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FSU changes approach to sexual violence

Florida State University has been scrutinized for the way it handled sexual assault allegations against football player Jameis Winston in late 2012 and early 2013. It's now added a full-time Title IX director and two sexual violence coordinators.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:03:28 GMT

Man charged in BP killing; shooter sought

A 21-year-old man has been charged with murder and accessory after the fact in connection with the shooting death at a BP gas station Monday night.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:55:33 GMT

Michael Dunn's jail letters released

The State Attorney's Office has released two letters Michael Dunn wrote to his daughter last year, before his trial that ended with convictions on three counts of attempted second-degree murder and shooting into a vehicle, and a hung jury on the murder charge in the shooting death of Jordan Davis.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:33:35 GMT

Family wants answers in loved one's death

The family of a man shot and killed outside a Jacksonville Beach restaurant is demanding action more than a month after his death.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:25:58 GMT

Homeless coalition broken into 3 times

Police in St. Augustine are trying to figure out who is stealing from the homeless.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:49:31 GMT

More identity theft victims come forward

Sarah Hardiman has a job. So she was surprised to hear when her boss informed her she had apparently been approved for unemployment benefits.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:27:40 GMT

New river sensors help ships, boats get conditions

Ships and boats using the St. Johns River now have a new way to get information about conditions on the water.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:02:28 GMT

Nocatee adds 2 new neighborhoods

The PARC Group is adding two new Nocatee neighborhoods, expanding to meet the ongoing demand for new homes in the nation's third best-selling master-planned community.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:38:59 GMT

Attorney general shuts down Jax puppy mill

The Florida Attorney General's Office said it has obtained a temporary injunction and asset freeze against five Jacksonville residents in connection with the illegal importation, breeding and sale of English bulldog puppies.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:04:01 GMT

Jaguars to unveil world's largest video boards

EverBank Field, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars, will unveil about $63 million in enhancements to the public this Saturday evening.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:16 GMT

Man, 39, dies in crash with tractor-trailer

A 39-year-old Georgia man was killed in a crash with a tractor-trailer Wednesday morning in Nassau County.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:50:59 GMT

2 taken to hospital after single-car crash

Two people were taken to UF Health Jacksonville on Wednesday morning after being involved in a single-car crash on I-10.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:41:37 GMT

2-3 more weeks for water taxis approval

Plans to have the water taxis running this weekend and for the first preseason football game have sunk.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:03:14 GMT

Donate shoes to local students

Students skip school, embarrassed their shoes are torn or too small.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:54:15 GMT

Simulator shows distracted driving dangers

Area drivers have the chance this week to get behind a virtual wheel and experience the dangers and consequences of distracted driving.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:46:30 GMT

Police try to identify Northside burglar

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's help in identifying a burglar targeting the city's Northside.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:29:44 GMT

Woman in argument dragged by vehicle

A woman is recovering at UF Health Jacksonville after the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said she was dragged alongside a vehicle while trying to get out of it in the New Town area.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:15:15 GMT

Woman killed riding bike in Flagler County

A 60-year-old woman died Tuesday night when she was hit by a car while riding her bike in Flagler County.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:05:57 GMT

Warning issued after ocean deaths

Forecasters warned that rip current conditions will continue for the next several days.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:27:15 GMT

Healthy school lunches may cost more

Schools are rolling out a revamped menu this fall, part of federal guidelines requiring healthier meals.

Published: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:18:34 GMT