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Crews work to drain water, fix broken water main

Several blocks are flooded and some are without water in Jacksonville Beach on Friday morning. A witness told Action News that a fire hydrant snapped and is gushing water on 1st Street and 9th Avenue South.

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Man threatened officers, self during standoff with SWAT

A 44-year-old man is in police custody after police say he barricaded himself in a motel room and threatened officers.
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Elderly woman in wheelchair stranded in airport for 11 hours

​Southwest Airlines is sort of apologizing after it left an 85-year-old woman in a wheelchair in the Newark Liberty International Airport for 11 hours.
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Jags fans look forward to regular season

The Jacksonville Jaguars' last preseason game is in the books and many fans are looking forward to the regular season with high expectations.

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Crocodile that bit 2 men dies during capture

An American crocodile suspected of biting two swimmers in a South Florida canal has died. Wildlife officials say the croc named Pancho died Friday morning while fighting capture by two trappers.

SC woman pleads guilty in NC kidnapping plot

A South Carolina woman has admitted lying to federal agents during their investigation of the gang-related kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father.

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Closing arguments begin in ex-governor's trial

Prosecutor: McDonnells had 'corrupt understanding'

Prosecutors urged jurors on Friday to focus on two questions at the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov.
Shelly Sterling talks about husband, Clippers sale

Shelley Sterling: Ballmer eager to own Clippers

When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who he was.

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Man shot in armed robbery

Man shot during armed robbery at apartment

Police are looking for a man who shot another man during a robbery at a downtown apartment. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said the robbery happened Wednesday night at the Franklin Arms apartment complex on Franklin Street.

Crews work to drain water, fix broken water main

Several blocks are flooded and some are without water in Jacksonville Beach on Friday morning. A witness told Action News that a fire hydrant snapped and is gushing water on 1st Street and 9th Avenue South.

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Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.
German economic fears growing but Merkel strong

German economic fears growing but Merkel strong

Ordinary Germans are spooked about the future. Businesses are starting to see black clouds on the horizon.

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Man shot in armed robbery

Man shot during armed robbery at apartment

Police are looking for a man who shot another man during a robbery at a downtown apartment. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said the robbery happened Wednesday night at the Franklin Arms apartment complex on Franklin Street.
2 county high-speed chase

2 county high-speed chase ends in crash

A man is in custody Thursday morning after a high-speed chase through two counties. The chase started in St.

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Owen Wilson in Venice with 'She's Funny That Way'

Owen Wilson in Venice with 'She's Funny That Way'

Movies — they don't make 'em like they used to. Well, Peter Bogdanovich does. The director, part of a generation that injected grit into American cinema in the 1970s, revives the froth and fun of classic screwball comedies with his latest film, "She's Funny That Way.
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Leah Messer Buys Her Daughters a Horse!

Teen Mom 2's Leah Messer and her husband, Jeremy Calvert, recently rounded-up their flock of children and moved into a brand-spankin' new house, and guess what?