**Watch the video above for more on the Floyd family’s lawsuit against the officers involved in George Floyd’s death.** MINNEAPOLIS (CNN) — Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has asked a judge to dismiss murder charges against him in the death of George Floyd. In court papers Friday, Chauvin’s attorney says there is not probable cause […]
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors in the case of four former Minneapolis officers charged in the death of George Floyd told a judge Friday that the men should face trial together because the evidence and charges against them are similar, and multiple trials could traumatize witnesses and Floyd’s family. But defense attorneys have argued for separate […]
Police Chief Medaria Arradondo told the council he was troubled by that suggestion and said he would raise the issue with precinct commanders and ensure that the department was fulfilling its oath to be responsive.
The mayor of Portland on Thursday ordered police to stop using CS gas, more commonly known as tear gas, for crowd control during the frequently violent protests that have racked the city for more than three months since the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
The Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans joined on the field for moment of unity before the first game of the NFL season Thursday at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City.
A military whistleblower says federal officials sought some unusual crowd control devices — including one that’s been called a “heat ray” — to deal with protesters outside the White House on the June day that law enforcement forcibly cleared Lafayette Square.
Restaurant damaged during Cleveland riots celebrates new chapter
Civil rights advocates lead thousands in March on Washington
St. Louis couple who pointed guns at protesters to speak at RNC
Some players took a knee during the national anthem like Colin Kaepernick did several years ago when he started bringing attention to social injustices.
Jacob Blake delivered a message to his supporters Saturday night, warning them that everything can change in an instant.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — One person was shot and killed late Saturday in Portland, Oregon, as a large caravan of President Donald Trump supporters and Black Lives Matter protesters clashed in the streets, police said. It wasn’t clear if the shooting was linked to fights that broke out as a caravan of about 600 vehicles […]