Greg Allen

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Floridians Beg The State To Allow Visits To Nursing Homes

Monday, August 10, 2020

Florida closed nursing homes to visitors because of the coronavirus, but unlike many states, still hasn't reopened them. Family members are begging the state to allow them to see their loved ones.


As COVID-19 Numbers Improve, Florida Considers Nursing Home Visits

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

As Florida's coronavirus cases begin to flatten, state officials are considering a plan to allow people to visit family members in nursing homes.


Isaias, Downgraded To Tropical Storm, Nears Florida

Sunday, August 02, 2020

Isaias will bring high winds and heavy rains to Florida's east coast today. The storm brings the threat of flooding and power outages from downed trees.


Governor Ron DeSantis Declares State Of Emergency As Isaias Moves Towards Florida

Saturday, August 01, 2020

Hurricane Isaias is bearing down on the east coast of the US, and in on track to make landfall in Florida near Palm Beach.


In Florida, COVID-19 Death Toll Keeps Rising

Friday, July 31, 2020

The state keeps setting daily death toll records and is second behind only New York in total number of infections. The percentage of people testing positive in Florida has begun to decline, however.


Exotic Australian Fruit May Help Save Florida's Citrus Industry

Monday, July 27, 2020

Researchers are working to control citrus greening, a disease that has killed thousands of acres of orange trees. Finger limes produce a peptide that kills the bacterium responsible for the disease.


Forecaster Issue Advisories On 3 Tropical Storms

Friday, July 24, 2020

It's already been an active start to the Atlantic hurricane season with several records set for the earliest number of named storms. Now the tropics are firing up again.


Trump Cancels Jacksonville RNC Event As Florida Sees Record High Daily Infections

Friday, July 24, 2020

President Trump announced he is canceling the Republican National Convention celebrations in Jacksonville, Florida next month. Florida registered a record 173 daily coronavirus deaths on Thursday.


Florida Sets Yet Another Coronavirus Record: 173 Deaths In A Day

Thursday, July 23, 2020

The coronavirus has gripped Florida with a surging caseload. Now the state has set a single-day record of deaths with 173. State officials are reminding people to wear masks and socially distance.


Florida Teachers Sue To Block School Coronavirus Reopening Mandate

Monday, July 20, 2020

Florida's biggest teachers union, along with parents, have sued the state over its plans to reopen schools with in-person instruction next month. They're worried about a surge of coronavirus cases.


Florida Sees Its 4th Day Running With More Than 100 COVID-19 Deaths

Friday, July 17, 2020

Florida's death count from COVID-19 continues to be in the triple digits as coronavirus cases surge in many parts of the state, especially the Miami area.


As Coronavirus Cases Surge In Florida, Can Schools Safely Reopen?

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Florida's coronavirus cases keep surging, and educators are wrestling with whether opening schools in the fall is a good idea. The governor, following the lead of President Trump, is pushing ahead.


Miami Is Becoming The 'Epicenter Of The Pandemic,' Expert Warns

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Florida's coronavirus cases continue to be near record-levels as officials warn of worsening problems in several parts of the state. Hospitals are concerned about the increases.


Disney World Orlando To Reopen Despite COVID-19 Surge In Florida

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Disney World begins reopening its Orlando theme parks Saturday with distancing enforced and face masks required. Many attractions won't be available but Disney fans have eagerly awaited the restart.


In Miami, Rolling Back Openings To Contain The Coronavirus Surge

Monday, July 06, 2020

In Miami, local officials have ordered a rollback of some reopening measures because of the region's soaring coronavirus cases. Gyms have to close and in-person dining at restaurants is prohibited.


Another Day, Another Coronavirus Record In Florida

Thursday, July 02, 2020

The surge of coronavirus cases in Florida shows no signs of slowing down. The state hits another daily record, with more than 10,000 cases reported on Thursday.


Florida Sees Another Record Single Day Spike In Coronavirus Cases

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Florida reported nearly 9,000 coronavirus infections on Thursday — smashing Wednesday's record of 5,000. It's another indication measures to stop the virus' spread have fallen short in Florida.


Florida Smashes Coronavirus Case Record: Nearly 9,000 Positive Cases On Thursday

Friday, June 26, 2020

Florida suspends consumption of alcohol at bars as the state's daily count of coronavirus infections reaches nearly 9,000 — smashing the earlier record set on Wednesday of 5,000.


Disney To Reopen Parks In Florida Despite A Spike In Coronavirus Cases

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Disney is planning to reopen its parks in Florida despite a spike in the coronavirus cases in the state. At the same time, it is delaying reopening Disneyland in California.


Will Reopening Plans Change As COVID-19 Cases Spike In Sunbelt States?

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Governors of Arizona, Florida and Texas are under pressure to do something as coronavirus cases rapidly rise. We check in with reporters in those states to see if policies are being modified.