Train hits big rig on tracks in Doctors Lake

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says the driver of a disabled tractor-trailer managed to get out before it was hit by a train at a Doctors Lake intersection.


Man dies in single-car crash on Amelia Island

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident on Amelia Road in Fernandina Beach.


St. Augustine woman escapes house fire

The fire happened in a home at 144 Lobelia Road around 3 a.m.


Motorcyclist dies in vehicle collision

A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a vehicle Thursday night on Jacksonville's Northside, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.


Jose Lantigua due in federal court

The former Jacksonville businessman accused of faking his own death and then stealing another man's identity will be in a federal courtroom in North Carolina on Friday.


Unions worried over voided pension plan

As city leaders wrangle over a new agreement for retired police and firefighters, a judge rules the existing 30-year plan was negotiated illegally.

RELATED: What's next for pension?


JSO officer charged with theft, misconduct

An officer faces three counts of petty theft and one count of official misconduct for activity while she was working private security for three apartment complexes while off duty.


Slain soldier's sister: ISIS kill list 'ridiculous'

Local and federal law enforcement are on high alert after the terrorist organization ISIS released an alleged “kill list” that included American armed forces members in Northeast Florida.


City asks for help after seizing 83 dogs

Jacksonville's animal control officers serve a search warrant on a home on Commonwealth Avenue, finding about 100 dogs on the property.


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Germanwings co-pilot kept 'illness secret'

Latest developments:

• 8:45 a.m.: Medical notes were found in a waste bin in Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz's apartment in Dusseldorf, Germany, said Dusseldorf prosecutor Christoph Kumpa.

• 8:01 a.m.: The medical leave notes issued by ...


Day Care Report: Lots of perfect scores

Out of 12 day cares inspected by DCF last week, not one received any major violations, and nearly half of the day cares inspected received clean reports


Cathedral Basilica opens after renovations

After a $4 million renovation, the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Augustine is set to reopen its doors to the public on March 28.  The basilica has been closed since Jan. 4 but News4Jax got an inside look into the restoration process.   


Intoxicated man tries to rob bank

Authorities say an intoxicated man attempted to rob a Tallahassee bank after arriving in a taxi.


Teen locked in basement, forced to wear diapers

VIDEO: A couple is accused of locking their teenage daughter in the basement and forcing her to wear a diaper.


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On this day: March 27

Oregon wins the first NCAA men's basketball tourney, the Good Friday Earthquake rips up Alaska, Brando boycotts the Oscars, and Viagra gets FDA approval, all on this day.

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Elections update, plus Major General Emmett Titshaw stands down as leader of the Florida National Guard. His thoughts on the changes over the years, and what he will do next as a Jacksonville native.


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