According to the San Jose Mercury News, the mayor and one city councilman put forward a new proposal Wednesday that would allow sanitation vehicles to use the scanning devices and feed the data automatically to city police. "We can cover every street at least once a week and possibly deter thieves from coming into our city," Councilman Johnny Khamis told the paper. … [Read more...] about Forget license plate readers on police cars, how about on garbage trucks?
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"Something from coronavirus weakened my immune system, which caused me to have all these other symptoms and to end up with sepsis and all that," he said. "I wasn't on a ventilator. I think it's called BiPAP. It's a mask that gets put on your face, and it gets strapped on and it basically does all the breathing for me," he told the news site. … [Read more...] about Florida Man, 21, Hospitalized With Organ Failure After Recovering From Mild COVID-19 Case
The representative told CNN he believes the mandates are unconstitutional because of a "robust" privacy clause in the state's Constitution. He noted the government has never told a person "what to do with your face" and said officials should encourage people to voluntarily wear masks instead. … [Read more...] about Florida Governor DeSantis Says He Won’t Be Following Georgia in Overriding Local Mask Orders
Marty said many protestors were not social distancing or wearing proper face coverings that would help prevent spread of the virus. She also noted that the use of tear gas and other chemicals from law enforcement cause damage to people's airways that can last weeks, which would make them more susceptible to the virus, and lead to coughing which further propels the virus. … [Read more...] about A Month After Reopening, Florida Records Over 1,000 New Coronavirus Cases For Sixth Time In 7 Days
Phase 2 of Stay at Home Order Florida Under Phase 2 of Florida's plans, bars, pubs, personal service businesses, and entertainment businesses can reopen, following social distancing guidelines and some capacity rules. These changes will go into effect on June 5. … [Read more...] about Florida Phase 2 Reopening Guidelines as Bars and Movie Theaters Allowed to Open Again
They also called for DeSantis to defund the police, a rallying cry across the country, spurring him to reply: "We will not be defunding the police, don't worry about that." OneBlood president and CEO George Scholl responded to the disorder, saying, "Well, I hope they never need convalescent plasma." … [Read more...] about Hecklers Target Florida’s DeSantis as COVID-19 Cases Top 10,000 Again
The storm will continue moving northwest at 12 mph and some decrease in forward speed is expected, forecasters said. Several Florida counties have issued hurricane warnings or watches and officials have ordered public beaches, parks and marinas to be closed. … [Read more...] about Already Hit by COVID, Florida Prepares for Hurricane Isaias’ Imminent Arrival
The numbers are particularly staggering if compared to those of New York, which was once considered the virus's epicenter in the U.S. That state reported its largest number of cases in a single day on April 4, with a total of 12,274 new cases. … [Read more...] about Florida Sets Another Single-Day Record of New COVID-19 Cases, Nearly 40,000 This Week
Thursday's increase came one week after the Department of Health reported the state's previous single-day high of 1,419 additional cases--the same number it confirmed on April 17--during the peak of the United States' virus outbreak. Florida has now confirmed close to 8,900 new cases over the last seven days, with a weekly average of 1,269 diagnoses per day, its highest to date. … [Read more...] about Florida Reports Highest Daily Increase in Coronavirus Cases Since Outbreak Began
DeSantis told reporters that the state would not be "going back" by reversing course on reopening despite the ongoing spike in new cases, which reached a single-day record of almost 9,600 new cases on Saturday. Although public health experts have said that reopening is likely a driving force in surges seen across multiple states, DeSantis remains unconvinced. … [Read more...] about Florida Will Not Stop Reopening, Despite 6th-Highest COVID-19 Rate in U.S.