Protests

Belarus election challenger asks Lukashenko to quit amid protests

7 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Police clash with protesters for a second evening as President Alexander Lukashenko declares victory in disputed polls.
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At least 10 dead in Ethiopia protests over autonomy - health officials

9 minutes ago   |   National Post

ADDIS ABABA - At least 10 people died in clashes between protesters and security forces in Ethiopia's southern region on Monday, health officials said, the latest violence as...
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Post-blast protests may usher in a new political age in Lebanon

27 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Hezbollah and the uncoordinated but powerful protest movement in Lebanon will have to negotiate a new way forward.
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German basketball player urged to take legal action after being fired over coronavirus protest with athlete girlfriend

German basketball player urged to take legal action after being fired over coronavirus protest with athlete girlfriend

47 minutes ago   |   RT

Basketball player Joshiko Saibou has been advised to take legal action against his former club Telekom Baskets Bonn after he was fired for attending a protest against ongoing...
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More arrests as protests against Belarus presidential election resume in streets of Minsk

More arrests as protests against Belarus presidential election resume in streets of Minsk

1 hour ago   |   RT

Several metro stations were closed and a heavy police presence was evident in downtown Minsk as demonstrators took to the streets again to protest against the reelection of...
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Thousands join Thai anti-government protest, royalists hold rival rally

1 hour ago   |   National Post

BANGKOK - Thousands joined an anti-government demonstration at a Thai university on Monday, the largest such protest by students, challenging the government and conservative...
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Police break up protests after Belarus presidential vote

Police break up protests after Belarus presidential vote

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

MINSK, Belarus - Phalanxes of Belarusian police in full riot gear violently dispersed thousands of demonstrators who poured into the streets to challenge the early count from...
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Lebanese government steps down in the aftermath of protests and Beirut explosion

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Lebanon's prime minister announced that his government has stepped down from their roles after weekend-long protests by the public due to the Beirut explosion last week.
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Lebanon Prime Minister Hassan Diab steps down in wake of Beirut explosion, protests

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Prime Minister Hassan Diab said that he is taking "a step back" so he can stand with the people "and fight the battle for change alongside them."
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Live updates: Coronavirus briefings from Gov. Gavin Newsom, LAUSD superintendent, LA County officials

2 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Watch live events here for updates on the state and local response to protests and unrest sparked by George Floyd's death, as well as the latest on COVID-19's impact across...
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Disney World to reduce theme park hours in September

Disney World to reduce theme park hours in September

Operating hours at all Central Florida parks are changing. Read more ...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three Baltimore homes

A huge gas explosion has reduced three row houses to rubble in Baltimore, Maryland, killing one resident and injuring several others, the city's fire department has said. At... Read more ...

Houses explode in Baltimore, killing 1 and trapping others, fire union says

Houses explode in Baltimore, killing 1 and trapping others, fire union says

BALTIMORE - One person has died and others were reportedly trapped after an explosion Monday morning in Maryland, according to the Baltimore Firefighters Union IAFF Local... Read more ...

Dollar Tree once again pivots on mask policy - now requires customers to...

Dollar Tree once again pivots on mask policy - now requires customers to wear face coverings

Dollar Tree and its Family Dollar brand are once again requiring customers to wear masks in stores. Dollar Tree last reversed its mask mandate in July, even as other major... Read more ...

Big Ten cancels the 2020 fall football season: Report

Big Ten cancels the 2020 fall football season: Report

CHICAGO - When the Mid-American Conference became the first FBS conference to postpone their fall seasons till the spring on Saturday, many wondered if another major league... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive...

What you need to know about COVID-19: More than 97,000 kids tested positive for virus in last 2 weeks of July

The report, published by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children's Hospital Association, said in the last two weeks of July, there was a 40% increase in child cases... Read more ...

McDonald's sues ousted CEO, alleging he destroyed evidence of employee...

McDonald's sues ousted CEO, alleging he destroyed evidence of employee relationships

McDonald's says it's suing Stephen Easterbrook, the CEO it ousted last year over an inappropriate relationship with an employee, alleging Monday that he covered up... Read more ...

Dramatic video shows Baltimore blast survivor pulled from rubble

Dramatic video shows Baltimore blast survivor pulled from rubble

Dramatic Twitter video shows firefighters pulling a survivor out of the rubble of a massive Baltimore gas explosion that killed one woman, injured at least four other people... Read more ...

Coronavirus latest: 101,731 cases in Ohio; 34,982 in Kentucky; 74,992 in Indiana

Coronavirus latest: 101,731 cases in Ohio; 34,982 in Kentucky; 74,992 in Indiana

The COVID-19 outbreak is continuing to change everyday life for millions of Americans. Leaders across the county, including the Tri-State area, are implementing measures to... Read more ...

Tracking curve of coronavirus cases, deaths in Florida

Tracking curve of coronavirus cases, deaths in Florida

We're tracking the curve of coronavirus cases and coronavirus-related deaths that have occurred in Florida. Read more ...