15-year-old girl hit by truck in Arlington

A 15-year-old girl was transported to the hospital with a potentially life-threatening head injury after she was hit by a pickup truck on Merrill Road Wednesday morning, according to Jacksonville police.

Sex offender seen at yoga class, UNF

A 42-year-old registered sex offender spotted twice on Sunday in Jacksonville is being sought in connection with performing an unnatural and lascivious act at a San Marco yoga facility.

Jags respond to some fan complaints

The Jaguars have sent a letter to season ticket holders announcing some changes in response to fan complaints.

34-year-old's family 'devastated' by killing

The death of two men in the Lackawanna area of the Westside early Monday morning has left two families grieving and stunned.

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Winston suspended for 1st half Saturday

Florida State officials say Jameis Winston will be benched for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about women and that the quarterback will undergo internal discipline.

Police look for San Pablo bank robber

Jacksonville police are searching for a man who robbed a bank in the San Pablo area Wednesday afternoon.

Necropsy: Euthanized bear had brain tumor

The bear captured by wildlife authorities last week in Jacksonville Beach and released in Camp Blanding was euthanized after it was recaptured in a Green Cove Springs neighborhood.

2 kids walking to bus stop hit by car

A 9-year-old boy and 8-year-old sister were hit by a car Tuesday morning on the Westside while crossing the street on the way to their bus stop, according to Jacksonville police.

New restrictions for hydrocodone

New restrictions are on the way for hydrocodone products and it'll change the way you get refills. Next month it will be classified as a level two drug, which means refills cannot be called or faxed in.

Railway bridge over St. Johns stuck down

The Florida East Coast Railway bridge in Downtown has been stuck in the down position for almost a week, and it's affecting boat traffic on the St. Johns River. Some local marine businesses say the malfunction is costing them thousands.


Severed head falls out of neighbor's trash bag

A Tennessee man cannot believe his eyes when a severed head falls out of his neighbor's trash bag.

Man leaves kids alone in hotel for 23 hours

A man was arrested Saturday after deputies said he left his three kids -- ages 6, 7 and 8 -- alone in a hotel room for 23 hours.

Man killed in crash with tractor-trailer

A 58-year-old man driving a company van was killed Tuesday morning in a crash with a tractor-trailer on U.S. 1 in Hilliard.

Family hoping girl hit by car recovers

A Jacksonville family is waiting, hoping and praying for a positive outcome after two of their children were hit by a car while walking to their bus stop Tuesday morning.

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Ferguson police hit with $40 million lawsuit

In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."

A complaint filed Thursday alleges that police offi...

Jax firemen help sick passenger on flight

Some Jacksonville firefighters on their way to a bachelor party in Las Vegas helped rescue a patient on their flight who needed emergency medical attention.

61-year-old accused of kidnapping girl

A 61-year-old man is charged with kidnapping and battery after investigators say he grabbed an 8-year-old girl on Tuesday and pulled her inside his apartment, according to the Gainesville Police Department.

Northside drug house raided, shut down

Undercover agents, some masked, raided a suspected drug house in the 7400 block of Grant Avenue on Tuesday and removed some drugs and arrested one man.

Girls Court launches in Duval County

The Fourth Judicial Circuit Court in Duval County launched Girls Court on Wednesday. It's a specialized form of juvenile court that will link at-risk girls to community resources to reduce detention, and commitment programs among girls.

Woman who robbed 7-Eleven sought by deputies

Deputies in Clay County are trying to identify a woman who robbed an Orange Park 7-Eleven early Monday morning.

Ford Mustang celebrates 50 years

We get a sneak peek at the 2015 Mustang as it celebrates the big 5-0.  Consumer Reports compares the new model with the original Mustang they tested 50 years ago.

Tipsters say they've seen sex offender

Several tips have come in to News4Jax about a sex offender being sought by police having been spotted in several areas around Jacksonville.


Respiratory virus spreading across states

The Enterovirus D68 virus continues to make its rounds. At least 21 states have reported cases of the rare virus, which was first reported in the Midwest.

Hoarded dogs seized ready for adoption

Less than a week after dozens animals were seized from a woman neighbors called "Dog Lady," most are now ready for a new home.

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Source: Joan Rivers' doc did biopsy, selfie

The cardiac arrest leading to Joan Rivers' death happened as the comedian's personal doctor began performing a biopsy on her vocal cords, a source close to the death investigation told CNN.

A staff member at Manhattan's Yorkville Endoscopy clinic told...

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'Nude' women's cycling uniforms raise eyebrows

The new uniforms for Colombia's women's cycling team are raising eyebrows for all the wrong reasons.

House, scene of weekend shooting, burns

State Fire Marshals are investigating an Arlington house found burning Tuesday morning that they believe was purposely set on fire.


Peterson will get $691,176.50 a week not to play

Child abuse charges against NFL star Adrian Peterson will keep him off the field for the foreseeable future, but that won't stop his checks from arriving.

The Minnesota Vikings have banned him from team activities while he deals with charges in his ho...

Man sentenced to life for rape of child

A Palm Coast man accused of raping an 11-year-old was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison.

Man who tried to rob Southside bank sought

Jacksonville police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a Southside bank in June.

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