Photos: Police Shootings of Black Men Spark Protests Across U.S. Cities

The fatal shootings of black men in separate incidents in Oklahoma, North Carolina and other states spawned protests in cities across the U.S.

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Demonstrators block an entrance to Lenox Square Mall during a Black Lives Matter protest in Atlanta, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Okla. and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C. The Black Lives Matter chapter of Atlanta is boycotting major retailers following the recent police shooting deaths involving black men.
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Black Lives Matter protesters march in downtown Atlanta, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Okla., and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C.
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A demonstrator lays on the pavement blocking an entrance to Lenox Square Mall during a Black Lives Matter protest in Atlanta, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, Okla. and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C. The Black Lives Matter chapter of Atlanta is boycotting major retailers following the recent police shooting deaths involving black men.
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A man watches demonstrators march during a protest in Atlanta on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutch in Tulsa, Okla. and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C.
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A demonstrator burns sage at the Martin Luther King Jr. Historical Site during a protest in Atlanta on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutch in Tulsa, Okla. and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C.
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Demonstrators gather at the Atlanta Police Department headquarters during a protest in Atlanta on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 in response to the police shooting deaths of Terence Crutch in Tulsa, Okla. and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C.
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Protesters raises their fists as they march in the streets of Charlotte, N.C. Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, over Tuesday's fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
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Residents gather for a vigil and march to protest the death of Keith Scott Sept. 21, 2016, in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Police officers face off with protestors on the I-85 (Interstate 85) during protests following the death of a man shot by a police officer on Sept. 21, 2016, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The protests began the previous night following the fatal shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott at an apartment complex near UNC Charlotte.
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A police officer in riot gear walks past a fire on the I-85 (Interstate 85) during protests following the death of a man shot by a police officer on Sept. 21, 2016, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The protests began the previous night following the fatal shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott at an apartment complex near UNC Charlotte.
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Activists protest the death of Philando Castile on July 9, 2016 in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. Protestors were blocked from entering the Basilica Block Party, a music festival in downtown Minneapolis.
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Protestors shut down highway I-94 on July 9, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Protests and marches have happened every day since the police killing of Philando Castile on June 6, 2016 in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.
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Protestors shut down highway I-94 on July 9, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Protests and marches have occurred every day since the police killing of Philando Castile on June 6, 2016 in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.
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Protestors shut down highway I-94 on July 9, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Protests and marches have occurred every day since the police killing of Philando Castile on June 6, 2016 in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.
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Police officers launch smoke bombs and tear gas to clear out protestors who shut down highway I-94 on July 9, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Protests and marches have occurred every day since the police killing of Philando Castile on June 6, 2016 in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.
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Protesters face off with Baton Rouge police in riot gear across the street from the police department on July 8, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Alton Sterling was shot by a police officer in front of the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge on July 5th, leading the Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation.
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A protestor is held back by another man on shut down highway I-94 on July 9, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Protests and marches have happened every day since the police killing of Philando Castile on June 6, 2016 in Falcon Heights, Minnesota.
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Baton Rouge police removed protesters that were arrested on July 9, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Alton Sterling was shot by a police officer in front of the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge on July 5th, leading the Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation. (Photo by Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images)
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Demonstrators march through downtown Atlanta to protest the shootings of two black men by police officers on July 8, 2016. Thousands of people marched along the streets of downtown to protest the recent police shootings of African-Americans.
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Yamil Rodriguez, foreground, leads 50 people in a die-in at the New Orleans Police Department in New Orleans, Louisiana, on July 8, 2016. According to the organizer, Yamil Rodriguez, the die-in was staged to help further the dialogue on race relations.
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People pray at a faith vigil at Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas, Texas, on July 8, 2016, following the shootings during a peaceful protest on July 7 which left 5 police officers dead.
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Brian White of Washington speaks to the people during a protest about police brutality in front of the Department of Justice on July 8, 2016, in Washington.
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Rapper Snoop Dogg is interviewed outside LAPD Headquarters on July 8, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, where he and fellow rapper The Game led a peaceful demonstration to police headquarters while a graduation ceremony was underway in what they called an effort to promote unity in the aftermath of the deadly shootings of police officers in Dallas.
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Activists protest in Times Square in response to the recent fatal shootings of two black men by police, July 7, 2016 in New York City.
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Police watch activists protest in Times Square in response to the recent fatal shootings of two black men by police, July 7, 2016 in New York City.
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Costumed characters watch activists protest in Times Square in response to the recent fatal shootings of two black men by police, July 7, 2016 in New York City.
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Police watch activists protest in Times Square in response to the recent fatal shootings of two black men by police, July 7, 2016 in New York City.
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A New York Police officer arrests a man during a protest march in New York on Thursday, July 8, 2016. Several thousand people marched through the streets of New York sometimes sitting in the street and tying up traffic to protest recent police related killings in Minnesota and Louisiana.
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A man lays on the ground after yelling "Don't shoot me" at police during a rally in Dallas, Texas, to protest the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
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Protesters make their way down N. Foster Dr. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where Alton Sterling was shot by police.
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A Black Lives Matter sign is held up near the Capitol as a protesters marched from the White House on July 7, 2016.
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People rally in Dallas, Texas to protest the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile on July 7, 2016.
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Hundreds of people sit down on New York's Times Square to protest recent police-related shootings of African-American men on July 7, 2016.
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Protesters march in front of Police District 2 Station in Chicago on July 7, 2016.
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People rally near the White House during over protest about police brutality in Washington, DC on July 7, 2016.
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Demonstrations were held in cities across the country on July 7, 2016, following the news of the fatal shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by police.
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Demonstrators march through traffic in New York's Times Square on July 7, 2016.
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Dozens of protesters gathered in front of a Chicago police station on July 7, 2016.
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Protesters jam the street near the convenience store where Alton Sterling was shot and killed, July 6, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sterling was shot by a police officer in front of the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge on Tuesday, July 5, leading the Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation.
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Protesters dance on the hood of a car as traffic backs up near the convenience store where Alton Sterling was shot and killed, July 6, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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Minnesota Governor, Mark Dayton, speaks outside the Governor's Mansion following the police shooting death of a black man on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Philando Castile was shot and killed last night, July 6, 2016, by a police officer in Falcon Heights, MN.
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A memorial left for Philando Castile following the police shooting death of a black man on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Two people embrace during a demonstration for Philando outside the Governor's Mansion following the police shooting death of a black man on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Philando Castile was shot and killed last night, July 6, 2016, by a police officer in Falcon Heights, MN.
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Jacob Ladda, center, leads a chant for Philando Castile outside Governor's Mansion on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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A chalk outline reading "Am I Next?" written outside the Governor's Mansion during a demonstration for Philando Castile on July 7, 2016 in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Activists march along 42nd Street and 11th Avenue in response to the recent fatal shootings of two black men by police, July 7, 2016 in New York City.
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