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Police begin to clear demonstrators gather as they protest the death of George Floyd, Monday, June 1, 2020, near the White House in Washington. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) 

Protesters allege Trump, Barr, Esper, and other officials unlawfully conspired to violate their constitutional rights

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The Rev. Al Sharpton speaks at a memorial service for George Floyd at North Central University Thursday, June 4, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) 

The service is was first in a series of memorials set for three cities over six days

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 Prosecutors are charging former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin accused of pressing his knee against George Floyd’s neck with second-degree murder

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This undated file photo provided by Christopher Harris shows George Floyd. (Christopher Harris via AP, File) 

A separate autopsy commissioned for Floyd’s family concluded that he died of asphyxiation due to neck and back compression

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Amanda Barrett shares the anger, exhaustion and heartbreak of reporting on US society as a black journalist

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In this Monday, May 25, 2020, frame from video provided by Darnella Frazier, a Minneapolis officer kneels on the neck of a handcuffed man who was pleading that he could not breathe in Minneapolis. (Darnella Frazier via AP) 

Derek Chauvin was charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter today, four days after the death of George Floyd

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(AP Photo/John Minchillo) 

Among Thursday night's casualties was a Minneapolis police station that demonstrators torched after the department abandoned it

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Captain Remoshay Nelson (Photo Courtesy of USAF Thunderbirds) 

Captain Remoshay Nelson credits her parents’ support and her time at Howard University with her desire to actually live the life she imagined

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A protester is doused with milk after exposure to tear gas outside the Minneapolis Police 3rd Precinct. (Carlos Gonzalez/Star Tribune via AP) 

The protests that began late Wednesday and stretched into Thursday morning were the most destructive yet since the death of George Floyd, who was seen on video gasping for breath as an officer kneeled on his neck.

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Troy Vincent, the NFL’s executive vice president of football operations  

In an expansion of its Rooney Rule, teams must now also interview at least one minority candidate for coordinator openings and one external candidate for positions in teams’ front offices.

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