Capitol Police Officer William "Billy" Evans, who died in an apparent car attack outside the Capitol complex on Friday, April 2, 2021, lay in honor Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.
A student died and a police officer suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a shooting at Austin-East Magnet High School in east Tennessee on Monday afternoon, the Knoxville Police Department confirmed.
Police clashed with protesters for a second night in the Minneapolis suburb where a police officer fatally shot a Black man in a traffic stop over the weekend. The police chief said the officer had apparently intended to fire a Taser, not a handgun, as the man struggled with fellow officers.
Military leaders fired cannons and guns across the United Kingdom, aboard warships at sea and in Australia Saturday to honor Prince Philip, a former naval officer and husband to Queen Elizabeth II who died Friday.
NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei and Russian cosmonauts Oleg Novitskiy and Pyotr Dubrov blasted off as scheduled at 12:42 p.m. local time Friday aboard the Soyuz MS-18 spacecraft from the Russia-leased Baikonur launch facility in Kazakhstan.
The 27th SAG Awards, presented by the Hollywood actors’ guild SAG-Aftra, were a muted affair — and not just because the red carpet-less ceremony was condensed to a pre-recorded, Zoom-heavy, one-hour broadcast.