With rubble and debris looming nearby, and tempers still smoldering in riot-torn Baltimore, the Orioles played a baseball game on Wednesday. This wasn’t for the fans, because there weren’t any at Camden Yards.
The Minneapolis group of #BlackLivesMatter says it’s planning a protest Wednesday night after recent events in Baltimore. The event will be at 5:30 p.m. at Gold Medal Park, which is near the Guthrie Theater. It’s being done in solidarity with the recent protests in Baltimore, Md., after the Monday funeral of Freddie Gray.
The governor of Maryland called for a State of Emergency tonight, as hundreds of protesters continue to riot in the streets of Baltimore.
Minneapolis Police allowed WCCO to see firsthand how officers trained for handling last month’s “Dinkytown Disturbance.” Police say they were far more prepared for last month’s event than they were during the riot in 2003. Each of these police situations occurred after the Gopher men’s hockey team appeared in national championship games.
Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.
An anti-war riot turned violent tonight as thousands protested in the streets of Chicago.
In England, thousands took to the streets for the worst rioting in a generation. But the economic situation inLondonis no worse than anywhere else in Europe, orAmericafor that matter. So why are so many in England rioting?
The riots in London continue today, look at some of the photos from the riots. See the photos here.
Civil unrest continued today in 4 cities throughout Great Britain.
A young athlete in Vancouver has had to apologize for his role in the riots following the Stanley Cup Finals. Watch the apology.
The Vancouver riots had one touching moment among the chaos. A couple kissing in the street. They’ve been identified.