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#EndorseThis: David Alan Grier Helps You Identify A Riot

Actor David Alan Grier teamed with Funny or Die to shoot a PSA to help people distinguish a riot from a protest.

August 24, 2017
Baltimore, Curfew, Riot, Peace, Police Brutality, Protests, Police, National News, Police Report, Investigation

Baltimore Police Give Findings Into Freddie Gray Death To Prosecutor

The accuracy of the Baltimore police’s investigation is put into question as implications surface that Freddie Gray severed his own spinal cord.

April 30, 2015
Baltimore, Curfew, Riot, Peace, Police Brutality, Protests, Police, National News

Baltimore Calmer After Night Under Curfew; Schools Reopen

Calm and the odd baseball game occur in Baltimore the day after the first curfew is held.

April 29, 2015

FBI Will Also Investigate Fatal Police Shooting Of St. Louis Teen

By Matt Pearce and Maya Srikrishnan, Los Angeles Times FERGUSON, Mo. — Hundreds of protesters converged outside the Ferguson Police Department in Missouri on Monday, chanting “Hands up! Don’t shoot!” with their arms in the air after a night of violence when a vigil for an unarmed black teenager who was fatally shot by police […]

August 11, 2014

Two Chinese Nationals Slain As Riots Continue In Vietnam

By Ralph Jennings and Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times TAIPEI, Taiwan — Anti-China riots in Vietnam left two Chinese citizens dead and more than 100 injured, China’s state-run media said Thursday, as officials in Taiwan worked to evacuate its nationals from the Southeast Asian country. About 1,000 Taiwanese-owned companies have been affected by the violence, and […]

May 15, 2014

Blasts In Egypt Strike Near Riot Police; Senior Official Killed

By Laura King and Amro Hassan, Los Angeles Times CAIRO — In the latest sign of Egypt’s growing volatility, a series of blasts went off outside Cairo University on Wednesday, killing a police brigadier general and injuring at least seven other people, officials and state media reported. The three explosions took place outside the university’s engineering […]

April 2, 2014