Sheriff speaks on search for Lonzie

Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams spoke for the first time about the search for Lonzie Barton as the investigation into the 21-month-old's disappearance headed into its tenth day.

Ruben Ebron sticks to story in interview

The man police call a suspect in the disappearance of 21-month-old Lonzie Barton told a local weekly newspaper, "I told them everything I know," and says investigators are trying to make him sound like a monster.

JSO: 3-year-old boy drowns in pool

Jacksonville police says it appears the drowning of a 3-year-old boy in an above-ground pool in East Arlington Saturday night appears to be a tragic accident, but they are investigating how it happened.

Missing Gainesville girl found

The Gainesville police department says a missing 11-year-old has been found.

Sinkhole swallows car at complex

No one was injured when a sinkhole swallowed a car at an apartment complex in Fernandina Beach.

Fatal motorcycle accident on the Westside

Motorcyclist loses control and crashes into a wooded area.

Southside revisited in scaled back search

After 270 law enforcement and search personnel searched Friday for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, police say much of the area they wanted to search is complete and the size and scope of the search is being scaled back. 

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Tennessee police officer killed during traffic stop

Memphis police took one person into custody Sunday in connection with the shooting death of a police officer the night before, CNN affiliates WMC and WREG reported.

The Memphis Police Department has not confirmed any arrests or other developments in t...

Girl, 10, found safe after disappearing

Girl who police say is a habitual runaway found early Saturday morning.


Kraft Singles cheese slices recalled for choking hazard

The Kraft Heinz Company is recalling about 36,000 cases Kraft Singles individually wrapped cheese slices due to a possible choking hazard.

Pedestrian hit, critically injured on SR 16

The Florida Highway patrol is investigating after a 22-year-old man was hit by a car on State Road 16 between Interstate 95 and St. Augustine early Sunday morning.

Rally supports Confederate battle flag

A rally to support the Confederate battle flag was held Saturday afternoon outside the Regency Square Mall.

2 inmates die in custody in Baker County

The Florida Department of Corrections and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement have started criminal investigations into the circumstances related to the deaths of two inmates who died in custody in Baker County.

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Confirmed: Jericho the lion is alive

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Jericho the lion is alive and roaming his park habitat in Zimbabwe, the Oxford University researcher tracking the lion confirmed on Sunday.

Brent Stapelkamp dismissed reports that the lion had been killed, saying a ...

Father tells story of his daughter's abduction in the '90s

People in the community have become emotionally invested in the search for Lonzie Barton. For one family,  Lonzie's disappearance is a stark reminder of what happened to them in August 1990.

Health department promoting breastfeeding

This August, the Florida Department of Health in St. Johns County is celebrating National Breastfeeding Awareness Month to promote breastfeeding as a vital, health activity, and to encourage breastfeeding friendly locations in the community.

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Family, celebs, drama at Bobbi Kristina funeral

Family and friends said goodbye Saturday to Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of the late Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, at a private funeral just north of Atlanta.

Coast Guard ends search for teen boaters

After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic for a full week, the Coast Guard's search for two teenage fishermen ended Friday, a heart-rending decision for families so convinced the boys could be alive they're pressing on with their own hunt.

400 people helped paint the paw prints

Volunteers painted the paw prints on Bay Street to EverBank Field.

Over $700,000 to be auctioned off Saturday

People throughout Jacksonville will soon have money coming their way after the Florida Department of Financial Services put a call out to the public, asking them to claim money they didn’t know they had that was being held by the state.

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Wounded vets help restore coral in Keys

Members of the Combat Wounded Veteran Challenge, an organization founded in 2010 to improve the lives of wounded and injured veterans through extreme outdoor activities, helped young divers from SCUBAnauts International restore a coral reef.

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'Finding Your Roots' scandal is 'teachable moment,' PBS president says

The future of "Finding Your Roots" is still up in the air, PBS president Paula Kerger said Saturday, more than a month after an embarrassing scandal. But Kerger said she is "hopeful" it will return.

Sister says woman convicted of killing unborn baby was defending herself

The sister of a 36-year-old woman convicted of shooting a pregnant woman in the stomach and killing her unborn child said she has questions about the verdict.

Intensity up on Day 3 of Jags training camp

It's day No. 3 of Jaguars training camp and we're finally back to real football. Sunday morning the players strapped on the shoulder pads for the first time.

Police: Lonzie has right not to be 'thrown out as garbage'

AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Five days into the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, the man directing the search said investigators will continue to search until there are "no more questions without answers."

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10 people shot at Brooklyn house party

Ten people were shot early Sunday morning at a Brooklyn house party, New York police said.

All 10 people survived.

It's not clear what prompted the shooting. Officers were still at the scene hours after the incident.

No other information was immediat...

Man charged in transgender woman's slaying

A man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a transgender woman in Tampa.

Police: Northside search for Lonzie may end=

Police said 270 law enforcement and search personnel are now involved in the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, and they hope to wrap up the search of Jacksonville's Northside today. After that, the size of the search effort may be scaled back.   

Fitness apps fail to meet guidelines

Are you planning on ramping up your exercise regimen this summer? There may not be an app for that -- at least not a reliable one.

Face of search keeps focus on Lonzie

Chief Tom Hackney, with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, who has become the face of the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of toddler Lonzie Barton, has often gotten personal in his daily updates on the case.

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