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This student is the first Latino DACA recipient to win the Rhodes Scholarship. He credits his elementary school teacher

In second grade, Santiago Potes walked into Marina Esteva's gifted and talented classroom at Sweetwater Elementary School in Miami, Florida, for the first time.
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This student just became the first Latino DACA recipient to win the Rhodes Scholarship. He says it's all because of his elementary school teacher

In second grade, Santiago Potes walked into Marina Esteva's gifted and talented classroom at Sweetwater Elementary School in Miami, Florida, for the first time.
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Democrats are waiting out Trump's 'temper tantrum,' but there may be long-term consequences of the GOP's election subversion

President Donald Trump golfs at Trump National Golf Club on November 21, 2020 in Sterling, Virginia. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images For the last three weeks, President Donald Trump has attempted to overturn the 2020 presidential race and Democrats have attempted to characterize his efforts as a sideshow.  Democrats' strategy of using public pressure seems to be working so far. The president announced on Monday evening that he'd allow "initial protocols" for the transition to begin.  But Trum...
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Moderna's chief medical officer says that vaccine trial results only show that they prevent people from getting severely sick — not necessarily that recipients won't still be able to transmit the virus

Lab tech Sendy Puerto processes blood samples from Moderna's coronavirus vaccine clinical trials study participants September 2, 2020 in Miami, Florida. Taimy Alvarez/AP Moderna Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks told Axios that the public should not "over-interpret" the vaccine trial results to assume life could go back to normal after adults are vaccinated. "They do not show that they prevent you from potentially carrying this virus transiently and infecting others," Zaks told Axios.  Wh...
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Moderna's chief medical officer says that vaccine trial results only show that they prevent people from getting sick — not necessarily that recipients won't still be able to transmit the virus

Lab tech Sendy Puerto processes blood samples from Moderna's coronavirus vaccine clinical trials study participants September 2, 2020 in Miami, Florida. Taimy Alvarez/AP Moderna Chief Medical Officer Tal Zaks told Axios that the public should not "over-interpret" the vaccine trial results to assume life could go back to normal after adults are vaccinated. "They do not show that they prevent you from potentially carrying this virus transiently and infecting others," Zaks told Axios.  Wh...
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‘The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ Trailer: How Deep Is Your Love for the Trio?

Even if you didn’t grow up during the disco era, you undoubtedly know at least one song by The Bee Gees. The trio of brothers Barry, Maurice & Robin Gibb delivered such hits as “Stayin’ Alive” and “Night Fever” from the hit film Saturday Night Fever, not to mention other classic tunes like “How Deep Is Your Love” and “You Should Be Dancing.” But there’s a lot you probably don’t know about the meteoric rise to fame enjoyed by The Bee Gees, which will be chronicled in a new documentary on HBO, an...
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Obama says 'the bling, the women, the money' in rap music could explain Trump's increased appeal to some rappers and Black male voters

Former US President Barack Obama speaks at a drive-in rally as he campaigns for Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden in Miami, Florida on November 2, 2020. CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Former President Barack Obama weighed in on President Donald Trump's improved support in the 2020 election among Black male voters. In an interview with The Atlantic, Obama said Trump's image in rap music explains some of the appeal. "I have to remind myself that if you li...
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THEN AND NOW: How fast-food menus have changed over the years

In-N-Out in the 1960s. In-N-Out McDonald's Big Mac, Burger King's Whopper, and Popeyes' chicken sandwich — while these items are now undeniably iconic, at one point they were all brand new. Business Insider looked at how fast-food restaurant menus have changed over the years, from McDonald's to Chick-fil-A to In-N-Out. Some menu changes brought about astronomical sales, while others outraged customers to the point of social media rants and even violence. Visit Business Insider's homepage f...
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Veterans Star in Their Own Businesses

Modesto, California resident Steve Cordova credits his extensive military career for helping him find, and perform with excellence, his new career in home inspection. Cordova was a Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force for 24 years. He served in both Iraq and Afghanistan as a part of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Upon arriving home, he had some decisions to make. “I always had the ambition to operate my own business and the military provided me with the tools a...
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The US could be on track to hit 1 million daily coronavirus cases by the end of 2020, a new report finds

Healthcare worker Dante Hills passes paperwork to a woman at a COVID-19 testing site in Miami, Florida. Lynne Sladky/AP Photo The US could see 1 million daily coronavirus cases by the end of 2020, according to a new report from Pantheon Macroeconomics. That's based on the current trend of average cases rising 34% from week to week. Experts predict this surge could be the largest, and perhaps deadliest, yet. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In March, when New York City ho...
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The world has moved on from Trump, even if his most loyal Republican allies have not

President Donald Trump holds a 'Make America Great Again' cap while arriving to board Air Force One as he departs Florida for campaign travel to North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida, November 2, 2020. Carlos Barria/Reuters The world has accepted the results of the 2020 election, even if President Donald Trump and his GOP allies won't. Leaders of important world powers and major democracies have stepped up to congratul...
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Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 34A

Issued at 700 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 082350 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Intermediate Advisory Number 34A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 700 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...TROPICAL-STORM-FORCE WINDS, A DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, AND HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING SPREADING OVER SOUTH FLORIDA AND THE KEYS... SUMMARY OF 700 PM EST...0000 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...24.5N 80.1W ABOUT 65 MI...105 KM E O...
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Tropical Storm Eta Forecast Discussion Number 34

Issued at 400 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT44 KNHC 082057 TCDAT4 Tropical Storm Eta Discussion Number 34 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 400 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 Eta's appearance in radar and satellite imagery has changed little since the previous advisory and the last reconnaissance mission a few hours ago, with a ragged mid-level eye-like feature briefly wrapping up for less than an hour before quickly decaying. Average velocity values from the Miami, Flor...
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Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 34

Issued at 400 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 082056 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Advisory Number 34 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 400 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...ETA MOVING NORTH-NORTHWESTWARD OVER THE FLORIDA STRAITS... ...EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA, FLORIDA, AND THE FLORIDA KEYS... SUMMARY OF 400 PM EST...2100 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCAT...
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Miami, Jamaica, Cuba, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Nws, Cayman Islands, Eta, Miami Florida, Englewood, Florida Keys, Anna Maria


Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 33A

Issued at 100 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 081755 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Intermediate Advisory Number 33A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 100 PM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...ETA MOVING NORTH-NORTHWESTWARD OVER THE FLORIDA STRAITS... ...EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA, FLORIDA, AND THE FLORIDA KEYS... SUMMARY OF 100 PM EST...1800 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------...
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Miami, Jamaica, Cuba, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Eta, Miami Florida, Englewood, Florida Keys, Anna Maria, Palm Beach International Airport


Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 33

Issued at 1000 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 081504 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Advisory Number 33 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 1000 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...HURRICANE AND STORM SURGE WARNINGS ISSUED FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS AND FLORIDA BAY... ...EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA, FLORIDA, AND THE FLORIDA KEYS... SUMMARY OF 1000 AM EST...1500 UTC...INFORMATION --------------------------...
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Noaa, Jamaica, Cuba, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Eta, Miami Florida, Englewood, Florida Keys, Anna Maria, Biscayne Bay


Hurricane warning issued for Florida Keys as strengthening Eta takes aim

Eta emerged from Cuba and into the warm waters of the Florida Straits on Sunday where restrengthening of the storm is expected to occur prior to its third strike on land -- this time, in the Florida Keys as a 1 on the AccuWeather RealImpact™ Scale for Hurricanes. Eta made the second landfall of its lifespan thus far after striking east-central Cuba Sunday morning as a strong tropical storm with maximum sustained winds of 65 mph. The storm's first landfall was at Category 4 hurricane strength...
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Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 32A

Issued at 700 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 081152 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Intermediate Advisory Number 32A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 700 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...ETA INLAND OVER EAST-CENTRAL CUBA... ...EXPECTED TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA, FLORIDA, AND THE FLORIDA KEYS... SUMMARY OF 700 AM EST...1200 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...21....
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Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 32

Issued at 400 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 525 WTNT34 KNHC 080847 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Advisory Number 32 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 400 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...ETA MAKING LANDFALL ALONG THE SOUTH-CENTRAL COAST OF CUBA... ...FORECAST TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA AND FLORIDA... SUMMARY OF 400 AM EST...0900 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...21.5N 79.3...
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Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 31A

Issued at 100 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 080539 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Intermediate Advisory Number 31A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 100 AM EST Sun Nov 08 2020 ...ETA EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL IN CUBA IN A FEW HOURS... ...FORECAST TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA AND FLORIDA... SUMMARY OF 100 AM EST...0600 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...20....
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Miami, North, Jamaica, Cuba, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Eta, Miami Florida, Englewood, Florida Keys, Anna Maria


Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 31

Issued at 1000 PM EST Sat Nov 07 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 080254 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Advisory Number 31 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 1000 PM EST Sat Nov 07 2020 ...ETA FORECAST TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF CUBA AND FLORIDA... SUMMARY OF 1000 PM EST...0300 UTC...INFORMATION ----------------------------------------------- LOCATION...20.7N 79.9W ABOUT 140 MI...220 KM WSW OF CAMAGUEY CUBA ABOUT 355 M...
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Miami, North, Jamaica, West Coast, Cuba, East Coast, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Nws, Cayman Islands, Eta, Blake


Tropical Storm Eta Public Advisory Number 30A

Issued at 700 PM EST Sat Nov 07 2020 000 WTNT34 KNHC 072348 TCPAT4 BULLETIN Tropical Storm Eta Intermediate Advisory Number 30A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL292020 700 PM EST Sat Nov 07 2020 ...ETA STRENGTHENING AND HEADING FOR CUBA... ...DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, FLASH FLOODS AND STRONG WINDS EXPECTED... SUMMARY OF 700 PM EST...0000 UTC...INFORMATION ---------------------------------------------- LOCATION...20.4N 80.2W ABOUT 165 MI...270 KM WSW OF CAMAGUEY CUBA ABOUT 3...
Tags: Weather, Florida, National Weather Service, United States, Noaa, Miami, Jamaica, Cuba, Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Eta, Blake, Miami Florida, Englewood, Florida Keys


Wrekonize – “Pressure Point” (Album Review)

Wrekonize is a 37 year old MC & producer based in Miami, Florida who’s been around for almost 20 years at this point. Starting out in the battle circuit, he eventually put out a total of 3 mixtapes throughout the 2000s before coming out with his full-length debut A Soiree for Skeptics in 2010. However, it wouldn’t be until the following year when he signed to Strange Music as a solo artist & as a member of the group ¡MAYDAY!. His 2013 sophomore effort The War Within would go onto receive critic...
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A Wall Street investment chief says a divided government is a better outcome for stocks than a 'blue wave' — and sees 44% S&P 500 upside from current levels

Voters fill out their ballots as they vote at the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science precinct on October 19, 2020 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Stephen Auth, chief investment officer for equities at Federated Hermes says a divided government will be a "far happier outcome for markets" than a Democratic sweep. Auth explained that a divided government will pass a substantial fiscal package while avoiding "growth-killing" tax hikes. He has a long-term price target of 5,0...
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Federal judge says he'll force USPS postmaster DeJoy to show up in court and explain what happened to mail-in voting

Election workers process cast ballots at the Utah County election office on June 30, 2020 in Provo, Utah. George Frey/Getty Images A federal judge criticized how the postal service has provided updates on mail-in ballots, and said he'll force US Postmaster General Louis DeJoy to explain himself in court. The comments came in a case where the NAACP and other civil rights groups have been trying to get the US postal service to deliver mail ballots in a timely manner. Judge Emmet Sullivan sai...
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It's Election Day. But about 100 million Americans already voted.

An image showing dawn over the White House on November 3 — Election Day. Alex Wong/Getty Images About 100 million Americans voted before Election Day this year, more than doubling the record 2016 total. More than 35 million early in-person votes were cast, and almost 64 million mail-in ballots have been returned, according to the US Elections Project. This means voters have already cast 72.3% of the number of votes counted in the 2016 general election. The surge of early voting — driven by...
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An hour-by-hour guide to Election Night and when to expect results in the days and weeks following

Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images; Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images With a massive surge in mail-in voting, it's likely we won't know which presidential candidate won many states, including key battlegrounds, on election night. Here's a guide to what you should watch for on election night and in the days and weeks following.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. With a massive surge in mail-in voting, it's likely we won't know which presidential candidate won many states, includi...
Tags: Utah, Florida, New York, Texas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Maryland, Colorado, California, Montana, Washington, Kentucky, Oregon, Senate, Virginia, Massachusetts


Military veterans are deploying their own 'quick reaction force' to counter Trump's 'Army' at the polls

Military veterans attend a protest against racial inequality and police violence in Portland, Oregon, July 31, 2020. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs Military veterans anticipating disturbance at polling places throughout the country organized a nonviolent "quick reaction force" — a term used in the armed forces for the small teams that provide immediate assistance in an emergency. Roughly 200 veterans signed up with a progressive organization to train in deescalation techniques for use at polling loc...
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President Trump Threatens to Fire Dr. Fauci After Election

President Donald Trump, an existential threat to the safety and security of the United States, told a crowd of supporters that he’ll wait until after the election to fire Dr. Anthony Fauci. Trump falsely suggested the coronavirus pandemic was not a real concern for Americans at a rally near Miami, Florida, on Sunday,…Read more...
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Trump’s Likely Superspreader Rally Busts COVID Curfew in Florida

A lone, unmasked Trump campaign volunteer had been tasked with scanning foreheads using an electronic thermometer. By 10 p.m. she was being overwhelmed by the waves of Trumpers arriving to see the president. Another volunteer was handing out red Make America Great Again hats from a cardboard box. But no one was handing out face coverings to the maskless.Hundreds of Donald Trump supporters funneled through a canopied entrance set up outside a hangar at Opa-Locka Executive Airport near Miami, Flor...
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