Tag Archives: University of South Florida

Police Departments Look to Advance with Cameras

By on December 16th, 2014 | Last updated: December 16, 2014 at 6:56 pm

While some area law enforcement are struggling to find funding for officer body cameras, Ocala Police Department has been using them since 2009 for specialized units.

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Gun rights group sues the University of Florida over gun rules

By on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 1, 2014 at 3:28 pm

After successfully suing a Florida university over a ban on guns in vehicles, a gun rights group has turned to the University of Florida and its ban on guns in dorms.

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Explaining The Process Behind The Dozier School Excavation

By , and on September 4th, 2013 | Last updated: September 4, 2013 at 5:25 pm

Although the University of Florida’s anthropology department is not involved in the actual excavation, the staff at the C.A. Pound Human Identification Laboratory explains the procedure a USF team will use.

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In the News: USF student gun protest, Pablo Neruda exhumed, Annette Funicello dead, primate call

By on April 8th, 2013 | Last updated: April 8, 2013 at 3:44 pm

University of South Florida students to wear holsters to protest gun laws – Students at the University of South Florida are protesting Florida’s ban on concealed firearms on college and university campuses by wearing empty gun holsters this week. Fox […]

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Unmarked graves exhumed at Dozier School for Boys

By on March 27th, 2013 | Last updated: March 27, 2013 at 5:09 pm

Anthropologists are starting to excavate unmarked graves at Florida’s notorious Dozier School for Boys, a former state-run correctional institution with a history of alleged abuse and death.

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Professor Susan MacManus discusses how Hurricane Sandy will affect election, voting

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney took a few days off of the campaign trail as a result of Hurricane Sandy’s trek across the Northeast. Both candidates have been using other politicians as representatives in their absence and have planned to get back to campaigning this week to visit crucial areas.

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Mitt Romney’s remarks at private fundraising dinner in Boca Raton possibly threaten his campaign

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 18, 2012 at 6:30 pm

Mitt Romney stands by remarks made at a private fundraising dinner in May that shed an unfavorable light on 47 percent of Americans.

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Race for the White House takes a new turn

By on August 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:06 pm

Over the weekend, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney announced his running mate: Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo spoke with University of South Florida political science professor, Susan McManus, about the new candidate for vice president and what it means for […]

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Study shows approval for president’s foreign policy has declined globally

By on June 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:03 am

A study shows approval for President Obama’s foreign policy has significantly declined around the globe. A survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project of 21 different countries reveals that support for the president’s international policies has dropped […]

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Out-of-state congressional donations on the rise

By on May 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

It’s happening in several congressional races, in states like Nebraska, Montana and Ohio. Millions of dollars from out-of-state donors and outside groups are fueling candidates’ war chests. Last week in Indiana, outside money helped Richard Mourdock beat out six-term incumbent Senator […]

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