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Health

Fla. health officials prepare for medical marijuana rule change

Fla. health officials prepare for medical marijuana rule changeGoing into 2015, health officials still don't have concrete rules on a medical marijuana law passed this year
  • Health
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

15 foot python caught behind Florida restaurant

15 foot python caught behind Florida restaurantA 15-plus-foot Python was found at the doorway of Beau Middlebrook's Sun Realty office
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Crime

"Scorched Earth" sex offender laws burn first jail inmate

"Scorched Earth" sex offender laws burn first jail inmateThe 37-year-old violent sexual predator has faced charges over the past decade of forcible sodomy, false imprisonment, robbery, rape, and impersonating a police officer.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

U.S.-Cuba relations news draws mixed Fla. reactions

U.S.-Cuba relations news draws mixed Fla. reactionsWhile protesters gathered in South Florida furious over the decision to ease relations between the U.S. and Cuba, a Jacksonville woman with close ties to Cuba says she's relived by the move.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Crime

Fla. parole commission hears 'prison Houdini' case

Fla. parole commission hears 'prison Houdini' caseA man known as the prison Houdini might finally see freedom after more than 35 years - this time without an elaborate escape.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
News

1st Florida gay divorce granted by judge

1st Florida gay divorce granted by judgeThe first formal divorce for a gay couple in Florida has been granted
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

Update: One-month-old Demarion Hampton found safe

Update: One-month-old Demarion Hampton found safeAuthorities are looking for a one-month-old who was last seen Sunday with a family friend
  • Local
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Nation

Teen wrongfully arrested settles suit for $50K

Teen wrongfully arrested settles suit for $50KA teenage boy wrongfully arrested in northeast Florida for a sex crime has settled a legal claim for $50,000.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Jeb Bush to 'actively explore' run for president

Jeb Bush to 'actively explore' run for presidentKristy Campbell, a spokeswoman for Bush, said he has not yet made a final decision
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
News

Florida files petition to keep gay marriage ban

Florida files petition to keep gay marriage banFlorida Attorney General Pam Bondi is filing an emergency petition to try to keep the state's gay marriage ban in place past Jan. 5.
  • News
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Proposed law strengthens social media privacy in the work place

Proposed law strengthens social media privacy in the work placeA growing issue of employers seeking social media passwords from their employees inspired new legislation
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Money

Florida leads in foreclosures: Jacksonville near tops in state

Florida leads in foreclosures: Jacksonville near tops in stateAs the year is wrapping up, Florida continues to lead the country in home foreclosure activity with Duval County one of the most active in the state in the number of court filings.
  • Money
  • 1 week, 6 days ago