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DCCC Chairman Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney Statement Regarding the Verdict in the Trial of Derek Chauvin

1 hour ago   |   DCCC   |   10 articles

DCCC Chairman Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney released the following statement regarding the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin: George Floyd should be alive. No jury's decision...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene is holding another gun giveaway - despite there having been at least 156 mass shootings in the US since the start of the year

Marjorie Taylor Greene is holding another gun giveaway - despite there having been at least 156 mass shootings in the US since the start of the year

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Georgia lawmaker Marjorie Taylor Greene is holding a gun giveaway, saying she will gift an AR-15 worth around $2,900 to the winner of a lucky...
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Pandemic recovery bill to help distillers, brewers faces opposition

Pandemic recovery bill to help distillers, brewers faces opposition

2 hours ago   |   KCRA

A proposal that would permanently allow for breweries and distilleries to ship directly to customers is facing opposition. The option first became available after an emergency...
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Last week saw highest ever level of global COVID cases over 7-day period

Last week saw highest ever level of global COVID cases over 7-day period

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

The pandemic's not over yet. Last week, the World Health Organization reported the highest number of COVID cases in the world in a single week ever, at 5.2 million new...
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‘This Is The Floor, Not The Ceiling': Walz Puts Pressure On Legislature To Pass More Police Reform Following Chauvin Verdict

3 hours ago   |   CBS   |   6 articles

ST. PAUL, MINN. - In the hours following a guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd, Gov. Tim Walz said he will “burn his political capital” on pressing...
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The Death Penalty Declines As Global Recorded Executions Reach Lowest Level in a Decade

3 hours ago   |   Time

Globally, at least 483 people are known to have been executed in 2020. Shocking as this figure is, it's the lowest number of executions recorded by Amnesty Internationa l in at...
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Central Florida law enforcement largely see ‘anti-riot' bill as providing additional protections for community

4 hours ago   |   Orlando Sentinel   |   2 articles

A day after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an “anti-riot” bill into law and the country waited to hear the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police...
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Finishing touches being put on Worcester's new pro baseball stadium

Finishing touches being put on Worcester's new pro baseball stadium

4 hours ago   |   WCVB

The first ever game at Polar Park is just three weeks away, as the Red Sox's Triple-A affiliate begins its inaugural season in Worcester.
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Daniel Jones was impetus for Giants' offseason moves

Daniel Jones was impetus for Giants' offseason moves

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

Plenty, but not everything, the Giants did in free agency was specifically designed to provide help and support for Daniel Jones. There is no doubt the front office now...
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Governor Wolf statement on justice for George Floyd

Governor Wolf statement on justice for George Floyd

5 hours ago   |   WGAL

Gov. Tom Wolf released the following statement on the guilty verdicts in the George Floyd murder trial
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Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit in first meeting of two leaders

Xi to attend Biden's climate change summit in first meeting of two leaders

China's President Xi Jinping will attend a U.S.-led climate change summit on Thursday at the invitation of President Joe Biden, in the first meeting between the two leaders... Read more ...

Will Chauvin Trial Change Policing in America?

Will Chauvin Trial Change Policing in America?

Apr.20 - Jason Johnson, Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund president, discusses his views on the guilty verdict of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the death... Read more ...

Columbus police release bodycam footage of officer's fatal shooting of teen girl

Columbus police release bodycam footage of officer's fatal shooting of teen girl

Columbus police on Tuesday night released bodycam footage showing an officer's fatal shooting of a 15-year-old girl earlier in the day. The truncated video begins at the moment... Read more ...

Arrieta pitches Cubs to 3-1 win over Mets on cool night

Arrieta pitches Cubs to 3-1 win over Mets on cool night

CHICAGO - Jake Arrieta pitched five effective innings, Craig Kimbrel escaped a jam in the ninth and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 3-1 on Tuesday. Read more ...

Here's why it's rare for police officers to be convicted of murder

Here's why it's rare for police officers to be convicted of murder

Experts point to several factors they say make it rare for police officers to receive murder convictions, from powerful police unions to reluctant jurors. Read more ...

Minneapolis community celebrates Derek Chauvin conviction

Minneapolis community celebrates Derek Chauvin conviction

The Rev. Jesse Jackson joined hundreds of people in Minneapolis on Tuesday night celebrating the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the killing of George Floyd. The civil rights... Read more ...

Raiders receive backlash for 'I can breathe' tweet; owner Mark Davis says...

Raiders receive backlash for 'I can breathe' tweet; owner Mark Davis says team won't delete post

The Raiders received considerable backlash for the wording of the post. Read more ...

Body of woman found off trail in Volusia County, deputies say

Body of woman found off trail in Volusia County, deputies say

Authorities are investigating after the body of a woman was found off a trail in Osteen on Tuesday. Read more ...

Bogaerts' 3-run HR, Rodríguez lift BoSox over Blue Jays 4-2

Bogaerts' 3-run HR, Rodríguez lift BoSox over Blue Jays 4-2

BOSTON - Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run home run to back Eduardo Rodríguez in his first start at Fenway Park since 2019, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2... Read more ...

Des Moines lawyer reflects on guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin trial

Des Moines lawyer reflects on guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin trial

A jury found former Minnesota police Officer Deric Chauvin guilty Tuesday on all counts in connection with the death of George Floyd. Read more ...