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    The Bradford County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man accused of sexual misconduct on a juvenile who cut off his ankle monitor and fled.Deputies said Michael Case already made his first appearance, bonded out and had to wear an ankle monitor and remain on house arrest while awaiting trial. #ANjaxBREAKING: #BradfordCounty deputies say Michael Case is on the run after cutting off his ankle monitoring device. @ActionNewsJax pic.twitter.com/kh62afttZ1-- Russell Colburn (@RussellANjax) May 24, 2017 On Tuesday, he was supposed to enter a plea and did not show up to court. #ANjaxBREAKING: Case is accused of sexual misconduct on a juvenile over 12. Was supposed to enter plea Tuesday, but cut off monitor & fled. pic.twitter.com/c6Ym2sBpG6-- Russell Colburn (@RussellANjax) May 24, 2017 Action News Jax's Russell Colburn saw social media posts about Case cutting his ankle monitor and informed BCSO and a rep said they 'didn't know' and had to check. Deputies determined he had cut the monitor off and they went looking for him. #ANjaxBREAKING: @ActionNewsJax saw posts about the case on social media & informed #BradfordCounty SO. Rep 'didn't know' & had to confirm. pic.twitter.com/WCcXRsKuDS-- Russell Colburn (@RussellANjax) May 24, 2017 BCSO is now asking for the public's help in locating Case, who could be out of state. Now, the #BradfordCounty Sheriff's Office is asking for help turning Michael Case in. They say he could be out of state. #ANjaxBREAKING https://t.co/QnMNx5dXlo-- Russell Colburn (@RussellANjax) May 24, 2017 This is a developing story. Refresh this page, follow @ActionNewsJax on Twitter and watch FOX30 Action News Jax at 10 for updates.
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  • The Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday that it has been testing the procedure at 10 airports for more than a year, and it may be expanded nationwide. TSA officials say overstuffed bags take longer to examine with X-ray machines. The pilot program is 'an effort to de-clutter baggage,' said agency spokesman Michael England. There are no changes to what is allowed in carry-on bags, and people enrolled in the Precheck program can still leave laptops in their bags during screening, he said. Most travelers already must remove laptops from bags when they go through security checkpoints. In the test lanes at the 10 airports, they are no longer being allowed to lay machines on top of bags or with other electronic devices — each device must have its own bin. Requiring travelers to spread their belongings among more bins could slow down the screening process. TSA said it is testing ways to make screening quicker and more targeted. Unless the pilot program is expanded, most travelers will never experience it. Even if goes nationwide, it would be a far less dramatic change than the ban on laptops and tablets in the cabin of U.S.-bound planes from the Middle East and North Africa. The TSA's parent agency, the Department of Homeland Security, is considering expanding that ban to flights from Europe to the U.S. but has run into opposition from business travelers, airlines and European governments that fear it will create chaos and delays. The new screening measures are being tested at the following airports: Boise, Idaho; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Detroit Metropolitan Airport; Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida; Logan Airport in Boston; Los Angeles International Airport; Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport in Lubbock, Texas; Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico; McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas; and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.
  • Florida's liquor wall, which was been around since Prohibition ended, will remain standing after a bill to tear it down was vetoed by Gov. Rick Scott. The so-called 'Whiskey and Wheaties Bill' would have allowed grocery stores, big box retailers and other stores to sell liquor in the same space as other products. Wednesday's veto means liquor still must be sold in a side store that is separated by a wall. The veto is Scott's first this year. It came amid heavy opposition from independent liquor store owners who said it would drive them out of business. The governor's office received 7,516 phone calls, emails and letters opposing the bill compared to 1,174 in support. Scott said in his veto letter that he is committed to removing regulations but that eliminating this one would affect too many small businesses. Over one-third of independent liquor stores in Florida are in plazas that have big box retailers or supermarkets. Versions of the bill had existed in the Legislature since 2014 but Target and Wal-Mart lobbied heavily during this year's session to get it passed. Michael Corcoran, the brother of House Speaker Richard Corcoran, lobbies for Wal-Mart. The bill was approved 21-17 by the Senate but passed by just one vote in the House. After roll call in the House, three members voted no and another switched their vote from yes to no. Publix, which has some stand-alone liquor stores attached to some of its supermarkets, was against the bill because of how easily minors could have access to alcohol. The bill stated that individuals selling liquor must be 18 or older. George Knightly, who owns five liquor stores in Orlando, said he was shocked but very happy about Scott's veto. 'The veto is better for business but even better for the community,' he said. 'As a parent and grandparent I'm tired of people saying a drink is a drink. When a kid is stealing a bottle of liquor he is not making a drink the same way he would get it in a bar. It's not apples to apples.' The Distilled Spirits Council says Florida is one of 23 states that does not allow the sale of liquor alongside wine and beer in grocery stores and big-box retailers. Floridians for Fair Business Practices released a statement saying they look forward to working with the Legislature next year to try and get another version of the bill passed.
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  • Less than two weeks before Election Day, federal agents descended on a hotel lobby to meet a Louisiana private investigator they believed had illegally tried to obtain Donald Trump's tax returns. At the time, the agents didn't know if Jordan Hamlett had been successful — and they feared a public release of Trump's tax returns could influence the U.S. presidential election, according to a transcript of testimony obtained Wednesday by The Associated Press. The agents worried Hamlett could be armed and orchestrated an elaborate operation at the hotel on Oct. 27, with plainclothes officers blending in with guests at the Embassy Suites in Baton Rouge. Other officers took up positions outside. Authorities now say Hamlett was not able to get Trump's tax returns. He has been charged with misrepresenting his Social Security number, a felony punishable by up to five years in prison. He has pleaded not guilty. Authorities have not said what Hamlett's motive for getting the federal tax returns were, and they wondered in the documents whether he was working with anyone or planned to sell them or release them. Every president since Jimmy Carter has released their tax returns in what has become an American tradition during presidential elections, but Trump so far has refused to release his. According to testimony, authorities used an undercover agent posing as a potential client to lure Hamlett to the hotel. Instead of meeting the client, he encountered the agents — one from the FBI and the other from the Treasury Department. Hamlett agreed to an interview in the hotel's atrium and the agents questioned him for hours in hushed tones inside the crowded lobby, authorities said. Hamlett immediately took credit for his 'genius idea' to seek Trump's tax returns from a U.S. Education Department financial aid website before he was accused of anything, Treasury Department Special Agent Samuel Johnson testified. 'He sounded somewhat, I would describe it as proud,' Johnson said. 'We spoke in lower voices because there was a number of people passing by and the information that we're discussing at this time relates directly to ... presidential candidate Trump and his tax returns.' Hamlett apparently tried to use Trump's Social Security number on a program that allows people seeking financial aid to locate their tax records, and transfer the information to the education website. The U.S. Education Department has not returned messages for comment. It's not clear how he got the Social Security number, but agents did question him about the internet hacking group known as Anonymous, which had released some of Trump's personal information, Johnson said. Neither Hamlett nor his lawyer, Michael Fiser, has returned phone and email messages from The Associated Press. The complaint against him was initially filed under seal, but it has since been unsealed and new details about the case are coming to light. In court records, Fiser characterized the interview in the hotel as an 'interrogation,' and Hamlett said he was terrified. His lawyer has sought to have his statements thrown out as evidence. 'I was under the impression as soon as we were done talking, I was going to jail,' Hamlett testified, according to the transcript. Johnson said the interview at the hotel was 'almost like friends talking in a sense.' He said Hamlett was free to leave at any time. Hamlett was asked what he thought would have happened if he had left the hotel and got into his car. 'That I would be in a high-speed chase on the news,' he said. ___ Martin reported from Atlanta.
  • DOWNLOAD: First Alert Weather app | INTERACTIVE RADAR: Track the storms The threat of severe weather will persist in the Jacksonville area through midnight Wednesday. There is a tornado watch in effect for Southeast Georgia until 9 p.m. All watches in Northeast Florida were canceled just before 6 p.m. West Mims fire: 2 days of rain will 'go a long way' toward helping firefighters The entire Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia area is expected to get more rain Wednesday evening. Some areas have already gotten four inches of rain with the most rainfall along the I-95 corridor to the beaches. Wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour are expected. This is the most heavy rainfall our area has seen since Jan. 3. The West Mims fire has also seen significant rainfall. Tornado warnings were in effect for Putnam and St. Johns counties Wednesday morning. St. Johns was under a tornado warning until 10:30 a.m. A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Florida, Georgia and South Carolina until 6 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/WOqMXmeo6V-- NWS Jacksonville (@NWSJacksonville) May 24, 2017 Intense clouds in Green Cove Springs from an @ActionNewsJax viewer. #Firstalertwx #flwx @NixonFirstAlert @ErinFirstAlert @MikeFirstAlert pic.twitter.com/AgN3dlH5yk-- ActionNewsJax (@ActionNewsJax) May 24, 2017 Wednesday early as the front pushed through with a tornado warning, here is what it looked like @ 3rd Street, St. Augustine Beach : pic.twitter.com/3qEAWPQH9o-- The Surf Station (@surfstation) May 24, 2017 Water puddling up near the square in San Marco #firstalertwx pic.twitter.com/fwTsEECC4c-- Deanna Bettineschi (@DeannaANjax) May 24, 2017 #StAugustine pic.twitter.com/1GGXJGlY1T-- Florida Storm Chaser (@FLAstormchaser) May 24, 2017 #florida A post shared by Rosalyn Wilson (@madeofsunandsea) on May 24, 2017 at 8:09am PDT @ActionNewsJax @NixonFirstAlert @ErinFirstAlert Additional pictures dark clouds rolling in pic.twitter.com/wQECZ6gjC7-- Kimberly (@AskKimMaher) May 24, 2017 #Firstalertwx photo from Scott S. taken during tornado warning in St. Augustine @NixonFirstAlert @ErinFirstAlert #flwx pic.twitter.com/dpPHenksVn-- ActionNewsJax (@ActionNewsJax) May 24, 2017 Tornado Warning for St. Johns County in FL until 10:15am EDT. https://t.co/YbGyB0AGOL #flwx-- Garrett Bedenbaugh (@wxgarrett) May 24, 2017 A beautiful supercell that moved northeast towards Vilano Beach, Florida! Can't wait for the main chase later today! . . #Supercell #photography #nikon #nikond7000 #d7000 #nikonphotography #Thunderstorm #tornado A post shared by Florida Storm Chaser (@floridastormchaser) on May 24, 2017 at 7:40am PDT We got lucky with this one, tornado warned cell passed directly overhead but the circulation weakened as it moved into St. Augustine. Picture taken at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport. A post shared by Ben Nelson (@99nolz) on May 24, 2017 at 7:51am PDT Tornado Watch until 3:00 pm for all of our FL counties. #FirstAlertWx pic.twitter.com/ZoRK9WGPtk-- Arielle Nixon (@NixonFirstAlert) May 24, 2017 #Firstalertwx photos from Clay County. @AskKimMaher says this is near the Clay County Port @NixonFirstAlert @ErinFirstAlert pic.twitter.com/SMg4F3LRaH-- ActionNewsJax (@ActionNewsJax) May 24, 2017 Some mid level rotation with this Putnam county storm #FirstAlertWX pic.twitter.com/XoOzaz6VDu-- Garrett Bedenbaugh (@wxgarrett) May 24, 2017 #firstalertwx circulation tightening up - becoming stronger upon approach to Vilano Beach @WOKVNews pic.twitter.com/f5YfcxHp9A-- Mike Buresh (@MikeFirstAlert) May 24, 2017 Tornado atmosphere coming! A post shared by Nina Robinson (@bnj311) on May 24, 2017 at 7:38am PDT
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  • Nearly 7.5 million women struggle with infertility. As technology advances, doctors are offering couples new options to help them start a family.Dr. Jerisa Berry is one of those doctors. Inspired by her own fertility journey, Berry is working to help other women better understand their fertility issues with the launch of the Secure Your Fertility app this week. Jacksonville National Cemetery needs help laying flags on graves 'This app lets you know how much egg or ovarian reserve you have left,' Berry said. Ninety-seven dollars covers a hormone test, called an AMH test, that you take at a local LabCorp, plus a consultation from a provider over the phone to help you understand your results. You can put all that into motion through the free app. The results are sent to the providers who work with Secure your Fertility and it reveals whether you have a low, normal or high egg count. 'When you know that your AMH is low, then it can be a wake-up call that my egg reserve is getting low… maybe some steps I should take to either freeze my eggs or take steps to increase the quality of the remaining eggs that I have left,' Berry said. Middleburg woman arrested for 'making out' with 14-year-old boy Berry took the test when she was trying to conceive, but that was after a number of doctor appointments and racking up hundreds of dollars in expenses. She wants to make the test more accessible for women who want to get a sense of their biological reserves. To learn more, visit the Secure Your Fertility website: http://secureyourfertility.com/whats-your-amh/