There have been 385 people shot and killed by police in the U.S. since the beginning of the year, a figure almost double the tally compiled by the feds. The figures are from an analysis put together by the Washington Post and released on Saturday.
Yahoo's Washington Bureau Chief David Chalian was fired by the online media company after he was recorded at the Republican National Convention saying the GOP was "happy to have a party with black people drowning."
A new study has shown that UK police are 37 times more likely to stop and search a black person than a white person. The study said the fact that arrest rates are similar for black and white Britons raises questions about how police use power.