GEORGE FLOYD WAS 'VERY LOVING' AND A 'GENTLE GIANT,' FRIENDS AND FAMILY SAY

"You can't name someone that never had a great experience around him," said Floyd's brother, Rodney.

PEDOPHILES ARE DISRUPTING ZOOM SESSIONS. THE FBI WANTS YOUR HELP IN FINDING THEM

The agency has received more than 240 reports of people using Zoom to broadcast videos depicting child sexual abuse.

 
 
 

HBCUS WORK TO RETURN TO SPORTS AMID NEW CORONAVIRUS

“If we don't have fans in the stands, from a revenue perspective it's going to be extremely difficult for us to have a football season."

SENATORS SOUND ALARM OVER CORONAVIRUS IN JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITIES

Amid rising COVID-19 cases in juvenile detention facilities, lawmakers want the Trump administration to explain what's being done to...

 
 
 

MINNEAPOLIS MAYOR: 'WHY IS THE MAN WHO KILLED GEORGE FLOYD NOT IN JAIL?'

Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called for charges to be swiftly filed against the officer who pinned Floyd's neck with his knee.

THE PRINCIPLES OF BUYING TECH THAT LASTS

You should buy gadgets and tech devices less frequently, argues technology writer Whitson Gordon. Here's how.

 
 
 

THESE SIMPLE FINANCIAL TWEAKS CAN HELP YOU SURVIVE DURING THE PANDEMIC

Learn to DIY, sock away cash and set a disaster budget for tough times.

SOME VACATIONERS BALK AT WEARING MASKS

“This is going to be the new normal from now on and you're going to have to train security guards and police officers to deal with...

 
 
 

HOW TO REDUCE DARK UNDER-EYE CIRCLES

Experts agree that the best way to treat under-eye circles is through a combination of cosmetic treatments, healthy lifestyle changes...

U.S CORONAVIRUS DEATHS TOP 100,000

For weeks, the epicenter was New York City, where hospitals were overwhelmed with patients who sometimes had to wait for a bed.

 
 
 

AIDS ACTIVIST LARRY KRAMER DIES AT 84

Even before the illness had a name, the iconic writer and activist was sounding the alarm on the bourgeoning HIV/AIDS crisis.

AP-NORC POLL: HALF OF AMERICANS WOULD GET A COVID-19 VACCINE

About 7 in 10 of those who would get vaccinated say life won't go back to normal without a vaccine.

 
 
 

BOEING TO LAY OFF ALMOST 7,000 WORKERS THIS WEEK

"I wish there were some other way," Boeing CEO David Calhoun wrote, in a letter to employees.

NIH'S REMDESIVIR TRIAL ENTERS NEXT PHASE

Researchers will now add an anti-inflammatory drug to the mix.

 
 
 

'THIS IS WHY': LEBRON JAMES TIES GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH TO KAEPERNICK

Ava DuVernay, Meek Mill and others also commented on Floyd's death in the custody of Minneapolis police. "You deserved your breath,"...

VIRGINIA SCHOOL BOARD DEFENDS TRANSGENDER BATHROOM BAN

A judge ruled last year that the Gloucester County School Board had discriminated against former student Gavin Grimm, but the board...

 
 
 

AS STARBUCKS LOCATIONS REOPEN NATIONWIDE, WORKERS QUESTION WHY THEY SHOULD RISK THEIR LIFE 'FOR A FRAPPUCCINO'

“Right now I need a paycheck, I need benefits. Most of us working at Starbucks are working because we need a paycheck,” one manager...

SEARCH FOR UCONN STUDENT WANTED IN 2 DEATHS IN 6TH DAY; STOLEN CAR EYED

Connecticut State Police urged Peter Manfredonia, 23, to surrender, saying, "We know this is not who you are," while Pennsylvania officers...

 
 
 

STEVE BANNON WINS BATTLE TO SET UP RIGHT-WING POLITICAL ACADEMY IN ITALY

"We stood by the monastery, the community and Italy during this pandemic when it would have been easy to walk way," Bannon said in...

LATINO COLLEGE GRADUATES WORRY ABOUT THEIR FUTURES IN A PANDEMIC ECONOMY

"Their careers and how they do over the long term will have financial and economic implications for the country," says Pew Research's...

 
 
 



Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

A man was shot to death as violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked Minneapolis for a second straight night Wednesday, with protesters looting... Read more ...

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

SpaceX and NASA have scrubbed Wednesday's attempt at launching astronauts from American soil for the first time since 2011. Read more ...

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

Only about half of Americans say they would get a COVID-19 vaccine if the scientists working to create one succeed, a new poll finds. Read more ...

3-year-old honored for saving neighbor's life

3-year-old honored for saving neighbor's life

The Hampton Police Department's lifesaving award is usually given to an officer for heroic actions in the line of duty, but Wednesday, it was given to a 3-year-old boy. Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

The International Space Station could become the set of Tom Cruise's next high-flying flick. Read more ...

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

Walt Disney World officials proposed a plan on Wednesday that would allow it to begin reopening theme parks on July 11. Read more ...

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

Dozens of people protested in Sacramento Wednesday night against the death of a black man in Minneapolis police custody. Read more ...

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said. Read more ...

Black Lives Matter protestors march through downtown L.A., block 101 Fwy

Black Lives Matter protestors march through downtown L.A., block 101 Fwy

Protestors took to the streets of downtown Los Angeles Wednesday in a demonstration in the name of George Floyd, a black man who died after being pinned beneath a Minneapolis... Read more ...