Portland has been the scene of unrest for months, with civil rights, anarchist and anti-fascist protesters clashing with police and occasionally with right-wing militias and Trump supporters.
President-elect Joe Biden calls violent group that descended on Capitol " a riotous mob – insurrectionists, domestic terrorists," while accusing police of treating anti-racism demonstrators "very differently".
A joint session of Congress certified electoral votes to confirm Joe Biden’s November electoral victory after a delay caused by pro-Trump mob attacks on the Capitol building.
A Peruvian judge banned ousted president Martin Vizcarra from leaving the country days after his dismissal by Congress as the country's political crisis continues.
A gun battle broke out between prisoners and security forces after authorities launched an operation to halt the smuggling of weapons inside a prison in Ciudad Victoria.
A group of refugees allegedly stabbed a local man to death in an Istanbul district, prompting angry mourners to go on a rampage, before police intervened.
The riot began in a prison complex in Amazonas state on Sunday following a fight between two drug gangs resulting in the death of at least 56 inmates.
The riot was sparked by a fight between two rival drug gangs in a prison in the Brazilian state of Amazonas.
Fighting between two rival gangs in an overcrowded prison ended with at least 25 inmates being killed.
MQM chief seeks forgiveness for anti-Pakistan speech and inciting supporters to ransack the office of a news channel. One person is killed and a dozen others wounded, while several vehicles were torched in violence that followed the speech.
Riot erupts in Egyptian capital after policeman shoots dead vendor following argument over cup of tea
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