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Photos: Mugshots of those arrested during Tucson protests

PHOTOS: MUGSHOTS OF THOSE ARRESTED DURING TUCSON PROTESTS

Tucson police release the names of 19 people arrested during weekend protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Police...

VIRUS-PROOFING SPORTS FACILITIES PRESENTS A BIG CHALLENGE

MINNEAPOLIS - The jersey-wearing camaraderie. The scent of sizzling sausages. The buzz before a big game.

 
 
 

TRUMP TOOK SHELTER IN WHITE HOUSE BUNKER AS PROTESTS RAGED

WASHINGTON - Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters...

2020 WATCH: WILL TUESDAY CLINCH NOMINATION FOR BIDEN?

WASHINGTON - Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign:

 
 
 

VIOLENCE AND PANDEMIC SHAKE AMERICA AS IT HEADS INTO NEW WEEK

WASHINGTON - With cities wounded by days of violent unrest, America headed into a new week with neighborhoods in shambles, urban streets...

Huntington Beach protest

HUNTINGTON BEACH PROTEST

A woman holds a sign to show an apparent quote from the Declaration of Independence on Sunday, May 3, 2020, in Huntington Beach, Calif.

 
 
 
Your daily 6: Violence and virus shake America, Biden could clinch and Trump takes shelter in bunker

YOUR DAILY 6: VIOLENCE AND VIRUS SHAKE AMERICA, BIDEN COULD CLINCH AND TRUMP TAKES SHELTER IN BUNKER

Also in the news Monday: challenge of virus-proofing sports and mass protests threaten coronavirus control

Photos: Third night of protests in Minneapolis after death of George Floyd

PHOTOS: THIRD NIGHT OF PROTESTS IN MINNEAPOLIS AFTER DEATH OF GEORGE FLOYD

Destructive protests continued in Minneapolis on Thursday over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who pleaded for air...

 
 
 

NO BOSTON MARATHON FOR FIRST TIME IN ITS 124-YEAR HISTORY

BOSTON - Organizers canceled the Boston Marathon on Thursday for the first time in its history, bowing to the social distancing requirements...

US DEATHS PROJECTED AT MORE THAN 123,000 BY JUNE 20

A forecast published by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now projects more than 123,000 coronavirus deaths in the...

 
 
 

FIRES RAGE IN MINNESOTA AS PROTESTS OVER BLACK MAN'S DEATH TURN VIOLENT

State police in body armor and riot gear lined up Friday morning near the Minneapolis police precinct that was set ablaze by protesters...

WATCH NOW: NWI reacts as protests foment over cop-involved killing of George Floyd

WATCH NOW: NWI REACTS AS PROTESTS FOMENT OVER COP-INVOLVED KILLING OF GEORGE FLOYD

Region officials denounced the tragic death of George Floyd as protests and national unrest fomented elsewhere in the country over...

 
 
 

PATRONS UNDER PLASTIC: RESTAURANTS GET CREATIVE IN VIRUS ERA

PARIS - Dining at a table where each person is enclosed by a clear plastic shield might look and sound futuristic, but it could be...

Judge who asked alleged rape victim if she 'closed her legs' is removed

JUDGE WHO ASKED ALLEGED RAPE VICTIM IF SHE 'CLOSED HER LEGS' IS REMOVED

A New Jersey Superior Court judge was removed from his position after several misconduct claims, including because he asked an alleged...

 
 
 

TRUMP KEEPS CLAIMING BROAD POWERS HE DOESN'T HAVE, THIS TIME THREATENING TWITTER

WASHINGTON - Threatening to shut down Twitter for flagging false content. Claiming he can "override" governors who dare to keep churches...

Your daily 6: Arson, looting and shooting in Minneapolis, Trump v. Twitter and judge removed for 'closed her legs' question

YOUR DAILY 6: ARSON, LOOTING AND SHOOTING IN MINNEAPOLIS, TRUMP V. TWITTER AND JUDGE REMOVED FOR 'CLOSED HER LEGS' QUESTION

Also in the news Thursday: Man fired for hanging governor's effigy and milestone deaths get no mention from Trump

 
 
 
Photos: City High School staff celebrate seniors with curbside graduations

PHOTOS: CITY HIGH SCHOOL STAFF CELEBRATE SENIORS WITH CURBSIDE GRADUATIONS

In response to the coronavirus pandemic and graduation ceremonies canceled, City High School teachers and staff visit seven City High...

BIDEN KNOCKS TRUMP FOR 'THIS MACHO STUFF' IN SHUNNING MASKS

WASHINGTON - Joe Biden said Tuesday that wearing a mask in public to combat the spread of the coronavirus is a sign of leadership and...

 
 
 

THOUSANDS PROTEST IN HONG KONG OVER BILL MAKING IT ILLEGAL TO INSULT CHINESE NATIONAL ANTHEM

Thousands of protesters shouted pro-democracy slogans and insults at police in Hong Kong on Wednesday as lawmakers debated a bill criminalizing...

PROTESTERS FILL MINNEAPOLIS INTERSECTION WHERE BLACK MAN DIED AS POLICE PINNED HIM TO GROUND

MINNEAPOLIS - About 24 hours after George Floyd's death, hundreds packed the streets of Minneapolis, many gathering at the intersection...

 
 
 



Biden Formally Clinches Democratic Nomination, While Gaining Steam Against Trump

Biden Formally Clinches Democratic Nomination, While Gaining Steam Against Trump

Months after sealing up the primary campaign, former Vice President Joe Biden earns enough delegates to secure the Democratic nomination. He's also risen in recent general... Read more ...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social justice effort

"Black lives matter," Jordan and his brand said in a statement. Read more ...

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

After primaries and caucuses in 42 states and the District of Columbia, Joe Biden won the last few delegates needed to clinch the Democratic nomination for president late... Read more ...

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning behaviors during pandemic

About a third of Americans surveyed by the CDC have used some kind of risky cleaning practice to stop the spread of COVID-19. Read more ...

Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Minneapolis to ban police chokeholds in wake of George Floyd's death

Negotiators for the city of Minneapolis have agreed with the state to ban the use of chokeholds by police and to require police to report and intervene anytime they see an... Read more ...

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

The 2019-20 NBA season will get its long-awaited conclusion. The National Basketball Players Association approved the NBA's 22-team format in a call with its board and... Read more ...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases - including on bumper stickers and coffee mugs

The US Marine Corps has officially banned the Confederate battle flag from both public and work spaces on its military bases - including its display on vehicle bumper stickers... Read more ...

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

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Judge Grants Order Limiting Use Of Tear Gas, Projectiles At Denver Protests

Judge Grants Order Limiting Use Of Tear Gas, Projectiles At Denver Protests

The order is in response to a complaint filed against the City of Denver that alleges the police department's use of such weapons violated their First and Fourth Amendment rights. Read more ...