Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run crash

A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Saturday morning in the Ortega area.


2 men hurt in shooting on Westside

One man is in critical condition and another man is in stable condition after a shooting Friday night on the Westside.


One killed in shooting on Southside

A man was found shot to death in the parking lot of the Mathews Crossing Apartments on the Southside late Friday night.


Man hospitalized in drive-by shooting

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a drive-by shooting that happened Friday night in Arlington.


Help sought in finding missing man

A Jacksonville family is asking for the community's help to bring their loved one back home. Family members said 28-year-old Douglas Swanson was last seen leaving a Christmas party.


Missing woman possibly with sex offender

The family of a 57-year old St. Johns County woman reported her missing to the Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon. She was last known residing with a registered sex offender, who is also missing and wanted for removing his court-ordered ankle monitor.


Sex offender could face confinement

A local registered sex offender may be the first to be held under new laws enacted by the Legislature in response to the murder of 8-year-old Cherish Perrywinkle.


SCOTUS won't stop gay marriages in Florida

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to block gay marriages in Florida, the latest of about three dozen states allowing same-sex weddings.


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Pakistani security forces say several Taliban killed

Pakistani security forces said they killed several Taliban insurgents in and around Peshawar on Saturday, four days after Taliban gunmen massacred scores of children the northwestern city.

At least five militants, including a key commander, were kille...


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Staples data breach bigger than expected

Staples released a statement Friday saying cyber criminals may have compromised 1.2 million customer cards. 


Con man claimed product was for military

How one scammer convinced hundreds of victims to invest in his phony company.


12 strays of Christmas ready for adoption

PHOTO STORY: Now through Christmas all adult dogs can be adopted for $50 and all adult cats can be adopted for $12 at the Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia. You can find out more about these and the rest of the society's adoptable pets by visting or by coming out to visit them in Brunswick, Georgia.


Jaguars feed families at EverBank

PHOTOS: For some local families, a meal for Christmas is not in the budget. That's why several organizations teamed up with the Jaguars to help put food on the table for 1400 families in the Jacksonville area. The meals were donated at EverBank Field on Friday.


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On this day: December 20

The Louisiana Purchase is completed, South Carolina secedes from the U.S., Edison demonstrates his incandescent light, Elvis gets drafted, and the U.S. invades Panama, all on this day.

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