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Protesters burn down Wendy’s in Atlanta where a black man was shot by police

14 June 2020, 7:12 AM

Protesters shut down a major highway in Atlanta on Saturday and set fire to a Wendy’s restaurant where a black man was shot by police as he tried to escape arrest, an incident that was caught on video and is sure to fuel more nationwide demonstrations.

Exclusive: Most Americans, including Republicans, support sweeping Democratic police reform proposals

12 June 2020, 7:05 AM

Most Americans, including a majority of President Donald Trump’s Republican Party, support sweeping law enforcement reforms such as a ban on chokeholds and racial profiling after the latest death of an African American while in police custody, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Thursday.

Exclusive: Trump administration set to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to US, sources say

3 June 2020, 4:41 PM

President Donald Trump’s administration plans to bar Chinese passenger carriers from flying to the United States starting in mid-June as it pressures Beijing to allow US air carriers to resume flights, three US and airline officials briefed on the matter told Reuters.

People walk past boarded up stores as demonstrations against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd continue, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.

Retailers already hit by coronavirus board up as U.S. protests rage

1 June 2020, 3:16 AM

Retail giant Target shuttered stores across the U.S. as retailers already reeling from closures due to the coronavirus pandemic shut stores amid protests that included looting in many U.S. cities on Sunday.

Factbox: Latest on the worldwide spread of the new coronavirus

3 May 2020, 3:23 PM

More than 3.44 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 243 015 have died, according to a Reuters tally, as of 0200 GMT on Sunday.



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