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Category Archives: Coronavirus Outbreak

President Trump Cancels Jacksonville Republican National Convention, Returns to Charlotte

WASHINGTON, D.C. (FNN NEWS) – Following a spike in Florida coronavirus cases, President Trump canceled all Jacksonville RNC events. The Republican National Convention, scheduled to take place August 24-27, has been in a state of contention for several months. The convention was originally slated to be held in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, when North Carolina…

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[OPINION] Schools Postponing Fall Sports is the Wrong Move

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – Orange County Public Schools has announced its indefinite postponement of all fall sports due to COVID-19. That’s the wrong move. Football. Swimming. Golf. Marching Band. Bowling. Cross Country. Add them to the list of relics of society stolen by coronavirus, or rather, the OCPS School Board. The country is in…

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Orlando Gun Show Packed with Purchasers and Politicians

ORLANDO, Fla. (FNN NEWS) – The Orlando Gun Show returned in full force amid increasing coronavirus cases, and a host of political candidates joined the fray. This past weekend the Central Florida Fairgrounds welcomed back visitors to the Orlando Gun Show for the first time in months. Eager buyers filled the parking lots, long lines…

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Disney Parks Reopen After Four Months of Closure

ORLANDO, Florida (FNN NEWS) – Disney’s Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom opened to the general public today, featuring a host of new COVID-19 social distancing policies. When Disney World announced it would be closing its parks in Florida and California indefinitely on March 12, it was a surprising move. Only twice before, after the John…

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Administration Announces 90-Day Delay for Many Tax Payments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says individuals and businesses will be allowed to delay paying their 2019 tax bills for 90 days past the usual April 15 deadline. The extension announced Tuesday is an effort to inject up to $300 billion into the economy at a time when the coronavirus appears on the verge…

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AP: Coronavirus Vaccine Test Opens with 1st Doses

SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. researchers gave the first shot to the first person in a test of an experimental coronavirus vaccine Monday — leading off a worldwide hunt for protection even as the pandemic surges. With a careful jab in a healthy volunteer’s arm, scientists at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Research Institute in Seattle begin…

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