5 things for Houstonians to know for Tuesday, June 2

A demonstrator walks with a sign during a protest Monday, June 1, 2020, in Anaheim, Calif., over the death of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
A demonstrator walks with a sign during a protest Monday, June 1, 2020, in Anaheim, Calif., over the death of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

Here are things you need to know for Tuesday, June 2:

1. Medical examiner lists Floyd’s death a homicide, says heart stopped while police restrained him and compressed his neck

A Minneapolis medical examiner has classified George Floyd’s death as a homicide, saying his heart stopped as police restrained him and compressed his neck.

Floyd’s family said Monday that its independent autopsy found Floyd died by asphyxiation, and their attorney called for charges against the police officer to be upgraded to first-degree murder.

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2. COVID-19 presents new challenges as you create your family’s hurricane plan

It’s the first day of hurricane season and forecasters are predicting it’s going to be a busy one.

We’ve already had two named storms before the season even started, and now there’s a tropical depression near the Yucatan Peninsula that could get a name this week.