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Charlotte Imposes Curfew as Protests Continue for a Third Night

Source: Time

By Tom Foreman and Jonathan Drew / AP

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — A third night of protests over a fatal police shooting in Charlotte gave way to quiet streets early Friday after the city’s mayor enacted a curfew and rifle-toting members of the National Guard arrived to guard the city’s business district. 546 more words

The Muslim Times

Police Officer Who Killed Terence Crutcher Charged with First-Degree Manslaughter

Source: Time

By Justin Juozapavicius and Sean Murphy / AP

(TULSA, Okla.) — Less than a week after an unarmed black man was shot dead by a white police officer on a Tulsa street, prosecutors charged the officer with first-degree manslaughter, a decision that may prevent unrest in a city with a long history of tense race relations. 492 more words

The Muslim Times

Yet Another Police Killing in Tulsa, Oklahoma

A Tulsa Police Officer shot and killed 40-year-old, Terence Crutcher. 

Unarmed Crutcher was having car trouble where later, a female police officer arrived on the scene where he was apparently not cooperating with the officer. 21 more words

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Police: Man stabs 9 at Minnesota mall before cop kills him

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A man in a private security uniform stabbed nine people at a Minnesota shopping mall, reportedly mentioning Allah and asking at least one victim if they were Muslim before an off-duty police officer shot and killed him, authorities said. 731 more words