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George Floyd's Body Arrives in Houston Ahead of Public Viewing and Invite-Only Memorial Service This Week

The body of George Floyd arrived in Houston ahead of the Monday public viewing, Tuesday invite-only memorial service and the private burial Tuesday.
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Two Buffalo Police Officers Charged with Assault Over Allegedly Shoving 75-Year-Old Man

Two Buffalo police officers were charged with assault Saturday, prosecutors said, after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester in recent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
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Disney Pledges $5 Million to Support Social Justice Organizations

The Walt Disney Co. announced they are donating $5 million to nonprofit organizations that support social justice advancements, including $2 million to the NAACP.
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The Hip Hop History of George Floyd

George Floyd had roots in Houston’s Hip Hop scene as a member of the Screwed Up Click. He was known as Big Floyd and appeared in numerous mixtapes put out by DJ Screw in the 1990’s.
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John Legend Shares an Update on His Friendship With Kanye West: 'We’re in Different Places'

In a new interview with the ‘Times of London,’ the singer has shared an update on his relationship with Kanye. “I don’t think we’re less friends because of the Trump thing. I just think we’re doing our own thing,” says Legend.
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Ferguson, Missouri Elects First Black, Female Mayor in City History

Ferguson made history on Tuesday as voters picked the city’s first female and first African-American mayor. Ella Jones defeated fellow councilwoman Heather Robinett.
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JAY-Z Takes Out Full-Page Newspaper Ads Across the Country to Honor George Floyd

On Tuesday, June 2, as the nation entered its sixth day of protest, rapper Shawn ‘JAY-Z’ Carter and his Roc Nation brand took out full-page advertisements in newspapers across the country to honor his name and call for social change.
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HITMAN AND CARLA RUMORS

RUMORS ABOUT TEKASHI 6IX9INE, KYLIE JENNER 6-1-20

RUMORS ABOUT TEKASHI 6IX9INE, KYLIE JENNER
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Target, Walmart and CVS Among Retailers Scaling Back Business Amid Ongoing Protests

Retailers across the U.S. have announced they are closing some stores in cities affected by street protests over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. These are companies that have announced temporary closures amid ongoing demonstrations.
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Reese Witherspoon Says Parents Should Talk to Their Kids About Racism After George Floyd’s Death

Reese Witherspoon revealed that she had an information conversation with her son Tennessee. The actress said that parents should talk to their kids about racism after George Floyd’s death.
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