Published: May 25, 2021
MINNEAPOLIS - Members of George Floyds family took to the streets Sunday to mark the one-year anniversary of his death, marching with hundreds of people, including activists and others who have lost loved ones to the hands of police, in the first of multiple events planned across the country to remember him and rally for racial justice.
Published: May 23, 2021
MINNEAPOLIS - A year after George Floyds death sent millions across the country into the streets in some of the largest sustained protests in American history, the city at the center of that movement continues to struggle with its own reckoning over policing, equality and racial justice.
Published: May 15, 2021
MINNEAPOLIS - Three former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyds civil rights during an arrest that turned fatal last May are scheduled to go on federal trial in August.
Published: April 22, 2021
WASHINGTON - Almost immediately after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd late Tuesday afternoon, President Joe Biden was on the phone from the Oval Office, eager to talk to Floyds family.
Published: April 22, 2021
The conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd resonated globally, with foreign dignitaries and community leaders reacting to a verdict that revived calls for an international reckoning on racial inequality in justice systems around the world.
Published: December 15, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - Two of the former Minneapolis police officers charged in George Floyd's killing have asked a judge to delay the trial, accusing prosecutors of slow-rolling the handoff of key evidence and of turning over material that they say appears disorganized and riddled with technical problems.
Published: November 18, 2020
The large number of foreign tourists visiting each year includes a large group that has started to look at condominiums to buy, so they can have a place to stay when they visit Phuket.Some also sought additional rental income when they were not in residence.
Published: November 06, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - The former police officers charged with killing George Floyd will be tried together next March in a downtown Minneapolis courthouse, though the judge overseeing the criminal case said he would reconsider a change of venue motion if security or other issues arise.
Published: October 27, 2020
NEW YORK - Eleven people sued New York City and its police department Monday over officials' handling of racial-justice protests earlier this year, saying their rights were violated when law enforcement employed heavy-handed tactics to quell demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd.
Published: August 11, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS - Newly released video of George Floyd's fatal interaction with Minneapolis police shows that medical personnel waited nearly three minutes to perform chest compressions in an attempt to revive the handcuffed man who had been pinned down on a Minneapolis street until he lost consciousness in May.