The Star Tribune of Minneapolis won the breaking news prize for its reporting following the killing of George Floyd, while Darnella Frazier — the teenager who filmed Floyd's killing — received a special citation.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Crews on Thursday removed the concrete barriers that blocked traffic at a Minneapolis intersection where a memorial to George Floyd was assembled after his death last year, but community activists quickly put up makeshift barriers and resumed chanting the name of the Black man whose killing galvanized the racial justice movement.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking a 30-year sentence for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death, but a defense attorney is asking that Derek Chauvin be sentenced to probation and time already served, according to court documents filed Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional bargainers should reach a bipartisan deal on revamping policing procedures by early summer or abandon the effort, Republicans said Wednesday, a day after George Floyd’s family used visits to the White House and the Capitol to prod lawmakers to act.
As we recognize the anniversary of George Floyd’s death and the events that followed, the Cap Times invited Kenechi Unachukwu to share his documentary photography.
Tributes mark anniversary of George Floyd's death; grand jury seated in NY's Trump investigation; John Cena apologizes to fans in China. Get caught up this morning.
Kerry Washington is “praying for a world where we all matter”, as she marked one year since the death of George Floyd.
The U.S. Senate voted to confirm Kristen Clarke as assistant attorney general for civil rights, the first Black woman to hold the position.
A look back at the racial justice protests that spread across the U.S. and around the world after George Floyd's death one year ago.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu; festival will mark anniversary of George Floyd's death; MLB umpire eyes record. Get caught up.
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota judge has ruled that there were aggravating factors in the death of George Floyd, paving the way for the possibility…
The bills mostly deal with administrative changes and data gathering, not use-of-force policies.
“There's a lot of people who were thinking that racism is over now just because we got a guilty verdict, but, truthfully what a guilty verdict is, is just holding somebody accountable for what they did,” Samuel Fiifi Cann said.
The defense attorney for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of killing George Floyd has requested a new trial, saying the court abused its discretion on several points.
The apology was issued after a conservative group sent the district a letter calling the email "racist."
Jay-Z hopes his legacy will leave the same lasting impact as the likes of reggae legend Bob Marley.
Regina King referenced the murder of George Floyd by cop Derek Chauvin as she opened the Oscars on Sunday (25.04.21) night.
Because of the years of discrimination and hate that I have experienced in my 86 years of life, I was so wonderfully surprised to be wrong.
"From the first words of the prosecution’s closing arguments, the burden resting on them was evident: They needed to prove that George Perry Floyd, Jr. was a human being."
After the nation’s intense focus on Derek Chauvin’s conviction, it’s clear that racial topics will dominate elections and influence all public policy.
Also on Wednesday, Gov. Tony Evers ordered use of force updates for state law enforcement.
George Floyd bends the universe toward justice in the latest cartoon from Phil Hands.
“As an officer of the law, I believe that today justice has prevailed,” Madison Police Chief Shon Barnes said in a statement.
Late night TV hosts addressed the verdict to the George Floyd murder trial on Tuesday night (20.04.21), which saw ex-cop Derek Chauvin convicted for the murder of the Minneapolis native.
Here's a breakdown of the Derek Chauvin murder verdict and what happens next in the landmark trial of George Floyd's death in police custody.