ACLU calls Biden guidance on ICE arrests, deportations ‘disappointing step backward’

The American Civil Liberties Union is criticizing the Biden administration’s new guidance for arrests and deportations by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, calling it a “disappointing step backward.” “The memo is a disappointing…

Secret Service arrests woman with loaded gun near White House, claims she had letter for Biden

The Secret Service on Saturday arrested a 66-year-old woman on charges that she was carrying a loaded near the White House, Fox News has confirmed. Police said the woman had the…

Anti-police protests in NYC result in arrests, assault against media member: reports

Several arrests were reported late Friday after anti-police protests broke out in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, according to reports. Demonstrators gathered both in Times Square and several blocks…

Biden prepares rules to limit ICE arrests, deportations

U.S. immigration authorities will revise their approach to arrests and deportations under President Biden, according to Homeland Security officials. “U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently rescinded two 2018 policy memos…

Mexico arrests ex-governor in case of tortured journalist

MEXICO CITY – The arrest of a former Mexican governor on charges he ordered the torture of a journalist gave hope to activists who believe the case could reveal the…

Kremlin: Thousands of arrests at protests necessary response

MOSCOW – The Kremlin said Thursday that thousands of arrests at protests against the jailing of opposition leader Alexei Navalny were a necessary response to the unsanctioned rallies and strongly…

Russia arrests over 1,000 people demanding Navalny’s release

MOSCOW (AP) – Thousands of people took to the streets Sunday across Russia’s vast expanse to demand the release of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny, keeping up a wave of nationwide…

Russia arrests 2,100 protesters calling for Navalny’s release

Protests erupted in dozens of cities across Russia on Saturday to demand the release of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, the Kremlin’s most prominent foe. Police arrested more than 2,100 people, some…

Russia arrests 350 protesters calling for Navalny’s release

Russian police on Saturday arrested hundreds of protesters who took to the streets in temperatures as low as minus-50 C (minus-58 F) to demand the release of Alexei Navalny, the…

US joined by Australia, UK and Canada in criticizing Hong Kong mass arrests

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – The foreign ministers of Australia, the United States, Great Britain and Canada issued a joint statement Sunday expressing “serious concern” about the arrest of 55 democracy…