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New Town meeting held to prevent crime

After a recent string of violence in Northwest Jacksonville, a neighborhood called New Town took a proactive approach Thursday night by holding a meeting to prevent violence in the area.

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13-year-old indicted as adult in killing

The Duval County grand jury indicts a 13-year-old boy on a charge of second-degree murder in the June shooting death of a 54-year-old homeless man. State Attorney Angela Corey said Sharron Townsend, who was 12 when the homicide was committed, will…

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Tempers flare over controversial video

A heated town meeting Thursday evening in Grand Park turned into a community outrage after the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office showed the community a music video that featured guns filmed in their own backyard.

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Memorial held for missing boater

It's a day many in the Atlantic Beach community hoped would never come -- one in which they said goodbye to a friend they hoped would be found safe and alive.

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Jax man who tried to join jihad in court

A 20-year-old intercepted traveling from Jacksonville to Jordan trying to join a terrorist organization with ties to the Taliban and al-Qaida is facing up to 30 years in federal prison.

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Danica Patrick promotes girls program

Danica Patrick, the first woman to lead the Indianapolis 500 and the first woman to win the pole position at the Daytona 500, came to Jacksonville on Thursday to promote a program geared toward young girls.

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Molotov cocktail chars woman's car

A woman living in the Washington Heights area of Northwest Jacksonville said she's in constant fear for her life after someone threw a Molotov cocktail on her car parked in front of her home.

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Florida 'prepared for Ebola,' short on details

Gov. Rick Scott said Thursday the state government is prepared if an Ebola patient presents them self in Florida, but the state has been short on details and reluctant to talk about the disease.

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Man convicted in strangling of landlord

A Flagler County man accused of strangling his landlord to death is convicted of second-degree murder, state attorneys say.

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Man pleads guilty as accessory in killing

A 21-year-old man who admitted to being the driver of the car involved in the killing of another man at a BP gas station has pleaded guilty to being an accessory after the fact.

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Man shot multiple times in Springfield

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says a man was shot multiple times in the lower body early this morning in the Springfield area.

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