Tire Nichols latest news: Parents to attend Biden’s State of the Union as deadly Memphis police beating video leaves questions

Protesters march in Memphis after video released of Tire Nichols being beaten by police Sign up to our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up to our free US Evening Headlines email The parents of Tire Nichols – RowVaughn Wells and Rodney Wells – have accepted an invitation from … Read more

Chiefs vs. Bengals score, takeaways: Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City advance to Super Bowl on game-winning FG

The Kansas City Chiefs have avenged their AFC Championship loss of a year ago and finally got into the win column against Joe Burrow and the Bengals, defeating Cincinnati 23-20 in the conference title game Sunday to advance to Super Bowl LVII. Harrison Butker was able to kick the 45-yard game-winning field goal after Patrick … Read more

Startup aims to advance neutral atoms quantum computing

PASQAL, a leader in neutral atoms quantum computing, announced it secured a €100 million equity Series B raise led by new investor Temasek, a global investment company headquartered in Singapore. Other new investors include the European Innovation Council (EIC) Fund, Wa’ed Ventures and Bpifrance, through its Large Venture Fund. Continuing investors include Quantonation, the Defense … Read more

Tyre Nichols’ police beating death drew nationwide outrage, fueling protests and calls for reform

Editor’s Note: This article contains graphic videos and descriptions of violence. CNN — As protesters gathered across US cities over the weekend following the Memphis police beating that led to the death of 29-year-old Tire Nicholsofficials have said the investigation into the incident will continue amid questions about whether there could be additional charges. The … Read more

Illegal crossings at the Canadian border surge during the migrant crisis

Border Patrol agents in new yorkVermont and New Hampshire apprehended more people illegally entering the US from Canada in the past three months than in the previous two years combined, authorities say. Officials in the states, which make up the federal agency’s eastern “Swanton Sector,” saw a 743% increase in apprehensions and encounters between Oct. … Read more

Why you need to prioritize protein at breakfast

Leslie Beck, a Toronto-based private practice dietitian, is director of food and nutrition at Medcan. Follow her on Twitter @LeslieBeckRD Chances are, you know the benefits of eating enough protein. The sought-after nutrient supports muscle-building, immune health and wound healing, to name only a few of its vital functions. You might not, however, give much … Read more

Two people in crisis shot dead by police, two years apart. Will Massachusetts rethink armed response to mental health emergencies?

Almost exactly two years later, another police shooting unfolded with dismaying similarity in Cambridge. On Jan. 4, 20-year-old Sayed Faisal was fatally shot by police after authorities said he wielded a knife at them. The University of Massachusetts Boston student, officials said, was using the knife to cut himself before he was approached by officers. … Read more

RNC promises to be independent from Trump in 2024. Can it succeed?

DANA POINT, Calif. — Driving debate at last week’s Republican National Committee meeting there was one big question: Can the official party apparatus truly be neutral in the 2024 GOP presidential primaries? For years, the RNC has been closely tied to former President Donald Trump’s political operation, but in the coming cycle, a number of … Read more