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Florida Gov. Scott officially suspends 11th grade test

Florida Gov. Scott officially suspends 11th grade testFlorida Gov. Rick Scott is officially suspending a standardized test that the state's 11th graders were supposed to take this spring. Scott on Tuesday signed an executive order that directs Education Commissioner Pam Stewart to suspend the test. The governor last...
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Vanilla Ice to help Florida family with pool

Vanilla Ice to help Florida family with poolVanilla Ice to help Florida family with pool
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Free doughnuts from Krispy Kreme on Tuesday

Free doughnuts from Krispy Kreme on TuesdayFree doughnuts from Krispy Kreme on Tuesday
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Manatee rescue underway from Satellite Beach drain

Manatee rescue underway from Satellite Beach drainUsing earth-moving equipment and a gentle touch, rescuers and animal experts are expected to be working through the night to rescue upwards of 15 manatees discovered in the Satellite Beach storm drain system on Monday afternoon.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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WATCH: Meteor seen streaking over First Coast

WATCH: Meteor seen streaking over First CoastWhether you're in Jacksonville or Miami, you might be puzzled by what you saw if you poked your head outside Saturday night.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Black History Month

Artist: Where's the party? Black History deserves one

Artist: Where's the party? Black History deserves oneWhere's the Party? Artist says Black History deserves one
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Thoughts You Have In Line at Starbucks

Thoughts You Have In Line at StarbucksIf only making coffee at home wasn’t so hard!
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Once again, Florida sees record number of tourists

Once again, Florida sees record number of touristsGovernor Rick Scott announced Monday that a record number of visitors came to the Sunshine State in 2014. Jessica Clark reports.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Ad Watch: How accurate are Alvin Brown's job creation claims?

Ad Watch: How accurate are Alvin Brown's job creation claims?His latest campaign ad promotes the number of jobs created under Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown's tenure? But how accurate are the ad's claims? Anne Schindler put them to the test.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
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Small business sales tax holiday proposed

Small business sales tax holiday proposedIf two state lawmakers get their way, small businesses in Florida could soon see a nice boost. Garin Flowers reports.
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Bill aims to ban fracking in Florida

Bill aims to ban fracking in FloridaA bill introduced to the Florida legislature would, if passed, ban all fracking effective July 1. Anne Schindler reports.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Crime

Central Florida murder suspects captured in Jacksonville

Central Florida murder suspects captured in JacksonvilleA pair of triple murder suspects wanted in central Florida were captured Thursday in Jacksonville. Mike Lyons reports.
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Health

Fla. health officials negotiate new 'Charlotte's Web' rule

Fla. health officials negotiate new 'Charlotte's Web' ruleA non-euphoric, low-THC form of the drug was approved last year by lawmakers. Known as Charlotte's web, it should be on the market as we speak, but the Florida Department of Health came up with rules for it that were contested and thrown out by a jud
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Teen shot by officer in Palatka

Teen shot by officer in PalatkaTeen shot by officer in Palatka
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Features

EXTENDED CUT: 'Sex Offender Village' becomes refuge for the reviled

EXTENDED CUT: 'Sex Offender Village' becomes refuge for the reviledSurrounded by thousands of acres of sugar cane, Pahokee is about as remote as Florida gets. There is where you can find what some call a modern-day leper colony: a safe haven for the most despised people on earth.
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Crime

Neighbor to White Springs family's grandfather speaks out

Neighbor to White Springs family's grandfather speaks outA longtime neighbor of the Kornegay children's grandfather spoke to First Coast News and said he is hopeful the grandfather can get custody of the girls and believes the older sister should not face any charges.
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Bear supporters to rally in Jacksonville

Bear supporters to rally in JacksonvilleBear supporters to rally in Jacksonville
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Kornegay parents in court Wednesday

Kornegay parents in court WednesdayKornegay parents in court Wednesday
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Possible tornado hits Florida Panhandle prison

Possible tornado hits Florida Panhandle prisonSeveral vehicles were damaged when a tornado touched down near the Calhoun Correctional Institute on Monday morning.
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  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Holiday

Photos: Enjoy these fun Halloween pics

Photos: Enjoy these fun Halloween picsIt's a bird...It's plane...No way it's SUPERMAN
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Crime

Polk County couple charged for running dog fighting ring

Polk County couple charged for running dog fighting ringPolk couple arrested for running dog fighting rings.
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Life

Get a peek at the baby Pygmy Hippo at Lowry Park Zoo

Get a peek at the baby Pygmy Hippo at Lowry Park ZooGet a peek at the baby Pygmy Hippo at Lowry Park Zoo.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Photos: Various forms of medical marijuana

Photos: Various forms of medical marijuanaBERKELEY, CA - MARCH 25: One-ounce bags of medicinal marijuana are displayed at the Berkeley Patients Group March 25, 2010 in Berkeley, California. California Secretary of State Debra Bowen certified a ballot initiative late Wednesday to legalize the possession and...
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Photos: Indianapolis Colts v Jacksonville Jaguars

Photos: Indianapolis Colts v Jacksonville JaguarsJACKSONVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 21: Greg Toler #28 of the Indianapolis Colts runs back an interception for a touchdown during the second half of the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on September 21, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Rob...
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  • 5 months, 1 week ago