Nation Jun 04WATCH: George Floyd remembered at memorial service in Minneapolis
The memorial services to honor George Floyd are extraordinary: three cities over six days, with a chance for mourners to pay their respects in the communities where he was born, grew up, and died.
Nation Jun 03WATCH: Murder charge upgraded in Floyd case, 3 other cops charged
Prosecutors are charging a Minneapolis police officer accused of pressing his knee against George Floyd's neck with second-degree murder, and for the first time are leveling charges against three other officers.
Nation May 31Protests flare again in US amid calls to end police violence
Curfews were imposed in major cities around the U.S., including Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle. About 5,000 National Guard soldiers and airmen were activated in 15 states and Washington, D.C.
Nation May 31U.S. cities assess protest damage, await another day of unrest
America’s cities boarded up windows, swept up glass and covered graffiti Sunday as the country's most significant night of protests in a half-century promised to spill into another day of unrest fueled by killings of black people at the hands…
Nation May 31‘We’re sick of it’: Anger over police killings shatters U.S.
The scale of the protests, extending to nearly every part of the country and unfolding on a single night, seemed to rival the historic demonstrations of the civil rights and Vietnam eras. And by Sunday morning, the outrage had spread…
Nation May 31Protests over police killings rage in dozens of US cities
Tense protests over the death of George Floyd and other police killings of black people grew Saturday from New York to Tulsa to Los Angeles, with police cars set ablaze and reports of injuries mounting on all sides as the…
Nation May 30Thousands ignore Minneapolis curfew as U.S. protests spread
Thousands of protesters ignored a curfew and vows of a forceful police response to take to the Minneapolis streets for a fourth straight night, as the anger stoked by the police killing of George Floyd spread to more cities across…
Politics May 29Fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin charged with George Floyd’s murder
The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder in a case…
Nation May 29WATCH: Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz acknowledges ‘abject failure’ in protest response
Spurred by the killing of Floyd, people protested in the streets in Minneapolis this week.
Nation May 29Protesters set fire to Minneapolis police precinct as Trump attacks uprising on Twitter
Late Thursday, President Donald Trump tweeted “Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts,” he…