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Senate: Benghazi attack could have been prevented

1:05 PM, Jan 15, 2014

 A bipartisan report by the Senate intelligence committee blames the State Department for failing to increase security at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, despite warnings from the CIA and staff about the danger of militant attacks.

Fla. Gov. Scott appoints two men to Jacksonville Port Authority

9:02 PM, Jan 14, 2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott appointed two people from the First Coast area to the Jacksonville Port Authority.

Gov. Scott named Carlos Lopez-Cantera Lieutenant Governor

10:03 AM, Jan 14, 2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is appointing a former legislator and Miami-Dade politician as lieutenant governor and his running mate for 2014.

Fla. Gov. to name Lopez-Cantera as Lt. Gov.

7:34 PM, Jan 13, 2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is expected to name Miami-Dade Property Appraiser Carlos Lopez-Cantera as the state's next lieutenant governor.

Gov. Scott announces $8.8B Florida investment

2:45 PM, Jan 13, 2014

Governor Rick Scott will make a transportation budget announcement at JaxPort Monday. 

Hundreds of pages in Christie's 'Bridgegate' released

6:54 PM, Jan 10, 2014

New Jersey's top official at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey attempted to stop the agency's executive director from ending closures of lanes that accessed the George Washington Bridge, according to documents released Friday.

Government to drop lead contractor of health care site

3:42 PM, Jan 10, 2014

The government announced Friday it is changing contractors for the troubled HealthCare.gov website, ditching lead contractor CGI Federal.

Fla. AG taps Tampa attorney to lead office

9:23 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is turning to a Tampa attorney and lobbyist to lead her office.

Republicans promote ways of helping the poor

8:01 PM, Jan 9, 2014

Craving a burrito and want it super fast? Just head over to a certain gas station in West Hollywood, Calif., to indulge in the wrapped-up cheesy goodness straight out of a vending machine.

Indian diplomat indicted in NY, leaves US

4:11 PM, Jan 9, 2014

An Indian diplomat accused of lying about how much she paid her housekeeper has been indicted in New York City.

Gov. Christie: "I apologize to the people of New Jersey"

11:13 AM, Jan 9, 2014

A New Jersey state senator called Thursday for a federal investigation into Gov. Chris Christie's administration over allegations that top Christie appointees orchestrated traffic jams near the country's busiest bridge last year as part of a political vendetta against a city mayor.

Report: Fla. government is the leanest in nation

7:33 AM, Jan 9, 2014

The efficiency of state government is a point of pride for Gov. Rick Scott, who is expected to release his budget recommendations for next year in the coming weeks.

Top official under Fla. AG joining law firm

10:24 PM, Jan 8, 2014

The chief of staff for Attorney General Pam Bondi is leaving state government and taking a new job.

Chris Christie's first big scandal?

1:32 PM, Jan 8, 2014

Explosive emails released Wednesday are casting a potential cloud over New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's presidential prospects for 2016.

Senate votes to extend unemployment benefits

11:27 AM, Jan 7, 2014

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.

Court asked to force Scott to pick lt. governor

12:05 AM, Jan 7, 2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is being sued over his decision to leave the post of lieutenant governor vacant for nearly nine months.

Senate approves Yellen as Fed chair

6:31 PM, Jan 6, 2014

The Senate on Monday easily approved Janet Yellen's nomination to head the Federal Reserve.

Rieder: Why Edward Snowden should get clemency

10:56 PM, Jan 2, 2014

The former NSA contractor has performed a valuable public service by revealing rampant government surveillance

Fla. governor signs death warrant for boy's killer

9:25 PM, Jan 2, 2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has signed a death warrant for the man convicted of kidnapping, raping and murdering 9-year-old Jimmy Ryce on his way home from school almost 20 years ago.

Florida Times-Union's lawsuit against city of Jacksonville proceeds

The city of Jacksonville's attempt to stop a lawsuit that contends the city violated the state's open meetings law during negotiations on pension plans for police and firefighters was denied by a judge on Friday.

10:56 PM, Aug 30, 2013

Denney Sentenced To Life In Prison For Waitress Murder

By Kyle Meenan
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- The man convicted of killing a Jacksonville Beach waitress six years ago has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

8:02 PM, May 9, 2005

Gainesville man built his house out of 12 shipping containers

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?

11:49 PM, Nov 15, 2012

15 of Nelson Mandela's best quotes

Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa and Nobel Peace Prize winner, has died.

9:06 AM, Dec 6, 2013

Texas Man Kills, Cooks, and Possibly Eats Girlfriend, Police Say

TYLER, TX -- A Texas man is accused of killing his girlfriend, then cooking parts of her body.

4:12 PM, Jan 7, 2008

Bargain radio host Doc G: WJXR 92.1 ripped me off

There is a radio station in Jacksonville that does nothing but broadcast bargain basement deals. But one of their sales people told First Coast News that he got ripped off for everything he had.

10:57 PM, Mar 19, 2013

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal stabbing at the Avesta Baymeadows apartment complex Sunday

Joseph Micah Primo, 25, was fatally stabbed in the parking lot of a Baymeadows apartment complex Sunday.

9:32 PM, Sep 2, 2013

Looking for love on Craigslist and busted for prostitution

A local woman believes she was unfairly busted for prostitution after looking for love on Craigslist. Turns out the man who befriended her online was an undercover cop.

12:26 PM, Apr 30, 2013

Parents find inspiration in difficult diagnosis

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- When Tiffany Stevens first held her twin boys, she did what every mother does, counts ten fingers and ten toes. She and her then husband Randy had two beautiful twin boys.

7:49 PM, Oct 29, 2012

Girl Born Without a Face Gets New Sister

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.

12:29 PM, Feb 19, 2010

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Jacksonville's Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 10: Recording artist Darius Rucker arrives at the American Country Awards 2013 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

Darius Rucker returns to St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) shake hands after the 2013 AFC championship playoff football game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.  Matthew Emmons, USA TODAY Sports

AFC Championship: Patriots vs Broncos

ANNA LISA BLUE, 39 - Charged with probation violation January 19.

January 2014 Mugshots

 	Jan 19, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks fans celebrate in the streets after the 2013 NFC Championship football game against the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

NFC Championship: 49ers vs Seahawks

 	Civil rights demonstrators, led by Dr Martin Luther King (5th R), civil rights activist Ralph Abernathy (5th L), John Lewis (3rd L) and other civil and religious leaders, make their way from Selma to Montgomery on March 22, 1965 in Alabama, on the third leg of the Selma to Montgomery marches. The Selma-to-Montgomery March for voting rights ended three weeks and represented the political and emotional peak of the modern civil rights movement. The first march took place on March 07, 1965 (Blood

Reflections of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Soledad OBrien, Key Speaker, at the 27th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast that took place January 17, 2014 at the Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center in Jacksonville. (Photo courtesy of Jennifer Duckworth)

27th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 20: U.S President Barack Obama (L) takes the oath of office from U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts (R) as first lady Michelle Obama (2nd L) holds the bible and daughter Malia (C) and Sasha looks on in the Blue Room of the White House January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden were officially sworn in a day before the ceremonial inaugural swearing-in. (Photo by Larry Downing-Pool/Getty Images)

First Lady Michelle Obama's iconic looks

First Coast feasting with Circus elephants

A referee gets into the action of Puppy Bowl IV on Oct. 17, 2007.  Animal Planet

Puppy Bowl X pups

Riverside, San Marco street art done by 'Keith Haring's Ghost'

Jacksonville Landing, present-day

Jacksonville Landing through the years & proposed changes

Courthouse preparations underway for Dunn trial

"Danny Bradford. He wont go out in the rain unless he has his raincoat on. Our little Gortons fisherman. He is a rescue and the best dog ever!" Photo courtesy of June Bradford

It's National Dress Up Your Pet Day

Storm leaves major damage at North Main Baptist Church

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: Audi shows off their RS6 during the media preview at the North American International Auto Show on January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show will be open to the public January 19-27. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

'New and cool': 2014 North American Auto Show

Have you seen this strong armed robbery suspect?

Police seeking two suspects, person of interest in armed robbery investigation

Lupita Nyong'o L-U-P-I-T-A. Learn this name fast, because the supporting-actress nominee is headed straight for the A-list. She ruled the red carpet in a caped Ralph Lauren dress and Fred Leighton ring. “So far I've only worn things that I feel speak to me,” she told E! of her newly minted fashionista status.  Dan MacMedan, USA TODAY

Photos from the 2014 Golden Globe Awards

TV personality Maria Menounos attends the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Stars on Red Carpet at Golden Globes 2014

 A view of houses and an area covered by ash after the village hit by ash and mud from eruption of Mount Sinabung on January 12, 2014 in Sigarang Garang, Karo District, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The number of displaced people has increased to around 25,000 in Western Indonesia as Mount Sinabung continues to spew ash and smoke after a series of several eruptions since September. Eleven deaths have now been recorded as a result of the eruptions with hundreds more falling ill. Officials expect the

Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia

Bayan Bay apartments off San Pablo Road near Atlantic Blvd. Photo courtesy Donna McCrum

Viewer submitted weather photos from stormy Saturday

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon (C) talks with New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (R) as they look out over the wreckage of the World Trade Center terrorist attack site 30 November 2001, in New York. (Photo credit should read BETH A. KEISER/AFP/Getty Images)

The Life of Ariel Sharon in pictures

Jayson is a super dad. He picks his son up from school each day. Helps him with his homework. Prepares dinner every night. Does all the grocery shopping and even does laundry. And he builds a mean Lego set.

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Mandarin Middle School at about 10:45am. Brrrr..... Submitted By:Janet from: Jacksonville, FL

Show us your ice, ice baby!

Marissa Alexander in court and leaving court on Jan. 10

UNF vs. Gulf Coast

FHP: Photos of the buckled 'slab'

'Move Over' law in full effect: FHP

Southerns welcome healthy baby boy

Share photos of your FSU national championship gear

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FSUs Kelvin Benjamin elevates over Chris Davis to catch the game winning touchdown with 13 seconds left in the game.

BCS Title Game: FSU vs. Auburn via USA Today Sports

Team picture for Auburn in front of the Rose Bowl.

FCN in California for BCS title game

Crash, building fire in Fernandina Beach

Band stuck due to weather after Gator Bowl performance

Community leaders 'say no to disrespect'

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office cruiser involved in accident with injuries

Rental home of Aubrey Price

SJSO seeks to identify TV theft suspect

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