Today's Top Political and Coronavirus News Compilation - Tuesday, April 20, 2021 (1 Viewer)

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Below are some of the top political news stories of the day:

George Floyd's brother Philonise Floyd wipes his eyes during a news conference, Tuesday, April 20, 2021, in Minneapolis, after the verdict was read in the trial of former Minneapolis Police officer...

Chauvin guilty of murder and manslaughter in Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to the pavement with his knee on the Black man’s neck...

Biden to America after Floyd verdict: ‘We can’t stop here - AP

'The right verdict': U.S. lawmakers praise Chauvin conviction in George Floyd's death - NBC News

Crowds react with joy, wariness to verdict in Floyd’s death - AP

Police reform legislation has "more momentum" post Chauvin verdict - CBS

For George Floyd, a complicated life and consequential death - ABC

Biden, Harris slam 'systemic racism' in US, say Chauvin verdict is 'giant step' toward racial justice - Fox

AP sources: Biden to pledge halving greenhouse gases by 2030 - AP

The Latest: Biden says verdict can be giant step forward - AP

Here's how long Derek Chauvin could spend in prison -ABC

GOP senator says Republicans will have infrastructure counteroffer by the end of week - CBS

Lawmakers react to Chauvin verdict with relief, calls for policing reform - ABC

Coverage Of Chauvin Verdict Seems As Divided As Nation's Politics - NPR

Biden White House officially supports making DC the 51st state - Fox News

Elizabeth Warren invites billionaire critic to hearing on raising taxes on richest Americans - CBS

Democrats block GOP move to censure Waters for Chauvin comments - ABC

Biden ignores rioting that marred summer of George Floyd protests after Chauvin conviction - Fox News

Maxine Waters’ bold words echo civil rights, draw criticism - AP

Donald Trump Jr. takes on new role as top adviser inside the Trump family - CNN

Pressure on Biden to act on police reform will grow post-Chauvin conviction: ANALYSIS - AP

General says Afghan withdrawal will make terror fight harder - AP

Brit Hume blasts politicians calling US a 'racist country' (video) - Fox News

Most Want Legal Recreational Use of Marijuana in Their State - CBS

Meet the people who write the biggest checks in federal elections - CNN

Suspected Chinese hackers spied on US, European targets - AP

Harris says verdict in Chauvin trial 'will not heal the pain that existed for generations' - CNN

Democrats characterize Derek Chauvin verdict as progress, not justice - Fox News

Durbin wants more info on Trump appointees 'burrowed' into career Justice Dept. jobs - NBC News

Faith leaders call for boycott of Home Depot over response to Ga. voting law - ABC

Democrats point to Georgia in push for new elections law - AP

Rep. Val Demings explodes at Rep. Jim Jordan on law enforcement in House hearing - Fox News

Val Demings rebukes Jim Jordan in fiery exchange over law enforcement: 'Did I strike a nerve?' - CNN

Live Updates: Nation reacts after Derek Chauvin convicted in George Floyd's death - CBS

Despite growing chorus, DOJ is limited in police probes - AP

'The New Jim Crow': Republicans and Democrats at odds over voting rights - ABC

Arizona Gov. Ducey deploys National Guard to southern border amid migrant crisis - Fox News

Obamas on Derek Chauvin verdict: 'We cannot rest' - CNN

Markey and Ocasio-Cortez reintroduce Green New Deal - CBS

'A Yearlong Weight Lifted': Minneapolis Residents React To Chauvin Guilty Verdict - NPR

Warnock, Abrams advocate for national voting rights legislation after Georgia voting law - NBC

US takes steps to protect electric system from cyberattacks - AP

Montana Democrats sue after GOP governor signs into law two bills restricting voting access - CNN

Beach seized from Black family in 1924 set to be returned to descendants - ABC

U.S. ambassador to Russia to return to Washington for "consultations" - CBS

Pelosi tweets new response to Chauvin verdict after thanking George Floyd 'for sacrificing your life for justice' - CNN

Biden administration lifts Trump-era restrictions stalling Puerto Rico hurricane aid - NBC

Bush criticizes GOP isolationism, anti-immigration rhetoric - AP

DA calls for review after cop breaks 73-year-old's arm - CBS

Waters says she is 'relieved' but not celebrating after Chauvin guilty verdict - Fox News

The number of Black women mayors leading major cities to reach historic high. Here is why they are winning - CNN

Rebels vow to take capital after Chadian president killed - AP

Princess Latifa: UN calls for 'concrete' proof of life from UAE - BBC

Suspected Chinese hackers exploited Pulse Secure VPN to compromise 'dozens' of agencies and companies in US and Europe - CNN

For George Floyd, a complicated life and consequential death - AP

Coronavirus News and Updates:

US urges Americans 'do not travel' to majority of countries amid 'unprecedented' risk - ABC

32 of 40 Guantanamo prisoners now vaccinate - AP

Study shows COVID-19 case rates in schools higher than previously believed - ABC

3 things scientists have learned about COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in the US: Analysis - ABC

EU agency links J&J shot to rare clots, says odds favor use - AP

Humana Inc. Overcharged Medicare Nearly $200 Million, Federal Audit Finds - NPR

‘No place for you’: Indian hospitals buckle amid virus surge - AP

India Covid-19 second wave: Shortage of oxygen, beds and even cremation slots - BBC

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