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Robbery suspect shot in head by police in Fernandina Beach

Robbery suspect shot in head by police in Fernandina BeachA robbery suspect armed with a syringe who led police on a car chase was shot in the head by Fernandina Beach officers late Monday morning.
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Man shot while in his car on Broom Street

Man shot while in his car on Broom StreetJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A man is recovering after police found him with a gunshot wound Monday early morning.
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Family, friends mourn shooting death of local athlete

Family, friends mourn shooting death of local athleteJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It is expected to be an emotional day at First Coast High School in north Jacksonville.
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  • 22 hours, 24 minutes ago
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Wolf sanctuary celebrates 10 years

Wolf sanctuary celebrates 10 yearsBig Oak Wolf Sanctuary is located on 5-acres of property, tucked behind a rural dirt road in Green Cove Springs.
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2 injured in crash involving JTA bus on Philips

2 injured in crash involving JTA bus on PhilipsJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Two people were transported to the hospital after an accident on Philips Highway involving a JTA bus and a van Monday morning.
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Two weeks of violence capped by high school student's death

Two weeks of violence capped by high school student's deathA violent two weeks in Jacksonville was capped early late Saturday night with a double shooting that resulted the death of a First Coast High School football player.
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3 injured in overnight shooting in northwest Jacksonville

3 injured in overnight shooting in northwest JacksonvilleThree people have minor injuries following a shooting early Saturday morning in the area of W. 17th Street and Palafox Street, according to police.
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  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Crime

How to get money for information to help solve crimes

How to get money for information to help solve crimesCommonly investigators run into roadblocks. Witnesses do not cooperate, many times out of fear of retaliation.
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JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-related

JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-relatedTwo recent murders including one at a crowded McDonald's on the Westside and another on a New Town street corner are connected to each other, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
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Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had license

Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had licenseHow many DUIs should you be allowed to get before you lose your license permanently? It's a question First Coast News has been investigating for months.
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Health

"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery

"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery"There are no do overs": Local doc on transex surgery
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'Save Our Sons Summit' gives raw look at local violence

'Save Our Sons Summit' gives raw look at local violenceIt was an emotional day at Edward Waters College on Friday. More than 500 students attended the 3rd annual Save Our Sons Summit, a conference designed to help young men steer clear from violence and focus on their education.
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Firm picked to redevelop The Jacksonville Landing

Firm picked to redevelop The Jacksonville LandingAfter a meeting Thursday, it is now known what company will redevelop the Jacksonville Landing.
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McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'

McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'A shooting at a McDonald's on the west side marks the second homicide in two days in Jacksonville. Sheema Hammontree lives across the street from the restaurant. She said she heard the gunshots go off around 10:30 Wednesday night.
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Traffic

Semi bursts into flames, causes backup on I-95

Semi bursts into flames, causes backup on I-95A semi-truck burst into flames Thursday afternoon on Interstate 95 near World Golf Village
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Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it back

Customer gives dog to PetSmart employee, now she wants it backSteve and Jeanne Wilkeson found a six month old Great Dane in their yard and kept it for one day; they live near the Buckman Bridge and I-295.
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Warrior with PTSD explains fear of St. Augustine

Warrior with PTSD explains fear of St. AugustineBrett Simon is a trainer with the non-profit his mother created in Ponte Vedra. K9s for Warriors trains rescue dogs to be service dogs for veterans diagnosed with PTSD. Duval says, of the 160 graduates so far, none has committed suicide.
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Jacksonville woman turns 105

Jacksonville woman turns 105Jacksonville woman turns 105
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Combating gang violence in Jacksonville

Combating gang violence in JacksonvilleJSO says it will reassign patrols to combat a recent rash of gang violence.
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Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city park

Taxpayer complains about condition of grass at newly renovated city parkThis February the City of Jacksonville completed renovation of a small park near the foot of the Trout River bridge. Jerry Pullum has used for the past 15 years and now he has a problem with the recent renovation.
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Top cop contenders have their own discipline history

Top cop contenders have their own discipline historyCity elections are less than a month away, and the two candidates vying for the job of top cop have spent much time promoting their law enforcement bonafides and leadership skills.
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Alleged racism during stay at Live Oak hotel

Alleged racism during stay at Live Oak hotel It was a trip to learn about Florida's colleges, but ended up being a lesson in life.
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JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-related

JSO: McDonald's, New Town murders connected, gang-relatedTwo recent murders including one at a crowded McDonald's on the Westside and another on a New Town street corner are connected to each other, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
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Mike Williams interview

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Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had license

Family asking why alleged drunk driver still had licenseHow many DUIs should you be allowed to get before you lose your license permanently? It's a question First Coast News has been investigating for months.
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Developer's new plan for Jacksonville Landing

Developer's new plan for Jacksonville LandingAfter a meeting Thursday, it is now known what company will redevelop the Jacksonville Landing.
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Two women killed in New Town drive-by shooting

Two women killed in New Town drive-by shootingThe Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says a drive-by shooting in New Town that left two women dead Thursday night and injured a man may be gang related.
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McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'

McDonald's shooting witness: 'I'm still kind of reeling'A shooting at a McDonald's on the west side marks the second homicide in two days in Jacksonville. Sheema Hammontree lives across the street from the popular fast food restaurant on Cassat Avenue. She said she heard the gunshots go off around 10:30 Wednes
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Investigation: How habitual drunken drivers are still allowed on the road

Investigation: How habitual drunken drivers are still allowed on the roadFCN's Heather Crawford talks to a mother who wants to know why habitual drunk drivers are allowed to drive after her son lost his leg after a crash involving a driver with multiple DUI convictions.
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Veterans accuse UF frat members of peeing on US flag

Veterans accuse UF frat members of peeing on US flagAccusations made by veterans who took part in the Warrior Beach Retreat at Laketown Wharf resort have led to apologies from two separate universities.
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Councilman breathes new life into pension reform

Councilman breathes new life into pension reformCouncilman breathes new life into pension reform
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Viewer video of semi-truck fire on I-95

Viewer video of semi-truck fire on I-95Video sent to us by Nicholas Avignone shows firefighters as they put out a semi truck fire that caused delays on southbound Interstate 95 near CR-210.
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JTA driver accused of spreading HIV

JTA driver accused of spreading HIVA bus driver for the Jacksonville Transportation Authority faces felony charges after he allegedly had sex with at least two victims without telling them he was HIV positive.
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Traffic ticket quotas considered illegal

Traffic ticket quotas considered illegalIn the wake of the Waldo debacle, traffic ticket quotas are now officially illegal in Florida.
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3 pets die, 2 people hospitalized in Middleburg home fire

3 pets die, 2 people hospitalized in Middleburg home fireA fire at a mobile home Wednesday sent two people to the hospital, at least one in critical condition, and killed three pets in Middleburg.
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JSO: Carjacking suspect shot in ankle during chase

JSO: Carjacking suspect shot in ankle during chaseA suspect sought in connection to a carjacking is recovering in the hospital after he was wounded by police gunfire during a foot chase on the city's Southside Wednesday morning.
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Jacksonville mother missing for six days

Jacksonville mother missing for six daysFriends and family are fearing the worst following a Jacksonville woman's disappearance a week ago. A BOLO was dispatched on April 16 and flyers have been handed out, now Danielle Paige Tucker's loved ones are forced to wait.
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Jacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six days

Jacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six daysJacksonville woman, mother of two goes missing for six days
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Why repeat DUI offenders are allowed to continue driving?

Why repeat DUI offenders are allowed to continue driving?Local attorney says the justice system recognizes that people make mistakes but offenders only get so many chances before they go over the limit.
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Bill would double classroom tech funding

Bill would double classroom tech fundingFor the second time in two months, technical issues halted Florida Standards Assessments testing for students.
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Another high school fight, this time a parent attacks a student

Another high school fight, this time a parent attacks a studentThe video is cell phone quality, which means it is muddy, but the parents concerns about the video are clear.
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Shooting suspect surrenders after Orange Park standoff

Shooting suspect surrenders after Orange Park standoffA SWAT standoff with a shooting suspect in an Orange Park neighborhood came to a peaceful end Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
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