“It’s time to rebuild our community and that starts with safety in our streets,” Gov. Walz said of tensions that escalated into violence over the killing of George Floyd
Medaria Arradondo is the first African American to lead the sometimes troubled department.
The White House was placed on lockdown as demonstrators chanted at a nearby park.
"What I said, came out in a way that I wish I said it differently," Hal Marx said at a special meeting Thursday night. "It wasn't to minimize that gentleman's death."
Lester Holt reflects on the crises facing America today: the staggering coronavirus death toll and an aching legacy of racial inequality.