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Congressmen Arrested at New York DACA Protest

Three members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the speaker of the New York City Council were arrested Tuesday during a protest calling for action to protect undocumented immigrants who came to the United States when they were children. Under a program begun under former President Barack Obama, about 800,000 people registered as part of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which gave them temporary protection against deportation and allowed them to work legally. President Donald Trump ended DACA this month and gave Congress a six-month deadline to…

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Post-vigil protest for slain Georgia Tech student; 3 arrests

AP Photo/Kevin D. Liles ATLANTA (AP) — Three people were arrested during a protest that followed a vigil for a Georgia Tech student who was fatally shot by campus police, a university spokesman said. Police shot and killed Scout Schultz late Saturday night after the 21-year-old student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has said. Georgia Tech issued alerts urging students to shelter indoors Monday night because of violent protests. Video posted on social … Read the referenced┬ástory here: Post-vigil…

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