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Live Updates | Release of video of Tyre Nichols' beating

Jan. 27, 2023 22:55 PM EST

The Latest on the release of a Memphis Police Department video showing the beating of Tyre Nichols, who later died. WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are both condemning the Memphis police beating of Tyre Nichols that ended in his death. ...

Tyre Nichols remembered as beautiful soul with creative eye

Jan. 27, 2023 23:56 PM EST

On most weekends, Tyre Nichols would head to the city park, train his camera on the sky and wait for the sun to set. “Photography helps me look at the world in a more creative way. It expresses me in ways I cannot write down for people,” he wrote on his website. He preferred...

Tyre Nichols' brutal beating by police shown on video

Jan. 27, 2023 23:48 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities released video footage Friday showing Tyre Nichols being beaten by five Memphis police officers who held the Black motorist down and repeatedly struck him with their fists, boots and batons as he screamed for his mother. The video is filled with...

A timeline of events in Tyre Nichols arrest, death

Jan. 27, 2023 23:47 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A timeline of events in the Tyre Nichols case, which sparked state and federal investigations into police brutality and led to murder and other charges against the five officers involved in his arrest this month: — Jan. 7: Tyre Nichols is pulled over by...

Timberwolves top Memphis after moment of silence for Nichols

Jan. 27, 2023 23:36 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 13 of his 25 points in the third quarter as Minnesota extended its lead, D’Angelo Russell added 19 points and the Timberwolves topped the short-handed Memphis Grizzlies 111-100 on Friday night. The Grizzlies took the court minutes after v...

Grizzlies, other NBA teams speak out on Tyre Nichols' death

Jan. 27, 2023 23:06 PM EST

Memphis Grizzlies coach Taylor Jenkins watched a televised interview on Friday of Tyre Nichols’ mother speaking about the loss of her son, and lost control of his emotions. “I cried,” Jenkins said. The outrage, frustration, sadness and anger was evident around...

Sheriff: 2 deputies who appeared at scene of Tyre Nichols beating have been relieved of duty pending internal probe

Jan. 27, 2023 22:08 PM EST
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Sheriff: 2 deputies who appeared at scene of Tyre Nichols beating have been relieved of duty pending internal probe.

Biden says he is 'outraged' after seeing video of Memphis police beating of Tyre Nichols, calls for 'peaceful protest'

Jan. 27, 2023 19:51 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Biden says he is 'outraged' after seeing video of Memphis police beating of Tyre Nichols, calls for 'peaceful protest.'

Officers left Tyre Nichols slumped over for several minutes as they milled around after they beat the Black man

Jan. 27, 2023 19:29 PM EST
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Officers left Tyre Nichols slumped over for several minutes as they milled around after they beat the Black man.

Body camera video shows Tyre Nichols being held down, struck by officers and screaming for his mother

Jan. 27, 2023 19:12 PM EST
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Body camera video shows Tyre Nichols being held down, struck by officers and screaming for his mother.