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Darien News-Review
White nationalist Spencer drowned out by protestersof Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emerg
Darien News-Review / Posted 24 minutes ago
of Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emergency was declared on Monday by Florida Gov. Rick Scott to allow for increased law enforcement due to fears of violence. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) A man... Read more
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Al.com
Students and protesters drown out white nationalists in Gainesvillewhite nationalist ideology. After being threatened with a lawsuit, UF granted S
Al.com / Posted 40 minutes ago
white nationalist ideology. After being threatened with a lawsuit, UF granted Spencer's request, and Florida governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency to prepare the campus. According to UF president Kent Fuchs, the university spent... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Floridaof Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emerg
The Register Citizen / Posted 54 minutes ago
of Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emergency was declared on Monday by Florida Gov. Rick Scott to allow for increased law enforcement due to fears of violence. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) A woman... Read more
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First Coast News
Who is paying for the extra security for Spencer's UF speech?Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Florida Highway Patrol and other
First Coast News / Posted an hour ago
Office, Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Florida Highway Patrol and other agencies providing first responders. Gov. Rick Scott already declared a state of emergency this week. President Fuchs said, "The state of emergency allows us to... Read more
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CTV News
PM briefs premiers on NAFTA developments, as more ministers head for U.S.this month, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will use a meeting of the Toronto Gl
CTV News / Posted an hour ago
this month, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will use a meeting of the Toronto Global Forum to meet Florida Gov. Rick Scott. "In the face of the NAFTA renegotiations and U.S. protectionism, our partnerships are demonstrating that free... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Floridaof Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emerg
The Middletown Press / Posted an hour ago
of Florida campus on October 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. A state of emergency was declared on Monday by Florida Gov. Rick Scott to allow for increased law enforcement due to fears of violence. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) A woman... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Go home, racist!' Richard Spencer shouted down at University of Florida speechto turn your academic community into a stifling place. Is that what you want? S
Detroit Free Press / Posted an hour ago
to turn your academic community into a stifling place. Is that what you want? Spencer asked the audience. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County ahead of the event. Violence marred an August alt-right rally in... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Protesters heckle Richard Spencer at Univ. of Florida talkbecome violent, such as what occurred in Charlottesville, and so took considera
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted an hour ago
become violent, such as what occurred in Charlottesville, and so took considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Floridafor carrying a firearm on school property. And a 34-year-old man was charged wi
Springfield News-Sun / Posted an hour ago
for carrying a firearm on school property. And a 34-year-old man was charged with resisting arrest without violence. Gov. Rick Scott, R, declared a state of emergency days before the speech. University officials sent out cautionary emails about... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Legislators discuss how to prevent nursing home deaths during disastersby state lawmakers that would also require facilities to have enough fuel for f
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
by state lawmakers that would also require facilities to have enough fuel for five days in case of a power outage. Gov. Rick Scott has announced an emergency requirement that all nursing homes in Florida have a generator or face fines of up to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Legislators discuss how to prevent nursing home deaths during disastersby state lawmakers that would also require facilities to have enough fuel for f
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
by state lawmakers that would also require facilities to have enough fuel for five days in case of a power outage. Gov. Rick Scott has announced an emergency requirement that all nursing homes in Florida have a generator or face fines of up to... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Florida's House Speaker demanding accountability for excessive port spendingport executives implemented 13 pages of stronger policies on spending after May
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
port executives implemented 13 pages of stronger policies on spending after Mayor Bob Buckhorn demanded change. Governor Rick Scott appointed a new board member to review and oversee the spending problem. Port executives including the CEO are... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Appeals court sides with Gov. Scott on nursing home generatorsGov. Rick Scott has won the first round in a legal tug-of-war over his mandate
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 hours ago
Gov. Rick Scott has won the first round in a legal tug-of-war over his mandate that nursing homes and assisted living facilities install generators. The 1st District Court of Appeal on Thursday rejected a legal challenge to emergency rules put in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
White supremacist shouted down at Florida college speechhim to leave the stage without delivering his planned speech. Officials were s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
him to leave the stage without delivering his planned speech. Officials were so fearful of disturbances that Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency ahead of the speech by Spencer, an organiser of a white supremacist rally that... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Protesters Chant Against KKK as Richard Spencer Speaks at University of Floridaspeech inside. Crowds chanted, “We are here to stay, we will fight the KKK!” Ah
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 hours ago
speech inside. Crowds chanted, “We are here to stay, we will fight the KKK!” Ahead of Spencer’s speech, Florida’s Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, in order for law enforcement... Read more
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The Mercury News
Richard Spencer speech disrupted at University of Floridaits Twitter feed that officers had arrested a 28-year-old man from Orlando for
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
its Twitter feed that officers had arrested a 28-year-old man from Orlando for carrying a firearm on school property. Gov. Rick Scott, R, declared a state of emergency days before the speech. University officials sent out cautionary emails about... Read more
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FOX News
Richard Spencer ends University of Florida speech early to boos, protestsfirearm on school property. Spencer’s appearance in Gainesville sparked contro
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
firearm on school property. Spencer’s appearance in Gainesville sparked controversy and preparation days earlier when Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Florida’s Alachua County ahead of his speech. Scott said a “threat of potential... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
White supremacist Richard Spencer's University of Florida speech drowned outand anti-fascist protesters, security was tight for Spencer’s speech, with poli
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
and anti-fascist protesters, security was tight for Spencer’s speech, with police flooding the streets and Florida governor Rick Scott declaring a state of emergency in the area. As he stepped on to the stage, Spencer was greeted with a chorus of... Read more
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metro
Crowds chanting 'Nazis aren't welcome here!' silence white supremacist speechwhere a woman was killed and dozens were injured. A state of emergency was dec
metro / Posted 4 hours ago
where a woman was killed and dozens were injured. A state of emergency was declared in the area by Florida governor Rick Scott after concerns were raised about the event becoming violent. He said: ‘Because of the foregoing conditions, and... Read more
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FOX News
Richard Spencer speaks at University of Floridarubber hits the road with the question of the First Amendment." Amid concerns
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
rubber hits the road with the question of the First Amendment." Amid concerns that the protests could turn violent, Gov. Rick Scott, R-Fla., signed an executive order on Monday to declare Alachua County, where both Gainesville and the university... Read more
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FOX News
Richard Spencer speaks at University of Floridarubber hits the road with the question of the First Amendment." Amid concerns
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
rubber hits the road with the question of the First Amendment." Amid concerns that the protests could turn violent, Gov. Rick Scott, R-Fla., signed an executive order on Monday to declare Alachua County, where both Gainesville and the university... Read more
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CBS News
Protests erupt during white nationalist's speech at universitythe term "alt-right," at the University of Florida campus on Thu., Oct. 19, 201
CBS News / Posted 4 hours ago
the term "alt-right," at the University of Florida campus on Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 in Gainesville, Fla. Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Monday, saying a "threat of a potential emergency is imminent" in Alachua County,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Richard Spencer: Protesters heckle him at Univ. of Florida talkofficials were concerned that the event could become violent, and took consider
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 hours ago
officials were concerned that the event could become violent, and took considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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Aljazeera
Florida: Anti-racists rally against Richard Spencera white supremacist think-tank, to reschedule the speech for Thursday. In the
Aljazeera / Posted 4 hours ago
a white supremacist think-tank, to reschedule the speech for Thursday. In the run-up to the event, Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in Alachua County, where the university is located. "I find that the threat of a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Crowd chants over white supremacist’s University of Florida talkwere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Richard Spencer wanted a platform. He faced protesters insteadswamped the university to challenge Spencer’s appearance, which has cost about
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 hours ago
swamped the university to challenge Spencer’s appearance, which has cost about $600,000 for security and had prompted Gov. Rick Scott to declare a state of emergency for the area. University administrators had initially wanted to deny Spencer the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Protesters decry 'Nazi hate' outside white nationalist talk0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-contain
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Geelong Advertiser
Anti-White Supremacy Protesters March on University of Florida Campus. Credit – Instagram/Andrés G Otero via Storyfulbut officials said they were required to approve the event because the universi
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 hours ago
but officials said they were required to approve the event because the university is a public institution. Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County ahead of the speech to allow for additional security measures... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Crowd chants over white supremacist’s speech at University of Floridawere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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International Business Times
Tensions high as white nationalist Richard Spencer speaks at Florida university signing an executive order that gave extra resources to the county sheriff to h
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
signing an executive order that gave extra resources to the county sheriff to handle security, Florida Governor Rick Scott said, "We live in a country where everyone has the right to voice their opinion, however, we have zero tolerance... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Crowd chants over white supremacist’s speech at University of Floridawere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Richard Spencer’s University of Florida speech met with loud protestswere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Protestors march against Richard Spencer at Univ. of FloridaRichard Spencer, who is speaking at the University of Florida on Thursday. Sec
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
Richard Spencer, who is speaking at the University of Florida on Thursday. Security is immense around campus, and Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency. "By the governor signing the declaration of emergency, it has allowed to us to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Who is Richard Spencer, and why is he in the news right now?protesters and supporters, according to The Miami Herald. In fact, Spencer’s s
The News & Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
protesters and supporters, according to The Miami Herald. In fact, Spencer’s speech is so divisive that Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency “to ensure that the University of Florida and the entire community is prepared so... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Richard Spencer: Crowd chants over white supremacist’s University of Florida talkwere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richard Spencer: Crowd chants over his University of Florida talkwere concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 hours ago
were concerned that the event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Shouts of 'Black lives matter' and 'Go home, Spencer' greet white nationalist Richard Spencer at Florida speechSome journalists with cameras and notebooks were denied access, but were allowe
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
Some journalists with cameras and notebooks were denied access, but were allowed entry without those items. Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County on Monday, saying in his executive order a “threat of a potential... Read more
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Mashable
White nationalist Richard Spencer tried to speak in Florida but protesters weren't having itaudience stands, fists raised and begins chanting "Go home Spencer!" pic.twitte
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
audience stands, fists raised and begins chanting "Go home Spencer!" pic.twitter.com/hG7bzC3znY As CNN noted, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency on Monday for Alachua County, so authorities had advanced notice and were present on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Shouts of 'Black lives matter' and 'Go home, Spencer' greet white nationalist Richard Spencer at Florida speechSome journalists with cameras and notebooks were denied access, but were allowe
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Some journalists with cameras and notebooks were denied access, but were allowed entry without those items. Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County on Monday, saying in his executive order a “threat of a potential... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Richard Spencer wanted a platform. He’s facing protesters insteadto challenge Spencer’s appearance, which will cost hundreds of thousands of dol
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 hours ago
to challenge Spencer’s appearance, which will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars for security and prompted Gov. Rick Scott to declare a state of emergency for the area. Protesters — which included many students — began swarming toward... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Trial for suspended fire commissioner set to startand using the money to pay personal bills. Anderson has pleaded not guilty to
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
and using the money to pay personal bills. Anderson has pleaded not guilty to the charges in both cases. On July 26, Gov. Rick Scott suspended Anderson from his seat on the Lehigh Acres Fire Control and Rescue District's board. Anderson had won... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Richard Spencer, police and protesters descend on Univ. of Floridathat Thursday's event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps t
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 6 hours ago
that Thursday's event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Richard Spencer, police and protesters descend on Univ. of Floridathat Thursday’s event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps t
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 6 hours ago
that Thursday’s event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
White nationalist Richard Spencer will speak at the University of Florida — and UF is spending $500,000 on massive police presencethere will be more police on campus than at any other time in the school's hist
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
there will be more police on campus than at any other time in the school's history, according to CNN. Florida governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency ahead of the speech, "as an additional step to ensure that the University of... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Richard Spencer, police and protesters descend on Univ. of Floridathat Thursday’s event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps t
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 hours ago
that Thursday’s event could become violent, and have taken considerable steps to prevent that. On Monday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Heavy Police Response for Spencer Speech at University of Florida. Credit – Instagram/Emily Stanford via Storyfulwas to speak later in the afternoon. Multiple police agencies, including state
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 hours ago
was to speak later in the afternoon. Multiple police agencies, including state troopers, were in the area after Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Spencer’s speech earlier this week. University of Florida officials initially... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Richard Spencer greeted with protests at UFyou’re going to see around town is a lot of security starting to prepare and ge
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 7 hours ago
you’re going to see around town is a lot of security starting to prepare and get in place,” Poe explained. Gov. Rick Scott also issued a state of emergency to quickly mobilize resources to the area. Poe said city and campus leaders,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Parental alienation: How Florida kids get caught up in custody battleslawmakers have tried repeatedly to address the issue of child custody in high-c
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 hours ago
lawmakers have tried repeatedly to address the issue of child custody in high-conflict divorce situations. In 2016, Gov. Rick Scott vetoed a bill that would have forced judges to start with equal time-sharing between parents. "That’s something... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Richard Spencer, police and protesters descend on Univ. of Floridathat Thursday's event could become violent, and have taken a number of steps to
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 hours ago
that Thursday's event could become violent, and have taken a number of steps to prevent that. On Monday, Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for Alachua County, where the university is located, to enable law enforcement... Read more
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WALB Albany
Protestors march against Richard Spencer at Univ. of FloridaRichard Spencer, who is speaking at the University of Florida on Thursday. Sec
WALB Albany / Posted 8 hours ago
Richard Spencer, who is speaking at the University of Florida on Thursday. Security is immense around campus, and Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency. "By the governor signing the declaration of emergency, it has allowed to us to... Read more
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