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May 29, 2020 - 7:40 am
A CNN crew was arrested live on air as they covered the unrest in Minneapolis on Friday morning. Correspondent Omar Jimenez was among those arrested by Minnesota State Patrol shortly after 5 a.m. local time (6 a.m. ET). Jimenez was giving a report on CNN’s “New Day” when he was handcuffed and led...
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May 29, 2020 - 7:18 am
As the protests over the death of George Floyd entered their third day, it extended into St. Paul, downtown Minneapolis and surrounding suburbs well into the night. Arbys. We had the meats. pic.twitter.com/oWp6ZdjKda — ZΛY ⓥ (@Sekou_SZN) May 29, 2020 The day started looking at the destruction done...
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May 29, 2020 - 6:59 am
As Starbucks locations across the country begin to reopen their doors, coffee lovers everywhere smile at the thought of a bit of normalcy returning to their lives. Some baristas, however, may not be smiling so much. Some Starbucks employees are wondering if the reopening measures put into place at...
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May 29, 2020 - 5:59 am
The prom must go on! After Rachel Chapman’s high school prom in North Carolina was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic , the adorable seven-year-old she babysits decided to organize his own mini-celebration for her. With the help of his mother, Curtis Rogers planned the entire bash in the...
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May 29, 2020 - 5:29 am
Heroes meeting heroes. A nurse working on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic finally reunited with the NYC firefighter who pulled her out of a burning building nearly forty years ago. When Deirdre Taylor, a Virginia-based nurse, traveled to New York to help treat COVID-19 patients, she...
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May 29, 2020 - 4:59 am
A woman in South Florida claims she lost her life savings when she was targeted in a coronavirus scam. Erica Reyes says crooks who claimed to be from the Social Security Administration tricked her out of her full life savings, according to Local 10 , an ABC affiliate in Miami. “Just a little over $...
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May 28, 2020 - 11:06 pm
Minneapolis Police's third precinct building has been overtaken by protesters and set on fire. From Minneapolis Police: Shortly after 10:00 pm tonight, in the interest of the safety of our personnel, the Minneapolis Police Department evacuated the 3rd Precinct of its staff. Protesters forcibly...
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May 28, 2020 - 7:02 pm
(WBBM NEWSRADIO) — The coronavirus pandemic could bring about the rise of the robots in the retail space. Steven Keith Platt is the director and research fellow at the Platt Retail Institute in Hinsdale, Illinois. He tells the WBBM Noon Business Hour that robots would take on menial tasks. "They...
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May 28, 2020 - 4:43 pm
Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was seen in the now-infamous video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, had at least 12 conduct complaints against him . During his 19-year career, Chauvin was involved in multiple shootings. In 2006, alleged suspect Wayne Reyes was shot several times...
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May 28, 2020 - 3:54 pm
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) is calling for police reform after there has been scrutiny in her role as a prosecutor in the past. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) is calling for police reform after there has been scrutiny in her role as a prosecutor in the past. Numerous reports have stated that in her...
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