Adrian Florido

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Minneapolis Has Announced $27 Million Settlement With Family Of George Floyd

Friday, March 12, 2021

The city of Minneapolis has announced a $27 million civil settlement with the family of George Floyd over Floyd's death at the hands of police officers last spring, one of the largest in U.S. history.

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Jury Selection Begins For The Trial Of Derek Chauvin

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

After delays, jury selection has begun for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former police officer charged with murder in the killing of George Floyd.

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Trial Begins Monday For Ex-Minn. Officer Accused Of Killing George Floyd

Monday, March 08, 2021

Minneapolis is on edge with jury section set to begin in the trial of Derek Chauvin. He's the former police officer charged with murder in the killing of George Floyd.

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Minneapolis On Edge As Chauvin Trial Is Set To Open

Sunday, March 07, 2021

Minneapolis prepares for jury selection in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin, accused in the death of George Floyd last spring.

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In A Los Angeles Park, Worrying Signs Of Rising Homelessness

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

As the pandemic continues to take its economic toll, signs point to more people slipping into homelessness. In one Los Angeles park, this is becoming more visible every day.

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LA's New District Attorney Earns Pushback And Praise Over Justice Reforms

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Los Angeles voters elected a progressive reformer to be county district attorney. George Gascón has moved quickly to upend how the nation's largest local prosecutor's office administers justice.

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Puerto Rico's Governor Declares State Of Emergency Over Gender Violence

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Puerto Rico Gov. Pedro Pierluisi has declared a state of emergency over gender violence on the island. Human rights activists have been seeking such a declaration for years.

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Los Angeles Voters On Their Hopes For New Administration

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Some Los Angeles voters hope that President Biden will be quick to condemn the kind of racism and anti-immigrant sentiments that former President Donald Trump brought out in many of his supporters.

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City Across The U.S. Hold Virtual MLK Day Celebrations

Monday, January 18, 2021

Most of the annual Martin Luther King Day celebrations were canceled due to the pandemic. But after a year dominated by racial turmoil, many cities decided to commemorate the holiday virtually.

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Puerto Rico Swears In A New Governor Who Inherits Multiple Crises

Saturday, January 02, 2021

Pedro Pierluisi takes office amid the island's ongoing efforts to claw itself out of an economic crunch and recover from natural disasters.

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Many Hispanic And Black People Say They Are Skeptical About COVID-19 Vaccine

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Latinos and African Americans are among those most likely to express skepticism about the coronavirus vaccine. Efforts are underway to change their minds.

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Milwaukee Is A Microcosm Of Biden's Challenge On Police Accountability

Monday, December 07, 2020

In Milwaukee, Black leaders want the Biden administration to revive the federal government's police accountability efforts nationwide. The racial justice movement has shifted the political landscape.

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Black Voters Say They Will Hold Biden To His Promise To Have Their Back

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Joe Biden credited African Americans with helping him win the election and said he'll have their back. Black voters say they plan to hold him to that promise.

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From Jubilation To Dismay, A Divided Nation Reacts To Biden's Victory

Saturday, November 07, 2020

It took only seconds after Joe Biden was declared the winner over President Trump for a divided country's relief, frustration, anger and joy to begin spilling into the streets.

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In Puerto Rico, Young Voters Are Trying To Shake Up Traditional Party Politics

Monday, November 02, 2020

Politicians have spent decades fighting over statehood but many young voters think it's time to focus on rebuilding a decimated island instead.

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Young Puerto Ricans See Governor's Election As A Chance For A Change

Monday, November 02, 2020

Puerto Ricans will vote for a new governor Tuesday following four years of economic and social turmoil. Many young people see the election as a chance to plot a better path forward.

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Black Lives Matter Activists Push To Vote Out Los Angeles Prosecutor

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

In Los Angeles, Black Lives Matter activists are taking energy from the streets to the ballot box to oppose the reelection of a district attorney who faces pressure over police accountability.

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Why Kentucky's Black Attorney General Faces Scorn From Black Activists

Monday, September 28, 2020

Attorney General Daniel Cameron, who is Black, made his race central to the story of his political rise. Many Black people criticize his decision not to file charges in Breonna Taylor's death.

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Breonna Taylor's Family Speaks Out After Grand Jury's Decision

Friday, September 25, 2020

The family of Breonna Taylor spoke publicly on Friday for the first time since a Kentucky grand jury declined to indict any of the officers directly in her death.

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Louisville Officers Shot During Unrest Over Jury Decision In The Breonna Taylor Case

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Two police officers in Louisville, Ky., were shot Wednesday night as protests intensified following a grand jury decision not to charge any officers in the death of Breonna Taylor.

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