The defence argued that Kyle Rittenhouse had been repeatedly attacked and had shot the men in fear for his life. Photograph: Sean Krajacic/Pool/AFP via Getty

A US jury acquitted teenager Kyle Rittenhouse on Friday of murder in the fatal shooting of two men during racial justice protests in a decision that i(...)

Kyle Rittenhouse listens in Kenosha County Courthouse, Wisconsin on Monday.  Photograph: Sean Krajacic/The Kenosha News via AP, Pool

Prosecutors and defence counsel in the Wisconsin murder trial of Kyle Rittenhouse presented conflicting pictures of the defendant on Monday: an armed (...)