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US Erupts Into Nation-Wide Protests Over Killing Of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd - the Black man who died on Monday after a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck - continued on Friday evening as Americans demanded that those involved face justice. On Friday, protesters took to the streets in Minneapolis; Washington ; Louisville , Kentucky; New York City ; Atlanta; Denver ; Houston ; Portland; Phoenix; San Joseand Bakersfield, California ; Chicago ; Detroit ; and other cities. After three nights of protests , Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey announced a mandatory curfew going into effect at 8pm. But in the...
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PHOTOS: Protests erupted in New York City as police clashed with demonstrators over the killing of George Floyd

PHOTOS: Protests erupted in New York City as police clashed with demonstrators over the killing of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Protests erupted in Brooklyn Friday night over the killing of George Floyd, who died when a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck on Monday. The officer, Derek Chauvin, was later arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter.
Photos taken by Business Insider show police clashing with protesters, using pepper spray and batons to control the crowd.
New York State Senator Zellnor Myrie and State Assemblywoman Diane Richardson were both pepper-sprayed, and graphic videos show an officer violently shoving a female protester to the ground.
An NYPD van was also set...
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Police officer dies and another injured after shooting at George Floyd protest in California

Police officer dies and another injured after shooting at George Floyd protest in California

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

A law enforcement officer has been killed and another injured after they were shot during protests over the death of George Floyd in California.
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