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State bars various visitors to Florida’s nursing homes amid coronavirus threat

As the World Health Organization declared that the novel coronavirus constitutes a global pandemic, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday announced that multiple classes of...

Top health officials warn of coronavirus: ‘It’s going to get worse’

WASHINGTON — Trump administration officials painted a dire picture of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, warning members of Congress that the public health...

New coronavirus FL resident cases in Collier, Nassau, Pasco, and Pinellas counties

The latest update on coronavirus cases in Florida: According to the Florida Department of Health, there are eight new positive cases in various counties, involving...

Congress rebukes Trump’s bid to slash CDC funding amid outbreak

WASHINGTON — U.S. House lawmakers resoundingly rebuffed a Trump administration request to cut funding for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention amid the...

New coronavirus case, in Broward County

The latest update on coronavirus cases in Florida: A 69-year-old female in Broward County is the latest to contract the China-born illness and is...

As coronavirus epidemic grows, will voters be discouraged from going to the polls?

With the presidential primary election a week away and the deadly coronavirus expanding in Florida, elections officials are telling residents they can vote by...

New coronavirus case, in Volusia County

The latest update on coronavirus cases in Florida: A 60-year-old female is the latest to contract the China-born illness and is currently under isolation,...

DeSantis invokes broad emergency powers against coronavirus; military field hospitals one possibility

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an emergency declaration Monday allowing state and local agencies to waive laws, ordinances, and regulations if necessary to contain the...

Fl Department of Health scales down coronavirus self-isolation directive to international travelers

The Florida Department of Health clarified Monday that only travelers arriving in Florida from the areas abroad most afflicted from the new coronavirus should...

Lawmakers face the coronavirus: FL House Speaker orders members out of the chamber; U.S....

Update: The five Florida House members who were isolated were allowed to return to the floor shortly before 5 p.m. Rep. Cary Pigman, who is...

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