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More journalists injured covering George Floyd protests

May 31, 2020 - Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The first time officers shot rubber bullets at MSNBC host Ali Velshi and his crew Saturday night in Minneapolis, he was willing to believe that the officials didn't know they were press. The second time, Velshi said, they knew and shot anyway.

"We put our hands up and yelled, 'We're media!'" Velshi said. "They responded, 'We don't care!' and they opened fire a second time."

Velshi, who said he was hit in the leg by a rubber bullet, is just one of many journalists a...