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FHP investigating deadly Mayport accident

Traffic has been blocked just north of Wonderwood Drive on State Road A1A.

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2 adults, 2 kids killed in Buckman crash

The FHP says four people in one SUV died after it was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on the Buckman Bridge on Tuesday afternoon. All southbound lanes of the Buckman Bridge were closed more than five hours.

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Rules committee recommends sales tax

The Jacksonville City Council rules committee, tasked with recommending a way to close a $1.7 billion gap in the city's Police and Fire Pension Fund, voted Monday for a half-penny sales tax increase.

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Train hits, kills man in NW Jacksonville

A man died Monday night after he was hit by a train in Northwest Jacksonville, according to The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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Execution of Georgia woman postponed; problem with drug

Corrections officials have postponed Georgia's first execution of a woman in 70 years, citing problems with the lone drug that would be used for the lethal injection.

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Lawmakers prepare for session opening

The most intense days in Florida’s Capitol are yet to come for lawmakers who are readying for the two-month legislative session.

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Deputies still seek help in 2008 murder

Deputies are reaching out to the community in hopes of finding new clues that could help them solve a 2008 robbery and murder of a woman in a Lake City convenience store.

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Toddler walks onto highway from day care

A Palatka day care is under fire after a 1½-year-old walked off the playground and onto a busy highway while under the facility's care.

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Gambling bill includes casinos, more slots

Two Las Vegas-style casinos, greyhound tracks without dog racing and slot machines at two pari-mutuels outside South Florida are all on the table in a sweeping House proposal released Monday.

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Department defends proposed pot rule

Health regulators are on the defensive about their latest attempt to get the state's medical-marijuana industry up and running, rejecting criticism from a legislative oversight panel while trying to assuage concerns of parents of sick children.

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2016 presidential primary likely to be March 15

With virtually no discussion, the House Rules, Calendar and Ethics Committee on Monday unanimously approved a measure backing up the date of the 2016 primary by two weeks.

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