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Cuomo presses Buffalo to 'pursue firing' officers who shoved protester in viral video

Cuomo presses Buffalo to 'pursue firing' officers who shoved protester in viral video

1 hour ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the city of Buffalo should consider firing the officers involved in a now-viral video of police pushing a 75-year-old protester to the concrete...
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Officers suspended after man, 75, shoved and hurt on video

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Prosecutors investigated Friday after a video captured a police officer in Buffalo shoving a 75-year-old man who then falls and cracks his head, a confrontation...
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Bentley and Aston Martin cutting jobs as coronavirus derails luxury car market

2 hours ago   |   CNBC

Both automakers this week announced significant job cuts to reduce costs and right size operations due to weakening demand for their vehicles.
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Black lives mattered before George Floyd was murdered - even if you're just now noticing

Black lives mattered before George Floyd was murdered - even if you're just now noticing

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ever since Trayvon Martin's death sparked the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, police have killed many more black people. George Floyd is the most recent case in the...
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Hong Kong's last British governor likens city's democrats to Mandela, King

5 hours ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - The last British colonial governor of Hong Kong said the city's democrats are on the same side of history as Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King, and blamed Chinese...
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UFC 250 weigh-in results

6 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Friday's early and official UFC 250 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at noon ET . The early weigh-ins take place at...
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Plans for a new March on Washington on Aug. 28 unveiled at George Floyd's memorial service

17 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A new March on Washington is heading to Washington D.C. on the 57th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s “I Have a Dream Speech.”
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How Philanthropy Can Help Achieve Racial Justice

18 hours ago   |   Time

There's a difference between philanthropy and social justice philanthropy, says Darren Walker , president of the Ford Foundation. Philanthropy, Walker says in conversation...
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Former Joint Chiefs Chairman Condemns Trump's Threat To Use Military At Protests

Former Joint Chiefs Chairman Condemns Trump's Threat To Use Military At Protests

18 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

In rare remarks, retired Gen. Martin Dempsey rebuked the president's threat to use military troops against protesters as "dangerous," saying it would hurt relations between the...
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Former Joint Chiefs Chairman Condemns Trump's Threat To Use Military At Protests

Former Joint Chiefs Chairman Condemns Trump's Threat To Use Military At Protests

18 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

In rare remarks, retired Gen. Martin Dempsey rebuked the president's threat to use military troops against protesters as "dangerous," saying it would hurt relations between the...
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Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Negotiators for the city of Minneapolis have agreed with the state to ban the use of chokeholds by police and to require police to report and intervene anytime they see an... Read more ...

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

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National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for...

National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for change

Many demonstrations were more subdued for a second night as marches Thursday turned into memorials for Floyd, who was the focus of a heartfelt tribute Thursday in Minneapolis... Read more ...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and appreciating the US' strong May jobs report: 'It's a great day for him'

Trump touted a strong May jobs report and said he hoped George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died in an interaction with police ten days ago, was looking down and appreciating... Read more ...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react to Friday's surprising May jobs report

The May jobs report released Friday from the Labor Department showed the US economy gained 2.5 million jobs and the unemployment rate declined to 13.3%. It was a major surprise... Read more ...

Cuomo presses Buffalo to 'pursue firing' officers who shoved protester in...

Cuomo presses Buffalo to 'pursue firing' officers who shoved protester in viral video

ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the city of Buffalo should consider firing the officers involved in a now-viral video of police pushing a 75-year-old protester to the concrete... Read more ...

Oklahoma State gets postseason ban, 3 years of probation, other punishments...

Oklahoma State gets postseason ban, 3 years of probation, other punishments from NCAA

Former assistant coach Lamont Evans accepted thousands of dollars in bribes, and now the Cowboys' basketball team is being punished. Read more ...

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

The Iowa Department of Public Health reports the latest statistics on COVID-19 in real time. Read more ...

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restrain on 18-year-old

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restrain on 18-year-old

The Sacramento Police Department is investigating after a neck restraint was used on a man after Sunday night's protests. Read more ...