Stories tagged: "Miami"


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Miami and Miami Beach Commissioners Vote Unanimously to Ban Conversion Therapy

On Thursday, Miami commissioners approved a resolution to defend a ban on a form of therapy aimed at changing a person's sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Meet the Boricua From Wisconsin Working to Activate Florida Voters

With the 2020 political season in full swing, Joseph Martínez has a foot in two battleground states decided by razor-thin electoral margins.

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The Miami Book Fair Is Going Virtual This Year

Social distancing will not stop book lovers from meeting their favorite authors starting Nov. 15, albeit online. Register now!

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Second Co-Host of ‘Despierta América’ Confirms She Has Tested Positive for COVID-19

The entire cast and crew of "Despierta América" are under quarantine after multiple people have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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Will Miami-Dade County’s Mayor Reject A Police Oversight Panel Again?

A police oversight legislation that was vetoed by Republican Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Giménez in 2018, is up for vote again on Tuesday.

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PHOTOS: Latino Business Owners Struggle to Stay Afloat

Recent surveys show that Latinos struggle to receive Coronavirus relief money to keep their businesses alive amid the pandemic. We spent a day at a mostly Latino-owned shops street mall. This is what we saw.

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New York Has Lessons For Florida

The Sunshine State could use New York's coronavirus crisis as a cautionary tale on what delays could mean and why more testing is needed.