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Twitter Ignites with Speculation:  Who is Lady G? (Hint: Not Gaga) And What About Those Escorts?

NYC Calmer as Buffalo Police Draw Ire for Protester Injury

By Kilian Melloy |
Twitter has blown up with allegations that a "prominent" GOP senator has been bolting the closet door shut by day with an anti-LGBTQ record... but hiring male sex workers...

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Maryland Cyclist Arrested for Assault on Teens Apologizes

Maryland Cyclist Arrested for Assault on Teens Apologizes

Jun 7
A Maryland man charged with assaulting three teenagers after a video showed him grabbing a protest flyer from one of teens is apologizing.

As Trump Blames Antifa, Protest Records Show Scant Evidence

As Trump Blames Antifa, Protest Records Show Scant Evidence

By Michael Biesecker, Michael Kunzelman, Jake Bleiberg, and Alanna Durkin Richer | Jun 7
Those charged with offenses related to looting and property destruction — such as arson, burglary and theft — often had past criminal records. They were overwhelmingly local residents taking advantage of the chaos.

Prosecutor: 2 Buffalo Police Charged with Assault in Shoving

Prosecutor: 2 Buffalo Police Charged with Assault in Shoving

By Jake Steiner | Jun 7
Two Buffalo police officers were charged with assault Saturday, prosecutors said, after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester in recent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd.

Massive, Peaceful Protests Across U.S. Demand Police Reform

Massive, Peaceful Protests Across U.S. Demand Police Reform

By Steve Sloan, Justin Pritchard, and Tom Foreman, Jr. | Jun 7
Massive demonstrations against racism and police brutality filled some of the nation's cityscapes Saturday, with tens of thousands of people marching peacefully in scenes that were more often festive than tense.

Kansas Rep. Watkins Faces Attacks Labeling Him GOP Impostor

Kansas Rep. Watkins Faces Attacks Labeling Him GOP Impostor

By John Hanna | Jun 7
A freshman Kansas congressman who has toed the conservative line and steadfastly defended President Donald Trump nevertheless is battling accusations that he's an impostor in a tough Republican primary race.

Prosecutors Seek Right Mix of Charges in George Floyd Case

Prosecutors Seek Right Mix of Charges in George Floyd Case

By Michael Tarm | Jun 6
Prosecutors know they must bring the right charges underpinned by sound legal logic if they hope to convict a Minnesota officer in Floyd's May 25 death.

Mayor Downplays Rough Police Treatment of NYC Protesters

Mayor Downplays Rough Police Treatment of NYC Protesters

By Michael R. Sisak | Jun 6
Another day of protests brought more examples of New York City officials downplaying or denying the police department's rough treatment of protesters — even when it was caught on video.

Trump Jabs Maine's Democratic Governor; She Hits Back

Trump Jabs Maine's Democratic Governor; She Hits Back

By Jill Colvin and Patrick Whittle | Jun 6
President Donald Trump on Friday laced into Maine's Democratic governor for not moving quickly enough to reopen the state's economy. She corrected the record.

Texas GOP Condemns George Floyd Posts by Its Local Leaders

Texas GOP Condemns George Floyd Posts by Its Local Leaders

By Paul J. Weber | Jun 6
Three promoted a Facebook post suggesting George Floyd's death was staged. Another shared a Martin Luther King Jr. quote over a picture of a banana. All of them are local GOP leaders in Texas.

Shouts of Solidarity for Black Reporter Pulled from Protests

Shouts of Solidarity for Black Reporter Pulled from Protests

By Andrew Dalton | Jun 6
A black reporter from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was told she could not cover the city's protests over the death of George Floyd because of a tweet. That move unleashed a tidal wave of support.

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