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Hundreds protest Stephon Clark killing as autopsy raises new questions
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Hundreds protest Stephon Clark killing as autopsy raises new questions

The man was seen running south, toward the front of the house, where he stopped and looked into another car, police said. Police body camera footage shows that officers intercepted Clark in the backyard of his grandmother's house, and one of them ye

Protest over shooting of unarmed black man overtakes freeway
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Protest over shooting of unarmed black man overtakes freeway

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Protesters decrying this week's fatal shooting of an unarmed black man marched from Sacramento City Hall and onto a nearby freeway Thursday, disrupting rush hour traffic and holding signs with messages like "Sac PD: Stop killing us!" Hundreds of people rallied for Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old who was shot Sunday in…

Philippine protest, South Korea’s #MeToo mark Women’s Day
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Philippine protest, South Korea’s #MeToo mark Women’s Day

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Protests against the Philippine president, a surging #MeToo movement in South Korea and a call by Myanmar's female leader for women to use their strength marked International Women's Day on Thursday, as marches and demonstrations kicked off around the world. Hundreds of activists in pink and purple shirts protested in downtown…

Thousands protest deadly drug war in the Philippines
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Thousands protest deadly drug war in the Philippines

Demonstrators have taken to the streets of Manila to protest Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war, which has left thousands of people dead, and to express their opposition to plans to change the constitution. Catholic groups held a pre-dawn "walk for life" on Saturday against the drug killings, as well as the proposed restoration of…

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U.S. students protest gun laws, Trump considers arming teachers

WASHINGTON/TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Reuters) - Students galvanized by the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school confronted lawmakers on Wednesday with demands to restrict sales of assault rifles, while President Donald Trump suggested arming teachers as a way to stop more U.S. rampages. The unprecedented lobbying effort by groups of teenagers and parents at the…