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Why Rep. Omar disagrees with Abrams about MLB decision

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Why Rep. Omar disagrees with Abrams about MLB decision

Why Rep. Omar disagrees with Abrams about MLB decision

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Ilhan Omar (D-MN) speaks to CNN’s Jake Tapper about Georgia’s new voting law that critics deem restrictive, and Major League Baseball’s decision to move its All-Star game out of Atlanta in response to the law.


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Ilhan Omar Ilhan Omar U.S. Representative from Minnesota

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Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota joins CNN’s Jake Tapper to respond to the emotional first week of the trial for the former police officer charged with George Floyd’s murder.

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Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that the trial into George Floyd’s murder has “unearthed so much trauma” for the people of Minneapolis.

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Rep. Ilhan Omar on the media's coverage of immigration [Video]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) talks with Brian Stelter about how the southern border and immigration issues are framed in the media. She says most conversations have focused on “the political football of who’s attacking who on immigration instead of actually talking about the real situation” and she urges “empathy, sympathy and understanding” about the plight of migrants.

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Stelter asks Omar about media restrictions at the border [Video]

Stelter asks Omar about media restrictions at the border

Brian Stelter brings up the Biden administration’s lack of transparency and Rep. Ilhan Omar says coverage of immigration should be centered around the people who are affected. “We seem to forget that people who are fleeing unspeakable violence are not checking their Twitter feeds or news outlets to see if the country they’re fleeing to is welcoming them today,” she says.

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Major League Baseball Major League Baseball Professional baseball league

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DeSantis to sign Florida bill limiting ballot access [Video]

DeSantis to sign Florida bill limiting ballot access

Florida's legislature on Thursday passed sweeping voting restrictions, including stricter requirements about drop box staffing and requiring voters to apply more frequently for mail-in ballots. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

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MLB Partners With Topps to Release NFT Baseball Card Series [Video]

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Major League Baseball has announced its latest venture into the world of cryptocurrency; NFTs

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Georgia (U.S. state) Georgia (U.S. state) State of the United States of America

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Demand for gas spikes after pipeline cyberattack [Video]

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Supplies of gasoline tightened further in parts of the U.S. on Tuesday as the shutdown of the nation’s biggest fuel pipeline by hackers entered its fifth day, raising concern about price spikes at the pumps ahead of the summer driving season. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

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Smerconish: Joint rally of GOP's 2 lightning rods a troublesome sign [Video]

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Jake Tapper Jake Tapper American political journalist, author, and cartoonist

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Previously healthy 15-year-old girl dies of coronavirus

CNN’s Jake Tapper reports.

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Clyburn: 'This Republican Party is losing its way on all fronts' [Video]

Clyburn: 'This Republican Party is losing its way on all fronts'

House Majority Whip Rep. James Clyburn of South Carolina joins CNN’s Jake Tapper to discuss the divide within the Republican Party over Donald Trump and the prospects for bipartisanship on Capitol Hill.

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On GPS: Jake Tapper on the GOP and his new novel [Video]

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The CNN anchor and author of “The Devil May Dance” talks politics with Fareed, and explains why he invented a Frank Sinatra song for his new book.

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White House coronavirus response coordinator Jeff Zients tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that the nation is turning the corner on the pandemic.

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Minnesota Minnesota State of the United States of America

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Minnesota attorney general Keith Ellison and CNN’s Omar Jimenez discuss the importance of the video evidence in the Chauvin trial.

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More clashes in Minnesota after police shoot, kill Black man [Video]

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Hundreds of protesters faced off against police on Monday in the Minneapolis suburb where an officer fatally shot Daunte Wright.

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Black officer: My heart skips a beat when I see a cop car behind me [Video]

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Blair Anderson, the police chief of St. Cloud, Minnesota, tells CNN’s John Berman how he feels when he sees a police car behind him and shares his own experience with racial discrimination.

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Sharpton blames 'stench of racism' in Wright death [Video]

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Speaking at Daunte Wright's funeral, Reverend Al Sharpton has rebuked police over the possibility the 20-year-old black man, shot and killed during a traffic stop in Minneapolis, was pulled over for having air fresheners on his mirror.He said: "air fresheners is to keep the bad odours out. When we come today, as the air fresheners for Minnesota, we trying to get the stench of police brutality out of the atmosphere. We're trying to get the stench of racism out of the atmosphere. We're trying to get the stench of racial profiling out of the atmosphere. "We come to Minnesota as air fresheners because your air is to odorous for us to breathe. We can't breathe in your stinking air no more."

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A smile 'worth a million dollars': Wright laid to rest [Video]

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Hundreds of mourners filled a Minneapolis church on Thursday for the funeral of Daunte Wright, a Black man whose shooting by police after a traffic stop has sparked fresh concerns over the way cops treat people of color. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.

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NBA All-Star Game All-Star Game in the NBA

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Legendary sportscaster and CNN contributor, Bob Costas, reacts to news that Major League Baseball is moving the All-Star Game and draft from Atlanta in response to Georgia’s recently passed laws that placed new restrictions on voting.

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MLB moving All-Star Game from Georgia after voting law [Video]

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Major League Baseball announced that this season’s All-Star Game and draft will not be held in Atlanta in response to Georgia’s recently passed laws that placed new restrictions on voting.

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Atlanta Atlanta Capital of Georgia, United States

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