With the Twin Cities already tense with the trial of the officer charged with murdering George Floyd, police now say that a suburban officer meant to fire her taser when she fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop. https://t.co/JbNf7hCdBb
This excellent @PatriciaMazzei story on Gov. Ron DeSantis’s political rise has lots of interesting details, not the least of which is that he was apparently a standout baseball player in his pre dad bod days. https://t.co/KbHXLUQvCy
The suburb of West St. Paul has ruled a Black Lives Matter mural on a fence violates city code & must go. That’s disappointed some locals w/the community tense over the outcome of the Derek Chauvin trial. @Giuliamcdnr reports https://t.co/JVcYnFssIr
Our society doesn’t make it easy for people with intellectual disabilities to find work, careers, financial stability.
Clint and Teri found an opportunity — and each other — at their local grocery store.
How it was all shattered:
Michigan’s governor is in a bind. Covid cases are way up. The president isn’t sending extra vaccines. And imposing more restrictions feels politically untenable. https://t.co/7eaWmQK2qL With @juliebosman.
Reporting on race in America can be a difficult task, but @nytimes reporter @jeligon sees it as a responsibility to ignite conversations on issues that affect underrepresented communities.
Here’s the story behind his reporting: https://t.co/LEOZ1qsFQn
Clint Ponsford watched as the gunman shot people down in the parking lot & then go into the store, right toward where his girlfriend was. He ran to safety & then anxiously waited to hear from her. This @jackhealyNYT story will tear your heart out https://t.co/cIK7rvTnBj
The trial of Derek Chauvin is now focusing on the medical nuances of what caused George Floyd's death. Read @sherifink's sharp story on this tricky topic if you want to understand it. https://t.co/8MC5T2pdZT
NEW: A toxicologist testified that it is common for DWI suspects who used fentanyl to have higher levels of the drug in their blood than George Floyd did when he died.
Derek Chauvin's lawyer has argued that Mr. Floyd overdosed.
(w/ @mariecfazio) https://t.co/5gIz9jmXzJ
On today’s Daily: Senior police officials are condemning his actions and bystanders are recounting the trauma of having witnessed his actions.
The prosecution’s case so far in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin.
I spoke with @jeligon in Minneapolis.
With John's departure, we are looking for a national correspondent to cover race in America. It's hard to think of a more fascinating and important job in our newsroom. More details here: https://t.co/GiNVXzlNhT
The Islamic State has claimed credit for a growing number of attacks by extremist militants in Africa.
But does the international terrorist group really have a strong foothold in the continent? A thread 1/x
EVEN MORE EXCITING NEWS: @NYTNational is looking for a reporter to cover the most important topic in America: race! Please apply and reach out if you have any questions. It is undoubtedly one of the best jobs in journalism! https://t.co/WNmoR2z9J5