911 call from Bell: 'They're all dead'

With an edgy yet calm voice, Donald Spirit told a 911 dispatcher in Gilchrist County he had just killed his six grandchildren, including a baby, and would wait until authorities arrived before going to his back porch and killing himself. 

LISTEN: 911 call (Note: offensive content, words) | 

Workers sue Orange Park Medical Center

Three former employees of Orange Park Medical Center are making scathing allegations about the hospital and suing for hundreds of millions of dollars, and the attorney handling the case expects more lawsuits.

3 kids hurt, 1 critically, in Beach Blvd. crash

Three children were injured, one with life-threatening injuries, in a crash on Beach Boulevard near Kernan Boulevard Monday afternoon.

Woman crossing 103rd Street hit, killed

A 60-year-old Jacksonville woman was hit by a minivan and killed Tuesday morning on the Westside, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Police chief resigns amid criminal probe

Atlantic Beach Police Chief Mike Classey resigned Tuesday morning in the wake of being the subject of an active criminal investigation, according to the Atlantic Beach Police Department.

Officials: Student brought gun to Fletcher

Duval County school officials said a gun was confiscated and a student was arrested at Fletcher High School on Monday morning. The gun was not used and there were no injuries.

Man killed walking on US 301 in Starke

A tractor-trailer struck and killed a 25-year-old man walking in a southbound lane of U.S. 301 in Bradford County early Tuesday morning, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Cops: Teacher had sexual contact with teen

A Central Florida high school teacher was arrested on allegations of having sexual contact with a 16-year-old girl.

1 arrested 1 sought in Jax Beach shooting

One man was arrested and an active duty sailor is being sought in connection with the shooting of another man in Jacksonville Beach on Sept. 6.

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Obama: Syria strikes show 'this is not America's fight alone'

[Breaking news alert, 4:42 p.m. ET]

The leader of al Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front was killed early Tuesday in U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria, according to a statement released by the group.

It identified the leader as Abu Yousef al-Turki, also known as "...

Man who killed wife, step-daughter set to die

A man convicted of murdering his wife and step-daughter in their Florida Panhandle home is scheduled to die Nov. 13.

DCF investigated man who killed 6 grandkids

State child welfare officials say they had been investigating a Florida man for two weeks before he fatally shot his daughter and six grandchildren.

Deputy hit by truck at Oakleaf High School

A Clay County deputy suffered only minor injuries when he was hit by a pickup truck Tuesday morning, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

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Jury pool to hear Dunn retrial narrows

Circuit Judge Russell Healey, prosecutors and lawyers for Michael Dunn narrow the pool of prospective jurors for his retrial in the shooting death of Jordan Davis to 66 people.

FULL COVERAGE: State vs. Michael Dunn

New video, sketch released in attacks

Investigators with the Gainesville and University of Florida police departments have released an additional video clip showing the likely suspect in the recent attacks in and around the UF campus.

Arlington bank robbed

Police are investigating the midday Tuesday robbery of the Atlantic Coast Bank on University Boulevard North.

Police: Man robs store, changes at Target

A man robbed a GameStop, went into a Target to change clothes and then hid in the bathroom of a Chili's restaurant before being arrested Sunday morning, according to Jacksonville Beach police.

32 prison guards fired after inmate deaths

The gruesome death of Darren Rainey, a mentally ill South Florida inmate who investigators said was scalded to death in a hot shower at the hands of prison guards, has led to sweeping changes in state prisons.

Some council members want restored funding

The City Council is preparing for what it thinks will be a marathon meeting Tuesday night with plenty of amendments to go over the city budget.


3 people dead in Alabama UPS shooting

A recently-fired employee opened fire at a UPS facility in Inglenook, Alabama, on Tuesday, killing two people before taking his own life, authorities said.

Responding to calls of an active shooter, officers with the Birmingham Police Department entere...

Jury selection begins in Dunn's retrial

The retrial of Michael Dunn in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis begins with interviews of 100 prospective jurors and demonstrators gather outside calling for "Justice for Jordan."

FULL COVERAGE: State vs. Michael Dunn

Man, 21, gets life for 2013 killing

A 21-year-old Jacksonville man was sentenced Monday morning to life in prison, with a 25-year minimum mandatory, for the 2013 shooting death of a 33-year-old man.

Jury selection begins in Dunn's retrial

Forty potential jurors in the retrial of Michael Dunn in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis were excused Monday but 28 were asked to return Tuesday.

FULL COVERAGE: State vs. Michael Dunn

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Bortles to start at San Diego Sunday

After giving the Jaguars a spark in the second half of a blowout home loss to the Colts, rookie quarterback Blake Bortles will get his first NFL start at San Diego.

RELATED: Bortles era begins; fans have hope

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US airstrikes hit ISIS targets inside Syria

American jets began bombing ISIS targets in Syria early Tuesday, raising U.S. involvement in the war-torn country and sending a forceful message to the terror group.

The airstrikes focused on the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, a U.S. official told CNN, th...

Family: Man shot by Volusia Co. deputy was deaf

Family members say a man fatally shot by a Volusia County sheriff's deputy was deaf from a childhood illness.


Kris Jenner files to divorce Bruce Jenner

Kris Jenner made official what has been speculated for months -- that her marriage to Bruce Jenner is over.

Courtesy Jen Corn

Power walker loses 150 pounds

In the fall of 2011, Jen Corn was the heaviest she had ever been.

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Mayport-based ship aids in Syrian attack

The USS Philippine Sea was one of two Navy ships that assisted fighter jets and bombers in Monday night's attack on Islamic State group targets in Syria.

Marijuana businesses hope to blossom

With the potential legalization of medical marijuana by voters this fall, more than 100 corporations using the name marijuana have been formed in Florida, and more are likely to set up shop if the amendment is approved.

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