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Military could respond quickly to Minneapolis unrest -Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday said the military could deploy troops to Minneapolis "very quickly" to respond to violent protests in the aftermath...

NY Gov. Cuomo connects COVID-19, Floyd death to inequality

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Saturday told reporters "many more people of color died from the COVID virus than white people" and connected...

Fires burn into the night in Minneapolis, as former officer charged in George Floyd murder

Fires burned into the night on Friday in Minneapolis, after a white former police officer was charged with the murder of an unarmed black...

Minneapolis police officer charged with murder of George Floyd

A white former Minneapolis police officer was charged with murder on Friday after a bystander's video showed him pinning his knee into the neck...

Trump spoke with Floyd family, calls for peaceful protests

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had spoken with the family of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died after a...

Minnesota Governor on arrest of CNN reporter: ‘I failed you’

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz on Friday issued a publIc apology to news outlet CNN after police led reporter Omar Jimenez off in handcuffs while...

Minneapolis in flames as unrest over black man’s death rages on

Unrest in Minneapolis sparked by the death of a black man in police custody carried on into Thursday evening, with some protesters remaining in...

Civil unrest rages in Minneapolis

Peaceful rallies gave way to a third night of arson, looting, and vandalism in Minneapolis on Thursday as protesters vented their rage over the...

DOJ says probe into Floyd death a ‘top priority’

No formal charges have been filed in the George Floyd case following two days of violent protests in Minneapolis, but the U.S. attorney said...

Looting, fire erupts in Minneapolis over racially charged killing by police

Protesters set fire to a construction site as well as vehicles overnight, and were seen looting a department store in Minneapolis on Wednesday in...

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