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In wake of looting, Chicago to spend $1.2 million on private security firms to help protect businesses

1 minute ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The city of Chicago will spend up to $1.2 million to hire three private security firms to help prevent a repeat of last weekend's chaotic civil unrest and looting that erupted...
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Thousands take to Washington streets in protest against U.S. police violence

9 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Thousands of protesters marched in Washington on Saturday as rallies across the United States to protest the killing of a black man in Minneapolis police custody...
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Read: Cuomo's daily briefing presentation

11 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has been delivering daily briefings on the status of the coronavirus pandemic in New York. Each day, his update is accompanied by a presentation noting his...
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UK anti-racism protesters clash with mounted police

25 minutes ago   |   National Post

LONDON - British anti-racism protesters briefly clashed with mounted police on Saturday after thousands gathered in central London to voice their anger at police brutality...
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Churchill: Ahead of protest, Troy prepares for the worst

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

This has been a tense city in recent days. Though there has been no looting, downtown stores are boarded over and prepared for the worst. Police are patrolling from rooftops...
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Examining the charges against Derek Chauvin, 3 other Minneapolis officers involved in George Floyd's death

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Strong video evidence doesn't mean a conviction will be easy. When it comes to cops charged with crimes in the line of duty, it never is.
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Vigil for George Floyd in Bethlehem starts busy day of rallies, protests across the Lehigh Valley

2 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

The NAACP held a vigil in Bethlehem for George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died 12 days earlier after being pinned for more than eight minutes beneath a white officer's...
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Coronavirus In Minnesota: MDH Reports Additional 526 Cases, 22 Deaths

2 hours ago   |   CBS   |   3 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Department of Health officials announced Saturday an additional 526 cases of COVID-19 and 22 more deaths in the state. The death toll has now reached...
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Inside the battle between the Minneapolis chief of police - who once sued the department for racial discrimination - and the city's bombastic police union leader, who says today's Black Lives Matter protests are part of 'a terrorist movement'

Inside the battle between the Minneapolis chief of police - who once sued the department for racial discrimination - and the city's bombastic police union leader, who says today's Black Lives Matter protests are part of 'a terrorist movement'

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Chief Medaria Arradondo, who le ads the Minneapolis police department and is the officer responsible for the death of George Floyd, once sued the city and the department...
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Essentials For Our Community

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A community resource group connects Minnesota community members to opportunities to donating, volunteering, and offering support. To access the facebook group,
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57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a... Read more ...

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors say two Buffalo police officers have been charged with assault after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester. Read more ...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests

The remembrance of George Floyd's life in the state he was born follows a night of de-escalation for protests in many cities across the U.S. Read more ...

Biden Formally Clinches Democratic Nomination, While Gaining Steam Against Trump

Biden Formally Clinches Democratic Nomination, While Gaining Steam Against Trump

Months after sealing up the primary campaign, former Vice President Joe Biden earns enough delegates to secure the Democratic nomination. He's also risen in recent general... Read more ...

Black Tacoma man who died in police custody screamed ‘I can't breathe': lawyer

Black Tacoma man who died in police custody screamed ‘I can't breathe': lawyer

A 33-year-old black man who died in police custody in Tacoma, Washington, screamed “I can't breathe” on dispatcher audio, a lawyer for the man's family said. Marcus Ellis was... Read more ...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social justice effort

"Black lives matter," Jordan and his brand said in a statement. Read more ...

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

After primaries and caucuses in 42 states and the District of Columbia, Joe Biden won the last few delegates needed to clinch the Democratic nomination for president late... Read more ...

Florida coronavirus: More than 1,200 new cases reported Saturday

Florida coronavirus: More than 1,200 new cases reported Saturday

The death toll also increased by 28 to 2,688. Read more ...

OPEC+ agrees to extend record oil cuts for another month - reports

OPEC+ agrees to extend record oil cuts for another month - reports

The members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allied oil producers led by Russia have decided to prolong massive output curbs beyond the initially... Read more ...

Bundesliga schedule 2020: What matches are on today? Times, TV channels to...

Bundesliga schedule 2020: What matches are on today? Times, TV channels to watch soccer in USA

Here's a complete guide to Bundesliga's game schedule for Matchday 30, including the start times and TV channels to watch soccer in the United States. Read more ...