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Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey said protesters engaging in violent acts “are coming in largely from outside of the city, from outside of the region, to prey on everything we have built.”

George Floyd’s killing in Minnesota has opened the wounds of centuries of American racism.

Updates on the nationwide protests over George Floyd’s death: In DC: White House barricades were breached Saturday evening as protesters scaled Secret Service vehicles and a security booth. Police dispersed a crowd with batons and pepper spray.

In Tallahassee, Florida: A pickup truck drove into a group of protesters today. Mayor John E. Dailey said some of the protesters were injured, but none seriously, and that the driver was apprehended by police.

In Columbus, Ohio: The city was placed under a 10 pm curfew following a day of largely peaceful protests that nevertheless, at times, led to clashes with police. Other cities in Ohio saw similar protests, with thousands demonstrating across the state.

Latest updates: - 7 states and Washington, DC have called in the National Guard. - Several cities, including Atlanta, Cleveland, Denver, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Portland, Seattle, and the entire state of Minnesota are under curfews

Police use tear gas and rubber bullets in clashes with protesters around the country

Your home is still the safest place to be during this pandemic. But if you need to go out, here's how experts suggest you minimize risk for yourself and other people:

The protests will eventually end. But state-sanctioned violence against black Americans won’t.


In 1921, white mob destroyed an American neighborhood called “Black Wall Street,” murdering an estimated 300 people in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Today marks the 98th anniversary.

The former Stanford University student who sexually assaulted a woman was just released from prison after 12 weeks.

After Sandy Hook, we said never again. And then we let 1,518 mass shootings happen.

After research on gun violence in the 1990s found that firearms do not make people safer, the NRA backed a federal funding freeze on gun policy research. It's still in effect today.

A new report says that Trump urged his team to violate the law and redirect Puerto Rico's disaster assistance money to Texas and Florida instead.

Aerial images reveal a stark difference in crowd size at Trump's #inauguration  versus Obama's in 2009.

Brock Turner has been released from jail after serving only three months. Here's what he missed.

Measles is so contagious that an infected person can cough in a room, leave, and hours later, if you’re unvaccinated, you could catch the virus from the droplets in the air that person left behind. No other virus can do that.

A woman says Joe Biden sexually assaulted her in 1993. Now #TimesUpBiden  is trending.

BTS keeps coming for American charts — whether they get radio play or not.