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Florida coronavirus: Sarasota mom says she’s battling virus along with testing delays

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Customers want refunds

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Gov. Ron DeSantis says coronavirus has 'stabilized' in Florida

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Gov. Ron DeSantis says coronavirus has 'stabilized' in Florida

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Data breach lawsuit

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Dis-CONNECTed: Florida unemployment site kicks users off for second day in a row

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DEO reports 100 percent of eligible applicants paid as barriers to benefits persist

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Senior citizens paid thousands for community trip, issued refunds that never arrived

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New unemployment seeker numbers growing as old DEO issues remain unsolved

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Florida coronavirus: Are there enough contact tracers as cases spike?

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Still waiting on stimulus check

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Florida coronavirus: Sarasota mom says she’s battling virus along with testing delays

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Customers want refunds

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Gov. Ron DeSantis says coronavirus has 'stabilized' in Florida

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Gov. Ron DeSantis says coronavirus has 'stabilized' in Florida

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Data breach lawsuit

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Dis-CONNECTed: Florida unemployment site kicks users off for second day in a row

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DEO reports 100 percent of eligible applicants paid as barriers to benefits persist

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Senior citizens paid thousands for community trip, issued refunds that never arrived

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New unemployment seeker numbers growing as old DEO issues remain unsolved

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Florida coronavirus: Are there enough contact tracers as cases spike?

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Still waiting on stimulus check

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Wednesday Morning Forecast

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‘I have tons of masks’ Hillsborough student depends on mask mandate to go back to school

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Doctors on school opening

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USF international students concerned about upcoming semester

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Florida coronavirus: Sarasota mom says she’s battling virus along with testing delays

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5 Pinellas County Hospitals reach max ICU capacity

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Rays infielder, Joey Wendle, discusses Rays pitching staff

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HELP: Valrico boy searching for missing service dog

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Contact tracing critical to fighting spread of the Coronavirus

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Hillsborough schools to mandate masks

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Masks will be required in Hillsborough schools when classes resume, superintendent says

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City of Sarasota issues mask mandate for 60 days

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City of Sarasota passes mask ordinance requiring masks for indoor and outdoor settings

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No charges to be filed in NASCAR noose incident involving Bubba Wallace

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Gov. DeSantis addresses spike in coronavirus cases

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Gov. DeSantis on the backlog of tests

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2 residents charged with hate crime for vandalizing Black Lives Matter mural in Martinez

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North Haven baby goes home after spending 10 months in the hospital fighting for her life

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Florida man yells 'I fell threatened' at Costco customer over confrontation about not wearing a mask

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Doc braids patient's hair before surgery

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Only on News 5: Scuba-diver hooked while diving, reeled to the surface

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Gov. Newsom to announce new coronavirus restrictions

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‘I had pasta tonight’ Tik Tok users using code phrases to express depression or suicidal thoughts

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Father of boy seen hiding from police says he hid 'because they killed George Floyd'

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Flying snakes? Here’s how they can glide through the air

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Belmont bar incident update

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2 residents charged with hate crime for vandalizing Black Lives Matter mural in Martinez

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North Haven baby goes home after spending 10 months in the hospital fighting for her life

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Lawmakers want independent probe into Vanessa Guillen's murder

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Charlotte family claims funeral home put wrong body in casket

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RAW INTERVIEW: Charlotte man says funeral home put mother's body in wrong casket

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Chicago man charged in shooting death of 7-year-old girl

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Parents of 7-year-old Natalie Wallace speak after man charged with first-degree murder

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Dunkin' to close 450 stores permanently by end of 2020

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Trump on DeSantis reopening schools in Florida

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President Trump on reopening schools

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What you need to know about bubonic plague, or 'Black Death'

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‘I have tons of masks’ Hillsborough student depends on mask mandate to go back to school

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Florida councilman appears to be sleeping during city's mask debate

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Doctors on school opening

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State seeks citizens’ help in policing bars

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"It is just way too much" - Parents, teachers concerned as state mandate requires schools reopen next month

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USF international students concerned about upcoming semester

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Florida coronavirus: Sarasota mom says she’s battling virus along with testing delays

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5 Pinellas County Hospitals reach max ICU capacity

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Trump on DeSantis reopening schools in Florida

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President Trump on reopening schools

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Contact tracing critical to fighting spread of the Coronavirus

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Hillsborough schools to mandate masks

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