Mpls. mayor says Walz hesitant to deploy Guard during riots

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State officials said the city did not give them the detailed information they needed to deploy the Guard until the next day. By then, dozens of buildings had been looted and torched.
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Cup Foods worker Billy Abumayyaleh, right, brother to owner Mahmoud Abumayyaleh, was confronted by an activist on Monday, Aug. 3. He was trying to cle
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Cup Foods worker Billy Abumayyaleh, right, brother to owner Mahmoud Abumayyaleh, was confronted by an activist Monday. He was trying to clear the garbage cans placed in front of his store by activists to block shoppers from entering.

Cup Foods, where George Floyd was killed, reopens in Mpls.

Dozens of protesters gathered in front of the store at the intersection of 38th and Chicago on Monday afternoon demanding it remain closed.

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A brief magic moment shared amid chaos

Despite COVID-19, despite dementia, my aging parents were able to spend a few minutes together in happiness.