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Protesters assemble in Detroit after police shoot and kill man who officers say shot at them first

Police arrested at least eight protesters, who allegedly threw rocks and bottles.

‘Blood on his hands’: In scathing obituary, woman blames governor for her father’s covid-19 death

Kristin Urquiza wrote that her father, who was Mexican American, died because of “the carelessness of the politicians who continue to jeopardize the health of brown bodies” amid a pandemic.

Covid-19 death toll for people of color under 65 twice that for white counterparts, CDC says

About 30 percent of people of color under 65 died, compared to 13 percent of their white counterparts, according to CDC's most in-depth analysis to date of covid-19 deaths in the U.S.

Supreme Court says nearly half of Oklahoma is an Indian reservation. What’s next?

Legal experts say the landmark ruling could impact tribal disputes for decades to come.

Minneapolis police officers say they are suffering from PTSD after George Floyd protests

Lawyer representing more than 150 officers says many can’t continue working and plan to leave the force at a time of increased violence in the city.

Trump administration admitting fewer persecuted Christian refugees

Numbers cited by World Relief and Open Doors USA show that fewer Christians from the 50 countries where Christians face the most persecution were admitted to the United States in President Trump’s first three years in office combined than in 2016 alone.

Judge blocks federal execution after victims’ relatives oppose carrying it out during pandemic 

The relatives argued that attending the execution of Daniel Lewis Lee could put their health at risk.

A racial reckoning arrived at West Point, where being black is a ‘beautifully painful experience’

The country's racial reckoning now includes the U.S. Military Academy, among the most isolated and traditions-bound institutions in the nation.

Trump says he’s ‘looking at’ pardoning Roger Stone ahead of prison term

With the latest comments, the president continued to build suspense over whether he will intervene on behalf of his longtime confidant.

Tropical Storm Fay is deluging Mid-Atlantic coast

As of Friday at 5 p.m., it had made landfall just north-northeast of Atlantic City, the National Hurricane Center wrote. Heavy rain from the storm was drenching New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, and southeastern New York after causing flooding along the Delmarva Coast earlier in the day.

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