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First Coast Votes

New poll gives Curry 4-point lead over Brown

New poll gives Curry 4-point lead over BrownNew poll gives Curry 4-point lead over Brown
  • First Coast Votes
  • 3 hours, 32 minutes ago
First Coast Votes

Jefferson, Williams spar in heated Sheriff Debate

Jefferson, Williams spar in heated Sheriff DebateJefferson, Williams spar in heated Sheriff Debate
  • First Coast Votes
  • 1 day ago
Politics

Gov. Scott, HHS discuss funding for uninsured

Gov. Scott, HHS discuss funding for uninsuredGov. Rick Scott made his way to Washington, D.C., this week hoping to resolve a funding shortfall headed for Florida's hospitals.
  • Politics
  • 3 hours, 42 minutes ago
Politics

June special session set

June special session setJune special session set
  • Politics
  • 6 hours, 33 minutes ago
Orange Park

One hospitalized after 'serious' crash in Orange Park

One hospitalized after 'serious' crash in Orange ParkOne hospitalized after 'serious' crash in Orange Park
  • Orange Park
  • 5 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Search grows for missing Columbia County woman with dementia

Search grows for missing Columbia County woman with dementiaSeveral agencies have joined the search for a reported missing 61-year-old who is believed to have dementia.
  • Local
  • 23 minutes ago
Health

Stroke victim using experience to help others

Stroke victim using experience to help othersStroke victim using experience to help others
  • Health
  • 4 hours, 14 minutes ago
News

Surprise homecoming for military mom-to-be

Surprise homecoming for military mom-to-beSurprise homecoming for military mom-to-be
  • News
  • 22 hours, 56 minutes ago
St. Augustine

Mom charged with child neglect after 1-year-old nearly drowns

Mom charged with child neglect after 1-year-old nearly drownsMom charged with child neglect after 1-year-old nearly drowns
  • St. Augustine
  • 7 hours, 29 minutes ago
Health

Melanoma Awarness: Get your skin checked early

Melanoma Awarness: Get your skin checked earlyWith summer around the corner, a lot of people will be spending time in the sun, but that sun and summer tan can come with consequences.
  • Health
  • 3 hours, 39 minutes ago
Education

Take Stock in Children Program gets $3 million grant

Take Stock in Children Program gets $3 million grantThousands of local students will benefit from a federal grant Take Stock in Children (TSIC) will receive over the next four years.
  • Education
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Special Education graduates create natural dog treats

Special Education graduates create natural dog treatsThere's a new all-natural dog treat on the market and it's made by some special people right in our backyard.
  • Education
  • 4 hours, 35 minutes ago
News

23 suspects arrested in Putnam County meth crackdown

23 suspects arrested in Putnam County meth crackdown23 suspects arrested in Putnam County meth crackdown
  • News
  • 10 hours, 50 minutes ago
Weird

'Serial stowaway' arrested at two Chicago airports

'Serial stowaway' arrested at two Chicago airports'Serial stowaway' arrested at two Chicago airports
  • Weird
  • 3 hours, 38 minutes ago
Crime

Teacher charged for putting child with autism in trash can

Teacher charged for putting child with autism in trash canA Cobb County special education teacher was charged with cruelty to children after putting a student with autism in a trash can and comparing him to Oscar the Grouch.
  • Crime
  • 4 hours, 12 minutes ago
Elections

Congressman DeSantis to run for Rubio Senate seat

Congressman DeSantis to run for Rubio Senate seatCongressman DeSantis to run for Rubio Senate seat
  • Elections
  • 11 hours, 56 minutes ago
Local

Pizza Hut order reveals hostage situation

Pizza Hut order reveals hostage situationEmployees of an Avon Park Pizza Hut responded quickly after they saw a request for help that arrived with a pizza order.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 40 minutes ago
Local

3 reported Jacksonville shootings mark violent Tuesday

3 reported Jacksonville shootings mark violent TuesdayThree reported shootings in a seven-hour span Tuesday in Jacksonville had investigators with the sheriff's office scrambling for answers.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 32 minutes ago
Sports

Gold medal decathlete uses javelin to pull daughter's tooth

Gold medal decathlete uses javelin to pull daughter's toothBryan Clay posted video of his unique take on home dentistry.
  • Sports
  • 10 hours, 21 minutes ago
Nation Now

Woman in wheelchair wins treadmill on 'Price is Right'

Woman in wheelchair wins treadmill on 'Price is Right'The price may be right, but the prize is definitely wrong.
  • Nation Now
  • 8 hours, 1 minute ago
News

2 women in truck that ran down black man get max terms

2 women in truck that ran down black man get max termsWomen guilty of conspiracy to commit a hate crime in James Craig Anderson's death.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Local

2 corrections officers arrested for beating Lake City inmate

2 corrections officers arrested for beating Lake City inmateTwo corrections officers were arrested after allegedly dragging an inmate to a secluded area of the Columbia Correctional Institution and beating him, breaking his nose and fracturing his face in the process.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Music

'You Sexy Thing' singer Errol Brown dies

'You Sexy Thing' singer Errol Brown diesThe frontman for '70s hit makers Hot Chocolate died at his Bahamas home, says his manager.
  • Music
  • 10 hours ago
World

Germanwings co-pilot tried a dry run hours before crash

Germanwings co-pilot tried a dry run hours before crashGermanwings co-pilot repeatedly set the plane into a descent, then brought it back up again.
  • World
  • 4 hours, 55 minutes ago
Music

Elton John to Congress on AIDS: Do more

Elton John to Congress on AIDS: Do moreSir Elton John testifies in Senate, implores Congress to do more in fight to end HIV/AIDS.
  • Music
  • 6 hours, 3 minutes ago
CUSA

Marshall's Steward Butler suspended, charged with assault of same-sex couple

Marshall's Steward Butler suspended, charged with assault of same-sex coupleButler has been suspended indefinitely after being charged with two counts of battery.
  • CUSA
  • 8 hours, 14 minutes ago
Environment

Video: 800-pound turtle nests in Florida

Video: 800-pound turtle nests in FloridaPark Ranger Laura Henning found an 800-pound endangered leatherback sea turtle nesting at the Canaveral National Seashore on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.
  • Environment
  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Pediatric dentist still open despite continued protests

Pediatric dentist still open despite continued protestsAfter two weeks, protesters who accuse dentist Howard Schneider of maltreatment and abuse are still in front of his office.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Traffic cameras could be shut down in Green Cove Springs

Traffic cameras could be shut down in Green Cove SpringsIn a special called meeting Tuesday, Green Cove Springs city council hammered out the details of the 2016 fiscal year budget debating whether or not to put the city's red light cameras on the chopping block.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 52 minutes ago
Crime

Outreach eyed to neutralize Jacksonville crime problem

Outreach eyed to neutralize Jacksonville crime problemWhile his potential successors were preparing to debate one another live on First Coast News Tuesday evening, sitting Jacksonville Sheriff John Rutherford was unveiling a plan of attack to neutralize the city's problems with drugs and violent crime by opening a...
  • Crime
  • 12 hours, 9 minutes ago
Local

Motorcyclist injured in crash on Naval Station Mayport base

Motorcyclist injured in crash on Naval Station Mayport baseA 22-year-old sailor is in serious condition after a crash on the Naval Station Mayport base Tuesday morning.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 53 minutes ago
Life

Triple amputee Tyler Southern is now a dad!

Triple amputee Tyler Southern is now a dad!Triple amputee Tyler Southern is now a dad!
  • Life
  • 22 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Police watchdog group plans 'Don't Run' ad campaign

Police watchdog group plans 'Don't Run' ad campaignThe Atlanta Citizen Review Board is launching a new campaign telling people 'Don't Run' from the police.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
First Coast Votes

'15 General Election Early Voting: Times & Locations

'15 General Election Early Voting: Times & LocationsEarly voting for the 2015 General Election in Jacksonville kicks off Monday and we've compiled a list of everything you need to know before you head to the polls.
  • First Coast Votes
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Politics

Jacksonville Sheriff Debate: Mike Williams vs. Ken Jefferson

Jacksonville Sheriff Debate: Mike Williams vs. Ken JeffersonThe Jacksonville Sheriff Debate between Mike Williams and Ken Jefferson was hosted Tuesday at the FCN studios. The debate -- hosted by First Coast News, WJCT and The Florida Times-Union -- marks the culmination of months of campaigning for both candidates
  • Politics
  • 1 day ago
Health

Prescription for Pain: Patients denied medication

Prescription for Pain: Patients denied medicationA public health crisis in Florida created by shutting down the state's pill mills. Patients with legitimate doctor prescriptions for pain medicine are now routinely turned away at pharmacies.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
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