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September 26, 2017 - 9:54 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Two Chicago police officers are facing reprimands after they were photographed kneeling alongside an activist in what she called a show of support for NFL players protesting police brutality and racism. The photo posted on Instagram Sunday shows two black, uniformed officers kneeling...
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September 26, 2017 - 9:54 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Two Chicago police officers are facing reprimands after they were photographed kneeling alongside an activist in what she called a show of support for NFL players protesting police brutality and racism. The photo posted on Instagram Sunday shows two black, uniformed officers kneeling...
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September 26, 2017 - 7:40 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — About 300 demonstrators gathered outside a Cardinals and Cubs game in St. Louis to protest the acquittal of a white former police officer in the killing of a black suspect. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the demonstrators gathered briefly Monday night at Busch Stadium and...
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Buffalo Bills players kneel during the national anthem prior to an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
September 25, 2017 - 12:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is indulging in his favorite kind of drama — personal, aggressive, culturally volatile and entirely of his own making. And his feud with the NFL shows no signs of abating, with the president tweeting early Monday morning: "The issue of kneeling has nothing...
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The Pittsburgh Steelers side of the field is nearly empty during the playing of the national anthem before an NFL football game between the Steelers and Chicago Bears, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Chicago. The Pittsburgh Steelers players did not come out to the field during the anthem. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
September 24, 2017 - 10:12 pm
MORRISTOWN, New Jersey (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his opposition to NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality "has nothing to do with race" but has to do with "respect for our country and respect for our flag." Trump, who inflamed the sports...
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The Pittsburgh Steelers side of the field is nearly empty during the playing of the national anthem before an NFL football game between the Steelers and Chicago Bears, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Chicago. The Pittsburgh Steelers players did not come out to the field during the anthem. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)
September 24, 2017 - 10:12 pm
MORRISTOWN, New Jersey (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his opposition to NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality "has nothing to do with race" but has to do with "respect for our country and respect for our flag." Trump, who inflamed the sports...
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September 19, 2017 - 7:12 pm
Here are the AP's latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT. --------------- NEW & DEVELOPING --------------- ADDS TRUMP-RUSSIA PROBE-FACEBOOK --------------- ONLY ON AP --------------- UNITED STATES-EGYPT — Egypt is failing to protect free speech and its...
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September 13, 2017 - 7:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Athletes and activists including former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick showed their support Wednesday for Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, who says he was subjected to racially motivated excessive force by Las Vegas police last month. Kaepernick and...
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September 11, 2017 - 3:46 pm
PLANO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of at least eight people, including the suspect, after a shooting at a Texas home (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Police say one of the people hospitalized after a fatal shooting at a suburban Dallas home has died, bringing the total killed to nine,...
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People arrive for a rally in support of unsigned NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017, near NFL headquarters in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
August 23, 2017 - 9:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on efforts in support of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the national anthem (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Supporters of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (KAP'-ur-nihk) are demanding he be signed by a...
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