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President Trump Holds A News Conference On Coronavirus

President Trump will discuss the U.S. response to the coronavirus.  WUSF 89.7 will carry this news conference live beginning at 6:30 PM.

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Van Gogh Paintings Come To Life In Immersive Dali Museum Exhibit

Classic paintings by Vincent Van Gogh come to life in a new exhibit opening at the Dali Museum in downtown St. Petersburg on Saturday. In Van Gogh Alive,…

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USF Changes Course On Closure Of Education Programs

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Next Generation Radio, WUSF To Train Aspiring Journalists

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Florida Lawmakers React To Biden-Harris Win

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NPR

Ice Bucket Challenge Co-Creator Dies At 37

Patrick Quinn, the co-creator of the viral Ice Bucket challenge, has died at the age…

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Biden Supporters In Pennsylvania Look Ahead To A ‘Traditional Presidency’

Even as President Trump continues to undermine the election results that made Joe Biden the…

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Pfizer Asks FDA To Approve Its COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use

Pfizer is formally asking federal authorities to authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use. The…

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2020 Elections

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2020 Elections: How Florida Voted For President, House Seats And Amendments

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Health News Florida

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down Conversion Therapy Bans

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State COVID Hospitalizations Jump 200 In One Day

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FDA OKs Experimental Regeneron Drug To Help Prevent COVID-19 Hospitalization

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Education

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Schools Reopening Across Tampa Bay Area After Eta

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The State We're In

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