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Marissa Alexander rally

Activists march for Marissa Alexander

Activists are holding a "Stand our Ground" week and will march and rally in support of Marissa Alexander on Monday morning.

Soutel Drive burglars

Police try to ID 2 Northside burglars

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying two masked burglars who struck on Jacksonville's Northside.

Early voting

5PM today deadline to register to vote

Anyone wanting to register to vote in the Florida primary or change their address or party affiliation must do so by 5 p.m. Monday.

Marijuana legal debate

88% of Fla. voters back medical marijuana

Florida voters overwhelmingly support the idea of legalized medical marijuana according to a Quinnipiac University poll.


Rocket set for 5th launch attempt

There's a 60 percent chance of favorable weather -- the best odds yet since the mission be­gan trying to get off the ground on Wednesday.


Atlantic Beach to discuss human rights law

Atlantic Beach could be one step closer to becoming the first city in Northeast Florida to adopt a human rights ordinance with protections for sexual orientation, gender identity and expression.


Heat advisory for NE Florida, SE Georgia

A heat advisory is in effect for southeast Georgia and the northern tier of northeast Florida Monday due to the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity, according to the National Weather Service in Jacksonville.

Plane crash lands on beach

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Plane lands on Fla. beach; 1 dead, 1 hurt

A father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking along a Gulf Coast beach when a small plane crash landed Sunday, authorities said.


Families try to beat the heat

The heat is on and it seems almost impossible to escape it.

Tortoise video teen appears in court

Former counselor: Teen doesn't understand charges

Jennifer Greene, 18, and Danielle Dionne, 15, posted a video showing a gopher tortoise being lit on fire, thrown on the concrete and being stomped on until it died. They both now face felony charges of animal abuse.

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Clay Co. soldier killed in training accident

Officials say a 20-year-old Fleming Island soldier was killed Thursday during a training accident at Fort Polk, Louisiana.


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