5 things for Houstonians to know for Thursday, April 22

President Joe Biden, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, speaks Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at the White House in Washington, after former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President Joe Biden, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, speaks Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at the White House in Washington, after former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

Here are things to know for Thursday, April 22:

1. 16-year-old accidentally shot to death by another teen playing with gun in east Harris County, deputies say

A 16-year-old boy is dead following a shooting that occurred inside of a vacant house Wednesday, Harris County Sherriff’s Office confirmed.

Deputies said four teenagers were inside of the home playing with a gun when it went off, accidentally shooting the teen.

The 16-year-old boy was transported to the hospital where he later died, deputies said.

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2. Biden to America after Floyd verdict: ‘We can’t stop here’

President Joe Biden said the conviction of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd “can be a giant step forward” for the nation in the fight against systemic racism. But he declared that “it’s not enough.”