Man in custody after motel SWAT standoff

A man was taken into custody by SWAT after he barricaded himself in a Westside hotel room, Thursday night.

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Man shot at hotel on Philips Highway

Police are investigating a shooting at a hotel in the Spring Park area.

FOP officers resigning after endorsement for sheriff

VP of FOP resigns over endorsement

News4Jax has learned that a vice president of the Fraternal Order of Police has resigned his post over how the FOP chose to endorse a candidate for Jacksonville sheriff.

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1 dies, 1 hurt from high-voltage shock

One man died from electrocution and another was hospitalized in serious condition after being shocked by power lines Thursday morning, according to the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office.

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Teen dies in crash following hit-and-run

A 15-year-old passenger in a car fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run crash Wednesday has died, according to Jacksonville police.

Clay County narcotic arrests

35 arrested, 12 sought in drug roundup

Thirty-five people are facing charges in Clay County after a large, five-month-long drug investigation called Operation Summer Slam.

Ukraine tanks


6 questions about the crisis in Ukraine

It's been building for months. And now, according to some, Russia has launched a "full-scale invasion" of Ukraine.


Navy veteran's absentee ballot won't count

Two recounts are scheduled to begin Friday morning in Duval County's primary election. One of the votes that will not count came from a 77-year-old man, who made his case before the Canvassing Board on Thursday.


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Jags fall to Falcons in preseason finale

Blake Bortles earned his first start of his NFL career but the Jaguars fell to the Falcons 24-14 in the preseason finale at EverBank Field.

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NFL suggests fantasy football for schools

Football fans are fanatic about fantasy football and now the NFL wants to integrate the online competition into schools.


Expellled 4-year-old boy bounces back

Four-year-old Will Habat is your typical boy. So it's no surprise Will bounced back after being expelled from the only school he's ever attended.

Welcome back Kotter cast

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Best TV teachers of all time

From Mrs. Krabappel on "The Simpsons" to Mr. Kotter from "Welcome Back Kotter," check out some of the most memorable TV teachers.

Michael Jackson in Brunei

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On this day: August 29

American troops march through a liberated Paris, the King of Pop is born, The Beatles perform their last concert before paying fans, and Hurricane Katrina hits the Gulf Coast, all on this day.

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Save Our Sons' effort to open a dialogue with police; Daniel Davis from JAX Chamber on impact of Jaguars owner Shad Khan; and Duval GOP leader Rick Hartley with Duval Dems chair Neil Henrichsen debriefing on primary election.


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