The Latest: New Orleans police use tear gas on…

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called George Floyd’s killing “brutal” and criticized President Donald Trump for posing for photos while holding a Bible

Shows Of Force To Shows Of Solidarity: Ranging…

Law enforcement reaction to protests is varying agency by agency, and it highlights a call for national standards in police use of force.

Youngest Teen Accused in Tessa Majors Murder Cops…

The youngest of the boys accused of murdering Tessa Majors in a Manhattan park in December has taken a plea deal. The boy, who was 13 when he was arrested the day after Majors, a freshman at Barnard, was stabbed to death Dec. 11 in Morningside Park, on Wednesday pleaded...

This wind will knock the camera out of your hands

Stormy winds whip around this man as he films it in Little Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, on June 3.

Global stocks mixed after Wall St rises on better…

European markets have opened lower while Asian shares gained after Wall Street rose on better U.S. jobs and manufacturing data than expected

Derek Chauvin Charged With More Than Manslaughter

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison upgraded charges Wednesday against the former Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd's neck as he died, the Star Tribune reports. Derek Chauvin is now accused of second-degree murder, and three other officers at the scene are charged with aiding and abetting murder. Sen....

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Calif. wildfire: Homes burned, evacuations ordered

A grass fire burning northeast of San Francisco destroyed or damaged about a dozen homes Wednesday and prompted evacuations of several streets, fire officials said. (June 4)

UN moves toward ending UN-AU peacekeeping in…

Diplomats say the U.N. Security Council has voted unanimously to move ahead toward ending the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Sudan’s western Darfur region and replacing it with a civilian mission focusing on the country’s democratic transition

Army Says Active-Duty Troops Will Not Leave D.C…

Roughly 1,600 troops were deployed to the region to assist the National Guard in containing the protests, but they have not been utilized yet.

Mom of Floyd's Daughter Told Her: 'He Couldn't…

The mother of George Floyd's young daughter spoke out Tuesday, demanding "justice" for Floyd and for 6-year-old Gianna. "He was good, and this is the proof that he was a good man," Roxie Washington said at a news conference in Minneapolis, gesturing toward Gianna. She tells CNN she didn't know...

A stormy afternoon in Colorado

Severe thunderstorms moved over parts of Colorado on June 3, including the city of Idalia. According to the Storm Prediction Center, hail up to golf ball size were reported.

More than 100 charged with crimes but most…

California authorities are praising thousands of peaceful protesters who have thronged streets but they also have filed criminal charges against more than 100 people accused of looting and violence

Ferguson, Mo., Has Never Had a Black Mayor. Until…

Six years after protests swept through Ferguson, Mo., in response to the killing of black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer, the city is celebrating a step forward. Ella Jones, the first black woman elected to the City Council in 2015, was elected mayor on Tuesday, becoming the...

On This Day: 4 June 1998

Smashing Pumpkins released their fourth album with a rooftop concert in Paris. (June 4)

Can I get COVID-19 through my eyes or ears?

Can I get COVID-19 through my eyes or ears

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Defense Secretary Pushes Back On Trump's Policy…

In a rare move, Defense Secretary Mark Esper is speaking out publicly against proposals from President Trump.

In Manhattan, Cops Trapped Protesters on Bridge

Protests over George Floyd's death continued into a second week Tuesday night, and while the Washington Post reports tensions lessened in some US cities, others "experienced another night of chaos." In DC's Lafayette Square, where peaceful protesters had been cleared the previous evening to make way for President Trump's appearance...

Tips and tricks to help prepare for a hurricane

Preparing for a hurricane can be stressful. Here are some outside-the-box tips that can help you prepare in case one comes your way.

Epidemic of wipes and masks plague sewers, storm…

Clogs in sewers and storm water drains are increasing during the pandemic as home-bound Americans are seeking alternatives to bathroom tissue because of occasional shortages, while stepping up efforts to sanitize their dwellings and themselves

Retired Cop Allegedly Shot Dead by Looters

A retired police captain was fatally shot, apparently by looters, at a St. Louis pawn shop early Tuesday amid ongoing unrest across the US over the killings of black people at the hands of police. The death of David Dorn, 77, was reportedly streamed on Facebook Live before the video...

Pandemic plugs sewer pipes with wads of wipes

Clogs in sewers pipes are increasing during the pandemic as home-bound Americans are seeking alternatives to bathroom tissue because of occasional shortages while stepping up efforts to sanitize their dwellings and themselves. (June 4)

3 charged in slaying of Ahmaud Arbery face court…

Three Georgia men charged with murder in the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery are due in court

Democratic Governors Deny Pentagon's Request For…

Governors in New York, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Delaware rejected the Pentagon's request to send troops to Washington, D.C.

Minneapolis Public Schools Make Big Move Amid…

As the number of those arrested in protests sparked by the death of George Floyd nears 10,000 , with at least a dozen people killed amid the ongoing unrest, a big move from the school board in the city where it all started. Minneapolis public schools will no longer use...

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Experts: Summer heat may not slow spread of COVID…

The director of the National Institutes of Health said researchers have doubts that rising temperatures will slow the spread of COVID-19 this summer.

China easing airline access amid conflict with…

Chinese regulators say more foreign airlines will be allowed to fly to China as anti-coronavirus controls ease

Trump: I'm Moving the RNC

President Trump threatened to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the thousands of expected attendees weren't allowed to gather in one facility, and now he's following through, NBC reports. In a series of tweets Tuesday night, Trump said he's making the move because the state's Democratic...