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Atlanta mayor: 'This is not a protest ... this is chaos'

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 05:09
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on Friday evening denounced vandalism in her city as "chaos" after demonstrations over the death of George Floyd while in in the custody of Minneapolis police turned violent.
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'That is on me': Minnesota governor tries to calm Minneapolis

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 05:03
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz appeared before reporters after nights of unrest in the Twin Cities to deliver a clear message: He was taking control.
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Opinion: Trump's menacing message follows 1960s script

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 05:01
As fires burned in Minneapolis on the third night of protests in the wake of George Floyd's death, President Donald Trump tweeted, "When the looting starts, the shooting starts." In doing so, Trump repeated the words of former Miami Police Chief Walter Headley, who used the phrase in 1967 while announcing a "war" against crime in black neighborhoods, adding, "We don't mind being accused of police brutality."
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Opinion: Now is the moment to sign Colin Kaepernick

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:54
When I was an executive in the National Football League a few years ago, our organization was consumed by the case of Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback whose silent kneeling protest against police brutality arguably led him to lose his NFL career and not be re-signed by any club. No teams wanted to sign a player -- even one as talented as Kaepernick -- whom they saw as controversial, and, therefore, bad for business.
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George Floyd death: Clashes across US as protesters demand justice

BBC - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:46
Crowds rally at the White House among other places over the death in police custody of George Floyd.
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DOJ backs lawsuit against Michigan governor's stay-at-home measures

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:39
The Justice Department said in a court statement Friday evening that it was supporting the seven businesses that had filed a lawsuit challenging Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's executive orders related to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
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CNN reporter says she's never seen this before

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:21
CNN's Sara Sidner reports on the ongoing protest over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, despite the curfew order.
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Person who attended Lake of the Ozarks Memorial Day gathering tests positive for coronavirus

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:14
A person who partied in the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, area on Memorial Day weekend has tested positive for coronavirus -- and was possibly infectious over the holiday weekend.
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Protest in Atlanta turns violent

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 04:03
• Reporter is live as protests turn violent at CNN headquarters • Protesters speak on anger behind death of George Floyd • Analysis: Arresting CNN reporters at a protest is an affront to the First Amendment • The protests in photos
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Pangolins may have incubated Covid-19, gene study shows

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:50
A deep dive into the genetics of the novel coronavirus shows it seems to have spent some time infecting both bats and pangolins before it jumped into humans, researchers said Friday.
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Elon Musk told CNN in 2008 how he could help NASA

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:37
In an early interview with CNN, SpaceX founder Elon Musk explained how he could work with NASA and his vision for the future of space travel.
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One in 10 Covid-19 patients with diabetes die within a week, study finds

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:26
One in 10 coronavirus patients with diabetes died within the first seven days of hospitalization, and one in five needed a ventilator to breathe, according to a new study by French researchers.
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Protest in Atlanta turns violent

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:18
• Reporter is live as protests turn violent at CNN headquarters • Protesters speak on anger behind death of George Floyd • Analysis: Arresting CNN reporters at a protest is an affront to the First Amendment • The protests in photos
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Trump decision to leave WHO endangers global health, medical groups say

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:11
Groups representing infectious disease doctors, pediatricians and general physicians all protested President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the World Health Organization on Friday, saying it will make it harder to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
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Klobuchar's VP hopes take hit

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:09
Amy Klobuchar's chances of becoming Joe Biden's running mate, already weighed down by her record as a prosecutor in Minnesota's largest county, have taken a significant hit as widespread racial unrest roils her home state, Democrats say.
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Why the charge against ex-police officer is third-degree murder

CNN - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 03:02
Derek Chauvin had his knee on George Floyd's neck for more than 8 minutes and prosecutors want to hold the fired Minneapolis police officer accountable for Floyd's death.
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Coronavirus: How drive-in raves and cinemas will work in the UK

BBC - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 02:45
The events industry has new ways to keep us entertained while social distancing is still in place.
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Coronavirus: What are the rules on weddings?

BBC - Sat, 05/30/2020 - 02:05
There is a lot of uncertainty around when and how weddings are allowed to take place. What are your rights?
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