CONFLICT ERUPTS AT MINNEAPOLIS, L.A. PROTESTS

For the second day in a row, police in Minneapolis used tear gas during protests over the death of George Floyd, who died after being restrained by police.

The demonstrations began peacefully, but later rocks and bottles were thrown and police deployed tear gas, NBC affiliate KARE11 of Minneapolis reported.

Floyd, 46, died Monday after a Minneapolis police officer pinned him to the ground and put his knee on Floyd’s neck for about eight minutes.

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