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Demonstrators observe a minute's silence in Canberra, Australia, on Friday, June 5, 2020 in memory of deaths in custody including George Floyd, who died after being restrained by Minneapolis police officers on May 25. Thousands gathered in Australia's capital to remind Australians that the racial inequality underscored by Floyd's death was not unique to the United States. (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk)

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— Sharpton planning DC rally for Aug. 28 anniversary of MLK's “I Have A Dream” speech

— Minneapolis-St. Paul curfew over as troopers, National Guard to be sent home

— Seattle mayor bans police use of a type of tear gas for 30 days.

— Phoenix woman says her brother's death three years ago was similar to Floyd's.

— California governor orders end to holds by police that block blood flow to brain.

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Rev. Al Sharpton said the Washington rally he announced this week was being planned for Aug. 28, the anniversary of the day MLK gave his “I Have a Dream” speech.