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Florida's largest school district said it's worried about funding if it does not follow Gov. Ron DeSantis' executive order preventing the implementation of mask mandates in schools. ...
Florida reported over 21,000 new positive COVID-19 infections on Friday, the highest single-day increase in cases since the beginning of the pandemic, according to statistics from the CDC. ...
As New York's governor urges businesses to turn away unvaccinated customers, Florida’s governor is barring schools from mandating that children wear masks. This comes as the Sunshine State grapples with a surge in cases and hospitalized COVID patients. Nikki Fried, Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services, who is running against incumbent Ron DeSantis for governor, joins The ReidOut to discuss. ...
Data shows Greenland lost 8.5 billion tons of ice in just a single day last week, which experts say is enough ice to cover Florida in two inches of water. The melting event was due to a heatwave in the area. ...

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