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By Sabrina Alvarez and Michelle Manzione on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 4:49 pm
Levy County Sheriff’s Office released the 911 call of the man who they say shot his wife in the head yesterday. The victim called 911 after her husband, George Halleran, was drunk and fighting with her. While on the phone the dispatcher heard gun [...]
By Christine Alvarez on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 11:15 am
A woman was shot while calling 911 to report her husband’s drunken, aggressive behavior. The woman, who was shot in the forehead by her husband with a .38-caliber handgun, survived.
By Whitney Lavaux on September 12th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 10:30 am
Student organizations at the University of Florida organized a candlelight vigil in honor of Sept. 11 and the victims of the attacks thirteen years ago. These students shared their own stories of the backlash that followed the attacks.
By Joel Sebastianelli and Lauren Lettelier on November 4th, 2013 | Last updated: November 5, 2013 at 6:57 am
Alachua County 911 operators will use a new tool to get more information on callers and help streamline the emergency response process.
By Andrew Ayer, Jennifer Tintner and Paige Kauffman on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 7:18 am
In 2009, Congress named Sept. 11 a National Day of Service and Remembrance to honor the victims of that infamous day. The bipartisan decision encouraged people to take action, and on Wednesday, the tradition continued in Gainesville.
By WUFT News on September 12th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:53 pm
A video mocking the Islamic prophet Muhammad is attributed to the violence from an armed mob which led to the deaths of a U.S. ambassador and three of his staff members.
By Luis Giraldo on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:40 pm
Judaism, Christianity, Islam and several other faith leaders gathered at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church to remember the victims of 9/11 The leaders spoke about change and interfaith unity.
By Zac Blobner on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:42 pm
The event, with almost 3,000 American flags and a live bald eagle, takes place Tuesday evening at Highland Memorial Park
By Cassandra Vangellow on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: September 11, 2012 at 3:13 pm
Gainesville firefighters gathered Tuesday morning at Station No. 1 to honor the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.