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St. Johns County sergeant arrested on kidnapping charge

St. Johns County sergeant arrested on kidnapping chargeAuthorities issue Amber Alert after well-known law enforcement officer breaks court order and takes her son, 6.
  • Local
  • 10 hours, 52 minutes ago
Education

Kids miss school, police arrest Duval parents

Kids miss school, police arrest Duval parentsOne child, now 9, has missed 239 school days since 2011 and has been held back twice.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
People

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged Philippines

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged PhilippinesFirst Coast News caught back up with Les Tilka to learn more about how the rebuilding efforts are coming in the island nation.
  • People
  • 15 hours ago
Politics

Candidates face off in final Gubernatorial Debate

Candidates face off in final Gubernatorial DebateIn case you are just waking up to this year's governor's race in Florida. Here's the headline in shorthand: Charlie Crist and Rick Scott don't seem to like each other much. And they proved in once again Tuesday night in Jacksonville in the last debate...
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Woman shoots man in Northside parking lot: JSO

Woman shoots man in Northside parking lot: JSOA dispute in a Northside parking lot between a man and a woman turned violent Wednesday afternoon.
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  • 10 hours ago
Teacher of the Week

Teacher of the Week: Jennifer Hutchinson

Teacher of the Week: Jennifer HutchinsonIt is Wednesday, so that means it is time for our Teacher of the Week!
  • Teacher of the Week
  • 15 hours, 15 minutes ago
Features

UNF rockin' Pink Glove Dance; Swiss Point Middle donates 850+ Buddy Bears

UNF rockin' Pink Glove Dance; Swiss Point Middle donates 850+ Buddy BearsUNF Nursing students say forget about puttin' on your dancin' shoes. This October they're putting on their pink gloves to dance for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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  • 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
Forecast

Sunshine & Solar Eclipse Thursday!

Sunshine & Solar Eclipse Thursday!Sunshine & Solar Eclipse Thursday
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  • 4 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local

Vandals cause $150k in damage to new Riverside apartments

Vandals cause $150k in damage to new Riverside apartmentsCrews working on a large new apartment building in Brooklyn will have some extra work on their hands after four vandals allegedly caused about $150,000 in damage.
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  • 6 hours, 3 minutes ago
Health

Sen. Marco Rubio proposes ban on visas for Ebola countries

Sen. Marco Rubio proposes ban on visas for Ebola countriesFlorida's U.S. Senator Marco Rubio plans to propose a measure to diminish travel from countries stricken with Ebola.
  • Health
  • 9 hours, 55 minutes ago
Crime

Reward offered for tips about June shooting death

Reward offered for tips about June shooting deathTo remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000 contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Ebola Response Team established in Georgia

Ebola Response Team established in GeorgiaGeorgia Governor Nathaniel Deal says more than a dozen leaders from across the state will meet to take a look at Ebola response, and see what needs to be done.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Man shot to death at apartment complex

Man shot to death at apartment complexInvestigators are on the scene of a deadly shooting in Jacksonville.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Early voting begins Monday in some Fla. counties

Early voting begins Monday in some Fla. countiesFirst ballots to be cast as party leaders plan news conference about medical marijuana
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
St. Augustine

Top Chef Cook-Off puts local restaurants to the test

Top Chef Cook-Off puts local restaurants to the testTop Chef Cook-Off puts local restaurants to the test
  • St. Augustine
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Local

JIA flight diverted to Raleigh-Durham Airport over possible ebola scare

JIA flight diverted to Raleigh-Durham Airport over possible ebola scareAn airport Operations spokesperson for Raleigh-Durham International Airport confirms a Delta flight heading to Jacksonville International Airport from JFK was diverted to RDU because of a sick passenger.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Local

Crash at Butler Blvd. and Kernan Blvd. causes traffic delays

Crash at Butler Blvd. and Kernan Blvd. causes traffic delaysCrash at Butler Blvd. and Kernan Blvd. causes traffic delays
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  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Local

$101K monument to honor current Nassau judge meets opposition

$101K monument to honor current Nassau judge meets oppositionA project that will cost over 100-thousand dollars passes the Nassau County Commission in 15 seconds, according to the only commissioner who voted against it. The money was approved to add new signs and monuments to the courthouse in honor of long-time Judge Robert M....
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  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Downtown Jacksonville

Baker County hospital prepares for Ebola

Baker County hospital prepares for EbolaEven though it is small and only has 25 beds, Ed Fraser hospital is prepared for the deadly virus Ebola
  • Downtown Jacksonville
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Health

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprising

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprisingThursday's Ebola scare at Memorial Hospital is the second one in a week in Jacksonville.
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  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Food

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfish

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfishUSA TODAY Network talks with chef Tim Tibbitts about lionfish, a non-native fish that's taking over the Atlantic Ocean, in our new audio series, "Something to Chew On."
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  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Health

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurse

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurseFlorida governor Rick Scott Thursday called on Frontier Airlines to contact more passengers who flew on the same plane as a woman diagnosed with Ebola.
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victim

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victimThe victim was last seen by family near 6th Way, just outside Interlachen, Dec. 23, 2013, deputies said.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Fetal and infant death rates up in Northeast Florida

Fetal and infant death rates up in Northeast FloridaFetal and infant deaths are up across Northeast Florida for the second year in a row.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago