Alessandro Biascioli/iStockBY: MARK OSBORNE AND BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (CHICAGO) — The police officer who opened fire on an unarmed Black couple in Illinois, killing a 19-year-old and seriously injuring his girlfriend, has been fired. The Waukegan, Illinois, officer, who has still not been named, was fired late Friday, according to Waukegan Chief of Police […]

BlakeDavidTaylor/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) — A self-described member of the ‘Boogaloo Bois’ has been charged with participating in a riot after he allegedly shot 13 rounds from an AK-47 style assault rifle into a Minneapolis Police Department building during the civil unrest following the death of George Floyd in late May. Ivan […]

kali9/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News (ROCHESTER, N.Y.) — Investigators in Rochester, New York, are offering up to $10,000 for information on a September shooting that killed two teenagers and injured more than a dozen others. Police announced the reward alongside grieving families on Thursday, urging witnesses to come forward with any information that might lead […]

FILE – On this Sept. 30, 2020, file picture, Australian Cardinal George Pell waves as he arrives at Rome’s worldwide airport in Fiumicino. Australian state police stated Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 it was not investigating the switch of cash from the Vatican to Australia, throwing doubt on Italian media hypothesis that it is likely to […]

WLS-TVBy BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (WAUKEGAN, Ill.) — The mayor of Waukegan, Illinois, made an emotional plea for residents to stay calm after police opened fire on a car occupied by an unarmed young Black couple, killing one and wounding the other. Mayor Sam Cunningham said he is close personal friends with the grieving families […]

kali9/iStockBy HALEY YAMADA, ABC News (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) — A Rhode Island man was in a coma Wednesday after his moped crashed during a police chase earlier this week, sparking protests. Authorities are investigating whether Jhamal Gonsalves’ moped was struck by a Providence police vehicle just before crashing on Sunday. Video before the crash occurred showed […]

Pakistani police have arrested the son-in-law of the country’s exiled former Nawaz Sharif after he led a crowd in chanting against the military at the tomb of the country’s founder By MUHAMMAD FAROOQ Associated Press October 19, 2020, 12:05 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KARACHI, Pakistan — Pakistani […]

Mona Hardin, the mother of Ronald Greene. (ABC News)By ANTHONY RIVAS, ABC News (NEW YORK) — It’s been over a year since Ronald Greene died in an incident with the Louisiana State Police that’s become the focus of a federal civil rights investigation, but his mother said thinking about it takes her “right back to […]

Courtesy of Ben Crump LawBy ALEX PEREZ and MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS) — A judge accepted a motion in the murder case of George Floyd to enter into the record body camera footage of an encounter Floyd had with Minneapolis police last year. Judge Peter Cahill accepted the motion by former officer Thomas Lane’s attorney […]

Mfotophile/iStockBy JULIA JACOBO, ABC News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Authorities in San Francisco are searching for a ring-tailed lemur named Maki who was stolen from the he city’s zoo. The San Francisco Zoo announced on Wednesday that Maki was discovered missing from the Lipman Family Lemur Forest that morning. The 21-year-old male lemur is ” highly […]

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