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Canada: We'll resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees

Justin Trudeau's newly elected government has confirmed it will resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees in Canada within three months, giving top priority to those who are a lower security risk.

The plan as outlined prioritizes families and vulnerable indivi...

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Changes coming for cabs in Uber fight?

Some Uber and other tech driving companies have complied with City Council regulations, but the majority have not. Now the council might adjust the rules to benefit cab drivers.

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Ben Carson: the most misunderstood candidate?

By Ben Carson's telling, he may be the most misunderstood candidate in the 2016 presidential race.

The retired pediatric neurosurgeon has shrugged off a series of controversies over the past two weeks by claiming that the press simply misunderstood w...

Trash collection changes for Thanksgiving

Duval County and St. Johns County residents who usually have their garbage collected on Thursdays will see a delay this week because of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Ex-official: U.S. leadership needed in Syria

The Turkish downing of a Russian jet near the border with Syria on Tuesday underscores the need for increased American leadership in the Syrian war, according to Nicholas Burns, a U.S. career diplomat who served as under secretary of state.

Scott urges lawmakers to fund bear-proofing

The state would set aside $230,000 for bear-resistant trash cans and outreach programs to reduce conflicts between humans and bears, as part of Gov. Rick Scott's proposed $79.3 billion budget.

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Obama: We are all French now

It might be America's oldest alliance, but it has rarely looked more vibrant.

French President François Hollande and U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to intensify their nations' military attacks on ISIS in Syria and Iraq at a White House m...


Turkish downing of Russian jet tests 2016 candidates

The Turkish downing of a Russian jet on Tuesday injected even more national security intensity into the 2016 presidential race ---and GOP candidates were quick to project strength.

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush briefly touched on the incident during a ...

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Congress wants billions from Fed's piggy bank

Congress wants to pull billions out of the Federal Reserve.

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Obama sings on Coldplay's next album

Coldplay is set to give an amateur crooner from Washington, D.C., his big break.

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Trump faces challenge on NH eligibility

A complaint alleging Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is not eligible to be on the New Hampshire primary ballot was dismissed Tuesday.

Former state party chairman Fergus Cullen, who has been an outspoken critic of Trump's, appeared i...

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Sanders won't tell union super PAC to stop

Bernie Sanders declined to disavow a super PAC spending money on his behalf in an interview with CNN on Monday and contradicted a statement his campaign made about the political entities he has long spoken out against.


Obama: Turkey has the right to defend itself

Turkey's downing of a Russian fighter plane shouldn't lead to further wartime escalation in the region, President Barack Obama insisted at a press conference Tuesday.

But he maintained that Turkey had a right to defend its airspace and charged that Ru...


Election 2016 Interactives

  • 2016 race: Who's running and who's out

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    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal announced he was dropping out of the presidential race on Nov 18. See who else is running and who has dropped out.

  • UNCUT: Jennifer Carroll's TWIJ interview

    The former lawmaker, lieutenant governor and now News4Jax's political analyst covers a wide variety of subjects in her interview with Kent Justice.

  • Democratic debate tonight

    Only 3 candidates will participate in this CBS-hosted debate. Rick Mullaney, head of JU's public policy institute, joins us to talk about the storylines.

  • GOP debate heats up

    VIDEO: The remaining Republicans contending for the Presidential Primary race met in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to debate the important topics including economic policy.