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Aquatennial 2020 Canceled; Organizers Say It Doesn't 'Feel Like The Time To Celebrate'
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George Floyd Death: Protesters File Another Lawsuit Against Denver Police
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9-Year-Old Girl Who Witnessed George Floyd’s Death Pens Book
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Some Black-Owned Businesses Seeing Boost
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All 4 Officers Involved In George Floyd’s Death Appear In Court; Judge Warns Of Possible Move Of Trial
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Local mother writes song after George Floyd's death
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All 4 Ex-Officers In George Floyd’s Death To Appear For 2nd Pretrial Hearings
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Trump retweets clip of man chanting 'white power'
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Merged Police-Firefighter Department Makes Sunnyvale Model for City Reform
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Ruling Nixes Cameras At Preliminary Hearing In George Floyd's Death
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ACLU Sues City Of Denver Over Protests
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Senate Hearings Aim To Fix Blame For Destructive Riots
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The Death Of George Floyd: 1 Month On
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Alabama couple embarks on prayer journey at protests across the South
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Senate GOP Calls For Accountability After Twin Cities Unrest
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CrossFit Founder Sells Gym Business Amid George Floyd Backlash
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George Floyd death renews painful memories for Tanisha Anderson's family
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City Council takes first steps towards Cincinnati police policy reform
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Amnesty plan for non-violent protesters advances
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What has changed since George Floyd's death
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Local man hopes app will help bridge gap between Minnesota police, residents
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Black Lives Matter marches past Buckingham Palace
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California police officer suspended for allegedly making fun of George Floyd’s death, other racist texts
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Experts talk about how policing may change in wake of George Floyd’s death
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Racist, homophobic graffiti spray painted along Alabama overpass
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Civil rights leader Andrew Young says George Floyd's death "touched the heart of the planet"Civil rights icon Andrew Young marched with Martin Luther King Jr. and has been at the forefront of breaking barriers against Black Americans for a generation. In an interview with CBS News' Pamela..
Do chants of 'defund the police' help or hinder campaign for change?In the midst of protests since George Floyd's death in police custody, the slogan 'defund the police' has emerged as a powerful rallying cry among advocates for change and a target of derision among..
Minnesota Gov. Walz asks Trump for disaster declaration after George Floyd riots trigger over $500M in damagesMinnesota Gov. Tim Walz has asked President Trump for a federal disaster declaration in his state due to “extensive fire damage” in the unrest that followed George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis..
Evangelical Lutheran Church implicates Israel in George Floyd deathThe comment was made during an article published in opposition to Israel's plan to extend sovereignty over parts of the West Bank.
Colleges Rescinding Admissions Offers as Racist Social Media Posts EmergeAmid a national accounting over racism after George Floyd’s death, at least a dozen schools have revoked admissions offers to incoming students.
Lawmakers make push for slavery reparations in wake of George Floyd's deathLegislation by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee is gaining steam in the House
Wide shift in opinion on police, race rare in US pollingWASHINGTON (AP) — It’s rare for public opinion on social issues to change sharply and swiftly. And yet in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Americans’ opinions about police brutality and racial..
Hot news cycle leads CNN to best ratings in 40 yearsNEW YORK (AP) — An extraordinary stretch of news with the coronavirus pandemic and racial reckoning triggered by George Floyd's death has led CNN to its biggest audience for any three-month period in..
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Michael Palin calls for royal honor's insignia bestowed by Queen Elizabeth to be changed due to racist imageryMonty Python star Sir Michael Palin is calling for an honor bestowed upon him and others by Queen Elizabeth II to have its insignia changed because it has imagery that is reminiscent of George..
Black Lives Matter groups plan conventionNEW YORK (AP) — Spurred by broad public support for the Black Lives Matter movement, thousands of Black activists from across the U.S. will hold a virtual convention in August to produce a new..
Little evidence that protests spread coronavirus in USNEW YORK (AP) — There is little evidence that the protests that erupted after George Floyd’s death caused a significant increase in U.S. coronavirus infections, according to public health..
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Texas bishop laments Supreme Court decisions on abortion, death penalty (Diocese of El Paso)“One decision hands the administration the keys to the death chamber by clearing the way to the resumption of federal executions,” said Bishop Mark Seitz, whom Pope Francis recently praised for his..
George Floyd's death: Judge warns of moving case out of MinneapolisA Minnesota judge on Monday warned that he's likely to move the trials of four former police officers charged in George Floyd's death out of Minneapolis if public officials, attorneys and family..
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New Orleans Brewery Dixie Beer Announces Name Change Following George Floyd’s Death'This isn’t us trying to rewrite history'
Pope urges US Catholic media to work to overcome racismROME (AP) — Pope Francis is urging Catholic media in the U.S. to work to overcome the “diseases of racism and injustice” in his latest comments about George Floyd’s death in the U.S. and the..
Four former officers charged in George Floyd's death appear in courtThe four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the killing of George Floyd appeared in court Monday. A trial date has been set for March 2021. Jamie Yuccas reports.
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Judge warns of possible move of trial in George Floyd deathA Minnesota judge on Monday warned that he's likely to move the trials of four police officers charged in George Floyd's death out of Minneapolis if public officials…
In Court, Derek Chauvin’s Lawyers Say Officials Have Biased the CaseThe Minneapolis police chief recently described George Floyd’s death as murder. Lawyers for the four officers charged in the case say that may have biased potential jurors.
Tentative Trial Date Set For Ex-Minneapolis Officers Accused In George Floyd DeathHennepin County Judge Peter Cahill said the trial date assumed that the former officers would be tried together, but that he expected motions to be filed for separate trials.
Ex-Minneapolis cops appear in court as judge threatens to move trialA judge warned officials to stop talking publicly about the case against the officers charged in George Floyd's death.
Prosecutor resigns after post seems to link protests, NazisHOUSTON (AP) — A longtime top Houston area prosecutor resigned Monday after posting a meme on Facebook that appeared to equate Nazis with people who have been participating in protests in the wake of..
Derek Chauvin, three other ex-Minneapolis Police officers charged in George Floyd death expected in court MondayThe court session in Minneapolis comes more than one month after George Floyd died when Derek Chauvin knelt on Floyd's neck for nearly nine minutes.
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DaBaby reenacts George Floyd's death during BET Awards performance, receives mixed reviewsRapper DaBaby debuted a controversial pre-taped performance of “Rockstar” on Sunday’s 20th annual BET Awards in which he reenacted George Floyd’s death.
Police recruits determined to be different, but it may take more than trainingProtests in the wake of George Floyd's death have brought a reckoning to many police academy recruits.
4 ex-officers due back in court in George Floyd’s deathMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd are due in court Monday. It’s the second pretrial hearing for the men. Derek Chauvin is charged..
85% of businesses discussed racial injustice following George Floyd's death, survey findsA recent survey found that 85.3% of polled HR professionals in the U.S. had discussed racism with their corporate teams across the country, as businesses and the people who work for them confront..
'How George Floyd's death changed my Chinese students'Some students at Jasmine Cochrane's school in China found it hard to trust a black teacher. George Floyd's death made a huge difference.
NYPD sees 49 percent spike in officers filing for retirement amid George Floyd unrestA wave of NYPD officers has filed for retirement in the weeks following George Floyd's death on May 25, refocusing attention on police morale amid widespread protests and calls to defund law..
Seattle, Portland see more unrest month after George Floyd deathA police precinct in Seattle was attacked Friday night as violent clashes continued there and in Portland, Ore., more than a month after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Former police chief calls for change after George Floyd deathHe says change is needed in all organisations - not just police forces
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