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Showdown: Law-and-order president versus protesters

June 2, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours after President Donald Trump posed with a Bible and vowed to deploy the military to “dominate the streets,” American cities were engulfed in more violence and destruction,... more »»

Death toll grows in national protests

June 2, 2020

One man was the beloved owner of a Louisville barbecue restaurant who made sure to provide free meals to officers. Another was a man known as “Mr. Indianapolis," a former star football playe. more »»

Democratic governors reject Trump's call to send in military

June 2, 2020

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Several Democratic governors on Monday pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to deploy the U.S. more »»

Macy's hit as New York imposes curfew amid Floyd protests

June 2, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City imposed a late-night curfew Monday that failed to prevent another night of destruction, including arrests after a break-in at the iconic Macy's store on 34th Street,... more »»

Trump threatens military force against protesters nationwide

June 2, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wielding extraordinary federal authority, President Donald Trump threatened the nation’s governors on Monday that he would deploy the military to states if they did not stamp ou... more »»

Fresh trouble as New York imposes curfew amid Floyd protests

June 2, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City imposed a late-night curfew Monday as officials tried, unsuccessfully, to prevent another night of destruction amid protests over George Floyd’s death. more »»

On the spot where George Floyd died, his brother urges calm

June 2, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd’s brother pleaded for peace in the streets Monday, saying destruction is “not going to bring my brother back at al. more »»

Protesters invoke different names to decry police treatment

June 2, 2020

CHICAGO (AP) — In Baltimore, protesters shouted the name of Freddie Gray. In Topeka, Kansas, T-shirts were emblazoned with the name of Dominique White. more »»

Medical examiner: Floyd's heart stopped while restrained

June 2, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A medical examiner on Monday classified George Floyd’s death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck, in a widely seen video... more »»

New York City imposes 11 p.m. curfew amid Floyd protests

June 2, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City imposed an 11 p.m. curfew Monday as the nation’s biggest city tried to prevent another night of destruction amid protests over George Floyd’s death. more »»

Use of force criticized in protests about police brutality

June 2, 2020

As protests grip the nation, officers have doused crowds with pepper spray, struck protesters with batons, steered police cars into throngs, shoved demonstrators and screamed curses. more »»

New York City imposes 11 p.m. curfew amid Floyd protests

June 1, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City imposed an 11 p.m. curfew Monday as the nation’s biggest city tried to prevent another night of destruction amid protests over George Floyd’s death. more »»

Medical examiner: Floyd's heart stopped while restrained

June 1, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A medical examiner on Monday classified George Floyd’s death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck, in a widely seen video... more »»

Woman pulled from car by police says she feared for her life

June 1, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — A college student dragged from a car by Atlanta police when she and her boyfriend were caught in traffic caused by a protest over the death of George Floyd said she feared the... more »»

Trump warns of military action; Floyd's brother wants peace

June 1, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to deploy the United States military unless states quickly halted the violent protests that have convulsed cities from coast to... more »»

Trump warns of military deployment as protests resume

June 1, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to deploy the United States military unless states quickly halted the violent protests that have convulsed cities from coast to... more »»

Florida police officer suspended for pushing kneeling woman

June 1, 2020

FORT LAUDERDALE (AP) — Fort Lauderdale police suspended an officer after video showed he pushed a kneeling black woman to the ground during protests over the police killing of George Floyd in... more »»

 
 
 

 

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