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Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult

HONG KONG — A sea of Hong Kong protesters marched through the dense city center in the pouring rain on Sunday, defying a police ban, in a vivid display of the movement’s continuing strength after more than two months of demonstrations, [...]

Oakland police cite FBI agent after gun stolen from vehicle

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Officials say police issued a citation to an FBI agent last month after the agent’s gun was stolen from a parked vehicle in Oakland. The East Bay Times reports the Oakland Police Department used a 2016 state law [...]

Chaos Grips Hong Kong’s Airport as Police Clash with Protesters

As if to eliminate any possible ambiguity about the airline’s stance on the unrest, Cathay’s largest shareholder, the Hong Kong-based conglomerate Swire Pacific, issued a statement on Tuesday condemning “all illegal activities and [...]

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Beijing Warnings, as Police Fire Tear Gas

HONG KONG — Defying warnings from China of a crackdown if they continued more than two months of protests, young demonstrators blocked a vital tunnel under Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbor on Saturday, barricaded a traffic intersection [...]

New Australian rules for police investigating leaks to media

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – The Australian government on Friday told police to consider the importance of a free and open press when investigating leaked documents after raids on journalists’ offices and a home in June sparked outrage [...]

Canadian Teenage Murder Suspects Found Dead in Manitoba, Police Say

The youths are believed to have killed Leonard Dyck, a 64-year-old University of British Columbia lecturer; Lucas Fowler, 23, an Australian; and his girlfriend, Chynna Deese, 24, of Charlotte, N.C. The young couple was shot dead. Speaking at [...]

2 American Teenagers Admit Killing Police Officer in Rome, Officials Say

ROME — Two teenage American tourists were arrested on Saturday and accused of murder and attempted extortion in the fatal stabbing of a military police officer in Rome, Italian officials said. The teenagers, identified as Finnegan [...]

Moscow Police Arrest Nearly 600 at Election Protest

MOSCOW — The police in Moscow arrested nearly 600 people who had gathered outside City Hall on Saturday to protest what they call unfair upcoming elections and demand that opposition candidates be allowed to run for city government. The [...]

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas and Rubber Bullets; Protesters Target Beijing’s Office

HONG KONG — The Hong Kong police fired rounds of tear gas and rubber bullets on Sunday to disperse protesters after some of them vandalized the Chinese government’s liaison office in the city, a direct challenge to Beijing’s authority [...]

Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer

Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer Eric Garner: no charges against white police officer over chokehold death -DoJ declines to bring charges against NYPD’s Daniel Pantaleo-Garner’s family say of prosecutors: ‘They [...]