Police have captured seven people in the Iranian capital over disruptive activities in the country’s exchange market, saying the group was partly responsible for a renewed surge in the price of major foreign currencies in Iran.
Protesters in Portland threw rocks and fire bombs at police who in turn used tear gas on Saturday night and at least one person was injured, on the 100th day of demonstrations in the Oregon city against racism and police brutality.
US police have shot dead another black man, who they said had a handgun but had dropped it during a violent altercation in Los Angeles, triggering fresh outrage as tensions soar over racism and police brutality.
About 100 people blocked traffic, vandalized an immigration building, set fires to dumpsters, and threw rocks and glass bottles at police in the Oregon city of Portland on Thursday night, police said, adding they had arrested three people.
US police used flash bangs, pepper spray and tear gas as protesters marched in cities across the country amid a wave of public anger over President Donald Trump's planned "surge" of federal agents into major metropolises.
Protesters marched in a Paris suburb Saturday to mark the fourth anniversary of the death of a black man in police custody whose case has mobilized broad anger against police brutality and racial injustice in France.
Floridians are used to seeing alligators roaming the streets of the Sunshine State, so it was a shock to police officers in Fort Lauderdale when they came across a kangaroo hopping around.
Police responded to a call of a kangaroo in the area of North Andrews Avenue.
It’s rare for public opinion on social issues to change sharply and swiftly. And yet in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Americans’ opinions about police brutality and racial injustice have moved dramatically.