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Columbus protest over George Floyd's death turns violent

May 29, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Protesters angry over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody turned out for a demonstration in Columbus that began peacefully but turned violent early... more »»

Protesters torch Minneapolis police station in violent night

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Thick smoke hovered over Minneapolis on Friday, hours after cheering protesters torched a police station that officers abandoned as a third night of violent protests flared ove... more »»

Police across US speak out against Minneapolis custody death

May 29, 2020

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Murder. Brutality. Reprehensible. Indefensible. more »»

CNN crew arrested while reporting on Minneapolis protests

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol on Friday arrested a CNN television crew as they reported on violent protests in Minneapolis following the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black... more »»

Europe's social welfare net shows signs of wear from virus

May 29, 2020

PARIS (AP) — Europe's extensive social welfare net was showing signs of fraying under economic strain from the coronavirus, as protests erupted Friday for a second day in Spain against layoffs by... more »»

Minneapolis police station torched amid George Floyd protest

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station that the department abandoned as three days of violent protests spread to nearby St. more »»

New drugs make headway against lung, prostate, colon cancers

May 29, 2020

Doctors are reporting success with newer drugs that control certain types of cancer better, reduce the risk it will come back and make treatment simpler and easier to bear. more »»

Officer accused in Floyd's death opened fire on 2 people

May 29, 2020

A white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck opened fire on two people during his 19-year career and had nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand filed against hi. more »»

New Zealand near eradication, but virus has grim global hold

May 29, 2020

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Friday had all but eradicated the coronavirus from its shores with just one person in the nation of 5 million known to be still infected, but... more »»

George Floyd protesters set Minneapolis police station afire

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station Thursday that the department was forced to abandon as three days of violent protests spread to nearby S. more »»

Tough words, little drama, familiar champ in virtual bee

May 29, 2020

The upstart ex-spellers who launched an online spelling bee to fill the void left by the canceled Scripps National Spelling Bee had little trouble running an efficient, and sufficiently... more »»

Both businesses and customers conflicted as DC reopens

May 29, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Starting Friday, a tiny slice of pre-pandemic normality starts returning to the nation's capital as a three-month old coronavirus stay-home order is replaced by the first phase... more »»

Shots fired during Denver protest of Minneapolis man's death

May 29, 2020

DENVER (AP) — Protesters swarmed Denver on Thursday, blocking traffic and smashing vehicles while running from gunfire and police tear gas after a demonstration against the death of a black man i... more »»

Protesters enter Minneapolis police station, set fires

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Protesters angered by the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died while in police custody, gained access to a Minneapolis police precinct on Thursday, the third... more »»

Violent protests over Floyd death spread beyond Minneapolis

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anger over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man in police custody, spread beyond Minneapolis on Thursday, with looting and fires set along a major St. more »»

Rising US job losses stir fears of lasting economic damage

May 29, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus crisis threw at least 2. more »»

National Guard called to respond to Minneapolis violence

May 29, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz called in the National Guard on Thursday as looting broke out in S. more »»

 
 
 

 

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