DC RALLIES FOR GEORGE FLOYD: 'OUR SYSTEM IS UNJUST'

Throngs converge on Washington, DC in largest protest yet after the death of George Floyd in police custody 12 days ago.

TAIWAN MAYOR LOSES RECALL VOTE IN BLOW FOR PRO-CHINA OPPOSITION

More than 900,000 people voted for Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu's recall while only 25,000 who voted against.

 
 
 

GLOBAL CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL NEARS 400,000: LIVE UPDATES

Around three million of the seven million cases reported have recovered as WHO advises use of masks in crowded places.

TEAR GAS, STONE THROWING AS BEIRUT DEMONSTRATION TURNS VIOLENT

Demonstrations have been taking place in Lebanon since October to demand solution to the ailing economy and corruption.

 
 
 

IRAQ PARLIAMENT APPROVES FINAL SEVEN MEMBERS OF NEW GOVERNMENT

New appointments, which include minister of oil, complete the 22-member government of PM al-Kadhimi.

'BURN DOWN RACISM': WORLD RALLIES AGAINST GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH

Outraged protesters from Sydney to London continue rallies against racism and police brutality.

 
 
 

TWENTY-SIX KILLED, VILLAGE TORCHED IN CENTRAL MALI ATTACK

Attack targeted a Fulani village named Binedama in the volatile Mopti region, officials say.

THOUSANDS PROTEST INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIANS' DEATH IN POLICE CUSTODY

Protesters across Australia call for justice for Aboriginal Australians who have died at the hands of police.

 
 
 

POLICE FORCES ACROSS US PROMISE REFORM

After nearly two weeks of nationwide protests against police brutality, several US states are taking steps to reform controversial...

NORWAY FM SPEAKS TO AL JAZEERA ABOUT ISRAEL-PALESTINE CONFLICT

Norwegian politicians say the prospect of any peace deal is bleak, as Israel pushes ahead with plans to annex parts of the Occupied...

 
 
 

CHILE'S POOR CALL FOR PROTECTION FROM PANDEMIC-FUELLED CRIME WAVE

Chile is ranked the safest country in South America, but the rise in unemployment due to the pandemic has also led to a rise in crime.

NATIVE AMERICANS FORM PATROL IN MINNEAPOLIS

When the arson and looting began in Minneapolis last week, a Native American patrol was formed to protect their neighbourhoods.

 
 
 

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: POLICE BRUTALITY AND RACISM IN TRUMP'S AMERICA

How the video of a Black man's murder set the United States ablaze. Plus, drone investigations from on high.

HOW IS COVID-19 IMPACTING IRAN'S ECONOMY?

The pandemic has badly hit business in Iran as it continues to struggle under US sanctions.

 
 
 

INDIA AND CHINA GENERALS HOLD MEETING TO DEFUSE BORDER STANDOFF

The talks come after multiple local military level meetings failed to defuse the tension.

VENEZUELA ARRESTS DIRECTV EXECUTIVES AFTER US FIRM PULLS OUT

The arrest warrants were issued almost three weeks after AT&T announced its withdrawal from Venezuela.

 
 
 

VENEZUELAN MIGRANTS STRANDED AFTER BORDER WITH COLOMBIA CLOSED

With the spread of the coronavirus worsening across Latin America, thousands of Venezuelan migrants in Colombia, Ecuador and elsewhere...

LIBYANS CELEBRATE AFTER GOV'T RETAKES KEY CITY NEAR TRIPOLI

People crowded into the Tripoli's main square to celebrate the fall of the nearby city of Tarhuna, the remaining stronghold of Haftar's...

 
 
 

BUFFALO POLICE OFFICERS QUIT IN PROTEST OF COLLEAGUES' SUSPENSION

Two police officers in New York state were suspended after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester.

'WE WERE WRONG': NFL'S GOODELL REGRETS STANCE ON PLAYER PROTESTS

NFL commissioner's comment comes after 18 players release video demanding the league condemn racism.

 
 
 



Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

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From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest the death of George Floyd

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Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

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Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

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National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests

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Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

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Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city's largest...

Thousands of protesters took to Washington, DC, for the city's largest demonstration yet over George Floyd's death

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57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground

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Devin Clark takes knee, raises fist in the air during UFC 250 intro

Devin Clark takes knee, raises fist in the air during UFC 250 intro

Devin Clark was the first fighter to protest Saturday night during UFC 250, showing solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement in the wake of George Floyd's death. Floyd... Read more ...

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

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