France abandons plans to build new airport near Nantes, but squatters refuse to leave protest camp

France has finally abandoned controversial plans to build a new airport near Nantes. However, hundreds of environmentalists and activists – who have …


Protesters fight for DACA on Capitol Hill

People protested in Capitol Hill to ensure the passage of a clean Dream Act.


Violent protests against austerity sweep Tunisia – video

More than 300 protesters have been arrested and the army deployed in several Tunisian cities after violent demonstrations swept the country for a third night, despite threats of a security crackdown.<p>In Thala, near the Algerian border, troops were sent in after protesters burned down a national …


Pro-government protests to take Iran streets

Pro-government counterprotesters across Iran are expected to march in "solidarity with the regime," according to the Iranian media.

World News

Iran fires back after Canada comments on protests

The Iranian government is telling Canada to mind its own business as officials are facing deadly protests taking place across the country.


The Iranian Protests

Protests broke out in several cities across Iran last week:<p>The demonstrations began Thursday to oppose high unemployment and rising costs, including …

Conservative View

Dozens injured in Palestinian protests over US Jerusalem move

Dozens of Palestinians were injured in the "Friday of Anger" protests launched in the occupied Palestinian territories against the US recognition of …


NSW Golf Open: Rising star Thomas Heaton aces first pro test with hole in one at Twin Creeks

FIFTEEN-year-old Wollongong whiz Tom Heaton has continued his remarkable run of success in senior golf by nailing a hole-in-one on just his second …

Sport (Australia)

Ramah Alumni Protest Camp’s Occupation Education

Around 20 young people held a rally on Tuesday outside the New York headquarters of Camp Ramah, the Conservative movement’s summer camp system, to …

Jewish Culture

Renault Callie autonomous car can avoid obstacles as well as pro test drivers

Renault is showing off a fancy autonomous car control system that promises to be able to handle challenging driving situations better than existing …


Watch Renault’s self-driving car dodge obstacles like a pro racer

It might at first glance look as if the car is being driven by a maniac trying to escape from law enforcement, but it’s actually far more impressive …


Renault shows off self-driving car that can avoid obstacles as well as pro test drivers

French carmaker Renault has developed technology that enables self-driving cars to avoid obstacles in emergency situations at up to the same speeds as professional test drivers. TechCrunch had the chance to see it in action a couple of weeks ago and it was pretty impressive.<p>During the demo, I tried …

Technology (India)

Barcelona protests for jailed Catalan leaders

After a Spanish court ordered the detention of eight leaders of the dismissed Catalan government, supporters of independence gathered in front of the regional parliament building in Barcelona.


Motorist arrested after video shows vehicle drive at low speed through crowd of angry protesters

What happened?<p>Cellphone video captured the moment a motorist drove a car at a low speed through a crowd of angry immigration protesters in Orange County, California, last Thursday.<br>• Video shows protesters crossing an intersection in Brea and car horns going off in response.<br>• Protesters appear to stop …


Four arrested during Toronto protests

Toronto police say four people were arrested during two protests at city hall on Saturday.<p>Police say one person was charged with assaulting a police …

Canadian News

See what happened to the NFL’s popularity after weeks of protests — it definitely isn’t good for business

Once known as “America’s sport,” the NFL is quickly becoming the country’s least popular sporting league, according to a new poll.<p>What does it show?<p>After weeks of national anthem protests, the NFL’s popularity dropped from 57 percent favorability to 44 percent favorability from the end of August to …

Veterans kneel during pledge to show solidarity with protesters

Filed under: News, US, Controversy<p>SACRAMENTO (KTXL) -- A group of local military veterans are standing in solidarity with those who have chosen to protest during the National Anthem.<p>Read more...<p>Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments


A day of Catalan protests in Barcelona

Thousands of Catalans have protested on the streets of Barcelona, with Firefighters joining the crowds in solidarity while Spanish police looked on.<p>The Spanish government insists that the referendum on Catalan independence was illegal.

Catalan Independence

Former CAP chief sets up protest camp at organization’s offices

<i>(Former CAP president Kevin Daniels outside the organization’s offices in Ottawa. Photo: Jorge Barrera/APTN)</i><p><b>Jorge Barrera</b> <b><br>APTN National News</b> <br>The …


Protesters block Goldcorp's top Peñasquito mine in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Protesters in northern Mexico blocked access for a fourth day on Monday to a gold mine operated by Canada's Goldcorp …

Mexico City

Protesters continue to block Goldcorp's Peñasquito mine in Mexico

• Protesters blocked access for a fourth day to Goldcorp's (NYSE:GG) Peñasquito mine in Mexico over a water dispute, which could begin to affect output …


Sanders: NFL protest about police, not politics

On State of the Union, Sen. Sanders says the ongoing NFL protests are about the police and not politics.


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New England Patriots

19 indicted for attack on protesters outside Turkish embassy

A grand jury has indicted 19 defendants, including 15 Turkish security officials, over charges stemming from a violent attack on protesters outside …


Three Protesters Injured After Car Drives Through St. Louis Vigil

Three people attending a vigil in St. Louis on Wednesday night were injured after being hit by a car driving through the area. The driver, who has …


Protesters Clash With Police After Trump Rally in Phoenix

Police used pepper spray and flash bangs on protesters following a rally for President Trump in Phoenix, Arizona.


Boston police: 27 arrested in protests

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said police have arrested 27 people so far in protests, but there have been no injuries or property damage.


Antifa protesters arrested at Chicago rally against white supremacy

Three people described as "Antifa," or anti-fascist, protesters were arrested during an anti-white supremacy protest in Chicago on Tuesday, authorities said.<p>The trio was part of a group of about two-dozen protesters -- many wearing masks -- who gathered outside a Cook County courthouse in the …

News (U.S.)

Attacking a Confederate symbol in Durham sends the wrong message

0:43<p>A shark and Kermit doing the limbo - some of the floats of the Raleigh Christmas Parade<p>0:18<p>Milliseconds from a touchdown<p>1:53<p>Television rivals …

For Media, Driving Into a Crowd of Protesters Is a ‘Clash’

Adam JohnsonThe <b>Washington Post</b>, <b>Boston Globe</b>, <b>AOL News</b>, <b>The Hill</b>,