Michigan ‘bursting at the seams’ with COVID-19 cases

Front-line workers have been overwhelmed by the state’s latest surge of infections.
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Transcript for Michigan ‘bursting at the seams’ with COVID-19 cases
that the process is working. I think it's reassuring. Turn now to ABC's faith abubey with the latest headlines for us. Good afternoon. Let's begin with the new round of protests erupting over the death of daunte Wright. About 40 arrests in Minnesota overnight as police clash with protesters for the second night in a row. Police say veteran officer Kim potter appears to have shot the 20-year-old instead of tasing him. Officials calling it an accidental discharge. Potter is now on administrative leave. Daunte's parent speaking exclusively with "Gma." His father, quote, said he can't accept that this could be a mistake. Ay unfolding the trial of F formrm officer Der chauvin, charged with T T murder of George flolo, the defense expected get the case tomorrnd closing auments uld possiblyegin on mondayay aftetethat the jurll be sequestered until there's a verdict. And the cry for help Overwhelmed frontline workers facing the surge of covid-19 cases in some doctors and nurses there saying, quote, theheting at the seam with cases. The state has been asking for era vaccines to meet the spike. The CDC however warning new lockdowns may be necessary. And the warning to state governments from the NCAA, the organization saying that only locations free of discrimination will be allowed to host championship games. The board of governors saying, they're firmly support the rights of transgender you student athletes to compete. The memorial highlighting gun violence. Led by gabby giffords who you might remember a victim of gun violence, that installation to honor the nearly 40,000 Americans who died from gun violence every year. The memorial is open through the end of the week. And at the core of it all, 4,000 vases, each of them hold 10 white silk roses symbolizing the victims, and it's just heartbreaking Amy to see it all visualized that way. Heartbreaking and powerful, though, speaking a message very loud and clear. We need to do better. Faith thank you so much. Much more coming here on

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