Photo of fast food workers protesting. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Fast-Food Protests Under Way Across the U.S.

Fast-food protests are under way in cities including New York, Chicago and Detroit, with organizers expecting the biggest national walkouts yet in a demand for higher wages.


Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi stand amongst debris during a violent crackdown by Egyptian Security Forces on a pro-Morsi sit-in demonstration at the Rabaa al-Adweya Mosque in the Nasr City district on Aug. 14, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. (credit: Ed Giles/Getty Images)

White House To Egypt: The ‘World Is Watching’

The Obama administration is condemning Wednesday’s violence in Egypt that has left nearly 150 people dead.


Protesters march in downtown D.C. after the George Zimmerman verdict was announced. (Credit: Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Protesters March in D.C. After Zimmerman Verdict

In the nation’s capital, hundreds of people marched from Malcolm X Park to Howard University on Sunday in protest of the Zimmerman verdict.


Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi demonstrate at the Rabaa al-Adweya Mosque in the Nasr City district on July 8, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)

CBS News: At Least 54 Dead In Clash Between Protesters, Security Forces

A reported 51 protesters and three members of the Egyptian police and army lost their lives in a clash with Islamist protesters following the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi – with death tolls possibly on the rise.


Protesters in front of the Supreme Court. (Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

New Anti-Demonstration Rule at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has come up with a new regulation banning demonstrations on its grounds.


A demonstrator is detained by police during a demonstration in Kizilay square in Ankara on June 9, 2013. (credit: MARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images)

Turkey Protests Uniting Fans Of Istanbul’s 3 Rival Soccer Teams

The protests in Turkey have accomplished the seemingly impossible: uniting fans of Istanbul’s three bitterly rival soccer teams.


The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a "religious war" by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.  (Photo by Thaer Ganaim/PPO via Getty Images)

Violence, Massive Protests Worsen In West Bank Ahead Of Secretary Kerry Peace Talks

The violence comes ahead of a visit to the region this weekend by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who hopes to find a formula for restarting peace negotiations in the coming months. President Barack Obama has decided to make a new attempt to revive talks after largely ignoring the Israel-Palestinian issue during his first term.


Preparations at the reviewing stand continue for the inauguration of U.S. President Barack Obama on Jan. 15, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Tight Security, Protests Expected at Inauguration

Tea Party fervor has surged and waned in the past four years, Occupy encampments are long gone from parks in the nation’s capital, and the crowd for President Barack Obama’s second inauguration figures to be significantly smaller than the record-breaking turnout of 2009.


Walmart employees protest outside their store in Capital Plaza. (Credit: WNEW reporter John Domen)

Nationals Protests Did Nothing To Curb Customer Spending at Walmart

Hundreds of Walmart employees protested at Capital Plaza in Landover Friday and thousands at locations nationwide, but shouting storefront voices did nothing to slow maddening sales.


Pakistani Sunni Muslims torch a U.S. flag during a protest against an anti-Islam movie in Lahore on Sept. 17, 2012. (credit: Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Administration Walking Diplomatic Tight Rope Over Anti-Islam Film

While the man behind an anti-Islam movie that ignited violence across the Middle East would likely face swift punishment in his native Egypt for making the film, in America the government is in the thorny position of protecting his free speech rights and looking out for his safety even while condemning his message.