“Investigate” in the news

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Publications and example sentences

· Houston's police chief wins national praise — but faces local anger over shootings and transparency  
The Houston Police Department has asked the FBI to investigate.
· D.C. National Guard opens investigation after helicopters flown low over protesters  
Specifically, Walker said that the agency is investigating the use of medical evacuation helicopters as part of the Joint Task Force DC operation.
The Independent
· Madeleine McCann disappearance: the new suspect and what we know  
Scotland Yard said they started investigating the man as a suspect after a police appeal on the 10th anniversary of Madeleine’s disappearance in 2017 resulted in “significant information” being received.
The New York Times
· Man Shelters Over 70 Protesters Fleeing Arrest in His Washington Home  
“Believing that there were burglaries occurring and that residences were being entered, the police did deploy pepper spray,” he said, adding that the officers’ use of the spray would be investigated, as would allegations of excessive force.
The Wall Street Journal
· Regrets, Rod’s Had a Few  
The government official who oversaw the collusion investigation acknowledged that while there was never any evidence Donald Trump colluded with Russia, there was evidence Russia helped create the pretext for our government to investigate Donald Trump.
Seeking Alpha
· Voestalpine AG (VLPNF) CEO Herbert Eibensteiner on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript  
There shouldn't always be 100% of its operation, but the boundary conditions should be investigated much better in order then to be in a sustainably optimized condition.
· 'Not being fully free': The toll of everyday racism on black Americans  
The Kerner Commission — appointed by President Lyndon Johnson to investigate the causes of 1960s riots across the country — pinpointed the roots of unrest.
The Independent
· ‘Obamagate’: Senate hearing with former deputy AG Rosenstein gives glimpse into Republicans’ aggressive 2020 strategy  
But there was enough “reasonable suspicion” about other Trump aides possibly colluding with Russians to continue investigating such claims when he appointed Mr Mueller as special counsel in May 2017.
· 3 more Minneapolis officers charged in George Floyd death, Derek Chauvin charges elevated  
Lane and Kueng were the first officers to arrive at scene that night, as they investigated a possible fake $20 bill being passed at the Cup Foods grocery store, according to the criminal complaint against Chauvin.
The New York Times
· German Man Is Suspected in Case of Missing Girl, Madeleine McCann  
German authorities are investigating a 43-year-old sex offender in connection with the 2007 disappearance of the 3-year-old girl from a hotel room in Portugal.