Hundreds protested Friday and Saturday in downtown St. Louis, within an upscale portion of town as well as in well-to-do suburbs. More protests were expected Saturday night.
U2 states on its site that it cannot in good conscience risk its fans’ safety. The website outlines plans for refunds.
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British singer-songwriter Erectile dysfunction Sheeran’s offered-out Sunday night show in the Scottrade Center was canceled for the similar reason reported earlier Saturday by U2 once the band canceled a Saturday night performance: Everybody they can’t ensure the typical degree of security because the city faces ongoing protests.
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Another major act has canceled a concert in downtown St. Louis within the wake of protests within the acquittal of the white-colored former officer billed within the killing of the black suspect.