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7 things to watch for in tonight's debate

Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat former Gov. Charlie Crist are set to meet in their final debate at 7 p.m. in the studios of WJXT. Watch at 7 p.m. on Channel 4 and all platforms of News4Jax.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:43:55 GMT

Vandals flood upscale apartments

Vandals pried open a water main on the fifth floor of an upscale apartment complex being built on Riverside Avenue, flooding the floors below and causing more than $150,000 in damage.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:38:33 GMT

Energy-development high = gas-price low

The cheapest price for gas in Jacksonville on Tuesday was $2.89 at several gas stations on Blanding Boulevard on the Westside.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:37:07 GMT

Buzz, protest surround debate in Jax

While no audience or other media outlets will be in the studio for tonight's debate, that isn't keeping them from watching and meeting the candidates. Libertarian candidate Adrian Wyllie is also in town, protesting his exclusion from the debate.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:19:18 GMT

JSO: Man, 19, dies playing soccer at park

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says a 19-year-old man died Monday while playing a pickup game of soccer at Huffman Park in the Sandalwood area.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:19:05 GMT

$3K reward offered in killing at bus stop

A $3,000 reward is being offered from First Coast Crime Stoppers to anyone with information leading to an arrest in a case that Jacksonville police said could be going cold.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:05:24 GMT

Police: Man headed to work shot, killed

Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting death of a 62-year-old man early Tuesday morning near Moncrief Road and West 35th Street.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:57:55 GMT

Ruling: Pension talks violated Sunshine Law

An appeals court Tuesday ruled that Jacksonville officials violated the state's Sunshine Law by holding closed-door mediation sessions to negotiate changes in a police and fire pension fund. 

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:31:43 GMT

Cruiser overturns; police officer injured

A police officer sustained minor injuries after her cruiser overturned on the way to a scene Tuesday morning.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:10:59 GMT

2 killed in Flagler County crash

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, two people are dead after a three-car crash Monday evening in Flagler County.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:34:37 GMT

2 weeks of Florida early voting under way

Early voting for governor, congressional and legislative seats and many local offices is under way in Jacksonville and will be open in all Florida counties by Saturday.  County-by-county locations, times | Florida voter's guide |

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:29:46 GMT

Teen girl shot in foot at Scott Park

A teenage girl was shot in the foot late Monday night at Scott Park in northwest Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:55:44 GMT

Mother shares pain of losing 3-year-old

Three days after an Orange Park toddler was hit by a car and killed, his heartbroken mother opened up about her loss.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:49:07 GMT

Family hopeful teen hit by car will recover

A 16-year-old girl who was hit by a car on the Northside on Monday morning remained in critical but stable condition Monday night, her family said.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:48:55 GMT

Police: 3 shot in Grand Park area, 1 critical

Two men and a boy were shot in the Grand Park area of Jacksonville on Monday night, and one of them was in critical condition, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:44:07 GMT

Scott, in St. Augustine, talks Ebola

On the eve of the final gubernatorial debate, Gov. Rick Scott stopped in St. Augustine on Monday, and the topic of Ebola took center stage.

Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:46:08 GMT

Baby boy dies after hit-and-run crash

A 4-month-old boy died early Monday morning after being injured in a hit-and-run crash Saturday night in Riverside, according to the child's father.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:22:34 GMT

3rd annual Week of Valor set in Jax

It will be a week to honor the sacrifice of Jacksonville's military servicemen and women.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:18:50 GMT

Cops: Man shot, killed 2 women, fled police

Ocala police say a man shot and killed his girlfriend and her mother on Monday afternoon, sparking a police pursuit ending in shots being fired by officers and the suspect crashing his motorcycle.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:17:48 GMT

Adventure Landing groper still sought

Managers at Adventure Landing in Jacksonville Beach say they are reviewing their policy and procedure following a disturbing incident early Saturday morning.

Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:12:18 GMT