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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.

Baptist Nurse Facing Drug Charges

By Grayson Kamm
JACKSONVILLE, FL -- A nurse from Baptist Medical Center appeared in court Tuesday morning on drug-related charges.

8:27 PM, Feb 14, 2007

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

Florida's poor take up residence in motels

Dreams dashed when tourism jobs don't pan out.

1:21 PM, Feb 21, 2013

Bin Laden Raid Nets Employee Big Bonus

The identities of the Navy SEALs who raided Osama bin Laden's compound remain a mystery, but one man who helped get them there is getting his due - publicly and financially.

4:13 AM, May 19, 2012

Man shows true love for wife with Alzheimer's

He courted her for three years, walking her to the theater on warm nights and bringing flowers and chocolates to her uncle's store. She was the cashier, he the butcher.

9:41 PM, Feb 14, 2013

Opening of the Beaches

By Angela Spears
JACKSONVILLE BEACH, FL -- The opening of the Beaches signals the unofficial start to Summer on the First Coast.

8:41 AM, Apr 23, 2004

Family seeks closure after remains identified

JACKSONVILLE, FL - Nearly three years after her disappearance, Tina McQuaig's family is one step to closure after her remains were finally identified as those found in Cecil Field.

12:19 PM, Mar 11, 2003

Florida's pill mill crackdowns hurting those in real pain

Florida used to be a destination for those seeking prescription pain meds. Pill mills littered Interstate 95, the parking lots filled with out of state plates. But the crackdown has lead to a new problem.

11:09 PM, Oct 31, 2013

View Current Outages in Jacksonville

Current power outage areas

4:42 PM, Aug 21, 2008

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office announces arrest in murder of Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department firefighter's wife

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Tuesday morning the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office announced an arrest had been made in the murder of Kim Dorsey, the wife of a Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department firefighter.

11:34 AM, Nov 6, 2012

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