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Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedule for Class of 2020 virtual graduations

Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedule for Class of 2020 virtual graduations

Miami-Dade County Public Schools have released the schedule for their upcoming virtual graduations. The graduations are set to begin 10 a.m. on June 8 with... Read full article: Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedu...→

Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedule for Class of 2020 virtual graduations

Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedule for Class of 2020 virtual graduations

Miami-Dade County Public Schools have released the schedule for their upcoming virtual graduations. The graduations are set to begin 10 a.m. on June 8 with... Read full article: Miami-Dade Public Schools release schedu...→

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

The 7-year-old was injured at Homestead Bayfront Park on Monday. His mother believes a small bull shark may be responsible because of the markings left behind. Read full article: Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after sha...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - An 18-wheeler smashed into a wall surrounding a home in Southwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded to the [...] Read full article: 1 transported after tractor-trailer smas...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voters drop off ballots

Miami-Dade voters will have one more way to cast ballots for this year’s primary and general elections. In addition to early voting, same-day voting and mail-i [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voter...→

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday is expected to release long-awaited guidance for schools across the state as questions swirl over how instructions will [...] Read full article: Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Rel...→

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Investigators are searching for a vehicle they say struck and killed a man early Tuesday morning along a busy Miami-Dade roadway. Florida Highway Patrol offici [...] Read full article: Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run...→

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

MIAMI (WSVN) - Leaders from several Miami-Dade County municipalities are stepping up measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, as the state surpassed 100,0 [...] Read full article: Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to requir...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

The Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor’s Coalition is holding a news conference Monday afternoon. The news conference is taking place at Miami City Hall [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor...→

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

Police are searching for details after a late night shooting that left one woman dead in Miami-Dade and sent at least two other victims to the hospital. Office [...] Read full article: 1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized Afte...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI (WSVN) - For the first time since the pandemic, Thursday’s COVID-19 case numbers for Florida have set an alarming new record. As a result,... Read full article: Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown ...→

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Miami-Dade County leaders have searched for thirty years for a way to build a transit line between the City of Miami and Miami Beach. Tuesday, a procedural vot [...] Read full article: Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miam...→

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

A flood advisory was issued for parts of Miami-Dade and Broward Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service said the advisory was in effect until 7:30 p.m [...] Read full article: Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade Judge the Finger, Has Charges Dropped

Drug charges were dropped Friday against a South Florida teen who made national headlines when she flipped off a Miami-Dade judge in court last year. Read full article: Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade ...→

Governments push making telecommuting permanent in Miami-Dade

Once considered a sometimes-beneficial exception, telecommuting, or remote working, is gaining steam as a permanent fixture in Miami-Dade’s business landscape. [...] Read full article: Governments push making telecommuting pe...→

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade will be requiring masks in public as the county is experiencing a “worrisome spike” in coronavirus cases, mayor Carlos Gimenez said Tuesday. Gimenez [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public Aft...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

MIAMI (WSVN) - The Miami-Dade Department of Corrections is at the center of a faith-based controversy after a Muslim woman who was arrested at a... Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny af...→

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Reopening guidelines for Wisconsin schools released Monday make clear that big changes are in store if and when in-person classes resume. Read full article: Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility...→

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Flexibility will be key in reopening classrooms in Wisconsin’s 421 public school districts amid the coronavirus pandemic, state officials said Monday in releas [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on ...→

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

Those looking to get antibody testing in Miami-Dade County amid the coronavirus pandemic have a new option starting Monday. BioReference will be testing at the [...] Read full article: New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday i...→

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are searching for a missing teen from Northwest Miami-Dade. Sixteen-year-old Brianna Torres vanished after leaving h [...] Read full article: Police searching for missing Northwest M...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

A handful of strip clubs in Miami-Dade County were cleared to reopen as a part of the county’s latest phase that allows entertainment venues to reopen its door [...] Read full article: Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County...→

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami-Dade County school board has voted to find ways to enhance the teaching of anti-racism as part of the curriculum in... Read full article: Miami-Dade school board votes to boost a...→

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

As Florida reported a new, single-day record of COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, Miami-Dade County announced initiatives to address the surge and provide hotel roo [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide ...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear with a deadline nearing

A group charged with developing solutions that will help Miami-Dade escape a coronavirus-driven economic slump held its second meeting Tuesday, where members r [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear wi...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Alaa Massri, an 18-year-old Miami Beach resident, says Miami-Dade corrections officers showed disregard toward her faith. Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedl...→

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Two men are left in critical condition after a drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue [...] Read full article: 2 in critical condition after drive-by s...→

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Police are investigating an early morning drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade that left one man dead and another fighting for his life in an area hospita [...] Read full article: Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leave...→

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - If you’re craving fair food but still want to practice social distancing, you’re in luck. The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair... Read full article: Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold dri...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

Despite another day of increased coronavirus results, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says the county will not shut down the economy at this point. Read full article: ‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't...→

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

The 7-year-old was injured at Homestead Bayfront Park on Monday. His mother believes a small bull shark may be responsible because of the markings left behind. Read full article: Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after sha...→

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

As Florida reported a new, single-day record of COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, Miami-Dade County announced initiatives to address the surge and provide hotel roo [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide ...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear with a deadline nearing

A group charged with developing solutions that will help Miami-Dade escape a coronavirus-driven economic slump held its second meeting Tuesday, where members r [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear wi...→

Governments push making telecommuting permanent in Miami-Dade

Once considered a sometimes-beneficial exception, telecommuting, or remote working, is gaining steam as a permanent fixture in Miami-Dade’s business landscape. [...] Read full article: Governments push making telecommuting pe...→

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday is expected to release long-awaited guidance for schools across the state as questions swirl over how instructions will [...] Read full article: Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Rel...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

MIAMI (WSVN) - Leaders from several Miami-Dade County municipalities are stepping up measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, as the state surpassed 100,0 [...] Read full article: Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to requir...→

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Reopening guidelines for Wisconsin schools released Monday make clear that big changes are in store if and when in-person classes resume. Read full article: Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility...→

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

The Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor’s Coalition is holding a news conference Monday afternoon. The news conference is taking place at Miami City Hall [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor...→

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Two men are left in critical condition after a drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue [...] Read full article: 2 in critical condition after drive-by s...→

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

Those looking to get antibody testing in Miami-Dade County amid the coronavirus pandemic have a new option starting Monday. BioReference will be testing at the [...] Read full article: New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday i...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - If you’re craving fair food but still want to practice social distancing, you’re in luck. The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair... Read full article: Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold dri...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Miami-Dade County leaders have searched for thirty years for a way to build a transit line between the City of Miami and Miami Beach. Tuesday, a procedural vot [...] Read full article: Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miam...→

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

Despite another day of increased coronavirus results, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says the county will not shut down the economy at this point. Read full article: ‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't...→

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami-Dade County school board has voted to find ways to enhance the teaching of anti-racism as part of the curriculum in... Read full article: Miami-Dade school board votes to boost a...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - An 18-wheeler smashed into a wall surrounding a home in Southwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded to the [...] Read full article: 1 transported after tractor-trailer smas...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade Judge the Finger, Has Charges Dropped

Drug charges were dropped Friday against a South Florida teen who made national headlines when she flipped off a Miami-Dade judge in court last year. Read full article: Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade ...→

Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voters drop off ballots

Miami-Dade voters will have one more way to cast ballots for this year’s primary and general elections. In addition to early voting, same-day voting and mail-i [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voter...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade will be requiring masks in public as the county is experiencing a “worrisome spike” in coronavirus cases, mayor Carlos Gimenez said Tuesday. Gimenez [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public Aft...→

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Investigators are searching for a vehicle they say struck and killed a man early Tuesday morning along a busy Miami-Dade roadway. Florida Highway Patrol offici [...] Read full article: Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

MIAMI (WSVN) - The Miami-Dade Department of Corrections is at the center of a faith-based controversy after a Muslim woman who was arrested at a... Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny af...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Alaa Massri, an 18-year-old Miami Beach resident, says Miami-Dade corrections officers showed disregard toward her faith. Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedl...→

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Flexibility will be key in reopening classrooms in Wisconsin’s 421 public school districts amid the coronavirus pandemic, state officials said Monday in releas [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on ...→

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

Police are searching for details after a late night shooting that left one woman dead in Miami-Dade and sent at least two other victims to the hospital. Office [...] Read full article: 1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized Afte...→

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Police are investigating an early morning drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade that left one man dead and another fighting for his life in an area hospita [...] Read full article: Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leave...→

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are searching for a missing teen from Northwest Miami-Dade. Sixteen-year-old Brianna Torres vanished after leaving h [...] Read full article: Police searching for missing Northwest M...→

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI (WSVN) - For the first time since the pandemic, Thursday’s COVID-19 case numbers for Florida have set an alarming new record. As a result,... Read full article: Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown ...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

A handful of strip clubs in Miami-Dade County were cleared to reopen as a part of the county’s latest phase that allows entertainment venues to reopen its door [...] Read full article: Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County...→

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

A flood advisory was issued for parts of Miami-Dade and Broward Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service said the advisory was in effect until 7:30 p.m [...] Read full article: Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami...→

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after shark bit him at South Miami-Dade beach

The 7-year-old was injured at Homestead Bayfront Park on Monday. His mother believes a small bull shark may be responsible because of the markings left behind. Read full article: Mom: 7-year-old son recovering after sha...→

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide Hotel Rooms to Isolate People With Virus

As Florida reported a new, single-day record of COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, Miami-Dade County announced initiatives to address the surge and provide hotel roo [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade to Address Hotspots, Provide ...→

Police presence at Seattle Public Schools halted indefinitely

The suspension is just one part of a broader proposal to improve school climate for Black students, who last year made up nearly half of students referred to p [...] Read full article: Police presence at Seattle Public School...→

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

San Francisco Unified School District Votes To Eliminate Police From City's Public Schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: San Francisco Unified School District Vo...→

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep CPD Officers From Chicago Public Schools

By a 4-3 vote, Mayor Lori Lightfoot's hand-picked board voted down a motion to terminate a $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department to provide m [...] Read full article: Chicago Board Of Education Votes To Keep...→

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

School board approves eliminating San Francisco police officers at public schools

Amid a national movement to eliminate law enforcement from schools, the San Francisco Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday night voted unanimo [...] Read full article: School board approves eliminating San Fr...→

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta Public Schools will host in-person graduation ceremonies July 20 - 23 - Atlanta INtown Paper

Dig out that cap and gown, Class of 2020, because live, in=person graduation ceremonies for Atlanta Public School seniors are set for July 20 – 23. According t [...] Read full article: Atlanta Public Schools will host in-pers...→

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Officers in Chicago Public Schools

A big decision is set for whether or not Chicago police officers will remain in public schools in the city.... A measure to remove them from schools failed to [...] Read full article: Latest Updates: Protests, Vote on Office...→

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

1 transported after tractor-trailer smashes into wall surrounding SW Miami-Dade home

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - An 18-wheeler smashed into a wall surrounding a home in Southwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded to the [...] Read full article: 1 transported after tractor-trailer smas...→

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago Public Schools Expected as Protests Continue

The Chicago Board of Education was expected to vote Wednesday on whether or not to end the city’s public school district’s contract with the Chicago Police Dep [...] Read full article: Vote on Removing Officers From Chicago P...→

St. Paul school board votes to remove police officers from city’s public high schools | MinnPost

Plus: three GOP state senators from request federal investigation of the Minneapolis Police Department; Minneapolis police union head says firing of Derek Chau [...] Read full article: St. Paul school board votes to remove po...→

Chicago Public Schools

A youth-led action group marched around a now-vacant school in Chicago’s Humboldt Park neighborhood on Tuesday, calling for Chicago Public Schools officials to [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools...→

Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade Judge the Finger, Has Charges Dropped

Drug charges were dropped Friday against a South Florida teen who made national headlines when she flipped off a Miami-Dade judge in court last year. Read full article: Penelope Soto, Teen Who Gave Miami-Dade ...→

Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear with a deadline nearing

A group charged with developing solutions that will help Miami-Dade escape a coronavirus-driven economic slump held its second meeting Tuesday, where members r [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade slump-busters team in gear wi...→

Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voters drop off ballots

Miami-Dade voters will have one more way to cast ballots for this year’s primary and general elections. In addition to early voting, same-day voting and mail-i [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade drive-throughs will let voter...→

Governments push making telecommuting permanent in Miami-Dade

Once considered a sometimes-beneficial exception, telecommuting, or remote working, is gaining steam as a permanent fixture in Miami-Dade’s business landscape. [...] Read full article: Governments push making telecommuting pe...→

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidelines to Bring Students Back to Classrooms

With the state of Illinois unveiling new guidelines that could allow students to return to classrooms this fall, Chicago Public Schools says that it will work [...] Read full article: Chicago Public Schools Evaluating Guidel...→

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Release Guidance for Schools

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday is expected to release long-awaited guidance for schools across the state as questions swirl over how instructions will [...] Read full article: Illinois Reopening Plan: Pritzker to Rel...→

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public After ‘Worrisome Spike' in COVID-19 Cases: Mayor

Miami-Dade will be requiring masks in public as the county is experiencing a “worrisome spike” in coronavirus cases, mayor Carlos Gimenez said Tuesday. Gimenez [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade Requiring Masks in Public Aft...→

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reopen in the Fall

Jeffco Public Schools in Jefferson County, Colorado, is planning to open schools for in-person learning in the upcoming academic year. Read full article: Colorado's Jeffco Public Schools to Reop...→

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run Crash in Miami-Dade

Investigators are searching for a vehicle they say struck and killed a man early Tuesday morning along a busy Miami-Dade roadway. Florida Highway Patrol offici [...] Read full article: Pedestrian Killed After I-95 Hit and Run...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

St. Paul protesters demand removal of police from public high schools

Protesters filled the courtyard outside Central High School Monday afternoon to demand the removal of police officers from St. Paul Public Schools. As proteste [...] Read full article: St. Paul protesters demand removal of po...→

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to require masks in public at all times

MIAMI (WSVN) - Leaders from several Miami-Dade County municipalities are stepping up measures to help curb the spread of COVID-19, as the state surpassed 100,0 [...] Read full article: Miami, other Miami-Dade cities to requir...→

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny after Muslim woman forced to remove hijab

MIAMI (WSVN) - The Miami-Dade Department of Corrections is at the center of a faith-based controversy after a Muslim woman who was arrested at a... Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections under scrutiny af...→

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Indiana offers public schools $61M in remote learning grants

Gov. Eric Holcomb says Indiana's public schools can apply for funding to improve their remote learning capabilities during the coronavirus pandemic through a $ [...] Read full article: Indiana offers public schools $61M in re...→

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility Urged For Wisconsin Schools This Fall

Reopening guidelines for Wisconsin schools released Monday make clear that big changes are in store if and when in-person classes resume. Read full article: Schools Smaller Class Sizes, Flexibility...→

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedly Removed Woman's Hijab for Mugshot

Alaa Massri, an 18-year-old Miami Beach resident, says Miami-Dade corrections officers showed disregard toward her faith. Read full article: Miami-Dade Corrections Officers Allegedl...→

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor's Coalition Holding News Conference

The Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor’s Coalition is holding a news conference Monday afternoon. The news conference is taking place at Miami City Hall [...] Read full article: Miami-Dade County League of Cities Mayor...→

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on Reopening Schools

Flexibility will be key in reopening classrooms in Wisconsin’s 421 public school districts amid the coronavirus pandemic, state officials said Monday in releas [...] Read full article: Wisconsin Officials Release Guidance on ...→

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

2 in critical condition after drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Two men are left in critical condition after a drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue [...] Read full article: 2 in critical condition after drive-by s...→

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized After Late Night Shooting in NW Miami-Dade

Police are searching for details after a late night shooting that left one woman dead in Miami-Dade and sent at least two other victims to the hospital. Office [...] Read full article: 1 Woman Dead, 2 Others Hospitalized Afte...→

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday in Miami-Dade

Those looking to get antibody testing in Miami-Dade County amid the coronavirus pandemic have a new option starting Monday. BioReference will be testing at the [...] Read full article: New Antibody Testing Site Opens Monday i...→

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leaves 1 Man Dead, 1 Hospitalized: Police

Police are investigating an early morning drive-by shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade that left one man dead and another fighting for his life in an area hospita [...] Read full article: Drive-By Shooting in NW Miami-Dade Leave...→

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restaurants for Alleged Social Distancing Violations

A few Miami restaurants were forced to – once again – shutter their doors Friday night, after police say they violated social distancing guidelines. Miami-Dade [...] Read full article: Police Shut Down Three Miami-Dade Restau...→

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

Police searching for missing Northwest Miami-Dade teen

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are searching for a missing teen from Northwest Miami-Dade. Sixteen-year-old Brianna Torres vanished after leaving h [...] Read full article: Police searching for missing Northwest M...→

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold drive-thru food event

WEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - If you’re craving fair food but still want to practice social distancing, you’re in luck. The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair... Read full article: Miami-Dade County Youth Fair to hold dri...→

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown on safety measures amid rise in COVID-19 cases

MIAMI (WSVN) - For the first time since the pandemic, Thursday’s COVID-19 case numbers for Florida have set an alarming new record. As a result,... Read full article: Miami-Dade officials announce crackdown ...→

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

Milwaukee Public Schools will end funding for police patrols outside buildings and events

School board members in Wisconsin's largest school district have voted to will cut ties with police officers who patrol outside its schools. Read full article: Milwaukee Public Schools will end fundin...→

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

Texas Education Commissioner Says Public Schools Will Reopen In The Fall

The commissioner of the Texas Education Agency is predicting that Texas schools will be safe for students to return to in the fall, this despite the recent spi [...] Read full article: Texas Education Commissioner Says Public...→

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miami-Dade Monorail Idea Continues

Miami-Dade County leaders have searched for thirty years for a way to build a transit line between the City of Miami and Miami Beach. Tuesday, a procedural vot [...] Read full article: Commissioners Voice Disapproval But Miam...→

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County

A handful of strip clubs in Miami-Dade County were cleared to reopen as a part of the county’s latest phase that allows entertainment venues to reopen its door [...] Read full article: Strip Clubs Reopen in Miami-Dade County...→

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't Shut Down Despite COVID-19 Trends

Despite another day of increased coronavirus results, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says the county will not shut down the economy at this point. Read full article: ‘We're Not Going Back': Miami-Dade Won't...→

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami-Dade and Broward

A flood advisory was issued for parts of Miami-Dade and Broward Thursday afternoon. The National Weather Service said the advisory was in effect until 7:30 p.m [...] Read full article: Flood Advisory Issued for Parts of Miami...→

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

Miami-Dade school board votes to boost anti-racism teaching

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami-Dade County school board has voted to find ways to enhance the teaching of anti-racism as part of the curriculum in... Read full article: Miami-Dade school board votes to boost a...→