Florida

Ron DeSantis
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April 01, 2020 - 1:46 pm
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a statewide stay-at-home order on Wednesday as federal and local pressure mounted for him to abandon the county-by-county approach he had implemented.
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Matt Malone
March 19, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Spring breakers in Florida don’t appear to be taking the coronavirus pandemic seriously as they vow to continue partying. Th reactions come as White House health officials have warned young people face a disporportional risk at contracting COVID-19
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FILE - In this Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, a 73-year-old man places a cold compress on his forehead while battling the flu at a hospital in Georgia. Doctors can test for the flu and get results within a day, but coronavirus testing as of March 2020 is still limited in the United States by availability. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
David Caplan
March 14, 2020 - 2:16 am
Florida's Department of Health announced early Saturday morning 25 new coronavirus cases in the state -- mostly in South Florida -- bringing its statewide total to 70.
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FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2018, file photo, law enforcement officers block off the entrance to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., following a deadly shooting at the school. A California man who is on the autism spectrum was sentenced Monday, March 2, 2020, to more than five years in prison for cyberstalking families of Parkland, Florida, school shooting victims. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
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March 02, 2020 - 7:51 pm
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A California man who is on the autism spectrum was sentenced Monday to more than five years in prison for cyberstalking families of Parkland, Florida, school shooting victims. U.S. District Judge Rodolfo Ruiz imposed the sentence on 22-year-old Brandon Fleury of Santa...
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Coronavirus New Jersey
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David Caplan
March 01, 2020 - 10:17 pm
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a public health emergency Sunday after two adults "tested presumptively positive," the state's health department announced.
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David Caplan
March 01, 2020 - 10:17 pm
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a public health emergency on Sunday after two adults “tested presumptively positive” for coronavirus.
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Debbi Hixon, poses for a portrait on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, in Hollywood, Fla. Hixon is the the widow of Parkland victim, Chris Hixon, a former athletic director and military veteran, killed in the school shooting on Valentine's Day two years ago at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Her home was recently renovated by the program "Military Makeovers." (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
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February 14, 2020 - 6:17 pm
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Debbi Hixon was a bundle of nerves waiting to see the 10-day makeover that had transformed her home. She wasn't concerned about the new kitchen counters or paint colors; the Parkland shooting widow was worried the fancy new decor would wipe away memories of her husband...
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Parkland shooting anniversary video
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February 14, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Survivors of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School released an unsettling video on the second anniversary of the shooting as they seek to prevent similar tragedies in the future.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, students hold their hands in the air as they are evacuated by police from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., after a shooter opened fire on the campus. A Florida law that allows judges to bar anyone deemed dangerous from possessing firearms has been used 3,500 times since its enactment after the 2018 high school massacre. An Associated Press analysis shows the law is being used unevenly around the state. (Mike Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, File)
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February 14, 2020 - 11:49 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A 23-year-old man who posted on Facebook, “I don't know why I don't go on a killing spree." A West Palm Beach couple who shot up their home while high on cocaine. A 31-year-old Gulf Coast man who pointed a semiautomatic rifle at a motorcyclist. All four Florida...
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Hannah Roemhild
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office
1010 WINS Newsroom
February 01, 2020 - 5:05 pm
Law enforcement agents opened fire on an SUV driver who smashed through two security checkpoints at Mar-a-Lago on Friday in what authorities described as the actions of “an obviously impaired" driver but not an intentional attack on President Donald Trump's resort.
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