Kim Potter

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The  funeral  of Daunte Wright at Shiloh Temple International Ministries   in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photograph:  Stephen Maturen/Getty Images

Family and friends of Daunte Wright, the Minneapolis man who was shot dead by a police officer earlier this month, gathered to bid their final farewel(...)

Shania Covington Smith and her son Pernell (2) at the shrine where George Floyd was murdered last May. Photograph: Suzanne Lynch

The sun was shining in Minneapolis. A day after Derek Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd last May, the city woke up to a new reality. A(...)

The George Floyd memorial in Minneapolis. Photograph: Amr Alfiky/The New York Times

Former police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of the murder of George Floyd on Tuesday, in a landmark court case that shone a light on race relati(...)

  A demonstrator kneels and holds up his arms as police fires tear gas in front of the Brooklyn Center Police Station. Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP

With the police killing of Daunte Wright, Minneapolis once again finds itself at the centre of a national reckoning about racial injustice and poli(...)

A body is taken from a   FedEx facility in Indianapolis, Indiana, where a  gunman on Thursday killed eight people and injured at least seven in a mass shooting. Photograph: A J Mast/The New York Times

Eight people lost their lives and several more were injured when a shooter opened fire at a FedEx centre in Indiana, the latest mass shooting to occur(...)