South African police arrest 100 after refugees protest
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Police in the South African city of Cape Town used water cannons Wednesday while arresting and dispersing hundreds of refugees and asylum-seekers, including children, who had camped for weeks outside the U.N. refugee agency's office seeking protection after anti-immigrant attacks Local human rights and legal groups expressed shock over images of small children clinging to people being dragged away by police. Some people…
Boeing admits it knew of flaw in 737 MAX planes before fatal crash
Boeing acknowledged on Sunday they were aware a safety alert on their 737 MAX planes was not working correctly — but did not disclose the information until a plane crashed after the sensor malfunct…
A rally against FBI Director Comey's firing. Noon at the White House on May 10.
After Protest, R. Kelly Parts Ways With His Record Label
After pension protests, new rules restrict visitors to Kentucky Capitol
Visitors are barred from tunnel linking the Capitol and Capitol Annex - a favorite place for teachers to demonstrate last year.
Iraqi forces kill 13 after protesters set fire to Iranian consulate
Iraqi authorities rolled out a curfew in the holy city of Najaf yesterday after demonstrators torched the Iranian consulate in the strongest show of anti-Iranian sentiment since protests began.
Lincoln man sentenced to serve 10 years in prison after admitting to manslaughter
PROVIDENCE — A Superior Court judge on Thursday sentenced a 35-year-old Lincoln man to serve 10 years in prison for the 2017 killing of a man with
After 20 years, woman admits to kidnapping Florida baby
JACKSONVILLE, A woman has pleaded guilty to kidnapping an infant from a Florida hospital nearly 20 years ago.The plea agreement 52-year-old Gloria Williams accepted Monday in Jacksonville calls for a
10 Arrested After Protest Blocks George Washington Bridge
The inbound upper level of the George Washington Bridge was closed by a protest on Wednesday morning. Delays at the bridge ran at least an hour.
Partially blind Paralympian climbs on top of London plane in climate protest
A partially blind climate activist was busted Thursday afternoon at a London airport for clambering atop a British Airways plane, the Evening Standard reported. The protester — London 2012 pa…
Activists Still Digesting What Happened at — and After — the Aurora Protest
A protest in the GEO immigration detention facility in Aurora didn't go as planned.
Protests erupt in India after top judge cleared of sexual harassment
NEW DELHI – Dozens of protesters gathered outside India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday, a day after a panel of judges dismissed a sexual harassment complaint against the chief justice, carrying p…
I-10 on-, off-ramps protest
Protesters gather on 16th Street over Interstate 10 to hold signs to the traffic below in Phoenix, Ariz. on Feb. 17, 2017.
Why are protests rocking Venezuela now?
Venezuela is in the midst of a violent protest movement that has left eight dead this month. A look at how the protests started and the options for the future:
More than 100 protest ICE
A July 12 protest outside a federal immigration office in South County preceded a weekend during which threatened raids and deportations of local undocumented immigrants—according to many accounts—didn’t ultimately materialize.
‘Shoot first, ask questions later,’ yell protesters after Charlotte officer kills man
Someone is dead after he was shot by police in north Charlotte Monday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say. The shooting happened on Beatties Ford Road near I-85 northbound.
Data research aims to predict protests
While financial indices may seem just like numbers and a Google search just like a trivial collection of words, the potential application of both to anticipate future protests worldwide is currently under study at the University, according to the Data Science Initiative website.
Updated: Peaceful protests mark end of G-20 summit hours after riots
HAMBURG, Germany -- Tens of thousands of peaceful protesters took to the streets to demonstrate against the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg on Saturday, hours after masked rioters clashed with police, burned cars and…
Why European dairy farmers are protesting
Producers and farming organizations see the sale of cheap powdered milk from European Union stocks as 'food dumping' that is dangerous to markets at home and abroad.
Saudi Arabia fires five top officials, arrests 18 after admitting Khashoggi was killed in a fight...
ISTANBUL - The Saudi government acknowledged late Friday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed while visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, saying