Stories tagged: arrests
UPDATED: Tue., May 1, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
More than 100 Uber drivers have been accused of sexual assault or abuse, CNN has found
More than 100 Uber drivers have been accused of sexual assault or abuse, CNN has found.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Three immigration protesters arrested outside McMorris Rodgers’ office in downtown Spokane
Three people protesting the nation’s immigration policy under President Trump were arrested outside of U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers’ office Monday. The protesters were released and cited for trespassing.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 1:28 p.m.
Congressman calls for police to arrest undocumented immigrants at State of the Union
An Arizona congressman known for his hard-line views on immigration called on the U.S. Capitol Police to arrest any undocumented immigrants who attend President Trump’s State of the Union address, …
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 2:25 p.m.
Cambodia charges foreigners after pornographic dance arrests
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Cambodian prosecutors charged 10 foreigners Sunday with producing pornographic pictures after they were arrested at a party in Siem Reap town, near the country’s famed Angkor …
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 8:22 a.m.
Suit alleges Motel 6 discriminated against Latino customers
A civil rights group sued Motel 6 on Tuesday, alleging it discriminated against some Latino customers at two locations in Phoenix by giving their whereabouts and personal information to U.S. …
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Egypt’s military arrests presidential hopeful, ex-general
Egypt’s military on Tuesday arrested its former chief of staff, who was planning to run in upcoming elections against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, accusing him of inciting against the armed forces …
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 8:19 a.m.
Tunisia unrest: Arrests, clashes persist amid price rises
Tunisian police arrested 328 people and fired tear gas as protesters hurled rocks and burned tires during further nationwide demonstrations over price rises. European governments warned travelers about the multi-day …
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 7:58 a.m.
Iran lawmaker says some 3,700 arrested amid protests, unrest
Iranian security forces arrested some 3,700 people during widespread protests and unrest over the past two weeks, a lawmaker said Tuesday, offering a far higher number than authorities previously released.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 9:27 a.m.
Media group: 81 reporters died, threats soared in 2017
The world’s biggest journalists’ organization says that at least 81 reporters have been killed on the job this year and that violence and harassment against media staff have skyrocketed.
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 12:10 p.m.
The first Inauguration Day protest trial ended in acquittals. But more than 150 defendants await their day in court.
Last week, the first six people to go to trial in the case were acquitted by a jury on all charges, an outcome which illustrates the challenge for Washington prosecutors …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
2 arrested in shooting outside Graham-Kapowsin High School
Two suspects have been arrested following the shooting of two students outside a high school in Graham.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Malta announces 10 arrests in journalist’s car bomb killing
Ten Maltese suspects were arrested Monday over the car bomb slaying of a prominent investigative journalist, the prime minister and other authorities said, about six weeks after the assassination that …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
Venezuela arrests top oil officials in corruption probe
Venezuelan authorities on Thursday arrested two former top officials in a widening corruption probe into the state-run oil industry that some see as an attempt by President Nicolas Maduro to …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Seven arrested during mall protest in suburban St. Louis
A protest forced a large suburban St. Louis shopping mall to close for an hour on the day after Thanksgiving, one of the year’s busiest shopping days, and renewed concerns …
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
Two men arrested in connection to Portland State University shooting
Police said two men have been arrested in connection with a shooting near Portland State University earlier this month that killed a 21-year-old man from Vancouver, Washington.
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
Few people get prison time after series of 2016 protests
More than half of the 200 people arrested during protests after last year’s presidential elections were not prosecuted, and many cases were dismissed altogether, Portland officials said.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Saudi arrests of princes consolidates another’s power grab
The surprise dismissal and arrest of dozens of ministers, royals, officials and senior military officers by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince is unprecedented in the secretive, 85-year-old kingdom. But so is …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 11:27 a.m.
143 arrested after protest blocks St. Louis highway traffic
Police arrested 143 people after protesters blocked traffic on a busy highway near downtown St. Louis as part of the ongoing demonstrations against the acquittal of a white former police …
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Police make arrests after protests block St. Louis highway
ST. LOUIS – Authorities arrested several people Tuesday night after a group of protesters blocked a section of traffic on Interstate 64 in St. Louis. Many demonstrators were taken into …
Sun., Oct. 1, 2017
Editorial: Feds shouldn’t overreact to crime data
If Sessions doesn’t want to erode progress, as he has stated, he will back off knee-jerk responses that led to past failures.
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
Fifty detained as anti-Semitic group marches in Swedish city
Police said at least 50 people were detained Saturday during a right-wing demonstration in Sweden’s second-largest city that left one police officer and several others injured.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Some forcibly arrested in St. Louis weren’t protesting
An undercover St. Louis police officer and an Air Force lieutenant who lives in the neighborhood were among several people who say they were forcibly arrested last weekend even though …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Three people charged with inciting riot after Georgia Tech vigil
Three people face charges after violent clashes with campus police at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
Three arrested for crashing car into Serb president’s motorcade
Three people were arrested after their car crashed into the Serbian president’s motorcade, officials and media said Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Black-clad anarchists storm Berkeley rally, assaulting 5
Black-clad anarchists on Sunday stormed into what had been a largely peaceful Berkeley protest against hate and attacked at least five people, including the leader of a politically conservative group …
Fri., July 28, 2017
Goodman and Moynihan: Resistance to ACA repeal rolls on
The effort to kill Obamacare is not complete. Expect vigorous protests throughout August, led by the activists of ADAPT and their allies.
Tue., July 11, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
Turkey’s failed coup: Warrants issued for 105 tech experts
Turkish authorities have issued detention warrants for 105 information technology experts suspected of aiding last year’s failed coup, the state-run news agency reported.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 1:25 p.m.
Protesters arrested after occupying senators’ offices to protest health-care bill
Dozens of protesters were arrested nationwide after occupying the local offices of Republican senators, a protest against the Better Care Reconciliation Act organized by a coalition of left-wing groups.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
139 men arrested in Seattle prostitution sting
Authorities say Seattle police arrested 139 men in a weeklong prostitution sting.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Feds will now target relatives who smuggled in children
The Trump administration plans to arrest parents and other relatives who authorities believe smuggled their children into the United States, a move immigrant advocates said would send a wave of …