Grieving father 'being as strong as I can'

The Navy corpsman whose wife and three children were killed on the Buckman Bridge on Monday afternoon posts a message on Facebook, saying, "Thank you to everyone who is supporting me right now in the loss of my family."


FDLE report reveals motive in Bell killings

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement released its investigative report on the murders-suicide in Gilchrist County.  Donald Spirit shot and killed his daughter, six grandchildren, then himself at their home in September 2014.

Man dies in Nassau County crash

Troopers are working to find out the cause of a deadly crash, after a man struck a tree early Thursday morning in Nassau County.

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Officer killed in 'ambush' outside Atlanta

A Fulton County police officer was shot and killed in the line of duty early Wednesday morning in what police described as an ambush.

Church raises money for crash victims' dad

The woman and three children killed when their broken-down SUV was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer on the Buckman Bridge had recently moved to Jacksonville. The victims' husband and father, a corpsman in the Navy, is supported by his neighbors and church as he faces taking his family back home for the last time.

Comparing two biggest warehouse clubs

The two biggest warehouse clubs promise big savings. In a head-to-head comparison, Consumer Reports helps you decide which to join.

Police chase in San Marco ends in arrest

A high speed case in a stolen car ended in an arrest of one man in San Marco Wednesday night.

Bank building evacuated by greasy envelope

The mailroom at the Bank of America complex at 9000 Southside Blvd. was evacuated for a few hours Wednesday afternoon after the mail room received an envelope an employee thought was suspicious.



Grieving family opens up after son’s death

The parents of a Fleming Island man who was killed by a speeding motorcyclist open up over their grief. And a local attorney explains why the driver, who's charged with DUI, was still on road after 27 citations.

Woman: Pet store sold her 2 sick puppies

A woman says she's upset after receiving a sick puppy from Pet World in Mandarin twice-- the first puppy died.

New date rape drug causes concern

Experts say Etizolam -- a sedative that can cause temporary amnesia -- cannot be detected by most drug tests.

Arrest made in Mandarin meth lab bust

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has just made an arrest involving a meth lab that was discovered in a Mandarin neighborhood. 

St. Johns Town Center growth continues

Commercial activity around St. Johns Town Center may expanding some more. Developer Preferred Growth Properties wants to build stores, offices, a hotel, apartments and condos on 45 acres nearby.

Winter returns Friday to Jacksonville

The nation Thursday morning is once again encased in ice, buried in snow and gripped with with temperatures somewhere between O.M.G. and W.T.H.  Soon Jacksonville will be in its grips, too.

RELATED: Flights in/out of JAX canceled

Florida dad trying to get his kids back

A Plant City man is fighting to get custody of his two young sons, who were placed in state custody when Baker County deputies say their mother and her boyfriend were found shooting up drugs in a car Sunday while the boys and another child were in the backseat.

2 officers shot by man who called 911

Two Lake Wells officers were injured during a shooting Tuesday night with a 59-year-old man who lured police to his home with a 911 call and opened fire, according to law enforcement.

St. Vincent's patient claims sexual assault

A White Springs man claims he was sexually assaulted at a Jacksonville hospital after getting out of surgery.

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Deputy rescues 84-year-old from creek

An 84-year-old woman with dementia was found waist-deep in a creek near her home Wednesday and rescued by Baker County Sheriff's Office deputies.

Senator wants Lumber Liquidators probe

U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson is calling for a federal investigation into Lumber Liquidators, after testing revealed its laminate flooring contains unsafe levels of the cancer-causing chemical, formaldehyde.

Ringling Bros. to end elephant acts

he Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, saying that growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.

Gun in bedroom leads to knife at school

A stolen gun found in a child’s bedroom led Flagler County sheriff’s deputies to a student with a knife in his backpack on a middle school campus.

Plane skids off snowy LaGuardia runway

Officials say six people aboard a Delta jet from Atlanta that skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing have injuries that aren't life threatening.

JSO investigating teen death

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating the details surrounding the death of a 19-year-old Thursday morning.

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HBO without cable will reportedly cost $15 a month

HBO without the rest of cable's trappings. We knew it was coming, we just didn't know when.

The International Business Times is reporting the streaming service will launch in early April, ahead of the April 12 debut of the new season of "Game of Thron...

Sheriff candidates learn from Ferguson

The seven candidates for Jacksonville's next sheriff spoke with News4Jax Wednesday about how they will learn from what happened in Ferguson, Missouri.

Audit: JTA may have overpaid CEO, CFO

An audit by the Jacksonville City Council reveals JTA employees have too much access to records and may have overpaid two former mangers.

Poll: Voters indecisive as election nears

A poll of Jacksonville voters released by the University of North Florida this morning finds a quarter of likely voters are undecided on who they want for mayor. One third of voters don't know who they want for sheriff.

RELATED: Voter's weigh in on mayor's race

S. Fla. sign appears to discourage visitors

Is Miami Beach really turning visitors away? A temporary construction sign makes it seem that way.

Parents plead not guilty in daughter's death

John and Shavonn Norfleet pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of second-degree murder in the death of their 4-year-old daughter last month.

Near record highs, then mega temp drop

Temps in the mid 80s may have you in the Spring-cleaning mood Wednesday but you'll likely be digging in your closet to find you coats by Friday!

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