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George Floyd’s girlfriend,  Courteney Ross, giving evidence on Thursday at the n trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin for Mr Floyd’s murder. Photograph: Court TV via AP

George Floyd’s girlfriend has told the Derek Chauvin murder trial that the couple shared an addiction to opioid painkillers that they struggled to ove(...)

Genevieve Hansen, a Minneapolis firefighter, leaves the Hennepin County Government Center after finishing her testimony in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin. Photograph: Scott Olson/ Getty

The cashier who served George Floyd in a Minneapolis store immediately before his arrest and death last May told a court on Wednesday of the “disbelie(...)

Defence attorney Eric Nelson (L) and former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin are seen at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis, Minnesota, US. Photograph: Court TV via AP, Pool

The Minneapolis teenager whose cellphone video of Derek Chauvin’s deadly arrest of George Floyd sparked worldwide protests began weeping as she was sh(...)

 A mother and daughter pose for a photograph at the George Floyd memorial , the site where Floyd died in police custody, in Minneapolis on Monday. Photograph:  Craig Lassig/EPA

Prosecutors in the trial of Derek Chauvin have argued that “excessive and unreasonable force” by the former police officer led to the death of George (...)

Police and National Guard troops stand watch outside of the Hennepin County Government Center while activists march past on March 28, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The activists were demonstrating before the start of trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of murder in the death of George Floyd. Photograph: Getty Images

The trial of a former Minneapolis police officer over the death of George Floyd gets underway in the Minnesota city on Monday. Derek Chauvin (45) has(...)

Defence attorney Eric Nelson (left) and former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged with the second-degree murder of George Floyd,  at  the Hennepin County courthouse in Minneapolis on March 21st. Photograph: Court TV via AP

The graphic video of George Floyd’s killing was the catalyst for global protests against racism in policing. Whether it will be enough to persuade a j(...)

What white people can do next: Hazel Chu and Emma Dabiri. Photographs: Dara Mac Dónaill and Joanne O’Brien

Emma Dabiri, the author, historian, and TV presenter, and Hazel Chu, the Green Party politician and Lord Mayor of Dublin, both share an experience o(...)

 The US president Joe Biden and  vice-president Kamala Harris during a visit  to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta on Friday. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

US president Joe Biden and vice-president Kamala Harris met members of the Asian-American community in Atlanta on Friday, as the city continued to ree(...)

Beyonce and Megan Thee Stallion accepting the Best Rap Performance award. Photograph: Kevin Winter/EPA

Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish took the top prizes at the Grammy Awards on Sunday but Beyoncé was the big winner on a history-making night marked by m(...)

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha stands while the rest of his team mates and the West Brom players take a knee at Selhurst Park. Photograph: PA

Crystal Palace attacker Wilfried Zaha has become the first Premier League player not to take a knee before kick-off. The 28-year-old decided to stand(...)

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