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Pilot Charlie Yeagle killed in Yulee plane crash

Pilot killed in Yulee plane crash

Photos of the crash site show a yellow and white single-engine plane intact, resting in the marsh near Lofton Creek in Yulee.

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Semitruck crash closes I-95 SB near State Road 207 in Elkton

Semi crash causes thousands of Arizona Green Tea cans to spill onto I-95 in Elkton

Thousands of empty aluminum Arizona Green Tea cans spilled across Interstate 95 southbound near the State Road 207 overpass in a crash involving two semi trucks and a Toyota Camry on Monday night.
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Duval removes 200 low-performing teachers from 33 schools

When the new school year begins, students on the Northside will have many new teachers. “You're only as strong as your weakest link,” said Superintendent Nikolai Vitti.

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Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
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Police: Atlanta mom arrested for leaving kids in hot SUV

A woman faces four counts of reckless conduct after leaving her four kids inside of a SUV, Atlanta police confirmed.

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Lawyer: Wife plotted to take over Sterling trust

Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.
Man dies after lightning strikes 14 in California

Rare storm at California beach hard to see coming

A thunderstorm formed so rapidly over a Southern California beach that experts said Monday it was impossible for anyone to predict a lightning strike would turn a day of carefree fun into one of terror.

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Florida sheriffs gather to talk pot

Like countless Floridians, Sam Joiner of Ponte Vedra Beach has a strong opinion about voting in favor of Amendment 2, which would legalize prescriptions to smoke marijuana.
Bear spotted in World Golf Village

Bear sighting in World Golf Village

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is confirming a bear sighting near World Golf Village on Friday.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1.
White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions

White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions

The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy, the White House said Monday.

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Judge holds off on "stand your ground" ruling in Marissa Alexander case

Free Marissa Alexander protest downtown

People are gathering outside the courthouse downtown for a protest to free Marissa Alexander. Just last week, a judge denied a stand your ground hearing for Alexander.
Sanford house fire

Investigation underway after two Sanford homes set on fire

Sanford police are investigating two homes were set on fire Sunday morning. Police said two abandoned homes on Palmetto Avenue were set on fire and they are working with the state fire marshal, as well as the area task force, to figure out whether the arsons are related.

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'Pawn Stars' TV star plans stores near famous shop

'Pawn Stars' TV star plans stores near famous shop

The long parade of tourists who regularly stop by the downtown Las Vegas shop featured on the History Channel reality show "Pawn Stars" could soon have something better to do while waiting in line.
Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop. Gaga has spent two years recording an album of jazz standards with Tony Bennett called "Cheek to Cheek," to be released this fall.