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Could Omicron Finally Get Us Out Of The Pandemic?As Britt Conway reports, don't hold your breath.
A Look At How To Order Your Free Rapid At-Home COVID-19 Tests From The Federal GovernmentCBS4's Joan Murray has more.
Biden Administration Takes New Steps In Battle Agains CoronavirusThe Biden administration is making millions of masks and free tests in battle against coronavirus.
Miami-Dade Seeing COVID Rates 5 Times Higher Than Summer Delta SurgeOmicron has become the dominant variant across the country and in South Florida. The CDC says omicron was responsible for 99% of the new COVID cases in the last week.
CDC: Omicron Variant Responsible For 99% Of New COVID Cases Last WeekBrooke Shafer reports while symptoms of this variant are generally less severe, it is spreading more rapidly.
More Than A Million Americans Tested Positive For COVID On TuesdayLaura Podesta reports Americans can now have home tests delivered right to their door for free, and will soon be able to get free high quality masks as well.
50K To 300K COVID Deaths Projected Before Latest Surge WanesCBS4's Karli Barnett spoke with Dr. Mary Jo Trepka, an infectious disease specialist at Florida International University.
Modelers Predict As Many As 300,000 More Americans Could Die By Time Omicron-Driven Surge SubsidesCBS4's Karli Barnett spoke with Dr. Mary Jo Trepka, an infectious disease specialist at Florida International University.
Three New Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Sites Open In South FloridaThe treatment is not a substitute for vaccination.
Omicron Cases Drop In Some AreasThere are signs of hope in some areas as Omicron continues to surge.
COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations Soaring NationwideLaura Podesta reports that health experts are warning that more variants - and more outbreaks - are likely to follow omicron.
Florida Opening New Monoclonal Antibody Treatment SitesFlorida will open five additional monoclonal antibody treatment sites, three of which will be in South Florida.
Florida To Open Additional Monoclonal Antibody Treatment SitesThree of the new sites will be in South Florida.
Moderna Working On Single Shot That Covers Both COVID & Flu  However, Moderna isn't planning to have the vaccine ready until the fall of 2023.
CDC Recommends Schools Cancel High-Risk Activities Like Band & FootballSome experts call the guidance unreasonable.
Americans Losing Faith In President Biden's Handling Of COVID-19Natalie Brand reports the surge of new COVID cases brought on by Omicron continues to set new records.
When It Comes To Protecting Yourself, CDC Now Recommends You Use ‘The Most Protective Mask You Can’Michael George has the details.
Nearly 50,000 New Coronavirus Cases ReportedFlorida reports nearly 50,000 new coronavirus cases in the las 24 hours.
Delays In Getting COVID Test Results Reported At Pop-Up SitesA Southwest Miami-Dade woman is trying to raise awareness about delays in getting COVID test results from pop-up sites and she says she was tested 17 days ago and has still not heard what the results were.

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London-Bound American Airlines Flight Returned To MIA After Couple Refused To Wear MasksFlight 38 was about an hour and a half into its flight to Heathrow Airport when it circled back and returned to Miami International Airport.
Florida COVID-19 Hospitalizations DecreaseThe numbers showed that 11,575 Florida inpatients had COVID-19, down from 11,839 in a Wednesday count.
Revamped Florida Mask Case For Disabled Children Gets Go-AheadDespite objections from Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration, a federal judge has allowed parents and children with disabilities to pursue a revamped lawsuit challenging state decisions that included banning student mask mandates in public schools during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Testing Site FinderNeed a COVID-19 test? Here are the links for Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties.
COVID-19 Vaccine Site FinderNeed a COVID-19 vaccine or booster shot. Here are the links for Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties.
Need A Rapid At-Home COVID-19 Test? Now, You Can Get Them Mailed To Your Home For FreeOn Wednesday, the federal government officially launched the website, covidtests.gov, allowing you to order four free rapid at-home tests.
COVID-19 Hospitalizations Jump In FloridaThe number of Florida hospital inpatients with COVID-19 has neared 12,000 as the omicron variant of the coronavirus continues to bedevil the state, according to data posted Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Miami-Dade Seeing COVID Rates 5 Times Higher Than Summer Delta SurgeOmicron has become the dominant variant across the country and in South Florida. The CDC says omicron was responsible for 99% of the new COVID cases in the last week.
Feds: Florida Man To Serve 3 Years In Prison, Pay Back Over $800,000 In COVID-19 Relief FraudA Tampa-area man who collected over $800,000 in COVID-19 relief funds has been sentenced to three years and six months in prison for fraudulently collecting the funds.
Out Of Work? These Places Are HiringThe coronavirus pandemic forced many businesses to close their doors and turn away customers and employees, but as many of those businesses and restaurants reopen, they are looking for employees to fill available positions as they keep up with increased demand for their goods and services.
Florida COVID-19 Hospitalizations DecreaseThe number of Florida hospital inpatients with COVID-19 was down slightly Tuesday from a week earlier, according to data posted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
CDC Recommends Schools Cancel High-Risk Activities Like Band & FootballSome experts call the new guidance unreasonable and unrealistic.
Add Over-The-Counter Medicine To List Of Growing ShortagesEmpty store shelves in South Florida are a common sight lately as the omicron variant and common winter illnesses spread at a rapid rate.
Study Finds Face Masks Cut Distance Airborne Pathogens Can Travel In HalfFlorida scientists have found more evidence face masks help reduce the spread of airborne diseases like COVID-19. 
Florida Weekly COVID-19 Cases Hit 430,000With the highly contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus continuing to spread, Florida totaled more than 430,000 cases of COVID-19 during the week that ended Thursday, according to a report released Friday by the state Department of Health.
Miami-Dade Transit To Make Temporary Service Adjustments Due To Omicron SurgeMiami-Dade County officials announced Friday that due to Omicron and an existing shortage in bus operators, they will be making temporary adjustments to certain transit routes.
Delays In Getting COVID Test Results Reported At Pop-Up SitesA Southwest Miami-Dade woman is trying to raise awareness about delays in getting COVID test results from pop-up sites and she says she was tested 17 days ago and has still not heard what the results were.
Florida Lawmakers Fast Track Extension Of COVID-19 Legal Protections For Hospitals, Nursing HomesFlorida lawmakers appear to be speeding toward extending COVID-19 legal protections for hospitals, nursing homes and other health-care providers as the pandemic enters its third year.
You Might Want To Think Twice About Getting A COVID Test At A Random Pop-Up SiteOur new COVID reality often requires a pit stop at a testing site or urgent care center for a test.
‘No Patient Left Alone Act’: Patient Visitation Proposal Gets BackingThe Florida Senate began moving forward Thursday with a proposal that is designed to ensure patients and residents of hospitals, nursing homes and other health-care facilities can have visitors.