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Unrest following Floyd's death is criticized in a report
Unrest following Floyd's death is criticized in a report

A review of Minnesota's response after the May 2020 murder of George Floyd revealed several problems.

Washington OKs 1st statewide missing Indigenous people alert
Washington OKs 1st statewide missing Indigenous people alert

Washington Governor. Jay Inslee signed Thursday's bill into law, creating a first in the nation statewide alert system to assist missing Indigenous people.

Caseworkers: Texas Trans Kids Order handled Differently
Caseworkers: Texas Trans Kids Order handled Differently
Protesters could be awarded $14M by the jury. This award could have a lasting impact in the United States
Protesters could be awarded $14M by the jury. This award could have a lasting impact in the United States
West to receive more extreme climates: Fire and rain
West to receive more extreme climates: Fire and rain
Virginia's response in the face of snowy I-95 gridlock is criticized in a report
Virginia's response in the face of snowy I-95 gridlock is criticized in a report

According to a Friday state-commissioned report, Virginia's state agencies "lost situational awareness" during the January snowstorm that left hundreds of motorists on Interstate 95.

Iowa court rules in favor of gender identity discrimination case
Iowa court rules in favor of gender identity discrimination case

Friday's decision by the Iowa Supreme Court upheld a large portion of a jury verdict in 2019 that found that the state discriminated against a transgender prison worker.

Some family mysteries could be solved by using census records dating back to 1950
Some family mysteries could be solved by using census records dating back to 1950
Judge affirms Ghislaine Maxiwell's conviction for sex trafficking
Judge affirms Ghislaine Maxiwell's conviction for sex trafficking
Operation manual suggests that a teenager who fell from a thrill ride in Orlando may not have been able to ride the ride because they were too heavy.
Operation manual suggests that a teenager who fell from a thrill ride in Orlando may not have been able to ride the ride because they were too heavy.
The U.S. is preparing for a potential increase in border arrivals if Title 42 gets lifted
The U.S. is preparing for a potential increase in border arrivals if Title 42 gets lifted

According to officials from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Biden administration has begun building migrant holding areas, soliciting transportation service contracts, and deploying additional immigration agents in preparation for an unprecedented surge in migrants arriving at the southern border, if there is a lifting of a pandemic restriction.

Texas is under severe thunderstorm watches, while parts of Texas are under wildfire watch as multiple blazes continue their destruction
Texas is under severe thunderstorm watches, while parts of Texas are under wildfire watch as multiple blazes continue their destruction

On Tuesday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott urged residents to "remain vigilant" because parts of the state could experience severe thunderstorms while others could face "extreme fire danger" within the next day.

A wealthy stock trader is resentenced after setting fire to a secret nuclear bunker beneath his home in a D.C. suburb
A wealthy stock trader is resentenced after setting fire to a secret nuclear bunker beneath his home in a D.C. suburb
Colorado wildfires are being contained by firefighters
Colorado wildfires are being contained by firefighters
After fleeing the latest Colorado wildfires, residents return to their homes
After fleeing the latest Colorado wildfires, residents return to their homes
Three people are killed in a snowy pileup involving dozens of vehicles in Pennsylvania
Three people are killed in a snowy pileup involving dozens of vehicles in Pennsylvania

People jumped away from the careering trucks seconds before the collision. Tractor-trailers collided with other vehicles and lost control.

Kentucky man indicted in case involving mayoral candidate shooting
Kentucky man indicted in case involving mayoral candidate shooting

Police in Kentucky have charged a man with attempted murder and endangerment for firing a gun at a Louisville mayoral candidate.

Oregon repeals the residency requirement for medically assisted suicide
Oregon repeals the residency requirement for medically assisted suicide
Florida Governor signed the 'Don’t Say Gay' bill. Ron DeSantis
Florida Governor signed the 'Don’t Say Gay' bill. Ron DeSantis
Washington recognizes Alaska's tireless, fiery defender in House
Washington recognizes Alaska's tireless, fiery defender in House