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Witness: Floyd didn't resist arrest, tried to defuse thingsA man who was with George Floyd on the night he died says his friend did not resist arrest, and instead tried to defuse the situation
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Officers suspended after man, 75, is shoved on video, bleedsProsecutors are investigating after a television crew captured a police officer in Buffalo, New York, shoving a 75-year-old man who then fell and cracked his head
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Two women walks past a closed down pizza deli, Thursday, June 4, 2020, in Cleveland. The state says more than 34,000 Ohioans filed unemployment claims during the last week of May. That is the lowest figure since Ohio's stay-at-home orders depressed the economy and led to widespread layoffs. The figure released Thursday by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services is down from about 46,000 claims filed the previous week. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
US unemployment drops unexpectedly to a still-high 13.3%The U.S. unemployment rate fell unexpectedly in May to 13.3% — still on par with what the nation witnessed during the Great Depression — as states loosened their coronavirus lockdowns and businesses began recalling workers
The Associated Press3 hours ago
The pedestal where the statue of Admiral Raphael Semmes stands empty, early Friday, June 5, 2020 in Mobile, Ala.    The city of Mobile  removed the Confederate statue early Friday, without making any public announcements. (WMPI-TV via AP)
Alabama city removes Confederate statue without noticeAlabama's port city has removed a bronze statue of a Confederate naval officer after days of protests over the police killing of George Floyd
The Associated Press5 hours ago
FILE - This April 26, 2017, file photo shows the Twitter app icon on a mobile phone in Philadelphia. A tech-focused civil liberties group on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, sued to block President Donald Trump's executive order that seeks to regulate social media, saying it violates the First Amendment and chills speech. Trump's order, signed in late May, could allow more lawsuits against internet companies like Twitter and Facebook for what their users post, tweet and stream. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Twitter disables Trump campaign's George Floyd video tributeTwitter has blocked a Trump campaign video tribute to George Floyd over a copyright claim
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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