Police stands guard as Austin Fire Department put out a car fire under Interstate 35 freeway in Austin Texas, Saturday, May 30, 2020, while a protest over the death of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in Minneapolis police custody on May 25.(Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
AP News
May 30, 2020 - 11:19 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tense protests over the death of George Floyd and other police killings of black people grew Saturday from New York to Tulsa to Los Angeles, with police cars set ablaze and reports of injuries mounting on all sides as the country convulsed through another night of unrest after...
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Protesters kneel in front of officers during a demonstration in San Francisco.
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KCBS Radio Weekend News
May 30, 2020 - 3:58 pm
San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced a city-wide curfew between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m., effective immediately. The National Guard has been put on standby.
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Smashed windows at a business in downtown Oakland.
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Jeffrey Schaub
May 30, 2020 - 2:34 pm
All along historic Broadway and near City Hall, sounds of construction and clean up can be heard as city workers and outside contractors were on the job following Friday night’s destructive protest in downtown Oakland.
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Julia LeDoux
May 30, 2020 - 9:23 am
An active-duty Air Force colonel and a retired Marine colonel were at the controls Saturday when America launched its first crewed space flight in nine years.
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People loot then burn an Office Depot Friday, May 29, 2020, in Minneapolis. Protests continued following the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on Memorial Day. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
AP News
May 29, 2020 - 10:43 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The white Minneapolis police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck as he begged for air was arrested Friday and charged with murder, and crowds broke overnight curfews imposed to try to stem violent protests over police killings of African Americans that have...
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Police officers and protesters clash near CNN Center, Friday, May 29, 2020, in Atlanta, in response to George Floyd's death in police custody in Minneapolis on Memorial Day. The protest started peacefully earlier in the day before demonstrators clashed with police. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)
AP News
May 29, 2020 - 10:02 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities following the killing of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his neck while taking him into custody in Minnesota. Georgia’s...
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AP News
May 29, 2020 - 9:34 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Supreme Court on Friday rejected an emergency appeal by a California church that challenged state limits on attendance at worship services that have been imposed to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Over the dissent of the four more conservative justices, Chief...
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The Grand Princess cruise traveled through the San Francisco Bay on March 9 to dock in the Port of Oakland carrying crew and passengers who'd been infected with the coronavirus.
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Megan Goldsby
May 29, 2020 - 7:36 pm
The family of a San Francisco man who died from Covid-19 after a trip on the Grand Princess is now suing the cruise ship line, saying they continued to accept passengers after knowing the virus was on board.
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Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a shelter-in-place order for all of California, beginning March 20, 2020.
Office of Governor of California
Doug Sovern
May 29, 2020 - 6:31 pm
An emotional Governor Newsom briefly set aside the coronavirus crisis today to talk frankly about race relations in the death of George Floyd. Newsom waved of President Trump’s continued attacks on California’s election process as a side-show and distraction. Speaking unscripted, Newsom spoke...
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