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Police shooting of black Texas woman in her home fans anger

Police shooting of black Texas woman in her home fans anger

Police in the Texas city of Fort Worth are investigating an incident in which a white police officer shot and killed a black woman as she sat in her home playing video games with her young nephew

Palestinian woman shot dead by Israeli police

Palestinian woman shot dead by Israeli police

A Palestinian woman tried to stab Israeli guards at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Jerusalem on Wednesday, Israeli police said, with Palestinian officials reporting she was shot dead.

Police shoot knifeman in Hong Kong subway station

Police shoot knifeman in Hong Kong subway station

Hong Kong police shot and critically injured a man who they said threatened officers with a knife during a stop-and-search operation in a busy subway station on Wednesday.

Indonesian police shoot dead three suspected militants

Indonesian police shoot dead three suspected militants

Indonesian anti-terrorism officers shot dead three suspected Islamic militants on Saturday in the central Java city of Yogyakarta, police said.

Video of police shooting unarmed black man sparks protests in Sacramento

Video of police shooting unarmed black man sparks protests in Sacramento

Newly released video footage of police killing an unarmed black man in a barrage of gunfire in Sacramento, California, left the mayor "horrified" and sparked street protests on Thursday that gridlocked traffic in the state capital for hours.

Two dead in 'mistaken identity' shooting by Philippine police

Two dead in 'mistaken identity' shooting by Philippine police

Philippine police have killed two people, including a woman on her way to hospital, after mistaking them for gunmen, authorities said Friday, the latest deaths at the hands of law enforcement under President Rodrigo Duterte.

Texas cop charged with murder in black teen's killing

Texas cop charged with murder in black teen's killing

A Texas police officer who fired into a carful of teens, allegedly killing a 15-year-old African American boy, turned himself in on Friday after being charged with murder, authorities said.

Man dies in police shooting incident in northern England

Man dies in police shooting incident in northern England

A man has died after being shot by police during an operation in northern England, West Yorkshire Police said on Tuesday.

Milwaukee imposes curfew to quell rioting sparked by police shooting

Milwaukee imposes curfew to quell rioting sparked by police shooting

The city of Milwaukee imposed a 10 p.m. curfew on Monday in an attempt to quell rioting that erupted the previous two nights in response to the police shooting of an armed black man in one of the most segregated cities in the United States.