Protest

One NHL player had knelt during the anthem before Monday. Now it's five

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

Two players each from the Star and Golden Knights follow the Wild's Matt Dumba, not to mention athletes in the NBA, MLB and other sports, in protesting racial injustice.
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St. Louis prosecutor chided by Trump faces primary challenge

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

St. Louis' top prosecutor faced a primary challenge on Tuesday after drawing criticism from President Donald Trump for filing charges against a couple who displayed guns at...
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Are chrome grilles ‘designed to intimidate & kill pedestrians'? Liberals and conservatives fight over pickup trucks

Are chrome grilles ‘designed to intimidate & kill pedestrians'? Liberals and conservatives fight over pickup trucks

3 hours ago   |   RT

America's love affair with the pickup truck is the latest battlefield in the unending culture wars, with liberal pundits decrying these 4,000-pound killing machines, and...
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Thailand protesters openly criticise monarchy of King Maha

3 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Student protesters dressed like fictional wizard characters gather in Bangkok to call for curbs on king's power.
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Teachers bring coffins, guillotine while protesting NYC schools reopening plan

Teachers bring coffins, guillotine while protesting NYC schools reopening plan

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

They get an A+ for creativity. Teachers brought along visual aids, including handmade coffins and a guillotine, while protesting Mayor Bill de Blasio's schools reopening plan...
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Johnston School Board hears mixed remarks on in-person school proposal

Johnston School Board hears mixed remarks on in-person school proposal

4 hours ago   |   KCCI

Teachers protested in Johnston Monday as the school district prepared to finalize its “Return to Learn” proposal.
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U.S. teachers protest school reopenings, coronavirus cases down in South, West

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - Teachers at dozens of school districts protested from their cars on Monday over plans by some U.S. governors to resume in-class instruction during the coronavirus...
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Democrats to introduce legislation to tighten DHS intel oversight

Democrats to introduce legislation to tighten DHS intel oversight

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Members of Congress responsible for oversight of the Department of Homeland Security will introduce legislation strengthening its internal civil rights office, they announced...
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U.S. teachers protest school reopenings, coronavirus cases down in South, West

6 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - Teachers at dozens of school districts protested from their cars on Monday over plans by some U.S. governors to resume in-class instruction during the coronavirus...
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Petroperú says indigenous protesters demanding COVID treatment halt pipeline station output

6 hours ago   |   National Post

LIMA - Peruvian state-owned oil firm Petroperú said on Monday that a group of indigenous people armed with spears and demanding medical care for coronavirus infections entered...
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President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

President Trump says TikTok sale can go through - but only if the US gets a cut

The president on Monday set Sept. 15 as the deadline for TikTok to find a U.S. buyer, failing which he said he will shut down the app in the country. Read more ...

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

7 Cardinals, 6 staff test positive; series at Detroit off

Seven St. Louis Cardinals players and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19, causing Major League Baseball to postpone the team's four-game series at Detroit. Read more ...

Big 12 to allow teams to play 1 nonconference football game

Big 12 to allow teams to play 1 nonconference football game

Big 12 schools agreed Monday night to play one nonconference football game this year to go along with their nine league contests as plans for the pandemic-altered 2020 season... Read more ...

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

Oldest living Marine celebrates 105th birthday

The oldest living Marine had a special birthday celebration on Friday. Read more ...

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

Prosecutor says he's justified in seeking President Trump's taxes

A Manhattan prosecutor trying to get President Donald Trump's tax returns told a judge that he was justified in demanding them, citing public reports of “extensive and... Read more ...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details...

'My son's death cannot be in vain': Judge whose family was attacked details her son's last words

The federal judge whose son was killed and whose husband was shot at their home last month called for greater privacy protections for judges in her first comments since the... Read more ...

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

The XFL began its season earlier this year, before being forced to shutter operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Braves lose ace Mike Soroka for season with torn Achilles

Braves lose ace Mike Soroka for season with torn Achilles

The Mets finished their win over Atlanta with three starters' health in question - the Braves weren't so lucky. Atlanta lost its ace Mike Soroka for the season after he... Read more ...

Golden Knights rally for 5-3 round-robin win over Stars

Golden Knights rally for 5-3 round-robin win over Stars

EDMONTON, Alberta - Will Carrier scored the tiebreaker with 5:12 left in the game, Robin Lehner had 24 saves and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Dallas Stars 5-3 in Western... Read more ...

Votto homer lifts Reds to 3-2 win over Indians

Votto homer lifts Reds to 3-2 win over Indians

CINCINNATI - Joey Votto hit a two-run, go-ahead homer, Nick Castellanos also connected and the Cincinnati Reds beat Cleveland 3-2 Monday night as the Indians played again... Read more ...