Updated April 12, 2021 at 10:44 PM ET The police officer said to have fatally shot Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man killed in what started as a traffic stop on Sunday, has been identified as Kim Potter. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Bureau of Criminal Apprehension in a statement on Monday evening described Potter as a 26-year veteran of the Brooklyn Center, Minn., Police Department, now on administrative leave. The department offered no other details about Potter's career,...
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When the pandemic arrived in Connecticut last year, Zully was eight months pregnant. It wasn't long before she became infected with the coronavirus, though she's not sure exactly how she contracted it. “My son caught the virus, and we thought it was a common cold. Then my husband caught it,” Zully said in Spanish.
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Vaccinations continue across Connecticut with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting Monday a total of 2,991,235 doses have been distributed to the state and 2,498,626 doses have been administered. So far, about 44.4 % of Connecticut’s population has received at least one vaccine dose and 28.1% are fully vaccinated, according to CDC data.
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