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Jacksonville named candidate city for 2026 World Cup
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The United States Soccer Federation announced Tuesday Jacksonville is among 34 cities under consideration as a host city for the 2026 World Cup. The bid is part of a three-nation combined effort of the United States, Canada and Mexico, which will be ...
United Bid Committee Commences Outreach for Potential Host Cities in Bid for 2026 FIFA World Cup
Could Jacksonville host World Cup matches?
Jacksonville is one of 34 cities in the United States that has been contacted by the bid committee for the 2026 World Cup to gauge its interest in being a host city for matches. In total, 44 cities in the United States, Mexico and Canada are up for ...
First Coast counties see record jump in tourism spending at hotels in first half of 2017
First Coast counties see record jump in tourism spending at hotels in first half of 2017. The Omni Hotel in ... Visit Jacksonville cited statistics compiled by STR, a marketing and research firm that tracks tourism trends, showing occupancy rates at ...
Morris Publishing sells The Florida Times-Union to GateHouse Media
The Morris family will retain ownership of The Florida Times-Union building and property consisting of 18 acres of waterfront property in downtown Jacksonville along the St. Johns River. The family is currently exploring options for development of the ...
Daily News parent buys Florida Times-Union, 10 other dailies
Morris Publishing Sells Homer News, Peninsula Clarion and Juneau Empire to GateHouse Media
Morris Announces Sale of Publications to Gatehouse Media. - Morris Communications
Federal agents uncover human smuggling case in Jacksonville home owned by River City Marketplace restaurateurs
World Relief Jacksonville, a 26-year-old agency that works to raise awareness of human trafficking and helps those forced into sex or labor, states 14,500 to 17,500 men, women and teens are annually trafficked into the United States. Most are from Asia ...
Terry Dickson: Business will boom Aug. 21 in the moon's shadow
That's when the moon's shadow will fall across the entire United States with the darkest casting a diagonal line of darkness from South Carolina to Oregon. If you have a hospitality business — hotel, restaurant, etc. — along that line, you're going ...
Should springing of US terrorism convicts alarm Americans?
11 attacks, the United States has worked aggressively to foil attacks and has imprisoned hundreds of people who joined or helped militant groups. Experts say less attention has been paid to what happens once those prisoners complete their sentences.
Did Alexander Hamilton hold this coin?
But coin experts say they have found the first silver piece minted by the United States - one likely held by the most en vogue of Founding Fathers, Alexander Hamilton. David McCarthy figured the silver coin had to be one-of-a-kind after spotting it in ...
Federal agents uncover human smuggling case in Jacksonville home owned by restaurateurs
A bill be proposed in 2016 that mandates the posting of signs increasing awareness of human trafficking at massage parlors and strip clubs passed, and a new one is under review now to expand it to hotels and motels. "It needs to be addressed. ... World ...
Inmates serving terror-related sentences slated for release
... assistance to friends who wanted to join the Taliban after the Sept. 11 attacks. Dozens of convicts serving time in U.S. prisons for terror-related offenses are slated to be released in the next several years, prompting the question: Should ...
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