The mayor of Portland has demanded US president Donald Trump remove federal law enforcement from the city.
Officers have deployed tear gas rounds into a crowd of protesters in Oregon.
Newly available body-camera video from two Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s arrest shows a panicked and fearful Mr Floyd pleading with the officers in the minutes before his death.
George Floyd’s family has filed a lawsuit against the city of Minneapolis and the four police officers charged in his death.
A 12-year-old boy whose poignant song about growing up black in America went viral amid the protests sweeping the country has been signed by a major record label.
Around 1,000 anti-racism campaigners took part in a Black Lives Matter protest in Aberdeen city centre today.
A Minnesota prosecutor has said he will not charge two police officers over the fatal shooting of a black man last month.