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Looted Microsoft Store
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Marla Diamond
June 02, 2020 - 10:10 am
Midtown Manhattan was the epicenter of chaos as looting took center stage — from Union Square, to Herald Square, to Times Square — on the first night of a historic curfew in New York City that was imposed in an attempt to stop the violence that has overshadowed peaceful protests in the past week...
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Damage in the Bronx after looting follows George Floyd protests
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Sean Adams
June 02, 2020 - 8:05 am
NYPD officers were attacked and injured in separate incidents during a chaotic night in the Bronx.
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Looted Kate Spade Store
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Steve Burns
June 01, 2020 - 11:59 pm
There was another chaotic night in New York City on Monday as an unprecedented citywide curfew failed to stem the violence and looting that has followed mostly peaceful daytime demonstrations, which were sparked by the police custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week.
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Empire State Building dark
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 01, 2020 - 9:21 pm
The Empire State Building went dark Monday to honor the memory of George Floyd one week after he died in police custody in Minneapolis and to urge an end to the looting and violence that has marred peaceful protests the have gripped the city and nation since his death.
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Protesters gather at a demonstration denouncing systemic racism in law enforcement and the May 25th killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis Police officer on May 29, 2020 in New York City.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 01, 2020 - 9:10 pm
NYPD Chief of Department Terence Monahan took a knee with protesters near Washington Square Park on Monday night, in a bold statement of solidarity with protesters rallying against police brutality.
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NYPD Officers At George Floyd Protest
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Steve Burns
June 01, 2020 - 8:00 pm
One New York City lawmaker says the events of the past few days are making a good case for some changes within the NYPD.
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George Floyd Protest Arrest
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Lynda Lopez
June 01, 2020 - 7:25 pm
Hundreds of people have been arrested over the last several days at protests that were sparked by the police custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
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NYPD At George Floyd Protest
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 01, 2020 - 5:42 pm
A video posted to Twitter late Sunday night appeared to show an NYPD officer near Union Square pointing his gun at protesters.
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Looting in New York City
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Sean Adams
June 01, 2020 - 4:47 pm
An ugly night of chaos, vandalism, looting and violence followed peaceful daytime protests over police brutality and accountability, set off by the killing one week ago today of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
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View of roadways of George Washington Bridge with huge American Flag hanging on New Jersey side tower during Memorial Day in NYC amid COVID-19 pandemic.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
June 01, 2020 - 3:17 pm
New Jersey will move into Stage 2 of its reopening plan in two weeks, starting with outdoor dining and non-essential in-person retail, Gov. Phil Murphy said.
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