- The Guardian 16:02September 21, 2021Gabby Petito: autopsy to be conducted as search continues for fianceAutopsy expected to identify the remains and determine a cause of death as investigators search Brian Laundrie’s homeMedical examiners in North Port, Florida were scheduled to conduct an autopsy on Tuesday on a body found in Wyoming, seeking to determine if it is Gabby Petito, the 22-year-old “van life” traveler who disappeared. Related: Gabby Petito: Florida police search home of fiance after remains found Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 14:36September 20, 2021A Tesla crash in Florida that killed 2 people is being investigated by the National Transport Safety BoardCoral Gables police said it was unclear whether the Model 3 vehicle was using Tesla's Autopilot feature, Reuters reported.
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- The Guardian 01:37September 20, 2021Gabby Petito: FBI finds remains ‘consistent with description’ of missing womanBody found in Wyoming’s Grand Teton national park as police in Florida look for fiance in vast nature reserveFBI agents searching in Grand Teton national park in Wyoming on Sunday discovered “human remains consistent with the description” of Gabby Petito, a 22-year-old woman who went missing during a cross-country “van life” trip with her fiance, Brian Laundrie.Petito’s last known contact with family members was from the Wyoming park. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 03:05September 19, 2021VIDEO: Cops Searching 'Vast' Preserve for Brian Laundrie, Beau of Missing Gabby PetitoAuthorities are searching in a "vast" Florida preserve after the family of Brian Laundrie, the boyfriend of Gabby Petito, who went missing while the pair were on a cross-country journey, said his location was also unknown.
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- Breitbart News 21:34September 17, 2021Florida Republican Lawmakers Demand Biden Admin Reverse Decision to Ration Antibody Treatments Florida Republican lawmakers demanded Friday the Biden-Harris administration to reverse rationing antibody treatments to Floridans that "could end up sentencing black people to death from coronavirus."
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- Business Insider 20:56September 17, 2021'Tremendous hypocrisy': All the GOP governors banning COVID-19 vaccination mandates require other vaccinesExperts say there's no legal or substantive difference between mandating COVID-19 vaccines and requiring other approved vaccines.
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- Breitbart News 18:45September 17, 2021DeSantis Team: More than Half of Those Seeking Lifesaving Coronavirus Treatment 'Fully Vaccinated'More than half of the individuals seeking life-saving monoclonal antibody treatment are "fully vaccinated" individuals -- news that comes as the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Biden administration cut the supply of the treatment to Southern states.
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- Business Insider 14:02September 17, 2021A Florida BBQ restaurant shut down after being left with just 4 employees. 'No one wants to work,' its owner said.Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar-B-Que said it paid good wages but simply could not find enough staff to keep its Winter Park, Florida, restaurant open.
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- Breitbart News 04:10September 17, 2021Ron DeSantis Vows to Buy More Antibody Treatments After Biden Admin Restricts ShipmentsIn response to the Biden administration's new policy of limiting shipments of monoclonal antibody treatments to certain states without vaccine mandates, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said his state will circumvent the policy and just buy more treatments.
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- Breitbart News 03:33September 17, 2021Florida Landlord to Evict People Who Refuse Coronavirus JabA Florida landlord who owns eight apartment complexes totaling 1,200 units has given his tenants an ultimatum: get the Chinese coronavirus vaccine or get out.
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- Breitbart News 04:53September 16, 2021Poll: DeSantis, Rubio Dominant Against Potential Challengers in Upcoming ElectionsFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) are dominating their potential Democrat challengers in hypothetical matchups ahead of the 2022 elections, a Redfield & Wilton Strategies poll released this month found.
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- Business Insider 12:51September 15, 2021A Portland restaurant owner said job applications are up 50% since unemployment benefits ended. But other restaurants say they're still scrambling to find workers.Some restaurants in states that stopped the federal benefits months early, like Alabama and Florida, are still struggling to find staff.
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- Business Insider 07:27September 14, 2021Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is threatening to fine counties and cities if they impose vaccine mandatesDeSantis threatened to slap a $5,000 fine on every instance of a county or city government requiring employees to get vaccinated.
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- Business Insider 01:22September 14, 2021The 25 best Airbnbs in Florida, from a Harry Potter-themed home in Orlando to beachfront pads in MiamiThese are the best Florida vacation rentals on Airbnb in Miami, Orlando, Key West, Clearwater, Tampa, Sarasota, Fort Lauderdale, and more.
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- Breitbart News 23:35September 13, 2021Ron DeSantis: Local Governments Mandating Vaccine for Employees Face $5,000 Fine per InfractionFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Monday announced that local cities or counties that mandate coronavirus vaccines for their employees will face fines of $5,000 per infraction.
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- Breitbart News 18:14September 13, 2021Gov. Ron DeSantis to Preview Florida's Action Against Biden's Overreaching Vaccine MandatesNEWBERRY, Florida -- Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is set to preview Florida's plan to combat President Biden's overreaching vaccine mandates on the American people -- a move the governor has already blasted as "fundamentally wrong."
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- Business Insider 18:32September 12, 2021A man suing 7 airlines plans to accuse them of a 'conspiracy to interfere with civil rights' - and says more people are joining his lawsuitLucas Wall, a frequent flier who's suing seven airlines, plans to add a "conspiracy" charge to his lawsuit, as well as several more plaintiffs.
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- New York Magazine 06:43September 12, 2021Trump Hosting a Boxing Match on 9/11 Was a Vision From an Alternate RealityOne in which he accepted his electoral loss and began chasing weird cash-grab appearances, like guest-hosting a novelty fight at a casino on 9/11.
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- Breitbart News 02:11September 12, 2021Floridians Remember 9/11 at Field of Flags for Fallen Heroes An empty field was converted into to a memorial for the victims of the 9/11 terror attack with 2,977 American flags planted in rows.
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- Business Insider 20:12September 11, 2021Child deaths from COVID double in Florida as cases among children climb across the countryThe American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Florida chapter said most of these deaths were aligned with underlying health conditions.
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- Business Insider 12:26September 11, 2021A Florida state park is holding auditions for mermaids. Here's what it takes to play the role of a mythical aquatic creature.At Weeki Wachee State Park in Florida, mermaid performers are required to swim in 72-degree water in the depths of a natural spring.
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- Business Insider 02:21September 11, 2021Biden administration opening civil rights investigation into Ron DeSantis' Florida school mask banThe Department of Education's civil rights office sent a letter Friday saying it had begun an investigation into Florida's mask ban.
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- Business Insider 22:04September 10, 2021A Florida appeals court ruled in favor of Gov. DeSantis' order banning mask rules in schoolsThis comes after a Second Circuit judge ruled the governor did not have the authority to issue a mask mandate ban earlier this week.
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- Business Insider 13:19September 10, 2021Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a bill stopping tech companies deplatforming people based on users' political 'viewpoint'Texas Gov. Greg Abbott claimed that social-media companies were trying to "silence conservative ideas and values."
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- Business Insider 02:03September 10, 2021The federal government will restore '100%' of pay to any school officials who are punished for defying state mask mandates, Biden saysThe announcement is a seemingly targeted response to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis's showdown with school officials over mask requirements in classrooms.
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- Business Insider 21:56September 9, 2021Federal judge blocks Florida's 'anti-riot' law that Gov. DeSantis championed as a way to combat protestsSigned by Gov. Ron DeSantis in April, the law criminalizes protests that turn violent and can end in severe prison sentences.
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- Business Insider 20:02September 8, 2021Gov. DeSantis just lost his latest bid to ban mask mandates in Florida schools - for nowA judge had ruled the governor didn't have the authority to issue a mask ban. But he appealed and his order stood while a higher court considered it.
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- Business Insider 14:03September 8, 2021A Florida councilman who denied the pandemic was real has been hospitalized with COVID-19Fred Lowry was hospitalized on Monday with double pneumonia due to COVID-19, the Volusia County Chair said.
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- Business Insider 23:33September 7, 2021Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says 'speculation' about him running for president in 2024 is 'purely manufactured'"I hear all this stuff and honestly it's nonsense. So I don't really know what to say to rumors," the Republican governor said on Tuesday.
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- Business Insider 18:37September 7, 2021An airborne Tesla that plowed through a house in Florida and killed 2 people reportedly did not have Autopilot engagedTesla's Autopilot feature, while controversial, offers access to add-on features designed to help prevent accidents like this.
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- Business Insider 14:02September 6, 2021Some companies in Florida and Alabama are still struggling to find staff months after the states cut enhanced COVID-19 unemployment benefitsBusiness owners have blamed the enhanced COVID-19 jobless benefits for a labor shortage that has forced them to slash opening hours and raise prices.
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- Huffington Post UK 14:32September 5, 202115 Staff Members In One Florida School District Die Of Covid-19 In Just 10 Days
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- Business Insider 19:00September 4, 2021Florida official wants Gov. Ron DeSantis to make 'wonder drug' ivermectin more widely available to treat COVID-19Ivermectin is a drug typically used to treat parasitic infections in livestock like horses. There is no evidence that it can treat the coronavirus.
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- Business Insider 16:12September 4, 2021The owner of a diner that denied entry to Biden voters said it became so popular they ran out of foodAngie Ugarte barred Biden voters from eating at her Florida diner after the Kabul suicide bombing last month.
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- Business Insider 19:58September 3, 2021Trump 'hates' Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis because of his rising popularity in the GOP, report saysTrump previously said he'd consider DeSantis as a potential running mate if he decides to run for president in 2024.
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- Business Insider 19:17September 3, 2021Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis won't give up on his school mask mandate ban. He appealed a court decision striking his order down.The appeal "triggers an automatic stay" so his ban is temporarily law again. He had sidestepped the ruling and withheld funds from districts anyway.
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- Petapixel 17:56September 3, 2021Gator Chomps Drone Out of the Air, Goes Up in SmokeA TikTok travel influencer flew her drone close to an alligator but instead of getting the perfect photo, watched as the reptile snatched it out of the air and destroyed it in a dramatic cloud of white smoke. The footage, which has since gone viral, was taken in the Florida Everglades and shows an alligator […]
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- Breitbart News 01:33September 3, 2021Photos: Tributes Continue for Fallen American TroopsRestaurants, stadiums, and stores across the nation are reserving areas to honor the 13 U.S. troops who were killed in Afghanistan last week after suicide bombers in Kabul blew up at least 170 people.
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- Business Insider 18:53September 1, 20212 Florida school districts plan to keep mask mandates in place and are exploring legal action after the state withheld board members' salariesA judge ruled Friday that Florida schools can require masks and that Gov. DeSantis' executive order banning school mask mandates was unconstitutional.
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- New York Magazine 04:31September 1, 2021Prosectors Say Matt Gaetz’s Father Was an Extortion Victim After AllTwo things appear to be true in this mess: Gaetz’s father was allegedly shaken down for millions and Gaetz is still facing a sex trafficking inquiry.
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- Flashbak 20:23August 30, 2021Living the American Dream: Marion Post Wolcott’s Photographs of Working life in the USA 1930s-1940sThe work was year round. Photographing men and women picking cotton, shucking corn, cutting tobacco leaves, citrus fruit packing, coal mining, or hanging around the theatres and halls on Beale Street, from where rock ‘n’ roll would one day come. The photographer was Marion Post Wolcott (1910-1990). She was born in New Jersey, a June … Continue reading "Living the American Dream: Marion Post Wolcott’s Photographs of Working life in the USA 1930s-1940s"
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- Business Insider 16:35August 29, 2021Spirit Airlines accused two ex-employees of conspiring with a supplier that it claims hugely inflated prices and gave kickbacks to the workersSpirit Airlines alleged in a court filing that former workers conspired with a supplier to raise prices on plane parts by up to 20 times their value.
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- Business Insider 10:05August 29, 2021Anti-vax radio host Marc Bernier has died after being hospitalized for COVID-19Bernier, who worked at WNDB for decades, was public about the fact that he would not get vaccinated against COVID-19.
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- Business Insider 21:46August 28, 2021A doctor who advised Florida Gov. DeSantis on COVID-19 promoted horse dewormer ivermectin to treat the diseaseThe doctor, who advised DeSantis on face masks in schools, has also spoken out against wearing face masks and the COVID-19 vaccines.
< Politics, News, coronavirus, ivermectin, Florida, Ron DeSantis, weekend BI US >
- Business Insider 16:51August 28, 2021Florida hospitals order mobile morgues to deal with COVID-19 death overflow, report saysAdventHealth ordered 14 mobile morgues to be utilized at 10 campuses across central Florida in preparation for an expected rise in COVID-19 deaths.
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- Business Insider 19:49August 27, 2021A judge just struck down Gov. DeSantis' mask mandates ban, saying he didn't have the power to order itFlorida school districts have the authority to impose mask mandates, a judge said, agreeing with parents that Gov. DeSantis' ban was unconstitutional.
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- Business Insider 23:31August 26, 2021A Florida health system is using refrigerated coolers because their morgues are full of patients who died from COVID-19Due to an influx of COVID-19 deaths in the state, funeral homes are facing slower processes, and hospitals have to keep bodies longer, WFTV reported.
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- Business Insider 01:38August 26, 2021A Florida dad accused of attacking a high school student over a school mask policy has been arrested and charged with child abuseDan Bauman and his 10th grade daughter have reportedly been defying Broward County Schools' mask mandate since it was implemented earlier this month.
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- Breitbart News 23:54August 25, 2021Ron DeSantis Blasts Mask Mandates: Experts Acknowledge a 'Piece of Cloth Is Not Going to Stop the Aerosols'Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) dismissed the need for mask mandates in the Sunshine State on Wednesday, emphasizing the importance of personal liberty while reminding reporters of scientific research showing cloth and surgical masks are relatively ineffective in blocking the transmission of exhaled aerosols.
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- Business Insider 16:50August 25, 2021Hundreds of manatees are starving off the coast of Florida because of an ecosystem collapse, state officials sayThe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission said a lack of seagrass has led to malnutrition among manatees.
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