— Singer Marc Anthony’s luxury yacht goes up in flames in Miami


A luxury yacht owned by singer Marc Anthony partially sank in Biscayne Bay after it was engulfed by a massive fire that took 45 firefighters nearly two hours to extinguish. No one was injured.


The 120-foot (36.5-meter) boat was docked off Miami’s MacArthur Causeway at the Island Gardens Marina when it caught fire Wednesday night, fire officials said.


— Shalimar man wields hatchet at family on Christmas Day


A 39-year-old man was arrested on Christmas Day after he allegedly used a hatchet to destroy a bathroom door and attempted to attack family members in a 7th Avenue home.


— Green Beret killed in Afghanistan


A 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) Green Beret died Monday in Afghanistan “as a result of injuries sustained while his unit was engaged in combat operations” on Sunday,


— NATIONAL CHAMPS!!! UWF beats Minnesota State 48-40 behind Reed’s record effort


West Florida (13-2) had already become the first team to beat three undefeated teams in the same Division II postseason before making Minnesota State (14-1) the fourth.


— OCSO searches for pair of missing teens


The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is working to locate two missing 17-year-old teens.