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‘Looter shot dead by pawn shop owner' during George Floyd riots

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Chaos erupted in Minneapolis after the death of unarmed black man George Floyd
A suspected looter was reportedly gunned down by a pawn shop owner amid riots over a white police officer killing unarmed and handcuffed black man George Floyd.
Riots broke out in Minneapolis, Minnesota yesterday after horrifying footage emerged of an officer kneeling on Mr Floyd's neck for several minutes during a brutal arrest. Many filled the streets to take part in a peaceful rally, but the gathering descended into chaos as riot police fired tear gas and non-lethal bean-bag rounds as people started fires...
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'Looter' shot dead and buildings torched amid riots over George Floyd death

'Looter' shot dead and buildings torched amid riots over George Floyd death

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Thousands took to the streets of Minneapolis as the second night of protests over the death of George Floyd, who was pinned down by police, turned violent with gunfire, several buildings torched and stores ransacked
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One Dead As Minneapolis Protests Erupt After Death Of George Floyd

One Dead As Minneapolis Protests Erupt After Death Of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Protests erupted in Minneapolis for the second day in a row on Wednesday over the death of George Floyd , a Black man who died after a white police officer knelt on his neck. The demonstrations turned violent in some areas following a daylong protest outside a police station where officers used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse attendees. Some people later began looting stores as night settled in, setting an AutoZone retail outlet on fire and carrying goods out of a vandalised Target. Police said early Thursday one person was shot and killed at a pawn shop by the store's owner as...
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George Floyd death: Minneapolis protests descend into chaos with one man shot dead nearby as police fire rubber bullets from rooftops

George Floyd death: Minneapolis protests descend into chaos with one man shot dead nearby as police fire rubber bullets from rooftops

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Thousands protesting over the death of George Floyd, who died in police custody , have clashed with riot officers firing tear gas for a second night in Minneapolis, with one man shot dead near to the scene.
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George Floyd protests: One dead in shooting amid riots and looting as Minneapolis mayor appeals for calm

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

A man has been shot dead near the scene of protests in Minneapolis over the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody on Monday.
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Sadiq Khan Condemns 'Disgraceful' Attack On Police At Street Party

Sadiq Khan Condemns 'Disgraceful' Attack On Police At Street Party

London mayor Sadiq Khan has condemned a street party in west London as “disgraceful” after seven police officers were injured. Bricks and other missiles were launched at... Read more ...

Earl Cameron, Pioneering Actor, Dies Aged 102

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Prince William raises a pint to pub re-openings in England as he visits one...

Prince William raises a pint to pub re-openings in England as he visits one of his locals in Norfolk

Prince William, 38, visited The Rose & Crown in Snettisham, Norfolk today. During his visit, he spoke to the pub's landlords and staff members about their experiences of the... Read more ...

Boris Johnson Warns Public 'Enjoy Summer Safely' As Pubs Reopen in England

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Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Boris Johnson has warned people to “enjoy summer... Read more ...

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Nearly 20,000 deaths of care home residents in England and Wales have involved Covid-19, new figures show. A total of 19,394 deaths that occurred between March 2 and June 12... Read more ...

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Kanye West Is Still Running For President Of The United States, By The Way

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Just when we thought things had gone a little quiet in the world of Kanye West , the prolific rapper has reiterated his intention to run for US president this year. Kanye first... Read more ...