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4 Minneapolis Police Officers charged in death of George Floyd CBS
CBS News
June 04, 2020 - 5:18 am
George Floyd will be remembered at a memorial service Thursday afternoon in Minneapolis, where he died at police hands last week. Civil rights leader Reverend Al Sharpton and family attorney Benjamin Crump are among the speakers.
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AP
AP
AP News
June 03, 2020 - 5:17 pm
In an extraordinary rebuke, former defense secretary Jim Mattis on Wednesday denounced President Donald Trump's heavy-handed use of military force to quell protests near the White House and said his former boss was setting up a “false conflict" between the military and civilian society.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 03, 2020 - 3:40 pm
On Thursday, June 4, a memorial service will be held in Minneapolis from 1:00PM to 3:00PM CT at the Frank J. Lindquist Sanctuary at North Central University, according to family attorney Benjamin Crump.
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Eldis Sula
June 03, 2020 - 1:39 pm
Former president Barack Obama will host a virtual town hall to discuss the death of George Floyd and encourage Americans to make a ‘real change’ following a wave of protests that has swept the nation in response.
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AP
AP
AP News
June 03, 2020 - 11:56 am
Active-duty troops brought in to help if needed with the civil unrest in the nation's capitol are beginning to return to their home base, after two days of more peaceful demonstrations in Washington, D.C., senior defense officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
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George Floyd AP
Rebekah Sager
June 03, 2020 - 11:24 am
All four of the officers involved in the death of George Floyd will face charges.
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Mark Esper and Trump GETTY
AP News
June 03, 2020 - 8:48 am
Breaking with President Donald Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using military forces for law enforcement in containing current street protests.
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Ella Jones, elected on June 2, 2020 as first black and first woman mayor of Ferguson, Missouri
CBS News
June 03, 2020 - 7:36 am
Ferguson voters have elected Ella Jones as the city's first black mayor as protests over the death of George Floyd and police treatment of black communities roil the nation.
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Gabriela Arevalo
June 03, 2020 - 7:36 am
Brands like Macy’s, Chipotle, and Wayfair were just some of the many companies and organizations that showed solidarity on social media for the BlackOut Tuesday movement, which was organized in response to the killings of African Americans by police.
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Gianna Floyd Getty
Rebekah Sager
June 03, 2020 - 5:23 am
The mother of George Floyd's daughter and his daughter 6-year-old Gianna spoke out on Tuesday for the first time since Floyd's death.
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