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Miami: City in Florida, United States
Miami, officially the City of Miami, is the seat of Miami-Dade County, and the cultural, economic and financial center of South Florida in the United States. The city covers an area of about 56 square miles (150 km2) between the Everglades to the west and Biscayne Bay to the east. Miami is the sixth most densely populated major city in the United States with an estimated 2019 population of 467,963. The Miami metropolitan area is home to 6.1 million people, the second-most populous in the southeastern United States and the seventh-largest in the nation. The city has the third tallest skyline in the U.S. with over 300 high-rises, 55 of which exceed 490 ft (149 m).

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NFL releases 2020 schedule, Brady battles Brees opening weekend [Video]

NFL releases 2020 schedule, Brady battles Brees opening weekend

NFL releases 2020 schedule that will see Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints on opening weekend

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Carnival Cruise Line Will Begin Limited Cruise Schedule In August [Video]

Carnival Cruise Line Will Begin Limited Cruise Schedule In August

Carnival cruises will resume a limited number of cruises in August. According to Business Insider, the cruise giant made the announcement on Monday. Carnival will prioritize ports located in areas that..

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1,300 miles apart, twin ER doctors help fight COVID-19 [Video]

1,300 miles apart, twin ER doctors help fight COVID-19

For twin brothers Michael and Dennis D’Urso, medical residency was supposed to mean distance. But working 1,300 miles apart as ER doctors during the coronavirus pandemic has brought them closer than..

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Beckham announces charity match for coronavirus victims [Video]

Beckham announces charity match for coronavirus victims

David Beckham to play fans to raise money for virus relief.

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Beckham announces charity match for Corona virus victims [Video]

Beckham announces charity match for Corona virus victims

David Beckham to play fans to raise money for virus relief

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David Guetta planning two-hour virtual party in Miami [Video]

David Guetta planning two-hour virtual party in Miami

David Guetta is planning to host a livestream performance from an undisclosed Miami, Florida location to raise money for charities battling the coronavirus pandemic.

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You're Fired: Trump Resort Lays Off Hundreds Of Workers [Video]

You're Fired: Trump Resort Lays Off Hundreds Of Workers

A resort club in Miami, Florida, owned by President Donald Trump has laid off its employees. According to Business Insider, the Trump National Doral resort in Miami, Florida, has laid off 560 of its..

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Swiss prosecutors to drop one of cases against ex-FIFA chief Blatter [Video]

Swiss prosecutors to drop one of cases against ex-FIFA chief Blatter

The Office of the Attorney General "intends to discontinue the proceedings" against former FIFA President Sepp Blatter for selling TV rights for World Cup tournaments too cheaply.

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'20 years from now we'll be a history project' - U.S. kids coping with coronavirus [Video]

'20 years from now we'll be a history project' - U.S. kids coping with coronavirus

Out of the mouths of babes; children share their interpretations of the virus and quarantine experiences.

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Underside of starfish 'walking' across aquarium in U.S. museum [Video]

Underside of starfish 'walking' across aquarium in U.S. museum

Timelapse video captures the underside of a horned sea star moving across aquarium glass in a Miami museum

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