Ethiopia’s government faces intense pressure to end the Tigray war that started in November after federal military facilities were attacked.
Summer Taylor, 24, of Seattle died in the evening at Harborview Medical Center, spokesperson Susan Gregg said. Dawit Kelete has been arrested in the attack.
Thomas Edwin Blanton Jr., the last of three Ku Klux Klansmen convicted in a 1963 Alabama church bombing that killed four Black girls, died Friday in prison.
South Africa is the first African nation to participate in a COVID-19 vaccine trial that started Wednesday. Britain and Brazil are also participating.
The familiar scenes of police officers in riot gear clashing with protesters have critics charging that the weaponry too often escalates tensions.
A federal judge ruled that ex-Trump adviser John Bolton can publish his tell-all book despite efforts by the Trump administration to block its release.
Khaled Abdelghany, who was captured in a viral video chanting with protesters, says he “felt the same pain” as the protesters demanding justice.
Rapper Jay-Z endorsed Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz’s move to tap state AG Keith Ellison as lead prosecutor in the George Floyd case.
The mayor of Atlanta has a message for demonstrators: “If you were out protesting last night, you probably need to go get a COVID test this week.”
A 29-year-old Black woman in “distress” fell to her death from a Toronto apartment balcony earlier this week after an encounter with police at home.
The NBA is in talks with Disney on a single-site scenario for a resumption of play in Central Florida in late July, a sign that the season may continue.
President Donald Trump played golf Saturday for the first time since he declared the coronavirus pandemic a national emergency more than two months ago.