(WASHINGTON) -- Talks of bipartisan police reform legislation in Congress are officially over as Republicans and Democrats can't agree on key issues. Democrats, after more than a year of negotiations, made a final offer, but despite "significant strides," said Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., there weren't any... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Four former Minneapolis police officers involved in the death of George Floyd pleaded not guilty to charges in federal court Tuesday. Derek Chauvin, Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao have been charged with violating Floyd’s constitutional rights in ways that “resulted in bodily injury... Read More.
Pink Floyd's "Their Mortal Remains" exhibition, which debuted in London in 2017, originally was scheduled to make its U.S. debut on Tuesday, August 3, at Los Angeles' new ?Vogue Multicultural Museum on Hollywood Boulevard, but the opening has now been delayed until September 3. According... Read More.
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22-and-a-half years in prison for the murder of George Floyd. Hennepin County, Minnesota Judge Peter Cahill, who presided over Chauvin's April, 2021 trial, announced the sentence Friday afternoon. Chauvin has been incarcerated since his conviction. He opted at the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Darnella Frazier, the teen who recorded a comprehensive video of the killing of George Floyd last May, was recognized on Friday by The Pulitzer Prize board. Frazier, who was 17 at the time of the incident, was awarded a special citation for... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In advance of the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's murder, Secretary of State Antony Blinken authorized all U.S. embassies and consulates overseas to fly the Black Lives Matter flag on their official flagpole this year, according to an internal memo obtained by... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Police declared a riot in Oregon's largest city on Tuesday night as a demonstration to commemorate the one year anniversary of George Floyd's death spiraled into chaos. Hundreds of people gathered outside the Multnomah County Justice Center in downtown Portland on Tuesday... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- As mourners around the country observe the one-year mark of George Floyd’s death, family members, activists and scholars reflected on the legacy he left behind. Floyd was 46 years old when he was killed by now-convicted murderer Derek Chauvin, a former officer with... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Activists are continuing their quest for police reform and social and racial justice on the one-year anniversary of George Floyd's death. Floyd was killed on May 25, 2020, by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin after he was accused of using a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- George Floyd's family headed to Capitol Hill and the White House Tuesday to meet with President Joe Biden and key lawmakers involved in policing reform negotiations, now stalled with no concrete progress to show one year after Floyd's death in police custody... Read More.