Thousands rally in Virginia's capital for gun rights

World / Social Issues Jan 21, 2020

Thousands rally in Virginia's capital for gun rights

Thousands of gun-rights activists — some brandishing their military-style rifles — crowded the streets surrounding Virginia's Capitol building Monday to protest plans by the state's Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation. Gov. Ralph Northam declared a temporary state of emergency days ahead of the rally, ...

Hong Kong man who shot at police arrested

Asia Pacific Dec 21, 2019

Hong Kong man who shot at police arrested

Hong Kong police arrested an 18-year-old man after he fired a single shot with a pistol at officers late on Friday evening, in an incident police said they suspected was linked to anti-government protests that have convulsed the city. Steve Li, a Senior Superintendent of ...