Tag archive for ‘Police’
By On Monday, June 17th, 2019

Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to park

Protesters in Hong Kong left the streets on Monday, averting possible clashes after haggling for hours with police by moving to areas near the government headquarters. CBC More...

By On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

Why tens of thousands are in the streets and facing fierce police push-back in Hong Kong

A closer look at the day’s most notable stories with The National’s Jonathon Gatehouse: tens of thousands rally in Hong Kong; as U.S. schools are ‘hardened’ More...

By On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

Hong Kong police mobilize for protest against extradition bill

Hong Kong geared up for more protests, including strikes, transport go-slows and even picnics, against a proposed extradition law that would allow people to be More...

By On Friday, June 7th, 2019

NYC police apologize for Stonewall raid, catalyst of modern LGBT rights movement

New York City’s police commissioner has apologized for the raid newarly 50 years ago of the Stonewall Inn, widely seen as the catalyst of the modern LGBT More...

By On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Australian journalists condemn police raids on public broadcaster, News Corp.

Police raided the offices of Australia’s national broadcaster on Wednesday over allegations it had published classified material, the second raid on a media More...

By On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Soccer star Neymar accused of rape in Paris hotel, according to police document

A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. The player’s father calls the incident More...

By On Saturday, June 1st, 2019

Police name Virginia Beach gunman who killed 12 before dying in gunfight

A longtime city employee who opened fire in a municipal building in Virginia Beach, Va., killing 12 people on three floors before police shot and killed him, has More...

By On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

Explosion of violence in Brazil leaves dozens dead in jails, while public shootings by police soar

A closer look at the day’s most notable stories with The National’s Jonathon Gatehouse: killings rock Brazil’s prison system; to have a child More...

By On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

Protesters and police clash in aftermath of Indonesia election

Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday More...

By On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

New Zealand police file terrorism charge against man accused of massacre in mosques

New Zealand police have filed a terrorism charge against the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques. CBC | World News  More...