Saturday, September 24, 2022



Woman Sentenced For Kidnapping Infant In 1998

A woman who kidnapped a newborn from a Florida hospital two decades ago and raised the child as her own in South Carolina was sentenced Friday to 18 years for kidnapping.

Funding to Fast-Track For North Florida’s Herbert Hoover Dike Repairs Is...

0 By: Sunshine State News for News Talk Florida Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart surveys damage at the Herbert Hoover Dike after Hurricane Irma The U.S. Army Corps of...

Last Year Fruitland Park, Jacksonville Led Florida In Growth

Fruitland Park last year grew by more than a third of its population, making it the fastest-growing city, town or village in Florida, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Florida University Suspends Student Tailgates Pending Review

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The University of North Florida has suspended student tailgating before athletic events pending a review. The Florida Times-Union reports the suspension is meant...
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Ex-Florida Officer Gets Life Sentence For Child Sex Abuse

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police officer has been sentenced to life in prison for paying a Texas woman to sexually abuse...

Man Found Dead In Florida Hotel Parking Lot

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida say a man’s body has been found in a car parked in a hotel parking lot. Jacksonville Sheriff’s...

Teen Accused Of Killing Grandma Returns To Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A teen accused of killing his grandmother before Thanksgiving has been extradited back to Florida from New York where he...

Life for Florida Man Who Shot Officer While Child Was In...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 21-year-old has been sentenced to life in prison for shooting an undercover Florida officer who was taking his child...

Baby Boom At Florida Zoo with Arrivals Of 2 Giraffe

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — There is a baby boom at a Florida zoo. Two reticulated giraffe calves — a male and a female — were...

Worker Dies After Getting Pinned Under Steamroller

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a man was killed while working on a road construction project on a Florida highway. The Florida Times-Union reports that...