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FILE - In this June 27, 2020, file photo, demonstrators carry a giant placard during a rally and march over the death of Elijah McClain outside the police department in Aurora, Colo. The parents of McClain, a 23-year-old Black man who died after officers in suburban Denver stopped him on the street last year and put him in a chokehold, sued police and medical officials Tuesday, Aug. 11. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
Parents of Elijah McClain sue Colorado police over his deathThe parents of a 23-year-old Black man who died after officers in suburban Denver stopped him on the street last year and put him in a chokehold have sued police and medical officials
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A group of people survey the damage to Buccaneer Arena from the building's lobby after a strong thunderstorm with high winds blew through the Des Moines metro on Monday, Aug. 10. 2020, in Urbandale, Iowa. (Kelsey Kremer/The Des Moines Register via AP  )
1 dead after powerful storm leaves devastation in MidwestHundreds of thousands across the Midwest remained without power after a powerful storm packing 100 mph winds battered the region
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Zach Gershman, a Penn State sophomore, poses for a photograph in his basement studio, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Philadelphia. Gershman lost a paid summer internship covering The Northwoods collegiate baseball league for local Fox Sports affiliates in the Midwest. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Summer jobs for young people are vanishing with the pandemicThe iconic summer job for high school and college students has been on the wane for nearly 20 years
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Authorities walk among the piles of debris from an explosion in Baltimore on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. The "major gas explosion" that involved three houses at Labyrinth and Reistertown roads has left multiple people, including children, trapped according to the Baltimore Fire Department. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Death toll rises to 2 people from Baltimore gas explosionAuthorities in Baltimore say that a second body has been recovered from a trio of row homes that were destroyed by a natural gas explosion
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Protestors block Fourth Avenue outside Seattle City Hall and listen to Monday's Seattle City Council budget committee voting, which included potential Seattle Police Department cuts, Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. Organizers said the protest puts pressure on defunding Seattle Police and reallocating funds into the Black community. (Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times via AP)
Seattle police chief to resign following department cutsSeattle's police chief says she will retire
The Associated Press12 hours ago
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