Dixie Highway could get new name

Dixie Highway has bee around since 1915. Yet, one commissioner from Lake Worth Beach thinks it's time to rid Palm Beach County of the name.

Lantana woman wants more positive images of Black men online

A Lantana woman and her husband want Google to make more positive images of Black men available during image searches.
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  FDA adds to list warning of potentially toxic hand sanitizers

The FDA updated an earlier advisory, adding more hand sanitizer products that may contain methanol it recommended people not use.

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Lantana woman wants more positive images of Black men online

Uber buys Postmates, ups delivery game in $2.65 billion deal

FDA gives emergency approval to quick COVID-19 antigen test

Gov. DeSantis says Floridians don’t need to be ‘fearful’ of coronavirus spike

Police: 3 dead following dog dispute in Port St. Lucie

Three people are dead, including a girl, after a two-hour active shooter situation inside a Port St. Lucie home on Monday, authorities say.
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  Chicago’s July Fourth weekend ends with 17 dead, 70 wounded

One of Chicago’s bloodiest holiday weekends in memory ended with 17 people fatally shot, including a 7-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy, and 70 more wounded, despite a concerted effort to quell the violence with an additional 1,200 police officers on the streets.

Delayed unemployment benefits cause mounting frustration

2 people injured in shooting on I-95 overpass in Boynton Beach

Amtrak reduces service between New York, Miami

Doctor blames community spread on spike in coronavirus cases

Coronavirus pandemic causes shortage in lumber supplies

Vero Beach grads treated to drive-thru ceremony

Doctors warn parents not to delay bringing kids to hospital

Police: 3 dead in active shooter situation in Port St. Lucie home

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Scientists urge WHO to acknowledge coronavirus can spread in air

The World Health Organization has long maintained that COVID-19 is spread via larger respiratory droplets, most often when people cough or sneeze, that fall to the ground.

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NHL, NHLPA agree on protocols to resume season

Netflix series to dramatize Kaepernick’s path to activism

Colin Kaepernick is joining with Emmy-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay on a Netflix drama series about the teenage roots of the former NFL player’s activism.

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State's coronavirus cases rise by 6,336, deaths increase 47 to 3,778

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Person shot and killed in Fort Pierce

A person was shot and killed Monday morning in Fort Pierce, according to police.
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Georgia Gov. authorizes Guard troops after 8-year-old killed

Authorities say a group of armed individuals opened fire near the Wendy's restaurant where Rayshard Brooks was killed by a white police officer in June. The area has become a site for frequent demonstrations.

Palm Beach County announces opening of temporary homeless shelter

'The Outpost' stands tall in true story of 2009 battle

  Group of Florida lawmakers pushing for governor to issue mask mandate

Beach closures, no fireworks impacts businesses during holiday weekend