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A Yemeni soldier checks vehicles near Sanaa International Airport on August 6, 2013 in Yemen. The State Department warned US citizens not to travel to Yemen and strongly urged any already there to leave “immediately.” (AFP Photo/Mohammed Huvais)

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Just ten hours after the defense team representing former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin rested their case, the jury reached a speedy verdict of guilty of second and third degree murder. The jury also found Chauvin guilty of the lesser charge of manslaughter. Chauvin was charged with second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. The jury's decision hinged on one interpretation: whether or not Chauvin causes Floyd's death and if his actions were reasonable. Chauvin's defense sought a mistrial verdict from Judge Peter Cahill due to the case's pu...

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