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    The state of Florida reported 15,299 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours on Sunday, setting a new record for the largest number of new reported cases in a state in a single day since the beginning of the pandemic. The previous record stood at more than 11,000 reported cases in New York on April 14, when the state was the epicenter of the U.S. outbreak.  The Florida Department of Health said the states positivity rate, meaning the percentage of...
    A Florida man allegedly crashed his van into a church on Saturday and then set it on fire with parishioners inside the building. Steven Shields, 24, was arrested by Marion County Sheriffs Office deputies for an apparent attack on the Queen of Peace Catholic Sanctuary in Ocala. Shields allegedly plowed the vehicle through the front doors of the church. He then allegedly got out of the car and poured gasoline in the foyer area of the house of worship...
    Jim DeFede went one-on-one with Xavier Suarez, Miami’s first Cuban-born mayor, current Miami-Dade County commissioner and candidate to succeed Carlos Gimenez as mayor of Miami-Dade County. As the August primary nears, DeFede and Suarez tackled a variety of topics, including how he would handle the coronavirus crisis if he were Miami-Dade’s mayor. GUEST: Xavier Suarez, Candidate for Miami-Dade County Mayor
    By TAMARA LUSH and TERRY SPENCER ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise. According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded. California had the previous record of daily positive...
    A CBS News poll released on Sunday found that President Donald Trump is trailing the Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden in Florida, also establishing that the two candidates are virtually tied in Texas and Arizona. The poll found that Biden has a six-point advantage over Trump in Florida, while Trump is ahead of Biden by a percentage point in Texas. In Arizona, both men polled at 46 percent. Biden appears to have gained ground among demographic groups that...
    Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenDonald Trump Jr. to self-publish book Liberal Privilege before GOP convention Tom Price: Heres how we can obtain more affordable care The Memo: Democrats feel rising tide in Florida MORE is leading President TrumpDonald John TrumpDeSantis on Florida schools reopening: If you can do Walmart, then we absolutely can do schools NYT editorial board calls for the reopening of schools with help from federal governments checkbook Mueller pens WaPo op-ed: Roger Stone remains a...
    Florida has recorded the most new coronavirus cases of any state in a single day — more than 15,000 — shattering New York’s previous highest amount of 12,847 set at the height of the pandemic in April. Nearly 143,000 people were tested for the deadly contagion in the Sunshine State on Saturday, or the most in a day in Florida since the end of June, the state’s Health Department said. Still, while there were 15,299 confirmed Florida cases Saturday,...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise.According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded.California had the previous record of daily positive cases - 11,694, set on Wednesday. New York had...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise.According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded.California had the previous record of daily positive cases - 11,694, set on Wednesday. New York had...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise.According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded.California had the previous record of daily positive cases - 11,694, set on Wednesday. New York had...
    By Tamara Lush and Pablo Gorondi | Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive cases. Deaths from the virus have also been rising in the U.S., especially in the South and West, though still well below the heights hit in April, according to a recent Associated Press analysis of data...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — With the United States grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, Florida hit a grim milestone Sunday, shattering the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in positive cases. Deaths from the virus have also been rising in the U.S., especially in the South and West, though still well below the heights hit in April, according to a recent Associated Press analysis of data from Johns Hopkins University. “I really do...
    Florida has recorded probably the most new coronavirus circumstances of any state in a single day — greater than 15,000 — shattering New York’s earlier highest quantity of 12,847 set on the top of the pandemic in April. Almost 143,000 individuals have been examined for the lethal contagion within the Sunshine State on Saturday, or probably the most in a day in Florida because the finish of June, the state’s Well being Division mentioned. Nonetheless, whereas there have been...
    Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gives an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic during a press conference at Florida’s Turnpike Turkey Lake Service Plaza, in Orlando, Fla., in a Friday, July 10, 2020 file photo. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its...
    ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Two Florida strip clubs have been shut down for breaking COVID-related rules as state officials continue to crackdown on violators of an emergency order that forced bars to close in the face of rising cases. The Tallahassee Democrat reports that the Department of Business and Professional Regulation suspended the licenses of Le Palace Otown in Orlando and Show N Tail The Legend in Panama City Beach, saying that patrons didn’t observe social distancing guidelines. In both cases,...
    Florida has recorded the most new coronavirus cases of any state in a single day — more than 15,000 — shattering New York’s previous highest amount of 12,847 set at the height of the pandemic in April. Nearly 143,000 people were tested for the deadly contagion in the Sunshine State on Saturday, or the most in a day in Florida since the end of June, the state’s Health Department said. Still, while there were 15,299 confirmed Florida cases Saturday, or...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Florida -- Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise.According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded.California had the previous record of daily positive cases - 11,694, set on Wednesday. New York had...
    A Florida woman took a dishwashing job at her husband’s nursing home after the facility barred visitors due to the coronavirus pandemic. Mary Daniel, 57, said she reached out to the staff at Rosecastle at Deerwood, an assisted living facility in Jacksonville, to see if she could volunteer or get a job there so she could see her spouse, Steve, TODAY reported. “They said, ‘Let’s wait to see what happens,” Daniel told the outlet. “Then, out of the blue two...
    (CNN)Dr. Eliot Godofsky doesnt have a single dose of remdesivir for his Covid-19 patients in South Florida. Hundreds of miles away in North Carolina, Dr. Cameron Wolfe has doses he does not need right now. Wolfe would love to share some of his remdesivir with doctors like Godofsky, given that its the only drug authorized by the US Food and Drug Administration to treat Covid-19. But as coronavirus makes its way around the United States, with surges in some areas...
    The U.S. state of Florida set a new record, reporting over 15,000 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in one day Sunday.  The number by far beat previous records of single-day increases in a U.S. state. The previous record was seen in California on Wednesday when the state recorded 11,694 new cases.  Florida now has nearly 270,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and has seen 4,346 deaths. The state had eased lockdown restrictions in recent weeks, including theme park Disney World opening...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise. According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded. California had the previous record of daily positive cases — 11,694, set on Wednesday....
    Jim DeFede went one-on-one with the president and CEO of Jackson Health System on the intensifying coronavirus concerns at his hospitals as COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths surge. GUEST: Carlos Migoya, President and CEO of Jackson Health System
    Florida recorded more than 15,000 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the highest single-day increase any state has experienced during the pandemic, officials reported. Florida’s Department of Health confirmed 15,299 new coronavirus cases in Florida residents inside the state, bringing the state’s total to 269,811 cases.  The state also reported 45 new deaths in Florida residents, adding up to a total of 4,242 fatalities. The new cases and deaths were “reported since yesterday,” according to the website. Previously, California held the...
    Florida has recorded the highest single-day increase in coronavirus cases for any state in the country. The state reported nearly 15,3000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, setting a new daily record for cases among all U.S. states. The number shatters Floridas previous record of 11,458 new cases in a day, as well as Californias single-day record of 11,694 cases and New Yorks record of 11,571. The uptick comes just a day after Floridas Disney World parks in Orlando reopened...
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida shattered the national record Sunday for the largest single-day increase in positive coronavirus cases in any state since the beginning of the pandemic, adding more than 15,000 cases as its daily average death toll continued to also rise. According to state Department of Health statistics, 15,299 people tested positive, for a total of 269,811 cases, and 45 deaths were recorded. California had the previous record of daily positive cases — 11,694, set...