Police fatally shot Jayland Walker, a 25-year-old Black man, while he fled a traffic stop Monday. His death drew protesters to city buildings and prompted officials to cancel Akron’s Fourth of July festival.
Hart Island, a scruffy one-mile slice of land in Long Island Sound, is the nation’s largest public cemetery. It was created for the poor, but it increasingly serves a surprising range of people as the pandemic has fueled a surge in unclaimed bodies.
The new depiction of the Secret Service — which has endured controversy from a prostitution scandal and security missteps during the Obama years to allegations of politicization under Trump — has cast new doubt on the agency's independence and credibility.