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How Senate women shaped up in budget deal

7:40 PM, Oct 16, 2013

The male Senate leaders may have tied the bow on a deal aimed at ending the government shutdown, but credit for shaping the package is being given to a group of women, led by Sen. Susan Collins of Maine.

There's a deal in Washington. Who won? Lost?

7:37 PM, Oct 16, 2013

Don't feel too reassured: The congressional leaders who managed to strike a deal Wednesday apparently avoided a disastrous default but still live in the District of Dysfunction.

Boehner: 'We fought the good fight'

7:34 PM, Oct 16, 2013

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, acknowledged Wednesday that he would allow a vote in the House on a newly-minted Senate deal on debt and spending.

McCain: Attempt to defund Obamacare was 'fool's errand'

7:32 PM, Oct 16, 2013

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said Wednesday that the budget standoff in Washington and partisan bickering have eroded the confidence of the American people and damaged the credibility of the U.S. Congress.

Boehner urges House GOP to support Senate deal

3:48 PM, Oct 16, 2013

Senate leaders on Wednesday announced a deal to end the partial government shutdown and avoid a possible U.S. default, and House Speaker John Boehner urged fellow Republicans to support it while a key GOP conservative said he wouldn't try to block it in the Senate.

2 parties bicker over blame for parks shutdown

11:48 AM, Oct 16, 2013

As congressional leaders raced to seal a deal that would reopen the government, lawmakers from both parties jabbed at one another Wednesday over who was to blame for the most high-profile casualties of the 16-day shutdown: the national parks.

Cruz won't delay vote on bipartisan budget deal

11:43 AM, Oct 16, 2013

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says he won't delay a vote on a bipartisan budget deal that will reopen the government and avoid a financial default.

School system halts world studies field trips after mosque controversy

Students will no longer be allowed to take field trips to religious venues after the stepfather of a Hendersonville High School student accused the school system of promoting Islam, starting another debate about the role of religion in Sumner County schools.

8:40 PM, Sep 23, 2013

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

6 Charged in Deadly Flagler County Home Invasion

FLAGLER COUNTY, FL -- Six people are facing charges in connection with the December 2007 shooting death of a man from Palm Coast. 

11:04 AM, Apr 24, 2009

After Weather Delay, USS Roosevelt Returns to Mayport

MAYPORT, Fla. --  After a slight delay due to bad weather in the Atlantic, the USS Roosevelt will return to Mayport this afternoon.

11:28 AM, Nov 9, 2011

Mother-Daughter Team Rescues 40 Animals in Six Months

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- They take in animals who have run out of chances.

4:53 PM, Oct 19, 2011

Dolphins in the water don't mean you are safe from sharks

You might feel safe when you see dolphins while swimming in the ocean or river. However, seeing the animal doesn't mean you are safe.

9:00 AM, Aug 12, 2013

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

Underworld saint becoming more popular in US

Clad in a black nun's robe and holding a scythe in one hand, Santa Muerte appeals to people seeking all manner of otherworldly help.

10:56 AM, Mar 4, 2013

Student describes discovery of Kendrick Johnson's body

The camera aimed in the general direction of where Kendrick Johnson was found dead in a rolled-up gym mat in January did not record how his body ended up there because the device was motion activated and the mat was out of its range, a sheriff's investigator told NBC News.

8:23 AM, Nov 7, 2013

FSCJ Bargains For Non-Students

JACKSONVILLE - These days everyone is looking for a great deal.  Look no further than the Florida Community College of Jacksonville's North Campus for everyday services at unbelieable prices.  The school has training programs for students who need to practice their craft.  The public pays just pennies on the dollar for haircuts, perms, facials, manicures, dental work, massages and gourmet dining.

11:45 AM, Oct 31, 2011

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