Black Lives Matter

Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years in prison for George Floyd’s death
World

Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years in prison for George Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced Friday to 22 1/2 years in prison for the…
‘Turning mourning into dancing’: Festival to remember Floyd
World

‘Turning mourning into dancing’: Festival to remember Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The intersection where George Floyd took his final breaths is to be transformed Tuesday into an outdoor…
A year since George Floyd’s murder, Americans reflect on his legacy
World

A year since George Floyd’s murder, Americans reflect on his legacy

Americans on Tuesday will mark the first anniversary of the murder of George Floyd beneath a white Minneapolis police officer’s…
UK Black activist critical in hospital after shooting
World

UK Black activist critical in hospital after shooting

LONDON (AP) — An activist who has played a leading role in anti-racism demonstrations in Britain was in critical condition…
George Floyd’s family holds rally, march in brother’s memory
World

George Floyd’s family holds rally, march in brother’s memory

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Members of George Floyd’s family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, joined activists and…
Black man’s death fuels debate over police shooting at cars
World

Black man’s death fuels debate over police shooting at cars

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — Police departments across the US — including in large cities such as New York and…
Ruling paves way for longer sentence in George Floyd’s death
World

Ruling paves way for longer sentence in George Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota judge has ruled that there were aggravating factors in the death of George Floyd, paving…
Prosecutors seek higher sentence for Chauvin in Floyd death
World

Prosecutors seek higher sentence for Chauvin in Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors are asking a judge to give Derek Chauvin a more severe penalty than state guidelines call…
Columbus police officer fatally shoots girl swinging knife
World

Columbus police officer fatally shoots girl swinging knife

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police shot and killed a teenage girl who swung at two other people with a…
‘Sliver of hope.’ Relief, caution as America absorbs verdict
World

‘Sliver of hope.’ Relief, caution as America absorbs verdict

NEW YORK (AP) — When the verdicts came in — Guilty, Guilty, Guilty — Lucia Edmonds let out the breath…
Back to top button