Teen who shot George Floyd video says he was “begging for his life” – The Denver Post

MINNEAPOLIS — The teenager who shot the harrowing video of George Floyd under the knee of the Minneapolis police officer now charged in his death testified Tuesday that she began recording because “it wasn’t right, he was suffering, he was in pain.” Darnella Frazier, 18, said she was walking to a convenience store with her younger cousin when she came

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George Floyd trial begins: Derek Chauvin on murder, manslaughter charges

The former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd went on trial Monday, with prosecutors showing the jury video of Derek Chauvin pressing his knee on the Black man’s neck for several minutes as onlookers yelled at him repeatedly to get off and Floyd gasped that he couldn’t breathe. In opening statements, prosecutor Jerry Blackwell told the jury that

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George Ford starts for England in Wales clash in Autumn Nations Cup as Owen Farrell moves to inside centre

GEORGE FORD starts for England in Saturday's huge battle with Wales. Fly-half Ford has been brought in to help fire Eddie Jones' side into the Autumn Nations Cup final. With fit-again Ford back at no.10 Owen Farrell shifts to inside centre and Henry Slade is outside him in midfield. Jones has gone with the same starting pack that monstered Ireland

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George Stephanopoulos eyes late Alex Trebek’s ‘Jeopardy!’ host gig

A day after news of longtime “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek’s death, there’s already talk of his replacement. “ABC News” chief anchor and political correspondent George Stephanopoulos’ reps are reportedly lobbying for him to take over the hosting gig, according to The Wrap. The iconic game show host died Sunday at age 80 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. An ABC

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George Floyd, gentrification murals vandalized in Denver ahead of election

Murals that depict social justice and political themes have been defaced or painted over in Denver in recent days, and at least one artist thinks the timing is anything but coincidental. “It’s the election,” said Jolt, a longtime Denver street artist whose mural at 2706 Larimer St. — on the wall outside American Bonded in the River North Art District —

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GEORGE WALDEN on the biggest scandal in Sasha Swire's political diary

GEORGE WALDEN: The biggest scandal in Sasha Swire’s political diary? That this entitled and frivolous clique of powerful politicians got to run Britain The revelations in Lady Swire’s diaries about the goings-on in David Cameron’s circle of friends and supporters, have been described by some as scandalous. But let’s be clear about what we should actually be shocked at. We

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