Best Games of 2020, So Far!

When it comes to new games, 2020 has been a great year for video games. Here is a list of IGN’s best reviewed video games of 2020. Here’s a brief overview of some of the best games featured: Doom Eternal. This wouldn’t be a best games list without the most recent Doom release from Bethesda. … Read more Best Games of 2020, So Far!

Hong Kong protester filmed allegedly stabbing police officer

Hong Kong police have arrested a 24-year-old man at the city’s airport on suspicion of attacking and wounding an officer during protests against a new national security law Beijing imposed on the financial hub. On Wednesday, police posted pictures on Twitter of an officer with a bleeding arm saying he was stabbed by “rioters holding … Read more Hong Kong protester filmed allegedly stabbing police officer

Protesters demand justice for 13yo girl who was gang raped by 7 soldiers

Dozens of women stood outside the riot police guarded facility to express their outrage, chanting slogans and holding banners. The young girl from the indigenous Embera tribe, went missing from her rural reserve in northern Colombia on Sunday. She was found the next day at a nearby school. Seven soldiers have since confessed to raping … Read more Protesters demand justice for 13yo girl who was gang raped by 7 soldiers

How tear gas became the go-to weapon for US police – BBC News

The riot control agent, often referred to as “tear gas”, has been used in 100 US cities since late May. While it was banned from war a century ago, it remains a vital police tool around the world. Some US law enforcement agencies said they used other gases like pepper spray to disperse protesters. The … Read more How tear gas became the go-to weapon for US police – BBC News

WATCH: House hearing on police use of force against protesters in Lafayette Square

On June 1, groups of predominantly peaceful demonstrators gathered in the street outside Lafayette Square, north of the White House, to protest police brutality and abuse, after Minneapolis resident George Floyd died in police custody after an officer knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes. Law enforcement officers in riot gear later scattered the … Read more WATCH: House hearing on police use of force against protesters in Lafayette Square

Riot police confront peaceful violin vigil for Elijah McClain with pepper spray

Police in riot gear confronted protesters in Aurora, Colorado who had gathered at a violin vigil for Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old known for his violin playing who died after he was put into a neck hold by police in suburban Denver last year. Aurora police department said officers did not use tear gas on demonstrators … Read more Riot police confront peaceful violin vigil for Elijah McClain with pepper spray

Anti-Bolsonaro Protesters Denounce Brazil’s President in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro Demonstrations

Demonstrators in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia against Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday. Waving red flags and holding banners, protesters in São Paulo – which included members of left-wing parties – joined the rally dubbed “STOP BOLSONARO.” Demonstrator Dafne Sena said marginalised groups such as Indigenous people, women, LGBTQ+ and poor people … Read more Anti-Bolsonaro Protesters Denounce Brazil’s President in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro Demonstrations

Selling Out West Papua | 101 East

West Papua is home to Asia’s largest remaining rainforests, indigenous communities and unique species. But this exclusive 101 East investigation reveals how Korean-run companies are allegedly engaging in questionable deals as they buy up forests to develop palm oil plantations. Featuring rare access to a restive Indonesian province usually off-limits to journalists, we meet tribesmen … Read more Selling Out West Papua | 101 East

Clashes erupt as protesters try to pull down Andrew Jackson’s statue near White House

A crowd of protesters tried to topple the statue of a former US president near the White House on Monday evening as police responded with pepper spray to break up new protests that erupted in Washington. Several-hundred protestors were pushed back by at least 100 security force personnel after they had thrown ropes around the … Read more Clashes erupt as protesters try to pull down Andrew Jackson’s statue near White House

Seattle Protest Zone ‘CHOP’ Constantly Changing, Resident Says

Faced with growing pressure to crack down on an “occupied” protest zone following two weekend shootings, Seattle’s mayor said on Monday that officials would move to wind down the blocks-long span of city streets taken over two weeks ago that US President Donald Trump asserted was run by “anarchists”. Mayor Jenny Durkan said that the … Read more Seattle Protest Zone ‘CHOP’ Constantly Changing, Resident Says

Police launch new William Tyrrell search close to where convicted paedophile used to live | ABC News

Police officers are searching an area of bush on the NSW Mid-North Coast as part of a new search in the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of William Tyrrell. Riot police and SES crews, assisted by sniffer dogs in the search of area around a large rural property on Miles Drive at Herons Creek, parallel … Read more Police launch new William Tyrrell search close to where convicted paedophile used to live | ABC News

‘Unbelievable scenes’: Hundreds of party-goers clash with police, loot shops in German city

German authorities expressed shock Sunday over a rampage of an “unprecedented scale” overnight in the city centre of Stuttgart, where hundreds of party-goers ran riot, attacking police and plundering stores after smashing shop windows. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com … Read more ‘Unbelievable scenes’: Hundreds of party-goers clash with police, loot shops in German city

Riots erupt in Stuttgart after police drug checks

Police in the German city of Stuttgart have said that 20 people were arrested and four police officers injured after a drugs check in the city centre sparked attacks on officers and police vehicles and widespread vandalism of stores. The disturbance started as an apparent reaction to the police’s search for drugs, as groups of … Read more Riots erupt in Stuttgart after police drug checks

Protesters kettled by police in George Square in Glasgow

Protesters have been kettled by police in George Square in Glasgow. The demonstrators were from the Green Brigade, linked to Celtic ultras. Anti-racism protesters outside the cordon could be heard chanting: “Let them go.” Authorities had called on the public not to gather at the location. Some protesters had gathered to attend the Glasgow Says … Read more Protesters kettled by police in George Square in Glasgow

Protesters gather in Glasgow to ‘send positive anti-racist message on World Refugee Day’

Protesters have gathered in Glasgow city centre despite being warned by police to stay away. Organisers said the Glasgow Says No to Racism event is aimed at “sending a positive anti-racist message from Glasgow’s George Square to the world on World Refugee Day”. Supporters include Stand Up To Racism, Glasgow Campaign to Welcome Refugees, Positive … Read more Protesters gather in Glasgow to ‘send positive anti-racist message on World Refugee Day’