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Friends remember American hero John Glenn

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - The world has paused to remember one of the first U.S. astronauts.

John Glenn, a senator and the first American astronaut to orbit the earth, passed away Thursday at the age of 95.

Those who worked closest with Glenn are recalling their memories.

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Mother of Winter Park teen allegedly beaten to death relieved about arrests

WINTER PARK, Fla. - The mother and sister of a Winter Park High School teenager who police said was beaten to death said they are relieved that arrests have been made in the case. The 15-year-old’s family said they hope the charges lead to jail time. “Every day I’m going ...

President Barack Obama places the Medal of Freedom on astronaut John Glenn.

NASA on Glenn's passing: 'tremendous loss'

NASA Admnistrator Charles Bolden issued this statement on legendary astronaut John Glenn's passing:  "Today, the first American to orbit the Earth, NASA astronaut and Ohio Senator John Glenn, passed away. We mourn this tremendous loss for our nation and the world. As one of NASA's original Mercury 7 astronauts, Glenn's ...

FILE - In this Sunday, Nov. 1, 1998 image made from video, astronaut John Glenn, left, retrieves a paper airplane for pilot Steven Lindsey, foreground right, in the space shuttle Discovery's middeck. Astronaut Stephen Robinson, left, and Japanese astronaut Chiaki Mukai look over paper work in the background. Glenn died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at the age of 95. (AP Photo/NASA, File)

Sen. Nelson: Glenn had 'right stuff'

Reaction is beginning to come in after former astronaut John Glenn's passing at age 95. Senator Bill Nelson, who once flew on a space shuttle, had this to say: “John Glenn is the last of the original seven American astronauts who truly had the ‘right stuff.’ On top of paving ...

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2 teens face judge in death of 15-year-old's death in Winter Park

 A judge decided to keep two of three teenagers in jail for the next month after they were arrested in connection with the death of Winter Park 15-year-old Roger Trindade. Channel 9's Field Sutton was in court Thursday, where prosecutors claim both teenagers played key roles in what happened. Trindade was ...

 

Robotic surgery made available for outpatients

Surgeons at Orlando Health are now using a robotic system to perform things like gall bladder removal, hernia repairs and correcting ailments like Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. “Robotics is the leading edge of surgical innovation and being able to move this technology into the outpatient surgical setting is fantastic,” said Dr. ...

United Airlines to start charging to use overhead bins

 Nothing angers airline passengers more than being nickeled and dimed to death. Well, buckle up frequent-flyers because one major airline is causing some turbulence that may spread to the other airlines. United has plans to charge lowfare passengers $5 per bag in the overhead bins. Here are the details according ...

 

Officials: Man with bomb threat note causes evacuation of library in Apopka

POPKA, Fla. - The North Orange Branch Library in Apopka was evacuated at about 5 p.m. Wednesday due to a man with a note, threatening a bomb, authorities said.   The library is located on the 1000 block of Semoran Boulevard.  Deputies said the man had a note reading “bomb.”  The ...

Delta IV rocket lifts off with military communications satellite

A United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket carrying a military satellite successfully launched  from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 6:53 p.m. Wednesday. The Wideband Global SATCOM, also known as WGS-8 is the eighth in a series of 10 satellites made by Boeing for troops in war zones. The ...

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3 arrested after Winter Park teen's death ruled homicide

The Winter Park Police Department received the results of an autopsy report in the death of Winter Park teenager, Roger Trindade. The Orange County Medical Examiner’s Office said it has concluded that Trindade’s death was a “homicide as a result of blunt force trauma.” Police said that due to the ...

2 charged with first-degree murder in Orange County dialysis center shooting

A man and woman are now in the Orange County jail, after being charged in connection with the shooting death of a 55-year-old Pine Hills dialysis center employee. Kenny Chaney, 23 and his girlfriend, April Coger, 24, were arrested Tuesday night and charged with first-degree murder and armed robbery. According ...

Surviving the office holiday party without losing your job

It’s that time of year for the end of the year office party. So, how do you survive it without getting fired, or be the person everybody is talking about? According to the Society for Human Resource Management, last year almost two-thirds of companies held a holiday party for employees, ...

 

Front moves away, visibility dangerously low tonight

During the entire month of November, Orlando only received 0.06 inches of rain. It almost became the driest November on record, if those rogue showers would not have fallen over Orlando International Airport (the official reporting station) November 30.  "Since the rainy season ended, today was the first time most neighborhoods ...

Orlando mayor focuses on Parramore in 'State of Downtown'

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer gave his annual State of Downtown Address Tuesday and it included a lot of plans directly affecting local neighborhoods. Dyer said he wants to revitalize downtown, and that starts with making changes in Parramore. The mayor said he wants to make Parramore a neighborhood that residents ...

Deputies: Deltona youth counselor charged with molestation, more victims possible

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said a Deltona youth counselor has been arrested and charged with molesting a 12-year-old boy Nathan Gorzelanczyk, 31, was arrested Monday night after the victim told a therapist that the man had molested him multiple times in the past year. Because of Gorzelanczyk's long history ...

Florida Christmas tree farms in season

Governor Rick Scott, Attorney General Pam Bondi, and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater all have Florida-grown Christmas trees. You can have one, too and it's easy! Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture, Adam Putnam, is promoting locally grown trees this year, pointing out that approximately 16,000 trees are harvested from Florida's 100 ...

Amazon Go store to be check-out free

Some people are calling it, "the end of jobs." Amazon is testing a supermarket model in Seattle that works without checkout lines. Basically what you do is walk in, shop, and then leave. Called Amazon Go, shoppers scan their Amazon app when they enter the store, and then sensors register ...

Florida woman gets owl stuck in the grill of her car

An owl is lucky to be alive this holiday season after getting stuck inside the grill of a car for more than a day! Sonji Coney Williams tells WSVN News she was driving down the turnpike to Miami when she hit something. "I was driving about 60 mph and he never ...

 

Employee found dead in workroom at Celebration hospital

CELEBRATION, Fla. - The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office said deputies are at the scene of a death investigation Monday at Florida Hospital Celebration. Authorities said a 27-year-old woman was found dead in a "workroom" in the hospital. The woman, whose name was not released, was an employee at the hospital, ...

 

Disney readies the Force for 'Rogue One' with Epcot Death Star

ORLANDO, Fla. - Epcot held a special event Monday night to celebrate Star Wars at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and the upcoming release of the film "Rouge One: A Star Wars Story."

During the event, Epcot’s iconic Spaceship Earth was magically transformed into the Death Star, the devastating battle station ...

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