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Local woman back in courtroom, wins lottery seat for Dunn retrial

Local woman back in courtroom, wins lottery seat for Dunn retrialA local woman is no stranger to the Michael Dunn trial. Rita Churchwell won the lottery to sit inside the courtroom during the first trial and she's already been picked twice for the during the retrial.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Crime

Fiance charged in St. Johns County woman's death

Fiance charged in St. Johns County woman's deathDavis was previously arrested for domestic violence in 2009, court records show. That charge was never prosecuted.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Local

GE Oil & Gas bringing 500 jobs to Jacksonville

GE Oil & Gas bringing 500 jobs to Jacksonville500 new jobs are coming to Jacksonville. Mayor Alvin Brown says it is one of the largest job creation projects in more than six years.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Crime

Arrest made in double murder case

Arrest made in double murder caseWitnesses identified Washington as a possible suspect in the deaths of Darian Alston and James Battle, police said.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Three arrested in 14-year-old's murder over girl

Three arrested in 14-year-old's murder over girlThe 17-year-old has been charged with accessory after the fact, a first-degree felony.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
St. Marys, GA

Navy wife says disabled son was assaulted at Kings Bay youth center

Navy wife says disabled son was assaulted at Kings Bay youth centerIt is a parents nightmare when a child is sexually assaulted. In this case the allegation is the attack was by another child.
  • St. Marys, GA
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Crime

Police identify Arlington shooting victim

Police identify Arlington shooting victimMultiple people were seen running away from the scene, a witness told police.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
People

Tournament benefits local woman fighting lyme disease

Tournament benefits local woman fighting lyme diseaseThe Jacksonville community is raising awareness for Lyme Disease in honor of Yvonne Tison.
  • People
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Michael Dunn Trial

Attorney: Dunn following "primitive instinct to survive"

Attorney: Dunn following "primitive instinct to survive"Testimony in the trial of Michael Dunn began shortly after noon Thursday, with each side offering vivid and impassioned opening statements.
  • Michael Dunn Trial
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
St. Augustine

Historic St. Augustine building demolished after partially collapsing

Historic St. Augustine building demolished after partially collapsingThe historic Fornells building in Downtown St. Augustine was demolished Thursday night, hours after the two-story building partially collapsed.
  • St. Augustine
  • 4 days, 2 hours ago
Auto

Dealer blocks customers driveway to force sale of car

Dealer blocks customers driveway to force sale of carIn Florida, all car sales are final. You do not have three days or 30 to return the vehicle.
  • Auto
  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Teen robbed, kidnapped during drug deal at UNF: police

Teen robbed, kidnapped during drug deal at UNF: policeAn alleged robbery, kidnapping and threats of murder at a local university Sunday ended with an arrest.
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  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Local

Nassau woman stealing wallets from shopping carts, police

Nassau woman stealing wallets from shopping carts, policeA woman in Nassau County is wanted for allegedly stealing a wallet from an elderly woman's shopping cart.
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  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Vandalized church rebuilds after $20K damage by burglars

Vandalized church rebuilds after $20K damage by burglarsVandals completely trashed the Garden of Christ Ministries church on the city's Westside in January, causing $20,000 in damage. Now, months later, they've got some good news.
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  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
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Jacksonville man from Syria says citizenship is dream come true

Jacksonville man from Syria says citizenship is dream come trueAmerican citizenship is a dream come true for Ghatas Hanna who was born in Syria which now is in the midst of a civil war and the latest landscape on the war against terrorism.
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  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Tebow surprises Timblerlin Creek Elementary

Tebow surprises Timblerlin Creek ElementaryTim Tebow surprised students at Timberlin Creek Elementary with a visit, breakfast and a homework-free afternoon Tuesday.
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  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Mayport-based USS Philippine Sea part of airstrikes in Syria

Mayport-based USS Philippine Sea part of airstrikes in SyriaRight now, hundreds of local sailors are on a local Navy ship, trying to combat the ISIS threat.
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  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Local

Man, woman seen breaking into cars on OP college campus

Man, woman seen breaking into cars on OP college campusDeputies in Orange Park are looking for a man and a woman accused of breaking into cars at St. Johns River State College.
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  • 6 days, 9 hours ago