Smokers in the Sunshine State may be paying more for a pack of cigarettes this year if a proposed bill is passed. The issue is lighting up some debate on the First Coast.
The first thing you notice about Eagle Lake, if you notice it at all, is
the sound of traffic. Like the cars, most people zip past ...
App of the Day: US Presdidents. Learn about the U.S. presidents - years in office, birthplace, trivia, party, vice presidents ...
A food maker is recalling some Kraft Velveeta pasta and ground beef
products because some labels left off soy, an allergen, as ...
The State of Florida will be getting some help from Washington to deal
with the continuing problems plaguing the unemployment system that has
been the subject of multiple WTSP stories.
With relatively little fanfare, the House passed a $1.1 trillion
spending bill Wednesday that will fund the government through October.
J.C. Penney will close 33 stores and lay off about 2,000 employees, the retailer said Wednesday.
Target's data breach over the crucial holiday selling season was even
worse than expected. Up to an additional 70 million customers had their
personal information stolen in the breach, bringing the total
potentially affected up to 110 million, the retailer said Friday.
The state announced today that it would contract with another company to try to get things up and running again. They should start working on it at the end of the week.
Macy's will lay off 2,500 workers but hire others as it aims to save $100 million a year.
The Retirement Reform task force met again Wednesday morning to try and
hammer out a new plan to pay down existing pension debt and reform the
city's pension plan.
The U.S. Senate agreed Tuesday to move forward with a three-month
extension of expired jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed,
which affects an estimated 1.3 million Americans.
The Senate on Monday easily approved Janet Yellen's nomination to head the Federal Reserve.
The small city of Ailey, Georgia has a population of 543, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. For many years, it only had two banks, one in Ailey and one in Mount Vernon.
In 2012, residents learned that the bank director of Montgomery Bank and Trust in Ailey was being accused of embezzling over 20 million dollars and they were shocked.
The lawsuit filed earlier this week alleges that Facebook scans messages
between users labeled "private" for links and other information that
can be sold to advertisers, marketers and data aggregators.
Steve Tran went on vacation after the Dec. 17 winner was picked and forgot to check his tickets.
It's not cash. AT&T (T, Fortune 500) is offering T-Mobile (TMUS)
refugees a $200 credit per phone line, plus the chance to trade in their
smartphones for up to $250.
The rain was steady, starting right before kickoff and picking up during
the game. Fans who traveled from the midwest for the 2014 Gator Bowl
are headed home said they expected a bit more sunshine.
Small business owners in and around the Jacksonville Landing anticipate a sales boost thanks to the 2014 Gator Bowl on New Year's Day.
The community is concerned that the proposed lane expansion of the
Fuller Warren Bridge could affect the Riverside Arts Market in the
The retail-worker strikes that swept the nation in 2013 did not move
Congress to raise the minimum wage, but a growing number of states are
With the New Year around the corner, you may be considering switching
careers or just beginning to think about where to start one.
Hackers who stole data for up to 40 million credit cards and
debit cards used in Target stores removed encrypted data containing
personal identification numbers - but the theft isn't expected to
compromise cardholder accounts - the company said Friday.
The day after Christmas is for more than returning gifts this year. Retailers are ratcheting up the sales in an attempt to lure customers and make up for a slow shopping season.
Experts say this was Merry Christmas for retailers.
When the clock strikes midnight New Year's Eve, we will be ringing in a
new year and a new financial increase for some of Florida's lowest paid
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- First Coast News has learned the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Cold Case team has made an arrest in a 1985 murder.
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- A Clay County girl was born with Treacher Collins syndrome, a genetic disorder which left her without almost half the bones in her face. Now, there's a new bright spot in this girl's life.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- New trouble for the Ponte Vedra Beach woman once accused of faking her own kidnapping.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Heart-wrenching cries echo through the halls of the
neonatal intensive care unit at East Tennessee Children's Hospital.
Nearly half of the newborn babies in the hospital's NICU are suffering
from prescription drug withdrawal.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Shipping containers are extremely durable designed
to withstand high winds, salt water and hold 60,000 lbs. so why not
stack them and turn them into a house?
The judge sentenced Quinn Gray to seven years of probation. She'll also have to attend counseling and pay $43,000 to the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office for the cost of the investigation.
The U.S. secretly traced a massive cyberespionage operation against the
2008 presidential campaigns of Barack Obama and John McCain to hacking
units backed by the People's Republic of China, prompting high level
warnings to Chinese officials to stop such activities, U.S. intelligence
officials tell NBC News.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan will hold a rally in Jacksonville on
CLAY COUNTY, Fla. -- The strong smell coming from Whitey's fish camp had nothing to do with the restaurant, and led to one man being taken into custody on the Baker Act.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The close-knit family of a woman found dead in her apartment Monday afternoon is still reeling from news of her death.
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