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Nearly 84% of Florida's ICU beds are filled
On Tuesday, at least two counties had no more ICU beds available.
Jul, 08 2020
‘We’re Very Much Going to Put Pressure on Governors and Everybody Else.’ Trump Pushes to Reopen Schools This Fall
President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched an all-out effort pressing state and local officials to reopen schools this fall
Jul, 08 2020
Despite state order, Miami-Dade will not reopen schools until county enters Phase 2
Miami-Dade County Public Schools won’t be able to reopen schools, as a new state order calls for, if the county is still in its Phase 1 reopening stage, which county leaders are tightening due to a surge of COVID-19 cases, Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Al…
Jul, 08 2020
Republicans to require coronavirus testing at party convention
The Republican Party will provide mandatory coronavirus testing at its August national convention in Jacksonville, according to a memo delivered on Monday. ...
Jul, 07 2020
New study finds that Miami English is its own unique dialect
Many in Miami first come to realize they speak 'Miami English' when they, well, leave Miami.
Jul, 07 2020
Coronavirus updates: US reports 45,000 new cases; death toll tops 130,000
A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 538,000 people worldwide.
Jul, 07 2020
Kanye West Teases Forthcoming ‘YZY SHLTRS’ For Homeless As Part Of ‘2020 Vision’
Image via Ovidiu Hrubaru / Shutterstock.com Kanye West has unveiled his first plans following his announcement to run for president. Earlier this week, the rapper showed off an early look at YZY SHLTRS, his prefabricated domed dwellings designed for the home…
Jul, 07 2020
Fauci warns the US is still 'knee-deep' in the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic
  • The US is still "knee-deep in the first wave" of the coronavirus pandemic, Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Monday in an interview with National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins. 
  • Fauci said the US is dealing with a serious issue t…
Jul, 07 2020
Can an algorithm predict the pandemic’s next moves?
In a paper posted on Thursday on arXiv.org, a team, led by Mauricio Santillana and Nicole Kogan of Harvard, presented an algorithm that registered danger 14 days or more before case counts begin to increase. The system uses real-time monitoring of Twitter, Go…
Jul, 07 2020
Morse Museum acquires Louis Comfort Tiffany iron fireplace hood
The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida, is home to the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany, encompassing everything from lamps, vases and jewelry to windows, the incredible Daffodil Terrace …
Jul, 07 2020
Rockets' Austin Rivers Wants to Wear Trayvon Martin's Name on Jersey in Restart
Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers signaled his desire to wear the name of Trayvon Martin on the back of his jersey when the NBA resumes action later this month near Orlando, Florida...
Jul, 07 2020
Lakers' Dwight Howard Says He'll Play in NBA Restart; Will Donate Game Checks
Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard will travel to Orlando , Florida, with his teammates to participate in the NBA 's restart, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium...
Jul, 07 2020
Kanye West, West Virginia’s Governor Jim Justice And 13 Other Billionaires’ Businesses Got PPP Loans
Businesses backed by some of America’s wealthiest individuals—including hotel owner Robert Rowling, car dealer Norman Braman and Laurene Powell Jobs—received Paycheck Protection Plan Loans from the U.S. government.
Jul, 07 2020
Trump Friends and Family Cleared for Millions in Small Business Bailout
by Jack Gillum, Isaac Arnsdorf, Jake Pearson and Mike Spies ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. Businesses tied to President Donald Tru…
Jul, 07 2020
BaT Auction: 38k-Mile 2005 Mini Cooper S 6-Speed at No Reserve
This 2005 Mini Cooper S is powered by a supercharged 1.6-liter inline-four paired with a six-speed manual transmission, and it is finished in Jet Black over Panther Black Gravity leather. Equipment include a panoramic sunroof, xenon headlights, automatic air …
Jul, 07 2020
Georgia Tech's faculty isn't happy that students won't be required to wear masks on campus
  • Georgia Tech has issued it's reopening plan for next semester and it doesn't require face masks.
  • More than 850 faculty members have signed a letter to administration.
  • The letter calls on the university to make face masks required ev…
Jul, 06 2020
In Miami, Rolling Back Openings To Contain The Coronavirus Surge
In Miami, local officials have ordered a rollback of some reopening measures because of the region's soaring coronavirus cases. Gyms have to close and in-person dining at restaurants is prohibited.
Jul, 06 2020
UPDATE 1-Cuomo blasts Trump's COVID-19 response as U.S. death toll tops 130,000 - Reuters
As U.S. coronavirus cases surge and deaths topped 130,000, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo harshly criticized the White House's COVID-19 response on Monday, accusing President Donald Trump of "enabling" the virus and downplaying its threat.
Jul, 06 2020
Fox News says it 'mistakenly' edited Trump out of a photo with Jeffrey Epstein and Ghislaine Maxwell
  • President Donald Trump was "mistakenly" cropped out of a photo featuring then Melania Knauss, Jeffrey Epstein, and Ghislaine Maxwell, Fox News said on Monday. 
  • The network showed the edited photo during a Sunday segment on Maxwell, who was r…
Jul, 06 2020
U.S. tops 130,000 deaths from COVID-19 after record surge in cases - Reuters
The number of U.S. coronavirus deaths exceeded 130,000 on Monday, following a surge of new cases that has put President Donald Trump's handling of the crisis under the microscope and derailed efforts to restart the economy.
Jul, 06 2020
Metals Stocks: Gold rises back near $1,800 as U.S. dollar softens to start July’s first full week
Gold futures head higher on Monday, supported in part by a weakening U.S. dollar, which was providing a runway for the commodity even as global stocks rallied.
Jul, 06 2020
The billion-dollar fight over telemedicine — Employers haven't figured out testing — Tesla's work in biotech
Hello, Welcome to Dispensed Daily, your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider. Are you new to the newsletter? Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every day. Hope you all had restful weekends. Florida and Texas on Sunday hit record-high …
Jul, 06 2020
Agonizing Lag in Coronavirus Research Puts Pregnant Women and Babies at Risk
by Nina Martin ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published. In late June, after three months of near silence on the topic, the Centers for Disea…
Jul, 06 2020
Celebrating the Rugged Beauty of America’s Dive Bars
Sundance Institute Of the many things we’ve (temporarily) lost thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, late nights at the local bar are one of the most dearly missed—unless, of course, you’re a knucklehead in Florida, Texas, Arizona, Georgia or California who conti…
Jul, 06 2020
Prosecutors seek Friday court appearance for Jeffrey Epstein friend Ghislaine Maxwell - Reuters India
Prosecutors have asked a judge to schedule a Friday court appearance in New York for Ghislaine Maxwell, the former girlfriend and longtime associate of the late disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.
Jul, 06 2020
COVID-19 task force member says they will shut down businesses if spike continues - FOX13 Memphis
COVID-19 task force member says they will shut down businesses if spike continues  FOX13 Memphis
Jul, 06 2020
Google Search Trends Show Trump’s ‘Sleepy Joe’ Nickname For Biden Isn’t Catching On
Donald Trump is having trouble getting his nickname for Joe Biden, "Sleepy Joe," to resonate with voters the way that "Crooked Hillary" Clinton did in 2016.
Jul, 06 2020
Farrah Abraham: My Kid Knows About Sex Because I'm a GOOD MOM!
Farrah Abraham has some bizarre, uncomfortable things to say about her daughter, sex, and that time she hit her in the face with a vibrator.
Jul, 06 2020
Report: NBA distributes protocols for players traveling without team - Reuters
As the NBA begins welcoming teams to ESPN Wide of Sports Complex near Orlando this week for the resumption of the 2019-20 season, the league has reportedly set the protocols for players unable to travel with the rest of their team.
Jul, 06 2020
Bucks close practice facility after round of coronavirus testing
The Milwaukee Bucks have closed their practice facility following the team’s Friday round of testing for the coronavirus.
Jul, 06 2020
Trump official: Unclear if RNC can be safely held in Florida
Republican Party officials had moved the event from North Carolina after a dispute over required coronavirus measures.
Jul, 05 2020
Too soon to say if safe to hold Republican convention in Florida: U.S. official - Reuters India
A top Trump administration health official said on Sunday it was not clear whether it will be safe to hold the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville next month, as Florida sees record numbers of coronavirus cases.
Jul, 05 2020
Nexrush Unplugged: Weekend Version DC 19 An "Independence Day"
Hello, it is the Fourth of July 2020. "Independence Day" or "Another Day In The Dictatorship Of Covid-19" There was a bicentennial in 1976 and Bob Hope entertained us for that occasion along with lots of stars..... No Meaningful Republican Party Opposition To…
Jul, 05 2020
VICTORY: Britain concedes America's independence, signs Treaty of Paris
Editor's note: In order to allow our staff to enjoy the 4th of July holiday with their families, TheBlaze will be running a series of articles today commemorating the Revolutionary War, which won America her freedom. God bless America, and all of you. PARI…
Jul, 05 2020
NBA releases restart scrimmage schedule - Reuters
The NBA on Saturday released the scrimmage schedule for the upcoming 22-team restart.
Jul, 04 2020
NBA Releases Full Scrimmage Schedule for Orlando Restart Beginning July 22
The NBA announced the complete seven-day exhibition schedule to take place at the Disney World complex in Orlando, Florida, before the resumption of the 2019-20 season amid the coronavirus pandemic...
Jul, 04 2020
Tennis-Tiafoe tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from Atlanta event - Reuters
Frances Tiafoe has tested positive for COVID-19 and been forced to withdraw from the All-American Team Cup exhibition tournament in Atlanta, the American said on Saturday.
Jul, 04 2020
Frances Tiafoe tests positive for Covid-19 after playing match in front of fans
The organizers had said earlier that all precautions would be in place to avert the possibility of a repeat of what happened at the Adria Tour event.
Jul, 04 2020
Frances Tiafoe Withdraws From Georgia Tennis Event After Testing Positive For COVID-19
Frances Tiafoe has withdrawn from the DraftKings All-American Team Cup in Georgia after testing positive for COVID-19, he announced Saturday on social media.
Jul, 04 2020
UFC 251: Gilbert Burns out of Fight Island main event after testing positive for COVID-19, per report
Burns was scheduled to be the headliner of the first UFC event on Fight Island against Kamaru Usman
Jul, 04 2020
There’s A Global Battery Revolution Underway, & Tesla’s Leading It
If you were looking to nominate a particular technology as the most influential of the early 21st century, batteries would be a logical choice. Cheap, compact batteries made smartphones and mobile computing possible, and larger and more powerful batteries rep…
Jul, 04 2020
NBA and players agree to 'Black Lives Matter' and other messages to wear on jerseys
The NBA and its players agreed on messaging that could be on the backs of jerseys for the first four days of the league's reboot near Orlando, Fla.
Jul, 04 2020
Sanitizer, distance, homers: Inside Day 1 of Mets spring training 2.0
Citi Field opened for baseball Friday, complete with hand sanitizers near each foul line, socially distanced markers and masks for players and staff. Some 113 days after the COVID-19 outbreak shuttered spring training, the Mets returned to workouts for a 2020…
Jul, 04 2020
Lucky Brand files for bankruptcy citing COVID-19, looks to sell company to Aéropostale owner. Is your store closing?
Lucky Brand, which has about 200 stores in North America and sells its products in department stores, filed for Chapter 11 on Friday.
Jul, 04 2020
Judge upholds Hawaii's quarantine policy
A federal judge on Friday upheld Hawaii's quarantine policy, ruling that its mandate of keeping arriving travelers isolated is warranted given the seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic.
Jul, 04 2020
LeBron James Buys Gorgeous New Beverly Hills Property
LeBron James is living the good life out here.https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/lebron-james-buys-gorgeous-new-beverly-hills-property-news.113725.html
Jul, 04 2020