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ATLANTA (AP) — The images offer a sharp contrast: In some places, police in SWAT gear wield batons or carry long guns as they patrol streets teeming with protesters. Elsewhere, officers are seen riding bicycles, mingling with demonstrators and even posing for selfies.
A Delaware judge Friday allowed a trial to proceed over the removal of five Viacom board members, further clouding the future of the media giant controlled by magnate Sumner Redstone. The ruling in Delaware comes a day after a Massachusetts judge ruled that a lawsuit may proceed challenging the 93-year-old Redstone's mental competency. Lawyers for both sides said Delaware Judge Andrew Bouchard agreed to the trial in October, which will also examine Redstone's ability to manage his operations.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Pope Francis' visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau on Friday included an encounter with 25 Christian Poles who rescued Jews during the Holocaust — a powerfully symbolic meeting that Poland's chief rabbi played a key role in orchestrating.