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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Hundreds of pro-government demonstrators massed outside Venezuela's congress on Thursday as lawmakers inside debated how to remove the socialist president from office amid an escalating political confrontation.
The Latest on the Dakota Access oil pipeline protest (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Authorities say that once they clear an oil pipeline protest camp on private land it will be up to the company building ...
Police in the US state of North Dakota engaged in a tense standoff with oil-pipeline protesters Thursday, attempting to clear them from a public road and off private property. Police used a sound cannon to disperse protesters, some of whom had moved closer to the construction area of the Dakota Access Pipeline, the subject of a months-long protest by Native Americans and their supporters. "There have been arrests made," said Dallas Goldtooth, a protester at the scene of the standoff, said in a Facebook post.