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On this day: August 3

Columbus sets sail, the first American intercollegiate sporting event takes place, Jesse Owens shines in Berlin, and a controversial stand-up comic dies, all on this day.

Dozens gathered at Oceanway Assembly of God to pray for the toddler at a vigil organized by the Justice Coalition.

Community gathers to pray for Lonzie

Dozens gathered at a Northside church Friday evening to pray for the safe return of missing toddler Lonzie Barton.

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Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.

Quarterback Blake Bortles greets fans as he walks out for opening day of training camp.

Images of opening day of Jags training camp

Spirits were high as the 2015 Jacksonville Jaguars held their first practice on Friday.

Confidence grows that piece of Flight 370 found

Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777.

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On this day: July 31

Mt. Fuji erupts, the Apollo 15 astronauts go for a ride, major-league baseball players end their strike, and Michael Phelps swims into Olympic history, all on this day.

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Famous female trailblazers in sports

Jen Welter, who made history this week by becoming the first woman to hold a coaching position in the NFL, is only the latest woman to blaze a trail in the world of sports. Click on for some others.

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Most memorable celebrity weddings

Nothing captures the public's imagination quite like a celebrity wedding -- and the bigger the celebrity, the bigger the spotlight.

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