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Armed man arrested for trying to free imaginary wife

Armed man arrested for trying to free imaginary wifeArmed man arrested for trying to free imaginary wife
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  • 9 hours, 52 minutes ago
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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.
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  • 10 hours, 20 minutes ago
Crime

JSO, pastors aim to neutralize crime through outreach

JSO, pastors aim to neutralize crime through outreachWhile 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...
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  • 10 hours, 28 minutes ago
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Nassau man steals 13 pythons, tries to sell them on Craigslist: NCSO

Nassau man steals 13 pythons, tries to sell them on Craigslist: NCSOA man who allegedly tried to sell 13 snakes stolen from a Callahan pet shop online last week has been arrested.
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  • 11 hours, 23 minutes ago
Sports

Woods 'feels good' to be at THE PLAYERS Championship

Woods 'feels good' to be at THE PLAYERS ChampionshipWoods 'feels good' to be at THE PLAYERS Championship
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  • 12 hours, 35 minutes ago
Life

JSO searching for Bank of America robbery suspect

JSO searching for Bank of America robbery suspectJSO searching for Bank of America robbery suspect
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  • 12 hours, 59 minutes ago
Sports

Jaguars reach agreements with nine undrafted players

Jaguars reach agreements with nine undrafted playersJaguars reach agreements with nine undrafted players
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
News

Apartment fire displaces 5 people

Apartment fire displaces 5 peopleJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Red Cross is helping five people, including two children, after a fire damaged an apartment on the Westside.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
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JSO searching for driver after truck found submerged in pond

JSO searching for driver after truck found submerged in pondJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is searching for the driver of a truck that was found submerged in a retention pond near Greenland Road and Old St. Augustine Road on Monday.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Crime

1 taken to hospital after shooting on Northwest side

1 taken to hospital after shooting on Northwest sideJACKSONVILLE, Fla. — One person was shot on Jacksonville's Northwest side Saturday night.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Florida News

Man falls off the Skyway Bridge while changing tire

Man falls off the Skyway Bridge while changing tireThe Florida Highway Patrol says a man is recovering from minor injuries after he got out of a vehicle following a crash, stumbled backward and fell some 30 feet off an approach to the Sunshine Skyway bridge.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Weird

Texas to deploy troops to monitor US military

Texas to deploy troops to monitor US militaryThe US military says its seven-state Operation Jade Helm 15 this summer will be a training drill for special forces—but Gov. Greg Abbott appears to have his doubts.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
News

5-year-old girl found floating in retention pond

5-year-old girl found floating in retention pondJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 5-year-old girl is dead from an apparent drowning on the Westside, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Sports

First Coast News Athlete of the Year Poll

First Coast News Athlete of the Year PollFirst Coast News Athlete of the Year Poll
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Life

Military wives get surprise baby shower at TPC Sawgrass

Military wives get surprise baby shower at TPC SawgrassMilitary wives get surprise baby shower at TPC Sawgrass
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  • 2 days, 8 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
  • 2 days, 9 hours ago
The Players

The Players' Military Appreciation Day on Tuesday this year

The Players' Military Appreciation Day on Tuesday this yearThe Players Military Appreciation Day is being held on Tuesday, May 5 this year.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Life

Jaguars defensive end takes cancer patient to prom

Jaguars defensive end takes cancer patient to prom18-year-old Khameyea Jennings almost didn't go to her senior prom on Saturday night, but when her grandmother, who recently died from cancer, told her to go, she changed her mind. Thanks to the local non-profit Dreams Come True, she got a pretty cool date for the...
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Jacksonville Jaguars

Alabama's T.J. Yeldon selected by Jaguars in 2nd round

Alabama's T.J. Yeldon selected by Jaguars in 2nd roundWith the fourth pick in the second round, the Jacksonville Jaguars selected Alabama running back T.J. Yeldon.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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A father of three suffers minor injuries in two-home fire

A father of three suffers minor injuries in two-home fireA fire broke out Friday evening in Mandarin and damaged two townhomes before JFRD got it under control.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Jacksonville Jaguars

Jaguars beef up offensive line with 3rd round pick

Jaguars beef up offensive line with 3rd round pickThe Jacksonville Jaguars decided to add some beef to its offensive line with its pick in the third round of the NFL Draft on Friday.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Controversial Jax dentist previously sued in 1990s

Controversial Jax dentist previously sued in 1990sProtesters have gathered outside the Schneider's University Boulevard office for three days, accusing him of mistreating patients.
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  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
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No person hurt in Orange Park house fire, 1 cat dies

No person hurt in Orange Park house fire, 1 cat diesAn apartment complex structure fire took the life of a pet Friday evening, Clay County Fire Rescue confirmed.
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  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
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Jacksonville rehab center sees uptick in Molly use

Jacksonville rehab center sees uptick in Molly useMolly, also known as MDMA or ecstasy, experts say is an unregulated drug that is often laced with other drugs.
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  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
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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.
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  • 3 hours, 36 minutes ago
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Sexual predator accused of knowingly spreading HIV

Sexual predator accused of knowingly spreading HIVA Jacksonville man and sexual predator is being held without bond in the Clay County Jail, accused of violating the terms of his court order and knowingly spreading HIV to at least one victim.
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Forced to move because of "political games"

Forced to move because of "political games"A Jacksonville mother says she has no choice but to move to Colorado after the legislative session ended abruptly last week with no answers about the future of medical marijuana.
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Parents voice safety concerns about iconic Kona Skate Park

Parents voice safety concerns about iconic Kona Skate ParkParents voice safety concerns about iconic Kona Skate Park
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Jacksonville sheriff's candidates debate on FCN

Jacksonville sheriff's candidates debate on FCNA field of sheriff's candidates that started with seven is down to two as Ken Jefferson and Mike Williams prepare to debate each other on First Coast News on Tuesday evening.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Jax Beach shooting suspect arrested during traffic stop

Jax Beach shooting suspect arrested during traffic stopTwo people were arrested Friday night following a routine traffic stop for a broken brake light. According to the police report, one of the men arrested was involved in a shooting in Jax Beach.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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What's allowed in the dentist chair

What's allowed in the dentist chairAmid abuse and fraud allegations for one local dentist, Shelby Danielsen speaks to other dentists to find out just what is and is not allowed in the dentist chair.
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  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
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End of an era for toy store at the Jacksonville Landing

End of an era for toy store at the Jacksonville LandingThe Toy Factory has been a staple at the Jacksonville Landing since day 1 in 1987. Thursday afternoon, that will change.
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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Pediatric dentist under investigation

Pediatric dentist under investigationThe State Attorney General's Office confirmed to First Coast News that a criminal investigation against a local dentist is active and ongoing, but would not comment further.
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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DOT: City possibly violating law due to ads on Veterans Memorial Arena

DOT: City possibly violating law due to ads on Veterans Memorial ArenaThe letter states the city does not have proper permits or exemptions in place for the ad and they have 30 days get the proper paperwork or take it down.
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  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
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Two-headed calf a rare find in Baker County

Two-headed calf a rare find in Baker CountyTwo-headed calf a rare find in Baker County
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  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
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Apply for concealed weapons permit in St. Johns County

Apply for concealed weapons permit in St. Johns CountyMembers of the public are now able to apply for their concealed weapons permit at the main office of the St. Johns County Tax Collector.
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  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
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