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Florida man executed for 1992 murder of 63-year-old court clerk

Starke, Fla. -- A man convicted of the fatal stabbing and beating death of a woman in Miami-Dade County 26 years ago was executed Thursday night in Florida. Jose Antonio Jimenez, 55, received a lethal injection and was pronounced dead at 9:48 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke.

CBS NEWS - 2018-12-14 04:58:11

Florida father shoots older son to protect younger sibling, police say

Authorities in a Florida county say a father has been left "absolutely shattered" after he shot and killed his older son in an effort to save his younger son's life, with the sheriff's office saying the move was justified based on evidence.

MSN.COM - 2018-12-17 18:08:40

Man convicted of slaying 26 years ago set for execution in Starke Thursday evening

STARKE, Fla. (AP) - A man who was convicted of beating and stabbing an elderly woman to death in Miami-Dade County 26 years ago is scheduled to die by lethal injection at the Florida State Prison.

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-13 17:17:00

VIDEO: Tenant says landlord kicked him out because he's gay

Randal Coffman said he moved into a home owned by Jackie Cooper at the Foxmeadow community in Middleburg on December 1st. He told First Coast News two weeks later, he was told to move out and said it was because his landlord learned he is gay.

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-18 04:06:00

Sonata vs. semi: Serious injuries in near head-on crash

A 28-year-old tattoo artist from Lake City was flown to a Gainesville hospital with serious injuries after a near head-on ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!

LAKE CITY REPORTER - 2018-12-18 05:11:30

Four staff members, residents of Tacachale Disability Center still in hospital after crash

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WGFL) — At the Tacachale Center in Gainesville staff members work to help improve the quality of life for people who are disabled, but now officials here are reeling after those same staff members and residents were involved in a weekend crash on I-75. "They are my family," said C

MYCBS4.COM - 2018-12-17 18:15:22

Passenger involved in Clay crash: 'It was horrific'

Florida state lawmakers are working on a push to criminalize certain crashes. Sunday, Action News Jax told you about a Clay County wreck that put an infant in critical condition. Florida Highway Patrol says six people, total, were taken to the hospital.

ACTIONNEWSJAX.COM - 2018-12-17 22:57:17

Winning Fantasy Five ticket sold in Orange Park

A winning Fantasy Five ticket worth over $59,000 was sold at an Orange Park grocery store. Check your tickets, the winning numbers are 8-11-21-29-30. The winning ticket was sold at the Winn Dixie on Country Road 220 and was a Quick Pick.

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-17 17:40:00

Man convicted of slaying 26 years ago set for execution today

STARKE, Fla. (AP) - A man who was convicted of beating and stabbing an elderly woman to death in Miami-Dade County 26 years ago is scheduled to die by lethal injection at the Florida State Prison.

10NEWS - 2018-12-13 10:06:00

Christmas displays vandalized at Natural Park in Keystone Heights

A portion of a Keystone Heights park is closed Monday after city officials say vandals destroyed the park's Christmas displays over the weekend. Photos posted to Facebook by the City of Keystone Heights showed severed Christmas lights and other damages worth several hundred dollars at Natural Park.

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-17 20:43:00

Florida man executed for fatally stabbing woman in 1992

STARKE, Fla. — A man convicted of the fatal stabbing and beating death of a woman in Miami-Dade County 26 years ago was put to death Thursday evening in Florida. Jose Antonio Jimenez, 55, received a lethal injection and was pronounced dead at 9:48 p.m. at Florida State Prison in Starke. He received

THEGARDENISLAND.COM - 2018-12-14 03:05:00

JFRD engineer arrested on battery charges in Clay County

An engineer with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department has been arrested and charged with simple battery after an altercation at a Clay County School, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

FIRST COAST NEWS - 2018-12-17 19:54:00

‘I will go to hell for u’ Florida teacher arrested after professing love for 13 year old teen boy

Andrea Jimenez a Florida science teacher at Doral International Math and Science Academy arrested after sexually harassing 13 year old boy (a second time). A Florida teacher has been arrested after professing her love for a 13-year-old boy – who she tried to kiss a year earlier.

SCALLYWAGANDVAGABOND.COM - 2018-12-17 10:23:38

Sheriff: Florida dad 'shattered' after fatally shooting son

STUART — A sheriff says a Florida father is "absolutely shattered" after fatally shooting his 30-year-old son who'd gotten into a confrontation with his younger brother over a game of pool.

NEWS HERALD - 2018-12-17 19:33:00

Trains slams into car after it gets stuck on the tracks

HAWTHORNE, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - A train slammed into a car in Alachua County on Sunday night. Alachua County firefighters say that the driver followed a GPS when it said to turn onto the tracks. The car got struck and attempts to move it off the tracks were unsuccessful. A train soon slammed into it

WOGX.COM - 2018-12-17 11:47:00

This Amazing Seafood Festival In Florida Is The Best Way To Start The New Year

It’s never too early to start planning for the unique events that take place throughout Florida. In fact, just a mere month away is one of the most spectacular seafood festivals that our great state has to offer. We’re talking fresh seafood, nautical vendors, live music, a boat show, and so much mor

ONLYINYOURSTATE - 2018-12-16 07:00:00

Baby among 6 hospitalized after fiery crash on Blanding

ORANGE PARK, Fla. - Witnesses say a Sunday crash on Blanding Boulevard in Orange Park involved a black Jeep that caught fire and caused injuries to several people including a baby. She has been identified as Sophie Leon Friesenhahn. She is the only person critically injured in the crash, according t

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-12-17 04:52:47

Extremely rare blood needed to help South Florida toddler

Zainab, a 2-year-old South Florida girl battling an aggressive form of cancer, needs rare blood. OneBlood, a not-for-profit blood center serving Florida and other parts of the southeast, is leading a worldwide search to find some of the rarest blood in the world for Zainab’s neuroblastoma.

NAPLESHERALD.COM - 2018-12-17 14:22:04

Florida Woman Throws Chuck Of Concrete At Police Officer

A Florida woman was arrested after she attacked a police officer and threw a chunk of concrete at him. Police said that 37-year-old Jessica Blick called 911 and requested an ambulance, but when officers responded to help, she became combative.

IHEART.COM - 2018-12-17 16:39:00

Democrat Nikki Fried will move to pardon Groveland Four, victims of Florida’s racist past

Incoming Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried says she'll move to pardon members of the Groveland Four during the first meeting of Florida's Cabinet next year, correcting one of the worst abuses of the state's racist past.

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-12-17 10:01:37