Mr Wright

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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(...)

A demonstrator holds a sign reading “Stop Killing Black People” as she stands outside the Brooklyn Center police station while protesting the death of Daunte Wright . Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty

The police officer accused of killing 20-year-old Daunte Wright made her first court appearance by Zoom on Thursday, as she faces charges of second-de(...)

Daunte Wright and his son Daunte Jr at the child’s first birthday party. A white police officer, Kimberly Potter, has been charged with manslaughter over Wright’s killing. Photograph: Ben Crump Law, PLLC. via AP

The police officer who shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright has been charged with second-degree manslaughter, as protests over the death of the A(...)

People light candles and place flowers at a vigil for Daunte Wright in Portland, Oregon on Monday.  Photograph: Nathan Howard/Getty Images

The police officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old African-American man on Sunday, resigned on Tuesday, as tensions over the police shoo(...)

Katie Wright, mother of Daunte Wright, with Floyd family lawyer Ben Crump and Wright family members,  during a press conference at the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Tuesday. Photograph:  Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images

As darkness fell, the streets of Minneapolis emptied. But a short drive north, hundreds of people gathered near the Brooklyn Center police headquarter(...)

A man raises his fist as he faces the Minnesota State Troopers standing guard outside the Brooklyn Center police station after a police officer shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright during a traffic stop in Minneapolis. Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty

Hundreds of protesters clashed with police overnight in a suburb of Minneapolis in defiance of a city-wide curfew, as outrage grew over the shooting o(...)

Police and National Guard outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department in Minnesota on Monday after a night of unrest following the shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright during a routine traffic stop on Sunday afternoon. Photograph: Craig Lassig/EPA

Minneapolis was braced for fresh unrest following the police shooting of a 20-year-old black man on Sunday. A female police officer has been put on a(...)

Protesters shout ‘don’t shoot’ before  a line of police officers at the Brooklyn Center Police Station in Brooklyn Center on Sunday. Photograph: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty

The fatal police shooting of a 20-year-old black man in a Minneapolis suburb appeared to be an “accidental discharge” by an officer who drew her gun i(...)

JMW is Ireland’s biggest pig producer with about 300,000 animals, selling 7,000 a week (5,000 in Ireland and the balance in the UK). Photograph: Alan Betson / Irish Times

Northern Ireland-based pig producer JMW Farms is spending €2.5 million on a new “finishing” farm in Co Louth after spending three years securing plan(...)

The widow of a civilian shot dead along with eight IRA men can challenge the Northern Ireland secretary’s intervention on whether to order fresh inquests into their deaths, a High Court judge has ruled. Photograph: Getty Images.

The widow of a civilian shot dead along with eight IRA men in 1987 can challenge the Northern Ireland secretary’s intervention on whether to order fre(...)