Across the country, people began to contemplate what it meant for a white officer to be convicted in the killing of a Black man after decades of racial injustice, especially in the realm of policing.
The landmark case has riveted a nation wrestling with the issues of police brutality and racial injustice it raised.
Former Police Officer Derek Chauvin’s conviction for murdering George Floyd has reenergized President Biden and Washington lawmakers aiming for reform.
The 12 jurors who convicted Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd had three counts to consider and returned guilty verdicts on all three.
Sporadic celebrations erupted after the former police officer was convicted in the death of George Floyd.
The Rodney King verdict made it hard for me to believe there would be justice for George Floyd. I’m relieved I was wrong.
Cops like Derek Chauvin can’t continue to be the norm in America. Nor can a cop getting convicted for breaking the law continue to be the exception.
The Floyd case sparked protests in cities worldwide against police brutality.
Reaction to verdict in death of George Floyd
Starting in May, School of Rock students have the option to return to live learning. “I miss playing on stage with my band,” says 12-year-old Daniel.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s spending plan for the 2021-22 fiscal year proposes a slight increase for the LAPD, disappointing advocates who want those funds used for social services.
Mayor Eric Garcetti included a $24-million Basic Income Guaranteed program in his city budget to be released Tuesday.
Attorneys and victims say class action settlement of UCLA doctor alleged sexual abuse aids cover-up.
The PRO Act would be the most important law protecting worker rights since the original National Labor Relations Act of 1935.
Prosecutors say detectives have “biological evidence” that makes them believe Smart was buried beneath a deck at one time.
The city has hundreds of active oil wells. Council members asked 2? years ago for a new ordinance mandating annual inspections of oil sites, but no such law has been approved.
The other four advancing to orange were Fresno, Kings, Calaveras and Mono counties.
President Biden will pledge to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions at least in half by 2030 as he convenes a virtual climate summit with 40 world leaders.
Before their 1-0 victory over the Mariners on Tuesday, the Dodgers learned that Mookie Betts should not miss much time after being hit with a pitch on Monday.
Oscar producers Steven Soderbergh, Stacey Sher and Jesse Collins on the challenges of mounting the Academy Awards in a year upended by the coronavirus pandemic
Grab your edibles and press play: Hulu’s highly entertaining new docuseries is the perfect binge to celebrate 4/20.
Will the Cinerama Dome movie theater suffer the same fate as some L.A. movie palaces — torn down for a parking lot? Or will it be saved for future generations?
Amazon’s ‘Them’ and Oscar nominee ‘Two Distant Strangers,’ which mix racist violence and genre elements, have ignited a debate over ‘trauma porn.’
Police shootings of Latinos aren’t more widely known because the problem is us. Latinos too easily forget our history.
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Activists rally at the corner of Florence and Normandie in L.A. after former Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death.
Apple said it will make podcast subscriptions available on its Podcasts app next month. One analyst called it “an offensive and defensive move” against Spotify.
Oscar countdown: Director Thomas Vinterberg and actor Mads Mikkelsen on playing drunk for ‘Another Round,’ midlife malaise and the search for catharsis.
Netflix on Tuesday missed its estimates for new subscribers, saying that delays in productions due to the pandemic were a factor.
The Oscar-winning specialty film studio, now owned by Disney, is best known for films including “12 Years a Slave” and current contender “Nomadland.”
The intersection of sports and social justice that began with Jackie Robinson and ramped up in 2020 continues with reaction to the outcome of George Floyd case.
Paul George’s free throws at the end lift the Clippers over the Trail Blazers 113-112 on Tuesday in Portland, Oregon.
UCLA sophomore Johnny Juzang, coming off a strong NCAA tournament run, has declared for the NBA draft. He has the option to return to the Bruins.
Shohei Ohtani returned to the mount for the first time since April 4 as the Angels beat the Texas Rangers 6-2 on Tuesday at Angel Stadium.
A South Korean court rejects a claim by so-called comfort women who sought compensation from Tokyo for their wartime sexual slavery.
Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 95th birthday in low-key fashion at Windsor Castle, just days after the funeral of her husband, Prince Philip.
Biden increases the number of temporary seasonal workers that employers can hire this year as the U.S. economy recovers from the pandemic.
The State Department is urging Americans not to travel to most places overseas because of the risks from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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