United States  

As Minneapolis and the nation mourns, George Floyd memorial at Cup Foods is 'like a Mecca'

USATODAY.com Thursday, 4 June 2020
Outside the Cup Foods store where George Floyd was killed, his name, picture and memory are everywhere. The crowds gather for reasons unseen.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Reuters Studio - Published
News video: George Floyd's brother urges peaceful protests

George Floyd's brother urges peaceful protests 01:37

Large crowds of mourners paid their respects to George Floyd, on Monday (June 1) at a growing memorial outside the Cup Foods grocery store where the unarmed black man lost his life while in police custody.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Minneapolis Minneapolis Largest city in Minnesota

Bitter cold impacts millions from Midwest to Northeast

The eastern half of the county is experiencing more dangerous icy weather. CBS Minneapolis station WCCO's Nina Moini tracks the freezing temperatures.
CBS News

Warmer temperatures ahead as polar vortex eases grip on U.S.

Temperatures across the country will be on the rise as the worst of the polar vortex is now over. Minnesota was one of the hardest hit, and Wednesday will be the..
CBS News

Low-income Minn. drivers get lift from social worker with flair for repairs

It's a social worker's job to improve the lives of his or her clients -- in short, to give them a lift. Manuel Bojorquez shares the story of a social worker in..
CBS News

Cop fired over racist Christmas tree decorations reinstated

The Minneapolis officer is back on the force amid a push for arbitration reform in the wake of George Floyd's killing.
CBS News

New George Floyd Body Cam Video Shows Horrified Crowd, Pleas for His Life

George Floyd had at least 8 civilian onlookers, including a Minneapolis firefighter, pleading for his life ... and this newly released police body cam shows the..
TMZ.com

Mecca Mecca Saudi Arabian city and capital of the Makkah province

Pilgrims respect social distancing during final walk around the Kaaba [Video]

Pilgrims respect social distancing during final walk around the Kaaba

Muslims pilgrims in the Mecca took part in the final tawaf on haj on Sunday by walking seven laps around the Kaaba, a stone structure that is the most sacred in Islam and the direction which Muslims face to pray.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 00:38Published
Haj pilgrims gather for second day of stoning of devil ritual [Video]

Haj pilgrims gather for second day of stoning of devil ritual

Muslim pilgrims in Saudi Arabia took part in the second day of the symbolic stoning of the devil near Mecca on Saturday but maintained social distancing in a ritual that usually brings millions of worshippers from all over the world shoulder to shoulder.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:02Published
Turks hold first Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia mosque [Video]

Turks hold first Eid prayers at Hagia Sophia mosque

Eid al-Adha -- the Feast of Sacrifice -- is one of the most important holidays in the Muslim Calendar. It includes the pilgrimage to holy city of Mecca, the haj, which is one of the five pillars of Islam.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:02Published
The chosen few enjoy Mecca's Haj pilgrimage [Video]

The chosen few enjoy Mecca's Haj pilgrimage

Pilgrims performed their main Tawaf, the act of going around the Kaaba seven times, following the first day of a symbolic stoning of the devil ritual on Friday.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:03Published
Mecca's Grand Mosque perfumed ahead of Haj [Video]

Mecca's Grand Mosque perfumed ahead of Haj

Saudi authorities started perfuming the holy sites of Mecca's Grand Mosque and the Prophet's Mosque in Medina on Monday ahead of the start of Haj.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:07Published

Related videos from verified sources

Flowers and murals adorn memorial built for George Floyd in Minneapolis [Video]

Flowers and murals adorn memorial built for George Floyd in Minneapolis

The video from June 11 shows the memorial that the Minneapolis community built to honor the life of George Floyd, who was killed by a police officer.

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:18Published
A Minute Of Kindness: Piano Player Lifts Mood In Minneapolis [Video]

A Minute Of Kindness: Piano Player Lifts Mood In Minneapolis

Travelling pianist Davide Martello drove 12 hours to perform for mourners at the memorial for George Floyd in Minneapolis this week. The musician, also known as Klavierkunst, hoped his music would help..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 00:53Published
George Floyd’s funeral: Hundreds pay tributes amid calls for racial justice [Video]

George Floyd’s funeral: Hundreds pay tributes amid calls for racial justice

Hundreds packed a church in Houston for the funeral of George Floyd, at the conclusion of six days of mourning after his killing by a police officer in Minneapolis. Family members honoured his..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 02:02Published

Related news from verified sources

Watch ViacomCBS’ Powerful 8-Minute, 46-Second Blackout Video Tribute to George Floyd Here

Watch ViacomCBS’ Powerful 8-Minute, 46-Second Blackout Video Tribute to George Floyd Here
ViacomCBS is honoring George Floyd with an eight-minute and 46-second blackout video, symbolizing the length of time that Floyd was suffocated by a police...
The Wrap Also reported by •USATODAY.com

Houston's Hip-Hop Scene Remembers George Floyd

George Floyd, whose death sparked nationwide protests, was a rapper in Houston earlier in his life. NPR's David Greene speaks with Floyd's former collaborators...
NPR Also reported by •MediaiteCBS News

U.K. Rallies In Support Of U.S. Protests Over Death Of George Floyd

Britons rally in London's Hyde Park to protest the killing of Floyd George and other Americans who have died at the hands of police.
NPR Also reported by •CNA

Tweets about this