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CHICAGO — Governor JB Pritzker is activating the Illinois National Guard Tuesday at the request of the City of Chicago due to the upcoming Chauvin trial verdict. The governor’s office said 125 members of the Illinois National Guard will deploy to Chicago beginning on Tuesday to support the Chicago Police Department as needed. “At the […]CHICAGO — Governor JB Pritzker is activating the Illinois National Guard Tuesday at the request of the City of Chicago due to the upcoming Chauvin trial verdict. The governor’s office said 12…

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Minneapolis looks like a military fortress ahead of the George Floyd murder trial verdict — with fears heightened by a drive-by shooting targeting some of the thousands of National Guard members trying to protect the city.Minneapolis looks like a military fortress ahead of the George Floyd murder trial verdict — with fears heightened by a drive-by shooting targeting some of the thousands of National Guard members trying to protect the city.

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Authorities have arrested a 28-year-old in connection with an early morning shooting in North Minneapolis that injured two National Guard soldiers Sunday. Andrew Thomas of Minneapolis was charged M…

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Stung by criticism after riots last spring, state and local officials have opted for a massive presence to maintain law and order.Stung by criticism after riots last spring, state and local officials have opted for a massive presence to maintain law and order.

As verdict looms, Guard tightens grip on Twin Cities - StarTribune.com

Four soldiers were inside a military vehicle that was shot at.Four soldiers were inside a military vehicle that was shot at.

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With the National Guard on patrol and barbed wire fences lining downtown, residents say they feel anxious ahead of a verdict, which could come this week.With the National Guard on patrol and barbed wire fences lining downtown, residents say they feel anxious ahead of a verdict, which could come this week.

Minneapolis Residents And Law Enforcement Brace For Verdict In Chauvin Trial : Live Updates: Trial Over George Floyd's Killing : NPR

At Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s request, Gov. J.B. Pritzker is deploying 125 Illinois National Guard troops to Chicago on Tuesday in anticipation of a verdict in the trial of the former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd last summer.At Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s request, Gov. J.B. Pritzker is deploying 125 Illinois National Guard troops to Chicago on Tuesday in anticipation of a verdict in the trial of the former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd last summer.

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Three months after more than 25,000 National Guard troops poured into the nation's capital to secure President Joe Biden's inauguration, Defense Department and Guard officials are losing patience and are denying some of the city's recurring requests for troops to protect D.C. According to defense officials, the Army on Monday approved only about a quarter of the Guard troops requested by city officials to provide security in case of unrest after the upcoming verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin. The D.C. National Guard confirmed that acting Army Secretary John Whitley has approved the deployment of 250 troops, but officials said the city's initial request was for as many as 1,000.Three months after more than 25,000 National Guard troops poured into the nation's capital to secure President Joe Biden's inauguration, Defense Department and Guard officials are losing patience and are denying some of the city's recurring requests for troops to protect D.C. According to defense officials, the Army on Monday approved only about a quarter of the Guard troops requested by city officials to provide security in case of unrest after the upcoming verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin. The D.C. National Guard confirmed that acting Army Secretary John Whitley has approved the deployment of 250 troops, but officials said the city's initial request was for as many as 1,000.

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Two Minnesota National Guard soldiers suffered minor injuries on Sunday after they were fired upon in a drive-by shooting in Minneapolis.Two Minnesota National Guard soldiers suffered minor injuries on Sunday after they were fired upon in a drive-by shooting in Minneapolis.

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Governor Tom Wolf has declared a disaster emergency for Philadelphia ahead of a verdict in the trial of the former police officer charged with killing George Floyd.Governor Tom Wolf has declared a disaster emergency for Philadelphia ahead of a verdict in the trial of the former police officer charged with killing George Floyd.

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A Minneapolis man faces a federal charge after allegedly shooting at a Minnesota National Guard vehicle in north Minneapolis Sunday.A Minneapolis man faces a federal charge after allegedly shooting at a Minnesota National Guard vehicle in north Minneapolis Sunday.

Andrew Thomas Faces Federal Charge After Allegedly Shooting At Minnesota National Guard Members – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

WASHINGTON (WNCN) — About 250 Washington D.C. National Guard troops will be activated to support local law enforcement amid the possibility of protests over the Derek Chauvin trial verdict. D.C. law enforcement officials made the request, asking troops to assist police with street closures at multiple intersections in order to provide safety in and around […]WASHINGTON (WNCN) — About 250 Washington D.C. National Guard troops will be activated to support local law enforcement amid the possibility of protests over the Derek Chauvin trial verdict. D…

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Two guardsmen were injured early Sunday morning when someone fired at a Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team, the Minnesota National Guard said.Two guardsmen were injured early Sunday morning when someone fired at a Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team, the Minnesota National Guard said.

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Two guardsmen were injured early Sunday morning when someone fired at a Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team, the Minnesota National Guard said.Two guardsmen were injured early Sunday morning when someone fired at a Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team, the Minnesota National Guard said.

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CHICAGO (WAND) - With a verdict expected soon in the Derek Chauvin trial, Gov. JB Pritzker is activating 125 Illinois National Guard personnel to support Chicago police.CHICAGO (WAND) - With a verdict expected soon in the Derek Chauvin trial, Gov. JB Pritzker is activating 125 Illinois National Guard personnel to support Chicago police.

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Several groups are planning daily demonstrations in the city of Joliet in the lead up to the...

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Philadelphia police and city officials are preparing from any unrest that might occur following the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged in the death of George Floyd.Philadelphia police and city officials are preparing from any unrest that might occur following the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin, who is charged in the death of George Floyd.

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The two Minnesota National Guard members who were fired upon in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning have returned to duty, a Guard spokesman said. The two Minnesota National Guard members who were fired upon in a drive-by shooting Sunday morning have returned to duty, a Guard spokesman said. 

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The march began at the Hennepin County Government Center, where Derek Chauvin's trial was held.The march began at the Hennepin County Government Center, where Chauvin's trial was held.

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Man charged with illegal gun possession.Man charged with illegal gun possession.

Arrest made in connection with gunshots at MN National Guard soldiers

A team of Minnesota National Guard members and Minneapolis police officers providing neighborhood security in the city was the target of a drive-by shooting on Sunday, authorities said.A team of Minnesota National Guard members and Minneapolis police officers providing neighborhood security in the city was the target of a drive-by shooting on Sunday, authorities said.

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Members of the Illinois National Guard will begin deploying to Chicago on Tuesday as a verdict is expected soon in the Derek Chauvin trial.Members of the Illinois National Guard will begin deploying to Chicago on Tuesday as a verdict is expected soon in the Derek Chauvin trial.

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CHICAGO (WREX) — At the request of the City of Chicago, Governor JB Pritzker is activating 125 personnel from the Illinois National Guard to stand by to support the Chicago Police Department with a verdict expected in the trial of Derek Chauvin. Members of the Guard will deploy to Chicago beginning tomorrow, April 20, to

Pritzker activates National Guard in Chicago ahead of Chauvin trial verdict

Gov. Tom Wolf said he signed a disaster emergency declaration and activated more than 1,000 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard to support local officials in Philadelphia, responding to a request from the city as it prepares for possible protests.Gov. Tom Wolf said he signed a disaster emergency declaration and activated more than 1,000 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard to support local officials in Philadelphia, responding to a request from the city as it prepares for possible protests.

Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf declares disaster emergency for Philadelphia ahead of Chauvin verdict; sends National Guard to help - The Morning Call

Philadelphia is preparing for a verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial.City police said they have a plan for potential unrest.

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Guard members, along with troopers from the Illinois State Police, will be deployed to Chicago starting Tuesday to "support the Chicago Police Department as needed," the governor’s office said.Guard members, along with troopers from the Illinois State Police, will be deployed to Chicago starting Tuesday to "support the Chicago Police Department as needed," the governor’s office said.

Pritzker activates National Guard at Lightfoot’s request ahead of Derek Chauvin verdict - Chicago Sun-Times

Protests in the city have picked up again, following several police shootings nationwide.Protests in the city have picked up again, following several police shootings nationwide.

Bowser requests National Guard in D.C. ahead of Chauvin verdict - The Washington Post

The Minnesota Guard says the men were hurt when several shots came from a light-colored SUV around 4:19 a.m.The Minnesota Guard says the men were hurt when several shots came from a light-colored SUV around 4:19 a.m.

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According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, Andrew Thomas has been charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm ...According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, Andrew Thomas has been charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm ...

Man arrested, charged following incident in Minneapolis where National Guard members were shot at | KSTP.com

Man arrested, charged following incident in Minneapolis where National Guard members were shot at

At the request of Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Gov. JB Pritzker said he will deploy 125 National Guard members to stand by to support the Chicago Police Department beginning Tuesday.The Illinois National Guard will deploy to Chicago Tuesday ahead of an expected verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin.

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National Guard to deploy to Chicago ahead of Derek Chauvin verdict at Mayor Lori Lightfoot's request, Gov. JB Pritzker says | abc7chicago.com

Mayor Lori Lightfoot requested the guardsmen. Chauvin is the former Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on and killed George Floyd last summer.Mayor Lori Lightfoot requested the guardsmen. Chauvin is the former Minneapolis police officer who kneeled on and killed George Floyd last summer.

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A team of Minnesota National Guard members and Minneapolis police officers were targeted in a drive-by shooting in the city early Sunday, authorities said.A team of Minnesota National Guard members and Minneapolis police officers were targeted in a drive-by shooting in the city early Sunday — as California Rep. Maxine Waters joined

Two Minnesota National Guardsmen suffer minor injuries in drive-by shooting

Gov. J.B. Pritzker is sending Illinois National Guard troops to Chicago at the city’s request in anticipation of an expected verdict in the trial of Derek...Gov. J.B. Pritzker is sending Illinois National Guard troops to Chicago at the city’s request in anticipation of an expected verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd.

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At the request of Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Gov. JB Pritzker said he will deploy 125 National Guard members to stand by to support the Chicago Police Department beginning Tuesday.The Illinois National Guard will deploy to Chicago Tuesday ahead of an expected verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin.

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DC Police are on a modified schedule as well.DC Police are on a modified schedule as well.

DC Officials Request National Guard in Preparation for Chauvin Verdict

Officials in Washington, D.C., have requested National Guard support as they prepare for potential protests surrounding the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer on trial for killing George Floyd laOfficials in Washington, D.C., have requested National Guard support as they prepare for potential protests surrounding the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police

DC requests National Guard presence ahead of Chauvin verdict | TheHill

Officials in Washington, D.C., have requested National Guard support as they prepare for potential protests surrounding the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer on trial for killing George Floyd laOfficials in Washington, D.C., have requested National Guard support as they prepare for potential protests surrounding the verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police

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The Minnesota National Guard said someone fired at members in north Minneapolis early Sunday morning.The Minnesota National Guard said someone fired at members in north Minneapolis early Sunday morning.

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Two National Guard members were wounded after shots were fired early Sunday morning in Minneapolis at a city police department neighborhood security team.

Two National Guard members injured in Minneapolis shooting

A Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team were fired upon early Sunday morning in Minneapolis...A Minnesota National Guard and Minneapolis Police Department neighborhood security team were fired upon early Sunday morning in Minneapolis...

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A National Guard member suffered minor injures from glass that shattered during the shooting and was treated at a local hospital. Other National Guard members suffered superficial injuries, the press release said.A National Guard member suffered minor injures from glass that shattered during the shooting and was treated at a local hospital. Other National Guard members suffered superficial injuries, the press release said.

National Guard security team target of drive-by shooting early Sunday in Minneapolis | Duluth News Tribune

The Guard members were injured by shrapnel.The Guard members were injured by shrapnel.

National Guard says soldiers shot at in north Minneapolis; 2 suffer minor injuries - Bring Me The News

Two Minnesota National Guard members on duty in the Twin Cities were injured early Sunday after being fired at in what authorities said was a drive-by shooting in Minneapolis.Two Minnesota National Guard members on duty in the Twin Cities were injured early Sunday after being fired at in what authorities said was a drive-by shooting in Minneapolis.

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One guardsman was injured by shattered glass and taken to a local hospital, while the other suffered only superficial injuries, the statement said. Two Minnesota National Guard members suffered minor injuries Sunday when they were shot at in a drive-by shooting, the state National Guard announced in a statement.

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