetime Caribbean cruise turned into a “disaster”.
If you have been on Twitter in the last few days, chances are you may have come across lottery winner Shane Missler offering money in exchange for follows, likes and retweets.
An Aberdeen man today spoke of taking his first steps after almost dying when he was struck by a vehicle during a 3,000 mile US cycle challenge.