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A crowd gathers in front of the Ohio Statehouse during a protest Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Columbus, Ohio. Earlier Tuesday, police shot and killed a teenage girl in Columbus just as the verdict was being announced in the trial for the killing of George Floyd. Police showed bodycam footage Tuesday night at a news conference of the officer shooting the girl, who was Black, as she appeared to attempt to stab two people with a knife. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Columbus Police Officer Fatally Shoots Teenaged Girl
  • 21 April 2021
The shooting happened minutes before the verdict in the killing of George Floyd was announced.
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People cheer after a guilty verdict was announced at the trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin for the 2020 death of George Floyd, Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Minneapolis, Minn. Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of Floyd. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Crowds React with Joy, Wariness to Verdict in Floyd’s Death
  • 20 April 2021
Black Americans from Missouri to Florida to Minnesota cheered, marched, hugged, waved signs and sang...
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Did A ‘Stanford/NIH’ Study Conclude Masks Don’t Work?
  • 20 April 2021
Really depends on how you define these words: Stanford, NIH, Study, Conclude, Mask, and Work.
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Will Ex-Minneapolis Cop Derek Chauvin Spend Life In Prison?
  • 20 April 2021
A jury convicted the 45-year-old man of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death.
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Did Portland Mayor Declare State of Emergency After Antifa, BLM Posters Called for Violence?
  • 20 April 2021
Flyers allegedly posted around Portland urged protesters to "rage" no matter what the Chauvin verdict...
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An 18-year-old teenage woman in Nevada who suffered seizures after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine has received three brain surgeries related to blood clots, a spokesperson for her family said.
Nevada Teen Suffers Seizures, Brain Clots After J&J Vaccine
  • 20 April 2021
An 18-year-old woman in Nevada who suffered seizures after receiving the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19...
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Did the Families of Emmett Till and George Floyd Watch Chauvin Verdict Together?
  • 20 April 2021
A cousin of Emmett Till and a brother of George Floyd appeared together in an...
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Nancy Pelosi thanked George Floyd for sacrificing your life.
Did Nancy Pelosi Thank George Floyd for ‘Sacrificing’ His Life?
  • 20 April 2021
The remarks in question followed the reading of the verdict in the trial of Derek...
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National Guard members are seen through fencing and wire near the Minneapolis Police 3rd Precinct in Minneapolis on Monday, April 19, 2021, after the murder trial against former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin advanced to jury deliberations. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
In Minneapolis, City Fortified After Chauvin Guilty Verdict
  • 20 April 2021
More than 3,000 National Guard soldiers, along with police officers, state police, sheriffs deputies, and...
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Did Minn. Police Say George Floyd Died of ‘Medical Incident During Police Interaction’?
  • 20 April 2021
The Minneapolis Police Department’s May 2020 statement about George Floyd’s death obscured the full story.
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Man Bitten While Using Barbecue Tongs to Remove Rattlesnake
  • 20 April 2021
A Southern California man is recovering after he was bitten by a rattlesnake when he...
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A Denzel Washington movie was not dominating Netflix nor was it available in the United States.
Is an ‘Underrated’ Denzel Washington Movie ‘Dominating Netflix’?
  • 20 April 2021
A strange story referenced the famous Hollywood film star and "The Equalizer 2," a 2018...
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Gina Carano and Chip Gaines were the subject of a story about the head of Walt Disney Imagineering.
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In April 2021, TikTok users started to post warnings of an upcoming "National Rape Day" or "National Sexual Assault Day" that would legalize sexual assault for 24 hours on April 24.
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Maxine Waters told cameras that racial justice protesters should stay in the streets, fight for justice, and get more confrontational.
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In April 2021, TikTok users started to post warnings of an upcoming "National Rape Day" or "National Sexual Assault Day" that would legalize sexual assault for 24 hours on April 24.
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From front left, Britain's Prince Charles, Prince Andrew. Prince Edward, Prince William, Peter Phillips, Prince Harry, Earl of Snowdon and Tim Laurence follow the coffin the coffin makes it's way past the Round Tower during the funeral of Britain's Prince Philip inside Windsor Castle in Windsor, England Saturday April 17, 2021. (Leon Neal/Pool via AP)
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Did Pfizer’s Former ‘Chief Scientist’ Say There Was ‘No Need for Vaccines’?
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