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Taking a knee wasn't the first time athletes protested social injustice on the field
The controversy between President Donald Trump and NFL players who refuse to stand during the national anthem is the latest example of a decades-long trend in which top athletes have used sports as a platform to express their political views. On Tuesday, Trump took to Twitter to urge the NFL to
Sparks agree 'on unity and solidarity,' stay in locker room for Game 1's national anthem
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Los Angeles Sparks opted to stay in their locker room during the national anthem before Game 1 of the WNBA Finals on Sunday at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus, and the Minnesota Lynx players and coaches stood with their arms linked. "We agreed on unity and
Attorney for family of woman killed by police calls for justice
The attorney representing both the fiancé and family of the Australian bride-to-be who was fatally shot by a Minneapolis Police Department officer earlier this month says "the family wants justice in its largest sense." Justine Ruszczyk, 40, who went by her fiancé's last name, Damond, was killed by
Protesters demand the Minneapolis mayor be the next to go
Mayor Betsy Hodges refuses to resign in response to the outrage over the deadly police shooting of Justine Damond.
Key witness identified in Minneapolis officer-involved shooting that killed Australian bride-to-be
Minnesota officials have identified and located a key witness to the officer-involved shooting that killed an Australian bride-to-be in Minneapolis last weekend. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced in a press release Friday night that its agents
Minneapolis police chief resigns in fallout from bride-to-be's death at the hands of police
As more details on the shooting surface, demonstrators protest and demand the mayor steps down next.
Hundreds attend Minneapolis march in honor of Justine Damond
Hundreds of people gathered Thursday night at the Minneapolis site of Justine Damond's fatal shooting, where they held a vigil before marching to a nearby park to continue their remembrance of the Australian expatriate. Damond, 40, called 911 on July 15 to report a suspected sexual assault outside
Minneapolis man 'devastated' by police shooting of bride-to-be
A Minneapolis man who says he's heartbroken and "devastated" after his bride-to-be was shot and killed by police this weekend is "desperate for information" on the shooting. Here's what we know about the deadly Saturday encounter. The shooting Just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday, two Minneapolis police
Outrage over deadly police shooting of bride-to-be in Minneapolis
Australia native Justine Damond was shot and killed by police after calling 911 to report a possible assault behind her home.
Australian woman fatally shot by Minneapolis police
The woman was fatally struck near her home after two police officers responded to a 911 call she made to report a possible assault near her home, authorities said.