(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Members of a specialized Portland, Oregon, police unit that deals with crowd control have resigned from the assignment en masse a day after a fellow officer was indicted on an assault charge stemming from alleged illegal use of force during a... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- A grand jury indicted a Portland, Oregon, police officer on an assault charge for what prosecutors allege was an "excessive and unlawful use of force" during a protest last summer. Portland Police Bureau Officer Corey Budworth was indicted Tuesday with one count... Read More.
(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Three Ohio police officers are facing criminal charges stemming from alleged misconduct last year at Black Lives Matter protests over the killing of George Floyd, officials said on Wednesday. Special prosecutor Kathleen Garber, who was appointed by the City of Columbus to... Read More.
(MARYVILLE, Tenn.) -- A Tennessee woman was arrested this week after authorities say she drove her SUV through a COVID-19 vaccination tent, nearly hitting several people while yelling "no vaccine." Virginia Christine Lewis Brown, 36, of Greenback, has been charged with seven felony counts of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Food service workers are putting renewed pressure on their employers for better working conditions and wages. Businesses across the country are blaming a “workforce shortage” for being understaffed or closed. But workers in the industry say poor labor practices are pushing potential... Read More.
After accusations of sexism and racism were leveled at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) -- the mysterious cabal of foreign journalists behind the Golden Globe Awards -- NBC is refusing to air them in 2022. What's more, Tom Cruise has joined a chorus of celebs denouncing... Read More.
(ROME) -- Commercial airline workers in Italy hoped to save flight industry jobs this week, protesting possible layoffs. Hundreds of employees of Italy's top carrier Alitalia were among the protesters outside Rome's main international airport, calling for the troubled company to be nationalized and... Read More.
(BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.) -- Hundreds of people gathered outside the police department in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, on Wednesday evening as protests over the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright continued for a fourth consecutive night. "The crowd tonight continued to present some public safety challenges as... Read More.
By KIARA ALFONSECA, ABC News(SAINT LOUIS, Mo.) -- About 60 incarcerated people in a Missouri jail escaped from their cells Sunday night in protest of living conditions at the facility. It’s the second protest at the jail this year, and... Read More.
By JULIA CHERNER, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Middle and high school students across Virginia will soon be excused from school to participate in a protest or civic event thanks to a bipartisan group of students from Virginia Young Democrats and Virginia Teenage Republicans... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (MIAMI) -- Miami Beach residents have had enough with spring break partiers taking over their town.Local demonstrators gathered outside City Hall Saturday to protest against the chaos that another year of spring break partying has brought... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Texas service workers are converging outside the Capitol building in Austin on Monday to request vaccine access and demand that the state's mask mandate stay in place until that happens.On March... Read More.