Tag: MINNEAPOLIS

Crews work again to reopen George Floyd Square to traffic

Crews returned to a Minneapolis intersection where a memorial to George Floyd was assembled after his death last year and worked to reopen it to...

Protest erupts again over man killed by Minnesota deputies

Protesters faced off with officers in Minneapolis early Saturday over the shooting death of a Black man by members of a U.S. Marshals task force...

Floyd: Expert: Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs

George Floyd died of a lack of oxygen from the way he was held down by police, a retired forensic pathologist testified Friday at former...

Black Lives Matter: should tech companies remain apolitical?

It’s also a question for us, a tech media outlet that could be criticized for talking about something that doesn’t directly concern us. But the...

Hackers and hucksters reinvigorate ‘Anonymous’ brand amid protests

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The amorphous internet activist movement known as Anonymous staged an online resurgence in the past week on the back of real-world...

Trump backpedals after ‘shooting’ threat to Minneapolis protesters

(In May 29 story, corrects wording of Trump tweet in second paragraph; changes headline) By Steve Holland and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President...

Trump backpedals after ‘shooting’ threat to Minneapolis rioters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday tried to walk back a Twitter threat to respond with deadly force to three days of...

Trump threatens ‘shooting’ response to Minneapolis riot over police killing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Friday to stop looters in Minneapolis with deadly military force, after that city weathered a third...

Twitter hides Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

(Reuters) – Twitter hid a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump behind a warning for the first time on Friday, accusing him of breaking its...