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‘Boogaloo Bois’ member charged in attack on Minneapolis police building during George Floyd protests

‘Boogaloo Bois’ member charged in attack on Minneapolis police building during George Floyd protests

BlakeDavidTaylor/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) — A self-described member of the ‘Boogaloo Bois’ has been charged with participating in a riot after he allegedly shot 13 rounds from an AK-47 style assault rifle into a Minneapolis Police Department building during the civil unrest following the death of George Floyd in late May.Ivan Hunter, 26,…Read more »

Rochester police offering $10,000 reward for information on deadly mass shooting

Rochester police offering $10,000 reward for information on deadly mass shooting

kali9/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(ROCHESTER, N.Y.) — Investigators in Rochester, New York, are offering up to $10,000 for information on a September shooting that killed two teenagers and injured more than a dozen others.Police announced the reward alongside grieving families on Thursday, urging witnesses to come forward with any information that might lead to a…Read more »

Families sue Pennsylvania nursing home in wake of 73 COVID deaths

Families sue Pennsylvania nursing home in wake of 73 COVID deaths

Daisy-Daisy/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(NEW YORK) — The families of some of the 73 residents residents who have died from COVID-19 while living at a Pennsylvania nursing home have filed a lawsuit against the facility, accusing it of recklessly handling the virus outbreak.The families of 10 deceased residents teamed up with the families of five…Read more »

Colorado towns forced to evacuate after new wildfire’s explosive growth

Colorado towns forced to evacuate after new wildfire’s explosive growth

Toa55/iStockBy HALEY YAMADA, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Colorado residents are facing emergency evacuations after explosive growth from a new wildfire, the latest of the state‘s growing infernos.The entire town of Grand Lake was forced to evacuate Wednesday night after the East Troublesome Fire grew six times in size to encompass over 125,000 acres west of…Read more »

Mass grave discovered in search for 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre victims

Mass grave discovered in search for 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre victims

Tonya Simpson/ABC NewsBy TONYA SIMPSON and JENNY WAGNON COURTS, ABC News(TULSA, Okla.) — A team of experts searching for victims of Oklahoma’s 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre uncovered what it says is a mass grave on Wednesday, nearly a hundred years after white mobs burned down a section of town known as Black Wall Street.The group…Read more »