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New video appears to show three police officers kneeling on George Floyd

New video posted on social media appears to show three Minneapolis Police Department officers kneeling on George Floyd during his arrest. Previous video from eyewitness Darnella Frazier showed Floyd, 46, being knelt on by one officer–Derek Chauvin. CNN has not been able to locate the person who shot the new video. The new video shows…MORE

Unrest mounts across multiple US cities over the death of George Floyd

Unrest mounts across multiple US cities over the death of George Floyd

Pain and anger over the death of George Floyd spilled over into multiple cities across the country hours after the former Minneapolis officer seen in video with his knee on Floyd’s neck was arrested and charged with murder. Demonstrators funneled their anguish in cities like Atlanta, New York and Washington into chants, signs and outbreaks…MORE

In the NY Gilgo Beach killings, remains identified 20 years later

In the NY Gilgo Beach killings, remains identified 20 years later

For years in the Gilgo Beach, New York multiple victim investigation, she was “Jane Doe #6.” On Thursday, New York’s Suffolk County Police Department confirmed the remains of Valerie Mack, a 24-year-old Philadelphia mother who went missing two decades ago. Mack’s partial remains were first discovered near Long Island’s Gilgo Beach in 2000, with additional…MORE

The move used to restrain George Floyd is discouraged by most police. Here’s why

The move used to restrain George Floyd is discouraged by most police. Here’s why

George Floyd’s death has raised new questions about a potentially dangerous method of restraint: the knee-to-neck maneuver. Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, was held down with a knee as he protested that he couldn’t breathe. The FBI is investigating the incident, which drew widespread condemnation of the officers, who were fired this week, after a…MORE