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Survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers is captured A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday by U.S. marshals in an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said.State p
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Giving Back: Kathir Periasamy, volunteer at Daniel Kathir Periasamy had just started volunteering for the Jacksonville nonprofit Daniel Kids Foundation, the childrens nonprofit agency that specializes in services for at-risk youth.It was his second or third week there before he really understood not just
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Call Box: Thrill Hill lost its 'bounce' almost 50 years ago Dear Call Box: Does anybody remember Thrill Hill? When we first moved to Jacksonville in the early 1960s, a friend took us over to the Fort Caroline and Ribault Monument area, and there was a hill. I think it either went down to Girvin Road or maybe it wa
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Pension fund says it will seek an audit of its practices The head of Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension Fund said he will ask his board to hire an independent firm to review the funds practices and determine if the fund has been too lenient when it comes to senior members participation in the lucrative Deferr
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Family of film worker killed on Jesup railroad trestle drops Gregg Allman from suit SAVANNAH, GA. | Gregg Allman has been dropped from a lawsuit by the family of a film worker killed by a train during shooting of a biographical movie about the Allman Brothers Band singer, attorneys said Thursday.read more
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Crist faces questions on taking strip-club campaign donations in Florida race for governor Republican candidates have long suffered from the gender gap between male and female voters, something Democrats have tried to exploit in recent years with discussion of a GOP war on women.In fact, a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday found that
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Pension trustee defends his work on board As a trustee of the Police and Fire Pension Fund Trustee, Walt Bussells said hes always upheld his most important duty: do whats best for the fund that pays retirees pensions.Bussells defended his tenure on the PFPF Board of Trustees following criticism f
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Jacksonville man who stashed acid bombs in ex-girlfriend's car gets 10 years A Jacksonville man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for stalking a woman in Connecticut and planting acid-filled bottle bombs in her car.Frank Mendoza, 53, pleaded guilty in June to one count of interstate stalking.Federal prosecutors say the vict
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7 years after being shot in back and dumped, 17-year-old's convicted killer gets 50-year sentence Almost seven years to the day 17-year-old Robert M. Cummings was shot in the back and dumped in a vacant lot, his killer was sentenced Thursday to 50 years in prison, according to the State Attorney's Office.Roland Stanley Mainor, 23, could have been sent
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Perp of the Day: Jacksonville robber targets 75-year-old pumping gas Jacksonville police have provided a photo of a robber who preyed on an elderly man Wednesday at a Westside gas station.The man approached a 75-year-old customer pumping gas at the 6706 103rd St. Murphy Oil about 7:45 a.m. asking for money and to use his c
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