Demonstrators march near the Glynn County Courthouse in Brunswick, Georgia. Photograph: Sean Rayford/Getty Images

Three white men were convicted of murder on Wednesday for chasing and shooting Ahmaud Arbery as the black man ran through their neighbourhood, with a (...)

Demonstrator raises fist while marching on street during protest against Kyle Rittenhouse not-guilty verdict near the Barclays Center in New York. Photograph: Yuki Iwamura/AFP via Getty

Small groups of protesters angry over the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict demonstrated on Friday evening in Chicago, New York, Portland, Oregon, and a few ot(...)

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 (...)

US president Donald Trump speaks to the press  in Kenosha, Wisconsin on Wednesday. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

When Donald Trump met local leaders in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Tuesday, he barely mentioned Jacob Blake, the black man shot seven times in the back by (...)

US president Donald Trump  in Kenosha, Wisconsin. ‘I really came today to thank law enforcement. What you’ve done has been incredible.’ Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

US president Donald Trump delivered a full-throated defence of America’s police forces, as he declined to condemn the shooting of African-American Jac(...)

A protester holds a Black Lives Matter sign during a demonstration against the shooting of Jacob Blake by police in Kenosha, Wisconsint. Photograph: Kamil Krzaczynski/AFP via Getty Images

US president Donald Trump will on Tuesday travel to Kenosha, Wisconsin, a site of unrest and violence since an African-American man was shot in the ba(...)

Rev Al Sharpton, centre, founder and president of National Action Network, and Martin Luther King III, third from right, march with others during the  protest against racism and police brutality in Washington, DC. Photograph: Olivier Douliery / AFP via Getty

Tens of thousands of people gathered on the National Mall in Washington on Friday to call for racial justice, as they marked the 57th anniversary of M(...)

Tucker Carlson: “How shocked are we that 17-year-olds with rifles decided they had to maintain order when no one else would?” Photograph:  Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

The right-wing Fox News host Tucker Carlson has defended the actions of a 17-year-old who was arrested and charged with murder after two people were k(...)

Rusten Sheskey, the officer who shot  Jacob Blake several times in the back. Photograph: Kenosha Police Department

The FBI has opened a civil rights investigation into the police shooting of a black man in the Wisconsin city of Kenosha, as a suspect remained in cus(...)