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US ex-cop sentenced to over 22 years for George Floyd murder

The sentencing was long awaited in Minnesota, with hundreds of people gathering near the courthouse into the evening

26 Jun 2021 11:48 AM

Violence won't bring back Floyd, says victim’s brother

The crowd chanted, “What's his name? George Floyd!” and “One down, three to go!” in reference to four officers involved in Floyd's arrest

02 Jun 2020 12:12 PM

‘Why Us?’ Protests over Floyd death spread beyond Minneapolis

Floyd’s death has deeply shaken the country and sparked protests across US as local leaders repeatedly urge demonstrators to avoid violence

29 May 2020 9:08 AM

'It was a public execution'

Cops fire rubber bullets and tear gas on thousands protesting over the death of another African-American at the hands of US law enforcement

28 May 2020 8:59 AM

Four Minneapolis officers fired after death of unarmed black man

The death comes amid outrage over the death of Ahmaud Arbery, a black man shot by a white father and son while jogging

27 May 2020 8:42 AM


The night a Chinese billionaire was accused of rape in US - and a message

Richard Liu, the founder of Chinese ecommerce giant Inc, was arrested on suspicion of rape, according to a report.

24 Sep 2018 1:51 PM

Philando Castile killing: Girl begs mother to be mum after US cop shoots her fiancé

Squad car video from the July 2016 shooting shows Diamond Reynolds and her daughter in the cruiser.

22 Jun 2017 7:27 PM

Still no will found as court opens probate process

Lawyers charged with untangling the multimillion-dollar estate of music superstar Prince said on Monday they still have not located a will that could avert a years-long dispute over his fortune but ha

03 May 2016 3:22 AM

Women chauffeurs sue Saudi prince who wanted male drivers, win case

The women received $100,000 each for mental anguish and suffering under the Minnesota Human Rights Act, the Star Tribune reported.

31 Jan 2016 1:04 PM