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Sudanese take to the streets in anti-coup protests; 1 killed

Sudanese take to the streets in anti-coup protests; 1 killed By SAMY MAGDY CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of Sudanese marched in the capital of Khartoum and other cities Wednesday in new protests against an October military coup that plunged the African country into political turmoil and aggravated its economic woes. Security forces shot dead at […]

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Palestinian family protests east Jerusalem home eviction

Palestinian family protests east Jerusalem home eviction By ILAN BEN ZION JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian residents of a flashpoint east Jerusalem neighborhood were locked in a tense standoff with Israeli authorities on Monday as police came to evict them from a disputed property. Several residents of a home in Sheikh Jarrah climbed onto the roof […]

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Anti-coup protests in Sudan amid turmoil after PM resigns

Anti-coup protests in Sudan amid turmoil after PM resigns By SAMY MAGDY CAIRO (AP) — Sudanese took to the streets in the capital of Khartoum and other cities on Tuesday in anti-coup protests as the country plunged further into turmoil following the resignation of the prime minister earlier this week. Security forces fired tear gas […]

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2nd weekend of George Floyd protests closes in Southern California, this time peacefully

2nd weekend of George Floyd protests closes in Southern California, this time peacefully A second weekend of protests in response to the death of George Floyd concluded Sunday, June 7, with dozens of peaceful demonstrations around Southern California calling for an end to police brutality. Free of the scuffling among officers and protestors and the […]

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Unrest overshadows peaceful US protests for another night

Unrest overshadows peaceful US protests for another night By ASHRAF KHALIL, AARON MORRISON and TIM SULLIVAN WASHINGTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets across America again Sunday, with peaceful demonstrations against police killings of black people overshadowed by unrest that ravaged cities from Philadelphia to Los Angeles and flared near […]

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NBA voices continue to swell in support of protests for George Floyd

NBA voices continue to swell in support of protests for George Floyd Amid a crowd of thousands making their way down an Atlanta street on Saturday afternoon, Jaylen Brown might’ve looked relatively anonymous among the masked crowd in his hometown. But the Celtics forward wasn’t anonymous or innocuous as he rallied protesters to a memorial […]

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Protests, some violent, spread nationally in wake of George Floyd death

Protests, some violent, spread nationally in wake of George Floyd death By SUDHIN THANAWALA The Associated Press ATLANTA >> Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities following the killing of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his […]

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Catalan ex-leader’s capture in Germany sparks mass protests

Catalan ex-leader’s capture in Germany sparks mass protests Pro independence demonstrators march in support of Catalonian politicians who have been jailed on charges of sedition and the detention of deposed leader of Catalonia’s pro-independence party Carles Puigdemont in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, March 25, 2018. Puigdemont was arrested Sunday by German police on an international warrant […]

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