Fla. Gov. Scott Urges Sanctions Against VenezuelaGov. Rick Scott is urging President Barack Obama to consider sanctions against Venezuela, where opponents of President Nicolas Maduro are staging countrywide protests.
In Tallahassee, 200 Protest Zimmerman Acquittal Some 200 protesters disappointed with the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial marched early Sunday in downtown Tallahassee.
Protesters Staying Away On First Day Of Zimmerman TrialIn the first order of business in the trial of a Florida neighborhood watch volunteer charged in the fatal shooting of an unarmed teen, a judge Monday denied a defense request to delay the trial's start.
Tampa Streets Not Filled With GOP Protesters Protesters are here but it's highly unlikely they'll come close to crossing paths with Republicans for the presidential nominating convention.
Tampa Officials Ban Puppets In Republican Convention Event ZoneWhile puppets have been a feature of the political landscape at conventions and large-scale demonstrations for decades, officials have effectively banned them for the Republican National Convention in Tampa.
Tampa Police Monitoring RNC Protest Chatter Online Tampa police are monitoring Internet chatter and videos that may encourage protesters to cause problems and break laws during the Republican National Convention.
Protesters At Conventions Could Be Armed, Though Scott Could Ban in Tampa