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Chauvin charged with 2nd-degree murder; 3 others also charged

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison answers questions about the investigation into the death of George Floyd, who died Monday while in the custod
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Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison took over the case on Sunday.
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The three other Minneapolis police officers at the scene of George Floyd's death will be charged with aiding and abetting murder, according to multiple law enforcement sources familiar with the case.

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The first-of-its-kind trial adds badly needed evidence to the politicized debate over whether hydroxychloroquine treats or prevents COVID-19.
Hundreds of bags of food and supplies were dropped off outside the Ivy Building in south Minneapolis.

Longfellow distillery, which started making sanitizer after COVID-19, now food donation center

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Listen: Ellison ups charges in George Floyd case

Minnesota's attorney general announced the move as nationwide protests continue. Hear the "Playing Politics" analysis from WCCO Radio's Chad Hartman and the Star Tribune Editorial Board's Patricia Lopez and John Rash.