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Techeetah's New York FE race one protest against di Grassi rejected

A protest lodged by DS Techeetah against the driving standards of Audi's Lucas di Grassi in the opening New York ABB FIA Formula E race was rejected ...

Techeetah's New York FE race one protest against di Grassi rejected

Source: autosport.com

Formula E stewards reject Techeetah protest against di Grassi "A protest lodged by FIA Formula E outfit DS Techeetah against the driving standards of Audi’s Lucas di Grassi in a New York E-Prix pile-up was rejected by the stewards."...
15:51 2019-07-14

Queens DA race heats up as Tiffany Cabán eyes rejected provisional ballots The dramatic see-saw in the Queens DA race has Tiffany Cabán's campaign eyeing the roughly 2,500 rejected provisional ballots subject to a Friday Board of Elections hearing as one way to claw back int...
23:17 2019-07-04

Rejected vanity license plates: Profanity, innuendoes and slurs rejected in Nevada What's the dirtiest thing you can spell with seven letters and numbers? Chances are a team of people at the Nevada DMV has already anticipated it.        ...
04:00 2019-05-24

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest outside UN in New York Swedish anti-climate change activist Greta Thunberg has taken part in her first demonstration on US soil since arriving by zero-carbon yacht. She joined hundreds of other teenagers protesting outside ...
06:34 2019-08-31

Arrests at protest over New York Times' 'unacceptable' climate coverage Protesters block avenue between Port Authority and NYTExtinction Rebellion calls for better coverage of climate crisisA climate change protest orchestrated by the Extinction Rebellion activist group b...
22:34 2019-06-22

Hundreds of cyclists hold 'die-in' in New York City to protest deaths Three cyclists were killed in one week: ‘People are literally dying on the streets because they’re not being adequately protected’New York City cyclists have staged a “die-in” protest after three cycl...
15:51 2019-07-10

70 people were arrested at a climate protest outside The New York Times offices Seventy people were arrested outside of The New York Times building in Manhattan on Saturday, according to a New York Police Department spokesman, during a protest to call attention to the way news ou...
13:34 2019-06-23

Hundreds protest slow movement on rent rules in New York ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hundreds of protesters frustrated by the slow movement of proposals to strengthen tenant protections in New York state have blocked access to the Senate and Assembly chambers. The ...
20:51 2019-06-04

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14:51 2019-06-11

Mass arrests made at climate protest outside New York Times building A protest in front of the New York Times building in Midtown spiraled into chaos Saturday afternoon when nearly 70 demonstrators were taken into police custody, according to cops. The protestors, iden...
01:17 2019-06-23

Japanese team dominates New York SailGP race High-tech racing sailboats navigated high winds and unpredictable conditions as they raced across the Hudson Bay this weekend for the New York SailGP....
01:34 2019-06-23

Massa 'couldn't understand' Venturi FE car in second New York race Ex-Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa says he "could not understand" his Venturi GP-run ABB FIA Formula E car in the second New York race, contributing to a "very difficult" weekend...
14:17 2019-07-16

Swimmer missing from race down New York’s Hudson River NEW YORK (AP) — Police are searching for a swimmer who went missing during a race down New York’s Hudson River. Authorities say 67-year-old Charles van der Horst of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, ...
01:51 2019-06-16

Hundreds protest in New York after police officer avoids charges in chokehold case Several hundred people took to the streets of New York on Wednesday to protest a decision by the U.S. Department of Justice not to bring federal charges against a policeman accused in the chokehold de...
00:34 2019-07-18

Greta Thunberg joins hundreds of teenagers in climate protest in New York - video Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was joined by hundreds of American teenagers protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York on Friday calling for adults to act on the crisis of global heat...
02:34 2019-08-31

Hundreds protest plan to release convicted killer of 16-year-old New York girl Hundreds of people marched silently through the streets of a suburban New York town in the dark on Saturday with candles illuminating the path taken by a 16-year-old girl who was brutally murdered as ...
14:51 2019-06-16

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio leaves presidential race The mayor of the country’s largest city didn’t catch on with voters nationwide and failed to qualify for the third Democratic debate last week in Houston....
21:51 2019-09-20

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundraiser and New York’s Hudson Yards developer, Stephen...
16:00 2019-08-16

Buemi wins New York E-Prix thriller as title race hots up Sebastien Buemi broke a two-year win drought to take the first race of the New York City double-header Saturday and keep alive his Formula E world title hopes as championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne f...
01:51 2019-07-14

New York FE: Buemi takes race one pole, main title rivals mid-pack Nissan e.dams's Sebastien Buemi took a commanding third Formula E pole of 2018/19 for the New York opener, as title contenders Jean-Eric Vergne and Lucas di Grassi qualified mid-pack...
19:34 2019-07-13

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Out of 2020 Race. There Are Still 19 Candidates Left New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is ending his presidential campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. That leaves 19 candidates left in the race. “Gett...
21:51 2019-09-20

Di Grassi: Roborace will bring in new fans like Esports has Roborace CEO Lucas Di Grassi anticipates that the autonomous racing series could draw new audiences to motorsport, in a similar manner to eSports, when it gets underway in 2021...
14:34 2019-09-05

Ogier and di Grassi headline Extreme E's new driver programme The Extreme E electric off-road SUV racing series has launched a driver's programme to recruit competitors for its first season in 2021, which includes Sebastian Ogier and Lucas di Grassi...
00:34 2019-09-13

Stronger Gen2 FE car helping overtaking - Audi's Lucas di Grassi Lucas di Grassi reckons the higher strength of the Formula E Gen2 car has had a "positive effect" on overtaking, despite criticism that it has led to increased contact levels...
00:17 2019-05-23

Di Grassi: Formula E should simplify rules for fans amid energy changes Audi driver Lucas di Grassi says Formula E should focus on simplifying its sporting rules ahead of the introduction of reworked energy after race interruptions for the 2019/20 season...
14:51 2019-07-05

Vergne charges to pole in Swiss E-Prix, Di Grassi 19th "Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title rival Lucas di Grassi qualified 19th."...
22:17 2019-06-22

Lucas di Grassi: Berlin Formula E schedule will create "a big mess" Lucas di Grassi says the unusual timetable at ABB FIA Formula E's race in Berlin this weekend is "a big mess" that could "severely" hinder the championship leaders in qualifying...
17:34 2019-05-24

Lucas di Grassi: 2018/19 Formula E season my worst for consistency Audi driver Lucas di Grassi says the recently-concluded 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E season was his worst campaign in the electric championship "in terms of consistency"...
18:00 2019-08-22

Motor racing: Di Grassi wins Berlin Formula E round for Audi Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi gave Audi a home win in Formula E's Berlin ePrix on Saturday, his second victory of the season, to put the heat on championship leader Jean-Eric Vergne, who finished third....
19:51 2019-05-25

Formula E: Lucas di Grassi Wins Berlin e-Prix; Single Point For Mahindra Audi Abt's Lucas di Grassi was crowned the winner of the 2019 Formula E Berlin e-Prix, his second win of the season. The driver took moved into the lead quite early in the race and retained the......
17:01 2019-05-26

Formula E Bern: Vergne extends title lead with pole, di Grassi 19th Jean-Eric Vergne extended his 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E championship lead by claiming pole for the Swiss E-Prix in Bern, where his closest title rival Lucas di Grassi qualified 19th...
22:00 2019-06-22

Hong Kong protest: Hundreds surround government HQ in protest against controversial extradition law Hundreds of protesters have surrounded Hong Kong's government headquarters in a bid to block a debate on a highly controversial law that would allow extradition to mainland China....
05:51 2019-06-12

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9. The post Sudan protest organizers say the number o...
13:34 2019-06-03

Hong Kong protest: debate on extradition bill delayed after tens of thousands of people protest – live Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Hong Kong for protests as politicians debate legislation critics fear will allow extradition to ChinaFull story: Tens of thousands join protests as debate ...
05:34 2019-06-12

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30. The post Sudan protest organizers say the number ...
21:34 2019-06-03

Transcontinental Race: Germany's Fiona Kolbinger becomes first female winner of endurance race Germany's Fiona Kolbinger beats more than 200 men to become the first woman to win the Transcontinental Race, riding more than 2,485 miles across Europe....
14:34 2019-08-06

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows Britain’s Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country’s next prime minister, as rivals scramble to catch front-runner Boris Johnson...
13:51 2019-06-19

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14:17 2019-06-11

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11:00 2019-06-08

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03:34 2019-09-03

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02:34 2019-08-28

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05:00 2019-10-02

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21:00 2019-08-30

UAW says it rejected GM's latest offer, makes counterproposal GM's latest offer "came up short" in many key areas, such as health care, wages, temporary employees, skilled trades and job security, the UAW's top GM negotiator told members....
00:00 2019-10-02

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23:51 2019-07-31

Supreme court to consider abortion law almost identical to one it just rejected In 2016, the court called Texas restrictions unconstitutional. But the makeup of justices has shifted prior to a similar Louisiana caseThe US supreme court will hear a case on severe abortion restrict...
21:00 2019-10-05

California plan embraced by four automakers had been rejected by EPA The previously unreported detail sheds new light on the months-long battle between between Washington and Sacramento over the mileage rules that automakers urged President Trump to re-evaluate during ...
06:51 2019-08-06

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10:17 2019-06-08

Navy SEAL rejected by FDNY for being too old may be firefighter after all The decorated Navy SEAL rejected as too old to join the FDNY may become a city smoke-eater after all. City Council members passed a local resolution Thursday asking that the state legislature consider...
08:17 2019-06-14

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23:34 2019-06-18

Macron's candidate for top European job rejected by EU lawmakers Sylvie Goulard, France's choice to be the next head of European Union industrial policy, was rejected by EU lawmakers on Thursday after a second hearing in which she failed to quell concerns over her ...
15:51 2019-10-10

AP Source: The UAW Has Rejected GM’s Offer Over Pay and Temporary Workers DETROIT (AP) — General Motors offered striking union members wage increases or lump-sum payments in all four years of a proposed contract, as bargainers seek a deal to end a walkout that’s...
11:00 2019-10-03

Trump impeachment effort once again rejected in House The Democratic-led House of Representatives once again rejected articles of impeachment against President Trump on Wednesday. The House voted to table Rep. Al Green’s article of impeachment 332 to 95,...
01:00 2019-07-18

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01:34 2019-05-29

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16:51 2019-05-23

| Daly's cart request rejected, but will play Open John Daly's request to use a cart to help him play in the British Open has been rejected by the R&A, but Daly vowed to play through pain at Portrush....
00:17 2019-07-07

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03:34 2019-06-12

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14:17 2019-07-22

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04:34 2019-06-14

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17:51 2019-10-08

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13:34 2019-08-16

Édouard Louis: ‘We didn’t reject literature – it rejected us’ The enfant terrible of French writing talks about the violence perpetrated by the political system on the working classÉdouard Louis became an international literary sensation aged 21, when The End of...
22:51 2019-06-08

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08:51 2019-06-19

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20:34 2019-10-04

Justin Long says Steve Jobs rejected some "I'm a Mac" ads because they were too funny Apple’s old “I’m a Mac”/”I’m a PC” ads starring Justin Long and John Hodgman went a long way toward establishing Apple’s extremely hip reputation, with Long portraying Macs as cool and laidback while ...
00:17 2019-05-27

‘Trump’ license plate rejected in Sweden for being offensive Talk about drunk texting. A Swedish man’s application for a vanity license plate reading “TRUMP” has been denied. Marcus Saaf told the Aftonbladet newspaper that he recently purchased a new American S...
21:34 2019-09-10

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02:17 2019-06-12

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19:17 2019-06-01

Tomic's appeal against fine rejected, receives stinging rebuke "Australian Bernard Tomic\u0027s appeal to overturn a fine for not playing to \"required professional standards\" at Wimbledon earlier this month has been denied in a stinging rebuke by the Grand Slam...
10:17 2019-07-20

German authorities rejected almost all 2019 church asylum cases The Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) turned down most of the church asylum cases in the first four months of 2019, according to media reports. Humanitarian groups have criticized the r...
23:34 2019-06-08

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00:34 2019-07-10

Yemeni Guantanamo detainee's bid for release rejected by Supreme Court The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday turned away a Yemeni man's bid for release after 17 years held as an enemy combatant at the American naval base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, even as a liberal justice urge...
00:17 2019-06-11

Plea Seeking Appointment Of Lok Sabha Leader Of Opposition Rejected The Delhi High Court Monday declined to entertain a plea seeking directions to the Lok Sabha speaker to appoint a Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the House....
12:00 2019-07-08

Release Plea Of Jessica Lal, Priyadarshini Mattoo's Killers Rejected Release pleas of model Jessica Lal and law student Priyadarshini Mattoo's killers were rejected by the Delhi Sentence Review Board on Friday, sources said....
21:00 2019-07-19

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02:51 2019-09-17

Case Against Bangladeshi Hindu Who Told Trump About Persecution Rejected Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has disapproved a planned government move to file sedition charges against a Hindu woman who told US President Donald Trump in Washington that the minority......
00:34 2019-07-22

Farmers' Pleas Against Land Acquisition For Bullet Train Rejected Mumbai Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday dismissed over 120 petitions filed by farmers challenging the process of their land acquisition for the ambitious......
17:51 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson’s call for a snap election rejected by U.K. lawmakers In a second straight day of parliamentary turmoil, the House of Commons voted by 327-299 in favor of the bill, sending it to Parliament’s upper chamber, the House of Lords. An earlier version was appr...
06:00 2019-09-05

Transfer window LIVE – Bayern have opening Sane bid rejected "Ahead of the Premier League transfer window shutting on August 8, follow all the latest moves, rumours and analysis from the summer transfer window."...
23:00 2019-08-01

99% of applicants were rejected from government student loan forgiveness program Congress tried to make it easier for borrowers to apply for federal student loan debt forgiveness, but almost everyone who's applied has been rejected, according to a government report released Thursd...
08:34 2019-09-06

Um, Brian Austin Green Initially Rejected a ''Really Persistent'' Megan Fox It's safe to say that Brian Austin Green and Megan Fox got off to a rocky start. In fact, they almost didn't date at all. On Barstool Radio's KFC Radio, the actor admits that......
13:34 2019-08-16

Wheels24.co.za | Ferrari request to review Vettel penalty rejected Valtteri Bottas topped the times in second free practice at the French GP, as Ferrari's review of Sebastian Vettel's penalty in Montreal was rejected....
19:00 2019-06-21

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12:17 2019-05-22

Blackout gives New York's governor opportunity to blast New York City's absentee mayor One consequence of New York City's Saturday night blackout: It shined a bright spotlight on the long-running feud between two prominent Democrats, the city's mayor and the state's governor....
09:17 2019-07-14

New York coroner 'confident' Epstein's death was suicide: New York Times New York City's chief medical examiner is confident Jeffrey Epstein died by hanging himself in the jail cell where he was being held without bail on sex-trafficking charges, but is awaiting more infor...
05:00 2019-08-12

New York Magazine staffers learned company was getting sold in New York Times New York Magazine staffers were stunned to learn that their 51-year-old publication had been sold to Vox Media by reading about it in the New York Times, their union said Wednesday. Staffers were “dee...
03:34 2019-09-26

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07:00 2019-07-03

Judge Who Rejected P Chidambaram's Anticipatory Bail Request Retires On Friday Former finance minister P Chidambaram was denied protection from arrest today in the INX Media case with a Delhi High Court judge saying "the facts of the case prima facie reveal that the petitioner.....
17:00 2019-08-20

Bail Pleas Of 2 Accused In Extortion Case Involving Chinmayanand Rejected Chinmayanand Case: A local court on Thursday rejected bail applications of two accused in an extortion case involving former Union minister Chinmayanand....
01:51 2019-10-11

INX Media Case Updates: P Chidambaram's Pre-Arrest Bail Request Rejected Live Updates: The Supreme Court today refused to grant protection to Congress leader P Chidambaram over corruption allegations in the INX Media case, saying that the investigating agency, Enforcement....
10:34 2019-09-05

Union Challenge of Trump Executive Orders Rejected by Federal Court The court said unions representing federal government workers had to bring their case before a federal labor agency before turning to federal courts....
21:34 2019-07-16

Rejected Invite To Join Shiv Sena, Says Maharashtra Leader Of Opposition Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly Vijay Wadettiwar on Friday said he had rejected an invite from Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's personal assistant to join the ruling party....
05:34 2019-08-03

Antonio Brown rejected $2M settlement with woman who accused him of rape: report says Antonio Brown rejected a $2 million dollar settlement with Britney Taylor, his former Trainer who accused him of sexual assault on three occasions in 2017 and 2018, according to a report by ESPN's Jef...
23:00 2019-09-15

Tennis: Tomic's appeal against fine rejected, receives stinging rebuke Australian Bernard Tomic's appeal to overturn a fine for not playing to "required professional standards" at Wimbledon earlier this month has been denied in a stinging rebuke by the Grand Slam board....
10:34 2019-07-20

Victim advocates cheer as Pell appeal rejected: 'Hallelujah – proof there is a God' A dishevelled Cardinal George Pell momentarily bowed his head but his face gave little away as his appeal was dismissedCardinal George Pell loses appeal and likely to be stripped of Order of Australia...
06:34 2019-08-21

The EU's long, drawn-out trade deal with South America is at risk of being rejected The European Union and four South American countries put an end to 20 years of trade discussions last month, but it is not yet clear whether their deal will ever see the light of day....
09:34 2019-07-25

Billionaire Trump supporter says he rejected Biden's request for fundraising help in 2020 Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden on Monday appealed to a billionaire Republican donor for fundraising help in his presidential campaign. But the financier, Trump-supporting New York supermarket magnat...
19:34 2019-06-18

In accusing China of disinformation, Twitter and Facebook take on a role they’ve long rejected China pushed back against claims by Twitter and Facebook that the government had run disinformation operations aimed at the Hong Kong protests. The comments underscored the challenging of setting glob...
03:00 2019-08-21

Marvel apparently rejected an Art Spiegelman essay about fascism because of a Trump reference In an essay for The Guardian that went up this weekend, Maus creator Art Spiegelman dives into the so-called golden age of comics that occurred (depending on who you ask) at some point between the lat...
09:34 2019-08-19

Rajiv Gandhi Assassination: Nalini's Parole Extension Plea Rejected The Madras High Court on Thursday declined to extend parole of S. Nalini, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. She had sought extension till October 15 to complete the......
16:00 2019-09-12

Paper Round: Ronaldo wants Jose reunion at Juve, Man Utd’s Koulibaly bid rejected "Jose Mourinho to Juventus, Manchester United’s Kalidou Koulibaly bid, David de Gea to PSG and Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich. It’s Tuesday’s Paper Round."...
15:00 2019-05-21

Rouhani says he rejected U.S. offer to lift sanctions made in message to Europeans The United States sent a message to European leaders that it was willing to lift all sanctions on Iran, according to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who said he had rejected talks with Washington wh...
20:34 2019-09-27

Asaram's Plea For Early Hearing In Rape Case Rejected By Court A divison bench of the Rajasthan High Court on Monday turned down rape-accused Asaram's plea for an early hearing against his conviction in a sexual assault case....
22:00 2019-08-26

Brazil rejected millions in Amazon aid. Hours later, Bolsonaro hinted at a reversal Brazil has escalated its war of words with global powers over the Amazon fires, announcing it would reject $20 million in foreign aid before the country's president appeared to contradict his own repr...
23:00 2019-08-27

Elevation Of Gujarat High Court Judge Rejected By Centre, Say Sources A recommendation for the appointment of Justice Akil Kureshi of the Gujarat High Court as the Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court had been returned by the government, sources said. The Supreme....
23:34 2019-08-28

Yes, Vermont rejected single-payer healthcare because it cost so much, and Bernie Sanders hates it Bernie Sanders spent the first minute of his answer avoiding the question he was asked: Will the middle class face a tax hike under a Sanders administration? Finally, after being asked a second time, ...
03:51 2019-06-28

Maguire rejected colossal City contract to join United - Paper Round "Harry Maguire turned down £278,000 a week at Manchester City to join their rivals, Alexis Sanchez\u0027s massive contract is revealed, Adrian turned down an improved deal at West Ham and Jack Butland...
13:00 2019-08-16

Arnold Schwarzenegger conducts surprise AMA, reveals hilarious rejected Commando scene Earlier today, the first trailer for Terminator: Dark Fate dropped, featuring all the human vs. robot vs. maybe-sorta-robot action you’d expect. More importantly, the responsibility of uploading a lin...
01:51 2019-05-24

Virginia coach Tony Bennett on why he rejected raise in favor of building program Virginia wanted to give basketball coach Tony Bennett a raise after winning the national title. He instead wanted to give money to his assistants.       ...
00:17 2019-09-17

Congress’ challenge of U.S.-Mexico border wall funding rejected by federal judge A federal judge on Monday denied a House request to prevent President Donald Trump from tapping Defense Department money for his proposed border wall with Mexico, saying Congress lacked authority to s...
12:00 2019-06-04

Apple faces anti-trust probe in Russia over rejected parental control app Apple's removal of a parental control app has now made it the target of an anti-trust probe in Russia. The nation's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service (FAS) is investigating a complaint by Kasper...
19:34 2019-08-08

Desperately Broke Milo Yiannopoulos Tries to Break Into the World of Furries, Is Brutally Rejected Here is the best news I have personally read today: notorious far-right grifter and overall racist, misogynist, and general white supremacist Milo Yiannopoulos is trying to pivot to being a furry—but ...
21:17 2019-09-16

'Crackpot stuff': Coalition MPs' call for nuclear power inquiry rejected by Greens Sarah Hanson-Young says the Nationals who have raised nuclear energy are ‘lunatic cowboys’The Greens have labelled Coalition MPs pushing for an inquiry into nuclear power as “lunatic cowboys”, pledgin...
00:17 2019-06-05

Andrew McCabe Asks Justice Dept. Whether Grand Jury Rejected Charges The request was the latest development in the saga of Mr. McCabe, the former deputy F.B.I. director and a frequent target of President Trump’s who is now under criminal investigation....
21:34 2019-09-13

Education Department rejected 99 percent of applicants for student loan forgiveness program The U.S. Department of Education accepted just one percent of applications in the first year of a revamped student loan forgiveness program, according to a government watchdog report. ...
05:00 2019-09-09

Julio Torres’ greatest rejected SNL sketch involved Gal Gadot and a drunken blueberry creature For anyone who wishes Saturday Night Live would take some comic chances with premise, tone, and general ten-to-one weirdness rather than slapping that Trump wig on Alec Baldwin and calling it a night,...
19:34 2019-09-06

Plan for Straight Pride rally rejected – but California city offers alternative idea Organizers of a planned Straight Pride rally received some bad news from city officials in Modesto, Calif., on Friday. They will not be permitted to hold their event in a city park as planned on Aug. ...
11:34 2019-08-10

Rihanna says she rejected Super Bowl halftime performance because of Colin Kaepernick: ‘I couldn’t be a sellout’ Rihanna is setting the record straight on rumors she rebuffed the NFL last year when approached to perform during the Super Bowl LIII halftime show – a gig that Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Outkast’s Bi...
03:51 2019-10-10

Arnold's rejected Predator cameo was supposed to be a Force Awakens, Luke Skywalker kind of thing Although it’s since faded from view—like some sort of technologically advanced killing machine that pretty much nobody actually wanted to look at, as it happened to turn out—there was once a time when...
23:51 2019-07-13

Sen. Collins rejected Republican senator's offer to ditch Kavanaugh after Ford testimony, new book claims Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, refused to take part in a Senate Judiciary Committee Republican's proposal for the White House to abandon Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's nomination after his accu...
17:17 2019-07-10

Exclusive: Amid crisis, China rejected Hong Kong plan to appease protesters - sources Earlier this summer, Carrie Lam, the chief executive of Hong Kong, submitted a report to Beijing that assessed protesters' five key demands and found that withdrawing a contentious extradition bill co...
10:34 2019-08-30

Justice Dept. rejected investigation of Trump phone call just weeks after it began examining the matter Legal analysts say there was enough evidence to investigate the president for multiple crimes, but the department’s criminal division found insufficient cause....
08:34 2019-09-26

Liverpool Super Cup hero Adrian rejected improved contract to stay at West Ham, reveals Manuel Pellegrini Manuel Pellegrini has revealed West Ham offered Liverpool's Uefa Super Cup hero Adrian an improved contract in a bid to keep him at the London Stadium....
19:34 2019-08-16

Boris Johnson's leaked Brexit plan for Northern Ireland border checks rejected by the Irish as a 'non-starter' Charles McQuillan/Getty Images A leaked UK government proposal to erect customs posts in Northern Ireland after Brexit has been dubbed "non-starter" by Ireland's deputy prime minister. Under the pro...
11:00 2019-10-01

Aaron Ramsey rejected Unai Emery's advice to rest… and injury ended his Arsenal career prematurely Unai Emery has revealed Aaron Ramsey rejected medical advice to rest just days before suffering the hamstring injury which prematurely ended his Arsenal career....
01:51 2019-05-29

Yankees troll Red Sox with 'New York, New York' after eliminating Boston from AL East contention The Yankees eliminated the Red Sox from AL East contention and celebrated in the clubhouse with Frank Sinatra’s ‘New York, New York.’       ...
16:00 2019-09-10

New Chelsea signing Christian Pulisic 'rejected Man Utd because of Jose Mourinho' Chelsea starlet Christian Pulisic rejected the chance to join Manchester United because his father disliked Jose Mourinho, according to his former coach....
08:34 2019-08-20

Real Madrid deny Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to sleep at training ground was rejected Real Madrid have dismissed Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to stay at their Valdebebas training complex for the Champions League Final was rejected as 'completely false'....
17:34 2019-05-24

5G connected car plans get boost as EU Wi-Fi plans rejected Plans to make Wi-Fi industry standard for connected car technology within the EU have been dealt a blow after they were rejected by member states.As many as 21 member states have voted against the pro...
13:34 2019-07-08

Greenpeace steps up BP oil rig drilling protest Two more activists join protest on North Sea rig in Cromarty Firth as others appear in courtGreenpeace has escalated its protests against BP by putting two more activists on a North Sea rig in the Cro...
10:51 2019-06-14

Extinction Rebellion day of protest kicks off Protesters around the world are calling on governments and businesses to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Organizers promised a display of civil disobedience "five times larger" than a mass demon...
04:51 2019-10-07

Then and Now: 79 Days of Protest in Hong Kong It has been 79 days since an estimated one million people took to the streets of Hong Kong to join a protest that kicked off a summer of upheaval, and the movement shows little sign of abating. The pr...
11:00 2019-08-27

Thousands protest in Islamabad over Kashmir There is real anger in Pakistan over Kashmir and it will be a momentous task keeping the calm over an issue which has fuelled passions here for so many decades....
00:00 2019-08-10

Haiti braces for more upheaval after big protest Haitians braced for more upheaval on Saturday as opposition leaders, emboldened by a massive protest demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moïse, pledged to remain on the streets...
10:00 2019-10-05

What's next for Hong Kong's protest movement Global media coverage of petrol bombs, tear gas and street clashes in Hong Kong days before China wants to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China present Beij...
11:00 2019-09-25

Protest held against suspension of UK parliament People demonstrate at Parliament Square and outside Downing Street against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament.        ...
23:00 2019-08-29

| Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest Zimbabwean police have outlawed anti-government protests that had been scheduled to take place on Tuesday in Gweru, the country's third largest city, the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change...
21:00 2019-08-21

"This Must Stop", Says UN After Iraqi Protest Violence Kills Nearly 100 The United Nations urged Saturday an end to violence in Iraq, after five days of anti-government rallies marred by the killing of nearly 100 people, mainly protesters....
17:17 2019-10-06

Women In Switzerland Launch Massive Protest Against Pay Gap Several hundred thousand purple-clad protesters blowing whistles, banging pots and pans and brandishing feminist slogans filled the streets of Swiss towns and cities on Friday, as women across the......
05:51 2019-06-15

About 250 protest proposed new jails in Lower Manhattan About 250 people amassed in Chinatown on Sunday to protest the city’s plan to ditch Rikers Island in favor of new local jails in their neighborhoods. “We vote, and if they don’t do the right thing, we...
00:17 2019-10-07

LEADING OFF: Scherzer returns, Red Sox protest, Gallo out LEADING OFF: Scherzer returns to Washington rotation, Red Sox protest Tampa Bay's shifts, Texas slugger Gallo out       ...
09:51 2019-07-25

Three dead as Sudan police try to disperse protest A group of Sudanese doctors has said that security forces used live rounds on peaceful protesters. Demonstrators are demanding civilian rule, after a military council took over from ousted President O...
10:34 2019-06-03

RPT-Moscow braces for another election protest despite crackdown Thousands of Russians are expected to rally again in Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections despite a police crackdown and a refusal by authorities to meet protesters' demands....
14:34 2019-08-10

SPA: two killed as Sudanese military breaks up protest Sudanese security forces used live ammunition Monday to break up a sit-in protest against military rule, killing at least two people and wounding several others, a local professionals association said...
11:17 2019-06-03

Do or die: Extinction Rebellion's protest to end with fashion funeral ‘Die-in’ protesters demand industry takes climate crisis seriously while fashion council insists businesses are listeningNot long ago, high drama at London fashion week meant a battle over hemlines or...
19:00 2019-09-13

Police investigate after US flag removed during protest DENVER (AP) — Police say they will be reviewing any available video to help them identify protesters who trespassed and pulled down the American flag in front of an immigration detention center in sub...
02:00 2019-07-15

Hong Kong protest: Another day on the front lines Hong Kong’s summer has been defined by upheaval. Gigi, who is 16, has been a constant presence at anti-government demonstrations in the semiautonomous territory. She dons a helmet, goggles and respira...
02:34 2019-08-24

Spain: Thousands protest Catalan independence On Spain's national day, thousands of people demonstrating against Catalan independence marched through Madrid. It comes ahead of the verdict in the trial of leading Catalan separatists....
00:51 2019-10-13

Being hit and nearly run over made me risk arrest to protest Brexit Ana Telma Rocha became an instant social media sensation when she interrupted a Sky News reporter covering protests against the suspension of parliament to express how she felt about Brexit....
11:00 2019-09-01

Hawaiians protest giant telescope build Demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii's tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope. Scientists hope the telescope will help answer questions about the universe, but ...
02:51 2019-07-16

2 men get prison for Auschwitz slain sheep protest WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish court has sentenced two Belarusian men to prison for organizing a 2017 stunt in which young adults stripped naked at Auschwitz and chained themselves together to the ...
14:17 2019-05-28

Albanian opposition resume protest to oust PM Albanian opposition supporters rallied on Monday in their tenth national protest since February to pressure Prime Minister Edi Rama to quit over what they say is election fraud....
00:17 2019-07-09

Algerians protest over plan for swift elections Tens of thousands of protesters piled into the streets of the Algerian capital and other cities Friday, the 29th straight week of demonstrations, with many saying “no” to the powerful army chief’s cal...
18:34 2019-09-06

Native Hawaiian activists protest telescope Protesters gathered at the base of Hawaii's tallest mountain on Monday, trying to stop the construction of a giant telescope. Protesters say the telescope will desecrate sacred land. Supporters s...
11:51 2019-07-16

Kazakhstan updates tally of protest arrests to nearly 4,000 Kazakhstan's interior minister has updated the tally of arrests during protests before and after the presidential election earlier this month to nearly 4,000 people....
12:17 2019-06-18

Moscow votes in protest-shadowed election Residents of Russia’s capital have voted in a city council election shadowed by a wave of protests that saw the biggest demonstrator turnout in seven years and a notably violent police response...
20:00 2019-09-08

The GM Strike Isn’t Just About Higher Wages. It’s Also a Protest Against the Gig Economy Union members at General Motors have joined a national uptick in strikes, with Americans increasingly turning to collective action in the face of unstable employment practices. Unions have faced serio...
19:17 2019-09-17

Trump to Be Greeted by Pomp and Protest on U.K. Visit President Trump’s arrival in Britain for a state visit this week is expected to lay bare some of the uncertainties surrounding both Brexit and the U.K.’s security relations with the U.S....
17:34 2019-06-02

Russian opposition plans new protest despite over 1,000 arrests Russia's anti-Kremlin opposition said it was planning a nationwide protest next weekend despite police forcibly detaining over 1,000 people on Saturday for attending what they said was an illegal marc...
17:17 2019-08-04

Extinction Rebellion arrests near 1,300 after Billingsgate protest Activists say 28 people were arrested after trying to block access to London fish marketPolice have announced they have made almost 1,300 arrests of Extinction Rebellion protesters since Monday, as ac...
19:17 2019-10-12

China Says Lodged 'Solemn' Protest With US Over Huawei China berated the United States for "bullying" Huawei on Thursday as Panasonic joined a parade of foreign companies reviewing their ties with the telecom giant....
18:34 2019-05-23

Trump protest to take place during Portsmouth D-Day service Anti-Trump activists are planning a demonstration during a service in Portsmouth honouring those who lost their lives fighting for their country on D-Day....
15:34 2019-06-05

More than 20 arrested at Moscow protest after reporter freed MOSCOW (AP) — Police and hundreds of demonstrators are facing off in central Moscow at an unauthorized march against police abuse in the wake of the high-profile detention of a Russian journalist. Mor...
12:51 2019-06-12

Vast protest in Hong Kong against extradition law Critics say law will allow China to pursue political opponents and legitimise abductionHundreds of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in a vast protest against a proposed extra...
17:51 2019-06-09

12 arrested after protest at Pima County Jail TUCSON –Twelve protestors were arrested Wednesday night outside the Pima County Jail. Jail officials said they were protesting the arrest of Anthony Potter, who was arrested by University of Arizona P...
14:00 2019-08-16

Extinction Rebellion: 10 arrested at Dover protest Video showed handful of protesters sitting and lying down in front of long line of cars on A20Ten people have been arrested during an Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in Dover aimed at “blo...
20:51 2019-09-21

Thousands protest against new criminal code in Indonesia At least 40 injured in student protests over plans that include outlawing extramarital sexThousands of students have taken to the streets in Indonesia to protest against a “disastrous” draft criminal ...
01:34 2019-09-25

Unsettling, but Mansion House was not a violent protest As I joined the 350 or so guests arriving at the Lord Mayor of London's residence, at the Mansion House last night, there was little inkling of the disruption that was to come....
19:00 2019-06-21

AP photographer wounded as senator fires gun during protest An Associated Press photographer has been wounded in a shooting that erupted outside Haiti’s Senate when a governing party senator fired a pistol during a confrontation with opposition protesters...
01:00 2019-09-24

| Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his lawyers says....
02:51 2019-09-20

Youth staging ‘die in’ at CMHR for climate protest A group of young local activists will be 'dying' on the steps of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) on Friday afternoon as part of a global climate change protest....
20:51 2019-09-20

Factbox: What's next for Hong Kong's protest movement Global media coverage of petrol bombs, tear gas and street clashes in Hong Kong days before China wants to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China present Beij...
12:00 2019-09-24

Pensioners to protest against loss of free TV licence Pensioners across the country are planning to march on their local BBC offices later in protest against the corporation's plans to axe free TV licences for the over-75s....
07:00 2019-06-21

Hundreds of Algerians protest against proposed energy law Hundreds of Algerians protested in front of parliament on Sunday against proposed changes to the energy law that they say the caretaker government has no right to pass....
23:51 2019-10-13

| Thousands protest in Algiers despite tight security Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of the Algerian capital in defiance of a heavy security presence to demand the ouster of the country's army chief....
12:51 2019-09-21

Russian police detain more than 400 at protest over journalist Russian police detained more than 400 people, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow on Wednesday calling for punishment for police officers involved in the alleged fra...
17:00 2019-06-12

| 50 000 join anti-abortion protest in Slovakia Tens of thousands of anti-abortion protesters have rallied in the Slovak capital Bratislava against a law allowing terminations until the 12th week of pregnancy, which has been in force in the heavil...
19:00 2019-09-23

Abortion rights supporters protest in New Orleans Abortion rights supporters protest in New Orleans as lawmakers move to make abortions illegal in Louisiana. (May 23)        ...
06:17 2019-05-23

Twice in a week climate protest blocks DC traffic For the second time in a week, climate protesters blocked streets in Downtown Washington sporadically blocking intersections and halting traffic. (Sept. 27)        ...
06:34 2019-09-28

'A new Hawaiian Renaissance': how a telescope protest became a movement Demonstrators opposed to the building of a telescope on Mauna Kea, the state’s highest peak, have forged a communityOn Hawaii’s Big Island, a protest against a $1.4bn observatory on Mauna Kea, a moun...
04:34 2019-08-18

Russian police detain more than 500 at protest over journalist Russian police detained more than 500 people, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow on Wednesday calling for punishment for police officers involved in the alleged fra...
01:34 2019-06-13

Chinatown residents protest ‘tin can’ sculpture following Dog-Man fiasco Chinatown residents want to kick the city’s $1 million “tin can” art installation far down the road. A year after community barking killed a city-installed “Dog-Man” statue, officials are floating ano...
04:51 2019-07-21

More than 100 people protest in Tokyo against 2020 Olympics As Tokyo celebrated one year to go until the 2020 Olympics on Wednesday, at least 100 people gathered in the Japanese capital to protest the hosting of the Games....
17:51 2019-07-24

Nicaragua police quash opposition protest Protesters took to the streets in Nicaragua's capital, but were met with repression. Protests have been banned by authorities since last year, when an anti-government movement swept the nation....
12:00 2019-09-22

Donald Trump arrives in the UK to pomp and protest The US president has met with the British Royal family, but excacerbated a feud with the mayor of London after arriving in the UK. Trump has been accused of "entirely unacceptable interference" over B...
20:17 2019-06-03

Moscow: Thousands protest local election Tens of thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of central Moscow to protest the upcoming city council ballot. Independent and opposition candidates have been barred from running....
14:34 2019-08-11

At least 60 killed in Sudan crackdown, say protest groups Many demonstrators caught up in attack in Khartoum are still unaccounted forParamilitaries killed at least 60 people when they attacked pro-democracy protesters in Khartoum, civil society groups in Su...
15:34 2019-06-05

Hundreds Protest At Hong Kong Airport, Day After Shutdown Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters staged a new rally on Tuesday at Hong Kong's airport, a day after a massive demonstration there triggered a shutdown at the busy international travel hub....
12:34 2019-08-13

Kashmir city on lockdown after calls for protest march Posters in India-administered Srinagar urged people to defy ban on public gatheringsThe main city in Indian-administered Kashmir has been placed under lockdown following calls for residents to march e...
18:34 2019-08-23

| US ambassador flees teargas at Malawi election protest The US ambassador to Malawi was forced to hurriedly leave the main opposition party's headquarters as police fired teargas at protests outside over alleged election fraud, she told AFP....
20:00 2019-06-06

| Zimbabwe summons US envoy in protest over sanctions on diplomat Zimbabwe has summoned the US ambassador to Harare to protest US travel sanctions imposed on its envoy to Tanzania over his alleged role in a military crackdown that left six civilians dead last year....
13:34 2019-08-03

Students stage ‘die-in’ climate protest in German parliament BERLIN (AP) — Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a “die-in” to protest the government’s climate policies. About 20 of the st...
17:17 2019-06-04

| Trump blimp flies again as thousands protest UK visit Thousands have taken to the streets of central London to protest the visit of Donald Trump, with the infamous blimp of the US president once again flying outside the Houses of Parliament....
18:01 2019-06-04

Hong Kong lawyers protest proposed extradition law changes Hundreds of legal professionals dressed in black joined a silent march in Hong Kong on Thursday to protest proposed amendments to an extradition law that critics say would erode the territory's indepe...
20:51 2019-06-06

Prominent MIT professor resigns in protest over lab's links to Epstein Ethan Zuckerman announced he was leaving after it was revealed MIT Media Lab director took money from financierA prominent professor at the MIT Media Lab has announced he is resigning from the prestig...
03:00 2019-08-22

Hong Kong airport faces more protest turbulence Hong Kong braced for multiple anti-government demonstrations on Friday and a "stress test" of the airport this weekend, as weeks of protest in the Chinese-ruled city showed no signs of let-up amid ris...
11:00 2019-08-23

Hong Kong's summer of dissent: After five weeks of protest, where to next? For five weeks, Hong Kong has been rocked by large protests sparked by a proposed bill that would allow extradition to China, and the city's summer of dissent is showing no sign of abating....
21:00 2019-07-15

Chemical X’s protest against poverty: ‘Chanel’ tents on LA’s Skid Row British artist says his street project highlights gulf between wealth and povertyHe once made a £1m life-size sculpture of supermodel Cara Delevingne out of 7,000 ecstasy pills, to draw attention to t...
08:17 2019-06-09

Dozens Arrested at #JewsAgainstICE Protest at Amazon Store in NYC Jewish community groups protesting Amazon Web Service’s (AWS) cloud computing contracts with and other technical support for Immigration and Customs Enforcement say that dozens of their members were a...
08:00 2019-08-12

Aleksei Navalny Is Again Arrested in Russia Over Plans for Protest His detention came shortly after a demonstration on Saturday against the exclusion of most opposition-minded candidates from an election for the Moscow legislature in September....
14:51 2019-07-24

Indian celebrities protest attacks on dissent, minorities Dozens of Indian celebrities have asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and stop rising incidents of attacks on minorities, misuse of religion by Hindu hard-liners and intolerance against di...
17:51 2019-07-24

| China lashes 'clown' Horton for Sun podium protest Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's Sun Yang accelerated at the world championships....
08:51 2019-07-23

| Russian police detain hundreds at Moscow protest Russian police have detained hundreds of people attending a protest in the country's capital, Moscow, to demand free elections, according to a monitoring group....
10:34 2019-08-05

| Sudan forces arrest protest leaders who met Ethiopia PM Sudanese security forces have arrested two prominent rebels and an opposition leader, a day after they met the Ethiopian premier during his reconciliation mission to Khartoum, their aides have said....
16:34 2019-06-08

| WATCH | India to keep Kashmir lockdown for Eid on protest fears Indian authorities are expected to extend a military clampdown in Kashmir ahead of the Eid al-Adha festival on fears protests could break out over its stripping of the Muslim-majority region's autonom...
13:34 2019-08-12

Jaipur protest demands end to use of elephants to carry tourists About 100 animals transport visitors along kilometre-long cobbled path to the city’s iconic Amber FortAnimal rights protesters took to the streets on bicycles in the Indian city of Jaipur on Sunday, d...
21:34 2019-08-11

Woman says she was permanently disfigured by Portland police at protest Michelle Fawcett filed lawsuit after receiving severe chemical burns when police fired ‘flash bang’ rounds at a crowd last AugustA Portland woman is suing the city’s government for $250,000, and claim...
23:17 2019-08-05

Students stage 'die-in' climate protest in German parliament Students have disrupted a youth event in the German parliament, lying down in the chamber in a "die-in" to protest the government's climate policies....
21:17 2019-06-04

Jason Momoa joins protest against Hawaii telescope Protesters trying to stop construction of a giant telescope atop Hawaii's tallest mountain were visited by The Rock last week. This week, Aquaman stopped by....
01:17 2019-08-06

Russia moves to take baby away from opposition couple over protest Russian prosecutors on Tuesday said they had asked a court to strip an opposition-minded couple of their parental rights over their one-year-old son after they took him to an unauthorized anti-Kremlin...
15:34 2019-08-06

Crowds descend on Liberia's capital to protest president Witnesses say scores of demonstrators are descending on Liberia's capital to protest former soccer star-turned-President George Weah and the West African country's economic woes....
16:51 2019-06-07

Russia demands Google take action over protest videos Russia's media oversight agency has demanded Google take action to stop the spread of information about illegal mass protests. Thousands of its YouTube channels livestreamed one of Russia's biggest de...
22:00 2019-08-12

Puerto Ricans gather for protest to expel governor Puerto Ricans gathered for one of the biggest protests ever seen in the US territory, as irate islanders pledged to drive Gov. Rosselló from office.        ...
21:00 2019-07-22

Anti-ICE protest in Portland leads to at least a dozen arrests At least a dozen anti-ICE protesters were arrested in Portland, Ore., on Friday after blocking a driveway to the local office of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement....
09:17 2019-08-03

For Amazon workers in Minnesota, Prime Day means protest One hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
16:51 2019-07-15

All Germans urged to wear kippah in protest against antisemitism Call for solidarity follows warning that Jews wearing cap face abuse and attacksGermans of all faiths and none are being urged to wear kippah skullcaps on Saturday as a symbol of solidarity with the J...
17:17 2019-05-31

Walmart employees stage a walkout to protest gun sales White-collar employees in California and Oregon say they want the retailer to stop selling firearms and ammunition, after a mass shooting in an El Paso store left 22 people dead....
04:00 2019-08-08

Thousands protest in Indian Kashmir over new status despite clampdown Indian police used tear gas and pellets to fight back at least 10,000 people protesting Delhi's withdrawal of special rights for Muslim-majority Jammu and Kashmir state in its main city of Srinagar on...
23:00 2019-08-09

Mass Hong Kong protest against 'evil' extradition law Hundreds of thousands of protestors have taken to the streets of Hong Kong in a final bid to block a law it is feared could be used by China to make critics "disappear"....
17:34 2019-06-09

Several people detained in waste dump protest in Russia MOSCOW (AP) — Activists say Russian police have detained several environmentalists who were protesting against the construction of a waste dump in the country’s northwest. Nearly 100 protesters ...
15:01 2019-06-05

Hungarians protest over government overhaul of academic bodies Hungarians took to the streets of central Budapest on Sunday to protest plans to overhaul the country's leading scientific research body, which they see as part of a wider government attempt to curb a...
20:34 2019-06-02

Russia summons U.S. diplomat in Moscow in protest over visa row Russia summoned a representative of the U.S. embassy in Moscow on Thursday to issue a protest after U.S. officials alleged Russia had refused visas to teachers at an international school in Moscow, th...
18:34 2019-07-18

Hundreds Protest in Indian-Controlled Kashmir After Crackdown (NEW DELHI) — Hundreds of people have held a street protest in Indian-controlled Kashmir as India’s government assured the Supreme Court that the situation in the disputed region is being ...
00:34 2019-08-17

BJP Lawmakers Sleep Over At Karnataka Assembly To Protest "Bias" Karnataka BJP chief BS Yeddyurappa staged a night-long protest along with party lawmakers in the state assembly on Thursday, alleging that the Congress-Janata Dal Secular (JDS) government was trying.....
22:34 2019-07-18

Hawaiians protest giant telescope on holy mountain Protesters have demanded that state authorities scrap plans to build a billion-dollar telescope on "sacred space." But Hawaii's governor has refused and instead expanded powers for police to "ensure p...
23:17 2019-07-18

Zimbabwe police ban opposition protest planned for Monday Zimbabwe police have banned an anti-government demonstration planned for Monday by the country's main opposition party in the city of Bulawayo, saying it would likely result in "public disorder"....
17:34 2019-08-18

Sudan 'on verge of civil war', protest leader warns One of the most senior protest leaders in Sudan has told Sky News the country is on the verge of descending into civil war, with regular army officers preparing to march on the capital Khartoum in sup...
22:34 2019-06-03

European band pulls out of Lebanon festival in protest European rock band Within Temptation says it is cancelling its concert at a Lebanese music festival in solidarity with a local group whose show was pulled from the program under pressure from Christia...
17:17 2019-08-04

Moscow Election Protest Attracts Enormous Crowd MOSCOW — Tens of thousands of people rallied in central Moscow for the third consecutive weekend to protest the exclusion of opposition and independent candidates from the Russian capital’...
17:00 2019-08-10

Hundreds arrested as Kazakhs protest against 'rigged' election Little change expected despite Nursultan Nazarbayev stepping down after 30 years in power Hundreds of people have been arrested in Kazakhstan while protesting against a stage-managed election that the...
21:17 2019-06-09

Building set on fire in protest against China's CNPC in Peru A building in a northern Peruvian town was set on fire on Friday in a protest against China National Petroleum Corp that devolved into clashes between police and demonstrators who want the company to ...
07:00 2019-08-17

'Boris blimp' takes to the London skies in pro-EU protest Opponents of Britain's exit from the EU hoisted a "Boris blimp" portraying the UK's likely next prime minister as a crying child as they demonstrated outside parliament on Saturday....
18:34 2019-07-20

India starts to ease restrictions in Kashmir after protest Residents of Kashmir can again use their landline phones after Indian authorities eased restrictions imposed as part of a lockdown earlier this month. The lockdown was put in place to avoid a violent ...
03:00 2019-08-18

Sudan protest leaders reject talks after 60 die in crackdown Sudan's protest leaders have rejected the offer of talks with the country's military rulers after 60 people reportedly died in a violent security crackdown....
18:00 2019-06-05

Pro-democracy activists protest at Hong Kong airport Pro-democracy protesters are demonstrating at Hong Kong’s airport even as the city sought to reassure visitors of their welcome despite the increasing levels of violence surrounding the 2-month-old pr...
10:00 2019-08-09

Thousands rally in Romania on anniversary of violent protest Tens of thousands of protesters rallied peacefully against the ruling Social Democrat government in the capital, Bucharest, on Saturday on the one-year anniversary of a violent protest where riot poli...
01:00 2019-08-11

Zimbabwe’s civil servants protest pay as inflation hits 176% Representatives of Zimbabwe’s government workers Tuesday protested against what they called “slave salaries” as inflation almost doubled to 176%, a decade high that highlights the country’s rapidly de...
16:34 2019-07-16

Thousands protest Trump's UK state visit Thousands of protesters greeted President Donald Trump's U.K. visit with anger and British irony Tuesday, crowding London's government district while the president met Prime Minister Theresa...
17:17 2019-06-04

Moscow court allows opposition candidate to run after protest: TASS The Moscow city court cancelled a decision by an election commission to bar a Russian opposition candidate, Sergei Mitrokhin, from running in a municipal election in September, TASS news agency report...
18:34 2019-08-13

Nazarbayev ally set to win Kazakh vote as hundreds protest Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the interim president of Kazakhstan hand-picked by veteran leader Nursultan Nazarbayev as his successor, will confirm his position on Sunday in an election triggered by Nazarbay...
12:17 2019-06-09

Thousands protest against Trump in London but fewer than last year Thousands of people protested in central London on Tuesday against U.S. President Donald Trump's pomp-laden state visit to Britain, but numbers were well down on the tens of thousands who gathered to ...
15:51 2019-06-04

Maduro halts talks with opposition to protest US sanctions Venezuela’s government says it will not attend a planned round of talks with the opposition this week to protest the Trump administration’s freezing of its assets in the U.S....
06:00 2019-08-08

Russian opposition plans new election protest despite crackdown Thousands of Russian opposition protesters were expected to try and rally again in Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections despite a sweeping police crackdown and ban on the event....
04:00 2019-08-03

Dismantling of gothic bridge met with protest and dismay in Belgium After years of argument workers have begun taking apart Tournai’s Bridge of HolesThe dismantling of Tournai’s gothic Bridge of Holes to make room for larger boats down the Scheldt river has been met w...
20:17 2019-08-02

Australian swimmer in podium protest against Chinese rival Australian swimmer Mack Horton has reignited his feud with Chinese swimming star Sun Yang -- and most of China -- by refusing to share the podium with his longtime rival....
13:00 2019-07-22

By Banning Protest Signs, MLS Is Trying To Lobotomize The Fandom It Asked For MLS and its clubs are currently embroiled in a fight against their own supporters over what the league claims are violations of its anti-politics rules. Over the last two weeks, multiple fans in multi...
13:00 2019-08-21

| Puerto Ricans launch massive protest against governor Hundreds of thousands of angry protesters blocked the main road in Puerto Rico's capital in the largest demonstration yet seeking the resignation of the US territory's embattled governor....
23:00 2019-07-23

Rebecca Solnit: 'Every protest shifts the world's balance' Two hundred years after the Peterloo massacre, which led to the founding of the Manchester Guardian, protest is shaping our political moment. Where do we go from here?Scale it up and it’s revolution; ...
12:00 2019-06-01

NYC protest held against teen vaping after CDC expresses concerns Protesters of teen vaping began to march Tuesday outside JUUL offices in New York City, days after a U.S. government agency announced it was looking into lung illnesses possibly associated with the pr...
06:00 2019-08-21

Sudan’s military blames protest leaders for escalation KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s ruling military blames the protest movement for an escalation as the second day of the opposition’s general strike kicks in. The protesters have been trying ...
11:51 2019-06-10

Red Sox protest gutting loss to Rays after substitution chaos Sometimes, the charms of baseball’s rules mean that you get one pitch in 21 minutes because the umpires are quibbling over whether a substitution is legal. Here’s what the Rays tried to do...
22:34 2019-07-24

Amazon Prime Day means protest for workers in Minnesota One-hundred employees, many of them East African Muslim immigrants, plan to walk off the job as part of one of the largest Amazon strikes among U.S. workers....
05:00 2019-07-17

Rays beat Red Sox 3-2 as Boston files protest over lineup Charlie Morton struck out 11 over seven innings and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep by beating David Price and Boston 3-2 in a game that the Red Sox protested.     &...
00:01 2019-07-25

Hawaii officials say they want peaceful end to protest over giant telescope Thirty Meter Telescope to be built on state’s highest peakMore than 1,000 activists fight development on Mauna KeaOfficials in Hawaii said on Friday they will not call up additional national guard tro...
18:51 2019-07-20

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth demonstrators Friday in a protest and march outside the White House to demand action by the U.S. government on climate change. (Sept. 13...
06:00 2019-09-14

Across the globe, millions join biggest climate protest ever Young and old alike took to the streets in an estimated 185 countries to demand actionMillions of people demonstrated across the world yesterday demanding urgent action to tackle global heating, as th...
12:17 2019-09-21

Thousands Of UP Farmers Stopped On Way To Delhi, Hold Sit-In Protest The farmers, who have been on a 'pad yatra' from Sahranpur on September 11under the banner of Rashtriya Kisan Sangh,started their march from Noida's Transport Nagar this morning after the talks......
13:17 2019-09-21

Students lead climate change protest in Atlanta Students and activists rallied outside of the Georgia state capitol in Atlanta, calling for lawmakers to take drastic action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. (Sept. 20)     ...
15:17 2019-09-21

Thousands gather in Tbilisi for protest against Georgian government Thousands of people gathered in the center of Georgian capital Tbilisi on Friday for a protest against the government and ruling Georgian Dream Party, three months after the brutal dispersal of an ant...
18:17 2019-09-21

Bizarre sit-down protest during promotion play-off in Argentina – video San Jorge de Tucaman players held a sit-down protest during a match against Alvarado de Mar del Plata in the second match of a promotion play-off in Argentina. The players protested against what they ...
00:51 2019-06-28

New Lawsuit Calls Louisiana's Pipeline Protest Law 'Unconstitutional' In Louisiana, pipeline opponents are fighting a law they say hinders their ability to practice free speech. A lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court Wednesday challenges an anti-protest law that cou...
03:34 2019-05-24

Teamsters protest Rocket Mortgage Classic for better wages A union leader says seven employees at the Detroit Golf Club are willing to strike at the start of the Rocket Mortgage Classic if they don't get a new contract       ...
21:51 2019-06-27

| 'We the People March': Protest in DC to 'hold Trump accountable' Demonstrators have marched through Washington, DC to protest against the policies of US President Donald Trump's administration and demand accountability from politicians....
19:00 2019-09-22

Prague sees its biggest protest since the fall of communism. Here's why The protest gathered more than 250,000 people, according to media reports, making it the largest show of anger among the general public since the 1989 Velvet Revolution which brought down Communism in...
20:34 2019-06-27

Thai judge attempts suicide in protest over interference A suicide attempt by a judge in Thailand who accused his superiors of interfering with his verdicts has highlighted questions about judicial independence and fairness...
10:00 2019-10-05

Hundreds detained in Moscow protest over journalist’s case Hundreds were detained in Moscow as they marched to protest actions by police who arrested an investigative journalist on drug charges that later were dropped when the government admitted there was no...
18:34 2019-06-12

Ethics case dropped against judge over execution protest LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas disciplinary panel has dismissed an ethics case against a judge who faced the possibility of removal from the bench for participating in an anti-death penalty demo...
20:17 2019-06-12

McDonald's workers protest workplace violence McDonald's workers in Chicago say they feel unsafe at work after witnessing gunfire and other acts of violence inside their restaurants. They protested outside a South Side store on Wednesday. (M...
06:17 2019-05-23

The Latest: Indigenous from Amazon protest Brazil leader Weeks after Brazil drew global concern over a spike in fires in the Amazon rainforest, around 200 people gathered for the climate strike in downtown Rio de Janeiro...
03:17 2019-09-21

Thousands gather in Madrid to protest violence against women Thousands of protesters gathered in central Madrid on Friday to draw attention to domestic violence in a year when over 40 women have been recorded so far as having been killed by their partner or ex-...
22:51 2019-09-20

Sudan talks resume as protest strike suspended Sudan's military council and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council. The opposition alliance has also decided to suspend its campaign of civil disobed...
09:51 2019-06-12

Munich gallery protest did not end in eviction, asserts Ai Weiwei Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has denied being ‘thrown out’ of a Munich gallery after protesting with staff fearing layoffs. Media had shown Ai in debate with Bernhard Spies, commercial director of the cit...
04:00 2019-09-15

Overnight Protest At BHU After Sex Accused Professor Returns To Class A large group of students of Banaras Hindu University have been sitting in protest on the campus since Saturday night against the reinstatement of a professor, who was suspended last year over alleged...
06:00 2019-09-15

Extinction Rebellion co-founder arrested at Heathrow protest Group said that Roger Hallam had been apprehended for the second time in three daysOne of Extinction Rebellion’s co-founders has been arrested for the second time in three days after trying to fly a d...
08:00 2019-09-15

Munich gallery protest did not end in eviction, Ai Weiwei asserts Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has denied being "thrown out" of a Munich gallery after protesting with staff fearing layoffs. Media had shown Ai debating with Bernhard Spies, commercial director of the Haus...
01:00 2019-09-16

Doctors in Zimbabwe protest after union leader goes missing HARARE – Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors protested in central Harare on Monday over the disappearance of the leader of their union, but riot police blocked them from marching to President Emmerso...
20:51 2019-09-16

Israelis protest proposed Netanyahu immunity bills Tens of thousands of Israelis gathered in the central city of Tel Aviv, protesting proposed legislation granting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immunity from prosecution on a series of corruption c...
00:00 2019-05-26

Opponents of Hong Kong extradition law plan another protest HONG KONG (AP) — Opponents of a proposed extradition law plan a protest Monday as Hong Kong marks the anniversary of the former British colony’s handover to China, and police said they were taki...
15:34 2019-06-29

Iran-backed militia says it participated in embassy protest BAGHDAD (AP) — An official with an Iran-backed militia says members of his group comprised the majority of protesters outside the Bahrain embassy in the Iraqi capital that was attacked this week. But ...
15:34 2019-06-29

UK police charge climate activist over Heathrow protest British police said on Monday they had charged a climate-change activist who last week attempted to disrupt Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow....
10:51 2019-09-17

NYC says 1.1M students can attend climate strike protest without punishment School districts across the country are debating whether to follow New York City’s lead after it allowed its students to participate in Friday’s global youth climate strikes without punishment....
01:51 2019-09-18

Pride and protest: Stonewall rally to look back and ahead Activists from around the world will rally in New York's Greenwich Village on Friday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the birth of the LGBTQ movement and decry a wave of Trump administration polic...
14:17 2019-06-28

Poland’s top filmmakers protest festival admission rules Poland’s top filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation’s prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn...
13:17 2019-09-19

Protest at Oregon Capitol as climate bill stalls Hundreds of people rallied Thursday at the Statehouse in Oregon to show support for Republican Senators who walked out to block a climate change bill. (June 27)        ...
05:17 2019-06-28

Russia Police Detain More Than 400 At Moscow Journalist Protest Russian police detained more than 400 people, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow on Wednesday calling for punishment for police officers involved in the alleged......
20:51 2019-06-12

| Argentina's women protest for legal abortion, against violence Thousands of Argentine protesters flooded the streets of Buenos Aires in a show of force for the abortion rights movement, and to denounce violence against women....
13:34 2019-06-04

JPMorgan shareholders approve bank's executive pay with protest JPMorgan Chase & Co said on Tuesday that only 71.64 percent of shareholders voted to approve its executive compensation packages, marking a rare instance of criticism over the bank's top leaders pay....
19:51 2019-05-21

Basketball's NBA under fire in China, at home over HK protest tweet The National Basketball Association (NBA) came under fire on Monday for its response to a tweet by a Houston Rockets official in support of Hong Kong protests for democracy, the latest overseas busine...
11:51 2019-10-07

French conservatives protest bill allowing IVF for lesbians PARIS — Several thousand conservative activists of all ages marched through Paris on Sunday to protest a French bill that would give lesbian couples and single women access to in vitro fertilization a...
00:51 2019-10-08

Bolivians protest over lithium deal with German company Locals are demanding more benefits from a planned German lithium project. The raw material is key to expanding battery cell production for electric cars....
11:17 2019-10-08

The Latest: Dissident joins protest after prison release HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Joshua Wong, a leader in Hong Kong’s 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, headed ...
10:17 2019-06-17

Scores protest outside Florida detention center for kids Clutching signs and umbrellas against a drenching downpour, scores of people protested Sunday outside a South Florida facility that has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant chi...
05:51 2019-06-17

Bosnians protest against migrant influx in border town Several hundred Bosnians protested on Sunday against an influx of migrants in the western border town of Bihac, warning of security and health risks from thousands sleeping rough....
03:17 2019-06-17

Lyondell workers protest union leader's suspension -USW Workers at Lyondell Basell Industries protested outside the company's Houston refinery on Thursday against the suspension of a local union president in a dispute about safety practices, a United Steel...
22:51 2019-10-10

Man Climbs On Plane In London Climate Protest As Over 1,000 Arrested A protester lay on top of a plane while another forced a jet to turn around on the runway as climate change activists descended on London City Airport on Thursday, causing some flight disruption as......
08:17 2019-10-11

The Latest: Hong Kongers, in black, jam streets in protest HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong against an extradition bill (all times local): 3 p.m. Thousands of Hong Kong residents, mostly in black, have jammed streets and subway stations to...
12:34 2019-06-16

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president's re-election Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won re-election in last month's poll, an official count showed on Tuesday, throwing the spotlight on his opponent who refused to concede as his supporters ...
14:38 2019-05-21

Germany: Thousands protest Turkish operation in Syria Germany has the largest Kurdish diaspora in the world. Kurds and supporters there rallied against Turkey's incursion into Syria that threatens to unleash a humanitarian disaster and squash Kurdish aut...
00:51 2019-10-13

'We will make this international': Adani protest to go global, says Bob Brown Former Greens leader says coalmine greenlight is not the end of the environmental battle Former Greens leader Bob Brown is undeterred in his campaign to stop the Adani coal mine in central Queensland,...
10:00 2019-06-15

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's road map for peace Ukrainian protesters have accused President Volodymyr Zelenskiy of surrendering to Russia with his plan for local elections in the pro-Russian separatist east. The region has faced five years of viole...
04:51 2019-10-07

Thousands protest Ukraine leader's roadmap for peace Ukrainian protesters have accused President Volodymyr Zelenskiy of surrendering to Russia with his plan for local elections in the pro-Russian separatist east. The region has faced five years of viole...
20:17 2019-10-06

Former Cambridge Analytica CEO cancels ad conference interview after protest The former Cambridge Analytica executive Alexander Nix has pulled out of an appearance at the largest advertising industry conference in the world after criticism from the industry. Nix was due to be ...
19:00 2019-06-19

Catalonia: 12,000 people protest arrest of alleged terrorists Catalan separatists claim national authorities are trying to manufacture "a violent narrative" in the movement. Tensions are high ahead of a ruling against 12 leaders of a failed secession bid....
09:34 2019-09-29

Moscow rally draws 9,000 people: protest monitor A Moscow rally to demand the release of protesters had drawn 9,000 people on Sunday as of 1200 GMT and more people were arriving, a Russian protest monitor, White Counter, said on Twitter....
16:00 2019-09-29

Fresh protest draws Russians out against Kremlin 'repression' Around 20,000 people rallied in central Moscow demanding the release of political prisoners. Several opposition activists are in jail after a summer of protests that sparked a harsh crackdown on disse...
21:00 2019-09-29

How to Protest Human Rights Abuses at U.S. Detention Centers Many of us are feeling some combination of despair, outrage, and shock at reports of the conditions at the U.S. southern border. It’s devastating to learn that our government is separating children fr...
20:17 2019-06-21

| WATCH: The morning after Hong Kong's violent protest Rubbish is strewn across Hong Kong's city centre in the morning after violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police a day earlier. WATCH NOW....
08:34 2019-06-13

Egyptian protest anger 'justified,' rights activist says President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's regime has responded to recent anti-government protests with a wave of arrests. Human rights activist Gamal Eid tells DW that the state "must apologize" for its oppre...
05:00 2019-10-02

French Police Protest en Masse: ‘It’s About the Lack of Respect’ About 27,000 French police officers demonstrated, according to union officials, driven by frustration over working conditions, public image and a wave of suicides this year....
03:34 2019-10-03

Thousands protest in Georgia against Russian politician in parliament Demonstrators attempted to force their way into the Georgian parliament Thursday in protest against the appearance of a Russian politician in the government building....
13:17 2019-06-21

‘Just Give Us a Country’: Thousands in Iraq Protest Corruption At least 14 people have been confirmed dead after people took to the streets to express frustration about poor public services, graft and unemployment....
02:34 2019-10-04

Thousands protest mask ban as HK leader toughens stance Defiant masked protesters rampaged, police fired tear gas, and a teen was wounded by gunfire hours after Hong Kong’s embattled leader invoked rarely used emergency powers to ban masks at rallies to qu...
22:00 2019-10-04

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president’s re-election Indonesia’s General Election Commission (KPU) confirmed unofficial counts by private pollsters in the April 17 election, giving Widodo a 55.5 percent share of votes against 44.5 percent for Prab...
23:17 2019-05-21

A Brief History of Protest in Post-Handover Hong Kong Demonstrations in Hong Kong over the past two weeks have been recognized as likely the largest in the city’s history. Sparked by a proposal to amend extradition laws to allow suspects to be tran...
12:34 2019-06-20

| UPDATE | Iraq protest death toll nears 100 The death toll from mass protests in Baghdad and cities across southern Iraq rose to 93 on Saturday as the unrest entered its fifth day, parliament's human rights commission said....
12:00 2019-10-05

Police across country put on standby for London’s million-plus protest day Met may call on officers from across England and Wales on Saturday 19 October for People’s Vote march and finale of Extinction Rebellion actionPolice forces in England and Wales are on standby for wha...
13:17 2019-10-13

Thousands in Berlin protest Iran's political repression Opponents of Iran's theocratic government have rallied in Berlin to protest the country's human rights record. They urged potential investors not to support the regime and said the West should not dea...
03:51 2019-07-07

Activists protest killing of Ethiopian Israeli teenager Solomon Teka, a 19-year-old Israeli of Ethiopian origin, was shot dead by an off-duty police officer on Sunday in a town near Haifa. The teenager's killing stoked accusations of racism and police brut...
01:34 2019-07-04

Thousands protest Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown Thousands of people took to the streets Saturday to protest British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament earlier in the week....
05:51 2019-09-01

Hundreds Of Russians Protest, Demand Free Elections Hundreds of people took to the streets of central Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections to the Russian capital's city legislature, defying a ban which has been enforced with violent detentions.....
01:34 2019-09-01

Trinamool Lawmakers Protest Against Disinvestment In Rajya Sabha Trinamool Congress members in Rajya Sabha on Monday sought to disrupt proceedings of the House by entering the well and raising slogans to protest disinvestment of public sector companies....
14:34 2019-07-08

Israelis of Ethiopian descent protest over police shooting Thousands of Israelis of Ethiopian descent and their supporters staged sit-down protests at major road junctions throughout the country on Tuesday after a member of the immigrant community was shot de...
00:51 2019-07-03

Nicaragua frees 56 imprisoned protest leaders under new amnesty law Nicaragua said on Tuesday it had released 56 political prisoners under a new law that frees people who were arrested in recent anti-government protests, while protecting police and others who violentl...
21:51 2019-06-11

Amazon workers are reportedly planning a Prime Day protest Amazon employees in Minnesota are reportedly planning a strike on Prime Day this year, as the company is promoting its faster delivery options but not giving its workers enough credit, they say....
18:00 2019-07-08

Relatives of Passengers Killed in Boeing 737 Max Crash Protest in D.C. Families of the passengers who died in one of the Boeing 737 Max crashes lobbied Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Tuesday to slow what they consider a rush to let the plane fly again. Two of th...
09:34 2019-09-11

Hundreds of cyclists stage 'die-in' protest in central London Mock funeral procession highlights impact of cars and demands funding for cyclist safetyHundreds of cyclists took part in a staged funeral procession in central London on Saturday before performing a ...
15:34 2019-09-08

Hong Kong police arrest six at Kowloon protest Police arrested six people during a demonstration in one of Hong Kong's most popular tourist areas on Sunday, where thousands of protesters sought to raise awareness among mainland Chinese visitors ab...
04:17 2019-07-08

| Thousands protest in Myanmar over toddler rape case Thousands of protesters marched in Yangon on Saturday as outrage over the rape of a two-year-old spilled onto the streets following a viral online campaign in a case that has left Myanmar society reel...
09:34 2019-07-07

Dozens detained in anti-government protest in Kazakhstan More than 100 people detained at anti-government rallies in Kazakhstan amid continuing wave of public discontent over perceived orchestrated handover of power...
19:00 2019-07-06

Video prompts Bosnians to protest judicial corruption SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnians are protesting outside the country’s top judicial body after a secretly recorded video emerged of its head appearing to take bribes through a middlem...
16:00 2019-05-29

Venezuelans protest after UN report alleges deaths and cover-ups On Venezuela's national Independence Day, rival demonstrations kicked off in the capital city Caracas, fueled by a new UN report describing political detentions and thousands of extrajudicial killings...
22:34 2019-07-05

Workers protest and strike as Amazon doubles Prime Day Amazon warehouse workers around the world are protesting and striking today to demand fairer working conditions as the company begins its Prime Day sales promotion....
17:17 2019-07-15

Tiny Irish village to welcome Trump with pride, not protest In a small corner of Ireland's west coast Donald Trump means jobs. And the locals are getting ready to line the street with the Stars and Stripes to express their gratitude when he visits next week....
18:51 2019-05-29

Greenpeace continues anti-drilling protest on BP North Sea oil rig Oil firm accused of hypocrisy by claiming it accepts Paris agreement while still drillingTwo more Greenpeace climate protesters have climbed onboard a North Sea oil rig the environmental campaign grou...
13:34 2019-06-11

ICE is on the hunt for a new DevOps company thanks to a software engineer’s protest Open-source technology company Chef has finally decided having a relationship with the US government isn’t worth alienating the developer’s community it thrives on. After spending nearly a week defend...
01:00 2019-09-24

Mexican police protest absorption into new National Guard Under Mexico's new National Guard, federal police officers fear they will lose pay and seniority benefits. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador created the new agency to combat gang violence....
15:51 2019-07-04

Hong Kong Police arrest 12 for July 1 protest Hong Kong police said Wednesday they have arrested 12 people in connection to Monday's protest when the Legislative Council was broken into and vandalized....
10:34 2019-07-04

Thousands protest against Boris Johnson's parliament shutdown Crowds march, wave banners and chant ‘stop the coup’ in cities across UKProrogation protests across the UK – latest updatesTens of thousands of demonstrators are taking to the streets across Britain a...
15:34 2019-08-31

Handmaid’s Tale comes to life with JCOPE protest in Albany The Handmaid’s Tale came to life for a protest in Albany. Two demonstrators dressed in red cloaks and white bonnets brought a fictional twist to the normally staid monthly meeting of the state J...
22:00 2019-09-11

Extinction Rebellion to take over Manchester street in climate protest XR says 750 people will occupy Deansgate in protest at city’s climate crisis contradictionsHundreds of climate protesters plan to occupy one of Manchester’s busiest streets for four days this weekend ...
18:34 2019-08-28

The Latest: San Francisco parade halted by protest of police NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on parades and marches throughout the country celebrating Pride (all times local): 6:55 p.m. The San Francisco parade was stopped for nearly an hour when demonstrators linke...
10:34 2019-07-01

Protest in Madrid as conservatives suspend ban on most polluting cars Thousands protested in Madrid on Saturday against the suspension of curbs on polluting cars by the new conservative city hall, raising fears that environmental rollbacks seen in the United States may ...
23:17 2019-06-29

Tens of thousands protest army rule in Sudan Tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Sudan’s capital and elsewhere in the country calling for civilian rule nearly three months after the army forced out long-ruling autocrat O...
18:51 2019-06-30

| WATCH | 1 000 trucks stranded in Mali roads protest More than 1 000 trucks loaded with merchandise were blocked at the entrance to Mali's capital Bamako on the fourth day of protests against the poor state of the country's roads....
08:00 2019-08-29

Tens of Thousands Protest Military Rule in Sudan KHARTOUM, Sudan — Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Sudan’s capital and elsewhere in the country on Sunday calling for civilian rule nearly three months after the army...
20:51 2019-06-30

Thousands protest in Sudan, demanding civilian rule Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Sudan's capital Khartoum on Sunday in the largest mass demonstration since the deadly crackdown on a pro-democracy sit-in earlier in June....
13:17 2019-07-01

Kim Basinger joins protest against the dog meat trade in Seoul One animal rights activist holds a dead puppy outside South Korea's Parliament in the capital Seoul Friday, calling for an end to the dog meat industry....
14:17 2019-07-12

| Troops deploy as Sudan braces for mass protest Troops deployed Sunday in Sudan's capital ahead of a planned mass protest against the country's ruling generals, amid international calls for restraint to prevent a new crackdown on demonstrators....
13:51 2019-06-30

Violent protest erupts in capital of Indonesia's Papua Protesters in Indonesia's easternmost region of Papua set buildings ablaze in the provincial capital Jayapura on Thursday, forcing the state power firm to cut off electricity in some districts, state ...
10:34 2019-08-30

Mets are in a race and all that comes with it Here is the difference between an afternoon of fun and an afternoon of fury: A simple flick of the wrists, a baseball colliding with the beefy part of a bat, then soaring off toward the distant M&M’s ...
07:34 2019-09-13

The Race to Zero Commissions While commission-free trading is a victory for online brokerages that aimed to open up investing to the masses, it could also make the firms a victim of their own success....
15:34 2019-10-05

Quintana: I can still win race "Nairo Quintana insists he can still win La Vuelta despite leaking over three minutes to race leader Primoz Roglic in the Stage 10 time trial on Tuesday."...
09:00 2019-09-04

If You Win This Race, You Get to Keep the Track In the town of Brandon, South Dakota, there’s a race track with a recent history that’s about as incoherent as whatever you just read on Facebook. It was bought a few years ago, remodeled, listed for ...
02:34 2019-06-21

Trash piles up as residents in this city protest ‘hazardous’ landfill SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Uncollected trash is piling up on the streets of the southern Bosnian city of Mostar — one of the Balkan nation’s main tourist destinations — since residents begun block...
00:51 2019-06-19

Brazilians stage general strike to protest pension overhaul Thousands of people filled the streets of Brazil's main cities Friday, and schools, banks and some public transportation shut down, as Brazilians angry over a pension reform and budget cuts held the f...
08:00 2019-06-15

Police fire tear gas as thousands in Malawi protest election BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Police in Malawi have fired tear gas at some protesters as thousands demonstrate in major cities over last month’s disputed election. Thursday’s confrontation in Bl...
14:34 2019-06-20

Russian police make hundreds of arrests at Moscow protest More than 680 detained in protest triggered by refusal to let opposition candidates stand in electionsRiot police in Moscow made mass arrests on Saturday in an attempt to quash a protest rally that ha...
00:51 2019-08-04

Nicaragua amnesty law sparks fear of whitewash over protest crackdown Nicaragua's government on Friday proposed an amnesty law that would free prisoners detained in protests against President Daniel Ortega, but which opponents fear will also limit scope to investigate t...
08:17 2019-06-08

Hundreds Arrested in Kazakhstan as Demonstrators Protest Presidential Vote (MOSCOW) — Police detained hundreds of people in Kazakhstan amid unauthorized protests of a presidential election Sunday that opponents alleged was a fake exercise in democracy. Officers, some i...
14:51 2019-06-10

Greenpeace activists target chancellor's speech in climate protest Protesters wearing sashes reading ‘climate emergency’ disrupt Philip Hammond’s Mansion House speech Dozens of Greenpeace activists interrupted the chancellor’s Mansion House speech on Thursday night a...
23:34 2019-06-20

Over A Million Protest In Hong Kong Against China's Extradition Bill Hong Kong was plunged into a fresh political crisis on Sunday night after hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets to thwart a proposed extradition law that would allow suspects to be sent....
22:34 2019-06-09

The Latest: Woman facing felony charges in Bezos protest The Latest on the arrest of a protester who approached Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos on stage at a conference in Las Vegas (all times local): 2:50 p.m....
07:17 2019-06-08

Watch: Hundreds detained in Moscow protest for fair election Hundreds of people were arrested in Moscow on Saturday for a second weekend running as police again clamped down on a rally calling for free elections.        ...
18:17 2019-08-03

Hong Kong quiet now, but prospect of new protest looms large HONG KONG (AP) — Calm appeared to have returned to Hong Kong after days of protests by students and human rights activists opposed to a bill that would allow suspects to be tried in mainland Chinese c...
05:34 2019-06-14

Russian police accuse 10 of mass unrest ahead of protest Russian authorities on Friday moved to press criminal charges against 10 people for their involvement in what they called mass unrest at an opposition protest last weekend, as defiant Kremlin critics ...
22:34 2019-08-02

Sudanese man shot dead during protest as sides wrangle over transition Paramilitary forces backed by Sudan's ruling military council fired at protesters in the southeastern state of Sennar on Sunday, witnesses said, and one man died of a shot to the head, according to op...
05:00 2019-07-15

US Will Lodge Formal Protest With Russia Over Naval Encounter Near China The United States said on Friday it would lodge a formal diplomatic "demarche" protest to Russia over what it called an unsafe and unprofessional naval maneuver by one its warships in the East China.....
21:34 2019-06-07

Dozens clash with police at gas price protest in Bangladesh capital Dozens of people protesting against the Bangladeshi government's sudden decision to hike gas prices by a third clashed on Sunday with police outside the energy ministry in Dhaka, protest leaders and p...
05:00 2019-07-15

Extinction Rebellion kick off weekend of protest with Dalston blockade Other events included mass bike ride through A10, Olympic park traffic blocks as well as talks and panels in London FieldsExtinction Rebellion has staged a blockade in Dalston, east London, disrupting...
14:00 2019-07-14

Pressure builds on Hong Kong leader Lam after mass protest Hong Kong's political crisis enters its second week on Monday as uncertainty mounts over the fate of government leader Carrie Lam and an extradition bill she postponed at the weekend....
03:17 2019-06-17

| Sudan generals, protest leaders agree on constitutional declaration Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders reached a "full agreement" on the constitutional declaration, the African Union said on paving the way for transitioning to civilian rule....
13:34 2019-08-03

Vietnamese blogger sentenced to 6 years in jail for environmental protest A Vietnamese environmental activist and blogger has been sentenced to six years in prison under the country's new law that cracks down on online dissent....
16:17 2019-06-07

Extinction Rebellion postpones Heathrow drone protest plan LONDON (AP) — The environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion has postponed a plan to shut down London’s Heathrow Airport with drones after it was criticized by politicians and police. The...
15:34 2019-06-16

Hong Kong dissident joins protest after prison release Joshua Wong, a leader in Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement demonstrations, joined protesters gathered near Hong Kong's government headquarters after his release from prison. (June 17) ...
14:51 2019-06-17

Sex tech companies and advocates protest unfair ad standards outside Facebook’s NY HQ A group of sex tech startup founders, employees and supporters gathered outside of Facebook’s NY office in Manhattan to protest its advertising policies with respect to what it classifies as sex...
01:34 2019-08-01

Russian police make mass arrests at Moscow protest Nearly 200 detained in protest triggered by refusal to let opposition candidates stand in electionsRiot police in Moscow made mass arrests on Saturday in an attempt to quash a protest rally that had b...
15:51 2019-08-03

6 Arrested In Protest At Hong Kong's Popular Tourist Area Police arrested six people during a demonstration in one of Hong Kong's most popular tourist areas on Sunday, where thousands of protesters sought to raise awareness among mainland Chinese visitors......
01:00 2019-07-09

Activists protest telescope’s construction on sacred Hawaiian mountain MAUNA KEA, Hawaii — Hundreds of demonstrators are gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred....
19:00 2019-07-15

Protest Over Eric Garner’s Death Disrupts Democratic Debate The protest, aimed at Mayor Bill de Blasio, broke out during Senator Cory Booker’s opening statement. Separate protesters interrupted former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr....
06:34 2019-08-01

A 72-Year-Old South Korean Man Set Himself Ablaze to Protest Japan, Police Say (SEOUL, South Korea) — Police say a 72-year-old South Korean man is in critical condition after setting himself ablaze in downtown Seoul, apparently to express his anger toward Japan amid worsen...
09:34 2019-08-01