Protests and demonstrations

People attend a silent march to honor an 85-year-old woman who escaped the Nazis 76 years ago but was stabbed to death last week in her Paris apartment, apparently targeted because she was Jewish, and to denounce racism, in Paris, France, Wednesday, March 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
March 28, 2018 - 2:15 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on anti-Semitism in France (all times local): 8:10 p.m. French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been booed and insulted at a march to honor an 85-year-old woman who escaped the Nazis 76 years ago yet was stabbed to death in her Paris apartment. Cries of "Go home!" and "...
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March 28, 2018 - 9:38 am
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia on Wednesday was poised to welcome a young, outspoken new prime minister as many in Africa's second most populous nation hoped for an end to the most severe anti-government protests in a quarter-century. The East African nation's ruling coalition late Tuesday...
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Palestinians are setting up tents in preparation for mass demonstrations along the Gaza strip border with Israel, in eastern Gaza City, Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Gaza’s embattled Hamas rulers are imploring hundreds of thousands of people to march along the border with Israel in the coming weeks -- a high risk gambit meant to shore up their shaky rule, but with potentially deadly consequences. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)
March 28, 2018 - 9:35 am
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's embattled Hamas rulers are imploring people to march along the border with Israel in the coming weeks in a risky gambit meant to shore up their shaky rule, but with potentially deadly consequences. Beginning Friday, Hamas hopes it can mobilize large crowds to set...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018 file photo, opposition politician Miguna Miguna, center, raises his fist as a gesture to the crowd as he stands next to opposition leader Raila Odinga, center right, and politician James Orengo, far right, as Odinga holds an oath during a mock "swearing-in" ceremony at Uhuru Park in downtown Nairobi, Kenya. Miguna said Wednesday, March 28, 2018 that he is detained in a toilet at the country's main airport after he refused an attempt to deport him. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
March 28, 2018 - 8:40 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tweeting from what he called "Toilet at Terminal 2," a Kenyan opposition politician said Wednesday he was still detained in the "filthy" facilities at the country's main airport after he refused an attempt to deport him. Authorities should be punished for disregarding a High...
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A demonstrator, left, talks with a Sacramento Kings ticket holder, right, during a protest over the shooting death of Stephon Clark by Sacramento Police officers on March 18, causing a lockdown of the Golden 1 Center, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. The Sacramento Kings released a statement saying refunds would be given for those ticket holders who were not able to get in to see the NBA basketball game between the Kings and the Dallas Mavericks. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 28, 2018 - 1:29 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California attorney general's office on Tuesday joined an investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, a move the police chief said he hopes will bring "faith and transparency" to a case that has sparked angry protests. City...
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, left, discusses his office's involvement of an investigation into the killing of Stephon Clark by two Sacramento Police officers, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn, second from right, asked Becerra's office to be part of an independent investigation into the shooting of Clark, who was unarmed, who was shot and killed a week ago by officers responding to a call about a person smashing car windows. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 27, 2018 - 11:19 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California attorney general's office on Tuesday joined an investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, a move the police chief said he hopes will bring "faith and transparency" to a case that has sparked angry protests. City...
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This March 18, 2018 photo, courtesy of the family, shows Stephon Clark at 5:20 p.m. in the afternoon before he died in a hail of police gunfire in the backyard of his grandmother Sequita Thompson's home in Sacramento, Calif. On Monday, March 26, Thompson called for changes in the way police confront suspects, such as sending in a police dog, using a Taser, or aiming for an arm or leg when shots are fired. (Family courtesy photo via AP)
March 27, 2018 - 10:52 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of an unarmed black man by Sacramento police (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Protesters again blocked fans from entering the NBA arena as the Sacramento King's game began. They gathered to protest the March 18 killing of Stephon Clark by Sacramento...
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, left, discusses his office's involvement of an investigation into the killing of Stephon Clark by two Sacramento Police officers, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn, second from right, asked Becerra's office to be part of an independent investigation into the shooting of Clark, who was unarmed, who was shot and killed a week ago by officers responding to a call about a person smashing car windows. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 27, 2018 - 10:52 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California attorney general's office on Tuesday joined an investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, a move the police chief said he hopes will bring "faith and transparency" to a case that has sparked angry protests. City...
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, left, discusses his office's involvement of an investigation into the killing of Stephon Clark by two Sacramento Police officers, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn, second from right, asked Becerra's office to be part of an independent investigation into the shooting of Clark, who was unarmed, who was shot and killed a week ago by officers responding to a call about a person smashing car windows. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 27, 2018 - 9:57 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California attorney general's office on Tuesday joined an investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, a move the police chief said he hopes will bring "faith and transparency" to a case that has sparked angry protests. City...
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FILE - In this July 6, 2016 file photo, photos of Alton Sterling are taped to the wall at a makeshift memorial outside the Triple S convenience store in Baton Rouge, La. Sterling, was shot and killed outside the store where he was selling CDs by Baton Rouge police. On Tuesday, March 27, 2018, Louisiana's attorney general ruled out criminal charges against two white Baton Rouge police officers in the fatal shooting of Sterling. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
March 27, 2018 - 7:33 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's attorney general ruled out criminal charges Tuesday against two white Baton Rouge police officers in the shooting of a black man whose death led to widespread protests nearly two years ago. Attorney General Jeff Landry's decision came nearly 11 months after the...
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