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2 homicides among overnight violence in Chicago early Sunday

One year ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Four people were shot in Chicago on Sunday, including two people who died from their injuries, Chicago police said. The first shooting on Sunday happened about 2 a.m. in the 1900 block of South Springfield Avenue in Lawndale, police said. More than one gunman came up on foot and opened fire on...
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Iowa Rep. Steve King Ousted In GOP Primary, AP Projects

Iowa Rep. Steve King Ousted In GOP Primary, AP Projects

After years of incendiary comments on race, King was largely abandoned by GOP leaders. He was defeated in Tuesday's primary by state Sen. Randy Feenstra, according to the... Read more ...

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after host North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held... Read more ...

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston street in memory of George Floyd

Outside Boston's Franklin Park, where thousands of people held a "die-in" for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the same amount of time a Minneapolis officer held his knee on George... Read more ...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief...

'We stand here just as outraged as they do': Cincinnati police chief, officers take knee with protesters

The police chief said he was talking with a group of protesters when they asked him to kneel with them. Read more ...

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

Six Atlanta police officers have been charged after a dramatic video showed authorities pulling two young people from a car during protests over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Dearborn County election results: 2020 primary

Dearborn County election results: 2020 primary

Here are the 2020 primary election results for Dearborn County, Indiana. Read more ...

Wuhan finishes mass testing effort for COVID-19, isolates 300

Wuhan finishes mass testing effort for COVID-19, isolates 300

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'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial...

'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial inequality

The billion-dollar donation is an expansion of the several hundreds of millions of dollars Bank of America donates to nonprofits and lends to small, minority businesses. Read more ...

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Authorities said they arrested a teenager who was allegedly behind a social media post encouraging a riot. Read more ...

Broncos coach Vic Fangio: ‘I don't see racism at all in the NFL'

Broncos coach Vic Fangio: ‘I don't see racism at all in the NFL'

One NFL head coach said he was “shocked, sad and angry” about the killing of George Floyd, while adding that the league doesn't have a racism problem. “is a societal issue that... Read more ...