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.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 36-year-old woman will spend in life in prison for the kidnapping and murder of an elderly Gainesville man.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Duval County was the only district to increase their number of "A" schools and decrease their "F" schools.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Main Street, which runs through the heart of Springfield. was hopping Saturday night with vintage cars that attracted a big crowd.
A man proposed to his girlfriend in the middle of a haunted house surrounded by zombies.
Located in the northwestern corner of North Dakota, surrounded by remote prairie and treeless bluffs, the town of Williston is ground zero for the new oil boom.
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The pipe is empty and the pajamas are polyester but
life brings other riches when you look like Hugh Hefner - and George
Kane of south Fort Myers certainly does.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Being diagnosed with cancer is a scary time in a person's life. Big decisions about treatment options have to be made and new technology at the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute at Shands Jacksonville may help those whose cancer has begun to spread.
By Deanna Fene
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- A gorilla and a chimpanzee get into a fight at the Jacksonville Zoo.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has issued a new general order regarding social media, and it could lead to disciplinary action if officers put things on social media that are detrimental to the department.
Judges on the First Coast are well aware of the social dilemma with Facebook that has them asking attorneys to 'defriend' them to avoid the appearance of impropriety.
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