Even with the end of the Derek Chauvin trial, and as attention again wanes from Minneapolis, the community that occupies the intersection where George Floyd died is as determined as ever to keep his memory alive there. They're planning for George Floyd Square's next chapter and trying to be a model for a future without traditional policing.
Ex-Gang Members Plan To 'Build A Mayberry' At George Floyd Square
Police are nowhere to be found in George Floyd Square — in fact, they aren't welcome. This group is trying to prove peace is possible without them.
New York to offer refuge for people seeking transgender care
Gov. Kathy Hochul is expected to sign legislation that protects families who come to New York from states that have banned gender-affirming care.
Juneteenth March calls for reparations for Black Americans
Protestors want local and national lawmakers to study the generational harm of slavery.
New York City's weight discrimination ban could inspire other places
New York City is just the latest to prohibit discrimination based on weight and height, but other places are considering similar legislation.
5 GOP senators want to cut travel from China due to illness uptick
There has been an uptick in respiratory illnesses in China, and although the illnesses aren't new viruses, several senators want to restrict travel.
FBI creates images of homicide victim found in barrel at Lake Mead
In 2022, investigators found four different sets of remains at the lake, three of which have been identified.
Mysterious new McDonald's concept set to open in Illinois
The new restaurant appears to be nearing completion outside of a major city, but McDonald's has not said much about the new concept.