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National Guard deployed to Minnesota suburb amid protests over Black man’s shooting

The Minnesota National Guard was deployed to Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, as protesters gathered after a Black man was killed in an officer-involved shooting. The incident occurred as the Derek Chauvin trial enters its third week.   
National Guard deployed to Minnesota suburb amid protests over Black man’s shooting
National Guard deployed to Minnesota suburb amid protests over Black man’s shooting

White House denies Michigan extra vaccine doses as state’s Covid cases rise 

The White House has declined Michigan’s request for more vaccine doses as Covid cases spike across the state, giving it the country's highest rate of new infections. NBC News' Maura Barrett breaks down what Michigan is doing to slow the surge and the new voluntary restrictions being put in place. 
White House denies Michigan extra vaccine doses as state’s Covid cases rise 
White House denies Michigan extra vaccine doses as state’s Covid cases rise 

Derek Chauvin trial: Live updates on George Floyd's death

Get Derek Chauvin trial live updates and news on George Floyd's death. Watch the trial livestream as witnesses provide testimony to the jury in the murder trial.
Image: Najee Ali, a Black Lives Matter activist, embraces Peter Zazzara, a former Marine and White Lives Matter activist, in Huntington Beach, Calif.
Image: Najee Ali, a Black Lives Matter activist, embraces Peter Zazzara, a former Marine and White Lives Matter activist, in Huntington Beach, Calif.
13h ago

'Harry Potter' hit-and-run crash kills federal judge, injures boy

Authorities found a synthetic drug in her purse said to cause excited delirium.
14h ago

Police officer fired after threatening Black Army officer during traffic stop

The town manager of Windsor, where the incident occurred, said one of the two officers involved has already been fired following an internal investigation.
US Army Lieutenant Caron Nazario was driving his newly-purchased Chevy Tahoe home when two police officers pulled him over in Windsor, Va.on December 5, 2020.
US Army Lieutenant Caron Nazario was driving his newly-purchased Chevy Tahoe home when two police officers pulled him over in Windsor, Va.on December 5, 2020.
16h ago

Pentagon officer arrested on murder charges faces new allegation of assaulting woman

Police in Maryland said they obtained video showing the officer allegedly assaulting a woman with a long gun.
A Tacoma Park Police vehicle in Tacoma Park, Md., on April 9, 2021.
A Tacoma Park Police vehicle in Tacoma Park, Md., on April 9, 2021.
19h ago

Honolulu hotel standoff ends after armed man dies by suicide

The man was holed up in a room at the Kahala Hotel & Resort in Honolulu and fired shots through the door, officials said.
Members of the Honolulu Police Specialized Services Division respond to a barricade situation with an armed man at the Kahala Hotel in Honolulu on April 10, 2021.
Members of the Honolulu Police Specialized Services Division respond to a barricade situation with an armed man at the Kahala Hotel in Honolulu on April 10, 2021.
1d ago

Stranded Utah climbers guided to safety with searchlights

The hikers began their climb at the canyon southeast of Salt Lake City on Friday afternoon, but couldn't find their way back down once the sun set.
A rescue team with the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Search and Rescue shine a high-powered light to help climbers descend safely in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, on April 9, 2021.
A rescue team with the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Search and Rescue shine a high-powered light to help climbers descend safely in Little Cottonwood Canyon, Utah, on April 9, 2021.
1d ago

'Renter's Choice': Popularity of alternatives to security deposits grows in pandemic

“I wish people knew you don't have to sell a kidney just to live in an apartment,” one renter who uses security deposit insurance said.
A demonstrator holds a sign that reads \"Cancel Rent\" during an eviction strike in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Sept. 1, 2020.
A demonstrator holds a sign that reads \"Cancel Rent\" during an eviction strike in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Sept. 1, 2020.

'SNL' debates Derek Chauvin trial

"We've seen this movie before," said Ego Nwodim, playing the host of a local TV show.
Image: Ego Nwodim, Keenan Thompson, Kate McKinnon and Alex Moffat on 'Saturday Night Live'
Image: Ego Nwodim, Keenan Thompson, Kate McKinnon and Alex Moffat on 'Saturday Night Live'
2d ago

6th victim dies following South Carolina shooting rampage

"We are all heart broken," Shook's employer, GSM Services, wrote in a Facebook tribute.
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