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Essential workers have borne the brunt of a pandemic poisoned by politics. BuzzFeed News found at least four frontline employees who died in fights over masks. Here are their stories.
Darnella Frazier, The Teen Who Filmed George Floyd's Killing, Said Her Uncle Was Killed By Police In A Car Chase
Leneal Lamont Frazier was on his way home when police pursuing a suspect crashed into his car, his sister told BuzzFeed News.
Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones Has Declined UNC's Tenure Offer After A Drawn-Out Dispute Over Her Tenure
The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter has instead taken up a tenured position at Howard University.
Officials Have Paused Rescue Efforts In The Miami Condo Collapse Because The Rest Of The Tower Might Fall
The rescue efforts were temporarily paused after monitoring devices signaled "some expansion" in cracks in the concrete, fire Chief Alan Cominsky said.
Search and rescue teams are on a harrowing operation to find survivors and victims in the condo collapse one week later.
"We will continue search and rescue because we still have hope that we will find people alive," Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said.
There's A Massive Search And Rescue Operation Happening After A Condo Partially Collapsed, Killing At Least One
"The foundation somehow was undermined and the whole thing came down," Surfside, Florida, Mayor Charles Burkett said. "It looks like a bomb went off."
Questions about why the former child actor changed his plea from not guilty "will be answered at sentencing," his attorney said.
A Man In A Pickup Truck Hit Several Cyclists At A Bike Race And Drove Away Before Being Shot By Police
At least seven people are in critical condition, a city official told BuzzFeed News, and are being treated at hospitals.
"We love our sweet, good boy and will miss him always," the first couple said in a statement.
The death toll is a stark reminder of the devastating loss of human life to the pandemic, especially as daily vaccinations nationwide reach a troublingly low rate.
A Man Got Into An Argument With A Store Cashier About Wearing A Mask, Then Allegedly Shot And Killed Her
The suspect, a 30-year-old man, is facing charges of murder and two counts of aggravated assault, DeKalb County Police said.
Police Did Not Violently Clear Protesters From Lafayette Square For Trump's Photo Op, An Investigation Found
The violent dispersal of protesters outside the White House as Trump prepared for a now-infamous photo op was a defining moment in his presidency.
Four Members Of A Family Were Killed After A Driver Crashed Into Them Because They Were Muslim, Police Said
"There is evidence that this was a planned, premeditated act motivated by hate," police in London, Ontario, said.
Deadline reported that Harrison, who hosted the franchise for nearly two decades, will receive an eight-figure payout.
Brenda Lopez Rincon told BuzzFeed News she was proud of her 17-year-old cousin's bravery, and that the family "immediately told her to NEVER do that again."
Tenuous employment. Dangerous working conditions. The pandemic has exposed fundamental flaws with how the hospitality industry operates.
A gunman opened fire at a San Jose rail yard Wednesday, killing nine employees of the Santa Clara Valley Transit Authority.
Police said they are searching for more suspects connected to the incident, which took place at a restaurant Tuesday.