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Report: Capitol Police Leadership, Equipment Deficiencies Hampered Jan. 6 Response

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| The watchdog review also found that some advance intelligence offered a "more alarming" warning ahead of the day's events.

Rusten Sheskey, Kenosha Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake, Will Not Face Discipline

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"Officer Sheskey was found to have been acting within policy," Kenosha, Wis., police Chief Daniel Miskinis said Tuesday, adding that he knows "some will not be pleased with the outcome."

Park Police Officer Who Provided Backup Testifies In Derek Chauvin Trial

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Chauvin's attorney said the footage from Officer Peter Chang's bodycam would show how another officer reacted to events as well as reflect bystanders' reactions to what they were seeing.

Expert Testifies Chauvin's Actions Were Justified And In Line With Policies

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Defense witness Barry Brodd, a former police officer and use-of-force expert, told the court that the defendant, Derek Chauvin, followed his training as he pinned down George Floyd with his knee.

Biden To Make Historic Census Director Pick With Latinx Statistician Rob Santos

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If confirmed by the Senate, Robert Santos, president of the American Statistical Association, would be the bureau's first permanent director of color overseeing the national count and major surveys.

Passenger In George Floyd's Car Testifies In Derek Chauvin Trial

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Shawanda Hill said she was with George Floyd when an officer drew a gun outside the car. Floyd grabbed the wheel and said, "Please, please don't kill me, please, please don't shoot me," she recalled.

Millions Flock To Hindu Festival Amid Coronavirus Spike

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Hindu pilgrims are traveling to bathe in the Ganges River to wipe out their sins.

Chauvin Trial Judge Denies Request For Jury Sequestration After Police Shooting

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Judge Peter Cahill said the jury would be sequestered beginning next week when closing arguments are expected to start.

Jurors In Chauvin Trial Have Security Escort, Are Partially Sequestered

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When jurors report for duty each morning in Derek Chauvin's trial, they do so as a group, escorted into the courthouse building by sheriff's deputies.