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Armed protesters expected at rally against proposed gun ban

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Hundreds of protesters – many openly carrying guns – are expected in downtown Pittsburgh to rally against the city council’s proposed restrictions on some firearms and ammunition. The protest is to start [...]

Brett Kavanaugh protesters don’t regret arrests

For most of the protesters arrested during Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings, the moment has come and gone, as forgotten as the accusations against the nominee by Christine Blasey Ford and others. Yet the fleeting [...]

In Nicaragua, Ortega Was on the Ropes. Now, He Has Protesters on the Run.

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — A life on the run was not one any of these Nicaraguans ever intended. But many people in this desperately poor Central American nation now live in a bleak new reality. They have exchanged their routine lives as [...]

Moscow police arrest least 5 protesters near security office

MOSCOW (AP) – A human rights activist says Moscow police have arrested at least five protesters at an unsanctioned rally outside the headquarters of the Federal Security Service (FSB), the successor agency to the KGB. Oleg Yelanchik told [...]

Border Patrol arrests migrant caravan protesters

The U.S. Border Patrol has made 32 arrests at a demonstration organized by a Quaker group at the border separating San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico. Border Patrol spokesman Theron Francisco said 31 people were arrested for trespassing at Monday’s [...]

Kavanaugh sworn in as protesters chant outside Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) – Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a wrenching debate over sexual misconduct and judicial temperament that shattered the Senate, captivated the nation and ushered in an [...]

Trump calls Kavanaugh protesters ‘rude elevator screamers’

President Donald Trump’s tweet came after the release of a video of Sen Orrin Hatch telling female protesters who confronted him to “grow up.” | Evan Vucci/AP photo kavanaugh confirmation By MATTHEW CHOI 10/05/2018 09:10 [...]

Don Lemon defends protesters who harassed Ted Cruz, wife at D.C. restaurant

CNN host Don Lemon said Sen. Ted Cruz, by becoming a public official had “signed up for” harassment by antifa activists and likened attacking lawmakers in any and every public space to the civil-rights movement. In a segment late Tuesday [...]

Guatemalan protesters demand Morales reverse on graft body

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) – Thousands are marching in Guatemala to protest President Jimmy Morales‘ decision to end the work of a U.N. commission investigating corruption in the country. Students, farmers, clerics, academics and others turned [...]

Protesters Shut Afghan Election Offices as Political Crisis Brews

KABUL, Afghanistan — Protesters demanding anti-fraud measures shut down the offices of Afghanistan’s election commission in three of the country’s major provinces on Saturday, just weeks before a vote for Parliament, the latest [...]