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Suicide by Cop? Police Gun Down Trans Suspect in Armed Standoff

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By Kilian Melloy |
Police in Tallahassee, Florida shot and killed a transgender suspect in a stabbing death when the suspect pointed a gun at responding officers, media sources report.

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Black Female Mayors in Spotlight Amid Protests and Pandemic

Black Female Mayors in Spotlight Amid Protests and Pandemic

Jun 2
Black female mayors, including Lori Lightfoot of Chicago, are leading some of the nation's largest cities during an unprecedented moment of challenge as protests against police brutality overlap with the coronavirus pandemic and an economic collapse.

Biden Looks to Clinch Nomination as 7 States, DC Vote

Biden Looks to Clinch Nomination as 7 States, DC Vote

By Steve Peoples | Jun 2
Joe Biden could seize the number of delegates needed to formally clinch the Democrats' presidential nomination on Tuesday as seven states and the District of Columbia push through a pandemic and exploding racial tensions.

Celebs Take to Streets for Historic Demonstrations

Celebs Take to Streets for Historic Demonstrations

By Amanda Lee Myers | Jun 2
Across the U.S., many celebrities have been doing far more than tweeting supportive words or issuing carefully prepared statements. They took to the streets alongside thousands of people to condemn the killings of black people at the hands of police.

Showdown: Law-and-Order President Versus Protesters

Showdown: Law-and-Order President Versus Protesters

By Darlene Superville, Tim Sullivan and Aaron Morrison | Jun 2
Hours after President Trump posed with a Bible and vowed to deploy the military to "dominate the streets," American cities were engulfed in more violence and destruction, overshadowing peaceful protests demanding justice after generations of racism.

Why People Believe Religious Faith Will Save then From Disease

Why People Believe Religious Faith Will Save then From Disease

Jun 2
A recent poll of religious Americans found that around two-thirds believe that COVID-19 has been sent by God, as a warning to mankind.

Brands Weigh In on National Protests Over Police Brutality

Brands Weigh In on National Protests Over Police Brutality

Jun 2
As protesters take to the streets to protest police killings of black people, companies are wading into the national conversation but taking care to get their messaging right.

Tear Gas, Threats for Protesters Before Trump Visits Church

Tear Gas, Threats for Protesters Before Trump Visits Church

By Jill Colvin and Darlene Superville | Jun 2
He didn't talk about Floyd, the church or the damage it had suffered, or the peaceful protesters police had cleared. He said nothing about the coronavirus pandemic.

Amid Protests, Trump Talks of War — and Reelection

Amid Protests, Trump Talks of War — and Reelection

By Jonathan Lemire, Jill Colvin, and Alan Suderman | Jun 2
He has responded to the violence with a string of polarizing tweets, one starkly laying out the political stakes by underscoring the approach of Election Day.

Police Union Critical of Minneapolis Leadership

Police Union Critical of Minneapolis Leadership

Jun 2
Union president Lt. Bob Kroll said in a letter to union members they lacked support at the top, and the "terrorist movement" occurring in Minneapolis was years in the making.

Trump Threatens Military Force Against Protesters Nationwide

Trump Threatens Military Force Against Protesters Nationwide

By Darlene Superville | Jun 1
His announcement came as police under federal command forced back peaceful demonstrators with tear gas so he could walk to a nearby church and pose with a Bible.

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