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Ex-cops charged in Floyd death want separation from Chauvin

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyd's civil rights are asking that their federal trials be separated from the trial of Derek Chauvin, who has already been convicted on state murder charges for kneeling on Floyd's neck as the Black man pleaded for air.

Suspects in the triple homicide near Holmen have been arrested

(WKBT) – The two suspects from Friday’s triple homicide in the town of Hamilton, Khamthaneth Rattanasack and Nya Thao, were arrested Wednesday night and early Thursday, according to a news release from the La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office. The Portage County Sheriff’s Office took Rattanasack into custody at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in Amherst, which is east of Stevens Point….