One person was killed and 14 others were injured when a mob clashed with the police over entry of newly-appointed Urdu teachers in a school in West Bengal's North Dinajpur district Thursday, police said.
On Sunday Hillary Clinton said that the spate of gun violence in the United States should call the nation to do more to protect "all of God's children."
Protesters gathered in a California town on Wednesday following the police shooting of an unarmed black man who was reportedly mentally ill.
The family of the African-American man whose death has triggered days of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, released a dramatic video of the police shooting on Friday, raising pressure on the authorities to make their own footage public.
A nighttime curfew for teenagers in the US city of Milwaukee will be strictly enforced police said, following two nights of violence over the fatal police shooting of a black man.
A police officer in Miami shot and wounded an autistic man's black caretaker.
President Barack Obama says the nation will get through the recent killings of police officers with the "love and empathy of public servants" like the ones who were targeted in recent days.
An officer with the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department died after he was shot in his car as he approached people matching the description of suspects in an earlier shooting.
Five police officers were killed in a sniper-style attack by a black army veteran during a protest in Dallas against police brutality towards African-Americans late Thursday. These are the victims.
The 17-year-old Somali refugee who was critically wounded in a police shooting in Salt Lake City is awake and talking, his cousin has said
The South Carolina police officer charged with murder after video surfaced of him shooting a fleeing suspect in the back was allowed to stay on the force despite an earlier complaint he used excessive force against an unarmed man.
An unarmed 25-year-old black man slain by Los Angeles police officers in August suffered three gunshot wounds, including one to his back, a long-awaited autopsy report into the killing showed.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that FIRs must be registered in all cases of police encounters.
Taking cover of the dense vegetation, the Maoists opened fire at the police team, who retaliated and forced the insurgents to flee. He said no civilian or policeman was injured in the act of arson.