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Saturday May 30th, 2020 night edition

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The officer who held his knee to the neck of George Floyd has been arrested in connection with his death.

The arrest of Derek Chauvin was announced by Minnesota DPS Commissioner John Harrington.

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman has said he will announce new developments in the Floyd case at 1 p.m., suggesting that criminal charges may soon follow.

Chauvin, a 19-year veteran of Minneapolis PD, was fired on Tuesday following Floyd's death on Monday.

The arrest was made by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, which has been conducting the investigation into Floyd's death.

Video taken at the scene showed Chauvin holding his knee to Floyd's neck for several minutes, with Floyd saying "help" and "I can't breathe" while he was held. »

Arresting officer in George Floyd case taken into custody by BCA

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Former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder, manslaughter in George Floyd's death, Hennepin County attorney says.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the FBI at 1-800-CALLFBI (800-225-5324) or the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension at 651-793-7000.

Breaking: I was with George Floyd’s fiancé when news broke an officer has been arrested @kstp — Eric Chaloux (@EChalouxKSTP) May 29, 2020. »

What happens in the brain during an orgasm?

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pituitary gland - releases beta-endorphins, which decrease - releases beta-endorphins, which decrease pain ; oxytocin, which increases feelings of trust; and vasopressin, which increases bonding.

Dr. Gert Holstege stated that the brain during an orgasm looks much like the brain of a person taking heroin.

The scans didn't show the same brain activity of a woman during an actual orgasm. »

Trump needs Twitter, but Twitter doesn’t need him

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If you were to sum up the reason for Donald Trump’s successful 2016 presidential campaign in one word, it would be Twitter.

But now, Trump is attempting to destroy his maker after Twitter fact-checked a tweet of his about mail-in ballots.

For all the bluster, Trump is ignoring a sorry truth: he needs Twitter, but Twitter doesn’t need him. »