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With a one-page form, doctors can approve vaccines for people ‘extremely...

In an expansion of who gets to be vaccinated in Florida, the DeSantis administration will allow doctors, using a brief one-page form, to authorize...

Lives lost from COVID-19; Florida and U.S. flags at half-staff Wednesday

Flags are flying half-staff Wednesday in Florida, in remembrance of lives lost from COVID-19.Thus far, 31,135 Florida residents, and 561 non-residents, have died in...

DeSantis paints a positive picture of FL, and a scary one...

Gov. Ron DeSantis gave two starkly different views of Florida during his State of the State speech on Tuesday, one part scary and the...

OK of J&J vaccine will mean COVID shots for police, firefighters,...

Gov. Ron DeSantis announced plans Monday to extend COVID vaccinations to police, firefighters, and public-school teachers aged 50 and above once the state receives...

One year with COVID: What happened, and why it’s too early...

One year ago today — March 1, 2020 — Florida confirmed its first two cases of a novel coronavirus, which health officials would give...

Sprawling $1.9T COVID-19 relief bill passed by the U.S. House

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on a nearly party-line vote passed President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion pandemic aid package early Saturday, in a rush...

One-dose vaccine poised for FDA green light after advisory panel OK

WASHINGTON — A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Friday gave its green light to a COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson, signaling that...

DeSantis adds vaccination sites in communities of color but some Blacks...

Despite Gov. Ron DeSantis' efforts to increase vaccine doses to residents in communities of color, some Blacks remain mistrustful about the medical system and...

U.S. Rep Crist asks Justice Department to see if DeSantis violated...

Democratic Congressman Charlie Crist, a former governor and Attorney General in Florida, has requested the Department of Justice to look into Gov. Ron DeSantis' ...

Nearly half of FL’s counties have the more contagious COVID strain...

The United Kingdom COVID strain called B.1.1.7 — which is more contagious and potentially more deadly than the original virus — is now in...

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