"I also want to make sure all of you understand that as we talk about statistics, these are human lives," Arradondo said. "And particularly, our young black and brown boys and men, their lives are not disposable."
When Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison added a first-degree manslaughter charge against Kim Potter, it officially became the second time in less than a year that his office took over a high-profile case involving a police officer and the killing of an unarmed Black man.
A SpaceX capsule carrying four people parachuted into the ocean just before sunset Saturday, right off the Florida coast where their chartered flight began three days ago. The all-amateur crew was the first to circle the world without a professional astronaut.
As technology continues to evolve, cybersecurity threats also continue to grow. And those threats have targeted medical devices that people use or have implanted. It's why the University of Minnesota is teaming up with five local medical device manufacturers in a first-of-its-kind collaborative effort to ensure patients are safe.
Scott, a 51-year-old novelist, received the bulk of her fortune from her 2019 divorce from Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. After the police killing of George Floyd, she funded the top recipients of racial equity donations in 27 states, according to an AP analysis of preliminary data from the philanthropy research organization Candid. The data, which includes only contributions from institutional funders, shows that Scott was responsible for $567 million distributed to such organizations.
Brenda Berkman, a former New York City firefighter who rushed to the World Trade Center on 9/11, was back at her alma mater, St. Olaf College, for an art exhibit to discuss how it helps in healing even 20 years after the attack.