Push for police reform stutters ahead of U.S. election

World / Politics Oct 30, 2020

Push for police reform stutters ahead of U.S. election

Thomas Waltower, a computer coding trainer in Minneapolis, had hoped that outrage over the killing of African American George Floyd in the city in May would force an overhaul of the police. But "it started off with a big push; and now it's quiet," he ...

Protests demand answers after LA cops kill Black man in altercation

World Sep 2, 2020

Protests demand answers after LA cops kill Black man in altercation

Protesters demanded answers on Tuesday as they gathered in a south Los Angeles neighborhood where sheriff's deputies shot and killed a Black man during a violent confrontation the previous day. The man, identified as 29-year-old Dijon Kizzee, was riding his bicycle when deputies tried to ...