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June 04, 2020 - 7:51 pm
BlakeDavidTaylor/iStock By ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC NEWS (EL PASO COUNTY, Co.) -- The stepmother of an 11-year-old Colorado boy who went missing before his body was found across the country two months later is facing a new charge of solicitation to escape the jail where she's being held for his murder...
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June 04, 2020 - 7:08 pm
Oleksii Liskonih/iStock By TENZIN SHAKYA, ABC NEWS (FERGUSON, Mo.) -- As thousands protest around the country -- and around the world -- for George Floyd, the black man killed by police who's become synonymous with a fight for justice and against police brutality and systemic racism, the first...
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June 04, 2020 - 6:00 pm
ABC News (NEW YORK) -- BY: MEREDITH DELISO After years of civil rights activists calling for the removal of Confederate monuments, they're falling like dominoes amid nationwide protests in the wake of George Floyd's death in police custody. Politicians on Thursday announced Confederate monuments...
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June 04, 2020 - 4:41 pm
iStock/Siberian Photographer (NEW YORK) -- BY: LUKE BARR An inmate died Wednesday after being pepper sprayed while in his cell at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, the Bureau of Prisons announced. A source familiar with the investigation told ABC News that the inmate died of a heart...
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June 04, 2020 - 4:05 pm
iStock/Rawf8 (BRUNSWICK, Georgia) -- BY: BILL HUTCHINSON Saying the evidence shows three white suspects "chased, hunted down and ultimately executed" Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia, a prosecutor on Thursday laid out in detail how the 25-year-old black victim tried to run for his life before he was struck...
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June 04, 2020 - 3:31 pm
iStock/AndreyPopov (MINNEAPOLIS) -- BY: IVAN PEREIRA A Minneapolis judge remanded three of the four former officers involved in George Floyd's death on a million dollars bail during their first court appearance Thursday afternoon. Kiernan Lane, Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao were all charged with...
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June 04, 2020 - 10:01 am
Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage By CARSON BLACKWELDER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, delivered a powerful speech to the 2020 graduates of Immaculate Heart High School, her alma mater, urging them to "lead with love," "lead with compassion" and to "use your voice." Her video, shared...
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Steve Taylor, 33, was shot and killed by a San Leandro police officer on April 18 during a mental health crisis, the family's attorney said. - (Courtesy The Taylor Family)
June 04, 2020 - 10:00 am
Steve Taylor, 33, was shot and killed by a San Leandro police officer on April 18 during a mental health crisis, the family's attorney said. - (Courtesy The Taylor Family) By CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC News (SAN LEANDRO, Calif.) -- A California city council unanimously voted this week to ask the state'...
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June 04, 2020 - 9:39 am
Scott Olson/Getty Images By ELLA TORRES, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) -- Friends, families and strangers are expected to mourn George Floyd's death and honor his life at a memorial on Thursday, the first of a handful of services to honor him. It was just over a week ago that Floyd's death was caught on...
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June 04, 2020 - 7:25 am
ABC News By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Tropical Storm Cristobal is over Mexico Thursday, bringing deadly flash floods and mudslides to Central America and Mexico. Cristobal is weaker Thursday morning; it is barely holding on to its tropical storm strength. It is forecast to weaken further...
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