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Minneapolis Cop Arrested in Death of Handcuffed Black Man

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minneapolis officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday. Public Safety Commissioner John Harring...
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Twitter Adds ‘Glorifying Violence’ Warning to Trump Tweet

WASHINGTON — Twitter has added a warning to one of President Donald Trump's tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform's rules about “glorifying violence." Trump, a prolific Twitter user, has been at war with the company since ear...
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National Guard Called as Minneapolis Is Burning

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz called in the National Guard on Thursday as looting broke out in St. Paul and a wounded Minneapolis braced for more violence after rioting over the death of George Floyd, a...
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Violent Protests Rock Minneapolis for 2nd Straight Night

MINNEAPOLIS — Violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked a Minneapolis neighborhood for a second straight night as angry crowds looted stores, set fires and left a path of damage that stretched for miles. The mayor asked the govern...