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November 20, 2017

Ed Sheeran cancels concert because of protests


Ed Sheeran cancels concert because of protests

ST. LOUIS —A second major act has canceled a concert in downtown St. Louis in the wake of protests over…


A second major act has canceled a concert in downtown St. Louis in the wake of protests over the acquittal of a white former police officer charged in the killing of a black suspect.

English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran’s sold-out Sunday night show at the Scottrade Center was canceled for the same reason cited earlier Saturday by U2 when the band canceled a Saturday night performance: Police say they cannot guarantee the typical level of security as the city faces ongoing protests.

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Hundreds protested Friday and Saturday in downtown St. Louis, in an upscale section of town and in well-to-do suburbs. More protests were expected Saturday night.


Source: 4029 Northwest Arkansas News Ed Sheeran cancels concert because of protests

Ed Sheeran cancels concert because of protests

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