Friday, June 5, 2020

Buffalo officers suspended in shoving of 75-year-old man

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JOHN WAWROW Associated Press BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Dozens of Buffalo police officers stepped down from the department's crowd control unit Friday, objecting to the...

Demonstrators vow to sustain momentum until change happens

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BEN FOX, COREY WILLIAMS and JEFF AMY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters stirred by the death of George Floyd vowed Friday to turn an...

Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

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STEPHEN OHLEMACHER and WILL WEISSERT Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination Friday, setting him up for a bruising...

On the spot where George Floyd died, his brother urges calm

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Aaron Morrison The Associated Press George Floyd’s brother pleaded for peace in the streets Monday, June 1, saying destruction is “not going to bring my brother...

ACLU sues over police force on protesters near White House

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MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union sued the Trump administration Thursday, alleging officials violated the civil rights of protesters...

Following Mattis: More in the GOP frown on Trump’s tone

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LAURIE KELLMAN and LISA MASCARO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's inability to unify the nation at a time of grave unrest is...

Testimony: Shooter used racist slur as Arbery lay dying

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RUSS BYNUM Associated Press BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A state investigator testified Thursday that a white man was heard saying a racist slur as he...

‘Get your knee off our necks!’: Floyd mourned in Minneapolis

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AARON MORRISON and TIM SULLIVAN Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Celebrities, musicians and political leaders gathered in front of George Floyd's golden casket Thursday for...

Floyd to be eulogized in Minneapolis memorial, first of 3

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AARON MORRISON, NOMAAN MERCHANT and MATT SEDENSKY Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mourners filed into a sanctuary in Minneapolis on Thursday for the first in...

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military and protests

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ZEKE MILLER and ROBERT BURNS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests...