A military spokesman says one member of an elite Army helicopter unit is
dead and two crew members suffered injuries when their aircraft slammed
into the ground while trying to land at a Savannah, Ga., airfield.
Sea Dragon minesweeper from Norfolk Naval Station with five crewmembers ditched in Atlantic during training.
A Gator Bowl outing brought together 55 children and spouses of deceased military servicemen.
A veterans' hospital in east Georgia is taking a stricter stance on its
policy of banning Christmas carolers from singing certain songs in
It's a special day for some Bay area families as their Christmas
presents arrive early. 300 members of the Florida National Guard are now
home for the holidays.
Christmas came early for a Brandon woman.
Her boyfriend, who is also a soldier in the Army, has been gone for
close to a year. But tonight he came back, not only surprising her but
changing her life forever.
Six U.S. troops were killed Tuesday in a helicopter crash in southern
Afghanistan after what appears to be an engine failure, a U.S. defense
official said. There was one survivor in the crash.
Home for the holidays -- it's a mission not everyone can complete,
especially those serving our country overseas. But thanks to a couple of
Santa's little helpers, hundreds of troops will be making their way
home this Christmas.
Veteran Josh Mitchell, 27, said he has been trying to get help from the VA here in Jacksonville for his TBI, PTSD and physical injury. "I just kind of gave up the last couple of weeks," he said.
Florida State Representative Janet Adkins welcomed USS New York families to the Mayport Community on Friday.
The USS New York also arrived on Friday. It is the first of three ships being relocated to Mayport, bringing with them thousands of sailors and their families.
Photos provided by Rep. Adkins office.
The Georgia National Guard will be able to assist members seeking benefits for same-sex spouses under changes announced Monday.
Air and Space Museum visitors were astonished as members of the U.S.
Air Force Band streamed into the gallery from behind airplanes and space
More than 300 sailors are calling Jacksonville home. That's after the USS New York docked at Mayport, it's new home port.
James Fritch has spent the last two years fighting the Veterans Administration over his hearing loss.
The USS New York and a crew of about 360 left Norfolk, Virginia Wednesday. It is the first of three Virginia-based Navy ships heading to a new homeport in Florida.
The first of three new ships the Navy is relocating to the First Coast is scheduled to arrive Friday.
The USS New York, is less than a day away from it's new home, the Mayport Naval Base.
A Southeast Georgia defense contractor had a big role in designing and
building components for the USS New York that will be make its homeport
The family of a woman slain during the mass shooting at the Washington
Navy Yard is filing a lawsuit against the Navy, the Department of
Veterans Affairs and two defense contractors in federal court in
More than $18 million worth of cocaine confiscated by the U.S. Coast Guard was offloaded in St. Petersburg Wednesday morning.
A Norfolk-based Navy ship and its crew of about 360 is ready to begin its journey to a new homeport.
23-year military veteran is locked in a dispute with his homeowners'
association over a statue of a soldier on the front lawn of his home.
Female soldiers at Fort Hood testified Monday that they were recruited
for a prostitution ring set up by a sergeant involved in the sexual
assault and harassment program at the Central Texas post.
INDIANAPOLIS -- It's known nationwide for rolling back prices. Now Wal-Mart is rolling back something else: its hours.
SANDERSON, Fla. -- Here on the First Coast we have a local Olympic weightlifter who won a medal in the superheavyweight division years ago. His name is Joe Dube and he lives in Sanderson.
A prison riot that claimed the life of a guard continued into the
late night hours Sunday at Adams County Correctional Facility in
Natchez, Mississippi, with no clear word from authorities about what
By Roger Weeder
JACKSONVILLE, FL--Local school bus contractor, Gelaro Transport, is giving up the final two years of its bus contract because it's a hardship.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- A former substitute teacher no longer in the classroom faces charges with sexual activity with a minor.
By Ashley Coleman
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Churchgoers shared their thoughts about the life and death of former Trinity Baptist Pastor Dr. Bob Gray, who died just days before his trial was scheduled to begin.
McINTYRE, Ga. -- First Coast News talks to the people you won't see on one of the most talked about television shows ever.
LAKE CITY, Fla. -- Richard Cox, 71, wanted a vehicle to get around. He has a disability and can't drive.
The drug called Molly isn't what most of its users think it is. If you
Google "Molly," many articles say the drug is "pure" MDMA, the active
ingredient in Ecstasy.
Gabriel Alexander lives in Baker County and drives a
Cadillac. Gabriel Alexander II, his son, lives in Duval County and
drives an Acura. So imagine his reaction when he received a notice of violation for
the Acura running red light cameras. The notice was sent to his Baker
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