The university is forming the Special Presidential Task Force on Anti-Racism and Racial Equality for the upcoming academic year.
State Rep. Geraldine Thompson, D-Windermere, told commissioners she is already working with legislative colleagues to find a home for the Smith statue.
In what’s considered the first systematic look at the question, a team of economists determined that only one of 13 cities involved in the earliest wave of protests after Memorial Day had an increase that would fit the pattern.
A sheriff in north Florida says he will deputize "every lawful gun owner" in his county if protests turn violent.
The ride will reportedly be set in 1966 New Orleans and will join Princess Tiana and Louis on a musical adventure, featuring music from the film.
A Tallahassee man openly confessed to the murders of two women, providing grisly detail about what he did, according to newly released court documents.
Lake County residents have spoken out against the Confederate statue for years and many of them attended Tuesday’s meeting.
'Change doesn't come until the people unaffected are just as upset as the people who are.'
Tallahassee police found the bodies of Oluwatoyin Salau, 19, and Victoria Sims, 75, on Saturday in the vicinity of the home of Aaron Glee, according to reports. They have charged 49-year-old Aaron Glee with killing them.
The vehicle had a 'Blue Lives Matter' flag on its hood and a 'Thin Blue Line' across the side door, with '#BackTheBlue' towards the back end.
Several protests across Central Florida over the weekend remained peaceful as demonstrators pushed for police reform and justice.
Anxiety and depression among black Americans increased after the death of George Floyd, data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows.
Thousands of protesters gathered on Saturday in Downtown Orlando, calling for justice in the wake of the death of George Floyd.
Video streamed on Facebook Live by a community page in a Chicago suburb showed the moment angry residents took the time to rip a series of paper hearts reading “Black Lives Matter!” from a boarded-up storefront. The hearts were posted by a group of teenage girls.
For about a week straight now, protesters have marched through Downtown Orlando, demanding justice for George Floyd and denouncing both police brutality and racism.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced Wednesday he has upgraded the charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin to second-degree murder and filed charges against the other three officers involved in George Floyd's death.
The majority of protests on Monday were peaceful but FOX 35 cameras were rolling as one protester was arrested after the curfew ended in Downtown Orlando.
The president said that he has strongly recommended to every governor to deploy National Guard in sufficient numbers to “dominate” the streets until violence has been quelled.
Despite a mandatory curfew, protests in Orange County have shut down I-4 as demonstrators gathered onto the interstate on Sunday night. Authorities fired tear gas into the crowd, dispersing them.
Protests are spreading across the country and many are turning violent as people riot and demand justice for George Floyd.