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Trump offers 'domination' of DC protests as model for states

Trump offers 'domination' of DC protests as model for states

WASHINGTON — Claiming he is backed by a “silent majority," President Donald Trump turned the nation’s capital into a model for the overwhelming force he believes critical to stop sometimes-violent protests that have spread across the country in a tim
Polls start closing as voters navigate protests, coronavirus

Polls start closing as voters navigate protests, coronavirus

Polls began to close Tuesday night as voters navigated curfews and health concerns in a slate of primary contests that tested the nation's ability to host elections amid dueling crises and moved Joe Biden closer to formally clinching the Democratic p
US cities gird for more violence as Trump decries 'lowlifes'

US cities gird for more violence as Trump decries 'lowlifes'

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Tuesday turned up the pressure on governors to quell the violence set off by the death of George Floyd, demanding New York call up the National Guard to stop the “lowlifes and losers.
Tensions mar Paris protest as Floyd outrage goes global

Tensions mar Paris protest as Floyd outrage goes global

PARIS — Tear gas choked Paris streets as riot police faced off with protesters setting fires Tuesday amid growing global outrage over George Floyd's death in the United States, racial injustice and heavy-handed police tactics around the world.
6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

ATLANTA — Six Atlanta police officers have been charged after a dramatic video showed authorities pulling two young people from a car and shooting them with stun guns while they were stuck in traffic caused by protests over George Floyd’s death, a pr
Police: Video shows man killed in Kentucky fired a gun

Police: Video shows man killed in Kentucky fired a gun

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Video released by police shows a popular barbecue stand operator firing a gun as officers approached his business in Louisville shortly before he was shot to death, the city's acting police chief said Tuesday.

Movie night in Venezuela barrio offers respite from troubles

CARACAS, Venezuela — At nightfall in one corner of Venezuela's largest and most notorious barrio, all eyes turned to the glow of a temporary movie screen set up on a hillside terrace atop stacked, red cinder block homes.
China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO

China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO

Throughout January, the World Health Organization publicly praised China for what it called a speedy response to the new coronavirus.
High-speed Spanish passenger train hits car on track; 2 dead

High-speed Spanish passenger train hits car on track; 2 dead

MADRID — Two people were killed when a high-speed passenger train with more than 150 people on board hit a car on the tracks in northwest Spain on Tuesday.
Astronauts ring opening bell for Nasdaq from space station

Astronauts ring opening bell for Nasdaq from space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The astronauts launched into orbit by SpaceX joined in the ringing of the opening bell for the Nasdaq on Tuesday to mark “a pivotal moment" for the space economy.