U.S. President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet with his top law enforcement officer behind closed doors on Monday as cities nationwide awoke from a smoldering weekend of violent protests over race and policing in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday called for a national ban on chokeholds and excessive force by police and said he was concerned violent protests triggered by the death of an unarmed black man in Minneapolis could hinder New York City’s reopening.
Gilead Sciences Inc on Monday reported that its antiviral drug remdesivir provided a modest benefit in patients with moderate COVID-19 given a five-day course of the treatment, while those who received the medicine for 10 days in the study did not fare as well.
With cities across the United States in turmoil over the death of George Floyd, a U.S. lawmaker plans to introduce legislation this week to eliminate a legal doctrine that protects police officers from being sued for illegal and unconstitutional acts.
An active duty military police battalion consisting of 200 to 250 military personnel is now in the process of deploying to Washington, DC
On Sunday night, Yankton joined nationwide protests following the death of Minneapolis resident George Floyd.
Militia group aids local police in defending historic Texas icon
Both the states of South Dakota and Nebraska have activated the National Guard after protests turned violent over the weekend.
The Vermillion and Yankton Hy-Vee stores will be giving out some tasty treats today.
U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday after a strong showing last month, as investors turned cautious amid country-wide protests over race and a flare-up in tensions between Washington and Beijing.
On Monday, health officials confirmed 41 additional COVID-19 cases in South Dakota, bringing the statewide total to more than 5,000; however, the number of new recoveries outpaced the number of new cases.
The Gavins Point Project campgrounds operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are back up and running.
Following more than a month of closure, Bon Homme County officials have re-opened the Courthouse to the public.
In 2014, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection drone experiencing a mechanical failure was deliberately drowned in the ocean off San Diego.
CFOIC, journalism groups decry law enforcement targeting of reporters and photographers during George Floyd protests
Our organizations, like the general public, fully expect that any officers, troopers or guard soldiers who are found to have engaged in such violations of First Amendment rights will be appropriately disciplined.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock said Monday that the weekend curfew aimed at dispersing protests against police brutality will be extended throughout the week.
The United States is considering the option of welcoming people from Hong Kong, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in remarks released on Monday, in response to China’s push to impose national security legislation in the former British colony.
Logan County Sheriff’s Department released a notification for a convicted sex offender on Monday 6/1
Johnson County Offices re-opened on 6/1
Terry Allen Harris was arrested on 5/30 without incident for failing to register as a sex offender
Emilio Cortez and Jessica Waddill charged in connection with the 2018 death of Dewane Ledbetter
Boniface Ramos arrested on 5/26 for possession of stolen handgun and stolen motorcycle
The St. Lucie County Aquarium, featuring the Smithsonian Marine Ecosystems Exhibit, and the Regional History Center will reopen to the public by appointment only starting Wednesday, June 3 with precautions to protect the public and staff from the spread of COVID-19.
8 people were transported to the hospital following a two vehicle accident Friday in Webb City south of Ozark
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer on Monday moved to further reopen the Midwest state’s economy, largely rescinding a stay-at- home order in place since March and allowing retailers and restaurants to open back up over the next week.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision expected in the coming weeks on the fate of the young immigrants known as “Dreamers” could cause an election-year headache for President Donald Trump – even if he wins the legal battle.
The FBI said on Saturday that its top lawyer, Dana Boente, had announced his resignation as the agency faces scrutiny over its investigations of former staffers and supporters of President Donald Trump.
Clark County recorded 62 new cases of COVID-19 and three additional deaths over the preceding day, according to data posted Monday by the Southern Nevada Health District.
President Donald Trump unleashed heavy criticism for several U.S. governors Monday for allowing rioting and looting in their states, describing them as weak.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s effort to regulate social media companies’ content decisions may face an uphill battle from regulators who have previously said they cannot oversee the conduct of internet firms.
U.S. manufacturing activity eased off an 11-year low in May, the strongest sign yet that the worst of the economic downturn was behind as businesses reopen, though the recovery from the COVID-19 crisis could take years because of high unemployment.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) reacted to the arrest of his daughter, Chiara, at a protest hotspot that had descended into rioting in response to the death of George Floyd, a black man who died in police custody in Minneapolis.
World Health Organization (WHO) head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus praised on Monday the United States’ “immense” contribution to global health and urged a continuation of good ties despite President Donald Trump’s move to quit the U.N. body.
Sick with pneumonia, agitated and confused, Johnny Leija refused to return to his hospital room.
China said on Monday U.S. attempts to harm Chinese interests will be met with firm countermeasures, criticising a U.S. decision to begin ending special treatment for Hong Kong as well as actions against Chinese students and companies.
About 100 people gathered to protest Sunday night near Downtown Summerlin, while another protest against police brutality was happening on the Strip.
Free physicals will be offered to our youth from June 1 to September 30 this year! These physicals are for students who need sports physicals and school entry physicals.
Las Vegas leaders said Sunday evening they stand in solidarity with those peacefully protesting in the name of the late George Floyd.
Following the trend of the previous two days in Las Vegas, Black Lives Matter protests that began peacefully eventually turned violent on Sunday.
Reno officials on Sunday said video of the Saturday night melee in which rock-throwing rioters damaged public buildings and private businesses in Nevada’s third-largest city would help investigators identify, pursue and arrest more of those responsible.
More than 50 Secret Service officers have been injured on Sunday evening so far, a senior official reportedly told Fox News.