They’re called COVID-19 breakthrough cases — people who have been fully vaccinated yet still contract the virus more than 14 days after their second shot.
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Florida’s surgeon general repeats opposition to COVID vaccines
As federal health officials embark on a campaign this week to get more Americans boosted for COVID, Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo is digging in on social media on an earlier claim that the ...
15 Sea Turtles Released After Rehabbing in the Florida Keys
A green sea turtle named after Hurricane Ian was among 15 injured ... off Key West in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Sargassum acts as camouflage for young turtles, making it an ...
Complaint Line Open: The Florida Bar Launches Lawyer Discipline Hotline After Hurricanes
It is the official arm of the Florida Supreme Court, charged with enforcing rules of professional conduct for more than 110,000 attorneys admitted to practice law in the Sunshine State.
After Winning Regionals, Mass. Youth Football Team Barred From Nationals in Florida
The league's regional president addressed the team after the game, telling players they would be representing eastern Massachusetts in Florida. The next day, team leaders say the same regional Pop ...
Busting long COVID: Treatment in Florida shows early signs of success
New data shows that one in every five people who’ve had COVID-19 are still suffering from lingering ... The same hyperbaric chamber procedure is also being used to treat people who have suffered ...
Florida man in custody after family member reports threat to burn down hospital: deputies
A Florida man is behind bars after threatening to burn down a hospital in a revenge plan aimed at getting the attention of the FBI. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said a family member of ...
Manchester United Terminates Cristiano Ronaldo's Contract by Mutual Consent
The English Premier League Club on Tuesday confirmed in a statement that Ronaldo’s contract had ... Sign up for NBC South Florida newsletters. The move comes shortly after Ronaldo’s scathing ...
‘Tripledemic’: Danger posed by COVID-19, flu & RSV a worry as people gather for Thanksgiving
News4JAX has also been speaking with doctors in Jacksonville about what’s being called a “tripledemic.” They say the area is not seeing a run on cases of COVID-19, RSV and the flu.
Florida Man Drinks Bleach in Courtroom After Being Found Guilty of Armed Robbery
Florida man Jermaine Bell is recovering in hospital after he drank a cup of bleach when he was found guilty in court, WPLG-TV reports. As he heard the verdict on the armed robbery charges against ...
Deputy dies after being hit by ‘suspected drunk driver’ on I-75, Florida sheriff says
He was sworn in on Feb. 14, 2022. Facebook video screengrab A Florida sheriff’s deputy working a traffic stop died in a chain reaction crash caused by “a suspected drunk driver,” according ...
Central Florida food service workers could strike next month, amid ongoing contract negotiations
This vote comes amid ongoing contract negotiations between UNITE ... While the tourism industry, the heart of Central Florida’s economy, has picked back up after taking a hit during the COVID-19 ...
Florida COVID-19 cases steady ahead of Thanksgiving, but RSV and flu add to concern
Ahead of a busy Thanksgiving travel season, COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations have remained relatively steady in Florida — but that’s no guarantee they will stay that way. There were 23,486 new ...