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Miami-Dade Schools Caves To State Pressure And Will Resume In-Class Learning On Oct. 5CBS4's Jessica Vallejo reports on the decision.
South Florida Leaders Outline Local Rules After Governor Pushes Through Phase 3CBS4's Karli Barnett reports on the messages from Mayors Carlos Gimenez and Francis Suarez to residents.
Walt Disney Company To Layoff Theme Park Workers Due To PandemicThe company plans to let go 28,000 employees in Florida and California.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez Announces Local Measures To Prevent COVID Spread Will Remain In Place"We have to continue to wear masks and practice social distancing. We will continue to issue citations for those not wearing masks. It is a public safety measure," said Gimenez.
Miami-Dade School Board Debates State's Campus Reopening DemandsCBS4's Jessica Vallejo reports on the discussions following a letter from the Florida education commissioner urging for a return to face-to-face learning on October 5.
Broward School Board Meets To Discuss Classroom ReturnCBS4's Joan Murray reports the meeting comes on the heels of a letter from the Florida education commissioner to Broward County Public Schools urging for a return to face-to-face learning on October 5.
WEB EXTRA: Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez Holds COVID BriefingMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez held a virtual press conference on Tuesday afternoon to announce that local measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will remain in place.
Latest Coronavirus NumbersHere are the latest coronavirus for our state and our region.
South Florida Schools Could Reopen Sooner Than ExpectedSchool boards are discussing a return to in-class learning.
UM Looking For Volunteers As Search For COVID Vaccine Enters Phase 3 Of Clinical TrialsCBS4's Karli Barnett spoke with Dr. Dushyantha Jayaweera, the principal investigator for Janssen’s UM site.
Local Leaders Keeping Close Eye On Bars As Counties Enter Phase 3 ReopeningCBS4's Jessica Vallejo reports on the worries from local leaders.
UM Researchers Looking For Volunteers As They Enter Phase 3 Of COVID Vaccine Clinical TrialsCBS4's Karli Barnett spoke with the researchers, who are feeling optimistic.
Miami Dade College Welcomes Back Students Enrolled In Blended ClassesStill, some faculty and students at the college still feel that it's safer to be completely online.
University of Miami Enters Phase 3 Of COVID Vaccine Clinical TrialsResearchers say they need 1,500 volunteers, adding that they really need people of color to participate since those communities have been most severely impacted by COVID.
COVID Stats Snapshot 9-28-20Florida reported the lowest number of new cases since June.
Concerns Growing Over Packed Bar Scenes After South Florida Moves Into Phase 3 ReopeningCBS4's Joan Murray spoke with Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis.
Florida Coronavirus Numbers At A Glance 9/28Florida added an additional 738 new cases and 5 new deaths.
COVID Stats Snapshot 9-27-20Here are the latest numbers for the state and South Florida.
Judge: 2020 Census Must ContinueA federal judge has stopped the 2020 census from finishing at month's end and suspended a year-end deadline for delivering the numbers needed to decide how many seats each state gets in Congress.

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Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez: 'We Will Continue To Wear Masks, Continue To Issue Citations'Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez held a virtual press conference on Tuesday afternoon to announce that local measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will remain in place.
Walt Disney Company Plans To Let Go 28,000 Workers At Florida, California Theme ParksThe Walt Disney World Company announced Tuesday it plans to let go 28,000 workers at its Florida and California theme parks as a result of the COVID pandemic. 
Florida Hospitals Grapple With Lack Of Testing AgentsAfter Gov. Ron DeSantis last week lifted restrictions on businesses such as bars and restaurants and as flu season approaches, questions are mounting about whether results of COVID-19 tests can be processed quickly enough to notice any upturns in cases.
Rapid COVID Test Kits Headed To FloridaFlorida will receive 400,000 rapid-test kits a week that can be used to detect COVID-19 infections at schools, senior centers, and long-term care facilities, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Tuesday at a news conference in Clearwater.
Utilities Call Proposal To Place Moratorium On Disconnections Because Of COVID UnnecessaryArguing that turning off customers’ electricity is a “last resort,” four major utilities said Tuesday that a proposal to place at least a 90-day moratorium on disconnections because of the COVID-19 pandemic is unnecessary.
Florida Hotels Look To Congress Amid Job LossesNearly 40 percent of hotel workers in Florida have lost their jobs because of the coronavirus pandemic, and industry lobbyists warn that could reach 70 percent this winter without further assistance from Congress.
Publix Still Requires Face Masks As Florida Enters Phase 3 Reopening Amid COVID PandemicDespite Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ rollback of coronavirus restrictions, Publix Super Markets says it is not making any changes to its current COVID-19 safety policies.
Florida Among Least Safest States To Reopen Schools, Report FindsFlorida is not a very safe place for students to return to the classroom, a new report found.
Coronavirus Stats At-A-Glance: Florida Adds 3,266 New Cases As Positivity Rate Ticks Slightly UpwardHere are the latest numbers and information you need to know at-a-glance as of 12 p.m. on September 29, 2020.
FIU Infectious Diseases Expert Dr. Aileen Marty: Gov. DeSantis Lifts Restrictions On Restaurants, Bars; Move 'Not Based On Science'Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and other businesses, including bars and clubs on Friday.
UM Miller School Of Medicine Entering Phase 3 Of COVID Vaccine Clinical TrialsResearchers with the University of Miami have taken the next step in the race to create a vaccine against the coronavirus.
Black, Hispanic Children Could Face Greater COVID RisksA federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention review of more than 277,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in school-age children shows adolescents had higher positivity rates than younger children and that race and underlying medical conditions may lead to increased risks of severe illness.
Miami Dade College Students Enrolled In Blended Learning Return To ClassroomMiami Dade College is taking a step towards the road to reopening at campuses across the county.
Coronavirus Stats At-A-Glance: Florida Adds 738 New Cases, Lowest Since June, Amid Low Test CountHere are the latest numbers and information you need to know at-a-glance as of 12 p.m. on September 28, 2020.
Survey: 1 In 3 Parents Won't Get Flu Shots For Their ChildrenThe coronavirus pandemic and the upcoming flu season could pose a double threat, but many U.S. parents plan to skip flu shots for their kids, a new survey finds.
Florida Police Break Up Huge College Parties As COVID Cases SpreadAs coronavirus cases spike among Florida State University students, Tallahassee police said Sunday they broke up a party at an off-campus student apartment complex that involved about 700 vehicles and more than 1,000 attendees.
Coronavirus Stats At-A-Glance: Florida Tops 700K COVID CasesHere are the latest numbers and information you need to know at-a-glance as of 12 p.m. on September 27, 2020.
Bars & Nightclubs Back In Business Following Gov. Ron DeSantis’ Executive OrderIn a surprise announcement, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and other businesses, including bars and clubs.
Employees In All Kinds Of Fields Say They're Not Getting Thanks They Deserve During COVID PandemicEmployees in all kinds of different fields have gone above and beyond during the pandemic, but many say they're not getting the thanks they deserve.
Airport Pilot Project Aims To Train Dogs To Sniff Out COVIDThey're used to sniff out drugs and explosives, but what about the coronavirus? A new pilot project at Helsinki's airport is training dogs to do just that.