1. Many predicted riots after George Zimmerman was found not guilty and some people circulated this video of “riots in Miami” (it’s actually of the 2011 Vancouver Stanley Cup riot).
2. However, peaceful protests are happening in cities across America.
3. San Francisco:
LIVE: San Francisco #Zimmerman verdict protest march: http://t.co/uz3H1rDOdu - via @DanMilanoABC
Protesters in San Francisco rally against the Zimmerman acquittal #TrayvonMartin #Zimmerman #SF #Protest #Mission
5. Washington, D.C.:
Russ Ptacek, WUSA9
Now: Zimmerman trial verdict protest shuts down 14th and U in Washington DC. Peaceful.
.@Bossip @jasoncherkis #trayvon protest signs in DC
Benjamin R. Freed
#TrayvonMartin march headed up 18th Street into heart of Adams Morgan.
8. Tallahassee (despite what this person claims, this image is NOT from Miami):
People gather in front of capital building in Miami, Florida to protest Zimmerman verdict.
- The U.S. government is suing Ferguson, Missouri, after the city tried to change a negotiated police reform settlement.
- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dropped out of the 2016 Republican presidential race after poor results in New Hampshire.
- Twitter's shares fell steeply in after-hours trading after they reported a decline in monthly users 📉