AP PHOTOS: A weekend of protests in America

Chicago Shuts Down Public Transit, Cuts Off…

Chicago is under a curfew, and leaders have moved the National Guard into the city to stop peaceful protests from growing violent again.

In Impromptu Talk to Family, a Chief's Sign of…

Fired Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin is facing murder charges . But what about the other three officers present during the arrest of George Floyd? During an impromptu interview on CNN , Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo suggested they may be facing legal trouble, too, reports Forbes . "Silence and inaction—you’re complicit,” Arradondo...

US astronauts make it to International Space…

SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft docked at the International Space Station on May 31, after taking off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on May 30.

Louisville police and soldiers return fire…

Louisville's police chief says officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing the city’s curfew returned fire, killing a man, when someone in a large group fired at them

New Influx of Whistleblower Filings the 'Tip of…

While the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc on the economy, it's brought business to one particular group: lawyers for whistleblowers, who've been coming forward in increasing numbers since the pandemic hit. Per an SEC spokesman, the agency received 4,000 or so whistleblower complaints from the middle of March through...

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ShowBiz Minute: Floyd, Christo, Royals

Celebrities including Jamie Foxx, John Cusack and Machine Gun Kelly take to the streets to condemn killings of black people at the hands of police; Christo, artist known for massive, fleeting displays, dies; Queen Elizabeth II was seen in public on Sunday for the first time since the U.K's lockdown was introduced. (June 1)

Semi driver arrested after rolling into…

Authorities say the driver of a semitrailer who rolled into the midst of thousands of people marching on a closed Minneapolis freeway over the death of George Floyd has been arrested on suspicion of assault

Some Criticize President Trump's Response to…

Local leaders say the president is dividing the nation rather than working to calm it.

As Ky. Cops Cleared Protest, Shots Fired; 1 Dead

A man was shot and killed by police in Louisville, Ky., early Monday after a night of violent protests there for George Floyd . WLKY reports the shooting took place around 12:15am, with the Louisville Metro Police Department saying that shots were fired at police officers first. LMPD Chief Steve...

9 dead as tropical storm whips through El Salvador

Nine people were killed as Tropical Storm Amanda battered El Salvador. Residents evacuated their homes as the storm flooded neighborhoods and destroyed homes.

US heads into a new week shaken by violence and…

After six straight days of unrest, America heads into a new work week with neighborhoods in shambles, urban streets on lockdown and political leaders struggling to control the coast-to-coast outpouring of rage over police killings of black people

One Arrested NYC Protester Has an Unusual Address

The NYPD arrested nearly 350 people in the George Floyd protests Saturday night, and one of them provided an address of 181 East End Ave., reports ABC7 . The reason that's unusual? It just happens to be Gracie Mansion, the mayor's residence. As it turns out, the 25-year-old daughter of Mayor...

On This Day: 1 June 2008

In 2008, a fire broke out at Universal Studios Hollywood, damaging film sets and music recordings. (June 1)

The Latest: Berlin protest of Floyd death marks…

Protests against the death of George Floyd have continued for a third day in Berlin, though the gathering outside the U.S. embassy Monday was significantly smaller than earlier rallies

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Nike Ad Urges People To Speak Up About Racism

Nike's "Don't Do It" ad says "Don't turn your back on racism."

YouTube Star Embroiled in Controversy Over…

YouTube star Jake Paul on Sunday denied reports that he participated in looting an Arizona mall during protests against the death of George Floyd. The Guardian reports Paul was seen on video at the mall Saturday night as rioters looted and vandalized it. Forbes says some of the footage was...

River rages as storm strikes Guatemala

The Los Esclavos River raged through Cuilapa, Guatemala, on May 31, as Tropical Storm Amanda lashed the island.

Deadly police raid fuels call to end 'no knock…

The gunfire that killed a black woman and wounded one of the plainclothes police detectives who crashed through her front door has fueled a debate over so-called no-knock warrants

2 Cops Fired After Pulling Students From Car Amid…

The Atlanta police officers caught on video pulling two college students out of a car amid protests in the city Saturday night, tasing one and arresting both, have now been fired. Investigators Mark Gardner and Ivory Streeter allegedly pulled the man and woman out of the car after first directing...

Tanker truck drives into crowd in Minneapolis

Officials in Minnesota say no protesters appear to have been hit after a semitrailer drove into a crowd demonstrating on a freeway near downtown Minneapolis. (June 1)

Use of force criticized in protests about police…

As protests grip the nation, officers have doused crowds with pepper spray, struck protesters with batons, steered police cars into throngs and shoved demonstrators

NYC Mayor Defends Police After NYPD Cruiser…

Mayor De Blasio says the protesters presented officers with "an absolutely impossible situation."

Tanker Truck Drives Into Crowd of Protesters on…

There were reports across the nation of shopping malls, strip centers, and other retailers shutting down early Sunday amid widespread threats of looting and riots as protesters continued to demonstrate against the death of George Floyd while in police custody. Some stores, including Whole Foods, were also adjusting hours to...

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Raging river reaching up to the tree leaves

The San Jose River overflowed near Chiquimula, Guatemala, on May 31, resulting in a dangerous, fast-flowing current.

Mass gatherings, erosion of trust upend…

Health experts are concerned that protests erupting across the nation and the law enforcement response to them will upend efforts to track and contain the spread of coronavirus just as those efforts were finally getting underway

Here's the Curfew Situation

Cities are reimposing curfews as they prepare for another round of "I Can't Breathe" protests, NBC News reports. CNN notes that over 20 cities have established curfews and roughly 5,000 National Guard members have been activated in 15 states and Washington, DC. Texas and Virginia have also declared states...