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VP Biden To Join Crist On Campaign Trail This Weekend

Vice President Joe Biden will be joining former governor Charlie Crist on the campaign trail this weekend.

21 hours ago

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A Breakdown Of The Battle Over FIU’s Expansion Onto Fair Grounds

Come November 4th, voters will be able to decide whether Florida International University (FIU) should be able to expand its campus onto the Miami-Dade County Youth Fairgrounds.

10/28/2014

Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist. 
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Crist, Scott Rally For Early Votes On Monday

Monday will be a busy day for gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist, as the Republican-turned-Democrat is attending three early vote events.

10/27/2014

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Politics And Public Fear Drive Ebola Scare In Miami-Dade

The experts at the Centers For Disease Control told Florida Sunday not to expend resources testing a West Africa boy for Ebola.

10/06/2014

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FIU, NOAA Partner To Manage Keys Marine Sanctuary

Florida International University is partnering with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to help manage the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.

10/04/2014

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Coral Gables ‘Citizen Scientist’ Finds Rare Bat Nest

In September, a brigade of citizen scientists combed through the Coral Gables golf course using smarts phones and iPads to detect the high-frequency calls of the rare Florida bonneted bat. The volunteers went home empty handed, until one morning a lone dog walker heard a call coming from a nearby house.

10/03/2014

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South Florida Preparing As Ebola Arrives In U.S.

Florida international University’s Dr. Aileen Marty had a teaching moment about contagions as she addressed a classroom full of future doctors Wednesday.

10/01/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen.  (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Local Ebola Expert: U.S. Needs To Be Better At Identifying Carriers

As Ebola comes to the United States, a world renowned Florida International University professor and doctor who has battled Ebola before says the United States needs to do a better job of identifying passengers who could be carrying the disease.

09/30/2014

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FIU Police: Look Out For Cyclist Grabbing Female Buttocks

Florida International University students are watching their backs, literally. An email alerted students to a man on a bike grabbing female’s buttocks.

09/22/2014

Dr. Aileen Marty

Miami Doctor Back From Fighting Ebola In West Africa

A Florida International University doctor is back from fighting Ebola in West Africa.

09/22/2014

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