Racial profiling

July 06, 2020 - 7:58 am
LONDON (AP) — British sprinter Bianca Williams and her partner have accused London police of racial profiling after officers stopped and searched the couple's car, with their 3-month-old son inside. Williams and Ricardo dos Santos, a Portuguese sprinter, are both Black and were stopped in their...
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FILE - In this May 3, 2019, file photo, trainer Jason Servis is seen at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Servis is among more than two dozen officials charged in what authorities describe as a widespread international scheme to drug horses to race faster. Servis trains 3-year-old champion Maximum Security and is charged with giving performance enhancing drugs to that horse and others in his barn. The charges were detailed in four indictments unveiled Monday, March 9, 2020, in Manhattan federal court. (AP Photo/Gregory Payan, File)
March 09, 2020 - 4:58 pm
More than two dozen people, including the trainer of champion Maximum Security, were charged in what authorities described Monday as a widespread international scheme to drug horses to make them race faster. Trainer Jason Servis, whose stable includes the 3-year-old champion, was charged with...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, Paris Saint Germain's Jean-Claude Blanc, prior to the French League one soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Valenciennes, at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris. PSG's deputy chief executive officer Jean-Claude Blanc spoke of his outrage Thursday Nov. 8, 2018, and pledged an investigation into some club scouts who secretly and illegally profiled potential young recruits from outside the Paris region with lists containing their ethnic origins.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, FILE)
November 09, 2018 - 8:26 am
PARIS (AP) — The French league of human rights filed a discrimination lawsuit against Paris Saint-Germain and the French soccer federation said Friday its ethics council will look into reports that the club's scouts illegally profiled the ethnic origins of potential young recruits. The federation...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, Paris Saint Germain's Jean-Claude Blanc, prior to the French League one soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Valenciennes, at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris. PSG's deputy chief executive officer Jean-Claude Blanc spoke of his outrage Thursday Nov. 8, 2018, and pledged an investigation into some club scouts who secretly and illegally profiled potential young recruits from outside the Paris region with lists containing their ethnic origins.(AP Photo/Thibault Camus, FILE)
November 08, 2018 - 4:08 pm
PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain says it was not aware some club scouts outside the capital were secretly and illegally profiled potential young recruits with lists containing their ethnic origins. PSG acknowledged that forms with "illegal content were used between 2013 and 2018", but declined...
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In this photo taken on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, Two municipal workers stand ready to clean an area ahead of the Denmark-France World Cup match at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Legions of migrant workers, most of them are from Central Asia and elsewhere are the unsung heroes of Russia's World Cup, endlessly cleaning stadium grounds and fan zones but unable to watch the world-class soccer unfolding in their midst. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
July 05, 2018 - 8:57 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Behind the veneer of Russia's smooth-running World Cup are legions of migrant workers from Central Asia, who built the stadiums and keep them running, staff concession stands, and clean up after fans who revel through city streets. They are among millions of migrants who perform...
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Demonstrators banners during a protest in Compton, Calif., Thursday, March 29, 2018. Demonstrators and family members of people killed by police throughout California gathered Thursday to denounce the death of Stephon Clark, a 22-year-old black man who was shot to death by Sacramento police. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers)
March 30, 2018 - 2:48 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento (all times local): 2:45 a.m. The brother of an unarmed black man killed by police is helping diffuse tension in California's capital city by asking protesters not to keep disrupting a downtown...
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Gloria Echeverria watches as Los Angeles police officers close off a street where a shooting occurred at a middle school in Los Angeles on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Two students were shot inside the middle school classroom Thursday morning and police arrested a female student suspect, authorities said. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers)
February 01, 2018 - 7:43 pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. TRUMP SET TO CLEAR RELEASE OF CLASSIFIED MEMO White House officials say the move will come despite the strong objections of Trump's own Justice Department to the release of classified...
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FILE - In this 1932 file photo, boxer Jack Johnson, the first black world heavyweight champion, poses in New York City. Black athletes have been finding a way to fight for social change for more than 100 years, from Jack Johnson, to Muhammad Ali to Kaepernick. (AP Photo/File)
February 01, 2018 - 5:37 pm
A son who saw a police officer hold a gun to his father's head. A husband whose wife was pulled over driving a Bentley. These unsettling scenes are among the stories from some of the NFL's marquee players, multimillionaires sharing tales of racial profiling by law enforcement. It is a troubling...
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This poster released by Parabon NanoLabs shows a facial sketch made with DNA found at a crime scene in Brown County, Texas, which helped lead police in Texas to a suspect in a woman's May 2016 slaying. Brown County Sheriff's investigators announced in mid-November, 2017, that they had charged Ryan Riggs with capital murder in the beating death of Chantay Blankinship. Riggs confessed a week after the department released a suspect sketch made by analyzing DNA from the crime scene. (Parabon NanoLabs via AP)
December 03, 2017 - 9:27 am
DALLAS (AP) — After her oldest daughter was killed in May 2016, Michelle McDaniel and the rest of her family isolated themselves in their small Texas town out of fear that the unknown killer could be standing in line with them at the grocery store or passing them on the street. Then early last...
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Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo speaks during a news conference about an incident involving NFL football player Michael Bennett, at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Headquarters in Las Vegas, Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. Lombardo says officers acted appropriately and professionally detaining Bennett after a report of gunfire at an after-hours club on the Las Vegas Strip. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP)
September 30, 2017 - 12:08 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police acted appropriately and professionally detaining Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett when he ran from a casino as officers searched for an active shooter following a report of gunfire at an after-hours club on the Las Vegas Strip, the head of the Las Vegas...
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