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Justice Department opens broad probe of Minneapolis police

26 days ago   |   By Politico

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Wednesday that the Justice Department will conduct a broad investigation into alleged abuses at the Minneapolis Police Department, examining whether its officers have a “pattern or practice” violating the civil rights of residents.
The move, made public one day after a jury in Minneapolis found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty in the murder of George Floyd last year, appears to signal a return by the Biden administration to more aggressive and frequent use of such probes aimed at rooting out systemic civil rights abuses in police...
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AG Merrick Garland announces probe into Minneapolis police practices

AG Merrick Garland announces probe into Minneapolis police practices

26 days ago   |   By New York Post

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Wednesday that the Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into policing practices in Minneapolis a day after former officer Derek Chauvin was convicted in the killing of George Floyd.
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Justice Department to launch investigation into Minneapolis policing practices

26 days ago   |   By NBC News

The announcement comes a day after Derek Chauvin was convicted on all three counts in the death of George Floyd last year.
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Justice Department to open investigation into Minneapolis policing practices after Derek Chauvin verdict, source says

26 days ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

The investigation will be a more sweeping probe of the entire Minneapolis Police Department and may result in major changes to policing there.
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Trump to headline North Carolina GOP convention in June

Trump to headline North Carolina GOP convention in June

Former president Donald Trump is set to attend the Tar Heel State's GOP convention in Greenville on Saturday, June 5, before serving as headline speaker for the event's dinner... Read more ...

COVID-19 vaccines in California: Everything you need to know

COVID-19 vaccines in California: Everything you need to know

Developments are fast-moving as California and other states work to ramp up the COVID-19 vaccination effort. Here are answers to common questions about the vaccine that we have... Read more ...

Joel Greenberg pleads guilty to sex trafficking of minor, 5 other charges

Joel Greenberg pleads guilty to sex trafficking of minor, 5 other charges

Former Seminole County tax collector Joel Greenberg has plead guilty to sex trafficking of a minor, fraud and bribery charges in federal court Monday. Read more ...

1 killed, 1 injured after SUV veers off road, lands in backyard in Arlington...

1 killed, 1 injured after SUV veers off road, lands in backyard in Arlington Heights

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. - One person is dead and another is injured after a high-speed crash in Arlington Heights. Emergency crews responded around 1 a.m. Monday to 602 S... Read more ...

Harry seen at Princess Diana's funeral in new ‘The Me You Can't See' trailer

Harry seen at Princess Diana's funeral in new ‘The Me You Can't See' trailer

Prince Harry is looking back on his mental health struggles in the new Apple TV+ series. Read more ...

Former Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to plead guilty Monday to 6...

Former Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg to plead guilty Monday to 6 federal charges

As part of the plea, Greenberg has agreed to give "substantial assistance" to prosecutors, including by testifying at trials or in federal grand juries if needed Read more ...

COVID-19 Latest: The show will go on; Increased capacity limits begin today

COVID-19 Latest: The show will go on; Increased capacity limits begin today

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Bill Gates was investigated by Microsoft's board over alleged affair, report...

Bill Gates was investigated by Microsoft's board over alleged affair, report says

Earlier this month Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda Gates, announced they were divorcing after 27 years of marriage. Read more ...

Cedar Rapids tries to turn city of stumps into tree oasis

Cedar Rapids tries to turn city of stumps into tree oasis

It took the storm about 14 hours to travel nearly 800 miles, causing an estimated $7.5 billion in damage and ruining 850,000 acres of crops in Iowa alone. Read more ...

Vicki Gunvalson gets sentimental as she moves out of ‘RHOC' home

Vicki Gunvalson gets sentimental as she moves out of ‘RHOC' home

The former "Housewife" said goodbye to her Coto de Caza, Calif., home on Sunday after it was featured on 14 seasons of the Bravo show. Read more ...