The lawsuit alleges that NYPD officers used excessive force and assaulted a woman while arresting her without a warrant at a Black Lives Matter protest.
"We're talking about people, human beings sleeping on the sidewalk. Where are you gonna put them?" a protester asked Jenner.
Nassau County legislators passed a bill that makes cops a "protected class," allowing them to sue those who "harass, menace, assault, or injure" them.
The Iowa State Appeal Board voted to approve a settlement agreement that will pay five Black Lives Matter protestors damages and withdraw their bans from the state Capitol.
Trump told members of his administration that he wanted the military to "beat the f--k out" of the protesters, according to CNN.
The three people who were injured had non-life-threatening injuries, the Minneapolis Police Department said.
Cruz has said he was trying to be a good dad, as Texas grapples with severe winter weather causing millions to lose power and clean drinking water.
The governor of Virginia said Wednesday he was sending additional National Guard troops, as well as hundreds of state troopers, to Washington, DC, as Trump supporters forcefully stormed the Capitol. The Pentagon also issued a statement shortly thereafter announcing that the DC National Guard was being activated in response to […]
The Proud Boys, a far-right group, have said they will be attending the rally “incognito.” They will forgo their traditional uniform of black and yellow and, instead, wear all-black. Followers of antifa, an anti-fascist movement whose members typically appear in all-black clothing, have frequently clashed with the Proud Boys. President […]
Two Missouri GOP lawmakers this week proposed legislation that would offer protections for individuals who hit people with their cars at protests, the Columbia Daily Tribune reported. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over the summer put forth a similar proposal that would have similarly offered protections to individuals who run down […]
At least one person was injured when a pickup truck ran over protesters in Hollywood on Thursday night, according to multiple sources. Around 300 protesters gathered on Sunset Boulevard, according to Los Angeles Police Department. They were protesting the Breonna Taylor verdict. Police stopped and interviewed the driver, but let […]
Trump claimed Tuesday that anti-police-brutality protesters are using cans of soup and tuna as weapons, specifically mentioning the brands Goya Foods and Bumble Bee Seafoods. Trump again touted his administration’s aggressive response to the protests in making his case to voters during his campaign rally in Moon Township, Pennsylvania. The […]
Federal law-enforcement officers stocked up on semiautomatic rifles hours before forcefully clearing protesters from Lafayette Square in Washington, DC, according to whistleblower testimony obtained by The Washington Post. Officers also unsuccessfully sought to obtain a controversial “heat ray” that can cause second-degree burns, according to the testimony, which was submitted […]
Federal officers cited livestreamed YouTube footage as evidence when they arrested a protester in Portland earlier this month, which was first reported by Recode Wednesday. Officers said in a legal document that they saw someone place a wooden board that was on fire against the wall of a federal courthouse, […]
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf said his department has the authority to provide security for federal buildings in any state amid the ongoing protests. State leaders have condemned the deployment of federal agents to quell the protests, setting up a looming legal showdown over states’ rights and federal overreach. […]
Iowa’s governor on Tuesday addressed the moment when a state trooper driving her SUV struck a Black Lives Matter protester on June 30. She accused the protester of acting “inappropriately” by stepping in front of the moving SUV, though the protesters, Jaylen Cavil, said he was simply standing in front […]
Business Insider exclusively teamed up with the social networking app Yubo and the online learning platform StuDocu to see how Gen Zers and students are responding to the current racial tensions in the US. Yubo found that 88% of Gen Zers feel that Black Americans are treated differently than others, […]