Berkeley Police Arrest 13 as Anarchists Storm Right-Wing Event
Berkeley Police Arrest 13 as Anarchists Storm Right-Wing Event
4000 gather in Downtown Berkeley for alt-right rally, police arrest 7
28 Agosto, 2017, 16:11
(Sheraz Shadiq/KQED) Berkeley Police stand on the lawn next to Berkeley City Hall as they are confronted by protesters demonstrating against the far right on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017.
The number of arrests was revised down from 14, previously suggested by the police. "If near Civic Center Park, leave immediately". Ultimately, event organizer Joey Gibson felt it necessary to cancel the event, due to what he said were concerns for the safety of his invitees. (Dan Brekke/KQED)John Conner, a second year resident at the San Francisco General Hospital, attended the Berkeley protests, where he treated five people sprayed with pepper spray.
About 1:30 p.m., police abandoned the security line at the Center Street and Milvia Street entrance to Civic Center Park, at which point protesters in the area stormed the park.
Thousands of people held a "Rally Against Hate" in response to a planned right-wing protest that never got off the ground. Some protesters set off purple smoke bombs.
Cummings vocalized her opposition towards hate groups in her events Facebook page, unlike other free speech rally organizers.
"Berkeley right now is tinderbox ready to explode", Cummings said in a Facebook message to the Bay Area News Group on Sunday morning. Sunday's rally was to be the provocatively titled "No to Marxism in America", seemingly created to needle Berkeley's famously liberal populace. Eventually, the AntiFa legions marched to nearby Ohlone Park, for a sort of victory celebration. "If we're too afraid to come out, that's playing right into their hands".
A group of activists surrounded a man who was holding a sign reading "God Bless Donald Trump" and chanted: "Not my president". Some were escorted out by police to avoid conflict. The newspaper reported that what began as a mostly peaceful gathering "erupted in chaos" as "hundreds of black-clad demonstrators ran from the park screaming in various directions down city streets".
Police said helmets and masks of any kind, including gas masks, are prohibited. Then the group blended in with the rest of the crowd.
At about 11:50 a.m., police led a handcuffed man in a yellow T-shirt out of Civic Center park. They assaulted at least four people by punching and kicking them.
His rallies in Portland and Seattle have attracted members of white-nationalist groups like Identity Evropa, which Mr. Gibson said he has tried to discourage.
Police in riot gear fired a rubber bullet at one demonstrator who attempted to cross a barricade into the park, which was closed to the public, but later opened. Six people suffered injuries, including two who were hospitalized, and one officer was injured while making an arrest and several others were hit with paint.
As per usual, Buster Skrine was beaten on a number of big plays but will likely start the season as the team's top nickel corner. Maybe Josh McCown didn't lock up the New York Jets' starting quarterback job in absentia last Saturday after all.
South Korea and the United States are conducting an annual military exercise this week involving computer simulations of a war. US President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with " fire and fury " if it attacked the US or its allies.
Spot gold rose 0.5 percent to $1,297.60 an ounce by 0651 GMT, after reaching its highest since August 18 at $1,298.58 earlier. There wasn't a lot of change in the crosses, apart from the 0.6% fall in NZD/EUR to 0.6070, reflecting the strength of EUR.
His two-run homer in the first last night accounted for the Phils' only runs of the evening as they were demolished by the Cubs . Leiter is the son of former Phillies pitcher Mark Leiter and the nephew of two-time All-Star left-hander Al Leiter.
Forse volevano festeggiare l'ultimo giorno di vacanza , dato che sarebbero dovuti ripartire stamattina con i compagni di viaggio. A dare l'allarme, all'alba, alcuni passanti che hanno incrociato le vittime mentre camminavano sotto choc e insanguinate.
Palla persa da Kessié vicino alla sua porta, ne approfitta Joao Pedro che spiazza Donnarumma e pareggia il match. Prima Joao Pedro sfiora la traversa con il destro, poi lampo di Barella da sinistra e il 99 del Milan controlla.
Additional volunteers are on standby, if needed, along with three vehicles stocked with disaster relief supplies, he said. The Type 3 task force is half the size of a Type 1 force of 80 personnel that could be requested by FEMA, Webber said.
Could the Night's King make his most powerful move yet?Could the Night's King make his most powerful move yet? "And it is here". Bran is taken back to their wedding where they're exchanging their vows and Robert's Rebellion was all built on a lie.
Democrats are uniformly opposed to Trump's wall and say any blame for a shutdown would rest exclusively with Republicans . President Trump has redirected his "fire and fury" at North Korea towards Congress , and in particular Mitch McConnell .
Villagers, aid workers flee violence in northwest Myanmar
Displaced Rakhine people from Maungdaw township of the Rakhine state arrive at the Sittwe port in western Myanmar on Saturday. But advocates for the minority Rohingya community have told Al Jazeera that the casualties are much higher.
Trump's growing weakness is a powerful threat
And if there's one thing that base loves more than the wall, it's the prospect of disrupting the government. Greg Walden, R-Ore., while speaking during a visit to Intel in Hillsboro, Ore., Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.
Andy Murray Drops Out of US Open, Cites Hip Injury
We have our work cut out there. "But I will prepare myself as best as possible, so as to have the best chance of success in NY ". Obviously, I kind of ran out of time maybe if I'd been able to take a little bit more time off. "That's not been the case".
European Markets Higher Ahead Of Key Jackson Hole Speeches
The announcement weighed on grocery store stocks such as Kroger Co, off 8.10 percent, and Wal-Mart Stores Inc, down 2.03 percent. Traders read this to mean Yellen is still concerned about weak inflation and that a rate hike later this year is not likely.
Famed horror director Tobe Hooper dead at 74
Poltergeist became the other defining film of Hooper's career, mostly because of the eternal debate about its authorship. Hooper passed away on Saturday in Sherman Oaks, Calif., though the cause of his death is now unknown.
Princess Diana remembered 20 years after her death
He said regular tennis matches were often a time when she'd talk about the more hard aspects of her life in the public eye. In the documentary, Prince Harry described the role of the paparazzi as being one of the most hard things to address.
PGA Northern Trust: Jordan Spieth holds three-shot lead
Spieth's tee shot on the next hole banged off the rock wall and into the water on the par-3 sixth, and he made double bogey. I had one bad putting day and one very average day. "Pretty much just continuing the momentum from the last couple days".
Steelers to face rookie QB DeShone Kizer in Week 1
Rookie Zane Gonzalez kicked a 39-yard field goal in the third quarter to finish a 68-yard drive with Kizer at quarterback. I think we have been more in the gun than probably anything lately, but we have a variety of different things we do.
PCI Condemns Violence Against Media In Panchkula
Haryana Deputy Attorney General has been sacked following videos emerged showing him carrying the luggage of Gurmeet Ram Rahim . The court said the Khattar government had "surrendered" before the followers of the dera head for "political considerations".
Trump Bashes GOP Sen. For Questioning His Competence
The warning about a possible USA downgrade seemed less dire and narrower in scope than one issued on Wednesday by Fitch Ratings. Trump characterizes his Twitter behavior as a way to "get the honest and unfiltered message out".
N. Korea Fires Projectiles into East Sea
Tensions escalated in August between Washington and Pyongyang over North Korea's rapidly advancing nuclear and missiles programs. North Korea launched three short range missiles Saturday from a multiple-tube rocket launcher, according to the New York Times .