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Despite growing chorus, DOJ is limited in police probes

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

CHICAGO - The only way for 13-year-old Adam Toledo to get justice, activists say, is with a federal probe into the Chicago police officer who shot him during a foot chase down...
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Corporate America boosts Biden's inaugural committee

Corporate America boosts Biden's inaugural committee

2 hours ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden campaigned on raising taxes on companies and the wealthy. It didn't dissuade some of America's biggest companies and richest donors from helping to fund his...
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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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'It was a murder in the full light of day': Biden

'It was a murder in the full light of day': Biden

3 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   4 articles

U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday said the murder conviction of former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd was much too rare in a country plagued...
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State aid helps Rensselaer restore athletics in proposed budget

4 hours ago   |   Times Union

Athletics are back in the Rensselaer City School District's proposed 2021-22 budget after being cut for the current school year with students and alumni turning to fund raising...
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'Did I strike a nerve?': House police reform hearing erupts into Demings, Jordan shouting match

4 hours ago   |   NBC News

"I have the floor, Mr. Jordan," Demings shouted.
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George Floyd's family can ‘breathe again' after Derek Chauvin conviction

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

George Floyd's family is “able to breathe again” after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of his murder on Tuesday, but loved ones, activists and...
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Biden, Harris Call On Congress To Pass Police Reform Following Chauvin Guilty Verdict

5 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   6 articles

The White House asked the Senate to pass the George Floyd Justice In Policing Act.
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Biden's open to doing immigration through reconciliation, Hispanic lawmakers say

Biden's open to doing immigration through reconciliation, Hispanic lawmakers say

5 hours ago   |   Politico

President Joe Biden promised Hispanic lawmakers on Tuesday that he would make a more proactive case for the economic benefits of immigration. In the process, he left the...
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'A moment of significant change': Biden urges more action after Chauvin guilty verdict

'A moment of significant change': Biden urges more action after Chauvin guilty verdict

5 hours ago   |   Politico   |   6 articles

President Joe Biden on Tuesday called for more action to address racial discrimination in policing and the criminal justice system, in response to the guilty verdict of the...
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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 ...