More than 350 protests across the country have erupted in response to the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota last week.
After spending days seeing her city gripped with trauma and fury, Minneapolis resident Ashley Phelps realized she didn't have the option to remain on the sidelines, and decided to join the protests. She spoke with NBC News about her experience as a first-time protester.
Cuomo on Tuesday criticized the NYPD and Mayor Bill de Blasio over their handling of looting amid unrest in the city Monday night, saying they "did not do their job."
"We want change," demonstrators in Washington, D.C., chanted.
The Supreme Court gave "juvenile lifers" a shot at freedom. Many are still waiting, even as COVID-19 spreads.