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People gather ahead of the first anniversary of George Floyd to call for justice for those who have lost loved ones to police violence. Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty

President of the United States Joe Biden will on Tuesday meet the family of George Floyd on the first anniversary of his murder by police in Minneapol(...)

 People  demonstrate outside the Hennepin County Government Center  in Minneapolis, Minnesota in advance of the trial of  former  Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd last May. Photograph:  Stephen Maturen/Getty Images

Jury selection in the murder trial of the police officer accused of killing George Floyd could begin as early as Tuesday, as the US prepares for one o(...)

Senator Kamala Harris, presumptive Democratic vice-presidential nominee, listens as Joe Biden speaks in   Wilmington, Delaware on Wednesday. Photograph: Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg

Vice-presidential hopeful Kamala Harris pledged to get to work immediately to help defeat Donald Trump, as she joined Joe Biden on stage for the first(...)

US president Donald Trump. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty

US president Donald Trump will accept the Republican Party’s presidential nomination at the White House or at Gettysburg, the civil war site where Abr(...)

US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden: His advanced age means it is quite likely his running mate may ultimately become president. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP

“The primary role of the vice-president of the United States of America is to support the president of the United States of America, give that preside(...)

Irish Lives Matter T-Shirts for sale on Amazon.

A senior group of Irish-American political and cultural leaders has urged Irish-Americans to boycott the sale of “Irish Lives Matter” T-shirts in the (...)

Minnesota State Troopers surrounded the statue of Christopher Columbus after it was toppled in Minnesota. Photograph: Leila Navidi/Star Tribune via AP

US protesters have pulled down a statute of Christopher Columbus outside the Minnesota State Capitol. A rope was thrown around the 10ft bronze statue(...)