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After the Death of George Floyd: Voices Behind the Most Powerful Protest Photos

Following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, protests against police brutality and inequality have spread across the U.S.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Time
5:00am PDT - May 30th, 2020

White House partially locked down as nationwide George Floyd protests spread to D.C.

Reporters were allowed to leave the building around 8:30 p.m.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
5:50pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

Far-Right Extremists Are Hoping to Turn the George Floyd Protests Into a New Civil War

Armed extremists are showing up to protests and urging a "boogaloo" — code for civil war — online.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Vice News
2:41pm PDT - May 29th, 2020

A Minneapolis Target store was destroyed by looting. Photos show the flooded remains.

  • Looters ransacked a Target store in Minneapolis this week amid protests against the death of George Floyd.
  • Photos of the aftermath show widespread damage and flooding.
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minneapolis 3rd precinct - Business Insider
11:52am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Minn. governor acknowledges 'abject failure' in protest response

"Minneapolis and St. Paul are on fire."

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
10:30am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Customs and Border Protection Flying Predator Drone Overhead...

Customs and Border Protection Flying Predator Drone Overhead... (Top headline, 9th story, link) Related stories:Rioters Breach Ohio Statehouse, Smashing Windows and Entering Building... Fireworks shoot into sky in celebration as Minneap…

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Vice News
10:22am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Taylor Swift calls out Donald Trump for stoking white supremacy, promises to vote him out

Taylor Swift, a mega-celebrity once known for being politics-averse, was blunt in a scathing criticism of President Donald Trump on Friday.  She slammed the commander-in-chief's response to the protests over Minneapolis police killing George Floyd, a black ma…

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Mashable
9:30am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Rioters Set Fire to Minneapolis Police Station

The 3rd Precinct building was breached around 10 p.m. as rioters set fires both inside and outside the building.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - National Review
5:48am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Watch Police Arrest a CNN Crew Live on Air While They Cover Protests in Minneapolis

CNN called the arrests "a clear violation of their First Amendment rights."

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Vice News
5:00am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Trump threatens to unleash gunfire on Minnesota protesters

The tweet earned a warning label from Twitter for violating its policies on “glorifying violence.”

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
4:20am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Police precinct set ablaze as protests rage in Minneapolis

The Minnesota National Guard was activated and sent 500 soldiers to the Minneapolis twin city of St. Paul and surrounding communities to help control the situation.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - CBS News
3:26am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Minneapolis police station torched amid George Floyd protest

Protests first erupted Tuesday, a day after Floyd's death in a confrontation with police captured on widely seen citizen video.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
2:19am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Brother of George Floyd: 'I just want justice'

Philonise 'tired of seeing Black men die' as protests continue across the US over deadly arrest of unarmed Black man.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Al Jazeera English
2:16am PDT - May 29th, 2020

Minneapolis ‘WAR ZONE’: Protesters take over POLICE STATION amid clashes, fires & clouds of tear gas (VIDEOS)

Demonstrators have broken into a Minneapolis police headquarters, setting fires and destroying everything in sight amid unrest unleashed by the killing of a local black man at the hands of law enforcement. Read Full Article at RT.com

minneapolis 3rd precinct - RT
8:15pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

LIVE UPDATES: Protests escalate over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Denver, New York

  • George Floyd, a black man, died on Monday after an officer knelt on Floyd's neck for several minutes, as Floyd said he couldn't breathe.
  • He became unresponsive four minutes into the eight-minute video, according to reports, and police said t…

    minneapolis 3rd precinct - Business Insider
    7:24pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

In photos: Protests over George Floyd's death grip Minneapolis

Protests in response to the death of George Floyd, a black man who died shortly after a police encounter in Minneapolis, are ongoing as the nation waits to see if the officers involved will be charged with murder.The state of play: Minnesota's governor on Thu…

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Axios
7:13pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

George Floyd: National Guard deployed after Minneapolis clashes

State troops are activated after days of protests over the death of a black man in police custody.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - BBC News
4:20pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

Minnesota governor calls in National Guard as Minneapolis braces for more violence

The move comes amid violent protests following the death of George Floyd.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
2:55pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

George Floyd Minneapolis protest updates: Mayor, police chief respond to destruction

Protests over George Floyd's death escalated overnight in Minneapolis

minneapolis 3rd precinct - ABC News
12:16pm PDT - May 28th, 2020

George Floyd remembered as 'gentle giant' as family calls his death 'murder'

George Floyd worked two security jobs and was a truck driver. He had two daughters. As many protest, those closest to him mourn.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - USA Today
9:37am PDT - May 28th, 2020

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man’s death; 1 killed

It was the second night of violent protest since the death of George Floyd.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Politico
4:26am PDT - May 28th, 2020

One Dead After Violence Rocks Minneapolis For a Second Night

A man was shot dead as violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked Minneapolis for a second night Wednesday.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Time
11:57pm PDT - May 27th, 2020

Protesters clash with Minneapolis police for 2nd night in a row

Demonstrators once again​ surrounded the Minneapolis Police 3rd Precinct building as part of a protest over the death of George Floyd.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - CBS News
8:49pm PDT - May 27th, 2020

Police Fired Tear Gas at Protesters Demanding Justice for Floyd George: ‘They Treated Him Worse Than They Treat Animals’

The police also came armed with bean bag rounds and flashbangs.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Vice News
5:18am PDT - May 27th, 2020

Police Fired Tear Gas at Protesters Demanding Justice for George Floyd: ‘They Treated Him Worse Than They Treat Animals’

The police also came armed with bean bag rounds and flashbangs.

minneapolis 3rd precinct - Vice News
5:18am PDT - May 27th, 2020