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Demonstrators over the death of George Floyd are arrested for a curfew violation in Los Angeles on  Wednesday. Photograph: Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP

A former mayor of Minneapolis is blaming leaders of the local police union for fostering an “us-versus-them” culture that hinders oversight of officer(...)

 Protesters kneel to demonstrate against the death of George Floyd  in Washington, DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/Getty   Images

As the United States continues to be gripped by some of the largest mass protests in recent memory, focus has turned to the identity of those behind t(...)

People at a Black Lives Matter protest on Monday outside the US embassy in Dublin following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

America was braced for further protests as an autopsy report commissioned by the family of George Floyd found that he died from asphyxiation while bei(...)

A man raises his arms during a demonstration in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday against the death of George Floyd in police custody. Photograph:  Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images

The family of George Floyd, whose death in police custody in Minneapolis sparked protests across the world, has called for the four men involved in th(...)

A man attempts to break the window of a store with a skateboard during widespread protests  in Santa Monica, California on Sunday. Photograph:  Warrick Page/Getty Images

Amid the rush to assign blame for the widespread violence and vandalism breaking out in American cities, accusations that extremists or other outside (...)

Rioters are seen in  front of a store set ablaze during protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Photograph: EPA

Protests erupted across the United States on Friday night, as the death of George Floyd on Monday reverberated across the country. Demonstrators clas(...)

 Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been charged with the murder of George Floyd.  Photograph: Darnella Frazier/Facebook/AFP via Getty Images

An officer involved in the death of Minnesota man George Floyd has been charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter, as protests over Mr Floyd’s(...)

In this file still image taken on May 25th shows Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin during the arrest of George Floyd. Photograph: Darnella Frazier/Facebook/AFP via Getty

US police officer Derek Chauvin has been charged with third degree murder and manslaughter in connection with the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis(...)

Democrat Christine Hallquist, the first transgender woman to be selected to run for governor of a US state, at her primary election night party in Burlington, Vermont. Photograph: Caleb Kenna/Reuters

Democrats in Vermont have chosen the first transgender nominee for governor for a major US party, in primaries that also saw Minnesota Republicans rej(...)