Tag Archives: israel

Student Demonstration Draws Attention to Police Brutality in U.S., Israel

By on September 10th, 2014 | Last updated: September 10, 2014 at 6:32 pm

A demonstration was held Wednesday in Turlington Plaza on University of Florida’s campus by Students for a Democratic Society and Students for Justice in Palestine. The purpose was to draw attention to those killed by Israeli Defense Forces as well as police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri.

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In the News: Hostess reopening plants, Israel shoots down drone, Grooveshark copyright ruling, Russia on bomb suspect, woman swallows diamond

By on April 26th, 2013 | Last updated: April 26, 2013 at 12:09 pm

Hostess reopening plants, without union workers – The bankrupt assets of Hostess Brands, Inc. are being put back to work by a buyout firm but their union workers are not. ABC Israel shoots down drone possibly sent by Hezbollah – A […]

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In the News: Boston Marathon explosions, Bernstein visits UF, Americans disapprove government, squirrel causes power outage, Australian wins Masters

By on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 24, 2013 at 5:06 pm

2 Explosions at Boston Marathon Finish Line – ABC News – The explosions occured about three hours after winners crossed the finish line at the Boston Marathon today. Bloody spectators were carried to a medical tent and competitors and race organizers fled […]

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March 25, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on March 25th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 2:44 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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In the News: Sushi restaurant opens, bridge mends Everglades, poll shows Crist ahead of Scott, Obama begins visit in Israel

By on March 20th, 2013 | Last updated: March 20, 2013 at 10:44 am

Custom sushi restaurant opens in Gainesville – The How Do You Roll? sushi restaurant opened at the Stadium Club located at 1802 W. University Ave. on Wednesday. The restaurant, which features rolls from $3 to $7, lets customers create their own […]

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Mar. 20, 2013: Morning News in 90

By on March 20th, 2013 | Last updated: March 23, 2013 at 7:21 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Obama to make first presidential visit to Israel

By on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 5:42 pm

Obama will meet with Israeli President Shimon Peres, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.

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Mar.18,2013: Morning News in 90

By on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 11:51 am

SR 121 and U.S. 441 smoke advisory continues; UCF death investigated, dorm evacuated; Cabins ablaze in Pigeon Forge fire; Iran’s nuclears expected to top Obama’s priority list in Isreal.

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Supporters of Israel, Palestine rally in Gainesville to raise awareness

By on November 19th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 4:34 pm

University of Florida students and area organizations are working to spread awareness about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by holding rallies in Turlington Plaza.

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In the News: Obamacare revisited, UF and FSU, Hamas issues ceasefire, Obama in Myanmar, cheerleaders grounded

By on November 19th, 2012 | Last updated: November 19, 2012 at 10:10 am

Obamacare in Florida: Florida officials re-thinking opposition to ‘Obamacare’ – “Just a week after the re-election of Barack Obama ended all Republican hopes of overturning the new health care law known as “Obamacare,” Gov. Rick Scott and other Florida leaders […]

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