Ladder likely cause of fatal crash on I-95

Northbound traffic on Interstate 95 was at a near standstill for eight hours after a crash Thursday afternoon near the St. Johns County/Duval County line that caused a fatality and injured another person.


Suspected ISIS terrorist arrested in Jax

A 30-year-old Uzbekistan man who runs a kiosk at the Orange Park Mall is among three charged Wednesday with plotting to travel overseas to join the Islamic State or wage Jihad here in the United States.

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More about terror suspect arrested in Jax

The 30-year-old who federal prosecutors say operated kiosks at Orange Park Mall, Savannah and other malls up the East Coast is accused by federal prosecutors of being the ringleader of a trio of foreign nationals attempting to join ISIS or wage Jihad heer in the United States.

Motorcyclist charged in skateboarder's death

A motorcyclist Clay County deputies say was speeding in a Fleming Island neighborhood when he struck and killed a skateboarder last August has turned himself in this morning.

18-year-old identified in deadly Yulee crash

The Florida Highway Patrol says a young woman died overnight after she was struck by a tractor-trailer while she was walking on Interstate 95.

Suicide victim 'had so much potential'

The man who shot and killed himself after a SWAT standoff in Orange Park Monday wanted help and didn't know what how to get it, his girlfriend tells News4Jax. He leaves behind a 7-month-old daughter. 

Dog food brand may be making dogs sick

A lawsuit filed in California federal court earlier this month is claiming that Purina Beneful dog food may be making pets sick.

Shots fired in drug deal; Teens charged

A drug deal gone bad in Orange Park this week landed two teenagers in the Clay County Jail on attempted murder and armed robbery charges.

Runaway juvenile, boyfriend located

A 16-year-old girl and her 21-year-old boyfriend were found Thursday by Volusia County Sheriff's Office.

Man says he's deaf from reclaimed water

A St. Johns County man says he's deaf in one ear and he's blaming it on the reclaimed water used in the Nocatee community where he lives. 

Missing Gainesville mom sought

The Alachua County Sheriff’s office is currently searching for a mother of four who has been missing for the last two weeks.

Woman sentenced in national tax scam

A Jacksonville woman has been sentenced for participating in a nationwide tax return scam involving church pastors.

Cold case solved in Fernandina Beach

For nearly 30 years, the rape and murder of a Fernandina Beach woman remained unsolved. But a former police captain came out of retirement to work the case, and police announced Thursday her killer has been identified.

Arrested: Your rights, responsibilities

Have you ever thought about how to conduct yourself if you're approached by a police officer? Even if you've never committed a crime, what you do in that encounter could be life changing. That's prompted a new discussion between parents and their children about police encounters.

Rebuilt Southbank Riverwalk reopens

After years of delays and spending $2 million more than budgeted, the rebuilt Southbank Riverwalk opens to the public Thursday.

NASA to launch quartet of new spacecraft

NASA is finalizing preparations to launch four new spacecraft dedicated to study the effects of magnetic fields on space weather events.

Palm Coast man accused of battery on girl

A 19-year-old was arrested Thursday, accused of raping an 11-year-old girl he met on Facebook, according to the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office.

Arrest made in Arlington apartment arson

State investigators have determined that Wednesday's fire that destroyed two units and damaged 22 others at the Avesta Apartments was set by a man who was just in a fight with his girlfriend.

RELATED: Multiple fires victim stretch Red Cross

Settlement awards $100M to Fla. smokers

A $100 million settlement has been reached between three major tobacco companies and hundreds of people who sued them for smoking-related deaths and illnesses in federal court in Jacksonville

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FCC adopts historic Internet rules

The FCC has passed a historic measure to more strictly regulate the Internet.

Police ID man found in Westside ditch

Police have identified a man found dead in a ditch off Pritchard Road late Sunday afternoon. His death has been ruled a murder.

Jackknifed semi shuts down US 301 North

The Clay County Sheriff's Office reports an accident blocked off all northbound lanes of U.S. 301 near County Road 218 near Maxville.

Leader weighs in on ISIS-related arrests

An Islamic leader in northeast Florida is voicing his disgust at ISIS, saying the group in no way represents the Islamic religion.

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Giant catfish caught in Italian river

Catfish come in all varieties, shapes and sizes, some big and some small.

NCIS warns sailors of 'sextortion' scam

Navy personnel are being warned about a online scam trying to get money from sailors.

Educators react to testing changes

The new Florida Standards Assessment test will test students each year from third grade through 10th grade. Critics of the test said that there is a need for less testing for students, not more.

Bradford detectives shut down cocaine ring

The Bradford County Sheriff's Office has shut down a major cocaine drug pipeline between Jacksonville and Starke, detectives announced Wednesday.

Man sentenced for attacking JSO officer

A 21-year-old man was sentenced this week to a total of 20 years in prison, as a prison release reoffender, for a 2014 attack on a Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officer.

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Bill O'Reilly forced to clarify remarks about murdered nuns

The questions keep piling up for Bill O'Reilly, and increasingly those questions are being raised by a liberal media watchdog that has long feuded with the conservative Fox News host.

The latest round of scrutiny, over a claim by O'Reilly that he "saw...


Officials: ISIS militant 'Jihadi John' ID'd

His voice became hauntingly familiar as the masked man with a British accent who appeared repeatedly in brutal beheading videos from ISIS.

But the identity of "Jihadi John" remained a mystery -- until Thursday, when two U.S. officials and two U.S. con...

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