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Buffalo Bills’ Cole Beasley says he’d rather retire than get Covid-19 vaccine

Buffalo Bills’ Cole Beasley says he’d rather retire than get Covid-19 vaccine

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley, in a challenge to the National Football League’s new Covid-19 training camp and preseason protocols, tweeted that he’d rather retire than get a vaccine. “Everyone — Hi, I’m Cole Beasley and I’m not vaccinated!,” he wrote in a post Friday that he called a “Public Service Announcement.” “I will…MORE

George Floyd statues unveiled as cities celebrate Juneteenth

George Floyd statues unveiled as cities celebrate Juneteenth

It was a quick turnaround for federal employers to recognize Juneteenth as a new federal holiday. But some cities were ready with new statues honoring George Floyd, whose killing by police in Minneapolis last year sparked a nationwide racial justice movement. In New York City, Terrence Floyd, George Floyd’s brother, unveiled a six-foot statue in…MORE

Arizona police shoot suspect who struck multiple cyclists with vehicle

Arizona police shoot suspect who struck multiple cyclists with vehicle

Police in Show Low, Arizona, on Saturday shot a suspect who they say struck multiple cyclists with a vehicle during a bicycle race. According to the Show Low Police Department, seven victims were taken to the hospital, including one who was transported via air. Of the other six, four are in critical condition and two…MORE

Head-on bus crash leaves three people dead, multiple injured

Three people died and multiple people were injured when an SUV hit a transit bus head-on in Georgetown County, South Carolina. The three people who were killed include the two SUV occupants and one person from the bus, who are not being identified at this time. At least one person was transported via helicopter to…MORE

Police identify man whose body parts were found in two Minneapolis locations

Police identify man whose body parts were found in two Minneapolis locations

Minneapolis police say they have identified a man whose remains were found in separate locations in the city this week. Remains of Adam Richard Johnson, 36, believed to be of Minneapolis, were found in two locations roughly two blocks apart in a northeastern section of the city Thursday, police said Friday. The manner and cause…MORE

At least 5 people injured in separate shootings in Colorado Springs, police say

At least 5 people injured in separate shootings in Colorado Springs, police say

At least five people were injured Friday night in two separate shootings less than a mile apart in Colorado Springs, Colorado, police said. The first shooting involved “a disturbance between two known groups” at a mall carnival, where three juveniles were transported to a hospital, the Colorado Springs Police Department said in a series of…MORE

US law enforcement ‘very nervous’ about proactive policing as gun violence soars

A team of Portland Police Bureau officers that responded to the city’s violent summer of protests has disbanded because of what their union called a “politically driven” decision to indict a member on criminal charges. “Unfortunately, this decorated public servant has been caught in the crossfire of agenda-driven city leaders and a politicized criminal justice…MORE

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