While officers were responding to the looting, a fight broke out between a person in a vehicle and someone on foot. Police say the person in the car attempted to run over the pedestrian but missed and crashed into another vehicle. … [Read more...] about Video: St. Paul Protesters Smash Police Vehicles Outside Looted Target Store
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Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband said state governments “cannot limit the right of out-of-state Americans to travel to their state unless doing so is substantially related to protecting the public safety.” The DOJ said it believes the state could use less restrictive means to reach that goal. … [Read more...] about After symptoms close state facility, workers test negative
In Kansas City, Missouri, police used pepper spray on people marching through its Westport bar-and-entertainment district Friday night, The Kansas City Star reports. Police say a window was broken and protesters appeared ready to use a police barricade to do more damage. … [Read more...] about The Latest: NYC mayor will review acts of protesters, police
In Boston, police holding wooden bats stood guard outside the Roxbury station as hundreds of protesters took to the streets. And in Houston, hours after a peaceful rally, tension was in the air—with a police car being vandalized and shoving matches breaking out. … [Read more...] about ‘Whatever It Takes’: Protests Against Police Brutality Surge Again Across U.S.
Riots and protests first started this week in Minneapolis, Minnesota as a response to resident George Floyd dying in police custody. Footage of the incident showed an officer, Derek Chauvin, kneeling on Floyd’s neck as he laid on the ground in handcuffs. … [Read more...] about Watch: Dallas Police Chief Tells Rioters to Stop Attacking Police