Tuesday, 21 November 2017
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FBI, Justice Department to investigate St. Louis-area police

Added: 20.11.2017 20:20 | 2 views | 0 comments

A federal investigation will look into possible civil rights violations by police in the St. Louis area in the two months since protests broke out after a white former police officer was acquitted in the shooting death of a black suspect.

From: feeds.foxnews.com

Nebraska Approves Controversial Alternative Route For Keystone XL Pipeline

Added: 20.11.2017 19:40 | 8 views | 0 comments

The $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline cleared a major hurdle on Monday when the Nebraska Public Service Commission certified the pipeline to run through the state amid protests from environmental groups, according to National Public Radio. The commission is "an elected panel of four Republicans and one Democrat," according to the New York Times who voted 3-2 to clear the way for the pipeline linking Canada's Alberta oil sands to refineries in the United States. The regulators rejected TransCanada's preferred route through Nebraska, suggesting an alternative path that would be further east and avoid the state's Sandhills region.“We are going to fight like hell to make sure this pipeline never...

Missouri approves using pigs for research, despite protests

Added: 20.11.2017 13:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

The University of Missouri says it will continue to use live pigs to train emergency room doctors, despite protests involving national and local advocates.

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Zimbabwe's Mugabe passes deadline to resign; now impeachment

Added: 20.11.2017 12:22 | 8 views | 0 comments

Longtime President Robert Mugabe ignored a midday deadline set by the ruling party to step down or face impeachment proceedings, while Zimbabweans stunned by his lack of resignation during a national address vowed more protests to make him leave.
"Arrogant Mugabe disregards Zanu PF," one newspaper...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

Puerto Rican march in D.C. protests hurricane relief effort

Added: 19.11.2017 23:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

Washington D.C.’s National Mall became a protester's stage for Puerto Rico.

From: abcnews.go.com

Zimbabwe president defies mounting pressure to leave office

Added: 19.11.2017 22:00 | 16 views | 0 comments

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe defied calls to quit Sunday, saying he will preside over a ruling party congress in December in an announcement that could trigger impeachment proceedings this week and more protests demanding his ouster.
In a televised address, the 93-year-old Mugabe acknowledged...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb, says interior minister

Added: 19.11.2017 18:02 | 23 views | 0 comments

The decision has been taken after a series of protests by lawmakers and locals over what they view as an unacceptable use of public space.

From: www.dnaindia.com

France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb

Added: 19.11.2017 16:49 | 11 views | 0 comments

November 20, 2017 12:49 AM
PARIS (AFP) - French authorities will stop Muslims from praying in a street north of Paris, the country's interior minister said Sunday (Nov 19), after a series of protests by lawmakers and locals over what they view as an unacceptable use of public space.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Pressure weighs on Mugabe to quit after mass protests

Added: 19.11.2017 11:31 | 5 views | 0 comments

Following unprecedented rallies, party members say leader should resign as committee set to vote on 93-year-old's fate.

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From: www.aljazeera.com

Protests and riots as Greece remembers student uprising

Added: 19.11.2017 8:25 | 9 views | 0 comments

Thousands of Greeks demonstrated to mark the Polytechnic student uprising that led to the 1974 collapse of the Junta.

From: www.aljazeera.com

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