Medical experts called by the prosecution have stated that low oxygen levels, caused by the police restraint, were the primary cause of George Floyd's death.
With the closing of 300 screens, Hollywood laments the loss of the iconic Cinerama Dome; it opened in 1963 with the premiere of Stanley Kramer's wide-screen comedy It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World.
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Consumer prices jumped last month as businesses struggled to keep pace with booming demand, but the Biden administration and the Federal Reserve say the uptick in inflation is likely to be temporary.
Evans, who died in an attack earlier this month, is only the sixth Capitol police officer to have died in the line of duty.
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In a statement on Tuesday, U.S. authorities said they are "reviewing data involving six reported U.S. cases of a rare and severe type of blood clot in individuals after receiving the J&J vaccine."
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The B.1.1.7 variant is now the most dominant version of the coronavirus in the U.S.
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- US Capitol Police officer William ‘Billy’ Evans lies in honor in Rotunda
- Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine to be paused in US over blood clots
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Singapore-headquartered firm offers one-stop shopstyle service, including ride hailing, banking and food delivery
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Usman Khan joined prisoner rehabilitation breakout session just before his attack, lawyer says
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