At least some of the wildlife abuse caught on video, including the dragging of a shark by a speeding boat, may have occurred in Hillsborough County, as well as in Manatee County, according to State Attorney Ed Brodsky.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Monday declared a state of emergency in Alachua County three days ahead of a scheduled speech at the University of Florida campus in Gainesville by the white nationalist Richard Spencer.
The Confederate monument in front of the Manatee County Courthouse, erected in 1924 by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. The move takes place three days of raucous protests in downtown Bradenton and two days after the Manatee County Commission to remove the obelisk.
Marc R. MasferrerBradenton Herald
Three days after protests, Confederate monument in Bradenton is removed
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