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 2020-04-02 19:47 

Sun Sentinel

Conflicting messages from top Broward school leaders leave teachers to fend for themselves amid coronavirus pandemic | Opinion...

I can only hope that elected officials and our district leaders learn from teachers and support staff who continue to demonstrate strong leadership during a crisis....

 2020-04-02 19:40 

Sun Sentinel

South Florida hospitals cut back staff and work hours, await surge in coronavirus patients...

Even as a looming coronavirus healthcare crisis approaches, South Florida hospitals are cutting staff and reducing work hours. Why? Telehealth options, cutbacks in elective surgery and services, and general fear of exposure to the virus is making the hosp...

 2020-04-02 19:39 

Miami Herald

They tried to get past a coronavirus checkpoint in the Keys. 1,850 cars got turned around...

At least 1,850 vehicles have been turned away from entering the Florida Keys since Monroe County put up roadblocks at the top of the island chain last week, police said ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:35 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Fauci says he feels safe despite threats, is focusing on job...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the top U.S. infectious disease official, says he feels safe despite reports he's received online threats and has had uncomfortable personal encounters with admirers...

 2020-04-02 19:34 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Crescent City commissioner arrested, accused of mishandling disabled man’s funds...

A Crescent City Commissioner is facing charges after being accused of mishandling a disabled man's funds....

 2020-04-02 19:32 

WFTS-TV

[ ABC Tampa ]

BayCare says backlogged coronavirus tests are not being run in the order they were received...

Now that testing availability is expanding, they're pushing to get their results back before the virus completely runs its course.Now that testing availability is expanding, they're pushing to get their results back before the virus completely run...

 2020-04-02 19:32 

Sun Sentinel

Resident of Hollywood assisted-living facility dies from coronavirus...

The unidentified person had lived at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood since 2013 and was "very dear" to staff, the facility said....

 2020-04-02 19:32 

Miami Herald

Floridians with loved ones in prison fear lightning spread of coronavirus behind bars...

Brittany Graham last saw her husband in March 2019 and worries that she may never see him again. Thirty-four years old and the mother of three young boys, Graham lives ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:30 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Spanish hospital personnel must improvise in a makeshift ICU...

The tension is palpable...

 2020-04-02 19:30 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

The Latest: UN facing cash crisis, made worse by pandemic...

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the U.N. is facing a cash crisis because of non-payment of dues by member states, which has been exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-04-02 19:30 

Android Central

Get those unwanted apps and bloat off of your Samsung Galaxy phone...

Most of us have dealt with a glut of unwanted, pre-installed apps on our phones, but thankfully there is a solution to rid ourselves of most of them. Whether its a duplicate Samsung app or carrier bloatware, you can remove most of the offending apps by di...

 2020-04-02 19:29 

WFTX

[ Fort Myers ]

Tech company works to get its drones to health care providers fighting pandemic...

Tech companies are working to fight this pandemic with innovation. One in California hopes its drone delivery system will get more people tested and the results back faster....

 2020-04-02 19:29 

WFTS-TV

[ ABC Tampa ]

Tech company works to get its drones to health care providers fighting pandemic...

Tech companies are working to fight this pandemic with innovation. One in California hopes its drone delivery system will get more people tested and the results back faster.Tech companies are working to fight this pandemic with innovation. One in Californ...

 2020-04-02 19:27 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Zoom addresses security concerns during coronavirus pandemic...

Zoom, the virutal meeting app that has become a lifeline during the COVID-19 pandemic, is addressing concerns many users have expressed over the program's security....

 2020-04-02 19:27 

WTVT

[ Tampa ]

'Top Gun Maverick' postponed to December...

Hollywood's summer movie season is all but finished. "Top Gun Maverick" became the latest would-be blockbuster to be rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-02 19:26 

Sun Sentinel

Online classes will push poorer Broward students further behind more affluent during coronavirus crisis | Opinion...

I do understand that we need some kind of education plan to deal with an unprecedented public health crisis. But I just don't know if our education decision-makers realize the many hurdles that lie ahead for parents like me and my neighbors....

 2020-04-02 19:26 

Android Central

Boost your productivity when you win an Eero Pro mesh WiFi system!...

Eero is one of the best-known names in mesh networking, and for good reason. It's a router system that's both simple and powerful, and one that makes it easy to configure as big as your house (and beyond) requires without adding needless complicat...

 2020-04-02 19:26 

Miami Herald

Florida governor says Super Bowl might've led to South Florida's coronavirus outbreak...

Super Bowl 54 might have contributed to the spread of the novel coronavirus' in South Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday. DeSantis believes the virus was probably circulating in Miami-Dade ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:26 

Miami Herald

Two Broward County jail inmates test positive for coronavirus, sheriff's office says...

In the last two days, two inmates in Broward County jail have tested positive for COVID-19, the Broward Sheriff's Office announced Thursday afternoon. No details are known yet on the ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:25 

NBC 6 South Florida

8,000 Coronavirus Cases in Florida as Statewide Stay-at-Home Order Set to Begin...

What to Know Florida surpassed 8,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases Thursday, with nearly one-third of the cases in Miami-Dade More than 1,000 people were hospitalized throughout the state The state's death toll jumped to 128, with nearly half in Miami-Dade...

 2020-04-02 19:25 

WOFL

Riverside County deputy, 15-year veteran of the department, dies from COVID-19...
 2020-04-02 19:24 

Sun Sentinel

Schoolhouse Children’s Museum continues popular storytime via Facebook...

Despite being closed to the public due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Schoolhouse Children's Museum in Boynton Beach refused to let one of their most popular programs from not continuing, as the museum's popular "Storytime" ha...

 2020-04-02 19:21 

WOFL

Lake Nona neighborhood does "Chalk your Walk" challenge, spreading positive drawings & messages...
 2020-04-02 19:20 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Memo: Some in US may not get stimulus checks until August...

The federal government expects to begin making payments to millions of Americans under the new stimulus law in mid-April, but some people without direct deposit information may not get checks until mid-August or later...

 2020-04-02 19:18 

WSVN

[ Miami ]

SXSW partners with Amazon to put its film festival online...
 2020-04-02 19:17 

WTVT

[ Tampa ]

Largo company retools to make masks, but needs help...

In addition to their regular work, Performance Air Conditioning, Electrical and Plumbing in Largo is also making masks for use during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-02 19:15 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Iran parliament speaker, Israeli health minister have virus...

Iran's parliament says speaker Ali Larijani has contracted the new coronavirus, the country's highest-ranking government figure yet to catch the disease, while in Israel several top officials entered quarantine when the health minister tested posi...

 2020-04-02 19:13 

Orlando Sentinel

DeSantis quietly signs second order overruling all local coronavirus orders, including church bans...

A second order he quietly signed a few hours later appears to contradict that — and could open the door to the kinds of large religious gatherings that had been banned in many counties....

 2020-04-02 19:12 

WFTS-TV

[ ABC Tampa ]

Florida residents run into problems filing for unemployment as nationwide claims rise...

The US Department of Labor released new numbers Thursday. Last week, 6.6 million people filed new unemployment claims, doubling the record set the week before. The US Department of Labor released new numbers Thursday. Last week, 6.6 million people filed n...

 2020-04-02 19:12 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

World War II veteran recovers from coronavirus, celebrates 104th birthday...

A centenarian World War II veteran recovered from the coronavirus earlier this week, then celebrated his 104th birthday....

 2020-04-02 19:11 

Android Central

Learn a new musical instrument at home with 6 of Udemy's best courses...

The internet is truly a glorious place. We may all be stuck at home for the next few weeks, but that just gives us more time to learn new skills online and catch up on all the projects we've been meaning to accomplish. You really can learn just about ...

 2020-04-02 19:09 

WTVT

[ Tampa ]

Little kid gives himself an 'old man' haircut while in lockdown with dad and brother...

A young boy from London decided to go for a daring new hairstyle based off something he saw on TV....

 2020-04-02 19:07 

WSVN

[ Miami ]

Publix to roll out contactless pay options at all stores...
 2020-04-02 19:07 

Miami Herald

Live from the Florida Keys, dolphins and sea lions entertain and educate during cornavirus crisis...

While the Florida Keys are closed to tourists because of the threat of the novel coronavirus, the dolphins and sea lions at a local marine mammal nonprofit aquarium are still ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:07 

Poynter

The coronavirus is changing everything about how she works. Still, 'It's a blessing to be useful.'...

The post The coronavirus is changing everything about how she works. Still, 'It's a blessing to be useful.' appeared first on Poynter ....

 2020-04-02 19:06 

Gainesville Sun

Coronavirus Florida: Zaandam cruise ship to dock in Florida as debate rages...

The MS Zaandam has received permission to dock at the Broward County port, formerly one of the busiest cruise terminals in the world, ending a tragic 27-day odyssey. A spokeswoman for Port Everglades said Thursday morning details for the ship's arriva...

 2020-04-02 19:05 

WFTS-TV

[ ABC Tampa ]

What's open? Lakeland small businesses create web app to reach customers...

Those living in and around Lakeland no longer have to play the guessing game of who is open and who is not.Those living in and around Lakeland no longer have to play the guessing game of who is open and who is not....

 2020-04-02 19:04 

WFLA

Coronavirus in US: More than 8,000 Americans have recovered from COVID-19...

More than 8,700 people have survived the virus in the United States....

 2020-04-02 19:04 

Orlando Sentinel

Orlando delivery driver for Amazon tests positive for coronavirus, report says...

A driver who delivers packages out of Amazon's South Orange Blossom Trail facility has tested positive for coronavirus, according to a report in Business Insider....

 2020-04-02 19:04 

WOFL

George Takei says he won't be torchbearer for delayed 2021 Tokyo Olympics, citing April Fool's joke...
 2020-04-02 19:04 

Bay News 9

US Eases Blood Donation Rules for Gay Men Due to Shortage...

The U.S. is making it easier for gay men and other groups to give blood because of the coronavirus outbreak...

 2020-04-02 19:04 

WTWC

[ Tallahassee ]

Get paid to watch Disney movies while you're social distancing...

ODENTON, Md. (SBG) -- Stuck at home? Feeling the quarantine blues? A website is offering to help with that and all you need to do is love Disney movies. With many Americans social distancing, some even out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic, Reviews....

 2020-04-02 19:03 

WTVT

[ Tampa ]

Dog delivers wine during coronavirus pandemic...

With social distancing rules keeping many businesses closed, one winery in Maryland has found a unique way to deliver curbside wine with a smile....

 2020-04-02 19:01 

WPLG Local 10

[ Hollywood, FL ]

Heat center Meyers Leonard using social media to interact with fans during coronavirus pandemic...

Heat center Meyers Leonard and his wife, Elle, have always been very active on social media....

 2020-04-02 19:00 

WOFL

'You're Pawsome': Therapy dogs brighten days of employees as they work from home...
 2020-04-02 19:00 

WJAX-TV

[ Jacksonville ]

Study: Gonzaga, Michigan top academics-based NCAA brackets...

Gonzaga and Michigan were the standouts in a study that seeded men's and women's NCAA Tournament brackets based on graduation rates, academic success and diversity in the head-coaching ranks...

 2020-04-02 19:00 

Miami Herald

Tua gets medical results; ex-Dolphins exec offers warning. And examining Tua's injuries...

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who is among top draft-eligible players under consideration by the Miami Dolphins, received good news in a medical re-check on Thursday, according to NFL Network. Tagovailoa, ... Click to Continue...

 2020-04-02 19:00 

Android Central

Here are all the phones and products being delayed due to the coronavirus...

The coronavirus has caused interminable delays in the smartphone industry.The coronavirus is wreaking havoc on the globe, with the pandemic claiming over 40,000 lives. With factories around the world grinding to a halt, the virus has had a profound impact...

 2020-04-02 18:59 

WFTX

[ Fort Myers ]

Nursing home infections, deaths surge amid lockdown measures...

Recent outbreaks in Tennessee, New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland have pushed the death toll at the nation's nursing homes to at least 450....

 2020-04-02 18:59 

WFTS-TV

[ ABC Tampa ]

Nursing home infections, deaths surge amid lockdown measures...

Recent outbreaks in Tennessee, New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland have pushed the death toll at the nation's nursing homes to at least 450.Recent outbreaks in Tennessee, New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland have pushed the death toll...

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