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Woman angry rescued cat was put down

A St. Augustine woman says she was horrified to learn that her cat of four years had been put down by an animal control facility less than an hour after it was found safe in the engine of a rental car.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 20:03:36 GMT

19-year-old arrested after San Marco chase

A high speed case in a stolen car ended in an arrest of one man in San Marco Wednesday night.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 20:00:37 GMT

Smash-and-grab suspect sought by JSO

Police are searching for a man caught on camera after a late-night burglary Wednesday.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 19:54:11 GMT

Police: Victim found in fire likely killed earlier

A victim found inside a burned Gainesville home was likely dead before the fire started and his death is being investigated as a killing, the Gainesville Police Department said Thursday.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 19:41:30 GMT

Plane skids off snowy LaGuardia runway

Officials say six people aboard a Delta jet from Atlanta that skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing have injuries that aren't life threatening.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 18:45:30 GMT

Dog shot, tied to train tracks loses leg

A dog that was tied to railroad tracks and shot repeatedly was expected to survive after her leg was amputated Thursday.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 18:22:08 GMT

Towers of Hope give the needy a home

The Salvation Army’s new housing facility is giving homeless men a chance to get back on their feet.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 17:47:29 GMT

Poll: Voters indecisive as election nears

A poll of Jacksonville voters released by the University of North Florida this morning finds a quarter of likely voters are undecided on who they want for mayor. One third of voters don't know who they want for sheriff. RELATED: Voter's weigh in on mayor's race | 

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:48:50 GMT

Senator wants Lumber Liquidators probe

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson is calling for a federal investigation into Lumber Liquidators, after testing revealed its laminate flooring contains unsafe levels of the cancer-causing chemical, formaldehyde.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:48:21 GMT

Police chase in San Marco ends in arrest

A high speed case in a stolen car ended in an arrest of one man in San Marco Wednesday night.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:47:34 GMT

Man dies in Nassau County crash

Troopers are working to find out the cause of a deadly crash, after a man struck a tree early Thursday morning in Nassau County.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:40:55 GMT

JSO investigating teen death

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating the details surrounding the death of a 19-year-old Thursday morning.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 14:54:31 GMT

Audit: JTA may have overpaid CEO, CFO

An audit by the Jacksonville City Council reveals JTA employees have too much access to records and may have overpaid two former mangers.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 14:07:18 GMT

Local students fundraise to stop bullying

Fletcher High School and Mike Davidson Ford are teaming up Thursday for the "Drive One 4 Ur School" event, hoping to raise up to $6,000 to help fund anti-bullying programs.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:52:28 GMT

Storm cancels dozens of JAX flights

Dozens of flights at Jacksonville International Airport have been canceled because of a winter storm hitting much of the country Thursday.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:20:20 GMT

FDLE report reveals motive in Bell killings

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement released its investigative report on the murders-suicide in Gilchrist County.  Donald Spirit shot and killed his daughter, six grandchildren, then himself at their home in September 2014.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 11:54:26 GMT

Sheriff candidates learn from Ferguson

The seven candidates for Jacksonville's next sheriff spoke with News4Jax Wednesday about how they will learn from what happened in Ferguson, Missouri.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:42:25 GMT

Woman: Pet store sold her 2 sick puppies

A woman says she's upset after receiving a sick puppy from Pet World in Mandarin twice-- the first puppy died.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:38:32 GMT

Grieving family opens up after son?s death

The parents of a Fleming Island man who was killed by a speeding motorcyclist open up over their grief. And a local attorney explains why the driver, who's charged with DUI, was still on road after 27 citations.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:23:33 GMT

Undecided voters weigh in on mayor's race

As the city approaches Election Day voters are paying closer attention to candidates for Jacksonville's next mayor.

Published: Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:22:33 GMT