Derek Chauvin reacts as his verdict is read out in court in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. (Source: Washington Post)
Derek Chauvin reacts as his verdict is read out in court in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. (Source: Washington Post)

Headlines:

Derek Chauvin found guilty on all counts in George Floyd murder: After just over one day of deliberation, a jury found the former Minneapolis police officer guilty of second degree murder; third degree murder and second degree manslaughter. (Source: AP) Activists cheered the verdict and expressed hope for fundamental police reforms. (Source: USA Today) In Lancaster, community leaders said they were relieved, but emphasized the need for ongoing work to fight injustice. (Source: LNP)

Pa. officials call for raising minimum wage: Gov. Tom Wolf's administration is pushing to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $12 an hour, then gradually up to $15. (Source: WGAL)

Advocates rally for legalizing marijuana: Among the speakers at the demonstration on the state Capitol steps was Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, who said legalization would bring jobs, tax revenue and increased personal freedom for Pennsylvanians. (Source: CBS 21)

Lancaster air quality among nation's worst: The region once again ranks toward the bottom of the American Lung Association's annual report, coming in 24th from last among 216 areas. (Source: LNP)

National/world roundup: U.S. State Department advises against travel to 80% of countries. (Source: ABC News) Columbus police kill girl, 16, wielding knife. (Source: USA Today) Putin warns of harsh consequences if U.S. crosses Russia's 'red lines.' (Source: Reuters) Former president George W. Bush publishes book of immigrant portraits. (Source: NPR)

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