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Rayshard Brooks' final moments were caught on video. Here's what the footage shows

The death of Rayshard Brooks at the hands of a white Atlanta police officer has already resulted in a litany of consequences for the city.

Medical examiner rules police shooting of Rayshard Brooks a homicide

The police shooting of Rayshard Brooks, a black man who was killed by local police after being found asleep in a drive-thru at a Wendy’s in Atlanta, has been ruled a homicide, the Fulton County Medical Examiner's office said.

Medical examiner rules Rayshard Brooks manner of death a homicide

Rayshard Brooks's death was a homicide, according to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office.

District attorney weighing murder charge against Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks

An Atlanta-area district attorney is considering charging the police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks with murder.

Tulsa heath director wants Trump to postpone rally amid 'significant increase' in coronavirus case trends

A top health official in Oklahoma wants President Trump to push back his rally indefinitely over concerns that it could increase the number of coronavirus cases.

'Bring justice': Beyonce asks Kentucky attorney general to charge officers involved in Breonna Taylor death

Beyonce called for justice following the death of Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old black woman who was killed by police in her home, in a letter to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron.

Ben Carson says when he had 'the talk' about police officers with his sons it was about respecting the force

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson said he has spoken with his three sons about how they should interact with police officers as African Americans.

Atlanta police shooting autopsy: Rayshard Brooks suffered 2 gunshot wounds to the back, death ruled homicide

As the killing of a 27-year-old black man in an encounter with two white officers late Friday rekindled fiery protests in Atlanta and prompted the police chief’s resignation, the medical examiner found Rayshard Brooks suffered two gunshot wounds to the back and his death has been ruled a homicide.

Fulton County DA promises to fully investigate fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks

Fulton County District Attorney, Paul Howard, joins MSNBC’s Joshua Johnson to discuss the recent police shooting of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta, Ga. Newly released video from one of the officer’s body cameras shows the moments leading up to the fatal confrontation between Brooks and police. “We have been investigating it quite intensively,” said Howard, when asked on the status of the investigation. In the days since the shooting, Atlanta’s police chief has resigned, and the officer who shot Brooks was fired.

How Rayshard Brooks Was Fatally Shot by the Atlanta Police

One officer has been fired and another placed on administrative duty. A Times video analysis shows the sequence of events leading to the fatal shooting.

Details of Shooting in Atlanta Fuel Debate on Police Use of Force

After another black man is shot and killed by police officers, Atlanta erupts in outrage, and discussion swirls around proposals to radically overhaul law enforcement around the country.

Autopsy report says Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, lists manner of death as homicide

Rayshard Brooks was shot twice in the back, according to a release by the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office.

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms: Rayshard Brooks was a guy you were rooting for - CNN Video

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms discusses the latest developments in the police shooting death of Rayshard Brooks. According to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office, Brooks died from organ damage and blood loss from two gunshot wounds in the back. The manner of death is listed as homicide.

The police killing of Rayshard Brooks at a Wendy’s drive-through, explained

Brooks was killed after falling asleep at an Atlanta Wendy’s drive-through. The officer who shot him has been fired.

Police Killings Prompt Reassessment of Laws Allowing Deadly Force

The continuing deaths of black people by the police are undermining support for the wide latitude officers are given in cases in which an encounter ends in a death.

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