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Two men shot in liquor store drive-thru

One man is in critical condition, another man is recovering after the two were shot during a drive-by in Northwest Jacksonville, late Thursday night.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:11:54 GMT

Study: Smoking vs. obesity

A new study looked at whether smoking or obesity takes more years off a person's life and some may find the results surprising.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:28:09 GMT

Cops: Driver reported 'murder' to get out of ticket

Police say a man pulled over for speeding in Central Florida called 911 to report an impending "murder" in hopes of ...

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:13:57 GMT

New red light cameras will be installed

The installation of four new red-light cameras has begun in Jacksonville, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:06:24 GMT

Police: Woman left 5 kids in hot car

A 23-year-old Jacksonville woman is charged with five counts of child neglect after police said she left five children in a car in 92-degree heat Wednesday while getting a job application form at a Northside business.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:04:07 GMT

Man speaks after surviving truck accident

Robert Jones, who worked at Discount Seafood for nearly 30 years, suffered minor injuries when a tractor-trailer crashed into the store Wednesday. He tells News4Jax he is still in shock over what happened.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:03:24 GMT

Blackmon arrested on drug complaint

Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested in Oklahoma on a complaint of marijuana possession. Mental health expert tells News4Jax Blackmon's behavior appears to be a classic case of an addict who won't get the help he needs to get his life on track.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:02:45 GMT

Celebration of life held for Mandarin teen

Friends and family gathered at the San Jose Church of Christ on Thursday night to celebrate the life of a Mandarin teen who was killed in a car accident early Sunday morning.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:02:16 GMT

City to begin talks for water taxi service

As the Coast Guard said Thursday it could take up to six weeks for inspection of the water taxis, a city committee voted to begin negotiations with Lakeshore Marine to provide permanent water taxi service.

Published: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:01:06 GMT

City: Puppy mill operators issued citations

The city of Jacksonville’s Animal Care and Protective Services has issued citations against a Westside man accused of operating a puppy mill with his family.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:50:49 GMT

FHP: 5-year-old girl dead in 2-car collision

A 5-year-old girl from New York is dead and four others are hurt after a two-vehicle collision Thursday morning on Waldo Road in Alachua County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:40:00 GMT

Man arrested in beach fatal hit-and-run

Jacksonville Beach police have arrested a man in connection with the fatal hit-and-run crash of a 25-year-old man on Third Street early July 5.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:39:14 GMT

Truck driver: Wasp reason for losing control

The driver of a tractor-trailer that crashed into a seafood market Wednesday afternoon said a wasp flew into the cab of his truck, causing him to lose control, according to the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. INSIDE: 911 call and images of crash

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:38:07 GMT

Firefighters help rebuild victim's home

Some Jacksonville firefighters stepped in Thursday morning to help in rebuilding the home of a 72-year-old woman who was victimized earlier this year.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:37:34 GMT

Khan speaks of upgrades at luncheon

The Jaguars open training camp Friday and players reported Thursday. The team also hosted it's annual Back to Football luncheon.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:36:57 GMT

Car recovered in gas station killing

The red car being sought by police in the killing of a 21-year-old man at a BP gas station Monday night has been recovered, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:04:49 GMT

Drive-thru prayer in Jacksonville?

A Jacksonville church is making it easy for people with busy schedules to get in their prayer requests.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:10:00 GMT

Woman arrested after high-speed chase

A Tampa woman was taken into custody after a high-speed chase through three counties early Thursday morning.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:05:12 GMT

Same-sex couples urge Bondi to drop appeal

A half-dozen couples who were married in other states, or who want to be married in Florida, are asking Attorney General Pam Bondi to drop her appeal of last week's court ruling that found the state's ban on gay marriage unconstitutional.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:44:31 GMT

Police: Woman made meth near kid's room

A 29-year-old woman appeared in court Thursday morning after she was arrested on several charges, including manufacturing methamphetamine, child abuse and animal abuse.

Published: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:53:30 GMT