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Hart Bridge protesters plead not guilty

All but one of the 19 people who were arrested during the Hart Bridge protest on Dec. 9 were in court Tuesday, facing misdemeanor highway obstruction charges.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16:29:33 GMT

JSO: Burglar steals $4,000 of barbecue

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is seeking help identifying a man they say stole $4,000 worth of barbecue from a Jacksonville restaurant last Wednesday.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:49:18 GMT

Report: Government failing to protect kids

The federal government's failure to enforce the nation's child protection laws is a "national disgrace" that leaves abused children vulnerable to future harm, according to a three-year study by two child advocacy groups.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:41:06 GMT

Scott to pledge millions for Everglades

Gov. Rick Scott is promising to dedicate tens of millions to helping the Everglades.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:30:33 GMT

Big rig crash closes portion of I-95

Traffic Alert: A section of Interstate 95 in St. Augustine was shut down for several hours after three big rigs were involved in a crash Tuesday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:10:47 GMT

UniverSoul brings big top to Jacksonville

UniverSoul Circus is rolling into Jacksonville to kick off it's nation-wide tour Tuesday. Universoul Circus has followed it's tradition for the 21st time, as they virtually circled the globe to find the most unique talent to showcase under the big top.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:27:19 GMT

1 hurt in drive-by on the Westside

A male is recovering after he was shot during a drive-by on the Westside, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:37:57 GMT

Polls to open for Special Election

Two Republicans hope voters will turn out and elect them as the new senator for District 6. The winner will replace John Thrasher.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:19:58 GMT

Supporters ready for Alexander's release

Marissa Alexander, a woman who brought mass attention to the stand your ground case, is expected to be released from the Duval County Jail Tuesday at 4 p.m.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:08:17 GMT

Police: Man beat stepfather to death

A 75-year-old man found dead in his Arlington home early Sunday morning was beaten to death with is own cane, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:10:00 GMT

Northeast blizzard affecting flights in Jax

Between 50 percent and 70 percent of flights have already been canceled Monday at New York area airports. In Jacksonville more than two dozen flights have been delayed or canceled because of the historic storm set to slam the Northeast.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:09:13 GMT

Auto body shop fire investigated

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department was investigating an auto body shop fire on the Southside on Monday evening.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:08:21 GMT

Police: Body found in shallow grave

Jacksonville police are expected to provide details within the hour on an active homicide investigation at St. Johns Industrial Park, off St. Johns Bluff Road south of Beach Boulevard.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:07:16 GMT

Search continues for missing UNF kayaker

A search continued Monday for a University of North Florida student who is believed to have gone kayaking Saturday near the Jacksonville Beach pier.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:03:34 GMT

Missing children found safe in Bradford Co.

Two elementary-aged siblings were reported missing Monday afternoon in Bradford County.  After a three hour search, the children were located safe.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:43:09 GMT

Man shot in leg at mailbox

A man was shot in the leg while at his mailbox in the Brentwood area, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:31:23 GMT

Recovery slow for teens hit by DUI driver

The mother of the two teenagers stuck and critically injured while pushing a SUV that had run out of gas on Blanding Boulevard more than a week ago lashed out against the driver who struck them from behind, saying he never should have been behind the wheel.

Published: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:03:58 GMT

Man shot by security guard shares story

A Westside man was shot in the chest over the weekend by a security guard in Central Florida. The security guard says it was self-defense. But the victim, 33-year old Jimmy Crook, disagrees.

Published: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:50:00 GMT

Katharine the shark spotted off St. Augustine

The northeast coast of Florida is getting another visit from the great white shark known as Katharine.

Published: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:25:48 GMT

SELF Movement battles distracted driving

One-quarter of teens respond to a text message every time they drive, according to a study. The SELF Movement is partnering with local businesses and agencies to bring awareness to this potentially deadly statistic with its fourth annual Teen Safe Driving Video Contest.

Published: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 23:19:54 GMT