Stories tagged: rally
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 12:27 p.m.
Hundreds of thousands of peace marchers flooded the heart of Barcelona on Saturday shouting “I’m not afraid” – a public rejection of violence following extremist attacks that killed 15 people, …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 2:44 p.m.
The Rev. Al Sharpton organized more than 1,000 religious leaders from multiple faiths to rally Monday in Washington, D.C., saying he hopes to show that opposition to President Trump is …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Fresh off a speech on Afghanistan that moved him in a different direction than many of his core voters, President Donald Trump is highlighting his pledge to combat illegal immigration …
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Several hundred Black Lives Matter supporters have protested in one small Florida city, demanding the removal of a Confederate monument in front of a courthouse.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
As Trump returns to Arizona on Tuesday in need of another big moment, he will find a place where his agenda and unconventional leadership style have consumed the political landscape …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Several hundred people marched across the Washington State University campus on Saturday evening to denounce racism and call for tougher actions by the WSU administration to curb discriminatory rhetoric.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Mourners gathered in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Wednesday to honor the woman who was killed when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally that descended …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 3:08 p.m.
Fox News says it has removed a video from its web site that depicted cars plowing through demonstrators, saying it was “inappropriate.”
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
Funeral arraignments have been announced for the two Virginia State Police troopers who died in a helicopter crash after monitoring a white nationalist protest in Charlottesville.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 11:12 a.m.
The mother of the woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia said she doesn’t want people to be angry …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 11:36 a.m.
Charlottesville, Virginia, rally, James Alex Fields Jr., jailed, white supremacists
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 8:47 a.m.
Hundreds of people gathered Sunday afternoon near City Hall downtown in forone of the largest rallies in Spokane since the Women’s March in January.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
The organizer of a white nationalist rally in Virginia was chased away from a news conference Sunday, a day after the event erupted in violence and left three people dead.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 1:42 p.m.
The woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia was described as a “true American hero” who died doing what …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 5:56 p.m.
Police say a helicopter has crashed near Charlottesville, Virginia, where violent clashes erupted at the site of a white nationalist rally. However, it was unclear if the crash may have …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
A federal judge has decided to reconsider his rejection of President Donald Trump’s free speech defense against a lawsuit accusing him of inciting violence against protesters at a campaign rally.
UPDATED: Wed., June 28, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
The organizers of March’s successful pro-Trump “Spirit of America” rally tried to duplicate their success Saturday at the Greyhound Park in Post Falls, but the crowd only numbered about 200 …
Wed., June 21, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Struggling to advance his agenda in Washington, President Donald Trump traveled to the Midwest on Wednesday for a raucous rally with his loyal supporters – the kind of event he …
Mon., May 8, 2017, 10:19 a.m.
Whatcom County still hasn’t heard back after asking then-presidential candidate Donald Trump to reimburse the county for security costs for a rally last year.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 8:22 a.m.
Activists and scientists are expected to descend on the nation’s capital Saturday to rally for environmental causes and government policies rooted in scientific research as part of the Earth Day …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Thousands of sign-waving, chanting protesters have marched through streets across America demanding that President Donald Trump release his tax returns so the public can examine his business ties and determine …
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Minutes before the rally began, one Gonzaga fan held up her homemade sign high enough for all the fans to see its message. “We are proud,” it read.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Gonzaga University is throwing a party to welcome back the men’s basketball team Wednesday and the entire community is invited.
UPDATED: Sat., March 25, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Violence erupted at a Make America Great Again rally in Huntington Beach on Saturday when an anti-Trump protester allegedly doused the female organizer of the event with pepper spray and …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
Women across the nation took Wednesday off, refrained from shopping, dressed in red and attended rallies to bring attention to their economic clout and the discrimination they face in the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
A standing room only crowd in Spokane Valley Saturday cheered and chanted “USA” in response to several speakers, including Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and Spokane County Prosecutor Larry Haskell, …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump held a campaign rally in Florida on Saturday, repeating his political promises and continuing his attacks on the “dishonest media.”
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Anti-abortion activists emboldened by the new administration of President Donald Trump staged rallies around the country Saturday calling for the federal government to cut off payments to Planned Parenthood, but …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
A giant bus belonging to the “40 Days for Life” organization rolled into Spokane Friday to participate in a rally against abortion across from Planned Parenthood on East Indiana Avenue.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 4:46 p.m.
Retired Democratic warhorse Al Gore was trotted out at a rally in Miami on Tuesday with Hillary Clinton to highlight an issue he has long championed – combating climate change …