News: National

De Blasio Promises Cuts To NYPD, Ends NYC Curfew
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Austin Horn | June 7, 2020
The call to end the curfew comes a day earlier than previously planned. De Blasio noted that most protesters had been peaceful, and admitted that the NYPD had sometimes overstepped its duty.
Trump Orders National Guard To Pull Out Of Washington
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Greg Myre | June 7, 2020
After several days of peaceful protest in the capital, the president says "everything is under perfect control." More than 5,000 guardsmen from Washington and 11 states had been called in.
Colin Powell Says He’s Voting For Biden
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Austin Horn | June 7, 2020
The former secretary of state said that President Trump's penchant to insult "anybody who dare[s] to speak against him" has always turned him off. Now, he says, more people are feeling the same way.
In A Place Of Tragedy People Resist And Find Solace
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Leila Fadel, Gabriela Saldivia | June 7, 2020
The place where George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis, is now transformed, at least temporarily, into a daily rememberance. People gather to heal, to protest and to be together.
TikTok Pivots From Dance Moves To A Racial Justice Movement
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Bobby Allyn | June 7, 2020
TikTok has become the go-to platform for youth activism over George Floyd's death and Black Lives Matter. It follows an apology from the Chinese-owned app for hiding videos related to the protests.