Floyd's Casket Arrives At Houston Church For Public ViewingThe body of George Floyd arrived at a church Monday in Houston for a final public memorial for the man whose death at the hands of police in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world and calls to reform policing in America.
Mpls. Letter Carriers Protest Saying Buildings Can Be Rebuilt, But Lives Cannot Be Brought BackTheir purpose was to stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter protestors and march from the post office to 38th & Chicago, the intersection that’s turned into the memorial for George Floyd.
Duty To Intervene: Floyd Cops Spoke Up But Didn't Step In“This is a lesson for every cop in America: If you see something that is wrong, you need to step in,” said Joseph Giacalone, a former New York police sergeant who now teaches at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. “There are a lot of gray areas in policing, but this was crystal clear. … You’re better off being ostracized by the group than going to prison for murder.”
Largely Peaceful Protests Against Police Brutality March OnMassive protests against police brutality nationwide capped a week that began in chaos but ended with largely peaceful expressions that organizers hope will sustain their movement.
George Floyd's Memorial Begins In His North Carolina HometownMourners are holding a private memorial service in George Floyd's North Carolina hometown while the nation's capitol prepares for what is expected to be the city's largest demonstration against police brutality yet.
'Take A Knee' Rally Continues, As Athletes Talk About Continuing Momentum Of The Black Lives Matter MovementIn Minneapolis, thousands gathered on Friday at U.S. Bank Stadium for what they called the "10k March," which was led by local athletes.
Investigators Looking For Public's Help Identifying Persons Of Interest In Twin Cities Arson CasesInvestigators are looking to the public for help identifying persons of interest related to the arson cases in several St. Paul businesses last week.
Gov. Tim Walz Announces Another Extension Of Nightly CurfewsOvernight mandatory curfews have been in effect for the last five nights now, and they're not ending just yet.
ACLU Of Minnesota Sues Local Law Enforcement Over Attacks On Journalists Covering George Floyd ProtestsThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota (ACLU-MN) filed a lawsuit against local law enforcement overnight Tuesday after reports of journalists being targeted and attacked while covering the George Floyd protests.
'Eyes Are On You:' Minneapolis Neighbors Band Together, Keep WatchThe two men stepped from the shadows as the car turned off an upscale shopping street into a residential area located on the far edge of the rioting that swept through Minneapolis. It was after midnight. A pair of metal dividers blocked the road, and the men stepped to either side of the car as it stopped. Both carried assault rifles.
Student-Led Peaceful Protest Outside Minn. State Capitol Brought ThousandsA student-led peaceful protest that expected to bring hundreds, ended up bringing thousands to the State Capitol courtyard on Tuesday afternoon.
Dozens Of Businesses Damaged After Riots In South MinneapolisThe rioting in south Minneapolis has left dozens of businesses damaged.
Justin Timberlake Pledges Support For Jailed Twin Cities ProtestersJustin Timberlake has pledged support for Minnesota Freedom Fund, which is paying bail for Minneapolis protesters who can't afford it.
Dozens Of Peaceful Protesters Arrested For Breaking Curfew Outside Of Minnesota State CapitolPolice say that roughly 2,000 people are seen peacefully gathering outside of Gov. Tim Walz's mansion on Monday evening in St. Paul.
Nat'l Guard Discusses Scaling Back Presence In MinnesotaThe National Guard wants to make it clear they are not leaving altogether - just supporting personnel will be leaving.