Fired lifeguard to be offered job back

The South Florida lifeguard who was fired after leaving his post to help rescue a swimmer outside his zone will be offered his job back.

Pregnant teen shot in face in Arlington

A pregnant 18-year-old girl was shot in the face Sunday in a drive-by in an Arlington neighborhood, according to witnesses.

Falling limb kills 26-year-old mother

A 26-year-old mother injured by a falling tree limb Sunday afternoon outside of Gainesville has died, according to the Alachua County Sheriff's Office.

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Girl struck by jumping sturgeon dies

A 5-year-old girl has died after a sturgeon leaped into her boat on the Suwannee River and struck her.

FSU QB punches girl, caught on camera

The Tallahassee Police Department released surveillance video Monday showing FSU Quarterback De'Andre Johnson punching a woman in the face, according to police.

Family mourns girl, died in electrocution

A 14-year-old Glynn County girl died Sunday night after being electrocuted in what officials are calling a tragic accident.

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Austin Dillon survives scary Daytona crash

A horrific last-lap accident that left drivers fearing for Austin Dillon's safety muted Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway.

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Family recovers, mourns after fish kills girl

The mother and brother of a 5-year-old girl who was killed by a sturgeon on the Suwannee River were also badly injured by the leaping fish and have been released from the hospital.

8 guns stolen from 6 cars over 4th of July

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office says eight guns were stolen out of six unlocked cars over the Fourth of July weekend, including weapons from an FBI agent's locked SUV.

Rallies held supporting "southern heritage"

Dozens gathered on the Westside Sunday, waving their confederate flags. Organizers called it the "Southern Heritage Rally." 

Man gets 2.5 years for having sex on beach

A man convicted of having sex on a Florida beach in front of families was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on Monday.

Woman hit, killed by train in Waycross

The Waycross Police Department says a pedestrian was killed after being struck by a CSX train early Sunday morning.

I-95 exit to Philips Highway closing at 8 p.m.

The southbound Interstate 95 off-ramp to Philips Highway will close Monday at 8 p.m. and will stay closed for about four months as part of the Florida Department of Transportation’s I-95 Overland Bridge project.

Meth lab uncovered in Orange Park hotel

One person is in custody after a meth lab bust Sunday evening in Orange Park.

Friends, family remember 'The Hot Dog Man'

The family of a well-known hot dog vendor who died in a traffic accident last month is preparing to memorialize the 56-year-old, but they’re having a hard time locating the lives he touched.

1 dead, 1 hurt after motorcycle hits curb

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating why a motorcyclist ran into the curb, killing him and leaving his passenger in critical condition.

Officials concerned by Palm Valley Palooza

The Coast Guard, St. Johns County deputies and fire-rescue personnel were concerned about so many people in a narrow part of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Robbery suspect: "This isn't your money"

Police were searching for an armed man who robbed a Gate gas station on Monument Road early Monday morning.

Jackson statue vandalized for 2nd time

"Black Lives Matter" was spray-painted on the base of the statue of the seventh President of the United States outside the Jacksonville Landing.

Man shot, killed; police search for shooter

A man is found dead in the middle of the road on the Northside. Residents on Paris Avenue first heard gunshots at 11:10 p.m. on Sunday.

Historic cigar factory destroyed in fire

A historic Tampa cigar factory has been destroyed in a fire.

Man threatens pastor during church

Members of a Daytona Beach church get a scare when a man threatens their pastor during Sunday services.

Woman injured by falling tree branch

Woman transported to a Gainesville hospital is in serious condition after a tree limb falls on her Sunday afternoon in a park.

2 shot, 1 dies in NW Jax neighborhood

Three men were arguing on Darlington Drive Saturday night when two of them drew guns and exchanged shots, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Man loses hand in fireworks accident

A Margate man lost his hand Saturday while setting off fireworks for the Fourth of July.

Human skull found in St. Simons Island surf

A portion of a human skull was found Monday morning on the beach at St. Simons Island.

Mom of girl killed in crash speaks

The mother of the 4-year-old girl who was killed after a car crashed into a Winter Park day care center fought back tears as she says, "I have no idea how any of us are just going to wake up in the morning and go on with our lives."

Lightning sets Orlando resort ablaze

Firefighters battle a blaze that broke out at the Avanti Resort in Orlando after it was struck by lightning.

Vans Warped Tour returns to Jacksonville

The Vans Warped Tour is stopping in Jacksonville for the first time in seven years Monday, bringing dozens of bands ranging in styles from rock and alternative to indie and pop punk.

Reports: NFL player injured by fireworks

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand while attempting to light fireworks in South Florida during the Fourth of July weekend, according to multiple reports.

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