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Conch House halts Reggae Sunday after brawl

Reggae Sunday at The Conch House has been halted after an investigation into the alleged excessive force used by security guards during a Memorial Day weekend brawl was started.   

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 03:48:32 GMT

19-year-old hurt in drive-by shooting

A 19-year-old man was in the hospital Wednesday night after being shot in the leg during a drive-by shooting.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 03:43:55 GMT

4 hospitalized in Clay County crash

Four people were taken to the hospital after a three-vehicle crash Wednesday night in Clay County.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 03:42:24 GMT

Family gets closure after DUI death

Stanley Jefson, the 52-year-old man who was arrested in the DUI manslaughter death of a 12-year-old in April of 2014, was just sentenced to the longest DUI sentence ever handed down in Duval County.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 03:31:33 GMT

Judge removed in deadly shooting case

After waiting on an appeal in the 2011 shooting death of an FSU student, a new judge has been assigned to the case after the State Attorney’s Office felt that the original judge was becoming an advocate for the shooter.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 03:01:56 GMT

Bomb scare evacuates gas station

A bomb scare that prompted the evacuation of a Gainesville gas station Wednesday evening was cleared after being checked by authorities.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 02:48:04 GMT

Chick-Fil-A evacuated after filling with smoke

Guests at a Chick-Fil-A on Southside Boulevard got quite a surprise Wednesday when the restaurant had to be evacuated by fire rescue.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 02:07:48 GMT

Man rescued after being stuck in tree

The Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department responded to reports of a man who was stuck in a tree Wednesday afternoon around 5:25 p.m.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 01:00:32 GMT

Cops: Baby suffocates in babysitter's care

A 5-month-old boy suffocated while under his babysitter's care early Sunday morning, according to police. Detectives with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office say a sleeping adult rolled over the baby, who was sleeping next to the person in bed.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 00:44:37 GMT

1 rescued after being trapped in crash

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to an accident involving two vehicles, including one with a person trapped inside.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 00:42:20 GMT

I-95 reopens after semi catches fire

One lane of I-95 southbound at Old St. Augustine Road was blocked because of a burning tractor-trailer, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Published: Thu, 28 May 2015 00:20:00 GMT

New mayor, sheriff meet, plan for future

Mayor-elect Lenny Curry is preparing to make his move into City Hall, and sheriff-elect Mike Williams is planning changes for the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. The two met Wednesday to talk business.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:46:27 GMT

Feds bust pill mills that caused 8 deaths

Seven owners and operators of now-defunct pain clinics with offices across Florida -- including one in Jacksonville -- along with a physician they employed, are facing racketeering, conspiracy and manslaughter charges after investigators linked them to eight overdose deaths.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:44:00 GMT

Groups team up to stop work-site deaths

After an alarming number of workers falling to their death on construction sites were reported, OSHA and the Northeast Florida Safety Council have teamed up to educate employees and employers to keep workers safe. 

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:30:27 GMT

No plea deal reached for Fredrick Wade

The man accused of killing Kalil McCoy in 2011 appears headed for a retrial after the mother of his victim was not satisfied with a plea deal that was offered on Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:29:55 GMT

2nd sailor guilty of sharing videos of officers

A second submariner pleaded guilty Wednesday to sharing videos of female officers undressing for a shower, continuing a case that a prosecutor calls a "black eye" for the Navy's integration of women into the nation's sub fleet.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:10:29 GMT

Volunteers head to Texas to help

A Red Cross worker from Jacksonville is the first of a dozen heading to Texas to help people affected by the storms and floods that have cost lives and ruined thousands of homes.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:02:04 GMT

FWC: Sick whale strands itself in Nassau Co.

A 13-foot female short-finned pilot whale became stranded on the beach Wednesday at Fort Clinch State Park, in Nassau County, according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 22:01:16 GMT

Drones pushed for disaster relief

Florida could soon be changing the way they tackle some relief efforts following hurricanes and other disasters as Florida State University helps state officials in getting more involved with drone technology.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 21:08:46 GMT

Lake City man imprisoned for child porn

A Lake City man was sentenced to more than seven years in prison for receiving child pornography over the internet.

Published: Wed, 27 May 2015 20:56:42 GMT