George Floyds death an American tragedy with global echoes
LONDON LONDON (AP) When black men died at the hands of U.S. police in recent years, the news made international headlines. Since his death while being detained by Minneapolis police last week, Floyds face has been painted on walls from Nairobi, Kenya to Idlib, Syria. The outpouring of outrage and support reflects the power and reach of the United States, a country whose best and worst facets fascinate the world. She said she couldnt bear to watch the widely circulated footage of Floyds death. Floyds death also dropped a spark into cities already smoldering from the coronavirus pandemic.
New details released in case of escaped NY inmates
Police say they've found traces of DNA belonging to escaped prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat in a cabin in Owls Head, New York. Terry Bellinger, the owner of Belly's Mountain View Inn, which is near the cabin where the DNA was found, spoke to a man who claims to have seen a stranger inside his cabin.cbsnews.com