- CBS San FranciscoAug 27 06:30 PM
A riot involving 90 inmates at a maximum-security prison in Soledad Thursday morning sent two inmates to the hospital and injured others, a state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation spokeswoman said.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsAug 19 04:35 PM
Investigators are looking into the cause of the latest riot, which occurred on Sunday at California Correctional Center at Susanville in the northern part of the state, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement. About 45 inmates started fighting in a dining hall, prompting guards to use pepper spray and to fire four warning shots in an attempt to stop the ...
- Chicago TribuneAug 19 02:55 PM
Riot Fest organizers released the festival's daily lineup on Wednesday, allowing concertgoers to plan their schedules between the seven stages.
- Los Angeles TimesAug 13 11:52 AM
"Watts Riot" is a smoldering work of art, made from materials scavenged from the momentous 1965 uprising in South Los Angeles. Sculptor Noah Purifoy (1917-2004) cobbled together charred fragments of wood, plaster, paint and signage to assemble an exquisite wall relief of murmuring power.
- NPRAug 28 01:06 PM
NPR's Audie Cornish speaks to KJZZ reporter Alexandra Olgin about Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's decision to cut ties with a private-prison operator in the wake of a prison riot last month in Kingman.
- Cover Media via Yahoo! Singapore NewsAug 28 12:00 AM
Ellen Page felt guilty about not coming out because she knew she'd be supported.
- Chicago TribuneAug 13 11:20 AM
Can't get enough Riot Fest (Sept. 11-13) while at Douglas Park? There will be more after shows than you can shake a hopefully-not-muddy stick at this year, at an assortment of venues. Notable acts include Rancid, The Damned, AlexisOnFire and Alkaline Trio. Here's the complete schedule, doors for...
- KotakuAug 28 12:50 PM
When it comes to lag, League of Legends developer Riot has been talking a real big game lately—saying they’re building a huge lag-killing network , and improving North American players’ experience by relocating League’s servers . They made good on the latter promise this week, and holy cow has it made the game better. Read more...
- NBC NEWSAug 12 03:50 PM
A riot at Folsom State Prison resulted in the death of one inmate and sent five others to the hospital to be treated for stab wounds, prison officials said.
- ABC NewsAug 15 01:17 PM
Guinea: Riot police use tear gas to disperse rally demanding ex-military leader's return