Articles Tagged 'protests'
Inauguration Day in Oregon: Protesters clash with police, feds during Inauguration Day march, ‘Abolish ICE’ protest
Oregonians marked President Joe Biden’s first day in office Wednesday with celebrations and protests of the nation’s 46th president.
Fears of armed riots in Oregon’s… READ MORE
‘Let Freedom Ring’ Protest Denied Permit at California State Capitol
The California Highway Patrol has denied a permit to a protest titled “Let Freedom Ring” that was to have taken place Sunday outside the State… READ MORE
FBI warns of plans for nationwide armed protests next week
WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is warning of plans for armed protests at all 50 state capitals and in Washington, D.C., in the days leading… READ MORE
BLM activist Cori Bush wins in Missouri, becomes state’s first black congresswoman
A Black Lives Matter activist in Missouri breezed to an election night victory to become the state’s first black congresswoman.
Cori Bush, who may become… READ MORE
Curfew In Philadelphia Lifts As City Is Roiled By Protests In Walter Wallace Shooting
Updated at 2 a.m. ET Thursday
Philadelphia officials issued a citywide curfew on Wednesday after consecutive nights of protests — which at times turned violent… READ MORE
Tense, hours-long protests erupted in West Philadelphia after police fatally shot a man
Police officers fatally shot a 27-year-old Black man armed with a knife during a confrontation Monday afternoon in West Philadelphia, an incident that quickly raised… READ MORE
U.S. Attorney rejects Portland mayor’s request to cancel federal deputation of officers
PORTLAND, Ore. (KATU) — Members of the Portland Police Bureau’s Rapid Response Team who were deputized as Federal Marshals ahead of a recent rally will… READ MORE
Missouri Governor Parson activates National Guard following ‘recent instances of civil unrest across the country’
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson activated the National Guard on Thursday in response to the national unrest over the Breonna Taylor case in Kentucky.
In a… READ MORE
2 arrested as Trump supporters, Proud Boys gather for Labor Day caravan, Salem rally
Right-wing activists and supporters of President Donald Trump caravanned down highways around the Portland area in support of the president and police, and in opposition… READ MORE
Oregon protests shift focus to mayor amid rising tensions
PORTLAND, Ore. — Black Lives Matter protesters in Portland, Oregon, shifted their focus to the city’s mayor, and police declared a riot as people broke… READ MORE