Some companies in Florida and Alabama are still struggling to find staff months after the states cut enhanced COVID-19 unemployment benefits

Some companies in Florida and Alabama are still struggling to find staff months after the states cut enhanced COVID-19 unemployment benefits

Business owners have blamed the enhanced COVID-19 jobless benefits for a labor shortage that has forced them to slash opening hours and raise prices.

SHOWDOWN: Florida school officials are in a standoff with Gov. Ron DeSantis over mask requirements as back-to-school season approaches

SHOWDOWN: Florida school officials are in a standoff with Gov. Ron DeSantis over mask requirements as back-to-school season approaches

At least three school boards announced plans to defy DeSantis’ ban on mask mandates, even after his administration threatened to withhold paychecks.

Florida just reported its highest-ever number of daily COVID-19 cases and has become the new US epicenter for the virus

Florida just reported its highest-ever number of daily COVID-19 cases and has become the new US epicenter for the virus

Florida’s recent surges have become so drastic that the state is now responsible for one out of every five cases in the United States.