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By Wade Millward 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.
By Amanda Jackson, Donna Green-Townsend and Natanya Spies 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.
By Virginia Hamrick 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.
By Ryanne Doumet 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.
By Sami Main 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.
By Christina Lob 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 [...]
By Chip Skambis 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 [...]
By Chip Skambis on March 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:34 pm
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney won last night’s primary in Illinois with a double-digit percentage point lead. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chip Skambis spoke with University of South Florida political science professor Susan MacManus about whether these results are further cementing Romney as the eventual [...]