Loved ones gather for vigil to remember 7-year-old killed in Columbus car accident

Mariah’s family, teachers, friends, classmates, neighbors and many more gathered to remember her life with balloons, candles, and flowers.

  Protests turn subdued after new charges in Floyd case

The calmer protests came on the same day that prosecutors charged three more police officers and filed a new, tougher charge against the officer at the center of the case.
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  Cop in Floyd death got medals for valor and drew complaints

Widely seen bystander video showing Floyd’s May 25 death has sparked protests nationwide and around the world.

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  UPDATE: Suspect in Aniah Blanchard’s death to face grand jury on capital murder charge

  Miss Georgia competition rescheduled for June 2021

  One person injured in early morning shooting on 47th St. in Columbus

  UPDATE: Columbus police locate runaway 15-year-old girl

  UPDATE: 7-year-old Columbus girl dies in car crash on Macon Rd.

The accident happened on Macon Road near the corner of Forrest Road.
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Autopsy report shows Floyd had tested positive for COVID-19

The 20-page report released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office came with the family's permission and after the coroner's office released summary findings Monday that Floyd had a heart attack while being restrained by officers, and classified his May 25 death as a homicide.

  Columbus teen, counselor talk educating children on racial diversity issues

  East Alabama pastors discuss protests, unrest

  6 Atlanta officers charged after students pulled from car

  Arrested protesters plead no contest in Columbus courtroom

  WATCH: Gov. Kemp to give update on COVID-19, protests across state

Protesters arrested during peaceful protest in Columbus make first court appearance

Sewell: Time to end Confederate holiday in Alabama

Columbus police searching for 2 runaway 14-year-old boys

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  Prosecutors charge 3 more officers in Floyd’s death; curfews credited for calmer protests

The calmer night came as many cities intensified their curfews, with authorities in New York and Washington ordering people off streets while it was still daylight.

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  MCSD among districts waiting to allow on-campus workouts

Legendary Auburn coach Pat Dye dies

Dye had recently been hospitalized with kidney issues and had tested positive for COVID-19.

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  EXCLUSIVE: 14-year-old and sisters among protesters arrested in Uptown Columbus

UPDATE: Missing Columbus teen last seen near Wellborn Dr. located; safe

  Columbus attorneys helping peaceful protesters pro bono

Heavy police presence in south Columbus as rumors of protests in the Chattahoochee Valley grow

Legendary Auburn coach Pat Dye dies

Dye had recently been hospitalized with kidney issues and had tested positive for COVID-19.
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  Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military and protests

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes use of the Insurrection Act, which would allow President Donald Trump to use active-duty military forces for law enforcement duties in containing street protests.

  Protesters tear down statue, damage Confederate monument, smash windows and start fire in Birmingham

  Two people injured during overnight shooting at Valley birthday party

  Fort Benning confirms more than 140 positive COVID-19 cases

  Overnight structure fire burns building near National Civil War Naval Museum