Minneapolis

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Minneapolis celebrates Sunisa Lee’s return: ‘Her win shows what’s possible’
Gymnast who captured gold at the Tokyo Olympics greeted with signs and a crowd of hundreds at airport

Mike Jordan

06, Aug, 2021 @7:59 PM

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Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 and a half years for murder of George Floyd – as it happened
Judge hands down sentence to former Minneapolis police officer – follow the latest updates

Gabrielle Canon in San Francisco (now) and Daniel Strauss in Washington (earlier)

26, Jun, 2021 @12:13 AM

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‘I have begged for justice’: key moments from the Derek Chauvin sentencing
George Floyd’s brothers and daughter describe the pain of loss and former officer’s mother defends him

Sarah Betancourt

25, Jun, 2021 @10:11 PM

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Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22.5 years in prison for murder of George Floyd
Four members of the Floyd family, including his seven-year-old daughter Gianna, gave statements before the sentencing

Oliver Laughland

25, Jun, 2021 @9:10 PM

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Minneapolis: woman killed and three injured after car drives into protesters
Driver arrested after being treated at an area hospital while police haven’t confirmed a motive for the attack

Gloria Oladipo

14, Jun, 2021 @3:42 PM

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Pulitzer board honors Darnella Frazier for her ‘courageous’ George Floyd video
Her video documenting the murder of a Black man at the hands of a white police officer helped galvanize a global movement

Guardian staff and agency

11, Jun, 2021 @6:50 PM

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Minneapolis removes barricades to reopen George Floyd Square to traffic
Community members had turned the intersection where Floyd was murdered into a public mourning space

Oliver Laughland

03, Jun, 2021 @2:26 PM

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Minneapolis celebrates George Floyd’s life after a ‘troubling, long year’
Residents gathered across the city to honor Floyd and other victims of police violence, and vowed to hold officers accountable

Amudalat Ajasa in Minneapolis

26, May, 2021 @1:15 AM

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Teen who filmed George Floyd’s death speaks out: ‘It changed me’
Darnella Frazier described the lasting trauma and grief she’s faced: ‘I used to shake so bad at night my mother had to rock me to sleep’

Lois Beckett

26, May, 2021 @12:22 AM

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George Floyd: Minneapolis holds rallies in build-up to anniversary of police killing
Program starts with march led by the Rev Al Sharpton and Benjamin Crump to mark the anniversary of black man’s murder

Oliver Laughland

24, May, 2021 @2:57 AM

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‘I allowed myself to feel guilty for a very long time’: the teenage cashier who took George Floyd’s $20 bill
A year ago, Christopher Martin took an allegedly counterfeit bill. The police were called, and shortly after, Floyd would be dead

Oliver Laughland and Amudalat Ajasa in Minneapolis

23, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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George Floyd death: four ex-police officers indicted on civil rights charges
Derek Chauvin, Thomas Lane, J Kueng and Tou Thao accused of violating Floyd’s constitutional rights

Joanna Walters in New York and Joan E Greve in Washington

07, May, 2021 @4:14 PM

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