Live blog: Donald Trump in Greensboro

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Greensboro police have called in officers from other agencies across the state to help with what they expect to be large crowds for a Donald Trump rally in Greensboro Tuesday at the Special Events Center near the Greensboro Coliseum.

Stay with this FOX8 live blog for the latest throughout the afternoon and evening.

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Two photos courtesy Joseph Rodriguez/News & Record

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People continuing to protest, FOX8 has several reporters on scene.

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FOX8 on the scene of a large protest, where several people have been arrested – see the video here.

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Several protestors have been arrested.

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Greensboro Police say 5,200 people attended tonight’s Donald Trump rally. About a dozen people were ejected.

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“We’re going to win with our military – we’re going to kick the hell out of ISIS.” – Trump

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Additional protestors outside Natty Greene’s Brewhouse

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“I am running against a person that I think is totally unfit and totally unqualified.” – Trump

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“We have got a movement going and it’s a movement based on taking our country back.” – Trump

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Two groups of protestors have converged at Gate City and Coliseum.

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People are booing as a protestor is escorted out. “Go home to mommy,” – Trump.

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More protestors

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Donald Trump continuing to speak in Greensboro. Watch LIVE here:

FOX8 Live Stream 2 | Live events

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People continue to protest Donald Trump

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Protestors at Chapman and Gate City Boulevard. Police are keeping them on the sidewalk.

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“If we don’t have borders we don’t have a country.”

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“We can’t continue to live this way. People are going to be afraid to go out – they already are.”

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“Hillary Clinton… wants a 550 percent increase in Syrian refugees coming into our country!” – Donald Trump

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Donald Trump speaking LIVE now in Greensboro.
Watch here: https://myfox8.com/on-air/live-streaming-sc/

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“We can’t be led by weak, ineffective people” – Donald Trump

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Donald Trump just introduced Richard Petty

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Donald Trump speaking LIVE now in Greensboro.
Watch here: https://myfox8.com/on-air/live-streaming-sc/

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The crowd is chanting, “Build that wall!”

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Guilford County Sheriff BJ Barnes speaking. Says we need Donald Trump in office. “I want a president that will uphold and defend the Constitution.”

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myfox8.com will livestream Trump’s speech at 7 p.m. HERE

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Photo from Joseph Rodriguez, News & Record

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Protestors outside the Special Events Center

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It just so happens to be Trump’s 70th birthday today

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Stands are filling up fast. About an hour and a half until Trump is scheduled to speak.

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Robert Bell has been to seven Trump rallies. He traveled from Spartensburg, SC. He says Trump is the only one being honest “and the best shot we got.”

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I think Trump can make United States’ economy stronger, said Meng Li. I like Trump better than Hillary. I hope Trump wins.

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Cool photo from inside the Special Events Center by FOX8 photojournalist Aaron Glancy

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It’s official. Trump has landed at Piedmont Triad International Airport in Greensboro.

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We’re making America great again, said Alex Pomeroy.

He’s the only Republican in a long time with a backbone, said Carl Rose.

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myfox8.com will livestream Trump’s speech at 7 p.m. HERE

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Harveland McCallister says this is a historic event. Excited for his first Trump rally. Says Trump has a tremendous record of success and is by far better than Hillary Clinton.

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Joe Simon, 18, says his generation deserves to see a booming economy. Says Trump is very successful and will carry that to the White House. Called Trump a “businessman who knows what he’s doing.”

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Harry Oaks says Trump is conservative, good on moral issues. “He’s the only one that’s not a politician.” Says he’s very excited to see Trump.

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FOX8 photojournalist Adam Krolfifer is at the airport, where police are getting ready for Trump’s arrival.

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The line continues to grow

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Ronny Milligan says Trump will take care of veterans, bring back jobs. Says he likes Trump’s simple way of talking about things.

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Eva Falzone and son Paul, 13, traveled from New Jersey. They tell FOX8 they want to get the country back on track. They are “sick of feeling terrorized, unsafe.”

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FOX8’s digital producer Joe Borlik is on site talking with folks in line. This is Chris, who arrived about 1 p.m. to get a good seat. He says Trump has backbone and will bring positive change to America.

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Lots of people lined up and it’s only 2:30 p.m.

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Trump merchandise for sale at the corner of Coliseum and Gate City boulevards.

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Libertarian going to Greensboro Trump rally with hopes of spreading ideas – News & Record story

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myfox8.com will livestream Trump’s speech at 7 p.m. HERE

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People are already arriving — supporters and protestors — in advance of Trump’s arrival in Greensboro.

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The special events center where Trump is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m.

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A line has begun to form outside the Special Events Center at the Greensboro Coliseum as Donald Trump supporters anticipate his visit tonight.