Oakland: Protests impact on crime rate and affect local economy

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Oakland police says shootings in Oakland have increased by 44% since the series of protests against police brutality began. What are social impacts of the protests…

Anti-Islam protesters march in Germany

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Protesters gathered in the eastern German for an anti-Islam demonstration…

Officer on leave after tweets threaten protesters

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A police officer is on leave as his department investigates comments posted online that threaten recent protesters…

Berkeley protest for 4th straight night

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Hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Berkeley streets for a fourth straight night…

HK lawyers protest against proposed judicial changes

Hundreds of Hong Kong lawyers marched in silence to protest a recent Beijing policy statement they say undermines the Asian financial hub’s rule of law…

Hong Kong protesters storm Legco complex

Hundreds of protesters tried to forced their way into the Legco building to voice their opposition to new development projects in Hong Kong New Territories…

Fast-food workers join strike for higher wages

Labor organizers are turning up the heat on McDonald’s and other fast-food companies to raise worker pay…

Strike at China sneaker factory snowballs

A strike at the Chinese factories of the world’s biggest athletic shoe maker snowballed Thursday to about 30,000 workers…

Students end 24-day siege of Taiwan’s Parliament

Students ended their unprecedented, 24-day occupation of Taiwan’s Parliament late Thursday…

Police detain 18 over China chemical plant protest

Police in Maoming City detained 18 people after a protest against a planned chemical plant turned violent over the weekend…

Chinese residents protest over chemical plant

The protests centered on a proposal to build a plant in Maoming city in Guangdong province to manufacture paraxylene…

Police move in on Taiwan protest over China pact

Baton-wielding riot police on Monday cleared Taiwan’s Cabinet offices of scores of angry protesters opposed to a trade pact with China…

SF City College protests lead to arrests (video)

Two students were arrested Thursday afternoon during a protest rally at City College of San Francisco…