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Protests are bringing attention to the ‘everyday violence' faced by black Americans

1 month ago   |   By Grist

In the wake of the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer early last week, cities across the U.S. erupted in protest. As those demonstrations enter their second week, some are calling for a reckoning with not just police brutality but also the wider array of harms disproportionately inflicted by race in the U.S.
Many of those harms are environmental. On Sunday, New Jersey Senator and former presidential candidate Cory Booker went live on CNN not only to call for measures like reforming the federal statute governing police misconduct , but also to draw attention to the...
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US cities braced for more violence and riots over killing of George Floyd

US cities braced for more violence and riots over killing of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Daily Record

An outpouring of rage and anger over the tragic death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has seen protesters demand justice across the country.
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Turbulent scenes as protests over killing of George Floyd rage across US

Turbulent scenes as protests over killing of George Floyd rage across US

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Police have been targeted in protests over the killing of African American George Floyd, although at some demonstrations officers have shown solidarity with the activists
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Paul Pogba responds to major potential Man United transfer following reports...

Paul Pogba responds to major potential Man United transfer following reports of terms being agreed

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is reportedly excited at the prospect of the club sealing the transfer of Jadon Sancho. The Red Devils have long been linked with the... Read more ...

Real Madrid ready to launch fresh pursuit of Manchester United star Paul Pogba

Real Madrid ready to launch fresh pursuit of Manchester United star Paul Pogba

According to Get French Football News, the France World Cup winner has been a long term target for Real Madrid and Zinedine Zidane who was 'greatly annoyed' by their failure to... Read more ...

Elton John confirms UK and European leg of Farewell tour is postponed to 2021

Elton John confirms UK and European leg of Farewell tour is postponed to 2021

Elton John has cancelled this year's Farewell Yellow Brick Road UK and Europe tour due to the coronavirus - but has rescheduled the dates to 2021 Read more ...

Ben Stokes prepares to lead England against West Indies as cricket returns...

Ben Stokes prepares to lead England against West Indies as cricket returns in the Covid world

PAUL NEWMAN - FIRST TEST PREVIEW: Cricket is set to take its first tentative steps in a coronavirus world with Stokes's energy needed more than ever with the stands empty. Read more ...

Moto G 5G Plus Joins Motorola's Budget Lineup

Moto G 5G Plus Joins Motorola's Budget Lineup

The Moto G 5G Plus is an affordable smartphone that supports sub-6GHz 5G. Unfortunately, the newest member of Motorola's G-series lineup will not be sold in the US. After a... Read more ...

MasterChef fans mock judge Jock Zonfrillo over not knowing what a 'Golden...

MasterChef fans mock judge Jock Zonfrillo over not knowing what a 'Golden Snitch' is

On Tuesday's episode of MasterChef Australia: Back To Win, contestant Reynold Poernomo made an edible, dessert version of the Golden Snitch from Harry Potter. Read more ...

Halo 3 comes to the Master Chief Collection, and Steam, next week

Halo 3 comes to the Master Chief Collection, and Steam, next week

Exciting news Halo fans - there's now a Halo 3 release date to scribble down, and it's just around the corner. In one week's time, in fact - the third major title in the... Read more ...

Prince William and Kate Middleton could have exciting summer holiday plans...

Prince William and Kate Middleton could have exciting summer holiday plans for George, Charlotte and Louis

This is exciting. Getty Images The Cambridges are undoubtedly the most talked-about family in the world, and following Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's exit from the royal... Read more ...

Johnny Depp's relationship history as he prepares to face ex-wife Amber...

Johnny Depp's relationship history as he prepares to face ex-wife Amber Heard in court

Johnny Depp is due in court as his libel case against The Sun begins Actor Johnny Depp and his ex-wife, actress Amber Heard, have arrived at a court hearing in London , at the... Read more ...

Novavax skyrockets after US government grants $1.6 billion for coronavirus...

Novavax skyrockets after US government grants $1.6 billion for coronavirus vaccine creation

Novavax shares spiked as much as 38% early Tuesday after receiving $1.6 billion in coronavirus vaccine funding from the US government. The award is the largest yet from... Read more ...