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White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany speaks during a news conference at the White House, Monday, June 1, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
A look at the antifa movement Trump is blaming for violencePresident Donald Trump has blamed antifa activists for violence at protests over police killings of black people but antifa isn’t an organization — it’s an umbrella term for far-left-leaning militant groups
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Terrence Floyd, center, at the spot in the intersection of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, Minn., where his brother George Floyd, encountered police and died while in their custody, Monday June 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
On the spot where George Floyd died, his brother urges calmGeorge Floyd's brother says violence isn't going to bring his brother back
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Vehicles for the District of Columbia National Guard are seen outside the D.C. Armory, Monday, June 1, 2020, in Washington. Protests have erupted across the United States to protest the death of Floyd, a black man who was killed in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Barr: Law enforcement must ‘dominate’ streets amid protestsU.S. officials are vowing to “maximize federal law enforcement presence” in the nation’s capital after days of violent demonstrations
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Publishers sue Internet Archive over scanning of booksFour of the country’s biggest publishers have sued a digital library for copyright infringement
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Family Autopsy Challenges Official George Floyd Autopsy"George died because he needed a breath, a breath of air," family attorney Ben Crump said Monday in announcing the results of an autopsy conducted at the request of his family. It's one that the Star Tribune reports "directly challenge[s]" the initial findings from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office,...
Newser2 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, pedestrians make their way in front of the Metropolitan Opera house at New York's Lincoln Center. Met Opera will delay opening night of the season to Dec. 31, calling off four of five new productions, eliminating February break. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
Met Opera cuts season by 3 1/2 months, to shorten some showsThe Metropolitan Opera season is getting shorter, along with some of its shows
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Mayor, governor of New York say nation's largest city is imposing 11 p.m. curfew after days of violence amid protestsMayor, governor of New York say nation's largest city is imposing 11 p.m. curfew after days of violence amid protests
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Tanker Driver 'Panicked' When He Saw ProtestersA tanker truck driver who drove into a crowd of protesters on I-35 in Minneapolis Sunday was confused, not homicidal, according to state authorities. State Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington says driver Bogdan Vechirko apparently failed to realize the road was closed and did not go around any barricades before...
Newser2 hours ago
Protesters clash with police Sunday, May 31, 2020, in Santa Monica, Calif. during unrest and protests over the death of George Floyd, a black man who was in police custody in Minneapolis. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
LA has seen racial uprisings, many not shocked by new roundWhen violent protests over the death of George Floyd reached Los Angeles, people of color expressed heartbreak but not necessarily surprise
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Attorney says family-commissioned autopsy shows George Floyd died of ‘asphyxia due to neck and back compression’Attorney says family-commissioned autopsy shows George Floyd died of ‘asphyxia due to neck and back compression’
The Associated Press3 hours ago
In this Oct. 25, 2019 photo Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the Paley Center in New York. Facebook employees are using Twitter to register their frustration over Zuckerberg's decision to leave up posts by President Donald Trump that suggested protesters in Minneapolis could be shot. On Monday, June 1, 2020 Facebook employees staged a virtual “walkout” to protest the company's decision not to touch the Trump posts according to a report in the New York Times, which cited anonymous senior employees at Facebook. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
With rare candor, employees protest Facebook's Trump policyFacebook employees are using Twitter to register their frustration over CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to leave up posts by President Donald Trump that suggested protesters in Minneapolis could be shot
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Military service academies plan for students' return in fallThe superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy says the school plans to have its students return to campus in the fall for the next school year after they finished the last semester with online learning due to the coronavirus
The Associated Press3 hours ago
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