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Violent protests in Ecuador force government to move – video

Ecuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has moved his government from the capital in Quito to the port city of Guayaquil amid violent protests over the end of fuel subsidies. Images from Quito showed protesters hurling petrol...

Violent protests in Ecuador force government to move – video

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Violent protests in Ecuador cause government to flee Quito Thousands protesters have converged on Ecuador’s capital after anti-government demonstrations and clashes prompted the president to move his besieged administration out of Quito.        ...
03:14 2019-10-09

Ecuador moves government out of capital as violent protests rage Protesters in Quito throw petrol bombs and ransack public buildings in fuel subsidy demonstrationsEcuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has said he has moved his government from the capital in Quito to the coastal city of Guayaquil amid violent protests...
13:42 2019-10-08

Ecuador government leaves capital city amid violent protests Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno has announced that his government will leave the capital city of Quito amid violent protests over his move to end state fuel subsidies....
16:28 2019-10-08

Ecuador's government flees capital as violent protests erupt in wake of fuel price hikes Ecuador’s president is accusing his political rivals of trying to orchestrate a coup this week after violent protests tied to rising fuel prices forced his government to relocate away from the country’s capital....
16:28 2019-10-08

Violent protests in Ecuador caused by fuel price rise are ending: President Protests caused by the elimination of fuel subsidies are ending, Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said on Thursday, after their removal sparked the Andean oil producer's worst civil unrest in years....
02:56 2019-10-04

Ecuador's President Relocates Government Amid Protests Demonstrators protesting the end of a fuel subsidy stormed Ecuador’s Congress on Tuesday before police expelled them with tear gas, a day after President Lenin Moreno moved the administrative center of his government out of Quito....
10:56 2019-10-09

Ecuador’s President Moves Seat of Government to Escape Protests The measure came after six days of protests against austerity measures, including the end of a fuel subsidy. Demonstrators clashed with the police and looted businesses....
18:28 2019-10-08

Ecuador moves government capital due to fuel subsidy protests Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno announced Tuesday he moved the government capital to the city of Guayaquil amid protests over the end of fuel subsidies in Quito....
01:42 2019-10-09

Ecuador imposes curfew after protests push government out of capital Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Tuesday ordered a curfew around government buildings after six days of violent anti-austerity protests that have pushed his administration out of the capital Quito and brought hundreds of arrests....
03:42 2019-10-09

Ecuador’s indigenous people are leading the anti-government protests. They have a record of ousting presidents. Labor unions, women’s rights groups and students all are protesting the austerity package introduced by President Lenín Moreno. But Ecuador’s majority indigenous population is now at the heart of the demonstrations that have paralyzed the country....
00:56 2019-10-11

China delivers its most explicit threat to use military force in Hong Kong if protests get bigger and more violent REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Senior Chinese officials on Wednesday offered stern warnings to Hong Kong about China's ability to step in to handle protests that have rocked the city for over nine weeks. Zhang Xiaoming, the director of the Hong Kong and Maca...
14:00 2019-08-08

11 Killed As Anti-Government Protests Turn Violent In Iraq Eleven people were killed during protests overnight in two southern Iraqi cities, including a policeman, police and medical sources said on Thursday, raising the death toll to 18 since anti-government......
15:42 2019-10-03

Hong Kong government building a 'big crime scene' after night of violent protests A senior Hong Kong official has described the city's legislative council as a "big crime scene," just hours after hundreds of masked, mainly young protesters stormed the building, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake....
11:28 2019-07-02

Thousands of Hong Kong protesters gather, government offices shut after violent protests A few thousand protesters in Hong Kong on Thursday readied for potentially more clashes with police over a planned extradition law with mainland China, a day after police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at unarmed demonstrators....
07:00 2019-06-13

Hong Kong’s Embattled Leader Appeals for Calm in the Wake of Violent Anti-Government Protests Hong Kong was struggling to come to terms this morning with the violent ransacking of the legislature on July 1—the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony’s retrocession to China. On Monday night, hundreds of anti-China rioters bat...
11:00 2019-07-02

Hong Kong protests: Hundreds storm government building and spray paint walls as extradition bill demonstrations turn violent Hundreds of activists in Hong Kong smashed their way into one of the territory's main government buildings and spray painted the walls as they protested a controversial extradition bill....
22:14 2019-07-01

Ecuador President, Protesters Reach Deal To End Violent Unrest Ecuador's president and indigenous leaders reached an agreement on Sunday to end nearly two weeks of violent street protests against austerity measures instituted to obtain a multi-billion-dollar loan......
09:42 2019-10-14

Hong Kong's ban on masks at protests sparks night of violent protests Hong Kong woke to a city transformed Saturday, after protesters went on a rampage across the territory in reaction to the government's use of emergency powers to ban masks at demonstrations....
09:14 2019-10-05

Ecuador's president agrees to fuel subsidy deal in order to end weeks of violent protest that left 7 people dead RODRIGO BUENDIA/AFP via Getty Images Ecuador's president Lenin Moreno and leaders of the country's indigenous population reached an agreement on Sunday night to end nearly two weeks of violent protests that have brought the country to a standstill a...
10:56 2019-10-14

Protesters move into Ecuador’s capital; president moves out Violence has persisted since last week, when President Lenín Moreno’s decision to end subsidies led to a sharp increase in fuel prices.        ...
03:14 2019-10-09

Ecuador’s Government Crisis, Explained Ecuador’s government abandoned the capital city, Quito, as demonstrators sabotaged oil installations and ransacked government offices and businesses over rising fuel costs. ...
00:28 2019-10-09

Ecuador’s army patrols streets as talks to end protests near Ecuador’s army took to the streets after President Lenín Moreno ordered the first 24-hour curfew in decades in response to a day of attacks on government buildings and media offices...
16:14 2019-10-13

Ecuador detains 275 people, fuel protests continue Protests over fuel subsidy cuts paralyzed transport in major Ecuadorean cities for a second day on Friday after unrest that has led to 275 arrests and injured 28 policemen, the government said....
14:42 2019-10-04

Ecuador indigenous, president strike deal to end protests Ecuador President Lenín Moreno and leaders of the country’s indigenous peoples struck a deal Sunday night to cancel a disputed austerity package and end nearly two weeks of protests that have paralyzed the economy and left seven dead...
06:28 2019-10-14

Ecuador indigenous, president open talks over protests Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno and the leaders of the country’s indigenous peoples have begun a nationally broadcast negotiating session aimed at defusing more than a week of protest that have paralyzed the economy...
04:00 2019-10-14

Ecuador's President Leaves Capital Amid Antiausterity Protests President Lenin Moreno said he moved the administrative center of his government away from the nation’s capital, as riots and protests rocked the South American country for a fourth day....
14:00 2019-10-08

Army moves into Ecuador capital to combat austerity protests The capital of Ecuador has been placed under military curfew after masked protesters attacked the national audit office and a TV station, which they tried to break into as terrified employees cowered inside....
10:42 2019-10-13

Ecuador oil output could fall by one-third amid protests: energy ministry Ecuadoran state-run oil company Petroamazonas estimates it could lose some 165,000 barrels-per-day (bpd), or one-third, of crude production due to "insecure conditions" in oilfields as anti-austerity protests convulse the Andean nation, the energy mi...
23:42 2019-10-08

Deal Struck in Ecuador to Cancel Austerity Package and End Protests Under the agreement, the president pledged to withdraw from an I.M.F.-backed program that raised fuel prices, and Indigenous leaders agreed to call off more protests....
10:00 2019-10-14

Ecuador declares state of emergency amid fuel protests After announcing a multibillion-dollar fiscal reform package, President Lenin Moreno is now facing street protests and transport strikes. The reform measures are aimed at improving the country's economic revenue....
02:00 2019-10-04

Clashes erupt in Ecuador amid anti-govt protests Security forces in Ecuador launched tear gas at a crowd of protesters who attempted to break a barricade set up near the National Assembly in Quito. (Oct. 8)        ...
02:56 2019-10-09

Protest-hit Ecuador seeks foreign help, relocates government Ecuador sought mediation from the United Nations or Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday after six days of anti-austerity protests that have pushed President Lenin Moreno's government out of Quito and brought hundreds of arrests....
23:42 2019-10-08

Ecuador transport unions suspend protests against cuts to fuel-subsidy Ecuadorean transport unions agreed on Friday to suspend protests against President Lenin Moreno's scrapping of fuel-subsidies, a union spokesman said, after two days of unrest that halted transport nation-wide and resulted in almost 370 arrests....
02:56 2019-10-05

Ecuador president refuses to scrap fuel measure causing protests Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno said on Friday he was open to talks with protesters but would not withdraw his decision to cut fuel subsidies that have triggered the worst unrest in years....
02:56 2019-10-05

Mexico offers protection to Ecuador opposition lawmaker as protests persist Mexico's embassy in Quito has offered protection and shelter to Ecuador opposition legislator Gabriela Rivadeneira, Mexico's foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday....
06:56 2019-10-13

Ecuador factories, schools shut down during seventh day of fuel subsidy protests Demonstrators shut down portions of Ecuador on Wednesday as protests against President Lenin Moreno's decision to eliminate fuel subsidies reached their seventh day....
06:56 2019-10-10

Indigenous protests convulse Ecuador as president decries 'coup attempt' Thousands of indigenous protesters marched into capital Quito on Monday in a fifth day of action against austerity measures that have sparked the worst unrest in years, prompting President Lenin Moreno to accuse opponents of attempting a coup....
09:14 2019-10-08

Ecuador unions call off anti-austerity protests after 370 arrests in two days Ecuador's transport unions on Friday called off protests against the scrapping of fuel subsidies by President Lenin Moreno after two days of unrest that halted transport nationwide and resulted in almost 370 arrests....
02:56 2019-10-05

Ecuador: Transport union leaders call off fuel protests following arrest President Lenin Moreno's multibillion-dollar fiscal reform package led to street protests and transport strikes. The reform measures are aimed at improving the country's economic revenue....
00:14 2019-10-06

Army pulls out of violent Cape Town suburbs after show of force South African soldiers pulled out of gang-ridden suburbs of Cape Town on Friday after a brief show of force, leaving residents uncertain about what to expect next....
13:56 2019-07-19

Ecuador President Moreno orders curfew in areas close to government buildings: decree Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Tuesday ordered that authorities restrict movement in areas close to government buildings and strategic installations, according to a written decree, after six days of anti-austerity protests....
03:42 2019-10-09

Protest leaders in Ecuador accept talks with government, president imposes Quito curfew An indigenous group in Ecuador that has led protests for more than a week against a law that ended fuel subsidies said on Saturday it has accepted direct talks with President Lenin Moreno, the first sign of a possible breakthrough in the dispute....
06:56 2019-10-13

US pipelines to get new safeguards against violent protests Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is proposing sweeping new safeguards to protect the nation’s network of fuel pipelines — even those under construction — from violent protests and dangerous tampering....
21:00 2019-06-13

Violent protests continue in Hong Kong Pro-democracy protesters have continued weekly rallies on the streets of Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill.        ...
21:28 2019-07-31

Violent Protests in Papua Leave at Least 20 Dead Rumors that a teacher insulted an indigenous student prompted an angry mob to torch local government buildings, shops and homes and set fire to cars and motorcycles....
21:28 2019-09-23

Hong Kong extradition protests turn violent Protests between protestors and Hong Kong police turned violent on Wednesday morning. Protestors of proposed extradition laws occupied the streets.        ...
11:00 2019-06-14

At least 15 killed and hundreds injured in violent protests across Iraq At least 15 people have been killed and 856 injured in two days of protests across Iraq, a member of the Independent High Commission for Human Rights of Iraq told CNN....
12:28 2019-10-03

Violent protests broke out in Hong Kong — Here's what happened Large crowds of protesters gathered around the local legislature as lawmakers postponed a debate on a legal change that's been condemned by hundreds of thousands in the city. The protesters are vowing to stop a government plan to allow extraditi...
01:42 2019-06-13

Anti-Russia protests turn violent in Georgia Georgian opposition leaders said they would hold mass protests until parliament was dissolved. Moscow condemned the rallies as "russophobic provocation" as a Russian delegation paid a visit....
12:42 2019-06-21

Hong Kong pro-democracy protests turn violent again Police fire teargas at protesters after they deface a Chinese flag, set fires and vandalise a stationProtesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalised a subway station and set a fire across a wide street on Sunday as pro-democracy demonstra...
18:14 2019-09-22

Violent 'yellow vest' protests break out in Nantes Protests in the western French city of Nantes grew violent as police fired tear gas in clashes with protesters. At least 18 people have been reportedly arrested by police....
05:42 2019-09-15

Haiti fuel shortages spark violent protests Crippling fuel shortages have triggered large anti-government protests in Haiti, bringing cities to a standstill. Angry demonstrators are demanding President Jovenel Moise step down amid corruption allegations....
01:14 2019-09-22

24 Yellow Vests lost eyes in violent protests. Now they're back for more It was a warm afternoon in March. David Breidenstein says he looked on as some of the more radical yellow vest protesters set fire to Le Fouquet's, not just a restaurant but a symbol of wealth and power in France....
03:42 2019-07-15

Anarchists hijack climate march on day of violent protests in Paris Over 120 arrested as Black Bloc guerrillas infiltrate climate protest and gilets jaunes stage revivalDemonstrators from the so-called Black Bloc anarchist group infiltrated a peaceful climate change march in Paris on Saturday, smashing shop and busin...
20:56 2019-09-21

At least 24 Yellow Vests lost eyes in violent protests. Now they're more determined than ever It was a warm afternoon in March. David Breidenstein says he looked on as some of the more radical yellow vest protesters set fire to Le Fouquet's, not just a restaurant but a symbol of wealth and power in France....
07:28 2019-07-14

Business fears for Hong Kong after protests turn violent Violent demonstrations Monday that saw protesters vandalize Hong Kong's main government complex have drawn a swift condemnation from business leaders worried about damage to the city's reputation....
08:56 2019-07-03

Hong Kong leader: We are prepared to ‘stamp out’ violent protests Hong Kong’s chief executive said her government is prepared to use police to “stamp out” violent protests — two days after a weekend of tumultuous demonstrations led to the arrests of 86 people. “If violence continues, the onl...
20:14 2019-08-27

Hong Kong descends into chaos as violent protests intensify After two months of demonstrations, Hong Kong ground to a halt Monday during a violence-filled general strike that saw protesters blocking trains during the morning rush hour and more than 200 flights getting canceled when ground workers walked off t...
23:56 2019-08-05

The Latest: Clashes involving Hong Kong protests get violent Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators...
04:56 2019-07-22

UK's Hunt denies he supported violent protests in Hong Kong Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday that he had not backed violent protests in Hong Kong after Chinese state media blamed interference by Western governments for unrest in the former British colony....
11:14 2019-07-04

Hong Kong airport: Flights resume after violent protests Hong Kong airport has reopened after being shut down by two days of violent clashes between police and protesters. Airport authorities said they had obtained a judicial order to stop further protests....
11:56 2019-08-14

Rail Services Across Hong Kong Suspended After Violent Protests All train services in Hong Kong including the line to the airport were suspended on Saturday, the city's rail operator said, after violent clashes between police and pro-democracy protesters saw......
13:42 2019-10-05

Dozens dead after days of violent protests rock Iraq At least 72 are dead in Iraq and hundreds more were injured after four days of protests and unrest in Baghdad Saturday, according to Reuters. A curfew aimed at curbing the violence was also formally lifted. The unrest is the worst in Iraq since large...
14:56 2019-10-05

Palestinian protests turn violent after Israeli police kill a man Nearly 100 people were injured and 20 others arrested in East Jerusalem as Israeli police fought with protesters angry over the killing of a Palestinian man....
20:28 2019-07-01

Hong Kong protests: police arrest more than 20 after violent clashes Tense standoffs follow peaceful march with police resorting to teargas and pepper spray on third consecutive day of mass protest Demonstrators in Hong Kong have clashed with riot police as the city entered its third consecutive day of mass protests.O...
09:28 2019-08-04

Hong Kong protests are growing smaller, but more violent and ugly Dozens of people were injured Sunday in another night of violence in Hong Kong, as the city marked its fifteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests....
06:14 2019-09-16

Train to Hong Kong airport suspended after violent protests The operator of the express train to Hong Kong's airport has suspended service as pro-democracy protesters gathered there following a day of violent clashes with police....
13:42 2019-09-01

Hong Kong protests are growing smaller but more violent and ugly Dozens of people were injured Sunday in another night of violence in Hong Kong, as the city marked its fifteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests....
06:42 2019-09-16

China accuses UK of supporting violent Hong Kong protests Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism" and reminded the former colonial power of Hong Kong's status. Foreign minister Jeremy Hunt appeared to back down on previous comments....
18:42 2019-07-04

Arrests in Hong Kong raise fears of more violent protests A Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker is expressing fears that the situation could worsen after police announced the arrests of more than a dozen people following protests earlier this week...
07:42 2019-07-04

Ecuadorians Return to Streets, Despite Military Curfew, After Violent Protests (QUITO, Ecuador) — Residents of Ecuador’s capital ventured out into the streets Sunday despite a 24-hour military curfew, picking their way through piles of burnt tires, chunks of pavement and tree trunks smoldering after a day of violent...
01:14 2019-10-14

Flights Resume at Hong Kong Airport After a Violent Night of Protests Flights at Hong Kong International Airport mostly resumed on Wednesday morning, after violent clashes broke out between demonstrators and police on Tuesday night. “We are trying to clear the backlog of passengers through flight rescheduling,...
08:14 2019-08-14

Officials concerned that arrests in Hong Kong could aggravate violent protests A Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker expressed fears Thursday that the situation could worsen after police announced the arrests of more than a dozen people following protests earlier this week....
16:28 2019-07-04

Hong Kong mask ban leads to weekend of violent and destructive protests Hong Kong is entering its fourth day of unprecedented subway closures after a weekend of destructive protests in the wake of new emergency legislation left the city reeling....
05:28 2019-10-07

Hong Kong's ban on masks at demonstrations sparks night of violent protests Hong Kong woke to a city transformed Saturday, after protesters went on a rampage across the territory in reaction to the government's use of emergency powers to ban masks at demonstrations....
03:14 2019-10-06

Protests in West Papua Have Turned Violent Amid an Internet Blackout. Here’s What to Know Protests have gripped the Indonesian province of West Papua for more than a week as racial and political tensions boiled over into violence. Information is scarce due to an Internet blackout in the remote region, but reports claim several people have...
21:42 2019-08-29

Curfew In Ecuadorean Capital Quito After Violent Anti-Austerity Protests Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Tuesday ordered a curfew around government buildings after six days of violent anti-austerity protests that have pushed his administration out of the capital Quito......
09:14 2019-10-09

Hong Kong metro stays shut after night of violent protests Hong Kong's metro system will stay shut on Saturday, the rail operator said, paralyzing transport in the Asian financial hub after a night of chaos in which police shot a teenage boy and pro-democracy protesters torched businesses and metro stations....
07:14 2019-10-05

Haiti Gripped by Violent Protests Amid Calls for President’s Ouster Streets, schools and banks were closed throughout the country, bringing the economy to a standstill. “President Jovenel Moise is not doing anything for us, just killing us,” said a protester....
04:28 2019-09-29

Hong Kong protests turn to violent clashes in multiple towns Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters on Saturday after pro-China groups pulled down some of the "Lennon Walls" of anti-government messages posted in the Chinese-ruled city in more than three months of unrest....
19:14 2019-09-21

Puerto Rico governor vows to remain in office after violent protests Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Tuesday he will stay in office despite protests calling for his resignation that turned violent overnight....
21:28 2019-07-16

Honduran president sends military to keep order after protests turn violent Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Thursday sent out the armed forces to impose order after protests against his embattled administration descended into lawlessness overnight in parts of the capital, claiming two lives....
00:28 2019-06-21

Latest Hong Kong pro-democracy protests end early after violent turn A pro-democracy protest in Hong Kong which had reporetedly drawn hundreds of thousands ended early on Saturday after it took a violent turn, police said. ...
04:56 2019-09-29

Violent Protests Erupt in Kashmir After Indian Forces Kill Militant Thousands took to the streets of the Indian part of the disputed region after Indian forces said they had killed Zakir Rashid Bhat, who was on their most-wanted list....
20:56 2019-05-24

Internet blackout in Iraq as death toll from violent protests rises Security forces respond to anti-government protesters’ demands for reforms with forceMuch of Iraq remained offline on Thursday night and several cities, including Baghdad, locked down as security forces battled to control crowds of demonstrators who ...
22:00 2019-10-03

Indonesian president calls for calm after violent protests in West Papua Joko Widodo tells residents it’s ‘better to be forgiving’ after anger over mass arrests of Papuan students in Surabaya The Indonesian president has called for calm after days of violent protests against and by ethnic West Papuans.President Joko Widod...
08:42 2019-08-20

Beijing supports Hong Kong move to delay extradition bill, condemns violent acts The central government in Beijing has expressed its support, respect and understanding for Hong Kong's decision to suspend an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China to face trial, China's official Xinhua news agency rep...
16:28 2019-06-15

China condemns violent Hong Kong protests as 'undisguised challenge' to its rule China on Tuesday condemned violent protests in Hong Kong as an "undisguised challenge" to the formula under which the city is ruled, hours after police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters who stormed and trashed the legislature....
15:14 2019-07-02

Hong Kong leader bans face masks amid violent protests The law passed by Chief Executive Carrie Lam was meant to deter anti-government protests, which have rocked the city for months, making it illegal for people to wear masks at public gatherings with the threat of up to one year in jail....
06:28 2019-10-05

Hong Kong suspends metro system and closes banks after violent protests Carrie Lam’s ban on face masks provokes fury ahead of march on Sunday, although parts of the subway system were reopenedHong Kong’s metro system was suspended and many of its banks and shopping malls closed after a government decision to invoke sweep...
17:14 2019-10-06

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong metro stays shut after night of violent protests Hong Kong's metro system will stay shut on Saturday, the rail operator said, paralysing transport in the Asian financial hub after a night of chaos in which police shot a teenage boy and pro-democracy protesters torched businesses and metro stations....
05:14 2019-10-05

| 'We have a greedy king,' say protesters as anti-monarchy protests in eSwatini turn violent Violent clashes erupted in eSwatini on Wednesday after police cracked down on civil servants protesting against low pay and rising living costs in Africa's last absolute monarchy....
05:42 2019-09-26

Puerto Rico governor fights calls to resign amid violent protests A peaceful demonstration that drew thousands to the streets of San Juan on Monday turned hostile in the evening when protesters and police clashed, injuring 21 law enforcement agents, officials said....
02:00 2019-07-17

Amarinder Singh Bans TV Serial Telecast In Punjab Amid Violent Protests A day-long bandh by the Valmiki community against the telecast of a controversial TV serial provoked incidents of violence in parts of Punjab on Saturday in which a man was shot at in Jalandhar....
04:28 2019-09-08

Hong Kong Protests' Violent Turn Tests Limits of Public Support As they rampaged through Hong Kong’s legislature, the young protesters of the city’s antigovernment uprising fulfilled a dream of having their revolution televised—but the vivid images seen around the world have jeopardized public goodwill....
12:56 2019-07-02

Hong Kong protests turn violent following announcement of mask ban under emergency powers Associated Press Protests in Hong Kong again turned violent Sunday, with police using rubber bullets and tear gas, and protestors throwing Molotov cocktails and bricks. The unrest came following the announcement from Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam tha...
20:28 2019-10-06

McConnell warns Beijing any violent crackdown of Hong Kong protests 'unacceptable' – live Senate majority leader says: ‘The world is watching’USCIS announces new ‘public charge rule’ on green cardsSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.09pm BST A friend of the Dayton shooter is facing federal charges for providing him wit...
21:42 2019-08-12

Chinese State Media Warns of Intervention as Hong Kong Protests Turn Violent In the wake of violent clashes in Hong Kong on Sunday, during which a live gunshot was fired for the first time since protests began in early June, Chinese state media used its harshest rhetoric yet to condemn the unrest and warned that Beijing could...
07:00 2019-08-26

Petrol bombs and water cannons mark violent escalation in Hong Kong protests Hong Kong protesters squared off against city police armed with water cannons on Sunday, marking one of the most violent nights of pro-democracy protests seen over the 12 weekends of consecutive protests that have rocked the city....
16:00 2019-08-25

Fears Hong Kong protests could turn violent amid calls to 'escalate action' Protesters have given authorities until Thursday afternoon to answer demands to retract extradition billHong Kong is bracing for fresh rallies on Friday, which many fear could turn violent, as protesters gave city authorities until Thursday to meet t...
13:14 2019-06-19

Hong Kong Police Fire Rubber Bullets As Protests Turn To Violent Chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China......
13:56 2019-06-12

China condemns violent behavior in Hong Kong, supports government China's foreign ministry said on Thursday the central government strongly condemns the violent behavior of protesters in Hong Kong and supports the government there....
11:56 2019-06-13

Royal Caribbean cruise ship cancels Puerto Rico stop amid violent protests A Royal Caribbean International cruise ship reportedly skipped a scheduled stop in Puerto Rico Tuesday amid violent protests against the governor in the commonwealth’s capital. “In light of current unrest in San Juan, Puerto Rico, we have...
11:42 2019-07-17

Hong Kong metro system to remain shut as city reels from night of violent protests Hong Kong rail operator MTR Corp said all services would be suspended on Saturday due to "malicious vandalism" as violent protests erupted across the Chinese-ruled city hours after the government invoked emergency powers....
14:56 2019-10-05

British Hong Kong consulate employee released from detention as pro-democracy protests turn violent The British Consulate employee detained in China after being accused of soliciting a prostitute while on a business trip has finally been released, his family said in a statement Saturday....
19:56 2019-08-24

A gun shot, petrol bombs and water cannons mark violent escalation in Hong Kong protests A Hong Kong police officer fired a live shot into the air as protesters squared off against police armed with water cannons Sunday, in one of the most violent nights seen since mass pro-democracy protests began 12 weekends ago....
11:00 2019-08-27

Australian ISPs ordered by government to block eight sites hosting violent content Directly following the terror attacks in Christchurch earlier in 2019, the Australian Government introduced “The Sharing of Abhorrent Violent Material” bill, which included hastily crafted legislation to penalise offending websites and ...
11:56 2019-09-09

The Warm-Up: Rise up workers! Strike to… force through that Barca move "We\u0027ve come a long way in the proud tradition of industrial action in order to secure more favourable working conditions. Nick Miller wonders about Neymar and Antoine Griezmann..."...
10:42 2019-07-09

Hong Kong Police Draw Weapons, Deploy Water Cannons in Latest Night of Violent Protests (HONG KONG) — Police in Hong Kong drew their guns Sunday night after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods, and used tear gas to clear pro-democracy demonstrators who had taken over a street The confrontations were ...
18:00 2019-08-25

Hong Kong protests grow violent as masked assailants attack demonstrators, passengers at subway station Dozens of people were injured at a subway station in Hong Kong on Sunday when a mob of masked assailants attacked protesters and passengers in a dramatic escalation of violence amid ongoing protests in the Chinese territory....
20:56 2019-07-22

Live ammunition, petrol bombs and water cannons mark violent escalation in Hong Kong protests A Hong Kong police officer fired a live shot into the air after protesters squared off against police armed with water cannons on Sunday night, marking one of the most violent nights of pro-democracy protests seen over the 12 weekends of consecutive ...
01:28 2019-08-26

Britain denies supporting violent Hong Kong protests as China media slam 'Western ideologues' British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday that he had not backed violent protests in Hong Kong, after Chinese state media blamed "Western ideologues" for fomenting unrest in the former British colony....
11:14 2019-07-04

Hong Kong protests: Violent clashes break out on handover anniversary amid extradition bill outrage Hong Kong has been blighted by violent clashes again after protests broke out on the anniversary of its handover to Chinese rule amid widespread anger over a controversial extradition bill....
09:14 2019-07-01

Paper Round: Pogba misses flight to force Real move "Manchester United could lose Paul Pogba and sign Harry Maguire, Lionel Messi faces a three month ban, and Chelsea\u0027s Reece James is a wanted man."...
05:56 2019-08-03

Walmart Pulls Violent Video Game Signs The move came as Republican leaders have blamed video games for mass shootings, despite a lack of evidence. Democrats have pushed Walmart to stop selling guns, but it does not plan to do so....
22:56 2019-08-09

"As A Mother Myself...": US Mayor Apologises Over Violent Arrest Video The mayor of Phoenix apologized and called a community meeting for this week amid public anger over a viral video showing police pointing a gun at the parents of a 4-year-old child over allegations......
08:28 2019-06-17

Cardi B gets naked in violent music video for ‘Press’ Cardi B keeps claiming she doesn’t need more “Press, press, press, press, press” — but her raunchy new music video all but guarantees her wish is not our command. The ultra-dark clip for the “Money” rapper’s latest...
21:28 2019-06-27

Walmart takes steps on violent video games Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores across the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but has made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
18:28 2019-08-09

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announces controversial extradition bill, which has spurred weeks of violent protests, is 'dead' Screenshot/Bloomberg Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday morning local time that a controversial extradition bill that was previously being mulled over by the territory's governing body is "dead." The bill, which would have allowed extraditi...
11:56 2019-07-09

Walmart removes violent video game display after 2 shootings Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from its stores nationwide, but its policy on gun sales remains unchanged. Following shootings at two of its stores, the retail giant ordered “immediate action” in stores regarding...
21:42 2019-08-09

Walmart to Pull Violent Video Game Signage From Stores Walmart said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
17:00 2019-08-10

Rugby meets MMA in the violent Russian sport of kila – video Russia's Native Games continued in the Tambov region of central Russia last weekend, with the ancient game of kila a highlight.In a game thought to date back to the 12th century, teams of three battle it out in a no-holds-barred combination of mixed ...
17:14 2019-08-29

No, Walmart Isn't Telling Its Stores To Remove Violent Video Games One day after Walmart asked employees to remove signage for “violent” video games, a news report said that Walmart is going one step further and ceasing sales for most video games. According to a Walmart representative speaking with Kotaku, that is n...
08:14 2019-08-10

South Carolina Deputy in Video of Violent Arrest Is Fired Surveillance footage at an auto repair shop showed Greenville County sheriff’s deputies hitting a 56-year-old man who was later charged with traffic violations and resisting arrest....
06:28 2019-09-26

Hong Kong Police Face Criticism Over Force Used at Protests Videos of the protests in which officers appear to be using excessive force circulated widely across social media, drawing condemnation from activists and opposition lawmakers....
21:28 2019-06-13

House panel to move quickly to force former Trump counsel to obey subpoena: Nadler The chairman of the Judiciary Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday his panel would move as quickly as possible to go to court to force President Donald Trump's former counsel to comply with the committee's subpoena....
00:28 2019-06-12

Madonna calls for gun control in violent video that depicts nightclub shooting Video scenes in God Control recall 2016 Orlando shooting that left 49 people dead, and end with the words: ‘No one is safe. Gun control. Now’WARNING: This video is disturbing and viewing discretion is advisedMadonna has released a graphically violent...
19:00 2019-06-27

Hong Kong Protests Force Companies to Choose: Their Employees or China Employers early on supported their workers’ desire to protest but have started to shift under pressure from Beijing. “Every company in Hong Kong is in a delicate situation.”...
03:56 2019-08-26

Dice game gone wrong ends with violent shooting, beating and robbery: video A man was robbed, shot and pistol-whipped in a dice game gone wrong in the Bronx — and the vicious beatdown was all caught on video. Jarring video obtained by The Post shows one of the men pull a gun, then blast the 25-year-old victim in the arm. The...
01:00 2019-09-01

Walmart pulls violent video game images out of ‘respect’ for shooting victims After the terrible shooting in an El Paso Walmart, the company is apparently taking steps to respect the deaths of twenty-two people. It’s doing this by removing signs advertising certain video games — which begs the question: how exactly is this sup...
11:56 2019-08-10

Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
19:56 2019-08-09

Disturbing video shows violent vagrant beat homeless man in Chinatown rampage A disturbing video viewed by The Post captures a homicidal maniac senselessly bashing in the skull of a homeless man while he sleeps on the sidewalk in Chinatown. The six-second clip — posted to YouTube by the World Journal, the largest Chinese langu...
21:42 2019-10-06

Walmart asks employees to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores across the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but has made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
18:00 2019-08-09

Hong Kong 'riot' protests force delay of controversial extradition bill Riot-like demonstrations in Hong Kong Wednesday forced the government to postpone a vote on a controversial extradition bill, and drew tear gas and rubber bullets from police....
20:42 2019-06-12

Government Clears Over Rs 5,000 Crore Akash Missile Project For Air Force In a bid to boost to Air Force's capability to take down enemy fighter aircraft, the government has cleared the procurement of six squadrons of the indigenous Akash air defence missile systems worth......
21:00 2019-09-05

Hong Kong protests move forward despite police objections Another day of protests in Hong Kong has started with a rally of parents calling for greater protection for their children as ordinary people have increasingly become caught in skirmishes between anti-government demonstrators and police...
08:42 2019-08-10

Walmart pulls violent video games displays after El Paso shooting, keeps selling guns EL PASO (NBC NEWS/AP) –  Walmart is pulling violent video game displays from its stores in the wake of last weekend’s deadly shooting at one of its El Paso stores that killed at 22 people — but has also confirmed it still has no plans to stop s...
15:00 2019-08-10

Walmart removing violent video game displays from stores and reviewing gun sale policies Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and reviewing its policies regarding gun sales.       ...
23:14 2019-08-09

UPDATE 1-Walmart asks employees to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores across the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but has made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
18:28 2019-08-09

Walmart removing violent video game displays, signs from stores but still selling guns Following two shootings inside its stores, Walmart is removing violent video game displays and signs from stores, the retailer confirmed Thursday.       ...
06:56 2019-08-09

Trump blames 'violent' video games as El Paso death toll rises to 22 – live Trump says mental illness ‘pulls the trigger, not the gun’Top Democrat: Trump’s response ‘reminds me of 1930s Germany’Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 6.09pm BST House Democratic leaders are debating whether they should return fr...
19:28 2019-08-05

UPDATE 4-Walmart tells staff to pull violent video game signage from stores Walmart Inc said on Friday it has asked employees at its stores in the United States to take down signs and playable demos of violent video games but made no changes to its policy on selling firearms....
22:00 2019-08-09

Government's Big Move On Corporate Tax: What It Means - 5 Points The centre's move today to reduce corporate tax on domestic companies had an immediate effect on the markets, with the S&P BSE Sensex surging over 2,100 points and the NSE Nifty climbing above the......
13:42 2019-09-20

5 Key Effects On Businesses After Government's Big Move On Corporate Tax The centre's move today to reduce corporate tax on domestic companies had an immediate effect on the markets, with the S&P BSE Sensex surging over 2,100 points and the NSE Nifty climbing above the......
22:00 2019-09-20

| Malawi president accuses opposition of wanting to 'overthrow government by force' Malawi President Peter Mutharika accused the opposition which has rejected the outcome of last month's election of wanting to "overthrow the government by force"....
12:56 2019-06-07

Government-Appointed Task Force On Direct Tax Code Submits Report The task force was assigned to draft direct tax laws in line with the norms prevalent in other countries, incorporating international best practices, and keeping in mind the economic needs of the......
14:14 2019-08-19

'I'm ready to go to jail tonight': Police are investigating after viral video captures violent brawl at Disneyland Jae C. Hong/AP A violent brawl between family members broke out at Disneyland on Saturday, with a viral video of the altercation prompting police to investigate. At one point of the altercation, a man in red yells, "I'm ready to go to jail tonight,"...
11:56 2019-07-09

President Trump Calls for Crackdown on Violent Video Games, Mental Health Reforms After Shootings President Donald Trump called for a crackdown on violent video games and reforms to mental health laws, arguing that “mental illness and hatred pulls the trigger, not the gun,” in a speech from the White House after mass shootings in El P...
20:42 2019-08-05

Walmart Removes Video Game Displays and Hunting Videos in Bid to Strip Violent Images From Stores Walmart is removing from its stores nationwide signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at one of its stores in Texas, though it has not changed its policy on gun sales. The retailer instructed employees in an internal...
03:28 2019-08-10

Protests In Britain Against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit Move Demonstrators rallied on Saturday in cities across Britain against Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial move to suspend parliament weeks before Brexit....
18:14 2019-08-31

A new force on the horizon: the future of video will be 5G Big telecom providers like AT&T and T-Mobile agree that 5G will change everything; they consider the arrival of fifth-generation technology as the beginning of the fourth industrial revolution.In three to five years, 5G will serve as a fixed broadban...
14:28 2019-05-29

Fresh Protests Force Hong Kong Lawmakers to Postpone the Debate of a Divisive Extradition Bill Thousands of demonstrators poured into the streets surrounding Hong Kong’s legislature Wednesday morning, choking major thoroughfares with barricades and human chains, and prompting the government to abruptly postpone a planned debate over a di...
10:00 2019-06-12

Sterling falls on report that UK government will try to suspend parliament to force no-deal Brexit Sterling fell 1% against the dollar Wednesday morning after a report said that U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask the queen to suspend parliament....
10:56 2019-08-28

Hong Kong Protests Move to Luxury Shopping District After Police Use Tear Gas (HONG KONG) — Demonstrators in Hong Kong moved en masse to a luxury shopping district Sunday evening after riot police used tear gas to clear out an area they were previously occupying, as the 2-month-old protest movement showed no signs of eas...
05:14 2019-08-05

Not Your Place, Centre Tells Yogi Government On Caste Move The Centre today said the BJP-led Uttar Pradesh government's move to include 17 communities belonging to OBCs in the Scheduled Castes (SC) list was not in accordance with the Constitution as only......
13:56 2019-07-02

People In J&K "Happy", Support Government's Move, Says Prakash Javadekar The situation in Jammu and Kashmir is "normal" and the people there are "happy" over the abrogation of Article 370 provisions as they will now get benefits and entitlements on par with citizens of......
15:28 2019-10-06

| Sudan: Five months of anti-government protests The sit-in protest outside army headquarters in the Sudanese capital, dispersed on Monday, began in April and stayed put even after president Omar al-Bashir's ouster....
00:56 2019-06-04

Tiananmen protests were not 'suppressed,' Chinese government says The massacre of unarmed citizens by soldiers in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989, should not be referred to as "suppression," a Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman told reporters Thursday....
10:56 2019-05-31

Omar Abdullah's Party Challenges Government's J&K Move In Supreme Court Omar Abdullah's National Conference has appealed in the Supreme Court against the government's move to scrap Jammu and Kashmir's special status and divide the state into two union territories. In its......
14:42 2019-08-10

Mayawati Slams UP Government's Caste Move, Calls It "Selfish, Political" After the Allahabad High Court stayed the notification to include 17 Other Backward Castes in the SC list, BSP president Mayawati today said such government decisions are "guided by total selfish......
12:14 2019-09-17

Brexit: MPs vote to force government to publish no-deal plans and advisers' messages – live news Move comes before second attempt by Boris Johnson to force October general electionJohn Bercow to step down as Speaker by 31 OctoberSix ways Boris Johnson could evade block on no-deal BrexitBrexit extension: would the EU grant one if the UK requests ...
20:56 2019-09-09

Iraq: Many killed in renewed anti-government protests Anti-government protesters took to the streets after authorities lifted a two-day round-the-clock curfew. Dozens of people have been killed after four days of mass protests in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities....
00:14 2019-10-06

Iraq: several killed as anti-government protests persist The civil unrest has endured for a second day across the country. Protesters were venting their fury at Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi's government, despite a massive security operation aimed at quelling the rebellion....
06:56 2019-10-03

16 stand trial in Turkey over anti-government protests ISTANBUL (AP) — The trial against 16 people accused of terror charges and organizing anti-government protests in 2013 has begun in Turkey as rights groups say the allegations are baseless. The trial is taking place Monday and Tuesday in a prison comp...
10:14 2019-06-24

Old video might force Shaq to lick Steve Kerr’s feet Shaquille O’Neal has made many bold statements throughout his career as a player and analyst. He likely regrets this one. Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr helped resurface a video of O’Neal from 2005, days after the Lakers traded him to the Hea...
23:14 2019-07-16

Video shows nearly naked man trying to force his way into school bus on California freeway A nearly naked man was recorded on video early Tuesday running after a school bus in the middle of a California freeway and trying to force his way in....
02:00 2019-09-18

Hurricane Dorian concerns force move of Florida State-Boise State game to Tallahassee The football game between Florida State and Boise State scheduled for Jacksonville will be moved to Tallahassee due to concerns about Hurricane Dorian       ...
22:56 2019-08-29

I Got a Ring Video Doorbell and Now I Pretty Much Want to Move I don’t know when, exactly, I decided to get a Ring video doorbell, but I do know that one day I got it in my head that I needed some minor surveillance around my door, after a series of unfortunate events. Events like the various times both UPS and ...
23:56 2019-08-20

Watch: Katy Perry tries to move on in 'Never Really Over' video Katy Perry checks herself into a wellness center in hopes of forgetting about a past love in the music video for her latest single titled "Never Really Over."...
17:14 2019-05-31

At least 31 dead in Iraq as anti-government protests grip country At least 31 people in Iraq have been killed and hundreds more wounded after three days of clashing between anti-government demonstrators and Iraqi security forces....
15:00 2019-10-04

Hong Kong authorities shut government offices due to protests Hong Kong authorities were shutting government offices in the city's financial district for the rest of the week after a day of violence over an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial....
07:00 2019-06-13

Hong Kong braces for protests as government shuts offices Hong Kong braced for another day of anti-government protests on Thursday after scenes of violence and chaos shook the normally peaceful global trade and finance center a day earlier....
03:42 2019-06-13

Egyptians demand 'Sisi get out' in rare anti-government protests Calls for President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to step down over corruption allegations moved from social media to the street on Friday night, marking some of the first demonstrations Egypt has seen since Sisi came to power in a military takeover six years...
16:42 2019-09-23

Nearly 100 killed, 4,000 wounded in Iraq as anti-government protests reach fifth day At least 94 people have been killed and over 4,000 have been wounded as tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Baghdad and southern Iraq over the past five days, according to the Iraqi High Commission for Human Rights....
09:42 2019-10-06

2 Russians Sentenced Jail Term Over Anti-Government Protests Two Russians were sentenced Tuesday to two and three years in jail respectively in the first major convictions over anti-government demonstrations this summer....
08:14 2019-09-04

Hong Kong protests: group tries to storm government building Demonstrators surround legislature as city prepares for mass protestsHong Kong protests - live updatesPro-democracy protesters have attempted to storm the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, as the city prepares for major protests across the c...
15:42 2019-07-01

| 500 protests, hundreds injured in Kashmir lockdown - government source At least 500 incidents of protest have broken out in Indian Kashmir since New Delhi stripped the region of its autonomy and imposed a military clampdown more than three weeks ago, a senior government source says....
17:14 2019-08-29

Hong Kong protests: Is the government losing control of law and order? After dozens of protesters were beaten by a mob at a train station, experts are warning that the escalating violence between opposing camps could become an ongoing threat to stability and the rule of law in Hong Kong....
17:14 2019-07-22

Egyptians emboldened to defy el-Sissi in anti-government protests Egypt has seen the first significant protests against Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in six years of authoritarian rule. An Egyptian businessman called for the rallies from exile in Spain, but the regime is putting up a fight....
00:14 2019-09-25

UK warns Hong Kong, China over anti-government protests Senior UK officials have said Hong Kong should not use protests as a "pretext for repression." The UK's foreign secretary said there would be "serious consequences" if China failed to respect the city's independence....
23:14 2019-07-02

In a 'Fox & Friends' segment, Texas' Lieutenant Governor suggested violent video games and a lack of prayer in schools could be factors in the El Paso mass shooting AP Photo/Rudy Gutierrez After a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas took 20 lives and injured 26 others on Saturday, Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick made a Sunday morning "Fox & Friends" appearance to discuss the shooter's motives. Patrick suggest...
13:00 2019-08-05

Walmart removes violent video game displays from its stores. The gun displays will stay. The retail giant sent a memo to its employees this week asking them to remove certain video game advertisements and demos, along with hunting videos and violent movies....
04:14 2019-08-10

Hong Kong Reopens After Weekend Of Clashes, Anti-Government Protests Hong Kong's businesses and metro stations reopened as usual on Monday after a chaotic Sunday when police fired water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters who blocked roads and threw......
19:00 2019-09-16

Powerful cleric urges Iraq government to quit as protests rage One of Iraq's most influential clerics called on Friday for the government to resign as the death toll rose to 65 in three days of violent national protests against official corruption....
02:56 2019-10-05

Iraq Protests: 93 Dead, Firebrand Cleric Demands Government's Resignation 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....
13:42 2019-10-05

Iraq anti-government protests leave two dead, hundreds wounded Thousands took to the streets in Baghdad to protest unemployment and the government's failure to provide basic services. But protesters were repelled by police using water cannon, stun grenades and tear gas....
02:56 2019-10-02

Death toll rises to 104 amid anti-government protests in Iraq Iraqi officials said at least seven people died in Baghdad Sunday, raising the death toll from clashes between anti-government protesters and security forces to 104....
08:42 2019-10-07

Iraq Government Issues Series Of Reforms To Calm Angry Protests Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi's cabinet issued a series of reforms early Sunday after an "extraordinary" session overnight in response to sweeping anti-government rallies that have left nearly......
18:56 2019-10-06

Over 100 Killed In Iraq, Government Issues Reforms To Calm Angry Protests Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi's cabinet issued a series of reforms early Sunday after an "extraordinary" session overnight in response to sweeping anti-government rallies that have left nearly......
04:14 2019-10-07

Hong Kongers stage more anti-government protests, braving storms Thousands of Hong Kongers including many teachers took part in more anti-government rallies on Saturday, braving thunderstorms to march past shops shuttered due to growing concern that police could adopt tougher tactics to drive activists from the st...
15:42 2019-08-17

California police criticized for viral video allegedly using excessive force on black man At least 10 police officers are shown in the video, posted on Instagram Live Friday, assisting in the arrest of the suspect.        ...
21:01 2019-06-10

Wayne Rooney says he is a player first in Derby County move - video Derby County have confirmed that Wayne Rooney will join as a player-coach on an initial 18-month contract in January. Speaking to media, Rooney said he has ambitions to become a manager one day but will first focus on 'helping the team win'. Rooney i...
22:42 2019-08-06

Thousands Of Hong Kong Civil Servants Defy Government To Join Protests Thousands of civil servants joined in the anti-government protests in Hong Kong on Friday for the first time since they started two months ago, defying a warning from the authorities to remain......
19:28 2019-08-02

Humanitarian crisis increases in Haiti as anti-government protests grip the nation Haitians are calling for a massive protest Friday after weeks of anti-government gatherings have brought thousands to the streets of the capital to demand President Jovenel Moise step down....
06:42 2019-10-04

Hong Kong protests: government leader Carrie Lam condemns 'blatant riot' Lam denies she is ‘selling out’ to Beijing as Chinese state media say protests are pushing the city ‘towards backwardness’Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam has condemned protesters for “dangerous and life threatening acts” during a mass demonstr...
04:42 2019-06-13

Hong Kong students skip first day of school to hold anti-government protests In the latest installment of the unrest convulsing Hong Kong, thousands of students bypassed the first day of the new school term on Monday to join the quest for democratic reforms....
04:28 2019-09-03

Hong Kong government to formally withdraw extradition bill after months of protests Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced the government will formally withdraw an extradition bill that sparked violent protests in the city.        ...
21:56 2019-09-04

Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge' Hong Kong's government said violence and illegal protests were pushing the city to an "extremely dangerous edge", as police fired multiple rounds of tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters on Sunday and Beijing said it would not l...
00:56 2019-08-05

Hong Kong anti-government protests spill into Manchester City game Hong Kong soccer fans sang protest songs and waved anti-government banners as politics spilled into the sporting arena on Wednesday during a friendly game involving English Premier League champions Manchester City in the China-ruled city....
01:42 2019-07-25

India orders Kashmir government staff back to work amid protests Troops have reportedly used teargas, chilli grenades and pellets to disperse crowds during weekend of clashesIndian officials have ordered government employees in Kashmir to return to duty and some schools will reopen on Monday after a tense weekend ...
18:28 2019-08-18

Thousands Besiege Hong Kong’s Police Headquarters After a Day of Anti-Government Protests A day of mostly peaceful protests in Hong Kong turned ugly Friday as crowds laid siege to the city’s police headquarters, barricading officers inside, plastering the building with slogans and pelting it with eggs and other objects as they deman...
04:28 2019-06-22

Hong Kong protests: government vows to push ahead with extradition bill Leader Carrie Lam refuses to withdraw law, which critics fear could be abused by BeijingThe leader of Hong Kong’s government has said she remains determined to pass a proposed extradition law despite a huge protest march against the legislation on Su...
14:28 2019-06-10

Hong Kong protests: Government buildings closed after days of violence over extradition bill Hong Kong authorities have shut down some government offices in the city's financial district for the rest of the week after another day of violence over a controversial extradition bill....
15:42 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protests: government fails to find PR firm to rescue battered image Eight companies turned down opportunity because it would harm their reputationsThe Hong Kong government has tried but failed to secure help from any of the global public relations firms it has approached to salvage the financial hub’s tarnished reput...
04:00 2019-09-17

A suicide patient, a deaf man, the mayor's brother: A history of New Jersey police using force on video Sunday's video of a man punched in the head while pinned by police has brought into focus other videos of New Jersey officers using force.        ...
17:14 2019-05-21

'It could be a good time for a new challenge': Pogba hints at move from Manchester United – video Manchester United midfielder and former world record signing Paul Pogba says the time may have come for a move away from the Premier League club. The Frenchman told reporters in Tokyo that now 'could be a good time to have a new challenge somewhere e...
16:56 2019-06-16

Harry Maguire promises to 'give everything I can' after record move to Manchester United – video Harry Maguire has joined Manchester United from Leicester City for a reported fee of £80 million, making him the world’s most expensive defender.‘It’s a really proud moment for myself to join such a big club,’ said the England international in an off...
21:01 2019-08-05

Leclerc slams 'unfair' move after Verstappen passes him to take flag at Austrian GP – video Ferrari's Charles Leclerc said it was 'pretty clear' that Max Verstappen had acted illegally when he overtook him with two laps of the Austrian Grand Prix to go. The Red Bull driver went on to claim victory but win is under investigation by the stewa...
23:14 2019-06-30

Move over Henry and Pires: Shakhtar Donetsk youngsters score two-man penalty – video A Uefa Youth League game featuring Shakhtar Donetsk at Atalanta showed how it is done as they performed a two-man penalty. In October 2005, Arsenal's Thierry Henry and Robert Pires attempted a similar feat, only to find themselves red-faced as Pires ...
22:56 2019-10-01

Extinction Rebellion protests launch around the world – video The activist group kicked off two weeks of peaceful protests, with thousands of demonstrators blocking roads in London, New York, Sydney, Amsterdam and other cities, calling for their governments to take urgent action to curb carbon emissions Continu...
18:00 2019-10-08

Violent parody video showing Donald Trump massacring journalists and political opponents 'shown to supporters at his Miami resort' A graphically violent parody video which shows Donald Trump massacring a crowd of journalists and political opponents was shown to a group of his supporters at his Miami resort, it has been reported....
11:42 2019-10-14

Anti-government protests rock Iraq as security forces open fire on crowds in Baghdad CRISIS IN IRAQ: Protests that apparently began with Iraqis on social media complaining about unemployment, corruption, and lack of basic services have spread across the country and turned violent....
14:00 2019-10-03

Apple Shutters Hong Kong Stores Early as Protests Against Chinese Government, Crackdowns Escalate Amid mounting unrest and a night of violence in Hong Kong, Apple is among the retailers that have chosen to shut stores or close them early citywide, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.Read more......
05:14 2019-07-23

Yale's Stephen Roach calls Hong Kong's anti-government protests a 'destructive anarchy' "Is that what standing for the people of Hong Kong means?" Roach asks, referring to the NBA fallout in China after the Rockets GM's tweet in support of the protesters....
04:56 2019-10-10

Parliament suspension: 'Hundreds of thousands' expected at disruptive protests over prorogation move Organisers are hoping "hundreds of thousands" of people will take part in disruptive protests across Britain this weekend in response to the Prime Minister's plan to prorogue Parliament....
10:28 2019-08-31

'Amazing feeling' to play abroad: Kieran Trippier on Atlético Madrid move – video Kieran Trippier has joined Atlético Madrid from Tottenham Hotspur in a deal worth at least £20m.The England full-back, who made over 100 appearances during a four-season stint at the north London club, has signed a three-year contract at the Wanda M...
14:28 2019-07-18

Nationwide protests as Boris Johnson suspends parliament – video Protesters across the UK took to the streets to demonstrate against the Queen’s approval to prorogue parliament on the request of the prime minister. Boris Johnson confirmed the government will suspend parliament in September with a Queen’s speech on...
22:28 2019-08-29

Hong Kong protests: Major violence breaks out after police fire tear gas during anti-government demonstrations Violence has broken out in Hong Kong after police used tear gas and a water cannon in an attempt to drive back a fresh wave of pro-democracy protesters outside government headquarters....
14:56 2019-08-31

Hong Kong protests: Anti-government protesters cause rush hour chaos by blocking train lines Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters have blocked train services during the early morning rush hour, causing commuter chaos in the latest in a string of anti-government campaigns....
01:42 2019-10-01

Hong Kong extradition protests: demonstrators vow to keep fighting proposed bill after clashes outside government HQ leave at least 72 injured Hong Kong students and civil rights activists have vowed to continue protesting a proposed bill that would allow extradition to China, following a day of sit-ins, tear gas and clashes with police that left at least 72 people injured....
23:42 2019-06-12

Hong Kong demonstrators storm government building amid protests on anniversary of return of Chinese rule A group of protestors smashed a window and tore down parts of an exterior wall at Hong Kong's legislature building Monday amid another round of massive demonstrations in the city on the 22nd anniversary of the return to Chinese rule....
15:56 2019-07-01

Police detain hundreds in Moscow during protests over Russian journalist – video Hundreds of people were detained in central Moscow on Wednesday as protesters rallied to demand that charges be brought against the police officers who planted drugs on Ivan Golunov, an investigative journalist whose arrest sparked widespread public ...
20:00 2019-06-13

Hong Kong: airport protests descend into violence – video report Mass protests at Hong Kong's international airport descended into chaos as riot police used pepper spray and batons in an attempt to disperse the thousands of demonstrators who had grounded flights for a second consecutive day. Hong Kong riot police ...
06:14 2019-08-15

Hong Kong protests: Tens of thousands gather to demand leader quits despite government turnaround on extradition bill Tens of thousands of activists gathered in Hong Kong for another day of protests despite a stunning turnaround by the government on a proposed extradition bill....
18:00 2019-06-16

Austria: All far-right ministers leave government after video scandal Austria's far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) says its ministers will step down from the Cabinet. The move came as Chancellor Kurz proposed the ouster of FPÖ member Herbert Kickl as interior minister after a video scandal....
16:00 2019-05-21

Ibiza scandal: why has Austria's government collapsed? – video Austria is preparing for an election in September after a video from 2017 appeared to show the far-right vice-chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, offering lucrative public contracts in exchange for campaign support. The country's coalition governmen...
16:28 2019-05-21

Race Imboden takes a knee and joins tradition of US athlete protests – video United States gold medal winning fencer Race Imboden may face sanctions for taking a knee during the medal ceremony at the 2019 Pan-Am Games. Imboden’s gesture preceded a similar protest on Saturday by American hammer thrower Gwen Berry, who raised h...
23:42 2019-08-11

Hundreds of thousands take to streets in renewed Hong Kong protests – video report Protesters dressed in black have marched through central Hong Kong demanding a full retraction of the China extradition law. The huge new rally comes after Hong Kong's chief executive, Carrie Lam, announced an indefinite halt to the proposed bill, wh...
16:56 2019-06-16

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside government office More violence has erupted in Hong Kong, with police firing tear gas and chemical-laced water after protesters lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the government headquarters....
15:28 2019-09-15

US government lawyer: detained children do not need soap and blankets – video Soap, toothbrushes and blankets are some of the items migrant children detained in the US do not need, a Trump administration official has claimed. Sarah Fabian, a lawyer for the US Department of Justice, argued at the US court of appeals for the nin...
19:00 2019-06-23

Austria's caretaker government assumes power after video scandal Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has vowed that his new Cabinet will probe the contents of the controversial video. But the government is already facing a no-confidence vote and may not survive next week....
08:14 2019-05-23

'The bill is dead': Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam speaks after mass protests – video Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said an extradition bill that sparked the territory's biggest political crisis in decades was 'dead', admitting that the government's work on the bill had been a 'total failure'. The bill, which would have allowed people i...
14:56 2019-07-09

Social media blocks satirical video in Singapore after government complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the government of the wealthy Asian city-state requested the removal of content it said could fan racial tension....
20:14 2019-08-02

A secret-video scandal brought down Sebastian Kurz's government. Now he's set to return Austrians were voting in a snap election on Sunday after Sebastian Kurz and his right-wing coalition government lost a vote of no confidence in May, following a corruption scandal prompted by a secretly-filmed video....
11:42 2019-09-29

Social Media Sites Reportedly Blocked a Satirical Rap Video at the Singapore Government’s Request Facebook and YouTube appear to have blocked access to a satirical rap video after the Singaporean government allegedly requested its removal over fears it would inflame racial tensions in the city-state, Reuters reported Friday. The video featured Yo...
20:42 2019-08-02

China releases dramatic army propaganda video in wake of Hong Kong protests with 'anti-riot' drills As the summer of protests continues to escalate in Hong Kong, the Chinese army released a video on Thursday for its troops based in the city showing footage of an "anti-riot drill" as a top commended warned of punishment against "violent criminals. ...
20:28 2019-08-01

Government-funded group's gene editing video touting 'designer babies' under fire over ethics A video showing people casually discussing gene editing and designer babies is making waves because of its source: the government-funded group leading efforts to set standards for the ethically dicey science....
07:42 2019-10-03

How Hong Kong protesters used hand signals and human chains to storm government – video explainer This week protesters in Hong Kong stormed the legislative council building and vandalised its main chamber on the anniversary of the island's 1997 return to Chinese rule. The demonstrations appeared meticulously organised, with protesters forming hum...
00:28 2019-07-05

Jessica Blevins, the 27-year-old manager and wife of the most popular video game player in the world, reveals the inside story of Ninja's move to Microsoft's Mixer Getty/Matt Winkelmeyer Jessica Blevins, 27, is the wife and manager of Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, who is one of the most popular video-game players in the world. On August 1, Jessica, Tyler, and the handful of people part of "Team Ninja" signed an exclu...
16:28 2019-10-02

A YouTuber documenting deadly protests in Iraq posted a video that appeared to show a rocket-propelled grenade flying just past his head A video shot by a YouTuber in the midst of protests sweeping Iraq appears to show a rocket flying just past his ear. The video was posted from Baghdad on Sunday night by Firas al-Sarrai, a popular Iraqi Instagram and YouTube personality. The Washing...
13:42 2019-10-07

PM Modi, Amit Shah Praise Indian Air Force On 87th Air Force Day Prime Minister Narendra Modi today praised the role of the Indian Air Force in protecting the country during conflicts and helping people during natural calamities....
16:56 2019-10-08

'Daddy, let's go, please': Son tearfully protests as dad calls cops on black man, video shows In a tense video, YouTube employee Christopher Cukor called the police on Wesly Michel, who is black, alleging that he was trespassing in the complex.        ...
21:56 2019-07-10

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan African nations. Thursday’s vote by a key committee ...
00:56 2019-08-23

On Stranger Things, the plot starts to move, but no one can move on “It’s probably for his muscles or something,” Max tells El as the two stand over a now-melted ice bath in the Mayfield-Hargrove bathroom. “He works out like a maniac.” Even before El finds the missing lifeguard’s fanny pack and her bloody whistle, we...
21:56 2019-07-04

Politicians need to move fast as Facebook & Co move into finance: BIS Politicians need to quickly coordinate regulatory responses to new risks from technology companies like Facebook moving into finance, though banks won't be squeezed out anytime soon, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said on Sunday....
21:14 2019-06-23

Ecuador seeks a way out as unrest continues Talks have begun between the government and indigenous groups in an effort to quell anti-austerity unrest that has spilled onto the streets. Clashes continued in the capital, despite a military-backed curfew....
03:42 2019-10-14

Hundreds Arrested in Ecuador Unrest Anger over the elimination of fuel subsidies was the catalyst for protests by transport workers and others that have paralyzed Quito and much of the country....
08:28 2019-10-05

US loses to Ecuador 2-1 in Under-19 World Cup quarterfinal The United States has been knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup at the quarterfinal stage for the third straight tournament, losing to Ecuador 2-1 Saturday at Gdynia, Poland. Jhon Espinoza scored the tiebreaking goal in the 43rd minute for Ecuador, ...
21:42 2019-06-08

Nearly everyone in Ecuador is the victim of a data breach A massive data breach exposed sensitive data of nearly every individual in Ecuador. The breach impacted an estimated 20 million people -- for reference, Ecuador has a population of about 17 million. According to ZDNet, it exposed data on 6.7 million....
16:42 2019-09-17

Ecuador frees man wanted in US over Facebook scheme QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador has released a New York man and turned down an extradition request from the United States, where he was arrested after falsely claiming he was owed half-ownership of Facebook. A lawyer for Paul Ceglia on Tuesday tweeted ...
23:42 2019-06-11

More than 470 protesters arrested in Ecuador over fuel prices Violent protests across Ecuador kicked off after the government announced the elimination of 40-year-old fuel subsidies. Hundreds of protesters over five days were arrested as police struggle to quell the unrest....
08:28 2019-10-08

Ecuador says Cascabel could become a top world copper mine A preliminary study of the Cascabel mining project in northern Ecuador shows that it could become one of the world's largest copper, silver and gold mines, Ecuador's government said on Wednesday....
05:28 2019-06-13

Nearly all Ecuador citizens have personal data leaked A major database breach has seen personal information on nearly every person in the nation of Ecuador leaked.The breached data includes names, cedulas (national ID numbers), date of birth, places of birth, home addresses, and gender, with millions of...
02:14 2019-09-17

Ecuador legalizes same-sex marriage in landmark case The ruling is “a joy for our entire community and Ecuador,” said plaintiff Efraín Soria.        ...
00:28 2019-06-14

Ecuador's Moreno says will study effects of subsidy cut Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno said he would assess a decree that slashed fuel subsidies with the indigenous and social groups that have led protests against it, but did not indicate he planned to repeal it....
06:56 2019-10-13

Uruguay crush 10-man Ecuador 4-0 in Group C opener "Uruguay crushed Ecuador 4-0 in their Copa America opener on Sunday with help from an early sending off that deflated their opponents and assured the 15-times champions the simplest of starts to their campaign."...
13:56 2019-06-17

USA eliminated by Ecuador in Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals USA ousted from U-20 World Cup with 2-1 loss to EcuadorJhon Espinoza scores winner for Ecuador in 43rd minuteThe United States were knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup in the quarter-finals for the third straight tournament, losing to Ecuador 2-1 S...
22:56 2019-06-08

Ecuador cancels austerity plan in a bid to end unrest President Moreno and leaders of the country's indigenous peoples have struck a deal to cancel an austerity package that led to violent protests. Seven people were killed after the cost-cutting measures sparked outrage....
06:00 2019-10-14

Talks in Ecuador Begin Between President and Protesters The talks, mediated by the United Nations, were canceled as violent protests wracked the city despite a curfew and the army’s presence on the streets....
06:28 2019-10-14

Ecuador Investigates Data Breach of Up to 20 Million People The trove of personal details was found on an unsecured server in Florida, though it was unclear whether anyone had gained access to the information....
01:42 2019-09-18

Cycling: Ecuador's Carapaz attacks to take lead in Giro Ecuadorean Richard Carapaz launched a solo attack 28km from the end of a mountainous 14th stage to seize the leader's pink jersey from Jan Polanc in the Giro d'Italia on Saturday....
03:14 2019-05-26

Ecuador protesters enter National Assembly: witnesses Indigenous Ecuadoreans protesting against government austerity measures briefly burst through security lines into the National Assembly in Quito on Tuesday, witnesses said....
23:42 2019-10-08

The Latest: Ecuador president, indigenous leaders set truce Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno and leaders of the country’s indigenous peoples have struck a deal to cancel a disputed austerity package and end nearly two weeks of protests that have paralyzed the economy and left seven dead...
06:28 2019-10-14

Ecuador president declares 'curfew' and 'militarization' in Quito The government has implemented the stringent measures as it fights for control of the capital. Five people have died since the violent protests began ten days ago....
01:28 2019-10-13

Ecuador’s protesters march; some clashes break out in Quito Thousands of protesters hold anti-government rallies in Ecuador, seeking to intensify pressure on the government after a week of unrest sparked by fuel price hikes...
20:56 2019-10-09

Ecuador’s protesters march; clashes break out in Quito Thousands of protesters have staged anti-government rallies in Ecuador, seeking to intensify pressure on the president after a week of unrest sparked by fuel price hikes...
23:14 2019-10-09

Ecuador cracks down on illegal miners in northern region Ecuador on Tuesday mobilized hundreds of soldiers and police to a mountainous area to confront illegal mining and organized crime that have fueled violence in the north of the country, the interior minister said....
23:56 2019-07-02

Oil climbs on Iraq and Ecuador unrest, regional tensions Oil prices increased on Tuesday as unrest in Iraq and Ecuador raised supply concerns, but worries about U.S.-China trade negotiations capped the market's gains after U.S. President Donald Trump said a quick deal was unlikely....
12:00 2019-10-08

Ecuador clashes rage despite military-backed curfew Ecuadorean police battled masked men who launched homemade projectiles at them in downtown Quito on Sunday, as protesters defied a curfew that was imposed by President Lenin Moreno in a bid to quell anti-austerity unrest....
04:00 2019-10-14

At least one protester killed in Ecuador in anti-austerity march At least one indigenous protester was killed in unrest in Ecuador's capital Quito amid protests that were expected to continue for an eighth day on Thursday against President Lenin Moreno's austerity measures....
20:28 2019-10-10

Ecuador indigenous groups, workers keep pressure on Moreno Ecuadorean indigenous and union organizations kept protests going on Saturday and promised no let-up in their push to overturn austerity measures by President Lenin Moreno's government that have convulsed the nation for three days....
01:28 2019-10-06

The Latest: UN: talks to end Ecuador crisis to start Sunday The United Nations and Ecuadorian Bishops’ Conference have announced that talks between indigenous protest leaders and Ecuador’s government will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday...
16:14 2019-10-13

Galápagos Islands: outcry after Ecuador allows US military to use airstrip Political row sparked after government gave US permission to use island for anti-narcotics flightsThe Galápagos Islands are at the centre of political row in Ecuador after the government agreed to allow US anti-narcotics planes to use an airstrip on ...
23:14 2019-06-17

Ecuador high court approves marriage for 2 gay couples QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador’s highest court on constitutional norms has granted two gay couples the right to marry in a landmark case seeking to expand LGBT rights in the small South American nation. Wednesday’s decision by the Constitu...
00:14 2019-06-13

Court frees Swedish friend of Assange detained in Ecuador A court in Ecuador has ordered a Swedish programmer close to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange freed after more than two months in jail on suspicion of hacking...
06:42 2019-06-21

Uruguay cruises past 10-man Ecuador in Copa America opener BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez led Uruguay to a comfortable 4-0 win over 10-man Ecuador in the Copa America on Sunday. Uruguay also scored with Nicolas Lodeiro and an own-goal by Ecuadorean defender Arturo Mina in the Gr...
02:42 2019-06-17

Talks on austerity emerge from unrest in Ecuador as capital on lockdown An indigenous group in Ecuador behind mass protests against cuts to fuel subsidies agreed to hold talks with President Lenin Moreno, who ordered a curfew in the capital on Saturday after the latest wave of violence in the city....
15:00 2019-10-13

Ecuador president blocks extradition of man accused of Facebook fraud Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno has blocked the extradition to the United States of a New York man charged with trying to defraud Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg, a document obtained by Reuters showed on Friday....
04:00 2019-06-08

Ecuador protesters defy military warning with mass rallies Protesters in Ecuador have clashed with police for the second day in a row over a drastic fuel price increase. President Lenin Moreno has left the capital and declared a state of emergency....
02:00 2019-10-10

Indigenous leaders, officials head to Ecuador protest talks Residents of Ecuador’s capital picked their way through piles of burnt tires and chunks of pavement Sunday as the government and indigenous protesters headed to negotiations aimed at defusing more than a week of demonstrations...
22:00 2019-10-13

Ecuador paralyzed by national strike as Moreno refuses to step down Protesters clashed with riot police as thousands called for repeal of austerity measures that sparked worst political unrest in a decadeIndigenous protesters have clashed again with riot police in Ecuador’s captial as thousands of people joined anti-...
02:28 2019-10-10

Ecuador: UN ‘stands ready’ to support talks, in bid to end political turmoil Amid violent street protests that have rocked Ecuador’s Government, fomenting a political crisis, the UN Secretary-General has voiced his concern, saying the Organization is standing by to help mediate if politicians can agree to sit down for talks. ...
22:56 2019-10-11

General Strike Paralyzes Ecuador as President Stands by Austerity A general strike paralyzed much of Ecuador as week-old protests against President Lenin Moreno’s decision to eliminate fuel subsidies continued and the government scrambled to restore order....
06:28 2019-10-10

Defiant protesters in Ecuador parade captive police officers Anti-government protesters parade captive police officers on a stage in Ecuador, defying the government as it seeks dialogue with opponents, particularly indigenous groups, after more than a week of deadly unrest...
00:56 2019-10-11

Venezuelan migrants flood into Ecuador ahead of new visa restrictions More than 85,000 Venezuelan migrants crossed into Ecuador from Colombia in the last month, ahead of new visa restrictions from Quito that took effect on Monday, the Colombian government said....
21:42 2019-08-26

Indigenous protesters converge on Quito as Ecuador president moves out Masked and stick-wielding protesters hurled stones and battled with security forces, who responded with tear gasThousands of indigenous protesters have converged on Ecuador’s capital after anti-government demonstrations and clashes prompted the presi...
01:42 2019-10-09

Ecuador at Standstill as Striking Transit Workers Block Roads The country’s transit unions began a strike to protest their president’s decision to strip away a $1.3 billion fuel subsidy, which would raise fuel prices....
04:28 2019-10-04

Mercosur bloc and other South American countries condemn unrest in Ecuador The South American trade bloc, Mercosur, along with other countries in the region on Sunday, condemned the unrest in Ecuador, saying mass demonstrations against cuts to fuel subsidies were an attempt to destabilize the government of President Lenín ...
04:00 2019-10-14

Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru Slam Ruling on .amazon Domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision by the organisation that manages Internet protocol to grant global retailer Amazon the rights to the .amazon domain....
15:56 2019-05-27

Clashes As Ecuador President Declares State Of Emergency "To Avoid Chaos" Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Ecuador after President Lenin Moreno declared a state of emergency Thursday following demonstrations against rising fuel prices due to the government......
09:56 2019-10-04

Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia denounce decision on Amazon domain The presidents of Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia criticized a recent decision by the organization that manages internet protocol to grant global retailer Amazon Inc the rights to the .amazon domain....
00:42 2019-05-27

| WATCH | Ecuador protesters attack TV station, newspaper in Quito - reports Protesters in Ecuador have attacked a television station and newspaper, the outlets said, as violence in the capital city Quito prompted President Lenin Moreno to impose a curfew and military control. WATCH NOW....
15:56 2019-10-13

Clashes erupt after Ecuador fails to decriminalize abortion for rape victims Pro-choice activists say decision is a death sentence, after illegal abortions resulted in 15.6% of maternal deaths in 2014Clashes have erupted between pro-choice demonstrators and police outside Ecuador’s national assembly after lawmakers rejected a...
22:00 2019-09-18

Military patrols Ecuador's capital as clashes resume and many defy curfew Armored military vehicles patrolled the streets of Ecuador's capital, Quito, on Sunday after police and protesters clashed and many residents defied a curfew imposed by President Lenin Moreno in a bid to quell unrest triggered by fuel subsidy cuts....
00:00 2019-10-14

Ecuador Declares State of Emergency as Striking Workers Block Roads The country’s transit unions began a strike to protest their president’s decision to strip away a $1.3 billion fuel subsidy, which would raise fuel prices....
11:28 2019-10-04

Venezuelans left stranded at Ecuador's border as visa rule comes into effect Ecuador's new visa restrictions left Venezuelans marooned at the border. Colombia's government criticized Quito's decision, saying it could boost human trafficking and put migrants at risk....
10:42 2019-08-29

Ecuador declares state of emergency as fuel protesters battle police Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno declared a state of emergency on Thursday as protesters hurled stones and erected burning barricades after the end of decades-old fuel subsidies as part of a $2 billion government fiscal reform package....
02:56 2019-10-04

Ecuador: indigenous protesters paralyze roads in fifth day of anti-austerity unrest Measure to eliminate fuel subsidies sparks worst unrest in years, resulting in 477 arrestsIndigenous protesters have paralyzed roads around Ecuador and blocked a main highway into the capital in a fifth day of action against government austerity meas...
00:28 2019-10-08

Ecuador declares state of emergency as protesters decry end to fuel subsidies Fiscal reform package sends demonstrators to the streets: ‘We’re paralyzing the nation’Ecuador’s president, Lenín Moreno, has declared a state of emergency amid nationwide protests over the end of decades-old fuel subsidies in a government fiscal ref...
04:28 2019-10-04

Ecuador's Leader, in Reversal, Scraps Measure to Eliminate Fuel Subsidies The South American oil-exporting nation has lifted a decree to slash fuel subsidies, after nearly two weeks of violent demonstrations rocked the country....
10:00 2019-10-14

Ecuador president Moreno leaves Quito amid growing unrest With protests escalating in Ecuador, President Lenin Moreno has moved his administration out of the capital Quito to the port city of Guayaquil. Moreno claims his predecessor, Rafael Correa, is attempting a coup....
21:14 2019-10-08

Seven Latam nations suggest Maduro behind unrest in Ecuador, back Moreno Seven Latin American countries reject any attempt by Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to destabilize democracies in the region and back Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno as he tries to calm unrest, Peru's foreign ministry said on Tuesday, speaking...
23:42 2019-10-08

Protesters in Ecuador rally against austerity measures as food prices climb Ecuadoreans complain consumer prices have risen sharply as a knock-on effect of Moreno's abolition of fuel subsidies, which has also triggered the nation's worst unrest in more than a decade....
08:42 2019-10-07

Ex-Ecuador president Correa denies planning coup attempt from exile Ecuador's former president Rafael Correa denied on Tuesday he was orchestrating a coup against the government from his self-imposed exile in Belgium, after being accused of stoking the worst unrest in years in the Andean oil producer....
23:42 2019-10-08

Protesters in Ecuador agree to talks as president declares curfew in capital The highland capital of Quito was rocked by a 10th day of clashes over Moreno's austerity plan, with the office of Ecuador's comptroller set on fire and access roads to Quito's airport blocked....
04:14 2019-10-13

Ecuador: defiant protesters parade captured officers as unrest drags on Eight uniformed officers were brought onto a stage and forced to address a crowd of thousands of activists but were not harmedIndigenous protesters in Ecuador have paraded a group of captured police officers on stage in a brazen show of defiance to t...
09:28 2019-10-11

Navy hospital ship Comfort completes first 2019 mission in Ecuador The USNS Comfort finished up a medical mission in Manta, Ecuador, which included caring for 7,799 patients and performing more than 120 surgeries on the vessel, as it assists with care for Venezuelan migrants....
21:28 2019-07-08

Big government vs. small government: Here's how much your state spends on you The average spending per capita varies from as little as $7,430 in one state to nearly triple that amount in others.       ...
16:56 2019-07-13

Ecuador's military warns against violence as residents strike over fuel price increases Ecuador’s military is warning the country’s residents Wednesday to obey the law as its embattled president is trying to negotiate with dozens of indigenous groups that have been protesting recent fuel price hikes....
02:56 2019-10-10

Ecuador judge frees Swedish programer close to Assange; probe continues An Ecuadorean judge on Thursday ordered that a Swedish citizen and personal friend of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be freed, two months after he was detained for alleged participation in a hacking attempt on the government....
05:28 2019-06-21

South Korean prosecution confirms death of ex-head of Hanbo Group in Ecuador The prosecution concluded Thursday that Chung Tae-soo, former head of the now-defunct Hanbo Group, died in December in Ecuador, where he was hiding after fleeing South Korea while standing trial on embezzlement charges....
13:56 2019-07-04

Richard Carapaz wins Giro d’Italia to make cycling history for Ecuador • Carapaz becomes country’s first grand tour champion• Chad Haga of the US fastest on last stage’s time trialRichard Carapaz became Ecuador’s first grand tour champion by winning the Giro d’Italia while Chad Haga of the US was fastest in the final st...
21:28 2019-06-02

IT firm manager arrested in massive Ecuador data breach case affecting 20M people Ecuador offiicals have arrested the general manager of IT consulting firm Novaestrat after a massive data breach exposed the personal information of more than 20 million individuals, including 6.7 million children. The 18GB cache of data was attribut...
11:42 2019-09-18

Watch: Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani help Uruguay destroy Ecuador at Copa America Barcelona's Luis Suarez and Paris Saint-Germain's Edinson Cavani each scored first half goals to help Uruguay to a 4-0 thrashing of Ecuador in the group stage of the 2019 Copa America....
00:28 2019-06-18

Cycling: Carapaz wins Giro to secure maiden grand tour title for Ecuador Richard Carapaz rode a perfect race to fulfill his immense potential and become the first Ecuadorian rider to win a grand tour when he prevailed in the Giro d'Italia on Sunday....
18:42 2019-06-02

Deepfake video shows Bill Hader morph into Tom Cruise in CBS interview – video Creator of video says he wants to raise awareness of technology's potential in age of fake news and doctored footageWhat do we do about deepfake video? Continue reading......
22:00 2019-08-13

'Don’t touch me like that!': video shows trans women forcibly removed from an LA bar – video A video posted to social media show a group of transgender women being forcibly removed from a Los Angeles bar. The women said they had earlier been harassed by a straight couple at a downtown bar called Las Perlas. Mobile phone footage shows one sec...
22:56 2019-08-27

UFC’s Kevin Lee plays video games while driving in shocking video This is quite the display of reckless driving. UFC fighter Kevin Lee posted a video on his Instagram of him playing video games while driving his car on a highway. He can be seen turning around and adjusting the camera – without his eyes on the road ...
02:14 2019-09-17

Data breach reveals personal data of almost all of Ecuador Information including personal details such as names, addresses, national identity numbers and phone numbers has been compromised. The government has described the issue as a "major concern."...
00:42 2019-09-17

At least 26 dead after violent clashes in Indonesia The death toll rose in Indonesia to 26 Tuesday as more bodies were found following riots in the province of West Papua, where students took to the streets a day earlier to protest racial and ethnic discrimination....
18:42 2019-09-24

A ‘violent tornado’ has touched down in Missouri JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The National Weather Service says a “violent tornado” has touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing possible fatalities and heavy damage. The service reports that a “confirmed large and destructive...
09:14 2019-05-23

TPD investigating violent armed robberies TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating armed robberies that have occurred around town. According to TPD, between May 18 and June 5, the suspect has committed at least four armed robberies. Police say the man has targeted mostly Domi...
16:14 2019-06-07

Host Violent Content? In Australia, You Could Go to Jail Australia has held itself up as a model for cracking down on violent extremist material online since the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand. But the limits to its approach have become clear....
13:28 2019-09-11

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....
18:00 2019-06-21

Violent Thunderstorms Kill at Least 7 in Northern Greece Six foreigners were said to be among the dead after intense wind and rain hit the Halkidiki region. More than 100 others were injured, officials said....
19:56 2019-07-11

| Violent kidnappings-for-ransom spread across Nigeria Aminu Magami, a taxi driver in northwest Nigeria, froze in fear when more than 20 gunmen stormed an expressway one night in February, shooting into the air....
16:56 2019-05-21

Biden says violent games are “not healthy” but not the cause of “carnage” Enlarge / US Vice President Joe Biden speaks to a roundtable of game industry representatives as ESA CEO Mike Gallagher and Attorney General Eric Holder look on. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) As Republican politicians once again point a...
21:56 2019-08-06

How rugby has helped me tackle violent impulses Raised in a north London crime family, Vinnie was out of control and armed by 13. Then a teacher at a pupil referral unit and the RugbyWorks charity showed him another way. David Cohen reports...
04:00 2019-10-02

Nearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists now living in Germany Scale of problem revealed as details emerge of suspect in pro-refugee politician’s murderNearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists are living in Germany, the chief of the country’s domestic intelligence service, which is investigating the murder of ...
17:28 2019-06-18

Two teenagers die minutes apart during violent night in London The Mayor of London said he was "sickened" after a bloody night in the city saw four people stabbed and a teenager shot dead, in a spate of separate incidents that further highlight the surge in violent crime in Britain's capital....
10:28 2019-06-16

Barcelona hit by 30% rise in 'violent and intimidating robberies' The number of violent and intimidating robberies in the Spanish tourist city of Barcelona has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year, police say....
02:28 2019-08-23

Ohio shooter interested in violent ideology: FBI Armed with a semi-automatic gun, the Ohio shooter killed nine people including his own sister. Friends of the man told news outlets he had troubling behavior around women. The FBI has opened a probe into his motives....
01:00 2019-08-07

NYC schools were most ‘violent and disruptive’ in state last year New York City schools had the most “violent and disruptive incidents” in the state last year — accounting for more than half, with incidents including assaults, sexual offenses and bomb threats, a new report reveals. The data released Tuesday by stat...
06:14 2019-08-14

‘Violent’ Hells Angels banned from the Netherlands AMSTERDAM — A Dutch court on Wednesday banned the Hells Angels motorcycle gang in the Netherlands, saying it had a track record of violent crime including the killing of rivals, shootouts and drug and weapon offenses. Prosecutors had sought the measu...
00:14 2019-05-30

Silent but violent, Daniel Dubois is everything the heavyweight division needs Who is Daniel Dubois, and what makes this quiet man the most exciting heavyweight prospect in the world? Elliot Worsell finds out The post Silent but violent, Daniel Dubois is everything the heavyweight division needs appeared first on Boxing News....
14:28 2019-07-20

Migrants at overcrowded border facilities may become violent: DHS watchdog Migrants seeking asylum and being held at an overcrowded US Border Patrol facility in Texas could become violent due to the inhumane conditions, an internal Department of Homeland Security watchdog found. The El Paso Del Norte Processing Center in We...
18:42 2019-06-01

Violent deaths of Venezuelans in Colombia on the rise: report An average of one Venezuelan died violently in Colombia each day in the first seven months of 2019, Colombia's forensic science institute said in a report, a trend that may worsen as immigration increases....
19:42 2019-08-25

| 'Enough is enough', says Nigerian govt over violent attacks in South Africa Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's government on Tuesday summoned South Africa's envoy and said it would dispatch a delegation to Pretoria to express "deep concern" over attacks on Nigerians in a wave of xenophobic violence....
05:00 2019-09-04

Chicago's most violent weekend of 2019: 52 shootings, 10 dead Chicago police said Monday the city has just seen its deadliest weekend of the year -- during which 52 shootings and at least 10 deaths were reported....
21:42 2019-06-03

Officials: Memphis man Brandon Webber was a 'violent' fugitive Authorities say a Tennessee man shot and killed by U.S. Marshals this week, in an incident that led to backlash in Memphis, was the prime suspect in a shooting and car theft....
17:14 2019-06-14

US returns first asylum seekers to violent Nuevo Laredo A U.S. policy to make asylum seekers wait in Mexico while their cases wind through clogged U.S. immigration courts has expanded to the violent city of Nuevo Laredo...
05:42 2019-07-10

Another violent Chicago weekend leaves 5 dead, nearly 50 injured Five people have been killed by gunfire and nearly 50 have been injured, including an 8-year-old girl who was shot at a barbecue, in 37 separate shooting incidents in Chicago, Ill. over the weekend, police said....
13:14 2019-08-13

FBI says Ohio shooting suspect explored 'violent ideologies' The suspected gunman in the Dayton, Ohio, weekend shooting that killed nine people was exploring violent ideologies but it was unclear whether that influenced his actions, an FBI agent said on Tuesday....
23:28 2019-08-06

Man, girl missing after violent storm in Switzerland: police A man and six-year-old girl are missing after their car was swept away by a torrent of mud triggered by a flash flood in southwestern Switzerland, police in Valais canton said on Monday as dozens of rescue workers continued to search....
20:28 2019-08-12

De Blasio admits city should do more to get violent vagrants off streets Mayor Bill de Blasio made a rare admission Tuesday — telling Fox Business anchors that the city could do more to get violent vagrants off the streets. Fox host David Asman asked the mayor if laws that are “meant to protect the mentally il...
06:14 2019-08-14

Dayton shooter was 'exploring violent ideologies,' investigators say Authorities said Tuesday the gunman who killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio over the weekend showed an interest in "violent ideologies" as the FBI announced it will take a central role in the investigation....
06:00 2019-08-07

| 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....
11:00 2019-06-13

Police seek man in violent rape in Jamaica, Queens Police Saturday released the name and photo of a man they say raped and brutally attacked his female acquaintance inside his Queens home this week. The shaken victim was only able to escape by jumping out the window, cops said Saturday. Michael Hosan...
09:14 2019-06-02

Violent protest erupts in capital of Indonesia's Papua Protesters in Indonesia's easternmost region of Papua set buildings ablaze on Thursday, forcing the state power firm to cut off electricity in parts of the provincial capital of Jayapura, state media and an executive of the utility said....
14:00 2019-08-29

8 German men charged over plan to start violent uprising BERLIN (AP) — German authorities have indicted eight far-right extremists on suspicion they planned to start a violent uprising. Federal prosecutors said Friday that they have formally indicted the German men, aged 21 to 31, on suspicion of forming a...
16:14 2019-06-28

US Mayor Apologizes After Violent Arrest Videos Emerge The mayor of Phoenix apologized on Sunday after videos emerged showing police in the southwestern US city violently arresting a family with young children....
08:28 2019-06-17

How humans evolved to be both shockingly violent and super-cooperative The origins of our paradoxical nature lie in murder and self-domestication. It's a weird story that may even explain why our species came into existence...
16:42 2019-05-21

National Day Demonstrations in Hong Kong Turn Violent The Hong Kong police used a live round against a protester for the first time in months of protests, as Beijing celebrated 70 years of Communist Party rule....
22:28 2019-10-01

‘John Wick Hex’ is strategic, ultra-violent bliss "John, is a man of focus. Commitment. Sheer will." In the movies, John Wick is portrayed as a force or nature. A terrifying assassin with unrivalled stamina and frightening proficiency with every known firearm. He has brains to match the brawn, too:...
06:56 2019-10-09

DUIs might predict if a gun owner will commit violent crime Convictions for driving under the influence may be linked to the risk of being arrested for subsequent violent crimes, a new study of legal gun owners suggests. Researchers studied 79,678 California handgun owners from their first legal firearm purch...
02:00 2019-10-03

Several dead as ‘violent’ tornado rips through Missouri capital Devastating tornadoes wreaked havoc across Missouri, killing at least three people, destroying homes and causing power outages across the state. Missouri Public Safety confirmed Wednesday night that three people were killed in the Golden City area of...
17:42 2019-05-23

| Fears of Ebola pandemic if DRC violent attacks continue Health officials have warned that the second-deadliest outbreak of Ebola may spiral out of control unless attacks by armed groups on medical facilities and workers in the DRC stop....
21:14 2019-05-23

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday."...
14:31 2019-05-21

Too violent? School wants esports players to get preapproval for League of Legends Kentucky High School Athletic Association Board says esports participants will need written approval to compete in the League of Legends video game.       ...
21:56 2019-07-12

High temperatures can lead to more violent crime, study finds Researchers found that days with a high of more than 85 degrees spurred a 2.2 percent rise in general crime and a 5.7 percent increase in violent crime, on average....
22:14 2019-06-18

Hong Kong protesters return to streets a day after violent clashes Thousands march in Tseung Kwan O area as separate rally is held in Western districtProtesters have taken to the streets of Hong Kong for another round of mass anti-government demonstrations as political unrest continues to roil the city.Less than 24 ...
19:14 2019-08-04

Mexico City assesses damage after violent feminist protest Workers have thrown up a wooden wall around Mexico City’s iconic Angel of Independence monument after feminists defaced it with graffiti during a raucous and violent protest over a string of alleged rapes by police...
04:28 2019-08-18

Violent storm kills six foreigners in northern Greek resorts Six foreigners including two children were killed and more than 100 other people injured when a violent, short-lived storm lashed northern Greece overnight, felling trees and ripping off rooftops....
13:14 2019-07-11

Land Disputes Behind Most Violent Crimes In Bihar, Says Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday stressed on the need for minimising land disputes, asserting that these were responsible for the most violent crimes taking place in the state....
05:14 2019-08-03

Yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent; 350 detained A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain some 350 people...
21:01 2019-05-26

350 detained after yellow vest protest in Brussels turns violent A yellow vest protest march was taken over by black-hooded demonstrators and turned violent in Brussels, forcing authorities to detain a few hundred people....
21:28 2019-05-26

Mexican journalist shot and killed in violent Guerrero state A Mexican reporter in Guerrero state who also served as a municipal official was shot and killed on Friday in a beachside resort, authorities said, the second journalist from the state murdered in less than a week as Mexico's endemic bloodletting rea...
00:56 2019-08-03

At least 2 dead, dozens injured as violent tornado rips through Oklahoma At least two people are dead and dozens others injured after a devastating tornado struck El Reno, Oklahoma, on Saturday night. The powerful storm leveled the second story of a motel and killed two people at a mobile home park in the area 26 miles we...
07:42 2019-05-27

Police departments investigating cops’ racist, violent posts Police departments in at least five states are investigating their officers’ social media feeds after the weekend publication of a database that appears to catalog thousands of inflammatory posts by active-duty and former cops. The posts were u...
23:28 2019-06-05

Violent coup attempt foiled in Ethiopia, prime minister says ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s government foiled a coup attempt in a region north of the capital, Addis Ababa, and the country’s military chief was shot dead, the prime minister said Sunday. The failed coup in the Amhara region was le...
01:42 2019-06-24

Dayton shooter embraced ‘violent ideologies’ before massacre: authorities The Dayton gunman fell under the sway of “violent ideologies” and had an “obsession” with mayhem before he killed nine people in the heinous shooting, authorities said Tuesday, as the investigation inched forward. “We ha...
06:56 2019-08-07

Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger (Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull the trigger, a new study finds....
23:14 2019-05-31

England supporters involved in violent clashes with police in Prague • Three Lions fans throw bottles towards officers in riot gear• Police say 31 arrests made in city’s Old Town after clashes• England suffer first defeat in qualifier for 10 yearsEngland football supporters have been involved in violent clashes with l...
12:00 2019-10-12

China blames US for backing Hong Kong 'violent separatists' The US should stop sending the wrong signals to "violent" protesters in Hong Kong, China has warned. Washington has raised a travel warning as further demonstrations are planned....
21:42 2019-08-08

Pro-Second Amendment lawmaker tones down ad after Dem opponent calls it 'violent rhetoric' A Republican state senator in Virginia changed a Facebook campaign ad Friday after her Democratic challenger called the pro-Second Amendment post “violent rhetoric.”...
08:28 2019-09-22

Chicago experiences most violent weekend of 2019: 52 shot, 10 killed Ten people were killed last weekend in what Chicago's police chief called a "despicable level of violence."        ...
06:28 2019-06-04

‘Jett’ creator pushed for ‘pulpy and sexy and playful and violent’ Carla Gugino went from a tragic matriarch swanning in a mansion in “The Haunting of Hill House” to a master thief in “Jett” — with little time in between to catch her breath. “I was supposed to have six weeks between both projects and for a variety o...
02:14 2019-06-13

Officers put on leave amid probe of recorded violent arrest Three police officers in a New Jersey town have been placed on paid administrative leave as authorities investigate a violent arrest that was caught on video....
20:28 2019-05-21

Twitch sues hijackers who streamed porn and violent videos Twitch had a tough time getting troll streamers in control after they hijacked an unused category for Valve's Artifact. The hijackers livestreamed porn, pirated Game of Thrones episodes, other copyrighted material, violent videos and, perhaps mo...
20:42 2019-06-18

Pair of violent robbers targeting Manhattan women: cops They’re Manhattan’s Bonnie and Clyde. A male-female duo of violent purse snatchers is stalking Chelsea and Midtown, punching female victims in the face before taking their belongings, cops said. The unidentified man and woman have mugged ...
22:14 2019-09-24

Walmart, ESPN pull violent game marketing following shootings Enlarge / ESPN feels its audiences don't want to see Apex Legends scenes like this "given the swirl of that moment." Some of the biggest corporations in the United States are scaling back their display of violent games in the wake of recent mass s...
22:00 2019-08-09

Priest labeled as sexually violent admits Missouri crimes ST. LOUIS (AP) — The man who became the first U.S. priest to be labeled sexually violent for crimes in Illinois has admitting abusing two boys in Missouri. Fred Lenczycki pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of sodomy for crimes that occurred in th...
22:42 2019-05-30

Spain braces for more rain after hail piles up during violent storms Cold front heads towards east of country and Balearics as Madrid reels from flash-floodsParts of eastern Spain and the Balearic islands are bracing for heavy rains after Madrid and the surrounding area were battered by violent storms and flash-floodi...
13:56 2019-08-27

Kevin Hart Released From Hospital 10 Days After Violent Car Crash Kevin Hart is on the road to recovery. The comedian was discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, according to multiple outlets. Hart's release comes 10 days after he underwent back......
11:56 2019-09-12

Violent weather kills three in Missouri, floods rivers in Oklahoma A relentless barrage of violent weather in the central United States left three people dead on Thursday, local media said, as tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri and devastated the state capital, and heavy rain flooded rivers in Oklahoma....
21:56 2019-05-23

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Mason Rudolph suffers concussion on violent hit Pittsburgh Steelers starting quarterback Mason Rudolph exited Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens due to a concussion after a nasty helmet-to-helmet hit....
04:42 2019-10-07

Mass grave in Poland embodies the violent beginning of the Bronze Age Enlarge / This is the Late Neolithic mass grave at Koszyce, Poland. (credit: Image courtesy of Piotr Wodarczak) Sometime between 2880 and 2776 BCE, 15 family members were hastily buried together in a single pit, their shattered skulls telling a sto...
14:56 2019-05-21

Eight London boroughs named as the worst for violent youth crime Eight boroughs were today named as the worst for violent youth crime as Sadiq Khan warned that violence had "become normalised" for some young Londoners....
02:56 2019-07-16

More than a hundred violent criminals have been released under First Step Act, data show More than a hundred violent criminals have been released under the First Step Act, President Trump's signature bipartisan criminal justice reform package, according to data from an administration official provided to Fox News on Monday....
06:42 2019-07-23

U.S. social media firms say they are removing violent content faster Major U.S. social media firms told a Senate panel Wednesday they are doing more to prevent to remove violent or extremist content from online platforms in the wake of several high-profile incidents, focusing on using more technological tools to act f...
19:42 2019-09-18

British man pleads guilty to role in violent murder of US hairdresser A British man accused of murdering a hairstylist in Chicago as part of a sexual fantasy has agreed to plead guilty and give evidence against his co-defendant in exchange for a 45-year prison sentence....
04:00 2019-07-23

Sudan’s Military Calls for Election After Violent Crackdown on Protesters At least 60 people were killed and hundreds wounded in Khartoum on June 3 when the Sudanese military raided a peaceful sit-in calling for democratic reform. Troops shot into the crowd with live ammunition, set tents alight and beat fleeing protesters...
19:14 2019-06-06

Podcast: Did Marquez's "violent" Thailand practice crash rattle him? Marc Marquez comes into MotoGP's Thailand race with a 98-point lead in the championship and his first opportunity to seal a sixth premier class world title...
20:28 2019-10-04

Former Bloomberg, Giuliani aides say de Blasio must fix violent homeless problem The blame for a growing, more violent homeless population on city streets rests squarely with current City Hall policies, officials with the Giuliani and Bloomberg administrations said. “There’s been an increasing tolerance for the homeless on city s...
12:00 2019-10-06

Walmart pulls displays for violent media after El Paso shooting Some politicians are rushing to blame violent video games for mass shootings, and Walmart is apparently quick to respond to this fear. Leaked internal memos revealed that the retailer (which served as the venue for the El Paso shooting) is rushing t...
10:42 2019-08-10

Protesters disrupt transport at Hong Kong airport after violent night Transport to and from Hong Kong International Airport was disrupted for hours Sunday as protesters barricaded roads, leaving traffic gridlocked and stranding hundreds of tourists at the terminal....
14:28 2019-09-01

Priest slams baby into font in ‘violent’ baptism before 'refusing' to return to him to mum A “SADIST” priest who was filmed violently baptising a screaming baby and refusing to give him back to his crying mother has been suspended for a year....
21:42 2019-08-12

Universal cancels release of violent satire The Hunt after Trump criticism Studio scraps movie about a group of elites hunting ‘deplorables’ following gun violence across US and tweet by TrumpThe Hollywood studio behind a violent satire depicting a dozen supposedly red state Americans who wake up in a clearing and realize t...
12:42 2019-08-11

Sudanese General Strike Launched to Protest Violent Military Crackdown (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — Shops were closed and streets were empty across Sudan on Sunday, the first day of a general strike called for the start of the workweek by protest leaders demanding the resignation of the ruling military council. The Sudanes...
19:42 2019-06-09

Violent Mexican Border City Opens Its Doors To US Asylum Seekers Nuevo Laredo, a Mexican border city known for high rates of violence, received its first foreign migrants from the United States on Tuesday as part of a program begun in January, US and Mexican......
12:28 2019-07-10

Violent street clashes erupt in Memphis after marshals kill suspect Violent clashes between police and protesters broke out on streets in Memphis, Tennessee, overnight after officers from the U.S. Marshals Service fatally shot a man during an attempted arrest, officials said on Thursday....
15:14 2019-06-13

Hong Kong protest: China says violent demonstrations 'totally intolerable' Beijing’s liaison office says storming of parliament is ‘an extreme challenge’ to the rule of lawThe Chinese government has issued a strong condemnation of protesters who stormed and vandalised the Hong Kong’s legislature late on Monday, calling the ...
10:56 2019-07-02

Oil's Violent Swings Reinforce Saudi Arabia's Key Role in Energy Markets The surge in oil prices in response to the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry has reminded investors that crude prices are still largely driven by the world’s largest exporter, despite the flow of U.S. shale onto the market....
13:28 2019-09-17

Yoenis Cespedes fractures ankle in ‘violent fall’ at his ranch, Mets say Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen announced the news about Cespedes, who has been recovering from heel surgery, and also made a statement of support for embattled Manager Mickey Callaway....
14:42 2019-05-21

China says violent actions in Hong Kong an 'undisguised challenge': state TV China regarded the violent actions of some protesters in Hong Kong as an "undisguised challenge" to the one country, two systems formula under which the city is ruled, state television reported on Tuesday....
07:56 2019-07-02

Alaska to receive $10M from Justice Department to combat violent crime, AG Barr says Attorney General William Barr on Friday declared a public-safety emergency in Alaska so the Justice Department could allocate more than $10 million toward fighting violent crime in some of the state’s rural communities....
11:28 2019-06-29

YouTube bans videos glorifying Nazis and denying violent events YouTube said Wednesday that the platform will begin banning videos promoting Nazi ideology as well as those denying “well-documented violent events” such as the Holocaust or the Sandy Hook massacre. “Today, we’re taking another step in ou...
20:42 2019-06-05

Violent Mexican border city opens its doors to U.S. asylum seekers Nuevo Laredo, a Mexican border city known for high rates of violence, received its first foreign migrants from the United States on Tuesday as part of a program begun in January, U.S. and Mexican officials said....
07:42 2019-07-10

‘Violent tornado’ takes aim at Jefferson City after 3 killed in southwest Missouri A deadly storm system swept across Missouri on Wednesday, killing at least three people in the southwestern part of the state and causing extensive damage and injuring multiple people in the capital city. A tornado struck Jefferson City, a city of ab...
14:42 2019-05-23

Ads for ultra-violent satire The Hunt pulled in wake of US mass shootings Promotion for movie, in which humans are hunted for sport, is stalled after El Paso and Dayton killings and studio reported to be rethinking strategy TV ads for The Hunt, an ultraviolent political satire in which “elites” stalk and kill “deplorables”...
00:00 2019-08-08

Li Peng, Chinese premier during violent Tiananmen Square crackdown, dies at 91 "We are forced to take resolute and decisive measures to put an end to the turmoil," Li said of the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests.        ...
15:28 2019-07-23

Violent clashes in Portland, Ore., prompt call for anti-mask laws Authorities in Portland, Ore., called for laws that would ban masks at demonstrations, allow police to videotape protests and give the city greater control over protests by groups with a history of violence. ...
08:00 2019-07-04

Operation Triple Beam removes 355 violent criminals from Missouri streets Missouri and federal law enforcement agents arrested hundreds of repeat offenders during a U.S. Marshals' operation aimed at removing violent criminals from Kansas City streets, authorities said....
22:28 2019-08-21

Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement grow violent Clashes involving Hong Kong’s protest movement escalated violently as police launch tear gas and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who appeared to target pro-democracy demonstrators...
04:56 2019-07-22

U.S. social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content Alphabet Inc's Google , Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc will testify next week before a U.S. Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent content from online platforms, the panel said in a statement....
20:42 2019-09-11

Dutch court bans 'violent' Hells Angels motorcycle club A Dutch court on Wednesday banned the Hells Angels motorcycle gang in the Netherlands, saying it had a track record of violent crime including the killing of rivals, shoot-outs, and drug and weapon offences....
14:42 2019-05-29

Protesters appear to be hit by taxi and man beaten bloody in another violent turn for Hong Kong Hong Kong's political unrest took another dark turn Sunday when a driver mowed down protesters with a taxi cab and a man was beaten bloody by a mob, video shows....
01:14 2019-10-07

Artists use street murals to change image of violent Caracas slum In the sprawling slum of Petare in the east of Venezuela's capital of Caracas, 31-year-old Fabian Solymar begins sketching a mural of abstract figures on a wall filled with Socialist Party political......
19:28 2019-08-20

Social media firms to testify on violent, extremist online content WASHINGTON – Google, Facebook and Twitter will testify next week before a US Senate panel on efforts by social media firms to remove violent content from online platforms, the panel said in a statement on Wednesday. The Sept. 18 hearing of the ...
23:00 2019-09-12

Formula 3 driver fractures vertebrae during violent airborne crash: report A Formula 3 driver has fractured his vertebra but miraculously survived after a scary crash sent his car spinning into the air, where it slammed against the safety fence during the Italian Grand Prix at Monza Eni Circuit, Italy....
10:56 2019-09-08