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The Latest: Confederate group HQ targeted during protest

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 31st - 12:05am

Photos on social media show several fires throughout downtown Richmond overnight as protests in the Virginia capital continued.

Massive protests raise fears of new virus outbreaks

Brian Melley and John Seewer, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 11:56pm

The mayor of Atlanta, one of dozens of U.S. cities hit by massive protests in recent days, has a message for demonstrators: “If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week.”

San Francisco mayor declares citywide curfew amid violent protests, asks governor to put National Guard on standby

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 11:54pm

San Francisco mayor declares citywide curfew amid violent protests, asks governor to put National Guard on standby.

Police cars burn, windows shatter as protests roil New York

Jake Seiner, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 11:22pm

Street protests spiraled into New York City’s worst day of unrest in decades Saturday, as fires burned, windows got smashed and dangerous confrontations between demonstrators and officers flared amid crowds of thousands decrying police killings.

Police: 'Multiple shootings' in downtown Indianapolis amid protests; one person killed

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 11:05pm

Police: 'Multiple shootings' in downtown Indianapolis amid protests; one person killed.

Locals take back tourist-free Waikiki during pandemic

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 10:35pm

Growing up in Hawaii, Amber Lethem's family avoided Waikiki, the world-famous tourist mecca.

Los Angeles mayor: National Guard will be deployed overnight

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 9:41pm

Los Angeles mayor: National Guard will be deployed overnight.

National Guard called in to quell violence in Los Angeles

Stefanie Dazio, John Antczak and Daisy Nguyen, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 9:33pm

A fourth day of violence in Los Angeles prompted the mayor to impose a rare citywide curfew and call in the National Guard after demonstrators clashed repeatedly with officers, torched police vehicles and pillaged businesses in a popular shopping district.

Mayor says George Floyd's body will return to Houston

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 9:14pm

The mayor of Houston said Saturday that the body of George Floyd, whose death after a Minneapolis police officer pressed a knee on his neck during an arrest has sparked protests across the U.S, will be returning to the city where he grew up.

Los Angeles mayor asks governor to send in National Guard

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 9:11pm

Los Angeles mayor asks governor to send in National Guard.

Police make nearly 1,400 arrests as protests continue

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 8:59pm

Police have arrested nearly 1,400 people in 17 U.S. cities since Thursday as protests continue over the death of George Floyd.

Police make nearly 1,400 arrests in 17 U.S. cities since Thursday as protests over the killing of George Floyd continue

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 8:46pm

Police make nearly 1,400 arrests in 17 U.S. cities since Thursday as protests over the killing of George Floyd continue.

Minneapolis police fire tear gas to disperse crowds out after curfew on 5th night of protests after George Floyd's death

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 8:00pm

Minneapolis police fire tear gas to disperse crowds out after curfew on 5th night of protests after George Floyd's death.

Clashes between police, protesters prompt 9 p.m. Chicago curfew; mayor condemns demonstrators' "obscene disrespect"

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 7:50pm

Clashes between police, protesters prompt 9 p.m. Chicago curfew; mayor condemns demonstrators' "obscene disrespect."

NYPD cruisers drive into protesters who were pelting, pushing barricade against police car, knocking several to ground

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 7:40pm

NYPD cruisers drive into protesters who were pelting, pushing barricade against police car, knocking several to ground.

Officials blame differing groups of 'outsiders' for violence

Michael Balsamo and Kathleen Hennessey, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 7:17pm

As protests over the death of George Floyd grow in cities across the U.S., government officials have been warning of the “outsiders” -- groups of organized rioters they say are flooding into major cities not to call for justice but to cause destruction.

Curfews in effect or imminent in more than a dozen U.S. cities facing rising unrest following the death of George Floyd

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 7:02pm

Curfews in effect or imminent in more than a dozen U.S. cities facing rising unrest following the death of George Floyd.

Trump postpones G7 meeting, seeks expansion of members

Jill Colvin and Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 6:15pm

President Donald Trump said Saturday that he will postpone until the fall a meeting of Group of 7 nations he had planned to hold next month at the White House despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. And he said he plans to invite Russia, Australia, South Korea and India as he again advocated for the group's expansion.

Los Angeles mayor imposes downtown curfew

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 5:25pm

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has imposed a downtown curfew this evening,